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.
Mattel and its preschool entertainment arm HIT Entertainment have teamed with 9 Story Media Group to reboot the preschool brands "Barney & Friends" and "Angelina Ballerina."
Cartoon Network has lined up five new hard line partners for its animated series "Steven Universe," including Funko, Just Toys and Toy Factory.
The animated series "Masha and the Bear" will take the stage in cities across Italy beginning this month.
Retail marketing company TCC has partnered with the WWRD Group to launch a range of kitchen products featuring celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay.
LEGO has unveiled its first-ever "Doctor Who" construction set.
To build on the premiere of its new preschool superhero series "PJ Masks," eOne is planning comprehensive digital strategy.
Bassett Furniture has extended its partnership with HGTV through 2019.
Cartoon Network Studios is showcasing two upcoming series at MIPCOM–the original company "We Bare Bears" and the upcoming rebooted "Powerpuff Girls."
Mattel has signed a number of broadcast deals for the upcoming CG animated series "Little People," inspired by its Fisher-Price toy brand.
The Japanese phenomenon "Yo-Kai Watch" made its U.S. premiere on Disney XD Monday, with a new episode airing each night this week.
DHX Brands has unveiled the new preschool series "Twirlywoos," commissioned by CBeebies and being produced by DHX Media and Ragdoll Productions.
Turner Broadcasting has promoted Pierre Branco as vice president of Southern Europe and Africa and general manager for France, Portugal and Africa.
Nickelodeon has ordered a 20-episode second season of the new preschool series “Dora and Friends: Into the City!”
Family entertainment company Rainbow celebrated its 20th birthday this year at MIPJunior and MIPCOM, taking place now in Cannes, France.
Mercis and Telescreen (part of the m4e group of companies) have sold the TV series “Miffy’s Adventures Big and Small” to ABC4Kids and Dutch public broadcaster KRO.
FremantleMedia has appointed Samantha Glynne as vice president of branded entertainment in its Digital & Branded Entertainment Division.
British animation company Smallfilms and its licensing agent Coolabi have launched the first official licensed Bagpuss game app.
Studio 100 Film and Maya the Bee will buzz into the North American market.
Nickelodeon and Playmates Toys will launch new Teenage Mutant Ninjas Turtles action figures, of the characters Bebop and Rocksteady, exclusively at Walmart this month.
NFL Players Inc. has selected Bleacher Creatures, which makes plush figures of NFL players, as its first video case study on successful licensees.
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