8 things we wanted to share this week:
- A set of mint-condition Pokemon cards recently sold for $107K.
- Super 7 is releasing a set of figures based on Charles Schulz’s Peanuts characters.
- Marvel fans are getting another podcast.
- The ageless Betty White lent her voice to Smokey the Bear’s 75th birthday PSA.
- August 16 was National Roller Coaster Day. Here are 14 fun facts about the amusement park thrill ride.
- Stan Lee will be inducted into the Visual Effects Society Hall of Fame.
- Hasbro recently announced the expansion of their recycling program; here’s where you come into the picture.
- Here’s a look at the hazardous history of the Slip ‘N Slide.
Peruse a weekly summary of intriguing articles related to toys, games, and nostalgia that have hit the news this week.