It has recently been confirmed that Jakks Pacific is now the master toy licensee for the products based on the upcoming Mega Man animated series. This includes but not limited to figures, play-sets, plush roleplay, and much more.
Jack McGrath, COO of Jakks Pacific had this to say about their upcoming products.
“I grew up with Mega Man and am a big fan, so I’m thrilled for Jakks to team up with DHX Brands and Dentsu on the new animated series,” said Jack McGrath, COO of Jakks Pacific.
“Jakks will bring to life the characters of this terrific franchise through a wide range of toys and costumes for a new generation of kids.”
Peter Byrn, EVP of DHX Brands, also had a statement about the agreement.
Peter Byrne, EVP of DHX Brands, added: “With 30 years of heritage, Mega Man is a truly iconic kids’ brand. We’re looking forward to working with Jakks to bring an inspirational range of toys to a whole new audience. It’s an exciting addition to the DHX Brands portfolio.”
The Mega Man animated series will premiere on Cartoon Network in 2018.