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Pop Culture Nod of the Week

Take a weekly look at a modern-day thing with a nostalgic influence.

EverBlock from EverBlock Systems

Adult Fans of LEGO (AFOLs) can get their brick-building fix in new dimensions, with EverBlock, a modular building system that resembles super-sized LEGO bricks.

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Rube Goldberg Activity Sets from Target

Toronto-based Spin Master and Rube Goldberg, Inc. have teamed up for a new line of STEM-based activity sets inspired by the Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist.

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LEGO Iconic Brick Calendar

Keeping track of the date just got a whole lot more interactive with the latest release of the Iconic Brick Calendar from LEGO.

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Geosphere Puzzle Lamp Kits from GeospacePlay

Geosphere Puzzle Lamp Kits allow children to work on their fine motor skills while assembling a puzzle that doubles as modern art at the same time.

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Desktop Skee Ball from UncommonGoods

The Desktop Skee Ball game from UncommonGoods offers a miniaturized version of everyone’s favorite childhood pastime.

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The Holiday Edition

Each week on Toy Tales we feature our Pop Culture Nod of the Week, a post that highlights our favorite modern-day things with a nostalgic flair. In recognition of upcoming gift-giving occasions, here’s a round-up of some of our favorite items from the past year that we think make for fantastic presents.

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Pixel Pals from PDP

8-bit pixel art intersects with iconic video game characters in the initial release of Pixel Pals from Performance Designed Products (PDP).

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Harry Potter Limited Edition Collection from Moleskine

Just in time for the holidays – and for the late-November theatrical release of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them – Moleskine is releasing two limited-edition notebooks tied to the Harry Potter series.

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Harry Potter Prints from Olly Moss

Pottermore has teamed up with UK designer Olly Moss to create a new series of Harry Potter posters – they’re only available until October 25, 2016, 10:00 AM EST!

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X-Cube from Moving Parts LLC.

With over 13 quintillion times more permutations than the original 3x3x3 Rubik’s Cube, the 3x3x5 X-Cube from Moving Parts LLC presents a whole new challenge to fans of twisting logic puzzles.

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Pac-Man Sound Chip Lamp from The Fowndry

Doesn’t everyone need some classic arcade decor in their home?! UK retailer The Fowndry’s new Pac-Man Sound Chip Lamp lets you do just that!

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Batman Classic Series Pin Mate Figures from Bif Bang Pow!

With the Batman Classic TV series is marking its 50th anniversary this year, toy company Bif Bang Pow! is celebrating with a new collection of Pin Mate figures that pay homage to the show.

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