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Big Bad Boo Launches ’1001 Nights’ on comiXology

Vancouver and New York-based animation studio Big Bad Boo has launched a new line of digital comic-books based on its hot property 1001 Nights on the digital platform comiXology.com. ... Continue Reading →
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First Disney Store to Open in China in 2015

The first Disney Store in mainland China will open its doors by early 2015 in Lujiazui, a locality within Shanghai. The 53, 000 square-foot Lujiazui site will be located in Shanghai’s ... Continue Reading →
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‘LEGO Marvel Heroes’ Soars to Retail

The hotly anticipated brick-smashing action of LEGO Marvel Super Heroes is within your grasp now as Warner Bros. Interactive launches the action adventure game on Xbox 360, PlayStation ... Continue Reading →
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Kaboom! Gets Branded Space in Canadian Targets

Phase 4 Films’ kids and family label kaboom! Entertainment has signed a far-reaching agreement securing dedicated, branded retail space in all of Canada’s 125 Target branches ... Continue Reading →
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Is Disney Preparing Darth Vader-Themed TV Specials?

Folks who have been attending London’s Brand Licensing Show got some unexpected news about the Star Wars franchise through Disney’s consumer branch. A brochure from Disney’s ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Basks in Licensing Rewards of Hit Shows

This past week at the Brand Licensing Show in London, Nickelodeon was in the spotlight for its popular L&M programs for its hit animated series, the new CG-animated Teenage Mutant ... Continue Reading →
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Elusive ‘Calvin and Hobbes’ Creator Talks Toons

It would be hard to find an animator working in the industry today who isn’t a fan of Bill Watterson’s, the elusive and hugely talented creator of the seminal Calvin and ... Continue Reading →
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Global News Bytes

+ DHX Media has inked a new seven-year broadcast deal with U.K.’s CBeebies for multi-award-winning preschool series In the Night Garden (100 x 30). DHX also announced new product ... Continue Reading →
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JTMG to Wheel and Deal for ‘Wild Grinders’

Wild Grinders LLC and Home Plate Entertainment have named the Joy Tashjian Marketing Group (JTMG) the exclusive licensing agent for their animated series Rob Dyrdek’s Wild Grinders. ... Continue Reading →
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BRB Brings Three Fresh Faces to BLE

Spain’s BRB Internacional will be bringing lots of goodies for its three newest catalog additions to Brand Licensing Europe next week. Filly Funtasia, Invizimals and Pac-Man and ... Continue Reading →