The game Operation was invented in 1962 by John Spinello, while he was an industrial design student at the University of Illinois.
Play is the royal road to childhood happiness and adult brilliance.
The Watch It Played YouTube channel gives tabletop game enthusiasts overviews of setup, gameplay, and playability of new and upcoming games.
Online news resource Circa spotlights the Easy-Bake Oven as a longstanding favourite Christmas gift.
With iconic toy manufacturer Mego returning to toy shelves, we’re faced with the wonderful notion that for the first time in 35 years, children (and many adults) will unwrap Mego toys this Christmas. We thought it would be fun to look at just a few of Mego’s most popular Christmas items from their glory days.
Kidd’s Toy Museum features the personal collection of Frank Kidd, an avid toy collector.
Netflix has released images for their new Carmen Sandiego animated series and 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
Just 15 years old, Ethan Klein has already co-created an award-winning STEM-based learning toy for children. Klein talks about his own STEM experience and explains why winning a 2018 TAGIE award is so important.
Released in 1979 from Kenner, the Darth Vader TIE Fighter was a modified version of the company’s original TIE Fighter vehicle replica from the movie Star Wars.
Dr. Who fans can decorate for the holidays Whovian-style, thanks to a series of officially licensed miniature ornaments from Kurt Adler.
The EC Henry YouTube channel takes an analytical look at two of pop cultures most recognizable science fiction franchises, Star Trek and Star Wars.
First launched in 1989, Polly Pocket has been rebooted by Mattel. With a new “Tiny is Mighty” tagline, the miniature playsets feature some serious upgrades.
The Hall of Heroes Superhero Museum pays homage to the fictional superheroes that have entertained and enlightened audiences for generations.
Trick-out your keyboard with some official Star Wars keycaps and 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
We recommend these ingenious, creative, and obscure items to surprise and thrill the people on your gift list!
“This furniture has a secret!”
Arm-chair sleuths can solve millionaire murders in the lap of luxury with the Clue Luxury Edition from Winning Solutions.