Jakks Pacific Appointed as Master Toy Licensee for Mega Man

jakks_megamanDHX Brands and Dentsu Entertainment USA appointed Jakks Pacific Inc. as worldwide master toy licensee—excluding Asia—for their co-produced animated series Mega Man. The deal brokered by CPLG North America.

The multi-year license agreement allows Jakks to exclusively manufacture, market, and distribute a range of consumer products, including action figures, figurines, play sets, accessories, dress-up and role-play, Halloween costumes, plush, and vehicles. [Read more...]

DHX Media, Dentsu Entertainment USA Sign Global Deal on Animated Mega Man Series

MEGA MAN -- Reveal 2016-05-26Dentsu Entertainment USA Inc. and DHX Media Ltd. struck a deal to develop, co-produce, and distribute and jointly manage licensing for a new Mega Man animated series based on the Capcom Mega Man video game franchise.

Under the terms of the deal, Dentsu Entertainment USA and DHX will manage all gloval rights for the new Mega Man animated series. DHX will handle distribution and licensing in the U.S. in collaboration with Dentsu Entertainment USA. Dentsu Inc., parent company of Dentsu Entertainment USA, will manage distribution and licensing in Asia. DHX will manage distribution and licensing in all other territories. Dentsu Entertainment USA and DHX will both participate in all revenue streams related to this agreement. [Read more...]

FremantleMedia Joins JAKKS and Dentsu for Monsuno

FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME) has entered into a production and distribution agreement with JAKKS Pacific, Inc. and Dentsu Entertainment USA for the companies’ new joint venture, Monsuno, an original animated entertainment project.

FME will be responsible for the exclusive worldwide (except Asia) distribution of Monsuno programming, and act as the master licensing agent for the Monsuno brand worldwide, except in Asia where Dentsu will serve as the master licensing agent. Monsuno represents the first programming announcement for FME’s Children and Family Entertainment division, launched last fall at MIPCOM.

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