Konami Group Corporation is a Japanese multinational entertainment company headquartered in Chūō, Tokyo. The company also produces and distributes trading cards, anime, tokusatsu, pachinko machines, slot machines, and arcade cabinets.
The Pokémon Company is a Japanese company responsible for brand management, production, publishing, marketing, and licensing of the Pokémon franchise, which consists of video game software, a trading card game, anime television series, films, manga, home entertainment products, merchandise, and other ventures
Funko Inc. is an American company that manufactures licensed and limited pop culture collectibles, best known for its licensed vinyl figurines and bobbleheads. In addition, the company produces licensed plush, action figures, apparel, accessories and games.
Bushiroad Inc. is a Japanese entertainment company, producer of collectible card games and trading cards, publisher of mobile apps and games, promotional items and many other venues, which was founded in 2007 by Takaaki Kidani and is headquartered in Tokyo.
Bandai Co., Ltd. is a Japanese multinational toy manufacturer and distributor headquartered in Taitō, Tokyo. Its international branches, Bandai Namco Toys & Collectables America and Bandai UK, are respectively headquartered in Irvine, California and Richmond, London
Ultra PRO is the leading brand of memorabilia collecting and tabletop gaming accessories, and photo and scrapbooking albums and pages. We have been designing and manufacturing top quality products since 1952 and our brands are recognized for their high quality standards and design innovations. Over the past decade, we have grown and diversified into a variety of related opportunities. Our Entertainment division publishes and distributes a variety of family-friendly board games and electronic toys, while our TableTopics division offers a broad line of TableTopics Conversation Starter sets to spark great conversations at social gatherings. Our SP Images division distributes collectible trading cards and other memorabilia to retail outlets across the United States. In addition to our headquarters in Commerce, California, we are supported by our satellite facilities in Ohio, Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Belgium.
Dragon Shield is one of the most recognizable brands within gaming accessories in the world. Known for their strength, durability, and fantastic value, players and retailers know that Dragon Shield products truly are “Tough as Scales.”
For those in need of protection, either against the dark magic of an evil mage, or the everyday scuffle of intense card play, there is only one choice: Dragon Shield.
Jasco Games is a game publisher established in 2010, originally based in Texas. In 2014, they moved their headquarters to Las Vegas, Nevada.
Kotobukiya was first opened by Jusaburo Shimizu in Japan in 1947 and began as a single toy store for dolls. In 1953, together with his two brothers, Mr. Shimizu re-created his sole proprietorship into a limited liability company.
SAKAMI Merchandise (hereinafter referred to as SAKAMI) was founded in Germany in 2013. The founders already had more than 10 years of development and management experience in the comic and video game merchandise market. With a keen market sense of the animation and game industries and unique local advantages, SAKAMI has successively obtained licenses of many popular Japanese brands for animation IP and for video games, including One Punch Man, Assassination Classroom, Detective Conan, High School DxD, Death Note, Street Fighter, Yu-Gi-Oh, Monster Hunter, Plants vs. Zombies, Resident Evil, Boruto, Fairy Tail, etc. Since 2018, SAKAMI has been Toei Animation Japan's authorized official and exclusive European distributor for original One Piece merchandise from China and Korea. By the end of 2021, the company has independently developed, produced and exclusively distributed more than 140 products, including plush toys, mouse pads, key chains, scroll pictures, mugs, piggy banks, umbrellas, pillowcases, bath towels, bath curtains, playing cards, acrylic figures, document covers, 3D images and more.
As part of the Embracer and Asmodee Group, which has a total of 30 branches in Europe, the USA and China, Blackfire works successfully with thousands of retailers internationally.
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The National Entertainment Collectibles Association is an American manufacturer of collectibles typically licensed from films, video-games, sports, music, and television based in New Jersey. The company was founded in 1996 and has over 60 licenses for which it produces products
BANPRESTO brand from BANDAI SPIRITS CO., LTD. is one of the world's foremost character merch creators. Having created figurine, plush, and so on for over 20 years for a huge number of properties.
CERDÁ is a family owned company from Valencia, Spain. They operate in the market since more than 40 years, and with more than 25 years of experience in licensed brands such as Disney (Minnie, Mickey, Princess, Jake, Cars), Spiderman, Smurfs, Lalaloopsy, Peppa Pig, Sponge Bob, Chuggington, etc
Rooted in Brighton since 1994, Paladone has grown into one of the top consumer products suppliers in the world, selling to thousands of different retailers both big and small across 80 countries worldwide.
