Smart Media
Follow
Find tag "HarperCollins"
6.0K views | +0 today
Smart Media
Market trends, politics, technologies, media, and innovations at the crossroads of 21st-century entertainment and education.
Curated by Karen B Wehner
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Karen B Wehner
Scoop.it!

Book, movie and gaming deals in place for James Frey’s YA series

Book, movie and gaming deals in place for James Frey’s YA series | Smart Media | Scoop.it
HarperCollins US and UK have picked up the English-language rights to author James Frey's young adult interactive trilogy Endgame in their respective territories and its theatrical rights are now in the hands of Twentieth Century Fox.
Karen B Wehner's insight:

Will be very interesting to see how this goes down commercially, as arguably the first truly transmedia, big budget franchise for youth.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Karen B Wehner
Scoop.it!

HarperCollins and Aardman launch Hobbit app

HarperCollins and Aardman launch Hobbit app | Smart Media | Scoop.it
HarperCollins Children's Books UK has released a visual companion app developed by Aardman Digital and produced in association with Warner Bros.
Karen B Wehner's insight:

App, hmm?  From itunes preview smells more like ''enhanced e-book'' plus ecommerce portal.

more...
No comment yet.