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Comic-Con ends on a happy note; welcomes slew of new deals

Comic-Con ends on a happy note; welcomes slew of new deals

Events
The just concluded annual Comic-Con International: San Diego that took place last week at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California ended on a happy note having welcomed a slew of new deals, activations and exciting reveals. Highlights from the annual fan convention includes: Moose Toys and Coolhaus teamed up to create a new ice cream flavour celebrating the launch of the Comic-Con Exclusive Shoppie doll, Bubble Gum Pop Bubbleisha. Licensing agent Striker Entertainment tapped NECA to create a series of merchandise for Laika’s films Coraline, ParaNorman, The BoxTrolls and Kubo and the Two Strings. Bluefin revealed a new Blitzway Superb Scale Statue featuring Sharon Stone as she appeared in the classic film Basic Instinct. Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products hosted
Grumpy Cat and Garfield Crossover For New Comic Book Series

Grumpy Cat and Garfield Crossover For New Comic Book Series

Comics, Latest News
Two of the world’s most famous felines are set to join forces for the first time as part of a new comic book series. Grumpy Cat and Garfield will star in an original story following a deal with Dynamite Entertainment and BOOM! Studios' KaBOOM, which will be written by Garfield creator, Jim Davis. "Teaming up with Garfield for a comic series is a real honour," said Grumpy Cat. "I hate it." Nick Barrucci, CEO and publisher of Dynamite added: "Working with the fine folks at Grumpy Cat has been absolutely wonderful; we've had tremendous success bringing Grumpy to our fans, and helped to grow the comics market with record breaking sales through the direct market, book stores, and Scholastic. Grumpy Cat has been a kind of icon for the depressing era we live in. She is amused by nothing and