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  1. Barbie who? The Bratz are back at WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Retailing Today

    ... offers sleepover playsets that allow additional imaginative play. "Walmart continues to deliver the most sought-after toys to our shoppers," said Anne Marie Kehoe, Vice President of Toys at Walmart. "We can't wait to see the excitement the new Bratz ...

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  2. Is Hasbro Seriously Overvalued? Should I Trim It Or Sell It?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    I purchased it in my Dividend Growth Portfolio on 9/7/2012 for $38.09. Its closing price Monday was $79.52, for a price gain of 108%.

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  3. Q2-2015: Forex pulls down Hasbro revenue; Licensing & Entertainment op income halvesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Indian Television

    BENGALURU: American multinational toy and board game company Hasbro, Inc., reported 3.8 per cent decline in net revenue to $797.66 million in the quarter ended 28 June, 2015 as compared to the $829.26 million in the corresponding year ago quarter impacted by negative forex of $71.5 million says the company. If the forex loss was neglected, net revenue in Q2-2015 grew 4.8 per cent in the current quarter as compared to the previous quarter.

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  4. Kimble v Marvel Entertainment: when post-expiry patent royalties meet stare decisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IPKat

    This Kat for a number of years taught a course on legal aspects of IP transactions. Consistently, the most challenging case to convey to students was the U.S. Supreme Court decision of Brulotte v Thys Co.

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  5. American Girl store in Scottsdale sets opening dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    Young girls - and their parents and grandparents - have less than a month to go until the opening of the American Girl store in Scottsdale. The Middleton, Wisconsin-based doll maker and retailer has set an opening date of Aug. 22 for its first Arizona store at Scottsdale Quarter.

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  6. Mother of Hardwick boy in coma sees signs of his recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... stick went untouched. "I would visit him and hear that he was locked in his room all day," she said. "I'd bring him toys and his father would throw them out." Also during this time, she said, she noticed her son was losing weight. State Police said ...

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  7. Bratz dolls get makeover in latest assault on BarbieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Columbian

    ... entertainment to choose from --something that wasn't the case in Bratz's heyday. "Of course, they still play with toys and do imaginative play, but they're digitally connected," MGA Chief Executive Officer Isaac Larian said. "We're bringing those ...

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  8. Bratz dolls given makeover in latest battle with BarbieRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Denver Post

    ... entertainment to choose from - something that wasn't the case in Bratz's heyday. "Of course, they still play with toys and do imaginative play, but they're digitally connected," MGA CEO Isaac Larian said in an interview. "We're bringing those two ...

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  9. New 'Fantastic Four' Videos Tease Science Behind Comic Book FictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Hollywood Reporter

    Rappers N.W.A. first enraged America during Reagan. Now Dr. Dre is a mogul, Ice Cube is a Hollywood player and "Straight Outta Compton" is a film as they talk Suge Knight, a reunion tour and how "this movie will keep shinning a light on the [police] problem" The powers and concepts of Fox's Fantastic Four might seem extraordinary, but as four new featurettes released Friday reveal, they have their basis in contemporary scientific theory - well, maybe not the one where the guy turns into a massive pile of rocks, admittedly.

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  10. Avengers: Age of Ultron hits streams and Blu-ray this fall, might explain shirtless ThorRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Polygon

    Avengers: Age of Ultron will arrive on streaming services Sept. 8 and Blu-ray Oct. 2, Marvel Entertainment announced this week.

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  11. Bill Gunderson - Hasbro: A Tale of Two Toy StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Townhall

    Hasbro Inc. has been around since 1923 and is a company name that most parents and kids recognize. Hasbro makes toys and while their main competitor Mattel and its Barbie franchise in known for its "girl product" focus, Hasbro is known for its more male-orientated toys such as the Transformer action figure line and all things Nerf.

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  12. Mobile Gaming Firm SGN Receives $130 Million Investment From South Korea's Netmarble GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Wall Street Journal

    SGN, the studio behind popular mobile and social games such as "Cookie Jam" and "Sugar Smash," has received a $130 million investment from the South Korean firm Netmarble Games. Launched by MySpace co-founders Chris DeWolfe and Aber Whitcomb back in 2010, along with current president and chief operating officer Josh Yguado, SGN plans to use the new cash infusion to acquire smaller game producers, ramp up its advertising spending, and also expand into Asian markets.

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  13. Mobile Gaming Startup SGN Receives $130 Million Investment From South Korea's Netmarble GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Wall Street Journal

    SGN, the studio behind popular mobile and social games such as "Cookie Jam" and "Sugar Smash," has received a $130 million investment from the South Korean firm Netmarble Games. Launched by Myspace co-founders Chris DeWolfe and Aber Whitcomb back in 2010, along with current president and chief operating officer Josh Yguado, SGN plans to use the new cash infusion to acquire smaller game producers, ramp up its advertising spending, and also expand into Asian markets.

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  14. Reevaluation: Why Mattel Is Still Not A Buy, But There Is HopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Seeking Alpha

    There is still hope for growth in Mattel, especially after management's efforts to embrace good PR and the modern offshoots of feminism. Almost a year ago, I published an article predicting Mattel's current trouble and lack of management engagement into growth by not embracing good PR with current diversity and female empowerment trends, as well as a lack of interactive content.

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  15. John Rogers' Ariel Fund Second Quarter 2015 CommentaryRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | GuruFocus.com

    Investing in small- and mid- cap stocks is riskier and more volatile than investing in large-cap stocks. The intrinsic value of the stocks in which the Fund invests may never be recognized by the broader market.

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  16. DAREDEVIL Season 2: Marvel CCO Talks About the Addition of ELEKTRARead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Daily SuperHero

    Right now DAREDEVIL is filming for its 2016 Season 2 release on Netflix. Marvel Entertainment chief creative officer Joe Quesada sat with IGN and talked about how DAREDEVIL is very personal to the characters involved the series.

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  17. Bratz Relaunches; Proves It's Good To Be Yourself, And It's Good To Be A BratzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | PR Newswire

    ... young fans of the brand where they live; on their mobile devices. Bratz products will be available at Target, Walmart, Toys"R"Us (who will each have an exclusive assortment of products), Kmart, Amazon and all other major retailers. For more ...

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  18. Holding out for a heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    1 champion among pint-sized fan-boys and girls. "Everyone is anticipating Hulk during the show," says Rick Papineau, who created the props and scenic elements for the American travelling production.

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  19. Marvel Unveil Animated "Guardians" PromoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Dark Horizons News

    Marvel Entertainment has released the first promo trailer for Disney XD's upcoming animated series based on the "Guardians of the Galaxy" franchise. The series will premiere on September 26th and follows the newly-formed team who finds a strange artifact keyed only to the DNA of Peter Quill.

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  20. a Jakks Pacific shrinks quarterly lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Business Journal

    Toy maker Jakks Pacific Inc. said it narrowed its second-quarter loss, helped by sales of Disney Frozen products and Nintendo toys. Malibu-based Jakks Pacific said it had a loss of $5.7 million, or 30 cents per share, for its quarter ended June 30, compared with a loss of $9.1 million, or 43 cents per share, in the year-earlier period.

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