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.
Activision Publishing has revealed the newest installment to the Skylanders gaming franchise.
With the “Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures” TV series performing well, 41 Entertainment has granted a swath of new licensees for the property.
Three licensing executives conquered the London Marathon and raised more than £6,700 for The Light Fund.
Novel Entertainment has brought on Christopher Skala as a consultant to help build on the success of its digital offerings.
Hoho Rights has teamed with Immediate Media to launch a one-off magazine special featuring the CBeebies series “Cloudbabies.”
Clan TV in Spain has picked up Saban Brands’ animated series “Digimon Fusion.”
PGS Entertainment has sold the animated series “Chaplin & Co” to more than 100 territories worldwide.
Betty Boop and her younger self, Baby Boop, are adding some sparkle to children’s fashion this season, with a new line of apparel from Monnalisa.
Disney Interactive and Disney Channel have teamed with Little Orbit to develop video games based on Planes: Fire & Rescue and the tween telenovela “Violetta.”
Bandai Namco Games Europe is planning a new video game for Nintendo 3DS based on Viz Media’s anime property, Tenkai Knights.
Aardman Animations is teaming up with StudioCanal to bring its animated character Shaun the Sheep to the big screen.
Imira Entertainment has inked a host of international broadcast deals for its top series.
ZeptoLab’s "Cut the Rope" is gathering mometum in Europe with the addition of new agents and licensees.
The U.K. virtual kids’ site BinWeevils.com has named board member Rod Henwood as its new chief executive officer.
Nottingham Forest has appointed Planeta Junior to manage the licensing program for its boys’ series “Sendokai Champions.”
The organizer of the 2016 UEFA European Football Championship is in the process of selecting a master licensee.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has promoted Natalie Harvey to head of European retail, promotions and digital.
Patricia Hidalgo has joined Turner International as SVP and chief content and creative officer, kids in EMEA.
Lisle International has negotiated a new deal with the U.K. retailer Forbidden Planet for a line of Temple Run products.
BBC Worldwide has teamed up with London’s Heathrow airport to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who.
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