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.
DreamWorks Animations' AwesomenessTV YouTube network is bringing its brand offline with the launch of the pop-up shop Scene@AwesomenessTV in Los Angeles, Calif.
The new animated series “Angry Birds Stella” has debuted on Rovio Entertainments in-app and web-based TV channel, ToonsTV.
ToonBox Entertainment and the Canadian Red Cross have partnered for CRC’s Violence, Bullying and Abuse Prevention educational program.
The advertising-campaign-turned-brand Dumb Ways to Die continues to build its licensing program with the addition Australian publisher The Five Mile Press.
Sequential Brands Group has partnered with television and online retailer HSN to offer The Franklin Mint branded collectible and memorabilia products to consumers.
To borrow from a popular Internet-based TV series, streaming services are ‘the new black.’
IDW Publishing has tapped Ruckus Media Group as the distributor for its line of Hasbro comic books and other Hasbro content.
The Disney/ABC Television Group and Yahoo have extended and expanded their content partnership to include the network's top TV shows and integrate Yahoo content.
Authentic Brands Group has partnered with the China-based media company DMG Entertainment to co-develop the Mini Marilyn character, inspired by Marilyn Monroe.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association will host the webinar “How Much are Your Brand Assets/Licensees Worth?” Wednesday.
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