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Tonies expands its Disney portfolio with Winnie the Pooh, Bambi, Moana and Mulan

Winnie the Pooh, Bambi, Moana, and Mulan have each joined the Tonies family as the popular children’s audio storytelling platform extends upon its already successful partnership with Disney this season. The range has been bolstered following what has been a period of growth for the Tonies portfolio as the team …

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Scalextric’s Batman vs Superman tops the John Lewis ten toys for Christmas list

The Warner Bros. and DC Comics icon, Batman has swooped in on the first of the major retailers’ top Christmas toy predictions this year, having secured top billing within John Lewis’s Top Ten Toys for Christmas 2021. It’s Warner Bros Consumer Products’ partnership with the leading hobby brand, Hornby’s own …

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Mattel launches Masters of the Universe: Revelation soundtrack as series debuts on Netflix

Mattel has partnered with Warner Music Group’s Arts Music division to detail the launch of a new Masters of the Universe: Revelation soundtrack, composed the award winning Bear McCreary, delivering its latest dose of nostalgia-driven pop culture in audio format. The soundtrack to the Netflix Original series is available through …

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Acamar Films grows reach of preschool hit Bing with new Amazon Alexa Skill, Bing Time

Acamar Films is extending the reach of its multi-award-winning preschool series Bing with the launch of a new interactive Amazon Alexa Skill, Bing Time. Developed in partnership with voice design agency Voxly Digital, Bing Time aims to bring together new script writing, high production values and technical innovation to deliver …

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Tonies picks up multiple awards amid period of ‘exponential UK growth’

A period of exponential growth here in the UK for the children’s audio platform, Tonies has been compounded with a slew of awards wins and recognition from across the parents media space. The popular storytelling and music playing Toniebox and its line up of Tonies figures, spanning some of the …

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Yoto teams with Sophie Ellis-Bextor to bring Mindfulness Corners to UK schools

The singer-songwriter and mindfulness advocate, Sophie Ellis-Bextor has partnered with the children’s audio platform, Yoto and its Yoto Player to launch a nationwide competition to bring Mindfulness Corners to 200 schools in the UK. The launch of the campaign follows recent research into the impact of Covid-19 on school children, …

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Yoto launches two new albums from Monkey Music to encourage language and motor skills development

The children’s audio platform, Yoto has launched two albums from the award-winning Monkey Music classis, Sing and Learn and Copy Me, produced to encourage babies and toddlers to develop their language and motor skills through singing, clapping, and dancing. The two new Yoto Cards are now available globally excluding in the …

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German acquisitions firm 468 SPAC to buy Tonies parent company Boxine for $1.2bn

The German blank check firm, 468 SPAC has entered exclusive negotiations to acquire the children’s entertainment company, Boxine, the team behind the popular Toniebox and Tonies audio system for kids. According to Reuters, the European special purpose acquisitions company is to purchase the firm for around one billion euros ($1.2bn), …

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Tonies looks to ‘revitalise children’s desire for the outdoors’ with Enid Blyton’s The Famous Five

Tonies has outlined its mission to ‘revitalise children’s desire to play outdoors’ this summer with the launch of its latest children’s audio story-telling figurine in the form of Timmy the dog from the popular Enid Blyton book series The Famous Five. The new Tonie arrives in time for families heading …

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LEGO to launch new comic book series with AMEET and Skybound Entertainment

The children’s book publisher AMEET has detailed a new partnership with the multi-platform content company, Skybound Entertainment to launch a new series of LEGO comic books. The first in the series is slated to debut in 2022 and will be published by Image Comics and Skybound. The exclusive English-language licensed …

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