A look back at 1979’s The Black Hole toys from Mego and 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
Carol Shaw created a bestselling video game and dodged gender bias to carve out her career.
“…but wherever it goes, it comes back to you.”
Peg-and-light art enthusiasts can create on the go with the officially-licensed World’s Smallest Lite-Brite from Super Impulse.
A child’s play is not simply a reproduction of what he has experienced, but a creative reworking of the impressions he has acquired.
The ComicSpectrum website is a resource for comic enthusiasts interested in growing their knowledge about contemporary and historical comic writers and artists as well as learning about the comic industry.
Released in 1964 by Ideal, Hands Down was a high-energy game that encouraged 3-4 active participants to get “slap happy.”
The Museum of Childhood in Edinburgh display toys and games and explores all aspects of British childhood from the mid-19th century to the present day.
France’s Fencing Federation has recognized Lightsaber Dueling as a competitive sport and 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
Bob Bretall holds the Guinness World Record for the largest comic collection. Bob talks about his introduction to comic books and explains while he will never disclose the monetary value of his massive collection.
My Mixer was a food-mixing device for children that made the preparation of a variety of food and desserts a “fun-filled adventure in homemaking.”
Everyone’s favourite modern Stone Age family is now immortalized in the LEGO Ideas 21316 The Flintstones set. This new and nostalgic 748 piece-set features The Flintstones’ house and iconic family car, the footmobile.
The Duncan Toys YouTube channel celebrates the technical, artistic, and performance aspects of contemporary yo-yo culture.
Before helping E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial find his way home in 1982, the Speak & Spell from Texas Instruments (TI) made a splashy debut in June 1978 at the Summer Consumer Electronics Show in Chicago.
The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis offers kid-centric programming that ignites the curiosity of children and adults alike.
Burton Snowboards has a new Keith Haring collection and 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
Bernard Loomis made legendary contributions to the toy industry and world of play.