With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
The Pokémon Company International will celebrate Pokémon Day, which commemorates the launch of the first Pokémon games, with a raft of merchandise, in-game activations and more.
Disney Consumer Products and Random House have joined forces to publish new chapter books inspired by the new animated series “Tangled: The Series.”
Toei Animation will revive its classic brand “Mazinger Z” for an upcoming feature film.
Outfit7’s flagship property “Talking Tom and Friends,” the animated series based on the “Talking Tom and Friends” app franchise, is now available on Netflix in a host of regions.
VIZ Media Europe has revealed its plans to release new products and content this year for the animated television series “Yo-Kai Watch.”
Boat Rocker Rights, Boat Rocker Media’s content distribution, sales and licensing division, has entered a long-term co-production and worldwide distribution deal with Mobius.Lab Productions.
Fox Interactive and TinyCo have revealed the development of “Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow,” a new game for mobile devices.
Disney Channel has made an early commitment to a second season of “Tangled: The Series” ahead of the series’ launch.
Polyblank Designs has partnered with Cuppa Coffee Studios to develop a new animated series inspired by the Pets Rock brand.
Toy and apparel company Super7 has teamed up with Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, the studio behind “Robot Chicken,” to create a new animated television series based on Super7’s toy line The Worst.
Nickelodeon will make two new films based on its heritage portfolio of TV brands–a live action TV movie inspired by the 1990s game show “Legends of the Hidden Temple” and an animated “Hey Arnold” movie.
DreamWorks Animation has tapped licensee Clementoni to create “Dinotrux”-themed interactive puzzles.
Studio 100 International has appointed International Merchandising Consultants as the licensing agent for its flagship property “Heidi” in Argentina.
Entertainment One has acquired a 65 percent interest in David Garfinkle and Jay Renfroe’s production company Renegade 83.
Amazon will debut its new original kids series “Thunderbirds Are Go,” April 22, on Prime Video in the U.S., U.K., Germany and Austria.
Hasbro’s Play-Doh has partnered with Turner’s Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito for a Play-Doh Town sponsorship deal, which includes TV, digital and social media activity across the U.K.
Nelvana will showcase several of its new animated series at MIPTV this year.
Cartoon Network has tapped IDW Publishing to create a new comic series based on the recent re-launch of “The Powerpuff Girls.”
Nickelodeon has partnered with KidZania Singapore to launch the Nickelodeon Acting Academy and Theatre in the country.
NYC & Company, New York City’s official marketing organization, has named Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles as the official NYC Family Ambassadors.
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