Nelvana, Frito-Lay Chip In On Beyblade Promotion

Corus Ent.’s Nelvana has licensed its popular Beyblade property to Frito-Lay Int. for a multi-national promotion. Special items relating to the animated action series have already ... Continue Reading →

Mainframe Launches Global Sales And Marketing Unit

In an effort to expand its presence in the U.S. and strengthen its position in the world marketplace, computer animation house Mainframe Ent. Inc. has established a global sales division ... Continue Reading →

Oooooo! Bacon Cheeseburger!

If anybody should be the poster boy for a burger loaded with bacon and two types of cheese, it should be Homer Simpson. The home of the Whopper has become the home of The Simpsons with ... Continue Reading →

ILM Goes Mental In Licensing Agreement

It was announced today that rendering software developer, mental images, has signed a software licensing, custom support and development agreement with Industrial Light & Magic. ... Continue Reading →

Simpsons Serve Up Burgers And Frights

Just in time for Halloween and Fox’s annual spooky Simpsons special, Treehouse of Horror XII (Nov. 3), participating Burger King restaurants are unleashing Simpsons Creepy Classics. ... Continue Reading →

Chuck Jones Gallery Burglarized Again

For the third time in the past 6 months, the Chuck Jones Studio Gallery in Old Town San Diego was burglarized on the morning of Sept. 25. "Following this last offense, both the ... Continue Reading →

Mouse And Frog Wedding?

The New York Post reports that AOL Time Warner execs may be exploring the possibility of merging with Disney. The article quotes Dick Parsons, who says that internal reviews are being ... Continue Reading →

4Kids, DreamWorks Cut Yu-Gi-Oh! Album

Fans of the hit animated series Yu-Gi-Oh! can soon have their own soundtrack as they play the Konami trading card and video games and battle with their Mattel Toys. 4Kids Ent., the ... Continue Reading →

Live Your Speed Racer Fantasy

Before we learned to covet grown-up automobiles like Mercedes and BMWs, there were The General Lee, The Batmobile and Speed Racer’s Mach 5. Now Speed Racer Autoworks LLC. is giving ... Continue Reading →

Microsoft Makes Rare $375 Million Acquisition

The Dow Jones Business News reports that Microsoft Corp. has bought British video-game developer Rare Ltd. for $375 million. Rare, which brought gamers Donkey Kong Country and GoldenEye ... Continue Reading →