Konami Cross Media NY has signed with Blacklist Games (in conjunction with Kess Co.) and IDW Games for tabletop games based on the KONAMI gaming titles.
Loot Crate, the fan subscription box service, has filed for bankruptcy with plans to sell off its assets to Loot Crate Acquisition LLC and reorganize.
PlayMonster, makers of the Orangutwang skill-and-action game, has joined forces with The Orangutan Project to raise awareness for the protection and conservation of orangutans and their habitat.
Kellytoy revealed its 2019 Squishmallows Holiday Squad collection, expanding the holiday collection with gingerbread kids and nutcrackers.
Spin Master has secured the global IP for Hedbanz, after initially acquiring the rights to distribute the game in the U.S. and Mexico in 2011.
Funko reported its Q2 earnings with net sales up 38% to $191.2 million. Sales were driven by continued growth of figures, Loungefly, and other softline product.
Gutsy Animations appointed WildBrain to develop a global YouTube strategy for Moominvalley, the new animated adaptation of Tove Jansson’s classic stories.
With the annual Chicago Toy & Game (CHITAG) Week mere months away, nominations for the 2019 Toy & Game Innovation Awards (TAGIEs) are due August 15.