8 things we wanted to share this week:
- The LEGO Group is piloting the LEGO Replay program as a way to gather and donate used LEGO bricks.
- Check out this behind-the-scenes look at the Teddy bears that have invaded Paris.
- Le Creuset has released a line of high-end Star Wars cookware.
- 1980’s animated series Inspector Gadget is set for another live-action remake.
- Target has partnered with Tru Kids to relaunch the Toys “R” Us website.
- Here’s a look at Mildred Wirt Benson, the writer who brought fictional teen sleuth Nancy Drew to life.
- Mattel has announced that this year’s Career of the Year doll will be a judge.
- A first edition copy of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone sold for more than $56,000.
Peruse a weekly summary of intriguing articles related to toys, games, and nostalgia that have hit the news this week.