8 things we wanted to share this week:
- For holiday gift-giving: Die Hard is getting the children’s Christmas book it deserves.
- Matchbox Cars. My Little Pony. Transformers. 3 of the finalists for the National Toy Hall of Fame at The Museum of Play
- Dark, Milk, White… Ruby? The world has a new kind of chocolate.
- Headed to a carnival or county fair? Here are some pointers on those seemingly impossible-to-win games.
- Our hometown, Ottawa, recently set a new world record for the largest scavenger hunt.
- Before we marveled at drones, model trains were the technology people coveted.
- Artist Juan Ortiz has created pop culture inspired posters for each episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation.
- You can now exercise with the Dark Side, thanks to this Star Wars-themed exercise equipment.
Peruse a weekly summary of intriguing articles related to toys, games, and nostalgia that have hit the news this week.