Spiel MD Dominique Metzler discusses what inventors and publishers can expect from next month’s show, taking place at Messe Essen from October 6th to 9th.
NBC Universal merges Universal Brand Development and Universal Parks & Resorts Merchandise Group to form new division
“Joining these two talented teams into one group creates a powerhouse division – Universal Products & Experiences – focused on compelling consumer products and experiences both inside and outside our theme parks,” said Mark Woodbury, Chairman and CEO of Universal Parks & Resorts.
U.S. attorney and creator of the Protect for Success course Stephanie Pottick tackles three of the biggest myths around protecting toy and game concepts.
“Elden Ring is a stunning, genre-defining video game, and we are humbled and privileged to be bringing it to your tabletops,” said Mat Hart, Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer at Steamforged Games.
The partnership between Asmodee and Scout Store will also see the launch of a Scouts edition of Dobble.
The set features three Little People figures styled like E.T., Elliott and Gertie from the 1982 film.
“We believe that reimagining the iconic fun and recognisable Pop! imagery into a new line of puzzles will delight fans as they piece together their favourite pop-culture stories and characters,” said Deirdre Cross, General Manager of Funko Games.
Public voting for the awards is open until October 31st, 2022.
The book – celebrating creatives and designers working in brand licensing – will be available to pick at from the Brands Untapped stand at F154.
With United Smile’s Gigantosaurus toy line being showcased at the LA Toy Previews, we caught up with the designer of the range – design_lead_play’s Darren Lee Phillipson.