Christopher Wuensch Posts

Model Car Hall of Fame To Appear at 2025 Spielwarenmesse

Model Car Hall of Fame To Appear at 2025 Spielwarenmesse

The Model Car Hall of Fame (MCHOF) from the USA is coming to the next Spielwarenmesse, which takes place from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1, 2025 in Nuremberg. “We are delighted at this new arrival, which will be a splendid addition to our Model Railways and Model Construction product group,” says Christian Ulrich, Spokesperson of […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2024 Funko Exclusives Arriving on hobbyDB

San Diego Comic-Con 2024 Funko Exclusives Arriving on hobbyDB

San Diego Comic-Con 2024 doesn’t open up its doors until July 25, but, as always, Funko couldn’t wait to get in on the excitement early by announcing this year’s convention and shared exclusives. The team at hobbyDB has begun the task of adding all of Funko’s SDCC ’24 “Funkoville International Airport” exclusives to our guide. […]

The History Behind the Creation of the Rubik’s Cube

The History Behind the Creation of the Rubik’s Cube
Javier Serrano

Javier Serrano

Sometimes, it is very hard to believe the figures that surround the toy industry, but those numbers reflect in a way the importance and weight of toys in popular culture. When we think about the best-selling toy in History, we can bear in our mind some of the most relevant toys and brands, but there […]

The Astolat Dollhouse Castle, The World’s Most Valuable Dollhouse

The Astolat Dollhouse Castle, The World’s Most Valuable Dollhouse

Very few castles are as regal as the Astolat, be them fit for a royal couple or a doll. In the 50 years since its original plans were drawn up, the Astolat Dollhouse Castle is now regarded as the most valuable dollhouse ever. Design and construction of the Astolat began in 1974 by master miniaturist […]

The Roosevelt Bear: Discovering One of the Rarest and First Ever Teddy Bears

The Roosevelt Bear: Discovering One of the Rarest and First Ever Teddy Bears

Hello, My name is Robert Csech. I am a retired California Correctional Officer. I took the oath to always tell the truth. So please believe this amazing true story of mine. All my life I have been buying collectibles and antiques for a hobby. One day, summer of 1999, at 8 o’clock in the morning […]