The anime series ‘Yo-Kai Watch’ has taken Japan by storm. Now the brand is looking west, with plans to launch across Europe, the Americas and Australia/New Zealand.
Coolabi Group is planning a Christmas-themed "Clangers" Facebook campaign–12 Days of Brilliant Surprises–to support the property's new product range.
Jazwares is expanding its action figure and digital brand Tube Heroes to feature more than 40 social media stars.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts unveiled the winners of the 20th annual British Academy Children’s Awards in London on Sunday.
Viz Media has partnered with the e-commerce solutions provider Generator to launch an official online store for the Naruto brand in the U.S. and Canada.
British Olympic diver Tom Daley has teamed with Cartoon Network to launch the next phase of the international anti-bullying campaign CN Buddy Network.
Digital party invitation platform PercyVites has added Sega of America's TV series "Sonic Boom" to its expanding roster of children's licenses.
Playboy Enterprises has launched PlayboyShop.com, a new e-commerce site that is part of the brand's recent transformation strategy.
Level-5 Abby has brought the hit Japanese series "Yo-Kai Watch" to YouTube, just a month after the series made its U.S. debut on Disney XD.
CBS Television Studios will debut a brand-new “Star Trek” television series in January 2017 exclusively on its subscription video-on-demand service CBS All Access.
PercyVites has added the children's book and television character Franklin the Turtle to its expanding selection of children's licenses.
Nickelodeon U.K. has launched a new online experience, Code-It, designed to help kids explore the fundamentals of computer coding.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation are planning a wave of new content inspired by two of the company’s most successful toy lines.
Jakks Pacific has secured the master toy rights for Legendary's film treatment of the video game franchise Warcraft, hitting theaters March 11, 2016.
Fuhu, creator of the kids' Nabi tablet, is signed content deals with Disney and Discovery Communications for its mixed media subscription service Nabi Pass.
The Hollywood Reporter has launched a multi-year partnership with the China's largest Internet service provider Tencent to license its news, articles and videos.
Overstock.com is collaborating with recording artist and reality TV star Bret Michaels for a curated e-store and branded products.
BRB Internacional has re-branded its multi-platform website as AnimaKids.com as part of an overhaul that aims to make the site a destination for bilingual family entertainment.
Viacom International Media Networks is forming a new Commercial Innovation group to help advertisers create customized, content-led campaigns on digital and social media.
The TV networks' annual UpFronts tell a new story in 2015 that looks at content from all angles. For brand licensing, the UpFronts are also a reminder that content is not coming from only linear sources.
Global distributor Jetpack Distribution has obtained a broadcast deal with Southeast Asia’s leading Internet TV service, Iflix.
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