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.Mattel
Beyond Donkey Kong, Ken Horowitz’s latest book, examines the history and impact of video game pioneer Nintendo.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.The Verge
Peruse a weekly summary of intriguing articles related to toys, games, and nostalgia that have hit the news this week.