Cabbage Patch Kids Nominated for Toy of the Year Award (Updated 2/17)
4Kids Entertainment, licensing agent for the Cabbage Patch Kids, has announced that the Toy Industry Association has selected the brand owned by Original Appalachian Artworks Inc. as a finalist in the 2005 Toy Of The Year (T.O.T.Y.) Award in the Property of the Year category.
Also receiving honor this year as a finalist in the Girl Toy of the Year Category is the 16″ Cabbage Patch Kids manufactured under license by Play Along Toys, a division of JAKKS Pacific, Inc.
Winners will be announced at the fifth annual T.O.T.Y. Awards, to be held on February 19, 2005, at the Hilton New York in New York City.
[Source: PR Newswire]
Updated: 2/17: 4Kids announced today that Yu-Gi-Oh! has also received a T.O.T.Y. nomination. The Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Disk Launcher, licensed by 4Kids Entertainment to Mattel, Inc., has been nominated for the Boy Toy of the Year Category.
[Source: 4Kids Entertainment]