GB eye is a UK-based company that specializes in producing licensed posters, prints, and merchandise for popular entertainment franchises such as Harry Potter, DC Comics, Marvel, and more. Their product range includes posters, frames, mugs, coasters, keyrings, and other accessories.
A dream came true, when three friends established their own line of TCG accessories. Their goal was to close the gap of high-quality products in the market, offering new ways to store and protect your collection. This is how Ultimate Guard was born in 2011.
Hasbro, Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate holding company incorporated and headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Hasbro owns the trademarks and products of Kenner, Milton Bradley, Parker Brothers, and Wizards of the Coast, among others
BANDAI SPIRITS CO.,LTD.
Planning, development, manufacturing, and sales of plastic models, toys for the mature fan base, character lottery products,
special amusement prizes, etc.
Taito Corporation is a Japanese company that specializes in video games, toys, arcade cabinets, and game centers, based in Shinjuku, Tokyo. The company was founded by Michael Kogan in 1953 as the Taito Trading Company, importing, vending machines, and jukeboxes into Japan
BOTI Global Ltd is a Hong Kong based toy company formed by BHBB LTD and The Goodmark Group in September 2012. The company is dedicated to the development and worldwide (FOB) distribution of innovative entertaining toys for kids around the world.
The B-Style range of the FREEing brand offers figurines representing characters from manga, anime or video games in suggestive and sexy poses. These figurines are designed for adult collectors and are often inspired by popular series such as "To Love-Ru Darkness", "Fate/Grand Order" or "Hyperdimension Neptunia".
Aniplex (ANX) is a diversified entertainment company operating worldwide with focus on the planning and production of anime video and music content, its distribution in theaters and broadcast syndication as well as their respective physical and digital products, development of related game apps and merchandise such as figurines and apparel, stage production of musicals and live events, and operating the online store "Aniplex+" which provides hand-picked items for sale.
Tamashii Nations is a collection of high-quality figure brands assembled under the Bandai Spirits banner.
“Fūryū” is one of the aesthetic values that became popular after the Middle Ages in Japan. It means gorgeous, elaborate designs intended to surprise other people and was recognized together with “Basara” and “Suki” as the opposite of “Wabi” and “Sabi” (plain and quiet tastes).
The Figma (フィグマ) series is a Japanese action figure line produced by Max Factory and distributed by Good Smile Company. The product series was created by Max Factory CEO MAX Watanabe and Masaki Asai, as a "counter" to the Revoltech line, with a focus on articulation.
Good Smile Company (GSC) was founded by Takanori Aki in May 2001 and is a Japanese manufacturer of high quality collectible figures, such as scale figures and the Nendoroid and Pop Up Parade lines as well as the figma brand by Max Factory.
Difuzed develop official licensed lifestyle products for a wide range of brands across gaming, entertainment and global brands.
Plastoy is a french toy company that specializes in collectible figurines based off of comic book characters: Tintin, Asterix, Smurfs ...
Plastoy, founded in 1990 and located in Normandy (France) specialized in designing plastic figures guarding the detail and finishes. His designs have won the confidence of domestic and international licensing of the comic world, literature and film.
Since 2004 the company has been designing & creating extraordinary award winning gifts, gadgets, games & more - that you'd often see in major retailers across the globe.
On February 2, 1924, Eiichiro Tomiyama founded Tomiyama Toy Seisakusho, the predecessor of today's TOMY Company, Ltd. The company manufactured numerous toy airplanes, establishing a reputation in the industry linking the Tomiyama name with toy airplanes.
Toei Animation Co., Ltd. is a Japanese animation studio primarily controlled by its namesake Toei Company
Play by Play is the plush toy center of the FAMOSA-GIOCHI PREZIOSI group. Who are defined bytheir agility and innovative capacity. As a result of their strategic alliances they offer a balanced portfolio witholding licenses evergreen, blockbuster movies and TV hits.
Play by Play are expert developing license products, personalized Ad hoc projects for all type of promotions, loyalties, merchandising etc.
Dark Horse Comics, American comic book publisher founded in 1986 by comics retailer Mike Richardson. In an industry dominated by the so-called “Big Two” (Marvel Comics and DC Comics), Dark Horse ranks as one of the largest independent comic companies.
Gamegenic GmbH – A studio of the Asmodee Group – is an international manufacturer of premium game supplies.
Seven Seas Entertainment is an award-winning publisher that specializes in bringing the best of Japanese manga and light novels to English language audiences, as well as producing original comics, graphic novels, and youth literature. Formed in 2004 by Jason DeAngelis, Seven Seas is now the #1 independently-owned manga publisher in the English-language market.
