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  • Moshi Monsters' Michael Acton Smith among those honoured in New Year's Honours list
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    Moshi Monsters' Michael Acton Smith among those honoured in New Year's Honours list

    By 31 December 2013

    Michael Acton Smith, founder of Firebox and Mind Candy, and creative mind behind the incredibly successful Moshi Monsters franchise, has been made an OBE in the New Year's Honours list. Other UK tech and web industry figureheads to be recognised on this...

  • Moshi Monsters: Moshling Zoo for Nintendo DS pictures and hands-on
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    Moshi Monsters: Moshling Zoo for Nintendo DS pictures and hands-on

    By 16 November 2011

    Moshi Monsters has been a massive success story since Mind Candy unleashed the online social network for kids aged 7 -12. So much so, that it's almost bonkers to think it only launched for real in 2008. There are now over 50 million worldwide users registered...

  • Moshi Monsters Music tunes in
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    Moshi Monsters Music tunes in

    By 12 September 2011

    The Moshi Monster madness seems set to continue after its creator, Mind Candy, announced that it is to launch its own record label - Moshi Music. The label goes live with a debut single from Lady Goo Goo that will be available on iTunes from 18 September....

  • Moshi Monsters gadgets in the pipeline
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    Moshi Monsters gadgets in the pipeline

    By 19 April 2011

    It's been described as "Facebook for kids", has a sign-up rate of one person every second and features cute characters such as Squidge, Doris and Lady Goo Goo, but what exactly is Moshi Monsters and how did it get to be so big? He's a busy man, but Pocket-lint...