A year in review and look ahead at the market Down Under. Editorial is provided by License! Global’s Australian content partner, The Bugg Report.
Disney Interactive and Disney Channel have teamed with Little Orbit to develop video games based on Planes: Fire & Rescue and the tween telenovela “Violetta.”
AG Properties has renewed its partnerships with 14 licensing agents worldwide for its five signature brands.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has secured several broadcast deals for its latest original comedy series, “Endangered Species” (52 x 11).
ZDF Enterprises has secured a number of new international sales for preschool series “Q Pootle 5.”
Perfetti Van Melle and Aspire Brands are bringing together their brands Chupa Chups and Lip Smacker for a range of beauty products.
Platinum Films has appointed Big Balloon as its Australian toy partner for the animated adventure series, “Matt Hatter Chronicles.”
Carte Blanche Australia will launch its line of Moshi Monsters Moshlings plush next week following a 2013 licensing deal with Mind Candy late last year.
Rainbow and its co-production partner Lucky Punch have announced a raft of new broadcasting deals for “Mia and me.”
Studio 100 International and its licensing agent, Merchantwise, have appointed Headstart International as master toy licensee for the Blinky Bill brand.
Studio 100 International has appointed ABC Licensing to represent its flagship brand, Maya the Bee, in Australia and New Zealand.
American Greetings Properties has extended the contracts of many of its licensing agents around the world.
Australia’s SLR Productions has greenlit the animated series “Captain Flinn and The Pirate Dinosaurs.”
Microsoft’s new gaming system Xbox One hits store shelves in 13 markets worldwide Friday.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed to represent the new TV series “Nutri Ventures: The Quest for the 7 Kingdoms” in North America and Asia Pacific.
Nick Jr. Australia has picked up the broadcasting rights for the preschool series “Bradley and Bee.”
Animaccord Animation Studios and Perfetti Van Melle have teamed up for a new line of “Masha and the Bear” chocolate.
41 Entertainment and its agent in Spain, BRB Internacional, have inked a new deal with Giromax for Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures collectibles.
Space Enterprises preschool series “The Hive” has been picked up by a number of new broadcasters.
DHX Media has appointed CPLG as the U.K. agent for its preschool property In the Night Garden, and signed a raft of licensing deals in the U.K. and Australia.
Jam Brands has added a swath of new partners for the Paddington Bear brand in the Canada, the U.S., Australia and New Zealand.
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