Articles for January 9th, 2012
- Lions Gate expected to charm ‘Twilight’ studio Summit in acquisition (Los Angeles Times)
- From digital to primetime, Fox launches new animation development unit (Deadline)
- When social media becomes too much to manage (MediaPost)
- How new Kinect-based technology is being used to monitor consumer behavior at retail (Springwise)
In efforts to expand the licensing program for its successful game app Cut the Rope featuring main character Om Nom, independent game developer Zeptolab has hired media professional Tanya Haider to head up licensing and merchandising for the company.
Tokyo-based production studio Toei Animation has secured a master licensing and merchandising deal with Brazilian manufacturer Abr-Art Bag Rio Comercio Importacao e Exportacao to produce a line of consumer products based on Japanese manga series Dragon Ball Z.
New Year’s resolutions are supposed to be about restraint and self-denial. Eating fewer carbs, giving more to charity, making the bed every day, that kind of thing. And I should do all of these things this year, but my New Year’s resolution is to play more games. Here’s why.