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.
To build on the premiere of its new preschool superhero series "PJ Masks," eOne is planning comprehensive digital strategy.
Endemol Shine Group and AwesomenessTV have entered into a strategic partnership to extend the international reach of the AwesomenessTV brand.
Cartoon Network EMEA will soon launch a digital service, "Cartoon Network Anything," which allows viewers and users to tailor their entertainment offerings.
Corus Entertainment and Bento Box Entertainment are teaming for the creation of a Canadian animation company aimed at creating content for the coveted 18- to 34-year-old demographic.
DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, in partnership with Mattel, have launched the first activations in the new DC Super Hero Girls initiative.
Former Warner Bros., Sony Pictures and FremantleMedia executive Sander Schwartz will serve as president of the kids' social media network Grom Social.
PercyVites has added Silvergate Media's “Octonauts” brand to its roster of digital party invitations and thank you notes.
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has now launched its official online store PlayStation Gear, in 22 countries around the world.
Zodiak Kids Studios entered a co-development deal with Coolabi Group to adapt the book series Sea Quest into an action-adventure CGI TV series.
Epic Rights has secured a slate of new licensing partnerships for the rock band KISS in markets around the world.
Mind Candy has signed Giochi Preziosi Group as the European toy partner for its new game brand “World of Warriors.”
Fisher-Price has partnered with global pop icon Shakira to develop a line of baby products and a web series designed to stimulate early childhood development.
Cupcake Digital has acquired fellow app developer Little Bit Studio, creators of the “Bugs and Buttons” app series.
Big Tent Entertainment has joined forces with Brain Power Studio to launch the YouTube property Something Fuzzy, which features animal-themed comedic content.
The Coop has released a new line of pet gear featuring Cartoon Network's animated series "Adventure Time."
Google has acquired the kids' app maker Launchpad Toys in a move to expand its children's offerings.
U.S. video-on-demand online kids' service Kabillion has picked up two series from French producer and distributor Cyber Group Studios.
Disney made a number of announcements at its annual shareholders meeting Thursday, including news of upcoming film releases and its plans for Maker Studios.
Hoho Entertainment has joined forces with the new U.K. digital platform TotallyTween to create “Mimi & Bibi,” an original 26 x 2 animated show for 8- to 10-year-olds.
DC Entertainment, Warner Bros. Animation, Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Mattel have joined forces to launch a new superhero brand aimed at girls.
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