A look at Rock Lords and other failed toy lines of the ’80s along with 7 other things we wanted to share this week.
This game goes back to the 1940s when it was known as Yatzie. Enjoy this classic commercial!
Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.
A mashup of educational toy, creative design tool, mathematics lesson, arts & crafts project – Spirograph is all of these things and fun to boot. With a shelf-life approaching 50 years, Spirograph’s longevity can be traced to its simplicity and the fact that it taps into a child’s desire to draw and doodle.
Released by Kenner Products in 1972, The Blythe doll is easily identified by her large head and eyes. Her enduring popularity with enthusiasts has made her a cult classic.
Play is training for the unexpected.
Contemporary American biologist
Introduced by Mattel in 1966, Major Matt Mason lived and worked on the moon with his team of astronauts.
It’s better to play than do nothing.