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.
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.
From her very first video in 2009, this social media phenom has established a mega fan base to become one of the most popular YouTube stars, and she has only begun to scratch the surface.
Disney Consumer Products has unveiled a lineup of product partners for the new Marvel Netflix series, "Daredevil."
Endemol Shine International has given Hulu he exclusive streaming video on-demand rights to “Mr Bean: the Animated Series."
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