License Global explores the trends in the global toy market that are sure to impact both retail sales and how children will play in 2017.
Cartoon Network has unveiled a new mobile game, titled “Ben 10: Up to Speed,” for the global market.
Authentic Brands Group has tapped the messaging app “Kwippit” to feature Mini Marilyn, the animated character inspired by Marilyn Monroe.
Amazon Prime series “Miss Danielle’s Preschoolbuds” has launched a new educational app, titled “Let’s Go to Preschool with Miss Danielle’s Preschoolbuds” on the children’s social platform TinyTap.
Peanuts Worldwide has teamed with Zoobe Message Entertainment to launch the new “Peanuts StoryGIF” app for iOS and Android devices.
After utilizing Licensing Expo’s Matchmaking Service, CLC has signed on a number of new licensees for a board games, collectibles and more.
Roughly 53 percent of people in the U.K. and France who use messaging apps such as “Facebook Messenger” and “WhatsApp” have interacted with a company via the service.
Musician and reality TV star Bret Michaels, in partnership with developers Echelon Creative, will launch a new, branded emoji and lyric keyboard.
The Pokémon Company International, in partnership with Niantic, has released the first addition of more Pokémon to the mobile game “Pokémon Go.”
Sony Pictures Television has partnered with IGT Global Solutions, a subsidiary of International Game Technology, for the creation and distribution of “Shark Tank”-branded lottery products.
Mattel and Animoca Brands have joined forces to release a new subscription-based children’s entertainment and learning app inspired by “Thomas & Friends.”
Viacom International Media Networks will continue the global roll out of its Emmy award-winning “Nick Play” app this spring.
Disney Mobile Games, in collaboration with Gameloft, will release the new game “Disney Magic Kingdoms” tomorrow.
Disney Interactive has unveiled two new mobile games featuring The Jungle Book and The Avengers.
The “Pokémon TV” app has re-launched with multiple new features including new downloadable content, the ability to rate videos, push notifications and functionality that makes it easier for consumers to pause and resume viewing.
Square Enix has partnered with Gumi to co-develop and launch “Final Fantasy Brave Exvius” on iOS and Android.
American Greetings, in partnership with Night & Day Studios, has unveiled “Lemon Lumberjack’s Letter Mill,” a new learning game and alphabet storybook app.
Fox Digital Entertainment has partnered with Kongregate, a publisher of mobile and web games, to launch a new mobile game, titled “Animation Throwdown: The Quest for Cards.”
Sanrio has launched Hello Sanrio, a new lifestyle brand that will unite characters and fans through products and digital content in an immersive world, at San Diego Comic-Con.
The Endemol Shine Group has launched a new game studio and publishing label, titled Good Catch.
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media has launched “Disney Stickers,” a series of digital sticker packs for iMessage users.
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