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Link Roundup: FAO Schwarz, Cosplay, KFC, and more


8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. Did you hear? FAO Schwarz is making a return to NYC.
  2. Relive your youth through these ’80s and ’90s Nintendo commercials.
  3. The Unofficial LEGO Color Guide is a new book that takes a look at the colours of LEGO pieces since 1958.
  4. Is pretending to be a superhero the secret to getting ahead? One study seems to think so.
  5. Take a look at how Nissan created their Star Wars concept cars.
  6. ‘Comic-Con’ is not a generic term: San Diego Comic-Con wins a lawsuit over ‘Comic-Con’ trademark.
  7. No, it’s not April Fools: KFC has released a line of apparel and housewares.
  8. Mister Rogers, Lena Horne, John Lennon, and others will get their own stamps from the USPS in 2018.

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