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Link Roundup: Toys ‘R’ Us Canada, Slurpees, Star Wars Fonts, and more

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. Toys ‘R’ Us Canada wants customers to know it’s still alive.
  2. Amazon is producing a holiday toy catalog. The legacy of the Christmas Wish Book lives on!
  3. For 19 straight years, Manitoba has held the title of Slurpee Capital of the World.
  4. There’s a new Ultraman series set to air on Netflix in 2019.
  5. Spoiler Alert! Stanley Kubrick explains the ending of 2001: A Space Odyssey in this lost interview from 1980.
  6. Here are five free Star Wars fonts for those who want to declare their allegiance to The Force.
  7. A look at 17 places book lovers will want to add to their bucket lists.
  8. Mego is staging a comeback with a new line of action figures from DC, Star Trek and more.

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