Comic-Con International continues to be the place to find the latest and most exclusive previews of hotly anticipated films and limited edition products.
Highlights of the new toy line for Star Wars: The Force Awakens were unveiled in an 18-hour "unboxing" event that was broadcast live online from 15 cities around the world.
GameStop, the new owner of online collectibles retailer ThinkGeek, will open a new concept retail store focused entirely on collectibles this fall.
A mobile version of the new game "Skylanders SuperChargers" (launching on all major consoles Sept. 20) will be available for iOS devices in North America Oct. 25.
Moose Toys has tapped Disguise to bring its collectible toy franchise Shopkins to life with a costume and dress-up range.
The LEGO Group has partnered with Disguise to create children’s Halloween costumes, role play items and accessories based on LEGO characters.
Mattel is planning two new video games for its Barbie and Monster High franchises.
Richard Desroches has joined Imports Dragon as director of brands.
Hasbro has teamed with crowdfunding website Indiegogo to find a new face-to-face party game that it will cultivate and bring to market.
Bleacher Creatures is adding the WWE wrestling brand to its line of sports plush figures.
Disney Store is gearing up for Force Friday on Sept. 4, the global release date for product from the upcoming film Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
MetLife has opened The Snoopy and Belle in Fashion exhibit at the New Museum's Sky Room in New York, N.Y., in conjunction with New York Fashion Week.
Platinum Films' "Matt Hatter Chronicles" has strengthened its foothold in the Middle East, with a new multi-territory, three-season deal with Cartoon Network.
Upper Deck has become the official trading card licensee of both the American Hockey League and the Professional Hockey Players' Association.
Animation series “YooHoo & Friends,” is continuing to increase its brand presence across the globe.
Planeta Junior and Studio 100 International have named Spanish toy manufacturer, Famosa as the worldwide master toy partner for the Heidi brand.
Entertainment One Licensing’s Peppa Pig is stepping onto the printed page with a new magazine from Redan Publishing, as well as a trio of other new licensees.
Enthusiasm for Disney's Frozen shows no sign of waning with more than 3 million Elsa and Anna role-play dresses sold and licensees continuing to add new products.
Fisher-Price has hired veteran toy executive Vinnie D’Alleva as senior vice president of Fisher-Price Friends.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has tapped Integrity Toys to create a line of dolls based on "American Horror Story's" third season, "Coven."
Bandai has launched the new toy line for the Australian koala character Smiling Bear at Discover Australia stores in airports across Australia.
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