Toy Tales Weekly: Pikachu, Seattle’s Museum of Pop Culture, Omni magazine, and more

Toy Tales Weekly: Pikachu, Seattle’s Museum of Pop Culture, Omni magazine, and more

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. The audience’s reaction to Pikachu talking for the first time is hilarious.
  2. Fans of Lev Grossman’s The Magicians trilogy can now own a set of maps based on the fantasy series.
  3. If you were in North America, you probably didn’t see the failed 1997 Justice League of America TV pilot.
  4. Seattle’s Museum of Pop Culture is putting on a Marvel-themed exhibit in 2018 that is not to be missed.
  5. The Los Angeles Times weighs in with their list of 10 of the most overlooked toys that belong in the Toy Hall of Fame.
  6. Omni magazine is back with its first print edition since the 1990s.
  7. For that Batman fan on your gift list: The 15 most expensive Batman toys.
  8. Dungeons & Dragons is gaining new fans thanks to Stranger Things. Here’s how to get started playing.

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