Opinion: Virtual worlds and toy licensing - ToyNews

Opinion: Virtual worlds and toy licensing

ToyNews? Inside Trader Steve Reece explores virtual worlds this month.
Author:
Publish date:
10_virtually-perfect.jpg

Massive movie releases and TV programming on the right channels often shift massive quantities of toys.

However, the major new development in the way kids engage and immerse themselves in brands over the last decade has been the emergence of online virtual worlds.

Steve Reece asks if these online worlds are likely to continue taking the world of toy licensing by storm.

Read the full article here.

Want to receive up to the minute toy industry news straight to your inbox? Click here to sign up for the free ToyNews Daily Digest and Newsflash services. You can also follow ToyNews on Twitter and Facebook.

Related

11_virtually-perfect.jpg

INSIDER TRADER: Virtual worlds

ToyNews? Inside Trader, Steve Reece, is exploring virtual worlds this month and asks if they are likely to continue taking the world of toy licensing by storm?

Featured Jobs

Copyrights Group

Marketing Manager

The Copyrights Group is one of the licensing arms within The Vivendi Group. Acquired by Vivendi in 2016 Copyrights manages the licensing for a portfolio of properties to include Paddington Bear. Some of the other companies within the Vivendi Group include Universal Music Group, and their licensing arm Bravado, Gameloft and Studiocanal to name a few.