Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) has acquired Boulder Media, an animation company based in Dublin.
Boulder Media, which has 150 employees, has produced shows for Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, BBC and Disney, including the “Wander Over Yonder” show for Disney and “Go Jetters” and “Danger Mouse” for BBC. As a Hasbro wholly-owned subsidiary, Boulder will continue to produce animated series for third-party clients and animation projects for Hasbro brands. The company will report to Stephen Davis, head of Hasbro's entertainment and consumer products licensing division. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.