Which playthings will join the ranks of classic toys? The Strong’s National Toy Hall of Fame has announced this year’s 12 finalists for induction into the hall. More
In an effort to broaden its portfolio of brands, Ravensburger AG has acquired games manufacturer ThinkFun. More
ChiTAG 2017 kicks off the holiday season bringing more than 30,000 members of the toy and game industry, consumers and media to Chicago’s Navy Pier, Nov. 16-19. More
For more than 30 years, educational toy company, Learning Resources®, has helped millions of children develop a love of learning and build the educational skills that help them get ready to take on the world. More
Sesame Workshop has launched Elmo’s #ShareTheLaughter Challenge, a social media campaign inspired by the kindness curriculum of Sesame Street’s 47th season. More
Nominations are now open for the Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment’s (WIT) 14th Annual Wonder Women Awards. More
Toy of the Week: We Ain't Afraid of No Ghosts
Ever wondered what ghosts do in a haunted mansion? Light up all of the ghosts in each challenge by placing all the flashlight puzzle pieces correctly. Featuring 60 challenges, Ghost Hunters is designed for all ages. Includes one game board which can be used as a storage case, 6 transparent puzzle pieces, 30 challenge cards with 60 challenges and 1 booklet with game rules and solutions. $14.99. Smart Toys & Games. 800.542.6375. San Francisco.
Star Wars in Scotland
Stuart Robertson, a father of two from Scotland, recreated scenes from Star Wars using action figures and a wee bit of imagination.
Read the entire story here.