Comic-Con came again, and with it the total transformation of San Diego, Calif., into a pop culture wonderland.
Target unveiled its annual list of top toys for the upcoming holidays, featuring a number of products from licensed brands.
Entertainment One Licensing has added a swath of new partners to the Peppa Pig licensing program in France as the brand is poised to launch at retail.
Toys 'R' Us has unveiled its 2014 Holiday Hot Toy List, featured 36 items selected by play experts as the toys that will be most in-demand this season.
Jazwares has released a new collectible toy brand, Bungees, featuring 48 original characters at retailers including Toys 'R' Us and Walgreens.
The Japanese brand Rilakkuma will come to life at FAO Schwarz in New York City Oct. 11 as the brand makes its way to North America.
Carte Blanche Group is planning a cross-category initiative for its Me to You brand this week with apparel licensee Aykroyds.
Mask-arade has unveiled its latest line of facemasks featuring the characters of "Mrs. Brown's Boys."
The Toy Industry Foundation announced that $100 million worth of toys and games was distributed to children in need since their Toy Bank program was founded.
For the second year, Walmart has turned to the real toy experts–kids ages 18 months to 12 years–to find this holiday season's top 20 toys.
Bleacher Creatures is planning a brand-new line of DC Comics plush figures representing the greatest Super Heroes (and Super Villains) in the galaxy.
Character Options has unveiled the spring toy collection for Electronic Arts' app brand Plants vs. Zombies.
Smithsonian Enterprises has partnered with Sun-Mate for a branded toy line based on the museum’s collection.
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has appointed IMC Toys the global master toy for its video game franchise Invizimals.
Toys ‘R’ Us has unwrapped its 2013 holiday marketing plans, including a new TV campaign that features a real-life prank.
SCS Direct is planning to feature Discovery Communications’ Animal Planet brand in a new collection of its Hatch ‘Em Eggs toys.
Disney is making new characters available for use with its interactive gaming console, Disney Infinity.
Corgi is planning to add to its collection of Bentley die-cast model cars with two new designs that will launch in the second half of 2014.
Hasbro and the playing card brand Cartamundi have partnered to develop a new line of card games based Hasbro’s global brands in Europe.
In conjunction with widened retail distribution in the U.K., RoBel Confectionery will debut a new range of its Tung Toos featuring Hello Kitty.
Augmented reality and licensed toys were in the spotlight at the U.K. Toy Fair in London Jan. 20-22.
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