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Silvergate Media lands China agent for Monkey with a Tool Belt

Silvergate Media has inked a deal with the China-based Wanda Kidsland for its new educational animated television series, Monkey with a Tool Belt. The new deal will see Wanda Kidsland manage TV distribution, tie-in publishing, consumer products and live-attractions for the brand in China. The aim will be to firmly establish the …

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MasterChef cooks up first food product deal for Asian market with Superlative Foods

Global content powerhouse, Endemol Shine Group has secured a deal with the Singapore-based food manufacturer, Superlative Foods for its worldwide smash hit MasterChef. The partnership marks the first food product deal forMasterChef in Asia. Under the agreement, Superlative Foods – who focuses on bringing high-quality, organic certified and minimally processed …

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San Diego Comic Con: Collabsco joins Atari founder and Hollywood elite for Future of Gaming panel

While San Diego Comic Con has become somewhat of a Mecca for the pop culture scene’s population explosion in recent years, it’s more than just the SDCC exclusive merchandise that this four day film festival is offering the fans. San Diego Comic Con is also quickly becoming a hot bed …

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Coolabi and Clangers celebrate milestone in 50 years after the first Moon landing

The independent media group and rights owner, Coolabi Group is celebrating 50 years since the first transmission of Clangers with the launch of a new third series of the BAFTA-winning show. The company will also be launching a run of special anniversary events. The new series launches on CBeebies on …

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Universal and Signature Publishing launch Spirit Riding Free magazine

The children’s magazine publisher, Signature Publishing has teamed with Universal Brand Development to launch a new Spirit Riding Free title, based on the popular toy line and hit TV series. The series, DreamWorks’ Spirit Riding Free centres on a group of friends and their horses, who together embark on a …

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Kids’ audio toys Tonies partners with Disney for The Lion King and The Jungle Book lines

The team behind the popular children’s audio system, Tonies, a product that plays songs and audio books based on popular children’s characters, has partnered with Disney to launch a new line, kicking off this year with The Lion King and The Jungle Book. The new licensed additions will launch on …

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343 Industries taps Wicked Cool Toys as global toy partner for Halo Infinite

Wicked Cool Toys has been named the global toy partner for the next chapter of the popular Halo video gaming franchise, as its developers 343 Industries prepares to launch Halo Infinite. The new game will debut Christmas 2020, and is already being tipped for success both in the digital and …

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Uniqlo sees Q3 revenues reach £4bn

Fashion retailer and growing name in the licensed apparel space, Uniqlo has seen Q3 revenues reach £4bn, an increase of 7.3 per cent for the same period year on year. The fashion retailer saw the increase despite recording a sales decline for its Japan division. For the three months to …

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BBC Studios, Oculus and Maze Theory launch feature-length Doctor Who VR game to Comic-Con goers

BBC Studios has partnered with Oculus to bring a new cinematic, feature-length Doctor Who VR videogame to San Diego Comic-Con. The game has been produced by the developers, Maze Theory. Fans attending the event will be the first in the US to play DoctorWho: The Edge of Time at the …

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Licensing International details V&A Young Professionals special event

Licensing International UK has confirmed the details of its next young professionals summer educational event, hitting up the Victoria and Albert Museum on Friday, August 9. The event, running from 4pm to 7pm, will give an insight into the V&A’s licensed products inspired by its extensive archives, while Lauren Sizeland, …

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