Dougal Grimes

Talking Games: From Netflix to MasterChef, all kinds of brands are getting the board game treatment… So what’s the key to designing great licensed games?

This month’s Talking Games feature sees Spin Master’s Dougal Grimes, Peggy Brown Creative Consulting’s Peggy Brown and Open 2 Design’s Matt Burtonwood share their insights as to creating great games based on brands.

Spin Master welcomes back Rich Mazel and promotes Dougal Grimes and Harrie Sivanander as part of Inventor Relations shake-up

“We’re doubling down on innovation, Inventor Relations and new product development, and investing heavily in a future full of new projects and great new toys,” said Ben Dermer, SVP of Creative Development at Spin Master.

Watch: The Perfect Pitch

What can you do to give your toy or board game the best chance of success in a pitch? How do inventor relations execs nail their pitches to buyers? And which ‘P’ is most important: the person, the product or the pitch itself? All this and more is discussed in this ‘Perfect Pitch’ panel session.

TOMY, Spin Master and Gibsons to discuss ‘The Perfect Pitch’ at Play Creators Conference

The session will go out in a special daily Mojo Nation newsletter during the first week of September.

Spin Master joins Virtual Mojo Pitch 2020

“Spin Master is committed to supporting and championing the creative works of the global inventor community, which is why we’re excited to partner with Mojo Nation to bring the fun and the atmosphere of last year’s awesome stadium right to your homes!” said Spin Master’s David Winter.

Three things I learned from London Toy Fair 2020

Having wandered the aisles of Toy Fair, Gamely’s Hazel Reynolds shares her three stand-out thoughts from her time at the show.

Hasbro Gaming’s Dougal Grimes on how the worlds of marketing and design are blurring

As nominations are now open for the 2019 edition of the Mojo Nation 100, we’re speaking with some of those who made it into the book this year.

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