Tag Archives: toys

Ski gondola becomes vending machine

Yet another cool vending machine: disused vintage ski gondola turned into arcade toy vending machine. As part of Design Miami Basel 2013, Baker Wardlaw created the machine for the Verbier mountain climbers exhibition. Snow cold coolness.

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Trend: toy movies

Yesterday’s Independent (Radar, page 15) sees films based on “childhood playthings” as “the next big movie trend that will see Hollywood turn to our toyboxes in search of franchises”. Following on from massively successful Transformers films, Battleships marks the start … Continue reading

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One to watch: Ninjago

Yesterday’s Times ran a piece about Lego’s 38% rise in profits, highlighting the Ninjago range as one of the star performers. They are Lego ninjas that you put together and then use the spinners to battle them against each other. … Continue reading

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