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OPINION – PIXAR SELLS OUT WITH CARS 2?

Chicago, IL – Last weekend Disney and Pixar’s Cars 2 hit theaters to over $66 million in ticket sales, a number on par with typical recent Pixar releases including Wall-E, Up, and anything without the words “Toy” and “Story” in … Continue reading

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OPINION – HANGING IN THE SOCIAL MEDIA LOUNGE

Chicago, IL – The ‘Social Media Lounge” popped up over the last few years as a hallmark of reality television talent contests and award shows. Between performances or awards presentations, usually just prior to a commercial break, viewers find themselves … Continue reading

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ARTICLE – SENIORS AND SOCIAL MEDIA

Chicago, IL – Think Facebook is just for the youngins? Social Media isn’t just for the young or the young at heart. Check out Mashable’s article on grandparents and social media here.

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OPINION – STUDIOS ABANDON COMIC CON?

For years, Comic Con International in San Diego has been more about movies, television, video games, and toys than it is about comic books. Fans lament the days of back issue scrounging, all the while waiting in a twisting line … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE – KUNOICHI HEADS TO LICENSING EXPO

Las Vegas, NV – Feeling lucky? Kunoichi is set to attend Licensing International Expo in Las Vegas Nevada, June 14-16, 2011. Licensing Expo is the industry’s biggest annual event, leveraging properties and brands to develop merchandise. Kunoichi is a leading … Continue reading

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OPINION – DC COMICS REBOOTS PERIODICAL LINE

Chicago, IL – Is it another Crisis on Infinite Earths or just a paltry Zero Hour? Comic book fans gave cautious greeting to yesterday’s announcement that Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, and Green Lantern publisher DC Comics, a subsidiary of Time … Continue reading

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CHECK IT – MY LITTLE PONY PHYSICS

This is pretty priceless – Is My Little Pony scientifically feasible? This classroom presentation attempts to prove that validity of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic using physics. Check it out here!  

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NEWS – WAL-MART SAME-STORE SALES DOWN AGAIN

Check out Richard Gottlieb’s post on Global Toy News regarding the continuing decline of same-store sales for Wal-mart. Richard has written a series of posts over the last few weeks briefly discussing Wal-mart’s dismal sales in areas outside of groceries. … Continue reading

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ANNOUNCEMENT – MOVING!

Yep, I know we already announced it. But here it is again, this time with a fantastic, super-awesome postcard. If you are extra good friends of Kunoichi, one of these is already in the mail on its way to you. … Continue reading

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REVIEW – TOYS IN THE HOOD MUSEUM EXHIBIT

Chicago, IL – Who knew that Chicago is a haven for inventiveness in the toy and games industry? Sure, Kunoichi has always made Chicago our home base, serving a variety of leading toy, game, and youth entertainment brands with content. … Continue reading

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