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Feb 13, 2014, 14:48 ET
Amazingly adorable and remarkably real, The Happy's are the new line of interactive motorized plush pets from the from the makers of ZhuZhu Pets(R). The Happy's do tricks, make silly sounds and can be trained, bringing boys and girls the joy of a real pet with a magical twist. Playsets and accessories such as Treats, Fashion Carrier and Scarf and Deluxe Bed and Blanket are also available for purchase. For more information, visit www.the-happys.com.  (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

Calling All Kids: Get Ready For The Happy's™! Amazingly Adorable, Remarkably Real Pets That Really Play With You!

 Meet The Happy's™, the amazingly adorable and remarkably real new line of interactive motorized plush pets introduced this week at the...

Feb 13, 2014, 08:00 ET

Get Ready For The Happy's™! Amazingly Adorable, Remarkably Real Pets That Really Play With You!

Meet The Happy's™, the amazingly adorable and remarkably real new line of interactive motorized plush pets introduced this week at the 111th...

May 03, 2012, 11:29 ET

Lawsuit Against Cepia, LLC Dismissed

 Cepia, LLC is pleased to announce that the lawsuit filed against it by Jason Heller in the District Court for the Northern District of...

Feb 13, 2012, 08:01 ET
The Zhu-niverse is expanding. Cepia LLC is adding to its popular ZhuZhu Pet Puppies line with new loveable kitten characters at the 2012 American International Toy Fair in New York, February 12-15. They are sweet, cuddly and purr-fectly collectable. Other introductions include vibrant and wild interchangeable shells to its hot-selling Xia-Xia robotic hermit crabs and collectable game balls for DaGeDar, the ultimate game of speed and skill.  (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

Hot Cepia Brands Head for a Sizzling Summer With Latest Innovations from ZhuZhu Pets®, DaGeDar™ and Xia-Xia™

Cepia LLC expands its dynamic world by adding even more magic to its top-selling ZhuZhu Pets®, DaGeDar™ and Xia-Xia™...

Nov 22, 2011, 17:03 ET
DaGeDar(TM), the hot racing sensation from Cepia LLC, has been named as a finalist for the 2011 Boy Toy of the Year by the Toy Industry Association. This recognition comes just in time for the busiest holiday shopping weekend of the year. DaGeDar combines speed, skill and collectability, and best of all, kids make their own rules!  (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

DaGeDar™ Named Finalist for 2011 Boy Toy of the Year Award From Toy Industry Association

 DaGeDar™, the new racing sensation from Cepia LLC, has been nominated for the prestigious 2011 Boy Toy of the Year by the Toy...

Nov 10, 2011, 17:39 ET

ZhuZhu Pets® Music Featuring Savannah Outen and Thia Megia Debuts on Zhu-niverse™ Float in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade®

An audience of over 45 million people will kick off the release of the debut Quest for Zhu™ soundtrack from the internationally popular...

Oct 26, 2011, 16:08 ET
Xia-Xia predicted to be the new Santa Claws for the holiday season. One Xia-Xia hermit crab sells every five seconds in the US.  The new colorful, loveable and crazy crabs from Cepia LLC skitter-scatter and pitter-patter and bring to life a fantasy world of color, magic and collectability for kids of all ages.   (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

The New Santa Claws: Xia-Xia™

As the holidays near, children across the country will begin making their wish lists and if deemed nice (rather than naughty), one of the hottest...

Sep 27, 2011, 11:47 ET
The first-ever ZhuZhu Pets(R) DVD, "Quest for Zhu(TM)" debuts in high quality stereoscopic CGI animation in stores today. Join the four original ZhuZhu Pets(R) - Pipsqueak, Chunk, Mr. Squiggles and Num Nums in a heartwarming tale as these four ordinary hamsters travel through the magical land of Zhu to face extraordinary tasks. A story of friendship, discovering the value of their inner talents, and a quest to save the day, Zhu-natics everywhere will be on the edge of their seats.  (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

Holy Habitrail - the Hamsters Have Gone Hollywood!

Today is the day that 50 million 'Zhu-natics' have been waiting for! For the first-time ever, ZhuZhu Pets® are coming to fans in a whole new...

Sep 20, 2011, 20:12 ET
Xia-Xia(tm), brand new colorful robotic hermit crabs, is the latest toy sensation from Cepia LLC, named to the Toys"R"Us 2011 Holiday Hot Toy List today. Skitter-scattering and pitter-pattering, these loveable and crazy crabs bring to life a fantasy world of color, magic and collectability with removable shells for kids of all ages. Sure to fill wish lists this holiday season, Xia-Xia(tm) (pronounced Shah-Shah) will be available beginning in October. (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

Xia-Xia™ is Named Hot Holiday Toy - Before It Hits the Shelves!

Unpredictable, collectible and surprise: These are the key features behind Xia-Xia, the new line of colorful hermit crab toys by Cepia LLC. While...

Aug 15, 2011, 16:27 ET

Racing Toy, DaGeDar™ Teams Up With Tony Hawk on Birdhouse Skateboarding Tour Across America

This summer as Cepia LLC, the makers of ZhuZhu Pets®, release their latest toy DaGeDar™ across America, they will also join Tony Hawk...