Since its foundation in 1909 in Japan, Kodansha has pursued the new, the exciting—the impossible
With a devotion to curiosity and creativity comes a tradition of innovation. For decades, we have nurtured a dynamic roster of artists and collaborators across genres, building a legacy of inspired voices, narratives and platforms. Our U.S. subsidiary publishes English-language manga and Japan-based fiction and non-fiction books.
Nourishing Passionate Creativity
When founding Kodansha, Seiji Noma believed that the role of new media was to educate people and develop society.
His belief was that nothing in the world was too complicated to make into an entertaining piece, that it could overcome language barriers and be of benefit to all nations, and achieve world peace.
Over a century after his journey began, Kodansha continues this dream with its library brimming with lively content. Read magazines and books, be industrious, and succeed—that was the message from Seiji Noma, and it inspired those who had talent but had missed the opportunity for higher education because of economic reasons. Seiji actively employed such young people. This was the expression and embodiment of the “Japanese Dream.”
About VIZ Media
An international authority on manga for more than three decades, VIZ Media is leading the way in what’s now, new and next. Reaching one in four millennials and half of all GenZ manga readers, VIZ is at the forefront of America’s Japanese pop-culture phenomenon, which today dominates multiple industries from publishing and animation to film and gaming.
VIZ is proud to be the #1 destination for manga in America and home to some of the most prestigious anime brands driving the industry. Combined with a market share footprint larger than household names collectively, VIZ has pivoted from a localization company to a market leading pop culture publisher and producer.
Yen Press, LLC is an American manga, graphic novel and light novel publisher co-owned by Kadokawa Corporation and Hachette Book Group. It published Yen Plus, a monthly comic anthology, between 2008 and 2013. In addition to translated material, Yen Press has published original series, most notably a manga adaptation of James Patterson's Maximum Ride and Svetlana Chmakova's Nightschool.
Megahouse is a major Japanese toy manufacturer and BANDAI Group company. Originally founded in 1962 as Kaken, the company was purchased by BANDAI and merged with BANDAI subsidiaries Angel and B-AI in 1997 to become MegaHouse.
SuBLime is the largest publisher of a yaoi/boys’ love manga in North America. This bold, global publishing initiative presents English-speaking fans everywhere with a broad selection of high-quality titles.
At SEGA Total Solution their aim to deliver the best customer service in the industry. Their Prizes and merchandise portfolio is constantly growing and includes popular licences that are highly desirable to the players of today. Creativity is their strength, and they are always exploring new ideas that excite all age. They offer great value for money and amazing quality products at the best possible prices.
Danilo Promotions is the UK's leading publisher of calendars, diaries, and greeting cards. With a focus on quality and creativity, we offer a wide range of products to suit every taste and occasion. From traditional branded wall calendars to trendy planners, and from heartfelt greeting cards to stylish diaries, we have something for everyone.
Our commitment to excellence is reflected in every product we produce, and we take pride in bringing joy and organisation to our customers' lives. Shop with us and discover the quality of Danilo.
ORANGE ROUGE - A Brand Specializing in Male Characters.
The name 'ORANGE ROUGE' comes from the French words for 'Orange' and 'Red', combining the corporate colors of the Good Smile Company and Max Factory logos.
Manufacturer of figures and character goods based in Tokyo, Japan. Recreational Goods.
ABYstyle is the number one in Europe for 100% official, licenced pop culture products! The brand has more than 220 licenses in the universes of manga, cinema, TV series and video games. ABYstyle offers more than 1000 new products every year that are original and high quality, created by fans for fans.
Udon Entertainment Corp. is a Canadian art studio and publisher. The company publishes original and translated comic books, graphic novels, manga and art books related to anime and video games.
miHoYo Co., Ltd. (Chinese: 米哈游; pinyin: Mǐhāyóu) is a Chinese video game development and publishing company. In addition to games, the company has created various products such as animated series, novels, comics, music, and merchandise.
The company is the creator of the Honkai series, which consists of several games, including Honkai Impact 3rd and Honkai: Star Rail. miHoYo also developed Tears of Themis, a free-to-play adventure game. Another game that they have developed is Genshin Impact, an open-world action role-playing game, which is one of the highest-grossing mobile games of 2021.
