Archie will come to Bollywood: Archie Comics CEO Jon Goldwater

August 13, 2018

Archie Andrews and his Riverdale High School friends Betty Cooper and Veronica Lodge were introduced in the 1940s to a different generation. Still, after serving the reading interests of several generations of young, they are anything but retro. In an email interview to IANS, Archie Comics CEO and publisher Jon Goldwater discussed Archie and Bollywood. […]

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Animation International India hosted the first ever Doraemon Licensee Expo 2018

August 13, 2018

The Indian licensing industry saw the first Doraemon Licensee Expo hosted at The Lalit, Mumbai on August 3. With an array of products ranging from chocolates to watches, plush toys, to feeding bottles, Doraemon is a popular toon companion for kids. The evening commenced with the lighting the lamp in the presence of the Doraemon […]

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Snapchat introduces new filter for Harry Potter: Here’s how to use bitmoji lens

August 11, 2018

Attention Potterheads! Snapchat honoured the boy wizard Harry Potter on his birthday on July 31 with a new filter. The app has released a program that lets your bitmoji represent your Hogwarts house. The bitmojis will fly around the screen, letting you fulfill your magical imagination. The feature will be available to Android and iOS […]

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Tap’N’Play launches cricket trading cards in UK

August 11, 2018

Australian sports collectible company Tap’N’Play is venturing into the U.K, launching the first mainstream cricket collectible in the region in more than 20 years. In a first of its kind, the ‘Official 2018 England Cricket Trading Cards’ showcases players in the England Test, Lions, ODI, T20 and Women’s squads. The ‘limited edition’ nature of the […]

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FREAKY FRIDAY: This boxer is country’s first female superheroine. Any guesses?

August 10, 2018

We all know about Black Widow or Scarlet Witch, but do you know who is India’s first female superhero? Well, it’s none other than Mary Kom! India’s boxer woman Mangte Chungneijang Mary Kom was seen in an animated avatar as the country’s first female superheroine in an animated TV series. The Indian TV series, titled […]

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Yuvraj Singh launches his YWC sports and lifestyle brand store in Mohali

August 10, 2018

Cricketer Yuvraj Singh has launched the second YWC sports and lifestyle brand store in Mohali, Chandigarh. The store was launched after getting the immense response for the stand-alone store in Varanasi, which was launched last year. The latest store will be the flagship store for the brand and will house a vast collection of fashion […]

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FILA associates with Rannvijay Singh to launch motorsport collection in India

August 10, 2018

The Italian Brand, FILA launched its first-ever Indian motorsport collection in collaboration with youth icon Rannvijay Singh in its stores across the country. In addition of this nationwide launch, the motorsport collection launched on FILA’s Bhopal store at DB City Mall and Aashima Mall. Fueling their passion for all things motorsport, Rannvijay, and Rohan Batra […]

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SonyLIV and Legrand Innovate to entertain with ‘The Good Vibes’

August 10, 2018

The ‘Good Vibes’, a new web-series, is one of a kind creative collaboration between Legrand, the innovative electrical brand, and SonyLIV, India’s premium OTT platform. Produced by LIQVD Asia- a new-age communications company and Bohemian Films, the web-series brings together two brands that command a strong consumer connect with their respective offerings. Abhishek Joshi, Head- […]

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Sanrio, Converse to bring Hello Kitty-themed fashion collection

August 10, 2018

Sanrio has teamed up with Converse for a new line of Hello Kitty-themed footwear, sportswear and accessories collection. Set to coincide with the back-to-school season, The Hello Kitty x Converse collection will offer a range of Hello Kitty-inspired designs across classic Converse silhouettes including the Chuck Taylor All Star, Chuck 70, and One Star. The […]

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Sony Music launches global artist royalty portal in India

August 10, 2018

Music label Sony Music has launched its global artist royalty portal — Artist Portal in India to empower artists by giving them easy access to royalty statements online. Along with detailed insights into worldwide music streams, downloads, video views, charts position and more, the label’s artiste and partners are presented with earnings from across all […]

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