Tag Archives: Ravensburger

Moose Toys and Ravensburger to lead UK retail charge for BBC Studio’s pre-school hit Bluey

BBC Studio’s popular pre-school animated series, Bluey is making its mark on the UK consumer products space with a new raft of licensees spanning toys, apparel, bedding and accessories as the series makes its arrival on Disney+ this year. Bluey has already been met with a ‘phenomenal response’ in Australia …

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Ravensburger to launch immersive The Princess Bride Adventure Book Game based in the cult classic ’80s film

Ravensburger has detailed the upcoming release of The Princess Bride Adventure Book Game, a new cooperative board game adaptation of the cult film. The new title will join the firm’s growing slate of licensed titles that already features the likes of Jaws and Disney’s Hocus Pocus. According to the board …

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Brio sponsors Fearne Cotton’s Happy Place virtual festival

The popular Brio brand is among the swathe of names to sponsor Fearne Cotton’s recently launched Happy Place virtual festival, an initiative that aims to bring to life the Happy PLace Festival in an online experience. Thousands of visitors have already engaged with the event since its launch earlier this …

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The Games and Puzzles April issue of ToyNews is available to read online now

As the Games and Puzzles issue of ToyNews makes its way to readers up and down a country turned on its head by the current COVID-19 pandemic, there’s an old saying I like to turn to in times like these: ‘You don’t know resilience until you’ve put a magazine to …

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Ravensburger North America unveils Disney Hocus Pocus, Disney Jungle Cruise, and Back to the Future board games

Disney’s bewitching classic, Hocus Pocus is making the leap from the library of seasonal favourites and into the world of tabletop gaming, as the IP joins a roster of newly revealed board games from Ravensburger North America this year. The 1993 fantasy comedy, starring Bette Midler and Sarah Jessica Parker …

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Ravensburger hits highest sales figures in its own history thanks to board game and puzzles resurgence

The Ravensburger Group has achieved its highest sales figures in the history of the company, hitting €542.2 million for 2019, an increase of 6.7 per cent on the previous year. The company, a specialist in the board gaming and puzzles sector across the European market, has cited its own success …

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Ravensburger bolsters sales and marketing teams with triple appointment

Ravensburger has bolstered both its sales and marketing units in the run up to the New Year with a slate of new appointments. Anne Kidgell has joined the sales team as National Account Manager, re-joining the toy industry after an 11 year hiatus spent in the confectionery industry, which included …

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Ravensburger to launch pre-school puzzles for The Adventures of Paddington Bear

Ravensburger is set to develop a collection of pre-school puzzles for the much anticipated, animated TV series The Adventures of Paddington. Under this extended partnership with The Copyrights Group, the company will create a range of jigsaws scheduled for launch in autumn 2020. Set to air on Nick Jr. from …

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Ravensburger targets podcast advertising in major marketing push for kNOW!

For the first time in its history, Ravensburger is targeting exposure through some of the UK’s leading podcasts, as part of the roll-out of a major marketing campaign for its newest board game, kNOW! Among the line-up is the hit podcast Off Menu, featuring Ed Gamble and James Acaster, who …

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Ravensburger brings Minecraft to the tabletop space with new analogue game

Ravensburger has joined the tenth anniversary celebrations of the popular video game title, Minecraft, by bringing the best-selling gaming title to the tabletop space with its own analogue game. Developed in collaboration with Mojang, Minecraft: Builders & Biomes brings players together in a shared, in-person experience complete with mobs to …

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