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Link Roundup: McDonald’s Happy Meal, Toy Industry Hall of Fame, MTV, and more

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. To celebrate the Happy Meal turning 40 this year, McDonald’s is bringing back some of its most popular toys.
  2. The Toy Industry Hall of Fame has revealed the 2020 Toy Industry Hall of Fame inductees.
  3. LEGO’s new Originals Wooden Minifigure celebrates the iconic brand’s lineage of wood toys.
  4. Barbie has traded in her glamorous gowns for streetwear in the latest collection from Mattel.
  5. Actor/comedian Will Arnett is set to host the upcoming LEGO Masters TV show.
  6. Here’s a behind the scenes look at the private Land Of Oz Theme Park.
  7. Pro bowling gets back to the mainstream with its first video game in 30 years.
  8. There are some gems here: Watch 700 nostalgia-inducing videos from the early days of MTV.

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