Which Hess toy trucks are the best? Since 1964, Hess Corporation has released a unique toy for the holiday season. From tankers to airplanes, these limited edition collectibles have become beloved icons. Although the supply often runs out in the new year, you can still get your hands on aRead More →

According to marine biologist Declan Quigley, a collection of scallops and a clam found on a plastic toy boat washed up on the Co Clare coast more than five years ago represent the first such specimens recorded in Irish waters. The eight Calico Argopecten gibbus scallops found on Fanore Beach,Read More →

Picture: Hasbro, Pillow Pets and Medicom Welcome to Toy Aisle, io9’s regular roundup of the latest and coolest toy news on the internet. This Week, Hasbro Goes ’90s With A Trio Of Animated X-Men Icons, MAFEX oscillates between the worlds of DC Comics and Terminator, and Hot Toys returns toRead More →

SAN FRANCISCO The man shot dead by police at San Francisco International Airport was carrying two replica pistols, an official said on Friday. San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe, who initially took over the investigation because the airport is in his county, told the San Francisco Chronicle the manRead More →

Visitors are welcome to ride the Basic Fun! stand at London Toy Fair for a splash of celebrations, as the team celebrates Care Bears’ 40th anniversary, Tonka’s 75and anniversary and 30 years of K’Nex. The team promises there will be some big reveals too, with new IPs to showcase, includingRead More →

Visitors at the international toy fair Spielwarenmesse | Source: Spielwarenmesse eG Although Spielwarenmesse’s in-person event was canceled this year due to COVID-19, the international toy fair is now going digital. Spielwarenmesse Digital will virtually bring together the global toy industry. The online event will take place during the originally scheduledRead More →

A few days ago, the Toy Association announced that the 2022 New York Toy Fair was officially canceled and it looks like the Germans are following suit as Nuremberg Toy Fair 2022 was also cancelled. The event was supposed to take place next month, but due to the ongoing COVIDRead More →

The prestigious awards will be unveiled on Tuesday, January 25 at noon, day one of Toy Fair 2022. The British Toy & Hobby Association (BTHA) and the Toy Retailers Association (TRA) have announced that the winners of this year’s Toy Industry Awards will be unveiled online on January 25, theRead More →

A new toy store in Valparaiso specializes in Legos and collectibles. Miller’s Toy Box opened last fall at 3512 Calumet Ave., near El Salto, in a bustling mall with a cafe, pizzeria, and barber shop. It offers rare Legos, such as one would find in a Lego store, a LegolandRead More →

Picture: Kaiyodo, Hot Toys and Sentinel Welcome to Toy Aisle, io9’s regular roundup of all the cool toys we’ve found on the internet lately. This week we look forward to 2022, mainly because there are only a few hours left of 2021, which makes it very difficult for new toysRead More →

JEMUEL SALTERIO Owner, Planet J Toy Empire “The satisfaction I get from owning a toy store comes when a parent or customer posts something online. They are always very grateful and express so much happiness, just getting a quality toy for themselves or their children. [kind of] accomplishment is priceless.Read More →

Isabel Williams with some of the toys that were donated including a handmade and hand printed crib painted by a man especially for the donation A cancer nurse from TAVISTOCK helped make Christmas magical for hundreds of families this year with her toy recycling project. Thousands of toys were donatedRead More →

“With the recent devastation of Hurricane Ida which swept through Saint-Jean-Baptiste parish, New Wine Christian Fellowship has partnered with the New Orleans Steamship Pilots Association, Mercy Chefs, Marathon, La Fondation Rose and Louisiana Green partnering with Phi Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated and Ochsner to provideRead More →

AN Ennis toyshop will be featured in a brand new TV show airing this week on RTÉ. Little Ones on Parnell Street, in the county seat, specializing in traditional wooden toys and children’s gifts, is among the stores to appear in The Toy Shop which will air on RTÉ OneRead More →