Multi-channel network Maker Studios is quickly making a name for itself. Now as it further aligns with Disney and has named a dedicated head of licensing, even bigger things are on the horizon.
Highlights of the new toy line for Star Wars: The Force Awakens were unveiled in an 18-hour "unboxing" event that was broadcast live online from 15 cities around the world.
Konami is celebrating the second anniversary of its "Star Wars: Force Collection" mobile card battle game by releasing special card packs.
Brand & Deliver has created a 30-second animation for the cybersecurity software brand Kaspersky Lab under its partnership with Sony Pictures’ Pixels: The Movie.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has released a new video game inspired by the world of Mad Max.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has hired Cynthia Rapp as senior vice president of global creative.
Multi-platform media company Shout! Factory has promoted four of its veteran executives.
Brad Globe will step down from his post as president of Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a position he has held for more than a decade, in spring 2016.
runDisney is adding a second series of Star Wars-inspired races to its 2016 lineup, this time featuring the Dark Side.
Sun City is planning a line of branded apparel and accessories in France for Twentieth Century Fox's upcoming film Ice Age 5: Collision Course.
Disney Store is gearing up for Force Friday on Sept. 4, the global release date for product from the upcoming film Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Producer and distributor Splash Entertainment has created a new feature film division.
U.S. retailer Mattress Firm is collaborating with Disney to promote the upcoming film Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.
Outfit7 has teamed up wit Mythology Entertainment to bring its Talking Tom and Friends digital brand to theaters.
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.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA has appointed Pizzatoon as its first-ever licensing representative in North Africa.
Disney Consumer Products is launching a lineup of new merchandise for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy this holiday season.
Invizimals: The Alliance and Invizimals: A Tale of Two Dimensions are now available on the digital platforms iTunes and PlayStation Network.
Amazon Studios has signed the film director Woody Allen to write and direct his first-ever television series.
Nickelodeon is partnering with Toys 'R' Us for an exclusive marketing program and in-store experience for the upcoming movie, The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water.
IDW Publishing has appointed Idea Patch to lead the licensing efforts for its catalog of comics and graphic novels.
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