8 things we wanted to share this week:
Mattel has launched a new brand, Mattel Creations, an e-commerce and content platform that will feature curated items for sale.[h/t Mattel]
Beyond Donkey Kong, Ken Horowitz’s latest book, examines the history and impact of video game pioneer Nintendo.[h/t Nintendo Life]
Just in time for holiday gift-giving: The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies are being released on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray.[h/t The Verge]
Peruse a weekly summary of intriguing articles related to toys, games, and nostalgia that have hit the news this week.