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Toy Tales Weekly: Colorforms, IKEA, School House Rock!, and more


8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. With Charlie’s Colorforms City, Colorforms is making the transition from peel-and-stick to Netflix.
  2. The US Postal Service has unveiled stamps commemorating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing.
  3. Don’t eat the Allen Key! IKEA’s chocolate Easter Bunnies require assembly.
  4. YouTube unboxing videos are changing the way kids play.
  5. Check out this vintage print ad for Super Mario merchandise.
  6. A look back at the highs and lows of the Shazam! Live-Action series from the 1970s.
  7. This UK Harry Potter fan has the world’s largest Wizarding World collection.
  8. School House Rock! has been added to the Library of Congress National Recording Registry.

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