TV-Loonland Sells Rights Back to Hasbro

TV-Loonland AG is selling all its rights to the ‘Hasbro Classics Library’ back to toymaker Hasbro Inc. Under the terms of the deal, Hasbro will pay TV-Loonland $7 million ... Continue Reading →

Atlantyca Has Taffy Brands for Italy

Milan-based Atlantyca Ent/ has been named the exclusive licensing and merchandising agent in Italy for Taffy Ent.’s popular animated children’s brands Code Lyoko, Growing ... Continue Reading →

CPLG Lands Alphanim’s Hairy Scary

Copyright Promotions Licensing Group (CPLG) has been appointed rights agency in France for Hairy Scary, children’s animated comedy series from Alphanim. Consisting of 52 13-minute ... Continue Reading →

Thomas Land Opens in U.K.

HIT Ent. and the Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire have opened Europe’s first Thomas Land in the U.K. Taking up three acres of parkland, the attraction features 12 rides ... Continue Reading →

3DBA Takes ER to Theme Parks

U.K.-based global media group Entertainment Rights Plc has appointed 3DBA to sell its key brands for themed attractions. The new George of the Jungle animated series from Bullwinkle ... Continue Reading →

DIC Taps IFG for Aussie Licensing

DIC Ent. has signed International Film Group (IFG) to act as licensing and merchandising agent for its key properties throughout Australia. Under the deal, IFG will represent both new ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Creating Kuwait Park

Cartoon Network Enterprises and Future Kid & Real Estate Co. have entered into an agreement to build a fully branded Cartoon Network indoor theme park in Kuwait City. Scheduled ... Continue Reading →

Paramount In Business with Habbo

Paramount Pictures Digital Entertainment has inked a deal to offer virtual goods based on the films Beowulf, The Spiderwick Chronicles and Mean Girls in Habbo, a popular online virtual ... Continue Reading →

Eon Kid Adds Licensing Partners

Four additional companies have joined the licensing program for Eon Kid, Starz Media’s animated action series airing on Kids’ WB! on the CW. C-Life Apparel, 3 Point Ent, ... Continue Reading →

Viacom, Microsoft Join Forces

As its MTV Games unit gets set to make video games with movie mogul Jerry Bruckheimer, Viacom Inc. has announced a $500 million strategic alliance with Microsoft Corp. The partnership ... Continue Reading →