Transmedia 4 Kids: Creating Content For Children
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Exploring the intersection of Children's Publishing (books, toys, apps, games), Maker Education (#steam) & Transmedia Storytelling
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OPINION: Why toys need stories | Toy Industry | Opinion and Analysis by ToyNews

OPINION: Why toys need stories | Toy Industry | Opinion and Analysis by ToyNews | Transmedia 4 Kids: Creating Content For Children | Scoop.it
Starlight Runner CEO and consultant Jeff Gomez talks about the need for narrative in today's toys, in the age of multi-platform.
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Floris Hovers

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The simple, reduced forms of Floris Hovers’ miniature boats, cars and other vehicles should be seen less as designs, more as “playful thoughts” the Dutch furniture and toy maker says – it’s up to children to make something of them.
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Mattel outlines Comic-Con presence | Toy Industry | News by ToyNews

The firm will offer a 'meticulously crafted line-up of exclusives' to toy collectors.
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Toying with Transmedia: The Future of Entertainment is Child’s Play | MIT World

Toying with Transmedia: The Future of Entertainment is Child’s Play | MIT World | Transmedia 4 Kids: Creating Content For Children | Scoop.it
In what could be the ultimate twist on Toy Story, Henry Jenkins suggests that action figures -- those Star Wars and Masters of the Universe dolls from a few decades ago -- had the power to spark human creativity and transcend their original function.
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Moshi Monsters Reaches 50M Registered Users - BBGsite News Center - BBGsite.com

Moshi Monsters Reaches 50M Registered Users - BBGsite News Center - BBGsite.com | Transmedia 4 Kids: Creating Content For Children | Scoop.it
Moshi Monsters Reaches 50M Registered Users - Global children’s entertainment phenomenon Moshi Monsters today announces it has reached 50 million registered users worldwide, just three years after it launched.
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High tech (High Toy?) predictions for the next 10 years - Global Toy News

High tech (High Toy?) predictions for the next 10 years - Global Toy News | Transmedia 4 Kids: Creating Content For Children | Scoop.it
As we come to the end of the year, it’s interesting to see what “experts” are predicting about the future. After all, we in the toy industry are on the...
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Win Moshi Monsters Toys

Win Moshi Monsters Toys | Transmedia 4 Kids: Creating Content For Children | Scoop.it
THIS AUTUMN SEES MOSH-TASTIC NEW RELEASES FROM VIVID INCLUDING MOSH N' CHAT TOYS, A MOSHLING TREEHOUSE AND A COLLECTION OF GOLDEN MOSHLINGS AND MUCH MORE!

Poppet and Katsuma are little chatterboxes!

(connecting digital play online & offline)

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Gamine Expedition: Kudos to Moshi Monsters' Rebecca Newton for her Fantastically Ethical Stance on 3rd Party Data-Mining - Yay!

Gamine Expedition: Kudos to Moshi Monsters' Rebecca Newton for her Fantastically Ethical Stance on 3rd Party Data-Mining - Yay! | Transmedia 4 Kids: Creating Content For Children | Scoop.it
Gamine Expedition: BLOG by Sara M. Grimes, PhD in communication
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THQ partners with Random House, will co-create original IP, expand existing properties | Wouldyoukindly.com

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