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Discover books, magazines, podcasts, and blogs that celebrate toy history, pop culture, and collecting.

Toy Farmer

Toy Farmer is a print and digital magazine for collectors of model farming vehicles and other small-scale farm vehicle replicas.

Toy News International

Action-figure hobbyists and collectors looking for a way to stay abreast of this ever-evolving pastime will love the Toy News International website.

YoYoNews

The YoYoNews website is a resource for yo-yo devotees to stay on top of news, events, and players within the yo-yo community.

Chess Daily News

Chess enthusiasts of all abilities can get their fix of chess news, strategy, player profiles, and event information at The Chess Daily News website.

The Fandom Files

The Fandom Files podcast is a SYFY WIRE production featuring interviews with fans – famous and otherwise – participating in different fandom communities.

Drawn: The Story of Animation

The Drawn: The Story of Animation podcast pays homage to the multitude of elements that contribute to creating some of history’s most memorable and influential animated television shows and movies.

collectSPACE

collectSPACE is an online community of space enthusiasts who provide education about and preserve the history of international space exploration and discoveries.

Irregular Magazine

Irregular Magazine is a community-driven digital publication for individuals enamoured with role-playing games, war games, and collectable card games.

The Daily Worker Placement

The Daily Worker Placement is a blog written by a collective of contributors passionate about board games and board-game culture intended for readers at every stage of board-game fandom.

Amazing Stories

Although no longer publishing, Amazing Stories was a pioneering science fiction magazine launched in 1926 by Hugo Gernsback’s Experimenter Publishing. The magazine helped established the science fiction genre and started the careers of many accomplished writers and illustrators.

Vintage Cassettes

Vintage Cassettes is a website devoted entirely to documenting the history of the analog-coded magnetic cassette tape first mass-produced by Philips in 1963.

PinGame Journal

PinGame Journal is a magazine written by a collective of pinball aficionados to preserve the history of pinball and applaud the work being done by individuals dedicated to keeping the pastime alive and well.

Toy World

Toy World magazine is the UK’s biggest trade publication produced specifically for toy and game manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, and industry influencers.

For Keeps

The For Keeps podcast gives collectors a platform to discuss their unique, fascinating, and sometimes odd personal collections of familiar objects.

Tardy to the Party

Tardy to the Party is a weekly podcast that dissects the structure, characters, and themes within some of popular culture’s most significant movies and television shows.

The Campaigner

The Campaigner is a quarterly print magazine offering gaming hobbyists a place to explore games of all types, including war, tabletop, card, and role-playing games.

To Die For Games

The To Die For Games YouTube channel is home to a collective of board-game enthusiasts on a mission to promote the hobby.

FK Films

The FK Films YouTube channel is home to a series of stop-motion LEGO videos that give life to characters – familiar and unfamiliar – in surprising and humourous ways.