Toy Tales Weekly: Time-Out Amusement Centres, Halloween Masks, Pink Flamingos, and more

Toy Tales Weekly: Time-Out Amusement Centres, Halloween Masks, Pink Flamingos, and more

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. A look back at the shopping mall-based Time-Out amusement centres of our youth.
  2. Friday the 13th fans can visit Camp Crystal Lake on Friday, October 13th…just mind the real-life campers.
  3. The UK’s Royal Mail service creates new stamps to celebrate classic toys of the last 100 years.
  4. See the amazing talent behind View-Master’s miniature worlds.
  5. This photographic collection of vintage masks will have you reminiscing about the Halloweens of your childhood.
  6. The creative sounds of vintage comic book terror.
  7. Is Fast Times at Ridgemont High the best movie about growing up?
  8. How plastic pink flamingos earned icon status.

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