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Beano Studios announces Rocket Licensing as UK Licensing Agent

Beano Studios has announced the appointment of Rocket Licensing as their UK licensing agent and Angeles Blanco’s promotion to Director of Global Licensing. Rocket Licensing – whose clients also include US comics publisher Valiant Entertainment, MGM and Sony Pictures – will grow the licensing programme across Beano Studios’ stable of brands in the UK andContinue reading Beano Studios announces Rocket Licensing as UK Licensing Agent

Dracula has Risen from the Grave - art by Tom Chantrell

Hammer Horror set to hit the High Street!

Aisle19 Solutions is to bring classic Hammer Horror style to the British high street, thanks to its new partnership with the British film studio, and its first port of call is Topman and Topshop. Aisle19 Solutions has secured the rights to a raft of Hammer Horror IP, a library of material and artwork that datesContinue reading Hammer Horror set to hit the High Street!

Gerry Anderson: A Tribute by Peter Greenwood

When we lose a personality of any kind, there is always a outcry for this loss, but in this case the loss is so much more personal to an entire generation of adults and children alike. Gerry Anderson, who passed this month, was and will remain the Walt Disney of United Kingdom. He built hisContinue reading Gerry Anderson: A Tribute by Peter Greenwood

Egmont launches "Brave" magazine

Egmont has just launched a new Disney•Pixar title, Brave, to tie in with the new animated movie. Described as “a grand adventure full of heart, memorable characters and signature Pixar humour”, Brave uncovers a new tale in the mysterious Highlands of Scotland where the headstrong Merida (voiced by Kelly Macdonald) defies an age-old custom andContinue reading Egmont launches "Brave" magazine

Brands With Influence to rep Egmont comics and characters

Brands With Influence, a merchandising and Intellectual Management company, has been appointed to represent Egmont UK’s archive of classic comic and magazine titles that includes Roy of The Rovers, Battle, Misty and Whizzer and Chips. The collection spans the 40 years since the 1970s. “We feel this is just the right time to bring theseContinue reading Brands With Influence to rep Egmont comics and characters