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“Yo-Kai Watch,” the animated series from Dentsu, will make its debut across South and Southeast Asia on action and Anime station Toonami later this month.
MTV International, which spans 160-plus countries/territories and 32 languages, is taking steps to reinvigorate its brand.
Lawless Entertainment has signed a production deal with Mondo TV to co-produce and distribute a new 2D HD-animated series based on Adventures in Duckport.
Viacom International Media Networks announced two major international production deals for Spike TV’s “Lip Sync Battle,” following its international launch at MIPTV 2015.
Dentsu Entertainment USA entered into an agreement with Disney XD in the U.S. to broadcast 26 half-hour episodes of the Japanese animated show “Yo-Kai Watch.”
A team of movie industry executives led by former licensing vet Al Ovadia has opened a new studio, LABS (Los Angeles-Beijing Studios).
Consumer goods company Li & Fung Trading announced a partnership with two of China’s largest retail groups: Shanghai Bailian Group and Beijing Wangfujing Department Store.
Sanrio and EVA Air have collaborated on a Shining Star jet decorated with the images of Hello Kitty and friends.
Hong Kong-based company Animoca Brands is kicking off festivities for Garfield’s 37th birthday with the launch of two new official game apps.
Beer brand Corona will bring more than 150 unique experiences in more than 20 markets with its Corona SunSets festival, produced in partnership with SFX.
Studio 100 International has appointed Sunny Lee as licensing manager in the Asian Pacific region.
A select group will get a chance to experience Cartoon Network Amazone in Bang Saray, Thailand before the park opens to the public.
Nutri Ventures has appointed d-rights to represent its healthy eating brand in Pan Asia.
DT Home Marks International and Wonu have partnered to introduce the Trump Home brand exclusively on the CJ Home Shopping Network in South Korea.
Licensing consulting company TSG Brands has named Kimberly Awad as vice president of licensing acquisitions.
Cartoon Network Amazone was awarded the Leading Edge Award at the World Waterpark Association’s Symposium & Trade Show Awards in Las Vegas, Nev.
Turner Broadcasting has picked up DHX Media's new CG reboot of the classic kids' cartoon "Inspector Gadget" across EMEA, Latin America and Asia Pacific.
TAT Productions and Master Films’ "The Jungle Bunch to the Rescue!" is continuing its global safari with new broadcast deals in several Asian territories.
As its kicks off the international leg of its 40th anniversary tour, the band KISS and its licensing agent Epic Rights have added a number of new partners in Asia Pacific.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has appointed Dream Theatre as its new licensing agent in India.
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