Disney’s game website for kids called Club Penguin on Thursday (tomorrow) April 25, 2013, is teaming up with Marvel for the second Marvel Super Hero Takeover event. Club Penguin members can login and dress up like their favorite Marvel Super Heroes…or Super Villains, to fight to save, or destroy, Penguintropolis. Check out the exclusive first look at two of the 27 Marvel costumes Red Hulk and Iron Spider that will be available starting tomorrow. Check them out below.
Here is the exclusive animated trailer for Dan Krall‘s upcoming children’s novel titled ‘The Great Lollipop Caper’ which follows a “cranky caper” who hatches a salty plan to win the hearts of children everywhere. You can pre-order The Great Lollipop Caper now through my site via Amazon with a release date of May 7, 2013. Check this silent movie-inspired trailer for the book animated by Screen Novelties below.
Heidi Klum is stepping out of Projet Runway and teamed up with Babies“R”Us for the Project Doodle Shirt Contest. Klum wants you to submit your child’s (8 or younger) design using Doodle.ly by 11:59PM ET on April 23, 2013, from there a panel of judges – led by Heidi Klum – will select the top 10 finalists. You can also vote between May 8-13 for your favorite design which will be announced May 18, 2013. Two Grand Prize winners will have their designs featured on a Truly Scrumptious shirt, available at Babies“R”Us this fall! Each Grand Prize winner will also receive Heidi Klum’s entire Truly Scrumptious fall 2013 clothing collection. With the remaining 8 finalists receiving a $100 Babies“R”Us Gift Card. So submit your child’s doodle now for a chance to win!
Colette France has joined forces with fictional character Babar the Elephant, from French children’s book Histoire de Babar by Jean de Brunhoff published 1931. Colette is going all out on this collaboration with tons of nostalgic inspired items, candies, mugs, iPhone 5, magnets, plushie Babar and Celeste, toys, printed shirts, Bermuda shorts, graphic sweatshirts, button ups, there is something for every one of any age.
At a young age Babar loses his mother and is forced to flee into the jungle. But finds himself in city with the jungle where he befriended by an old lady, who buys him clothes and hires him a tutor. He goes back home, following the death of the King of the Elephants, the council of elephants approach Babar, saying that as he has “lived among men and learned much”, he would be suitable to become the new King. Babar is crowned King of the Elephants, marries his second cousin Celeste.
Colette is also providing special activities for the kiddies starting today! let me know what you think of the collection!
Stan Lee maybe 90 years old and have helped brought to life some of the most iconic pop culture characters to-date. But Stan Lee is not looking to go into retirement just yet. The comic-book legend who spawned such iconic Marvel superheroes as Spider-Man, the Hulk, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, and Thor has now launched a new entertainment imprint called Stan Lee’s Kids Universe. That will consist of a series of books, games, e-books, and other offerings aimed at young children ages 1 to 10, beginning with a book called Monsters Vs Kittens! what is better than Kittens??? please tell me!
Check out this exclusive clip from one of the new Minnie’s Bow-Toons animated shorts that will premiere on Disney Channel Monday, February 4, 2013. These five new shorts will be premiering daily starting next Monday through Friday, Febuaray 8, 2013 on Disney Channel at 9:55 a.m. ET/PT. In the new episodes, Minnie and Daisy give the Bow-Tique a makeover, babysit for a fussy baby pig and help Cuckoo-Loca fix her new bow-making machine. Here’s a link from an episode titled “Adventures in Piggy Sitting” for your weekend enjoyment!
Minnie’s Bow-Toons is produced by Disney Television Animation and features the voices of Russi Taylor, Tress MacNeille, Avalon Robbins, Nika Futterman and April Winchell.
Check out the trailers below.
World renowned popstar Geri Halliwell from the Spice Girls is lending her voice talent once more in a but in a animated way. Halliwell has signed up to star as a monster named Isabella Roarsmoe in a new Disney pre-school cartoon TV series called Henry Hugglemonster set to launch February 8, 2013. Halliwell, character is a monster pop star who is never seen without a gold tutu and matching bling.
Henry Hugglemonster is based off a series of books created by Ireland’s Children’s Laureate Niamh Sharkey.
Halliwell said in a recent interview: ‘Being involved in Henry Hugglemonster has been such a joy. ’The show has a truly positive message, teaching kids to be themselves and reminding them of the importance of family values. ‘What’s more, it’s been so lovely to share this experience with my own daughter, who helped me learn the songs for my role as Isabella.‘
Doodle 4 Google is back! with their annual K-12 program that invites US students to use their artistic talents. The sky is the limit kids are asked to think big to redesign the Google homepage logo for millions to see. This year, Google asks students to exercise their creative imaginations around the theme, “My Best Day Ever…” One talented student/artist will see their artwork appear on the Google homepage, receive a $30,000 college scholarship, and a $50,000 technology grant among other cool prizes! Happy doodling!
What a sweet story seven-year-old Luka Apps spent his Christmas money on the LEGO Ninjago Ultra Sonic Raider set. Against his father’s recommendation, Luka took his newly purchased Jay ZX shopping and lost it!
Luka decided to write a letter to the good people at LEGO seeking a replacement.
My name is Luka Apps and I am seven years old.
With all my money I got for Christmas I bought the Ninjago kit of the Ultrasonic Raider. The number is 9449. It is really good.
My Daddy just took me to Sainsburys and told me to leave the people at home but I took them and I lost Jay ZX at the shop as it fell out of my coat.
I am really upset I have lost him. Daddy said to send you a email to see if you will send me another one.
I promise I won’t take him to the shop again if you can.
Read LEGO response below.
Baltimore MD, Lyric Opera House‘ will be hosting Yo Gabba Gabba! Live! new show “Get the Sillies Out!” on February 2, 2013 with two show times.
“Get the Sillies Out!” stars the one and only DJ Lance Rock, Muno, Foofa, Brobee, Toodee, and Plex, along with hip hop beat-box legend Biz Markie.
Winner of Billboard’s Creative Content Award, Yo Gabba Gabba! Live! has performed in front of countless fans across the U.S. and Canada over the past three years, and the new show “Get the Sillies Out!” is sure to be one you won’t want to miss. We’ve taken the fan favorites from the past two tours and combined them with some all-new music and other surprises that we can’t tell you about… yet!
Tickets are on sale now through Lyric Opera House.