“The LEGO Movie” is one of the top five grossing movies worldwide in 2014 but the popularity of the LEGO toy bricks existed long before the movie came along to remind you that “everything is awesome”. For those who have always wondered how they built such intricate creations out of the interlocking plastic toy bricks, […]
FISHER-PRICE GREEN LIGHTS FIRST SEASON OF GLOBAL PRESCHOOL FAVORITE LITTLE PEOPLE® SERIES HIT Entertainment In Production on 52 Episodes To Debut Fall 2015 For the First Series of Little People LONDON /NEW YORK / EAST AURORA, NY – June 16, 2014 –HIT Entertainment, one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment companies and an affiliate of […]
Anna Kendrick will provide the voice of Poppy Troll, the upbeat princess, in the upcoming “Trolls” – the DreamWorks Animation musical comedy feature film based on the miniature toys. “Trolls” is currently scheduled to be released on November 4, 2016.
International toymaker Hasbro will be appearing at this year’s International Licensing Expo in Las Vegas with a few announcements of its upcoming licensing arrangements for its signature toy lines that include Transformers, My Little Pony and The Littlest Pet Shop. Among the announcements… TRANSFORMERS The Transformers brand celebrates the 30th Anniversary in 2014 with the […]
Netflix has partnered with Mattel to produce 12 animated episodes of “Ever After High” – a series based on the toymaker’s line of sons and daughters of famous fairytale characters. The 12 episodes will be preceded by a feature film – “Ever After High Unsprung” – before debuting in 2015.
Prepare to separate some of your money from your bank accounts as the popular Japanese anime and manga series “Naruto” and “Naruto: Shippuden”, will be unleashing a product onslaught this summer. Beginning with video games, video game publisher and developer BANDAI NAMCO will release “Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution” for Sony PlayStation 3, Microsoft […]
Pop! Vinyl figures of the characters from Disney’s megahit “Frozen” will become available next month. For now, the figures will include Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven [for $9.99 each] with Hans being a no-show for the time being. The Disney Frozen Pop! Vinyl figures are expected to be making an appearance at the 2014 […]
“The LEGO Movie: Everything is Awesome Edition” is a three-disc extravaganza set to arrive next week. The three discs consist of a Blu-ray, a 3D Blu-ray and a DVD along with a special Vitruvius mini action figure and extras that include Emmet taking you through the film’s production (“Bring LEGO To Life”), a tutorial with […]
It seemed like only a matter of time. Sanrio, the marketer of the hugely popular Hello Kitty products, made its Comic Con debut last year in San Diego and that went so well that Sanrio has decided they will just have their own Hello Kitty Con up the road in Los Angeles this year. The […]
Hosted by Yosuke Kodaka, Aniplex US’ Licensing Manager, the panel began with a brief video montage of popular titles that Aniplex were involved with including Kill La Kill. Stating that it was the companies first time hosting a UK panel, he asked for a show of hands to gauge awareness of the company over here […]