Ch- Ch- Ch- Chia!
February 19, 2018
NECA, parent of WizKids and Kidrobot, has acquired companies on the opposite end of the hipness spectrum, the makers and marketers of Chia Pet, The Clapper, and other products.
Column by Scott Thorne
February 19, 2018
This week, Scott Thorne looks at the recent news of layoffs at book retailing giant Barnes & Noble.
Starring Han, Chewie, and Lando
February 16, 2018
Han Solo, Chewbacca, and Lando Calrissian will feature prominently in Solo: A Star Wars Story tie-ins from Marvel Comics and IDW Publishing.
As Saban Splits with Bandai
February 16, 2018
Saban Brands has named Hasbro, Inc. as its new master toy licensee for Saban's Power Rangers, as it ends its 25-year partnership with Bandai.
For Three Cons
February 16, 2018
It may be that the third time’s a charm; two previous attempts at streaming deals for convention content have foundered.
Returning to Print in Time for Halloween
February 15, 2018
Fangoria Magazine is headed back to print thanks to the witchcraft of Texas-based entertainment company Cinestate.
See the Pics
February 15, 2018
Ahead of New York Toy Fair, Bluefin has presented select items from its Studio Ghibli lifestyle brand, which includes items inspired by the films My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki’s Delivery Service, and Spirited Away among others.
Using a Web Store, Newsletter, Watching the Subs, More
February 15, 2018
"People are nostalgic for Golden Apple. This place meant something to their childhood or their yesteryears."
Premiered During Olympics
February 15, 2018
Pixar released a new teaser for Incredibles 2 during Olympics coverage Wednesday night.
Readership, Market Changes, More
February 14, 2018
ICv2 has launched a survey designed to help guide its future direction as a company, and to gather some data showing changes in the market.
Early Previews of Diamond Select Toy Fair Collectibles
February 12, 2018
Diamond Select Toys has shared a sneak peek at the new products being unveiled at Toy Fair this week.
To Compete with UPS and FedEx
February 12, 2018
Amazon is preparing to launch a delivery service, Shipping with Amazon (SWA), that will compete directly with UPS and FedEx.