Sir David Jason creates huge impact at Brand Licensing Expo

The first day of the Brand Licensing Expo took place on Tuesday 15 October and saw a very special guest visit the Lisle International stand – Sir David Jason.

Lisle International was delighted to welcome the British renowned legend along with CHF Entertainment’s managing director, Simon Hall to their stand as part of the launch of the new pre-school property and animated TV series – Pip!

Sir David took part in photo opportunities and gave various interviews about his role in Pip! attracting a lot of attention from both visitors and press.

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More partners for Temple Run™

Lisle International is pleased to unveil more licensed partners for the globally successful digital property Temple Run™; with merchandise already available for Apparel and core categories including, Accessories, Bags, Magazines and Annuals to arrive in market soon.

In addition Forbidden Planet will launch early September with a Temple Run™ merchandise range covering Apparel, Bags, Gift and Novelty. With this cult merchandise retailer being the perfect store for the core UK Temple Run user, it is expected to see swift sales for the key ranges and people wearing Temple run T-shirts and more within the next few weeks.

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Trinity Mirror signs Lisle International for Andy Capp

Lisle International Licensing is proud and excited to announce it has been chosen by Trinity Mirror plc. to deliver the UK merchandising programme for its iconic Daily Mirror cartoon strip character Andy Capp.

Andy Capp first appeared in the paper in 1957 and is one of the longest-running strips ever. Its particular brand of down to earth humour has amused and captivated countless readers on a daily basis since its creation by the legendary Reg Smythe.

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Usain Bolt sprints into Temple Run™ 2

Run as the Fastest Man On Earth in the Fastest Growing Mobile Hit Ever!

Dimensional Branding Group (DBG), the global licensing agency for Imangi Studios, the developer behind the global sensation Temple Run™, and Usain Bolt, the six-time Olympic Gold Medalist and world’s fastest man, today announce one of the greatest videogame & athlete cameo cross-overs of all time as Usain Bolt is now a playable character in Temple Run™ 2. As the first branded character in Temple Run™ history, Usain Bolt’s worldwide recognition demonstrates the global and cultural reach of the original endless runner game.

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Temple Run™ and Forbidden Planet confirm merchandise partnership

Lisle International has unveiled details of a deal with cult entertainment retailer, Forbidden Planet that will see the store launch a retail range of products for the digitally inspired property and record breaking downloadable game, Temple Run™.

Forbidden Planet has nine stores in the UK all placed in major cities, including the London Mega Store which is the largest cult entertainment store in the world. In addition to the high street outlets, the group also has a huge online business and is seen as THE destination for all niche merchandise relating to sci-fi, gaming and digital properties.

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Temple Run™ stands out in Apple’s all time download list

As the total downloads from the App Store tops 50 billion, there is one game that stands out as one of the most downloaded free mobile games ever and that’s Temple Run. The positioning in Apple’s official top 25 list signifies the many lucrative merchandising opportunities for the property.

Last month Apple revealed the 25 most downloaded paid and free apps of all time. High on the list, Imangi Studios’ Temple Run™ occupied the #2 spot for the most downloaded free mobile gaming app.

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Temple Run’s licensing programme starts with three new partners!

Lisle International, UK & Europe licensing agent for the digitally inspired property and record breaking downloadable game, Temple Run, is pleased to announce that it has brokered three new deals for the property.

The new deals include apparel partner Blues Clothing together with Trade Mark Collections with a range of bags and accessories for the UK. Fashions UK is the third new partner and will deliver both Bags and Apparel across Europe.

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Temple Run 2 surges to #1 spot on App Store 8 hours after release!

Temple Run 2 released on Apple’s App store & reaches #1 spot within 8 hours. Massive instant download figures indicate high prospects for the game’s license programme!

A sequel to the popular downloadable endless runner game, Temple Run, has been released on Apple’s App Store: Temple Run 2 was released for download globally on Thursday January 17th and reached the download #1 spot within eight hours!

The news of the immediate success of the launch of Temple Run 2 adds to last week’s announcement that a full licensing programme is to be launched in the UK and Eire by Lisle Licensing.

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Temple Run agents for UK & Eire

Dimensional Branding Group (DBG), the San Francisco based brand extension agency has announced today the appointment of Lisle International as the sub-agent in the UK and Eire for new App license, Temple Run.

Temple Run is a casual mobile game created by Imangi Studios that is now playable on all mobile platforms and has had incredible success since its launch of the classic Temple Run game in August 2011 with nearly 160 million downloads worldwide, 12 million of which from the UK alone . So popular is the game that a full licensing programme has been initiated in the USA with Dimensional Branding Group appointed as worldwide master agent and Lisle International responsible for deals in the UK and Eire.

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