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Collector Spotlight: Linda Guillory

Linda Guillory holds two Guinness World Record titles for her collection of gaming systems. In this edition of Collector Spotlight, she explains the role a house fire played in her approach to collecting and shares her thoughts on the recent record-breaking auction prices for some games.

Edge

Edge is a UK-based magazine chronicling the world of classic and contemporary video gaming.

H.C. Andersen House Museum – Odense, Denmark

Located in Hans Christian Andersen’s hometown of Odense, Denmark, the new H.C. Andersen House Museum offers visitors a unique immersive experience inside the author’s multi-layered fairy tales.

Collector Spotlight: Susan Suazo

Susan Suazo holds the Guinness World Record for her Slinky collection. In this edition of Collector Spotlight, Susan shares with us how her quest for a Guinness World Record started and why one of her Slinky toys caught the attention of state and federal enforcement agencies.

Slinky Postage Stamp

The United States Postal Service in 1999 issued a Slinky postage stamp as part of its Celebrate the Century series.

Pokémon Fossil Museum – Touring

The Pokémon Fossil Museum is a travelling exhibit that encourages people to learn about paleontology through fictional characters of the Pokémon franchise.

The Friday Five: Kate Bailey

Kate Bailey is the curator of the Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser exhibit showing now at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. In this edition of The Friday Five, Kate shares details of the subterranean exhibit and expounds on the impact these Victorian-era stories and characters continue to have on popular culture.