background img

The New Stuff

4Kids comments on Chaotic going chaotic
1482 Views

4Kids comments on Chaotic going chaotic


4Kids comments on Chaotic going chaotic

Amidst rumors of 4Kids being bought by another company, the licensing company recently spoke out about recent transactions related to Chaotic. The famed cartoon and trading card game animated property has built up a great following since launching a few years back. There’ve been multiple animation styles, a run on TheCW4Kids and Cartoon Network, video games, even a softdrink. But now, is the Chaotic train slowing down? According to reports, 4Kids indicates a poor first quarter was impacted by “diminished popularity of the Chaotic property.” Think that’s the case? Were you a fan, and are you still? Read on for more details, and let us know what you think.

In the trading card and games segment, there was substantially no revenue in the first quarter of 2010 as compared to $0.4 million in ’09, a decrease of approximately $0.4 million. This was primarily attributable to decreased retail sales which were negatively impacted by diminished popularity of the Chaotic property accompanied by the continued global economic downturn.

Cost of sales of trading cards represents finished goods inventory relating to the Chaotic trading card game. Cost of sales decreased $0.1 million to approximately $0.4 million for the three months ended March 31, 2010 when compared to the same period in ’09.

The following two tabs change content below.
um… the ToonBarn guy, of course! but you can call me Rob

Recently Published

1030994-minkoff-and-morris-team-new-cg-preschool-series
»

Genius Partners with Frozen, Lion king Creatives For Rainbow Rangers

Genius Brands International, Inc. has partnered with Rob Minkoff and ...

blazblue-central-fiction-game-2
»

BlazBlue: Central Fiction Targets November Release for North America

North American fans of Aksys Games’ anime-inspired 2D fighting game ...

we-bare-bears-post3
»

We Bare Bears and Powerpuff Girls Coming to the Philippines

A couple of Cartoon Network’s most popular properties will be ...

bfg
»

Disney’s the BFG Coming to Digital HD, Blu-Ray, and DMA on December

September sees the 100th anniversary of beloved children’s author ...

yo-kai-watch-post5-620x348
»

Yo-Kai Watch: The Movie Event in US Theaters Soon

Eleven Arts, Fathom Events and LEVEL-5 are collaborating to present ...

smurfs-lost-village-post
»

Smurfs: The Lost Village Video Teaser Arrives

After releasing the first poster, Sony Pictures Animation has ...

pokemon_sun_and_moon_fan_edition_thumb
»

New Pokemon Sun and Moon Trailer Showcases Version-Specific Pokemon

With the launch of Pokemon Sun and Moon looming, fans may be ...

wild-kratts-post6-620x348
»

Wild Kratts Goes on an Adventure to China

9 Story Media Group has recently inked a raft of new deals in China ...

counterfeit-cat-post-2-620x348
»

Disney TV Takes Counterfeit Cat Worldwide

Tricon Kids & Family’s original animated comedy property ...

Skip to toolbar