Comic-Con came again, and with it the total transformation of San Diego, Calif., into a pop culture wonderland.
Ubisoft is partnering with Upper Deck to create a line of trading cards and gaming accessories for its Assassin's Creed video game franchise.
Iron Man, Captain America and Thor were among the superheroes digitally assembled to escort the "Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes" video game into the U.K. Monday.
Microsoft has acquired Stockholm-based game developer Mojang and its iconic “Minecraft” franchise for $2.5 billion.
Activision Publishing has developed a single- and multi-player singing video game based on the music competition series "The Voice."
SEGA Europe has hired Kay Ferneyhough to join its London-based licensing team as retail license manager.
SEGA has unveiled a star-studded lineup for the Sonic Boom fan event, which will be held in New York City Oct. 4.
DC Thomson has launched a new monthly children’s magazine that focuses on multi-platform gaming and entertainment.
BBC Worldwide is partnering with Microsoft Studios and Mojang to bring Doctor Who to "Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition."
Pre-orders for “Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric” for the Wii U system from Amazon will include an exclusive luminous Sonic Boom character costume pack.
Cartoon Network Enterprises has teamed with Bandai Namco Games Europe and Little Orbit for the third installment in the "Adventure Time" video game franchise.
DCD Publishing has signed a new deal with Reward Studios to bring its digital brand Magic Belles to gaming consoles.
NECA has partnered with 343 Industries for a new global merchandise program featuring the “Halo” video game franchise.
Electronic Arts has appointed licensing veteran Ryan Gagerman as director of licensing as is prepares for new game launches and feature film releases.
SEGA’s Sonic the Hedgehog is getting a fresh look this year in a new multi-platform franchise strategy called Sonic Boom.
K’Nex has released the first line of building toys based on Respawn Entertainment’s upcoming video game “Titanfall.”
Bandai Namco Games Europe is planning a new video game for Nintendo 3DS based on Viz Media’s anime property, Tenkai Knights.
TextPride has developed new digital content for SEGA, MGM, Hearst and a host of other entertainment brands.
Tinderbox has been appointed by Microsoft Studios to develop a global consumer products programs for titles within the Xbox portfolio.
Activision Publishing and hundreds of kids ushered in the launch of the video game “Skylanders SWAP Force” at the Toys ‘R’ Us Times Square.
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