Ben 10 Toys Wave Two Coming Soon From Playmates Toys

Ben 10 Toys Wave Two Coming Soon From Playmates Toys

Ben 10 Toys Wave Two Coming Soon From Playmates Toys

Tomorrow is the opening day of London Toy Fair 2018 (Tuesday 23rd January to Thursday 25th January) and Cartoon Network and global master toy licensee – Playmates Toys have already announced that they will be releasing a second wave of Ben 10 toys. Wave Two will include a new series of figurines, roleplay-items and vehicles.

Toys that are set to launch later this month include the Heatblast Rocket Flyer, Diamondhead Power Tank vehicles, Omni-Enhanced figurines and also Omni-Launch battle figurines. In the UK, the Ben 10 toys range are distributed by Flair Toys. The second wave of toys expands upon Cartoon Network’s current licensing programme for Ben 10 and to help promote the new toys, there will be an extensive TV and digital advertising campaign.

Regarding the latest Ben 10 toys from Playmates, Graham Saltmarsh, UK and Northern Europe licensing director at Cartoon Network Enterprises EMEA, said:

“We are delighted to be kicking off what is going to be another action-packed year for Ben 10 with the launch of a fantastic new wave of toys. Once again Playmates has done an amazing job capturing all the elements boys love from the show and has translated them into an innovative, engaging and fun toy range that will give kids the chance to live up to their dream of becoming Ben.”

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Cartoon Network Teams Up With Pitti Bimbo Children’s Wear Trade Fair In Florence, Italy For Powerpuff Girls Designer Clothing

Cartoon Network Teams Up With Pitti Bimbo Children's Wear Trade Fair In Florence, Italy For Powerpuff Girls Designer Clothing

Cartoon Network Teams Up With Pitti Bimbo Children’s Wear Trade Fair In Florence, Italy For Powerpuff Girls Designer Clothing

Cartoon Network Enterprises EMEA is collaborating with international children’s clothing trade fair – Pitti Bimbo, the clothing event is held twice a year in Florence, Italy. The January 2018 edition of the event kicked off today (18th January) and will run until Saturday 20th January. On display at the event are a collection of The Powerpuff Girls concepts by well-known young designers including The Dots, I’m Isola Marras by Efisio Marras, Bad Deal and Core Sine Labe Doli – selected by Italian fashion designer Alessandro Enriquez. Each designer has created a Powerpuff Girls inspired “capsule collection” with items including t-shirts, dresses, handbags and accessories featuring designs of Blossom, Bubbles, Buttercup and Bliss or as they’re known in Italy: Lolly, Dolly and Molly with Bliss’s name remained unchanged.

The collaboration marks the start of the 20th anniversary year of The Powerpuff Girls, which is one of Cartoon Network’s most iconic shows and one of the channel’s most profitable licensed brands. Cartoon Network has also collaborated with fashion houses Moschino, Fyodor Golan, Bizuu, Saucette and Raisa&Vanessa for Powerpuff Girls themed clothing.

Regarding the Powerpuff Girls brand collaboration with Pitti Bimbo, Johanne Broadfield, VP of Cartoon Network Enterprises EMEA, said:

“The Powerpuff Girls is one of the most enduring Cartoon Network brands of all time and continues to resonate strongly with fans across the globe. It’s also proved to be a brand that inspires designers and we’re excited to be partnering with Pitti Bimbo to cement the girls as fashion icons for 2018 and beyond.”

http://www.licensingsource.net/pitti-bimbo-tie-up-revealed-for-the-powerpuff-girls/

Cartoon Network EMEA And Cartoon Network Asia-Pacific Buys Supernoobs Season Two Broadcasting Rights

Cartoon Network EMEA And Cartoon Network Asia-Pacific Buys Supernoobs Season Two Broadcasting Rights

Cartoon Network EMEA And Cartoon Network Asia-Pacific Buys Supernoobs Season Two Broadcasting Rights

This Thursday (11/01/2018), Canadian children’s media company – DHX Media has announced that they’ve renewed their animated comedy series – Supernoobs for a second season. Both Turner EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Turner Asia-Pacific hold exclusive regional licensing rights over the series, in these regions, the second season of Supernoobs will air on Turner’s Cartoon Network. In Canada, the second season will air on DHX’s Family Channel. In the United States, Hulu (partly owned by Turner’s parent company – Time Warner) has exclusive SVOD (Subscription Video on Demand) and FVOD (Free Video on Demand) rights over the series. The second season will consist of 26 episodes, with a runtime of 22 minutes.

