8 things we wanted to share this week:
- Curious George is celebrating 75 years of “monkey business” and he has a backstory.
- A Tumblr called “WTF Bad Science Fiction Covers” will have you entertained for hours. You’re welcome!
- Here’s a look at a Milton Bradley “World’s Best Game” catalog from late the 1800s/early 1900s.
- 1980s favorite Teddy Ruxpin is getting a Borg-like makeover from Wicked Cool Toys.
- There’s a new mural in Cincinnati that celebrates Kenner toys, and it’s incredible.
- The Bank of Canada is requesting that Canadians stop “Spocking” their $5 Bills.
- Fast & Furious director Justin Lin has signed on to make the Hot Wheels movie.
- Will there be shoulder pads?!? The creators of Gossip Girl are developing a Dynasty reboot for the CW.
Peruse a weekly summary of intriguing articles related to toys, games, and nostalgia that have hit the news this week.