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A daily look back at the toys, games, and objects that captured our attention as children and continue to fascinate us today.

Link Roundup: ‘I ain’t afraid of no ghost’ Edition

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. A new Ghostbusters game has been kick-started. Who ya gonna call?
  2. A look at Elizabeth Magie The original and frequently uncredited inventor of Monopoly.
  3. The comic Archie will end with issue #666. Unfortunately, Damien Thorn will not be making a cameo appearance in the last issue.
  4. Martin Luther, the 16th century theologian, has earned the coveted title of Most Popular Playmobil figurine.
  5. Remember all those glow-in-the dark toys you used to play with as a kid?
  6. There’s a new crowd-funding site for the toy industry called ToyBacker.
  7. Two of my favorite things – cereal and pop culture.
  8. An ode to Mister Brain, the Tru-Smoke Robot from Remco.