Supernoobs is an animated series produced by DHX’s animation studio in Vancouver and is created by Scott Fellows, also known as the creator of Johnny Test, which also aired on Cartoon Network USA and other international versions of Cartoon Network. Season two will be a continuation of the crazy space adventures of four kids – Kevin, Tyler, Shope and Roach. Collectively known as the Supernoobs, their mission is to save the galaxy from a deadly space virus, even though they’re inexperienced and they’re trying to master their powers given to them by their Battle Balls.

In season two, the Supernoobs are no longer the “noobs” they once were and are now more experienced, their training is nearing completion and they’re preparing to take on Count Venamus and the Creators. However, the Creators have realised that Earth maybe harbouring a secret ancient weapon that could wipe out the space virus, also Count Venamus now has a super-tough Mech-Army who are prepared to destroy the weapon and the Supernoobs, but only if the Supernoobs stop them first.

From The DHX Media Press Release: DHX Media Announces Season Two of Supernoobs with Turner and Family Channel

Hit DHX Media original series to air on Turner’s Cartoon Network channels in EMEA and Asia Pacific, and on DHX Television’s Family Channel in Canada

DHX Media, a leading global children’s content and brands company, announced today that a second season of its hit animated comedy series, Supernoobs has been exclusively licensed by Turner’s Cartoon Network in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and in Asia Pacific. The 26-episode order, which has been greenlit by DHX Television’s Family Channel in Canada, is produced by DHX Media’s Vancouver animation studio.

“The global momentum continues for Supernoobs with a second ‘supercharged’ season, as characters Kevin, Tyler, Shope, and ‘the Roach’ get up to more crazy adventures,” said Josh Scherba, EVP, Content and Distribution. “Kids worldwide can’t get enough of this hilarious DHX Media original series, and Turner’s Cartoon Network as well as our own Family Channel are the perfect broadcast outlets to deliver a new season of thrills to them.”

These newly announced broadcast deals come on the heels of a recently announced agreement with Hulu, which saw the digital service take exclusive SVOD and FVOD rights for season one of Supernoobs in the U.S. The deals highlight the continued global demand for DHX Media original content across linear and digital services.

In season two of Supernoobs (26×22’), it’s more super chillin’, more super villains and more super battle ball action, as the Supernoobs begin to master their powers! Noob training is almost complete, and the superhero team is ready to take on Count Venamus and the Creators with a new attitude, new powers and all new episodes! But it won’t be easy: The Creators have stepped up their game since realizing Earth may be hiding a secret ancient weapon that could wipe out the space virus. Count Venamus and his new super-tough Mech-Army are ready to destroy the hidden Earth power – and the Supernoobs – unless they can defeat him first.

Aimed at kids aged six to 11, Supernoobs is created by Scott Fellows, who is also behind another DHX Media hit, Johnny Test.

About DHX Media

DHX Media Ltd. (TSX: DHX.A, DHX.B; NASDAQ: DHXM) is a leading children’s content and brands company, recognized globally for such high-profile properties as Peanuts, Teletubbies, Strawberry Shortcake, Caillou, Inspector Gadget, and the acclaimed Degrassi franchise. One of the world’s foremost producers of children’s shows, DHX Media owns the world’s largest independent library of children’s content, at 13,000 half-hours. It licenses its content to broadcasters and streaming services worldwide and generates royalties through its global consumer products program. Through its subsidiary, WildBrain, DHX Media operates one of the largest networks of children’s channels on YouTube. Headquartered in Canada, DHX Media has 20 offices worldwide. Visit us at www.dhxmedia.com.

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