Schleich readies Wizarding World collection
“The schleich brand is known for authenticity, attention to detail and quality all over the world, and Wizarding World will uphold these properties,” said Schleich CEO Dirk Engehausen.
Hasbro partners with Funko Games for reimagined Cranium collection
The range includes Cranium 25th Anniversary Edition, as well as Cranium Hoopla, Cranium Hullabaloo and the brand new Cranium Big Brain: Detective Game.
BBC Studios teams with John Adams for The 1% Club board game
“We are confident that the game will become one of the ‘must-have’ family board games for 2023,” said Simon Pilkington, Group Managing Director at John Adams.
Ravensburger to launch Disney Lorcana: The First Chapter in August
Ravensburger plans to launch four Disney Lorcana sets a year and the company has deemed it “a game-changer in the billion-dollar-plus trading card game market.”
Made Thought debuts PlasticFree, a sustainable materials platform for designers
PlasticFree houses case studies and editorial from leaders in the worlds of design and science, as well as a guide of trending sustainable materials.
Seven Towns promotes Elizabeth Moody to Chief Operating Officer
“Elizabeth is a consummate professional and will greatly contribute to the continuous growth of our company,” said Seven Towns Chief Executive Mike Moody.
ZAG to debut inaugural toy lines at Spielwarenmesse next month
“We strive for a level of quality that will spark the imagination and inspire children’s ambition to master learning skills,” said ZAG founder Jeremy Zag.
Buffalo Games and Big Potato sign distribution deal
The partnership will see some of Buffalo’s portfolio come to the UK through Big Potato, while Buffalo will distribute Big Potato’s new releases in the US.
Exploding Kittens looks to “redefine the category games space” with Really Loud Librarians
“With the strategy of Scattergories and the chaotic shouting of charades, it’s versatile enough to entertain a pair of players or an entire party,” said Ken Gruhl, Senior Game Designer at Exploding Kittens.
Gears of War card game on the way from Steamforged Games
Players can side with the Coalition of Ordered Governments or instead command the Locust Horde.