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HasbroTelevision

I grew up during the 70’s and 80’s during the whole controversy surrounding children’s programing geared toward selling toys to the viewer.  So imagine my surprise when I woke up this morning to discover Hasbro is teaming with Discovery Communications to form a new television network. Both the network and the venture’s online component will feature content from Hasbro’s rich portfolio of entertainment and educational properties built over the past 90 years, including original programming for animation, game shows, and live-action series and specials. New programming will be based on brands such as ROMPER ROOM, TRIVIAL PURSUIT, SCRABBLE, CRANIUM, MY

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Diamond Comic Distributors

Diamond Book Distributors has announced two distribution deals.  The first is with Miami Book Fair International to help promote the Fair’s upcoming graphic novel event that runs from November 9-16 at the Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus. This year’s Book Fair will bring a new feature for fair goers as graphic novel creators and comics artists take up residence on fair grounds.  The graphic novel format, which has seen a recent explosion in sales in North America, has its roots firmly planted in comics history. As part of 25th anniversary celebrations, the organizers of Miami Book Fair International have partnered

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