Domo Ghostbusters Co-Brand Comes to Life with New Partners

Domo.GhostbustersBig Tent Entertainment has lined up more partners to represent the pop-culture mash-up of Domo and Slimer. Underground Toys, Kelly Toy, and Funko will be releasing products portraying Domo as the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man, Slimer, and a full-fledged Ghostbuster.

Underground Toys will create a line featuring plush, mugs, stickers, and more for department stores, specialty stores, stationery and gift stores, catalogs, and Internet retailers worldwide (excluding Asia). Kelly Toys will create multiple sizes of soft-sculptured toys for amusement parks and carnival and prize games in the U.S. and Canada.

Funko will be involved in a line of Domo/Ghostbusters-inspired pop vinyl figures for worldwide distribution (excluding Asia) at specialty stores, supermarkets, drug stores, catalogues, stationery and gift stores, online retailers, and mass market. [Read more...]

Big Tent Entertainment Develops Marketing Campaign for Komaneko

March12.KomanekoBig Tent Entertainment will launch a retail and marketing campaign with Domo creator Tsuneo Goda for Komaneko, a cartoon cat, based on the animated short film Komaneko: The First Step. Big Tent Entertainment will kick off the campaign with the launch of an eBook based on the original animated story.

The eBook will feature a Movie Maker tool, games, and puzzles in addition to helping develop reading, learning, and language skills. Kids will also be able to personalize the eBook with their own voice and picture. Komaneko will be part of the educational Kideo eTales series and will be available on iTunes and Google Play in English, Malay, and Mandarin.

Big Tent Entertainment Inks New Deals

Big Tent Entertainment, a New York-based branded entertainment company, has signed a series of new licensing deals to bring Domo to fans wherever they may find themselves. Whether relaxing at home or having fun at an amusement park, fans will be able to interact with the viral Internet meme turned iconic brand in all new ways.

Domo plushMagnote will release new cube figures, novelty steel puzzles, craft wooden décor kits, and more.

Domo will also be hitting amusement parks throughout North America thanks to Kellytoy USA, who will produce a variety of fair prizes such as plush and plush hats.

For more info on these licensing deals, check out this week’s Total Licensing Report. For more info on Domo, visit www.domonation.com. For more info on Big Tent Entertainment, visit http://www.bigtent.tv/.

Big Tent Entertainment, Horse Feathers Team Up to Bring Domo to the iPhone

Branded entertainment company Big Tent Entertainment has announced that Domo has now come to the iPhone for a new gaming adventure through a new partnership with Horse Feathers, in association with Playlithium.

A return to the popularized side scrolling genre that started the modern era of gaming, Domo The Journey lets players take on the role of Domo to race through five different zones and explore more than 25 levels of gameplay to rescue Tashanna, who has been kidnapped by the grouchy Hungry Bear. Dashing through the forest, dodging deadly saws, riding underground mine carts and traversing freezing Alps, the game will take Domo through visual landscapes and animation while dodging characters who stand in the way.

Available now, Domo The Journey is the latest digital offering giving fans a fresh way to interact with the character, following in his recent arrival on Xbox Live and PlayStation Home. On Xbox Live, Domo fans can purchase 17 different types of character-inspired clothing and three animated Domo props that interact with their online avatars. PlayStation Home gives users 13 animated Domo companions for subscribers’ avatars along with 15 different types of clothing including T-shirts and hats.

Plushland to Release Domo Plush Line

Big Tent Entertainment has signed a new licensing agreement with Plushland to bring viral sensation Domo to the world of sports. The long-term deal will see the launch of a line of branded plush featuring Domo decked out in college, MLB, and NHL team logos, as well as a number of destination slogans and sayings, including “I Love New York.” Beginning next spring, campus bookstores, specialty stores, and other sports merchandisers will feature the new Domo plush line, which includes fuzzy dice, cubes, balls, and pillows.

Personalize the Gaming Experience with Face Racers

Face Racers: Photo Finish for Nintendo 3DS

Ever wanted to star in a video game? Now, you can!

A new licensing agreement between Big Tent Entertainment and Majesco Entertainment will give players a new video game experience this fall with Majesco’s Face Racers: Photo Finish.

Face Racers, available this month on Nintendo 3DS, lets players “take control of the wheel.” The innovative photo-personalized technology, developed by PixFusion, allows players to feel like they are a part of the game. Players take photos of their face with their Nintendo 3DS camera and can use them as avatars for their custom 3-D racers and more.

With each avatar offering up to 100 choices for hair, clothing, and eyewear, and cars that are fully customizable, gamers can create the ultimate personalized racer and landscape experience.

Discovery Communications to Develop TLC and Animal Planet Baby Lines

Discovery Communications, Inc. (DCI), and Big Tent Entertainment (BTE) have announced the brand formation of TLC Baby. According to Discovery, TLC is the top cable destination for mothers aged 18 to 49 with children under 2 years old, airing shows such as A Baby Story and Bringing Home Baby. The newly formed brand extension hopes to capitalize and expand on this existing audience.

The TLC Baby brand will span markets including learning and development, health and safety, bath, feeding, electronics, furniture, room décor, bedding/blankets, layette, and apparel. Big Tent was recently named sole licensing agent of record for all TLC-branded content and currently represents Discovery Kids. [Read more...]

Domo Stars in Five Nintendo Video Games

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Domo hits the video game screen in a series of five Nintendo DSi games starring the internet and pop culture superstar. Through a worldwide agreement (excluding Asia) between Big Tent Entertainment and Nintendo, the video game company is publishing and releasing Crash-Course Domo, Hard-Hat Domo, Pro-Putt Domo, Rock-n-Roll Domo, and White-Water Domo, which are available for download in the U.S., Canada, and Latin America via the Nintendo DSi Shop. Users can purchase Nintendo DSi Points in the Nintendo DSi Shop and use the points to redeem games. For more information on Domo and the new games, visit www.nintendodsi.com/domo.
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