toys
Design
Take a Virtual Tour of Queen Mary’s Dollhouse
It features working elevators, electric lighting, and indoor plumbing.... READ ON
Videos
Relax With Slo-Mo Toy Videos
Watch what happens when you slow toys down. WAY down.... READ ON
Design
Introducing a Dungeons & Dragons-Inspired LEGO Set 
Bring your campaign to life, LEGO-style.... READ ON
Movies
Hasbro’s New 40th Anniversary Star Wars Toys Are Going Old-School
You can recreate the most iconic scenes from 'A New Hope.'... READ ON
Technology
You Can Teach Your LEGO Robot How to Do Anything, Including Fart
If you want your kids to learn how to program, teach them bathroom-joke code.... READ ON
Fun
Introducing The Beast, a 839-Foot Inflatable Obstacle Course for Adults
Just think of it as the upgraded bounce house of your childhood dreams.... READ ON
Fun
Open Your Front Door With a Key Shaped Like He-Man's Sword
It won't turn you into a bodybuilder in a loincloth, but it will let you open a lock.... READ ON
#tbt
Breaking the Mold: Kenner's Super Powers Collection
The mid-1980s toy line gave Superman what he always needed: a motor vehicle.... READ ON
Food
Now You Can Enjoy a LEGO Brick Burger
This LEGO-centric eatery gives fans a whole new way to celebrate the beloved bricks.... READ ON
News
LEGO Launches Kid-Friendly Social Network
Young LEGO maniacs can now turn their fandom into a safe and social experience.... READ ON
Science
New Service Will Send Kids STEM Toys Each Month
A monthly present that will excite kids and parents alike.... READ ON
Videos
Did the NSA Really Ban Furbys?
Fun
Nicktoons Funko Dolls Are Coming—After These Messages
Time to celebrate with Push-Up Pops and a game of Pogs.... READ ON
#tbt
Doll Wars: When Barbie Dragged Sindy Into Court
In 1989, Mattel accused Hasbro of manufacturing a Barbie clone. To present their case, the dolls were stripped naked in court.... READ ON
List
23 Funny Historical Letters to Santa
"I wish you would please bring me a typewriter and a drum and a doll dressed in a sailor suit so I can call it Raymond."... READ ON
History
The Dynamic History of the Toy Chemistry Set
From academic tool to popular children's toy, the chemistry set has had a long journey to become an iconic toy.... READ ON

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