Spin Master Named Master Toy for DreamWorks’ ‘Gabby’s Dollhouse’
Spin Master will serve as global master toy licensee for DreamWorks Animation’s all-new preschool series Gabby’s Dollhouse, heading to Netflix in 2021.
Jazwares Unveils #FortniteIRL Battle Bus Drone at Fortnite World Cup
Epic Games and Jazwares revealed the first Battle Bus drone during the Fortnite World Cup, at which a 16-year-old esports star took home the title and cash prize of $3 million.
Simplicity ESports Acquires PLAYlive Nation, Expanding Gaming Centers
Richard Gill to Head PlayMonster’s International Division
PlayMonster has named Pictionary developer and games industry veteran Richard Gill as vice-president, International, aka Chief Explorer Monster.
TJ Morris Stores Offers Into the Night Garden DTR Range in UK
DHX Brands entered a DTR collaboration with TJ Morris for In the Night Garden. Product will be sold exclusively at Home Bargains and Quality Save stores.
Mattel Named ‘Top Gun’ Global Toy Partner
Paramount Pictures named Mattel the new global toy partner for the Top Gun franchise, ahead of sequel film, Top Gun: Maverick, in 2020.
Mattel Q2 Results are in, Turnaround Strategy is Working
Mattel Q2 2019 net sales are up 2 percent and surpassing its structural simplification target of $650 million exiting 2019 six months ahead of schedule.