“With beloved directors, amazing casts and a high-level of anticipation among fanboys, gamers and horror fans,
offer opportunities for a high-quality and diverse licensing program,” says Emily Castel, chief marketing officer, Legendary. “Whether mass market or collectible, we want to ensure that with every product we offer, fans will be able to bring home and extend the movie experience in unique and surprising ways.”
, based on Blizzard Entertainment’s popular video game, will see global master toy partner Jakks Pacific release action figures in all scales as well as role play items. Additional licensees supporting the tentpole film include Disguise, a division of Jakks Pacific, with Halloween costumes and accessories; Weta Workshop with prop replicas and collectibles; Topps for trading cards; Funko with Pop Vinyl figures;
will hit theaters June 10 2016.
has been paired with Ripple Junction, which will be developing a line of apparel showcasing the look and feel of the movie. Additional licensees developing products for the film include Funko with Pop Vinyl figures; Insight Editions and Titan Publishing with art books/novelizations; Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab with fragrances, candles and jewelry; Trends International with calendars and posters.
will arrive in theaters Oct. 16.
, Legendary has teamed with Weta Workshop for a line of collectibles and novelty gifts, and Middle of Beyond will create knitted sweaters and ornaments.
will be in theaters Dec. 4.
“Legendary understands how much our movies mean to our fans. They are our biggest supporters and believers, but with that comes very high expectations,” says Jamie Kampel, vice president, licensing and partnerships, Legendary. “We have those same expectations with our licensing program and, as such, have carefully selected who we work with and the products they create to ensure the same quality and satisfaction that our movies deliver.”
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