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Mattel Launches Star Wars Bloxels

BloxelsS_StarWarsMattel Inc. and Pixel Press, in collaboration with Lucasfilm, will introduce Star Wars Bloxels, allowing kids to create their own video games with characters and stories from the Star Wars universe.

Bloxels video game creation platform that gives kids an introduction to video game development, where they become the game designer, artist, storyteller, publisher and player.  Read the rest of this entry »

Disguise Launches Minecraft Costume Line

Disguise_MinecraftDisguise Inc.—the Halloween costume division of JAKKS Pacific Inc.— launched the first Minecraft costumes and accessories collection. The line is available now at retailers nationwide. The costumes and accessories are based on characters from Minecraft, the sandbox video game where players mine and craft 3-D blocks in a world of varied biomes and terrain.

The costumes feature characters such as Steve, Alex, and Creeper. Full sets of diamond Minecraft Armor are also available. The pants and tunic are inspired by the game’s 3-D blocky aesthetic, with range of motion designed for trick-or-treating. The long-sleeve tunic features detailed character artwork on the front and print coverage on the back. The half-masks include a mesh eye-plate and a foam insert designed for comfort and range of vision.

Accessories are also available, including the Minecraft Sword and Minecraft Pickaxe. The line is available in child sizes 4 to 6, 7 to 8, and 10 to 12 at retailers nationwide.

King Features Announces Licensees for Range Based on Cuphead Video Game

CupHead_Mugman_VinylFigure_King Features announced new licensees to support the retail launch based on the StudioMDHR Cuphead video game. The initial lineup will feature a range of categories including, collectibles, digital products, apparel, and limited-edition art prints.

Funko will feature a full range of Cuphead collectibles, including vinyl toys, plush, apparel, and digital products. The initial launch will feature the collectible vinyl toys and will be revealed in an exclusive New York Comic Con Exclusive 2-Pack release this month. Funko’s plush, apparel and digital products are in development. Read the rest of this entry »

The Powerpuff Girls Save the Day in LEGO Dimensions Trailer, New Fun and Team Packs to Launch Next Month

PowerpuffGirls_LEGODimensionsThe Powerpuff Girls save the day in the latest LEGO Dimensions trailer, which features Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup lending their powers for the upcoming Team Packs and Fun Packs.

The new packs will let players build the Chemical X superheroes, and launch them into the LEGO Dimensions Multiverse to save the day. Players can fly around and use ultra-super powers to fight crime and battle the forces of evil, visit the exclusive Adventure World to unlock iconic locations from the series—including Pokey Oaks elementary, Rainbow Land, and Professor Utonium’s lab—and go head-to-head in the Battle Arena. Read the rest of this entry »

GameCo, Inc. to Develop Video Game Gambling Machines Featuring Steve Aoki

GameCoGameCo Inc. entered a license agreement with Steve Aoki to develop an original new video game gambling machine (VGM) game titled Steve Aoki’s Neon Dream.

Scheduled to debut in casinos this summer, the game is inspired by Aoki’s 2014 “Neon Future” album. The first-person game will blend the controls of an infinite runner with the experience of Aoki’s music. Players will enter a world of color and shape, while listening to various house and electronic dance music (EDM) titles from Aoki’s Dim Mak label. Read the rest of this entry »

The Tetris Co., Bioworld Europe Partner for Apparel and Accessories Range

BioworldEuropeThe Tetris Co. LLC appointed Bioworld Europe as its new apparel and accessory licensee for Europe and the Middle East. Bioworld Europe will create a line of Tetris branded clothing and gear including T-shirts, hoodies, leggings, sleepwear, headwear, bags, belts, and more. The new products are expected to launch later this year.

 

Outright Games Announces New Cartoon Network Licenses

OutrightGamesVideo game publisher Outright Games will add new games for console and PC based on Cartoon Network’s series Adventure Time and Ben 10 .

Outright Games’ new titles will take characters from Cartoon Network’s original series to create new experiences for fans. Adventure Time will feature the Land of Ooo submerged into watery chaos, where exploration, battle, and even interrogation will be key skills to unplugging the mystery. Ben 10 will introduce a fresh adventure in the incredible universe where some of Ben’s most infamous enemies await. Players must discover and unlock 10 alien transformations to aid Ben in saving the galaxy.

Ben 10 will release in quarter 4 of 2017, with Adventure Time planned for release early next year.

LeSportsac, Nintendo Partner for a New Super Mario Travel Collection

LeSport_NintendoLeSportsac and Nintendo partnered to introduce a collection of totes, backpacks, and accessories inspired by Super Mario. The new line will launch during this holiday season.

The collaboration features two designs—Power-Up Burst and Mario Travel—created exclusively for the LeSportsac x Nintendo collection. Power-Up Burst is inspired by the classic game’s power-up items, including Fire Flowers, Super Mushrooms, 1-Up Mushrooms, Super Stars, coins, Goombas, and Koopas. The Mario Travel print portrays Mushroom Kingdom-inspired travel memorabilia, such as luggage tags, passport stamps, and postcards. Read the rest of this entry »

NPD Study Shows Toys and Technology Drive Licensed Sales for Kids in the U.S.

NPD_Stats According to the U.S. Kids License Report from The NPD Group, video games, electronics, and apps make up a combined 22 percent of kids’ licensed product dollar sales in the U.S.

This is on par with the volume represented by toys, which is the number one licensed industry at most retailers.

Toys capture the largest share of licensed sales among younger kids, representing over one-quarter of dollar sales for kids ages 2 to 5. This percentage shifts as video games, electronics, and apps gain more prominence as kids get older. Video games earn 27 percent of sales among boys ages 10 to 14, and share also increases substantially among girls as they get older. Toys and video games capture the largest share for eight out of the top 10 licenses, illustrating the weight carried by each of these industries. Read the rest of this entry »

Technicolor Animation Productions, SIE, PGS Partner to Create Sly Cooper TV Series

SlyCooperTechnicolor Animation Productions and Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) partnered to create a computer-generated animated TV series based on the PlayStation videogame series Sly Cooper. Global distribution—along with licensing and merchandising rights—will be managed by PGS.

Sly Cooper follows the adventures of an irresistibly charismatic raccoon, a modern-day Robin Hood, who restores justice to his city one theft at a time. Sly is aided by his two best friends, a muscular hippo named Murray and a brainy turtle named Bentley. Hot on Sly’s trail is Inspector Carmelita Fox, a morally upright cop with an unfortunate crush on the charming bandit, as well as a band of villains.

 

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