CBS Partners for CSI Games, Cards, and Slot Machines

CBS Consumer Products is expanding the CSI franchise by bringing  GDC-GameDevCo, Ltd. and IGT on board to develop a range of new games based on the drama franchise. Through the agreements, GDC-GameDevCo, Ltd. will produce branded board games and playing cards for the U.S. and Canada, and IGT will develop branded slot machines worldwide.

Warner Bros. Announces Licensees for Green Lantern

Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) has announced the worldwide licensing program for Warner Bros. Pictures’ Green Lantern, to hit theaters June 17. The program will be led by DC Entertainment’s master toy licensee, Mattel.

Mattel will debut a toy line that will include the Green Lantern Ring Blast Jet Figure & Vehicle, the Green Lantern Battle Shifters Figures, and the Green Lantern Movie Masters Figures. The company’s multi-category toy line will include basic and deluxe action figures, figure/vehicles, role-play, play sets, games, puzzles, and vehicles. Each basic action figure will come with a Green Lantern ring that can make kids feel as if they have been “chosen” to be a Green Lantern, too.

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