Tag Archives: Bandai UK

Bandai to launch first-ever Milo toy range

DeAPlaneta Entertainment has closed a deal to make Bandai the master toy license holder for animated series Milo. The toy range includes playsets and figurines, role play, vehicles, electronic educational toys and soft toys, and will be available for purchase from spring 2023. The deal covers the UK, Ireland, Portugal and …

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Bandai gears up for 40th birthday

With its 40th anniversary coming up on 29 April, Bandai UK is celebrating four decades of bringing some of the world’s most iconic brands to the UK market. Having successfully set up as a UK arm in 1982 for its Japanese parent company, Bandai UK launched trading with its foundations …

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Bandai UK set to distribute True and the Rainbow Kingdom toys

Children’s entertainment company Guru Studio has appointed Bandai UK as its UK distributor for a new range of toys inspired by the hit series True and the Rainbow Kingdom. Guru Studio teamed up with previously announced master toy partner United Smile to bring the product line to market, which has already launched in select markets …

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Bandai UK secures distribution for Star Trek toys across Europe and Mexico

Bandai UK has announced the distribution of a Star Trek licensed toy and collectables range. The initial phase of the three-way collaboration between Bandai UK, ViacomCBS Consumer Products and Playmates, will see an extensive range introduced in the UK, ROI, France, Benelux, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Iberia, Italy, and Mexico for …

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Bandai UK secures distribution for Star Trek toys across Europe and Mexico

Bandai UK Ltd has announced the distribution of a Star Trek licensed toy and collectables range. The initial phase of the three-way collaboration between Bandai UK, ViacomCBS Consumer Products and Playmates will see an extensive range introduced in the UK, ROI, France, Benelux, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Iberia, Italy, and Mexico …

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Bandai UK reveals Tamagotchi Pix to ‘allow players into the Tamagotchi world like never before’

Bandai UK is fortifying the Tamagotchi franchise with a new launch that allows fans to enter the Tamagotchi world like never before, called Tamagotchi Pix.  The device will be the first of its kind to feature a built-in camera that allows users to take pictures with their virtual pet and …

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Bandai UK unveils latest CoComelon toy range as the pre-school IP tops NPD charts for January

The lid has been lifted on Bandai UK’s newest line-up of CoComelon toys, a range inspired by the pre-school phenomenon and leading new infant/toddler license for the month of January, according to NPD. Manufactured by Jazwares and distributed in the UK and Europe by Bandai UK, the CoComelon toy range …

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Bandai UK releases the Timber Tots Song amid ‘heavy investment plans’ for the retro ’70s toy line

Following the successful revival of the hit ’70s toy line, Timber Tots, Bandai UK has detailed plans for a round of heavy investment into the retro children’s brand, kicking things off with the release of the Timber Tots Nursery Rhyme. The new song has been created to inspire a new …

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Bandai teams with Sanrio to launch Hello Kitty Tamagotchi

Bandai UK’s Tamagotchi is joining forces with the ever-popular Hello Kitty to allow users to enlist the help of the iconic Sanrio character to raise and nurture their digital pets. ‘It’s everything that is familiar to people who have played with Bandai’s virtual pet gadgets,’ says the firm, ‘but with …

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Bandai UK sees ‘fantastic reaction’ to first Dragon Ball Super toys for mass kids’ market

Bandai UK has seen a “fantastic reaction” to its newest range of Dragon Ball Super action and collectable figures, the first range that the franchise has ever brought to the mass market space. The Dragon Ball Super range launched in January this year, marking a first for licensed toys of …

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