WB Wins Ruling in Superman Rights Case

The judge overseeing the copyright lawsuit filed by heirs of Superman co-creator Jerry Siegel has ruled in favor of publisher DC Comics and its corporate parent Warner Bros. The ruling ... Continue Reading →

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5Ds Sales Go Global

Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s is set to land in multiple new territories across Europe, Latin America and in the Middle East thanks to a series of new deals cut by 4Kids Entertainment. Outlets ... Continue Reading →

Brand to Rep Brit Chicks Worldwide

Brand Champions has been tapped as the worldwide licensing representative for the Target Entertainment musical online property Brit Chicks. The property is a girls fashion and lifestyle ... Continue Reading →

FUNimation Portal Returns with New Fullmetal Alchemist

The most recent episode of Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is set to stream starting June 25 on FUNimation Entertainment’s online video portal, which is back up and running after ... Continue Reading →

Archaia, Henson Team Up for Comics

The Jim Henson Co. is teaming up with Archaia Comics to publish graphic novels based on the studio’s numerous franchises. The deal includes such classic Henson properties as Fraggle ... Continue Reading →

Annecy Winner Pat & Stan Picks Up Licensees

TV-Loonland’s Pat & Stan, fresh from winning a jury special prize at the Annecy Animation Festival, is secured a licensing deals in advance of its fall launch in more than ... Continue Reading →

Lunar Jim, Dragon Booster Sold to Avalon Arabia

Avalon Arabia has finalized a deal to distribute in the Middle East the majority of titles from the catalog of Canadian producer-distributor Alliance Atlantis International. The deal ... Continue Reading →

Chuggington Arrives in U.S. on Disney Channel

Disney Channel has picked up the rights to the U.K. preschooler series Chuggington from Ludorum. The series will launch on Disney Channel with 52 episodes in the spring of 2010. The ... Continue Reading →

LEGO Builds Deal for Ben 10 Toys

Cartoon Network Enterprises and The LEGO Group have struck their first ever product-development deal in bringing a line of construction toys based on the popular animated series Ben ... Continue Reading →

Holiday Classics Get New Products

Classic Media is launching new consumer products lines for its popular holiday brands, including Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town, Halloween favorite Casper the Friendly Ghost, and ... Continue Reading →