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

Initiative Magazine

If you love miniature gaming, Initiative Magazine is a must-read. The magazine features tutorials on such topics as realistic splatter painting, terrain building, vehicle painting, and a whole lot more.

Toy World Order

“Join the Order”, they beckon. Toy World Order is a collective of toy enthusiasts producing blog, podcast, and video content for like-minded individuals.

Electronic Games Magazine

When the inaugural issue hit the stands in 1981, Electronic Games was the first magazine solely dedicated to video games, capitalizing on the golden age of arcade video games.

Vincent Price Scary Stories

There are few voices that pull us into the past as powerfully as Vincent Price’s. Listen to over eight hours of digitized Vincent Price audio classics.

The Retroist Podcast

If you’re a retro pop culture enthusiast looking for an entertaining podcast about television classics, toys, and games, The Retroist Podcast is your mothership.

LEGO Club Magazine

The LEGO Club Magazine is a free online publication that resembles a comic book, full of adventure stories featuring LEGO characters and playsets.

Figure Painter Magazine

Figure Painter Magazine shines the light on sculpting, painting, displaying, and collecting miniature figurines from the gaming world.

Wizard

Frank Miller infamously referred to Wizard as a “bible written by satan”. Needless to say, Wizard magazine had its share of both critics and fans.

ToyNews

ToyNews is a resource that no toy-industry insider should be without.

PLOK

After a lengthy absence, Plok has been reintroduced in a comic strip that is sure to please fans of the classic Nintendo video game.

Game Trade Magazine

Game Trade Magazine (GTM) serves as a go-to resource for game reviews, exclusive sneak-peeks, giveaways, and information about upcoming releases.

Bleeding Cool Magazine

The world has never seen anything quite like Bleeding Cool Magazine, a print comic book magazine showcasing some of the most incredible illustrations you will ever see.

Knucklebones

While Knucklebones is no longer published, there was a time between 2005 and 2007 it was a valued resource for news and reviews of card and board games.

HispaBrick

HispaBrick is a free online magazine written by and for Lego fans.