8 things we wanted to share this week:
- Here are some cereal mascots that didn’t quite make the cut. The stuff of nightmares!
- King Kong’s Skull Island is now viewable on Google Maps. Someone needs to add this to Trip Advisor as well.
- In Fall 2017, Spin Master will release a re-imagined version of the classic Etch A Sketch.
- Here’s a look at the reluctant and sometimes emotionally tortured Marvel superheroes of the ’70s.
- Sesame Street is looking for writers from diverse backgrounds to apply for a fellowship this summer in NYC!
- Classic arcade machines are a dying species thanks to a dwindling supply of CRT screens.
- The game of Clue is being re-invented as a limited-run comic book series.
- The Washington Post published a great article about the evolution of science fiction.
Peruse a weekly summary of intriguing articles related to toys, games, and nostalgia that have hit the news this week.