8 things we wanted to share this week:
- Here’s a look at the evolution of Looney Tunes icon Tweety Bird.
- Archaeologists have uncovered an ancient Roman game board at Hadrian’s Wall.
- The Karate Kid is now an illustrated children’s book.
- Sesame Workshop has unveiled its next series of Sesame Street 50th anniversary collaborations.
- Did you know? There is an ancient alien theme park in Switzerland.
- Check out the world’s first animated cartoon, 1908’s Fantasmagorie.
- Tamagotchi is returning this summer with a new twist.
- There’s a new D&D documentary that highlights the cultural impact of the ever-popular RPG.
Peruse a weekly summary of intriguing articles related to toys, games, and nostalgia that have hit the news this week.