Toy Tales Weekly: Metropolis Movie Edition

Toy Tales Weekly: Metropolis Movie Edition

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. Metropolis turns 90. A look at Fritz Lang’s ambitious science fiction movie masterpiece.
  2. The folks at Lucky Peach have put together The Official Hostess Power Rankings to help you name your pet.
  3. Here’s a bit of history behind the relationship between Dell Comics and Gold Key Comics.
  4. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is heading to Broadway and makes some changes for North American audiences.
  5. LEGO has released a series of videos demonstrating brickfilming tips and tricks.
  6. Come on down! This YouTube channel features entertaining clips from classic game shows.
  7. From wax cylinder phonographs to MP3s: A look at the evolution of recorded music.
  8. Your weekend project: Turn an IKEA pendant lamp into an exploding Death Star.

Peruse a weekly summary of intriguing articles related to toys, games, and nostalgia that have hit the news this week.