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A daily look back at the toys, games, and objects that captured our attention as children and continue to fascinate us today.

Link Roundup: UNO, The Loch Ness Monster, Classic Cartoons, and more

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. After 46 years, Mattel redesigned UNO for color-blind people.
  2. There are a lot of versions of Monopoly out in the world. Here are 10 you may want to pick up.
  3. News flash! Mario of Super Mario Bros. isn’t a plumber anymore. Clearly, he didn’t pay his trade membership fee.
  4. Nessie on the Net: keep a look-out for the Loch Ness Monster on this live stream.
  5. Atari recently announced a ‘Retro’ Handheld with 50 classic games.
  6. Patrick Ponce set a new Rubik’s Cube record: 4.69 seconds.
  7. There are a greater number of people still using VCRs than there are using turntables.
  8. Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Video have a great selection of classic cartoons available.

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