Steven Universe Toy Range Announced

Steven Universe Toy Range Announced

Steven Universe Toy Range Announced: Soon You Will Be Able To Have Your Very Own Adventures With Steven And The Crystal Gems!

The ToyNews website has reported that Cartoon Network has made toy licensing deals for Steven Universe with several toy manufacturers such as Funko, Just Toys International, PhatMojo, Toy Factory and Zag Toys. Steven Universe is one of Cartoon Network’s biggest animated hits, each episode follows Steven and his Crystal Gem friends, their mission is to protect the planet and humanity by using their special and unique powers.

Funko will release POP Vinyl Figures of Steven Universe characters, including Steven himself as well as the Crystal Gems (Amethyst, Pearl and Garnet). The POP Vinyl Figures will be released in time for Christmas 2015. Just Toys International will be releasing Steven Universe themed “blind bags” which contain dog tags, fun packs and 3D backpack hangers.

Both Toy Factory in spring 2016 and PhatMojo in 2017 will launch a range of character plush toys as well as plush novelty items, meanwhile Zag Toys will release collectable mini figures such as bobble heads.

http://www.toynews-online.biz/news/read/us-cartoon-network-green-lights-steven-universe-toy-lines/045398

Cartoon Network And Access All Areas Partner For Adventure Time Musical Instruments

Cartoon Network And Access All Areas Partner For Adventure Time Musical Instruments

Cartoon Network And Access All Areas Partner For Adventure Time Musical Instruments: “Mathematical!” And Musical

Cartoon Network Enterprises (the merchandising division of Cartoon Network) has teamed with Access All Areas to launch a range of Adventure Time musical instruments and accessories.
The musical instruments is marketed at children moving away from toy instruments and moving on to the real thing. The product range includes an Adventure Time-themed Oookulele (a play on words of ukulele and The Land of Ooo, which is where the animated show is based) and a guitar strap.

The Oookulele will be available in shops at a retail price of £34.99 (GBP), the Finn and Jake guitar strap is priced at £19.99 and the plectrum set has a £4.99 price tag.

Sean Kelly, managing director of Access All Areas Distribution made this statement about the product licensing agreement and the musical connection that Adventure Time has with the new product line:

“Adventure Time is a show filled with music and creativity, Fan feedback on these products has been exceptional and with 75 per cent of children aged between five and 14 playing an instrument, we expect partners in the specialist music, toy and gift sectors to enjoy the benefits. Adventure Time is just one of our new licensed lines, and we couldn’t be happier to reveal it.”

http://www.licensing.biz/news/read/cartoon-network-and-access-all-areas-launch-adventure-time-musical-instruments/042781

The Powerpuff Girls Fashion Collection Unveiled At Milan Fashion Week

The Powerpuff Girls Fashion Collection Unveiled At Milan Fashion Week

The Powerpuff Girls Fashion Collection Unveiled At Milan Fashion Week

Cartoon Network and Moschino, an Italian luxury fashion retailer unveiled their Powerpuff Girls and Jeremy Scott fashion collaboration collection at Milan Fashion Week in Milan, Italy last week (23rd September to 29th September 2015). The fashion collection designs were inspired by the preschool crime-fighting superheroes as featured in the show and the collection includes knitted tops, skirts and dresses, swimwear, scarves, bags and accessories for women. Products from the clothing collection will be available for sale for the spring season, beginning in January 2016.

The Powerpuff Girls was a highly popular comedy/action animated show among children growing up in the late 1990’s to early 2000’s and as the series will be revived next year, Cartoon Network have already made steps towards merchandising such as toys as part of its efforts to reintroduce the show to current pop-culture.

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