Tag Archives: gaming

Hamleys unveils new gaming offering

Hamleys Regent Street has unveiled its newest retail space, dedicated to gaming. The purpose-built 3,000 ft space, located on the lower ground floor, offers 13 interactive zones to explore, and will house the latest consoles, bestselling games and accessories from brands including Xbox, Nintendo, Razer and more. The highly immersive area …

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Tilting Point and Carry1st team up to publish SpongeBob: Krusty Cook-Off in Africa

Leading free-to-play games publisher Tilting Point and Carry1st, Africa’s number-one mobile publisher, have partnered to bring the award-winning game SpongeBob: Krusty Cook-Off to the entire African continent. The game is available now via Carry1st on iOS and Android. Africa tops the charts in terms of continents with the most significant …

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Asmodee Entertainment partners with Mango Éditions to launch series of gamebooks

Marking the latest in a week-long run of licensing announcements, Asmodee Entertainment has signed a new partnership with the France-based Mango Éditions for a new series of gamebooks – including Escape Games – based on its flagship properties Professor Noside from the Unlock! game series, and Werewolves of Millers Hollow.  …

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Mojo Nation and The Toy Association to celebrate the cultural impact of toys with Brands Untapped at Toy Fair New York 2022

The Toy Association and Mojo Nation have detailed a new partnership to showcase the creative collaborations between toy companies and high profile partners spanning the worlds of apparel, food & drink, hospitality, video gaming, film and TV, and publishing, at Toy Fair New York 2022. The showcase will be housed …

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LOL Surprise launches onto gaming platform Roblox with LOL Surprise Official Party

The hit toy property, LOL Surprise is making its move into the Roblox space, bringing its fashions, surprises, and personalities into a new game play, LOL Surprise Official Party. Developed through a partnership between MGA Entertainment and SuperAwesome, the new child-safe digital game is available on Roblox from today and …

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Games Workshop builds out entertainment business with former Hasbro exec Finn Arnesen

Games Workshop Group is delving deeper into the entertainment business with the appointment of the former Turner Broadcasting and Hasbro Studios executive, Finn Arnesen as its first head of entertainment development. In his new role, Arnesen will get to work mining the Warhammer library of novels and short stories in …

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The Pokemon Company ramps up TCG production amid ‘phenomenal demand’ and sell-out success

The Pokemon Company has stated that it is ramping up printing for the Pokemon Trading Card Game, following a surge in demand that has seen product sell-out across some of its newer launches. A statement issued to fans via its official website confirms that the Pokemon Company is “actively working …

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Board Games can provide ‘significant benefits for those with Alzheimer’s’ says new study from Asmodee and Game in Lab

A new study into the effects of play has uncovered that playing board games can have a significant beneficial effect for those with Alzheimer’s. Jointly commissioned by Asmodee and Game in Lab, the study – titles Cognitive – Adaptation – Behaviour –  was the first of its kind to look …

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