Power Rangers and Digimon set a course for Latin America

Gabriel Miramar-Garcia | 13-02-2014

Saban Brands and Cartoon Network have announced that Power Rangers Megaforce, Power Rangers Super Megaforce and Digimon Fusion have all been licensed to Cartoon Network Latin America for broadcast beginning this year.

Additionally, Cartoon Network Latin America will serve as licensing and merchandising agents for both the Power Rangers franchise and Digimon Fusion. MarVista Entertainment, the series' exclusive international distributor, negotiated the agreement in partnership with Saban Brands.

"Power Rangers and Digimon are popular global franchises, making them a natural fit for Cartoon Network's programming slate," said Kirk Bloomgarden, senior vice president of Saban Brands global consumer products. "With this new partnership, we're excited to deliver fans in Latin America the newest seasons and products for these iconic brands."

Added Lisa Weger, vice president of strategic marketing and licensing for Turner Kids Latin America, "We are thrilled to be the home of Power Rangers and Digimon and to work with Saban Brands to support a broadcast and consumer products strategy in Latin America. We are constantly looking to add to our portfolio properties that align with our brand and will resonate with our audience."