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.
Online world developer Wildworks has appointed Jazwares as the master toy partner for its "Animal Jam" game brand.
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.
Amazon has unveiled its 2014 Holiday Toy List, a curated list of the hottest new products for kids.
Rovio Entertainment has entered into an agreement with China’s Guogou Group to build nine Angry Birds family entertainment centers over the course of four years.
RJM Licensing has signed on to represent professional photographer Lara Jo Regan’s collection, Dogs in Cars.
Amazon Studios has signed the film director Woody Allen to write and direct his first-ever television series.
Sony has sold its online gaming division Sony Online Entertainment to the investment management firm Columbus Nova.
As the spring debut of the new "Thunderbirds Are Go" TV series nears, ITV Studios Global Entertainment is continuing to accelerate its licensing plans for the new show.
Hasbro has joined forces with singer and actress Demi Lovato to promote its Twister Moves line, which lets players track their skips, hoops and moves.
Internet star Grumpy Cat has joined forces with a number of new licensees for a comic book series, a new app and more.
Verizon has teamed with DreamWorks and its multi-channel YouTube network AwesomenessTV to launch several new channels on its Internet-based content service.
RRKidz, the company that re-launched "Reading Rainbow" in 2011, has appointed Brand Central to develop its consumer products program.
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