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New NFLPI licensees, entertainment brands line up for Licensing Expo; and Nickelodeon's "Blaze" arrives at Toys 'R' Us ... this is the news that shaped the week of May 11.
Rainmaker Entertainment, Blockade Entertainment and China’s CNHK Media are bringing PlayStation video game franchise “Ratchet & Clank” to the big screen.
Nintendo has teamed up with Universal Parks & Resorts to bring its iconic characters and games to life in a series of new theme park experiences.
Square Enix and Taito, owner of "Space Invaders" brand, have released several new brand themes to inspire products featuring the classic arcade game.
Disney has revealed details of the newest iteration of its gaming platform, Disney Infinity 3.0, including plans for new Star Wars set and the addition of Tron characters.
Accessories licensee RockLove continues to grow its slate of entertainment brands with new additions including the TV series "Outlander" and Warner Bros.' The Hobbit.
DreamWorks Animation has teamed with video game publisher Little Orbit and developer Vicious Cycle to create a game for the Kung Fu Panda franchise.
Finn, Jake and a host of other characters from Cartoon Network's "Adventure Time" are going on a new adventure in the PlayStation game "LittleBigPlanet 3."
Cartoon Network has teamed with Vicious Cycle to develop a new video game based on its original series "Adventure Time."
SEGA of America and SEGA Europe have added three more titles to the classic games that will be re-released exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS system this year.
Ubisoft is evolving, growing the company from a traditional creator and distributor of console games into a full-fledged entertainment powerhouse.
EA Sports will continue to be the official sports technology partner of the Premier League for the FIFA video game series until 2019.
PQube and Scarab Entertainment will release "Hello Kitty & Sanrio Friends 3D Racing" on Nintendo 3DS systems this winter in Europe.
Fuhu, the creator of the Nabi Android tablet for kids, has released the game app "Karaoke Box" complete with the Disney Karaoke: Frozen song bundle.
Activision Publishing is spreading Skylanders cheer this season with the debut of a special holiday character, a balloon in the Macy’s Parade and new products.
The Pokémon Company International has hired Monika Salazar as its new director of licensing.
K'Nex is showcasing new additions to its Super Mario and Plants vs. Zombies building sets at New York Toy Fair.
Atlantyca Entertainment has signed a licensing agreement with Nintendo to create video game themes featuring the Geronimo Stilton brand.
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