Entries in 'Licensing' (23)

Licensing.biz People Awards: Book your tickets now

Licensing.biz People Awards: Book your tickets now

Tickets to this month’s Licensing.biz People Awards are selling fast – so book now to avoid disappointment.

by Samantha Loveday
on Apr 24th 2015 at 8:41AM in News
Codemasters has F1 licence for another year

Codemasters has F1 licence for another year

Racing studio Codemasters has the rights to the F1 licence for just one more year. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 16th 2015 at 11:23AM in News
EA signs multi-title Minions deal

EA signs multi-title Minions deal

The Minions upcoming arrival at the cinema will now be accompanied by a multi-game deal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 7th 2015 at 2:29PM in News
'Huge' licensing deal puts Crytek 'back on track'

'Huge' licensing deal puts Crytek 'back on track'

Crytek has signed a major licensing deal with a mystery firm as part of its strategy to put the company on a more stabe footing following its troubles last year. ...

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Mar 16th 2015 at 3:22PM in News

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A4T lands Batman licensing deal

A4T lands Batman licensing deal

Accessories firm A4T has partnered up with Warner Bros to produce peripherals and merchandise based on the upcoming Batman: Arkham Knight. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 11:15AM in News
Nintendo pitched for exclusive Harry Potter video game rights

Nintendo pitched for exclusive Harry Potter video game rights

In 1998 work on three titles was suddenly halted as Nintendo entered a furious race to secure the exclusive game rights to Harry Potter.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 9th 2015 at 11:51AM in News
BBC back on the hunt for new game development partners

BBC back on the hunt for new game development partners

BBC Worldwide's Game team will be visiting London Mobile Games Week later this month, seeking any development and partnership opportunities that will benefit their biggest IP

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jan 9th 2015 at 12:39PM in News
Ubisoft wants Mega Bloks to sell Assassin's Creed brand to kids

Ubisoft wants Mega Bloks to sell Assassin's Creed brand to kids

A string of 18-rated games front the Assassin’s Creed brand, but Ubisoft wants to explore ways to sell the franchise to children.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 24th 2014 at 11:12AM in News

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DC Thomson planning The Beano iOS games

DC Thomson planning The Beano iOS games

Having already announced plans to publish a new video games mag, DC Thomson also wants a piece of the games market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 8th 2014 at 4:09PM in News
Mojang says licensing remains a small part of its Minecraft business

Mojang says licensing remains a small part of its Minecraft business

The business of Minecraft will remain very much in improving and developing the game, creator Mojang has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 8th 2014 at 3:10PM in News
Sony embarks on Lemmings licensing drive

Sony embarks on Lemmings licensing drive

Iconic 1990s video game franchise Lemmings is making a return with a swathe of new licensed merchandise.

by Robert Hutchins
on Sep 30th 2014 at 4:13PM in News
Dovetail licenses Microsoft flight sim tech

Dovetail licenses Microsoft flight sim tech

Train simulator specialist Dovetail is branching out into the flight sim sector.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 10th 2014 at 11:12AM in News

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Skylanders magazine, comic incoming as part of new licensing agreements

Skylanders magazine, comic incoming as part of new licensing agreements

Comic giant IDW, Crayola, Immediate Media and General Mills have all signed up or extended their deals as licensing partners for Activision’s Skylanders property.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 18th 2014 at 2:59PM in News
Epic reveals subscription service for Unreal Engine

Epic reveals subscription service for Unreal Engine

Epic Games has announced major changes to Unreal Engine's business model, allowing developers to forgo the one-time licensing fee and instead offering a monthly subscription service.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 20th 2014 at 6:51AM in News
Ubisoft plans Watch Dogs licensing assault

Ubisoft plans Watch Dogs licensing assault

Licensing firms have already rushed to back Watch Dogs – even before the game has launched.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 5th 2014 at 4:01PM in News

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Read how the Yogscast went from anonymity to the UK's No.1 YouTube channel in the latest MCV

Read how the Yogscast went from anonymity to the UK's No.1 YouTube channel in the latest MCV

Want the skinny on UK porn filters blocking games? How about Konami’s rebirth of PES? Or how to license your game for big bucks? Then you need the latest MCV.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jan 31st 2014 at 11:04AM in News
Despicable Me: Minion Rush hits 100m smartphone downloads

Despicable Me: Minion Rush hits 100m smartphone downloads

And to think you thought the movie game tie-in as dead!

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 10th 2013 at 1:18PM in News
"Aggressive" EA licensing leads to PES 2014 cuts; Rain also missing

"Aggressive" EA licensing leads to PES 2014 cuts; Rain also missing

Konami has confirmed a couple of features that won’t make it into the extremely promising looking PES 2014.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 29th 2013 at 1:29PM in News
American Express unveils line of League of Legends credit cards

American Express unveils line of League of Legends credit cards

Financial services firm American Express has announced a new line of credit cards featuring scenes and characters from League of Legends.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 12th 2013 at 11:20PM in News
Power List launched by Licensing.biz

Power List launched by Licensing.biz

Intent Media today launches the Licensing.biz Power List, a new print magazine which will celebrate the top licensed properties of the year.

by Samantha Loveday
on Jul 31st 2013 at 10:56AM in News
Sonic the Hedgehog to star in 'new media annual'

Sonic the Hedgehog to star in 'new media annual'

Pedigree Books has penned a deal to add Sega’s Sonic the Hedgehog to its selection of 2013 annuals.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 9th 2013 at 10:26AM in News
Skylanders named licence of the year at LIMA Awards

Skylanders named licence of the year at LIMA Awards

Activision's Skylanders property was last night named as best licensed programme of the year at LIMA's International Excellence Awards.

by Samantha Loveday
on Jun 19th 2013 at 9:21AM in News