Aug 08, 2011, 15:58 ET
Starting today, action-packed, supercharged battle balls, DaGeDar(TM) are hitting toy shelves across the country. An awesome game of racing, suspense and collectability, DaGeDar(TM) challenges kids to be creative, set the rules and use their imaginations every time they play. DaGeDar(TM) is on track to be one of the hottest toys of the 2011 holiday season, according to toy experts, in-home reviews and blogger. Unleash the power of ultimate racing with more than 100 characters and experience the thrill of DaGeDar(TM)!.  (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

The Invasion is Underway! DaGeDar™ Begins Landing in Toy Aisles Across America

DaGeDar™ supercharged battle balls are being unleashed starting today, bringing the hottest game of speed, skill and collectability to kids...

Jun 08, 2011, 13:27 ET
Zhu-natics around the world will see beloved ZhuZhu Pets(R) characters come to life. Cepia LLC announces the upcoming release of two feature-length, animated films based on kids' favorite ZhuZhu Pets(R) characters, "Quest for Zhu(TM)" and "Power of Zhu(TM)" to debut exclusively on DVD in 2011 and 2012, respectively. The arrangement between Cepia LLC and Universal Pictures for worldwide television rights and home entertainment will bring the hamster characters to life in 3-D stereoscopic animation for Zhu-natics all over the world.  (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

Universal Pictures and Cepia LLC Join Forces for First-Ever ZhuZhu Pets® Global Marketing and Distribution DVD and TV Alliance

Cepia LLC, the maker of ZhuZhu Pets®, the world's favorite interactive hamsters, today announced a worldwide television rights and home...

May 02, 2011, 09:00 ET
Cepia LLC launches action-packed, supercharged racing collectibles, DaGeDar(TM) in Phoenix. Combining the thrill of racing, suspense, collectability and more than 240 unique spirited characters, DaGeDar(TM) is a game of speed and skill that will captivate imaginations for hours of fun racing.  (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

DaGeDar™ Supercharged Battle Balls Roll Into Phoenix

Cepia LLC, the makers of ZhuZhu Pets®, have taken the timeless game of marbles and given it a modern day spin. DaGeDar™ supercharged...

Feb 13, 2011, 10:25 ET
Cepia LLC introduces action-packed, supercharged racing collectibles, DaGeDar(TM) at New York Toy Fair. Combining the thrill of racing, suspense, collectability and more than 240 unique spirited characters, DaGeDar(TM) is a game of speed and skill that will captivate boys' imaginations for hours of fun racing.  (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

Supercharged DaGeDar™ Competitive Racing Collectibles Debut at New York Toy Fair

Collectability. Competition. Action. Skill. DaGeDar™ is the synthesis of proven play patterns, creating an action-packed racing collectible...

Jan 19, 2011, 12:53 ET
The makers of ZhuZhu Pets(R) introduce innovative, loveable and collectible ZhuZhu Puppies(TM) to the expanding Zhu-niverse. Interactive, furry characters like Murphy, Loolah, Howser and more each have unique, adorable personalities. Dress them up, play with them in their puppy-inspired accessories and collect them all!  (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

Ruff! Adorable ZhuZhu Puppies™ Make Their Paw Print On the Zhu-niverse

Milkmen and dog catchers beware; the makers of the 2010 "Toy of the Year," ZhuZhu Pets®, introduce a new line of tail-wagging, bone-loving,...

Dec 02, 2010, 12:27 ET

ZhuZhu Pets® are Set to Debut at the 2011 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade® and Will Help Fill Santa's Sleigh this Year at Macy's Santaland®

The hamsters are coming! ZhuZhu Pets®, the nation's favorite furry, animated and interactive hamsters and 2010 "Toy of the Year," will invade...

Nov 30, 2010, 11:29 ET

ZhuZhu Pets® Zhu-oom Into BK® Kids Meals at Participating BURGER KING® Restaurants Nationwide

Cepia LLC, the innovative makers of 2010's Toy of the Year ZhuZhu Pets®, proudly announces their joint collaboration with one of the world's...

Nov 18, 2010, 12:33 ET
The makers of ZhuZhu Pets(R) introduce the 2010 Zhu-niverse holiday wish list: magical ZhuZhu Princess(TM) including Princess Snowcup and Prince Dashington, brand new colorful and collectible ZhuZhu Pets(R) and awesome, transformative Special Forces and Ninja Warrior Kung Zhu(TM) battle warriors.  (PRNewsFoto/Cepia LLC)

The Zhu-niverse Wish List Is Here: ZhuZhu Pets® Continue to Capture the Hearts and Imaginations of Children This Holiday Season

The makers of ZhuZhu Pets®, named the 2010 "Toy of the Year" both internationally and in the U.S., zhu-oom into the holidays with the...

Nov 01, 2010, 10:50 ET

ZhuZhu Pets® and Digital Moms Team Up to Give Back to Charities Across the Country During the Holidays

ZhuZhu Pets®, the 2010 "Toy of the Year" that have taken over the hearts of kids everywhere, are now taking over the blogosphere and...

Jul 30, 2010, 17:21 ET

Statement by Russell Hornsby, CEO of Cepia LLC

We were troubled to learn of the statements made by Build-A-Bear Workshop President John Haugh to investors on Thursday about the sales of...