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"Toys That Made Us" Season 3: Like a Warm Blanket For Toy Fans

“Toys That Made Us” Season 3: Like a Warm Blanket For Toy Fans [REVIEW]

Toys That Made Us is finally back! The popular continuing Netflix series makes its triumphant return today with Season 3, and boy did we miss it. The show returns with four new episodes focusing on four behemoths in collecting circles: TMNT, Power Rangers, My Little Pony, and pro-wrestling. These are four of the most-requested subjects […]

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Mego Corporation returns to Toy Shelves Exclusively at Target

Mego is making a comeback. The big announcement came through today that the classic toy line will be available exclusively at Target stores starting on July 29. The figures will cost between $14.99 and 29.99. The first wave of figures will features toys from DC Comics, I Dream of Jeannie, and of course, Star Trek. […]

The Toys That Made Us Season 2, Episode 2: LEGO!

The Toys That Made Us season 2 is now streaming on Netflix, looking at four more toy lines that touched collectors souls and have stood the test of time. In episode 1, they took a look at Star Trek toys. In episode 4, Hello Kitty. And in episode 2, we rolled out with Transformers. Episode 3 is the broadest […]

The Toys That Made Us Season 2, Episode 2: Transformers!

The Toys That Made Us season 2 is now streaming on Netflix, looking at four more toy lines that touched collectors souls and have stood the test of time. In episode 1, they took a look at Star Trek toys. In episode 4, Hello Kitty. And in episode 2, we got what is arguably the most […]

The Toys That Made Us Season 2, Episode 1 Talks Star Trek

Netflix series The Toys That Made Us is back with a second season consisting of four episodes about some of our favorite collectables and their history. Season 1 told the tale of Star Wars, He-Man, Barbie, and G.I. Joe while reminding viewers what it is about possessing these items that impacts us emotionally. Season 2 just hit the […]

Trailer For Season 2 of Netflix Series ‘The Toys That Made Us’ is Here

Sometimes a series comes along that you fall in love with instantly, and Netflix’s The Toys That Made Us is one of those. Chronicling the history of some of our favorite collectables and toys (and subsequently the properties attached to them), the series manages to capture the love collectors and fans have for the various IPs. Season […]


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Netflix Orders More Seasons of The Toys That Made Us, Nailed It!, Queer Eye

Apparently Netflix listened when we said we wanted more Toys That Made Us, as well as Queer Eye and Nailed It! because the streaming service (and pretty bitchin’ television studios) has put in an order for a second season of each non-scripted series. Also included in the order are Dope and Drug Lords, but those aren’t my jam, so I am […]

The Toys That Made Us: 6 Brands That We are Going to Need Episodes on Pronto

The Toys That Made Us, an 8-part documentary series (as the theme song would tell you) now streaming on Netflix details the histories behind everyone’s favorite toy lines. The first four episodes discuss in detail and with great reverence the vintage Kenner Star Wars line, Barbie and her complicated history (featuring the creepiest…statue? Ever.), Masters […]