This year's toy fair season will culminate in New York City with a remarkable lineup of blockbuster toys from the world's largest licensors and licensees.
VIZ Media Europe has revealed its plans to release new products and content this year for the animated television series “Yo-Kai Watch.”
Rubik’s has teamed up with Fantasma Magic to create a range of themed magic sets.
The Smiley Company has partnered with Terrier Worldwide to create Egg-Moji, an interchangeable figurine with collectible accessories for customization.
Kidrobot has partnered with watch collector turned artist Dan Tanenbaum for a new Dunny range, titled Watch Parts Custom Dunny Series.
American Girl and Taylor Guitars have teamed up for a life-size Taylor GS Mini acoustic guitar that matches the doll-sized version of American Girl’s singer-songwriter character Tenney Grant.
Toy and apparel company Super7 has teamed up with Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, the studio behind “Robot Chicken,” to create a new animated television series based on Super7’s toy line The Worst.
The Entertainer, a multi-channel high street toy retailer in the U.K., has revealed that it will open two new stores in Truro, Cornwall, and Northampton, Bedfordshire.
The 17th Annual Toy of the Year Awards, hosted by the Toy Industry Association, honored the best toys and games of the year, including License of the Year–Spin Master’s “Paw Patrol.”
Loot Crate has revealed two exclusive lines of collectible figures that will be part of select subscription lines, including the WWE Slam Crate and the Halo Legendary Crate.
USAopoly, a developer and manufacturer of board games, collectibles and puzzles, has launched a new designer collectibles division, titled Project Raygun.
Activision, makers of the video game “Skylanders SuperChargers,” has teamed with the organization Autism Speaks to “Light it up Blue” with new toys to raise awareness for autism.
Disney has tapped licensee Cartamundi for a two-in-one card game and snap game inspired by Disney’s Princesses and Disney Pixar’s Cars.
The Smiley Company has been tapped as the master licensee (outside of puzzles) for Rubik’s Brand, makers of the iconic Rubik’s Cube.
Hasbro and Paramount Pictures have hired 10 writers to develop a cross-property, interconnected on-screen universe for the toy company.
Tokidoki, the Japanese pop culture brand meaning “sometimes,” has unveiled a new character–the Mermicorno–and accompanying merchandise.
DreamWorks Animation has tapped Scentco to produce an exclusive line of scented toys and stationery in anticipation of its upcoming movie Trolls, in theaters Nov. 4.
American Greetings Entertainment will celebrate the Care Bears’ 35th anniversary next year with a slate of new retail, promotional and licensing partners across multiple categories.
Activision Publishing has partnered with McDonald’s to include “Skylanders Superchargers” toys in Happy Meals at participating McDonald’s restaurants across North America.
Microsoft and 343 Industries have partnered with a number of licensees to launch a range of new merchandise inspired by the “Halo” video game franchise.
Sony Pictures Television has tapped Bif Bang Pow! to create an all-new line of “Shark Tank” collectible products.
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