Aiming to expand its content production, technology research, and publications outside China, in February 2022, miHoYo launched its global publishing subsidiary Cognosphere Pte., Ltd. (trading as HoYoverse and stylized as COGNOSPHERE) based in Queenstown, Singapore. Since then, miHoYo has been doing business globally under the brand and has operations in Montreal, Los Angeles, Tokyo, and Seoul.
miHoYo also operates under the subsidiaries Shanghai miHoYo Yingtie Technology and Shanghai miHoYo Tianming Technology; the former is the publisher of Genshin Impact, Honkai: Star Rail, and Zenless Zone Zero, while the latter is the developer of Tears of Themis. The global subsidiary Cognosphere Pte., Ltd. known as HoYoverse is the co-publisher of Tears of Themis, Genshin Impact, Honkai: Star Rail and Zenless Zone Zero.
Who are Biowordl international:
"From our very first band-themed beanie hat, (well, it was 1998), to offering over 100 licensed properties devoted to Pop Culture, Bioworld International is a pioneer of licensed apparel and accessories, (that's cool stuff to you and me).
Although this page is called 'About Us', what we do is not really about us. It's about you – the fans. We share the thrill of getting our hands on an authentic piece of merch and our mission is to bring that simple joy to you as quickly, affordably, and sustainably as we can.
We're more than an online store - we're innovators. Self-expression is our watchword, which is why we create our own unique designs, many of which you won't find outside our store, (unless someone is wearing them, of course). Over the decades, we've built up strong relationships with brands such as DC Comics, Harry Potter and Dragon Ball, so you can trust that whatever you buy from us, it is 100% officially licensed. "
KADOKAWA CORPORATION develops a wide range of entertainment including publication, videos, games, Web services, education, operating IP experiential facilities such as TOKOROZAWA SAKURA TOWN.
Popbuddies is a leading manufacturer of high-quality anime merchandise in Europe, offering a wide range of products designed for fans of all ages. With a passion for anime and a commitment to quality, Popbuddies has become a trusted name in the industry.
ABLAZE is a publishing company releasing a variety of titles - in different formats, genres, and age ranges - original material, crowdfunded titles, reprints, art books, including international titles from Europe, Asia (manga, manhwa), webtoons, and more.
Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.[a] is a Japanese multinational video game publisher headquartered in Minato-ku, Tokyo. Its international branches, Bandai Namco Entertainment America and Bandai Namco Europe, are respectively headquartered in Irvine, California, and Lyon, France. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bandai Namco Holdings, an entertainment conglomerate.
Bandai Namco Entertainment was formed on 31 March 2006, following a corporate merge between Namco and Bandai on 29 September of the previous year. Originally known as Namco Bandai Games[b], it merged Bandai Games and Namco Networks in January to create Namco Bandai Games America. Namco Bandai Games absorbed Banpresto's video game division in 2008 and dissolved Bandai Networks in 2009.
Development operations were spun off into a new company in 2012, Namco Bandai Studios (now called Bandai Namco Studios), to help create faster development time and tighter cohesion between development teams. Namco Bandai Games was renamed Bandai Namco Games in 2014 and again to Bandai Namco Entertainment a year later.
Bandai Namco Entertainment owns several multi-million video game franchises, including Pac-Man, Tekken, Soulcalibur, Tales, Ace Combat, Taiko no Tatsujin, The Idolmaster, and Dark Souls. Pac-Man himself serves as the official mascot of the company.
The company also owns the licenses to several Japanese media franchises, such as Shonen Jump, Gundam, Kamen Rider, Super Sentai, Sword Art Online, and the Ultra Series. It is the core publishing and development area of the Bandai Namco Group's "Content Strategic Business Unit" (Content SBU), and the main video game branch of Bandai Namco Holdings.
Jazwares is the fastest growing toy company with the hottest, trendsetting brands. With 25 years of creating innovative play experiences, Jazwares is an award-winning company with a progressive focus on identifying new trends and transforming them into high-quality products for consumers of all ages.
RE-MENT Co., Ltd. (株式会社リーメント, Kabushikigaisha-Riimento), located in Chiyoda Tokyo, is a Japanese manufacturer of collectible plastic toys. The company's name is derived from a combination of the phrase "reform the entertainment", alluding to their desire for innovation in the toy market. Established in 1998, Re-Ment currently sells a line of highly detailed miniature food, furniture and animal figures as well as mobile phone charms, doll fashions and magnets. Re-Ment miniatures have been featured in two television advertisements by the Kellogg Company for their Pop-Tarts pastry product.
In 2008, the company began a collaborative partnership with Disney on a popular line of miniature toys featuring Mickey Mouse and characters from Toy Story, Winnie-the-Pooh, Alice in Wonderland and other stories. In July 2009, Re-ment partnered with Sanrio on a line of Hello Kitty miniatures. Re-Ment's most recent collaboration is with San-X on a line of Rilakkuma miniatures.