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WBIE, Niantic Developing Harry Potter AR Game

HarryPotterWizardsUnite_blogWarner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Niantic Inc. will develop Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, an augmented reality (AR) mobile game inspired by J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World. Published by Niantic and co-developed by Niantic and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, under the Portkey Games label,  Harry Potter: Wizards Unite will use augmented reality mobile technology to put magic in the hands of aspiring wizards and witches worldwide. Read the rest of this entry »

Spin Master Launches Moonlite Storybook Projector

SpinMaster_MoonliteSpin Master Corp. partnered with creator Natalie Rebot to bring the Moonlite Kickstarter campaign to Target stores beginning November 5.

Moonlite is a kid’s storybook projector that attaches to mobile phones and uses the flashlight of the phone to project story images onto the ceiling or wall. The initial prototype on kickstarter.com surpassed funding goals, and reached more than 40 million views on the product’s original video. Read the rest of this entry »

Rovio Entertainment, Iron Maiden Partner for Angry Birds Evolution Halloween Edition

ABEvolution_EddieRovio Entertainment will feature Iron Maiden in a special Halloween version of Angry Birds Evolution. Eddie—the mascot of Iron Maiden—will be a playable character as Eddie the Bird in Angry Birds Evolution this Halloween season. In this two-week character event beginning October 18, players who recruit Eddie the Bird to their team will be able to keep him as a player permanently.

There will be four evolutions of the character to represent different albums from Iron Maiden. In addition, the Bird Island will be transformed into a Halloween-themed, heavy metal oasis full of tributes to Eddie, Iron Maiden, and the heavy metal universe. Read the rest of this entry »

King Digital Entertainment Expands Candy Crush Portfolio, Adds New Jewelry Lines

King_CandyCrushKing Digital Entertainment expands its Candy Crush consumer products offering with a new range of jewelry by Indian designer Mrinalini Chandra. The line will feature necklaces, bracelets, earrings, brooches, and rings.

The collection includes two ranges: 2-D colored candy shapes and premium 3-D gold candy shapes. The premium range also offers a series of Kaleera.

The collection will launch mid-October and will be available on perniaspopupshop.com.

BBC Worldwide, Tiny Rebel Games Partner for New Doctor Who Game

Doctor Who Infinity Tiny Rebel Games Ltd. partnered with BBC Worldwide for Doctor Who Infinity, which will be available on PC on mobile platforms next spring. The new game is funded by Welsh Government’s Media Investment Budget and Double Eleven Ltd., and developed in collaboration with Seed Studio.

Doctor Who Infinity builds on the puzzle gameplay of Doctor Who: Legacy and immerses players in comic book style puzzle adventures. Each story-based adventure has its own unique art style and author.

With a soft launch in early Spring, Doctor Who Infinity will initially launch exclusively early next spring, and will be live globally on PC, iTunes, and Google Play late spring.

Genius Brands Launches Kid Genius Cartoons Plus! Subscription Streaming Service

BabyGeniusGenius Brands International Inc. launched of Kid Genius Cartoons Plus!, a premium subscription streaming channel for families available on Amazon Channels.

Kid Genius Cartoons Plus! offers exclusive access to stream full seasons of content for toddlers to tweens via the Amazon Video app for TVs and connected devices, including Fire TV, mobile devices, and amazon.com/channels.com. Kid Genius Cartoons Plus! features series that support STEM skills, as well as social-emotional development and literacy skills. Content from the Genius Brands catalog available on Kid Genius Cartoons Plus! includes Warren Buffett’s Secret Millionaires Club, Baby Genius, Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab, SpacePOP, Stan Lee’s Mighty 7, Martha Stewart’s Martha & Friends, and Gisele Bündchen’s Gisele & The Green Team.
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Rovio Entertainment, Everton Enter Multi-Year Shirt Sleeve Partnership

AngryBirds_EvertonRovio Entertainment Corporation and Everton, the English Premier League Club, signed a multi-year shirt sleeve partnership. Beginning September 17, Angry Birds will be an official shirt sleeve partner for Everton.

The Premier League sports league has more than 1.5 billion global viewers in more than 200 territories, and Rovio has 80 million monthly active users. The partnership will bring together fans from these two communities to participate in collaborative content in the Angry Birds games and co-branded fan merchandise.

Rovio’s Revenue Increased by 94 Percent in the Second Quarter

rovioRovio Entertainment Ltd.’s growth continued in the second quarter of this year, with the company’s revenue increasing to EUR 86.2 million. The year-on-year revenue increase was 94.0 percent, mainly due to the performance of Rovio’s games, and the revenue from The Angry Birds Movie release last May. During second quarter, Rovio also launched two new games: Battle Bay and Angry Birds Evolution.

The revenue of the games business unit increased by 65.0 percent and amounted to EUR 61.3 million. The growth was driven by a 30 percent increase in the number of monthly paying users, and a 51 percent increase in revenue per monthly paying user.

The revenue of the brand licensing business unit increased by 242.6 percent to EUR 24.9 million. The strong revenue growth was also due to revenues from The Angry Birds Movie. Read the rest of this entry »

Endemol Shine Group, London & Partners, Pointvoucher Partner for London Tourist Game

MrBeanEndemol Shine Group, London & Partners, Pointvoucher partnered to design and market a mobile game to attract visitors to the city.

Play London with Mr Bean is an interactive mobile Match-3 game with geo-location features, starring an animated Mr Bean character visiting scores of tourist attractions in central and outer London. Launching later this year on iOS and Android the game will engage with visitors to the city and help them discover London’s hidden tourist gems, the city’s cultural sights, and gourmet food destinations.

Players will be able to pick up vouchers, which they can cash in for discounts when they are in London, and find bonus offers on locations around the city, including free Wi-Fi, hotel room rates, and discounts at famous visitor attractions.

Nelvana Launches Digital Media Strategy for Mysticons


MysticonsCorus Entertainment’s Nelvana will launch the YouTube channel and social media pages for its original animated action series, Mysticons.
In anticipation to the upcoming premiere, the Mysticons YouTube channel and social pages are now live, with a website to launch shortly. Fans can watch a preview of the series online before the TV premiere in the U.S. and in Canada next month.
The online presence is part of a social and digital media content strategy involving more than 80 pieces of short-form original content supporting the brand, including introductions to stories and settings from Mysticons, DIY videos, and ive-action content that will be available to fans throughout the season. In addition, web games and an adventure role-play app will launch this fall.

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