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Denny's apocalyptic model train set
Best toy ever.
| January 20, 2012
Gadgets for both sides of the Occupy divide
Is Santa a one-percenter? Sometimes it seems that way.
| December 09, 2011
Regier's NuPenny hits Portland
The latest incarnation of Randy Regier's NuPenny Toy Store installation is sequestered in Portland's Bayside neighborhood, tucked under an overhang behind the white-washed New System Laundry building on Parris Street.
| June 18, 2010
Barbie Gets Geekier: Computer Science + Cyberpunk
Mattel's plastic princess has quite the well-rounded resume: Barbie has piloted a plane, run for President, and explored Space. In 2010, she'll try her hand...
| February 16, 2010
G.G. Allin bobblehead action figure: throwable feces sold separately?
We thought you'd want to get a look at this: Aggronautix's limited-edition G.G. Allin bobblehead "th...
| May 14, 2009
Congress's war on toys
Incredible, but true: until this past Friday, America was on a fast track to outlaw grandmothers selling children's sweaters for charity.
A new US law threatens to handcuff local indie artisans — and could render certain kids' products contraband
| February 04, 2009
Is the excitement of Guitar Hero III surging through your fingertips?
Shredding with Joe Granata; plus, life after LFO
| October 27, 2008
It is somehow fitting that the Guitar Hero series should follow the trajectory of the countless rock bands who achieve too much success too soon.
Aerosmith can’t make Guitar Hero sing again
| July 28, 2008
Nice day for a white wedding
In the song, love and marriage go together like a horse and carriage, but who knows what that’s supposed to mean.
‘Wedded Bliss’ at the Peabody Essex, Toys and Games at the Revolving Museum, and Chad Walker at Space 242
| April 15, 2008
We may look back upon 2007 as the year games started to grow up.
Videogames: 2007 in review
| December 17, 2007
Guitar Hero gets a new developer
On January 16, Neversoft, the video-game developers known primarily for the Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater franchise, posted a job opening for work on their latest project, Guitar Hero III , thereby inciting a stir in the video-game blogosphere.
| February 07, 2007
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