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Saban’s Samurai Pizza Cats is a new 52-episode animated series about heroic cats who double as samurai warriors and pizza parlor owners. The company is also licensing several other new shows, including Bureau of Alien Defenders and Saban’s Beetleborgs.

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Five items join Learning Curve Toys’ Robotix lineup, which is in its second year. The motorized, modular building system’s new introductions include three starter sets featuring components not found in any other set; a Robot Computer Set; and a life-size, build-it-yourself Robot Commander. The Robot Commander stands 5 feet tall and can wave its hand, open and close its mouth, and move the visor above its eyes using five motors.

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Licensees are quick to grab the manufacturing rights to Bananas in Pajamas in an attempt to capture the attention of the show’s coveted weekday morning audience of 2 to 5-year-olds. The Bananas in Pajamas 6-inch figure assortment, from TOMY, features all the characters from Cuddles Avenue, including Morgan, Amy, B1, B2, Rat in a Hat, and Lulu.

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Many of us are traveling to Denver for the American Specialty Toy Retailing Association’s (ASTRA’s) Marketplace & Academy trade show, and in...

May/June 2016  

Many of us are traveling to Denver for the American Specialty Toy Retailing Association’s (ASTRA’s) Marketplace & Academy trade show, and in...

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