The Toy Foundation Unveils Toy of the Year Award Recipients

The Toy Foundation celebrates industry innovation and achievement with its annual Toy of the Year awards ceremony.

The Strong Announces National Toy Hall of Fame Finalists

Battleship, Cabbage Patch Kids, Ken, Nerf, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are among the finalists for induction to the National Toy Hall of Fame at The Strong Museum in Rochester, New York.

LEGO Group Revamps Loyalty Program to LEGO Insiders

LEGO Group announces the rebranding of its LEGO VIP loyalty program to the new and improved LEGO Insiders member-only platform.

Mattel Teases Adventure Park Attractions and Opening Date

Barbie, Thomas & Friends, Masters of the Universe, and Hot Wheels – these are just a few of the brands that will feature prominently at the new Mattel Adventure Park, located at VAI Resort in Glendale, Arizona.

New Book from Deb Hoffmann Explores the Adventures of Collecting

How It All Began: How Collecting Items Became Collecting Experiences reveals how collecting paved the way for the experiences of a lifetime.

New Study Exposes Vulnerability in the Work to Preserve Classic Video Games

The Video Game History Foundation and the Software Preservation Network recently published a study that reveals a critical vulnerability in the work to protect and preserve classic video games.

Introducing Toy Store Finder – Supporting Independent Toy Stores in North America

Toy Tales is proud to introduce Toy Store Finder, a free online directory of independent toy stores in neighbourhoods throughout North America.

The Strong National Museum of Play Launches Barbie Digitization Initiative

The Strong National Museum of Play announces a new project to digitize its collection of Barbie dolls, clothing, and accessories.

Creating G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero Volume 11 Launches on Kickstarter

Author Dan Klingensmith discusses the latest crowdfunding campaign for his Creating G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero book series and offers Toy Tales readers an exclusive look at the Duke character page.

Wizard of Oz Museum Celebrates First Anniversary

Fred Trust, museum founder, shares his experience developing a top-rated museum experience.

Blocks Celebrates 100th Edition

Blocks celebrates its 100th edition with a giveaway, commemorative poster, and a special companion publication.

Goldin Launches New Collectibles Marketplace

Goldin Auctions launches its new Goldin Marketplace online platform for buyers and sellers of collectibles.