B-Daman Crossfire

News brief: German kids net wants to B-Daman

German children’s service YEP! has acquired rights to B-Daman Crossfire, a boys action toon from the team behind anime title Beyblade. YEP!’s parent, brand management firm m4e, has scored the deal, which gives it rights for Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The show is based on a marble game and will launch on YEP!, which is […]

Saban and The CW’s Vortexx swallows three new kids shows

Vortexx, the kids programming block on US broadcast network The CW, has unveiled its new programming line-up, which includes three new series. The five-hour weekly block runs on The CW between 7am and noon every Saturday. It is run by Saban Brands and the new line-up launches this Saturday, August 17. The new titles are […]