DIC Sues Troll Company

DIC Ent. filed a lawsuit against Troll Co. in federal court in Los Angeles today, alleging fraud in connection with two Troll Co. brands that DIC licensed. The properties in question ... Continue Reading →

Magi-Nation Goes to Germany

Cookie Jar Ent. announced that Tele M’nchen Gruppe has licensed the exclusive rights for its animated action-adventure series Magi-Nation in key German-speaking territories. Tele ... Continue Reading →

Cars Under Hood of Theme Park Remodel

Disney is hoping Lightning McQueen, Mater and other loveable automobiles from the Pixar movie Cars can turn things around for its struggling California Adventure theme park. According ... Continue Reading →

SpongeBob in JAKKS’ Toybox

Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products has granted JAKKS Pacific Inc. the master toy licnese for the hit Nickelodeon animated series SpongeBob SquarePants. Announced today at the ... Continue Reading →

Hairy Scary Takes MIP Jr. Licensing Challenge

We reported earlier this week that My Big Big Friend from Canada’s Breakthrough Animation won the 4th Annual Licensing Challenge at MIPCOM Jr., and have since learned that the ... Continue Reading →

Big Friend Wins MIP Jr. Licensing Challenge

The animated children’s series My Big Big Friend from Canada’s Breakthrough Animation and Brazil’s 2-D Lab has won this year’s Licensing Challenge, a special ... Continue Reading →

Snoopy Fashion on ebay

Peanuts-inspired designs by leading names in the fashion industry are now being auctioned off on eBay. Fashion-forward cartoon fans can bid on a sexy Isaac Mizrahi dress featuring Charlie ... Continue Reading →

Spectacular Promo Push for Spider-Man

Kids’ WB!, Sony Pictures Television (SPT) and Marvel Studios have launched an extensive marketing and promotional campaign to support the spring 2008 premiere of the highly-anticipated ... Continue Reading →

TOKYOPOP Polishes More Dark Crystal Mangas

If you were one of those die-hard Dark Crystal fans who couldn’t wait to get their hands on the 25th anniversary DVD a couple of weeks ago, you’d be happy to hear about ... Continue Reading →

Speed Racer Drives More Licensing Deals

Since tomorrow (Sep. 21) is the official 40th anniversary of the classic anime series Speed Racer, we had to dig up some related news to share with you. The folks at Speed Racer Enterprises ... Continue Reading →