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Link Roundup: The Black Hole, Roald Dahl, View-Master, and more

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. Here’s a look back 1979’s The Black Hole toys from Mego.
  2. Someone made Lucky Charms beer a reality.
  3. The original Shazam! TV Series is heading to DC universe.
  4. Squinky pigsquiffle! How Roald Dahl teaches children creative swearing.
  5. Funko is opening a 40,000 square foot store in Los Angeles.‏
  6. Dr. Seuss’ upcoming birthday is bringing expanded licensing partnerships.
  7. Mattel and MGM plan to bring a View-Master movie to theatres.
  8. Warner Bros. is developing a Gremlins animated series for its own streaming service.

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