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Link Roundup: McDonald’s, Hello Kitty, Jim Henson and more

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. This auction offers a fascinating look at McDonald’s marketing history.
  2. There’s now an official Hello Kitty YouTube channel.
  3. Can arcade halls reinvent themselves to appeal to today’s gamers?
  4. Learn how Jim Henson brought his creations to life at the Center for Puppetry Arts in Atlanta.
  5. Toys ‘R’ Us Canada remains strong amid US counterpart’s demise.
  6. A look back at the heyday of World Wrestling Federation (WWF) wrestling figures.
  7. Fan art reimagines ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ with Disney characters.
  8. The NEOGEO mini arcade cabinet arrives in the US and Europe on September 10.

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