In the article The Real Santa Claus Was An Eccentric Millionaire Toymaker, OZY.com takes a look at Louis Marx, the man behind Big Wheel, Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots, and a myriad of play sets and tin toys.
“More fun than getting dirty!”
A little nonsense now and then, is relished by the wisest men.
Keeping track of the date just got a whole lot more interactive with the latest release of the Iconic Brick Calendar from LEGO.
Game Trade Magazine (GTM) serves as a go-to resource for game reviews, exclusive sneak-peeks, giveaways, and information about upcoming releases.
A year-end top 10 list of the most popular articles on Toy Tales based on readership statistics and engagement through various social media channels.
Twirl-O-Paint, Bizzy Buzz Buzz and Etch A Sketch from The Ohio Art Company
Officially licensed pinball art becomes a decorative motif in a series of handmade lamp shades from OutsideEdge Products.
Funspot is the largest arcade in the world and they have the Guinness World Records stamp of approval to validate that claim.
All the best for 2017!
There’s a new documentary web series that profiles everyday people who build incredible things and 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
Discoloured Stormtroopers getting you down? Toy-restoration enthusiast Dave, founder of Toy Polloi, shares his experience and has wise advice for toy-restoration newbies.
A-Team action figures, manufactured by San Francisco, California’s Galoob.
Mondo is paying homage to the the 1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon with a set of TMNT enamel pins.
The LEGO Christmas Ornaments Book is a fun addition to any LEGO enthusiast’s holiday tree decorating bag of tricks.
A look at the Canadian toy company behind Hatchimals, this year’s Christmas blockbuster toy and 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
Stolen gems, motorcycles, a mountain, and ‘70s teen heartthrobs Parker Stevenson (Frank) and Shaun Cassidy (Joe) provide an action-packed backdrop for Parker Brothers’ The Hardy Boys Mystery Game: The Secret of Thunder Mountain.