8 things we wanted to share this week:
- Network television is still trying to bring a Nancy Drew series to life.
- It was ahead of its time! Digging through the archives of ‘PURRRRR!’ – the premier cat newsletter of the 1980s.
- Take a look back at some forgotten video game mascots of the ’90s.
- We have some practicing to do: watch an incredible demonstration of Slinky tricks.
- Looking for a memorable Halloween costume? How about this giant LEGO minifig?
- Perfect fodder for your next cocktail party: this online dictionary of IKEA product name meanings.
- It looks like Neighbourhood Toy Store Day is set for November 11th this year.
- As Halloween approaches, here’s a celebration of some of pop culture’s most recognizable clowns.
Peruse a weekly summary of intriguing articles related to toys, games, and nostalgia that have hit the news this week.