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Eleague, an eSports organization established by Turner and WME/IMG, and Faceit, a competitive gaming platform, have partnered to produce the “Overwatch” Open tournament.
Level-5 abby has announced a raft of new “Yo-Kai Watch” merchandise that will hit shelves for the back-to-school season.
Twentieth Century Fox and Blue Sky Studios have partnered with Bazooka Candy Brands to feature the upcoming film Ice Age: Collision Course in a co-branded advertising campaign and online game.
Mattel and Ubisoft have joined forces to bring Mattel’s card game, Uno, to Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC.
Video game developer The Coalition has tapped Loot Crate to develop a subscription box based on “Gears of War 4”
Atlantyca Entertainment has expanded its partnership with Nintendo to feature Atlantyca’s “Thea Sisters” brand on a variety of themes for Nintendo 3DS and 2DS systems.
SEGA has tapped U.K. fashion label Drop Dead to create a new range of apparel and accessories featuring “Sonic the Hedgehog.”
Video game merchandise specialist Merchoid, under license from Hasbro and Square Enix, will release a “Final Fantasy VII” Monopoly board game in April 2017.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, The LEGO Group and Lucasfilm have released “LEGO: Star Wars: The Force Awakens” as the newest addition to the LEGO video game franchise.
Warner Bros. and Mojang, the Stockholm, Sweden-based parent company of the popular video game “Minecraft,” announced the Minecraft movie will be released on May 24, 2019 in 3D and IMAX.
Video game developer Daedalic Entertainment is developing a game based on the best-selling novel by Ken Follett, The Pillars of the Earth.
Lionsgate is teaming with producers Avi and Ari Arad to adapt Gearbox Software's blockbuster video game "Borderlands" into a tentpole feature film.
“Skylanders SuperChargers,” the latest iteration of the Activision franchise, is available across Europe today.
Top licensor Activision Blizzard has acquired "Candy Crush" creator King Digital Entertainment for $18.00 a share, a total equity value of $5.9 billion.
Activision Blizzard has acquired Major League Gaming, which creates and streams live gaming events, organizes professional competitions and runs competitive gaming leagues.
Ubisoft has tapped publisher Scholastic for a new collaboration for young adult books based on the video game franchise “Assassin’s Creed.”
Nintendo has partnered with the San Francisco Public Library to host an event to teach kids the basics of video game designs featuring Mario.
Rainmaker Entertainment has released the new film Ratchet & Clank, based on the PlayStation video game series of the same name, on 2,890 screens across North America.
Nintendo has partnered with Jakks Pacific to expand its licensed World of Nintendo range with new figures and plush products.
Nintendo and Vans have joined forces to create an extensive collection of footwear, apparel and accessories celebrating the early days of video games.
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