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The Great Wrestling Action Figure Score

When Kevin Kleinrock was scrolling through the #LuchaLibre hashtag on Instagram this past March, he couldn’t believe his eyes. Kleinrock runs Masked Republic, a licensing…

Why Are Plastic Army Men Still from World War II?

I’m no military expert, but from what I can tell, it looks like those little green army men are still rocking equipment that dates back…

A Frustrating History of the Claw Machine

So, I’ve got a problem with the first Toy Story movie. No, it’s not the mystery of who Andy’s father is, or even the fact…

The Oral History of the Super Soaker

This year marks the 30th anniversary of when the Super Soaker story truly began to take shape. Though it was conceived in 1982 and wouldn’t…