Talicor Named Distributor for GDC

Talicor has been named the U.S. Distributor for GDC GameDevCo, Ltd. Through this relationship, Talicor has added to its product line games such as KISS DVD Board Game, Elvis DVD Board Game, Diamond Crosswords, TNA Wrestling DVD Board Game, and Vital Statistics Board Game. Other games include the Decision Day Fantasy Sports games, which come in Baseball, Basketball, Football, and Hockey versions. The game play is similar to controlling your own fantasy team as you race to win the championship. These Fantasy Sports board games come with collectible sports cards that can be used during game play. You can also incorporate cards from your own collection. Finally, a new Dexter Board Game based on Showtime’s Dexter television series is set to release in September.

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Big Idea to Release New VeggieTales DVD, Teams with Manufacturers

Big Idea Entertainment is releasing a brand new VeggieTales adventure targeted towards girls, VeggieTales: Sweetpea Beauty—A Girl After God’s Own Heart. The DVD, to be released on July 31 in Christian market stores and on August 3 in the general marketplace, tells a tale of true beauty.

When a decree is made that only the most beautiful can rule the land, the insecure Queen Blueberry banishes Sweetpea Beauty to a dark forest. Sweetpea’s fate seems bleak until a charming prince, a band of merry minstrels, and seven snow peas come to her rescue. The DVD also features the tale of Snoodlerella and bonus features such as sing-along songs.

Beginning July 31, Big Idea Entertainment will roll out a line of Sweetpea Beauty-themed consumer products. Merchandise will include plush toys of Sweetpea Beauty and Prince Larry from Gund, a puzzle from Talicor, purse and shoe charms from Crocs/Jibbitz, and more.