The third season of Paris, France-based Method Animation’s The Little Prince has garnered interest around the globe.
Disney is officially making its move into Mainland China, with the first Disney Store slated to open by early 2015 in Luijazui, a locality within Shanghai. The experiential stores will focus on interactive displays and events with IPs across Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars brands.
In a bid to grab some of the heat from Activision’s successful Skylanders franchise, Hasbro has been trying its hand at the hot toy/digital integration market. And so far, things are sticking. Initial numbers are in, and more than a million of the toyco’s techy Telepods sold within the product’s first month on the market.
Marvel Entertainment and Disney Consumer Products have developed wide-ranging merchandising programs featuring Marvel Avengers Thor and Captain America that will be anchored by their upcoming films.