Classic Media announced new licenses for “Tinga Tinga Tales,” with Ravensburger (puzzles), Pressman Toy Corporation (games) and University Games (Colorforms activity products). The new partners join master toy partner Bandai and master publishing partner Grosset & Dunlap for the U.S. launch of the preschool brand.
“Tinga Tinga Tales” premieres Monday on Disney Channel’s Disney Junior. Bandai plans to release a line of interactive toys next fall.
“We are excited to launch 'Tinga Tinga Tales' in the U.S. with top consumer products partners on board,” says Karyn Schneider, vice president of licensing at Classic Media. “Tinga Tinga Tales is filled with imaginative stories of animal transformations, playful characters, and inspiring art. We look forward to working with our partners to bring this unique brand to market.”