Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Mega Man 2018 Cartoon Series Toys Coming from Jakks Pacific
Jakks Pacific has won the master toy license for next year's new Mega Man cartoon, according to Licensing.biz. The deal between Jakks and the shows producers - DHX Brands and Dentsu Entertainment -includes a range of products, from action figures and play-sets to costumes and plushies.
COO Jack McGrath says, "I grew up with Mega Man and am a big fan, so I’m thrilled for Jakks to team up with DHX Brands and Dentsu on the new animated series. Jakks will bring to life the characters of this terrific franchise through a wide range of toys and costumes for a new generation of kids."
Mega Man is expected to air in 2018 on Cartoon Network. Production heats up this summer.
Source: Licensing.biz (thanks, Daniel!)