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Next Sunday the Dana Cain Toy Show turns 30!

Next Sunday the Dana Cain Toy Show turns 30!

We love Dana and her toy show and just had to talk a bit about it.   Read about it on her own history page here and if you can go do so!  She always has great vendors, amazing guests such as Ed “Big Daddy” Roth, Dave Prowse (Darth Vader), Van Williams (The Green Hornet) and […]

Major 1/43 Model Car Event the “Countryside Collectors Classic Toy Show” this Weekend in Chicago

Major 1/43 Model Car Event the “Countryside Collectors Classic Toy Show” this Weekend in Chicago

This show has been running for thirty years and for about half of that period it combined the 1/43 Scale Show with the Countryside Collectors Classic.  If you have not been yet…go!  The combined show is a huge display of collectibles with an emphasis on scale models and automobilia.  Here some photos from last year […]

Introducing the hobbyDB and Brooklin Models Digital Garage

Introducing the hobbyDB and Brooklin Models Digital Garage

Brooklin Models is teaming up with hobbyDB in a joint effort to create the ultimate online collecting experience for its fans – the ability to create their own digital Garage. What’s in the Digital Garage The jointly created database will live on Brooklin Models’ website and feature all Brooklin Models ever made since the company’s […]

New York Comic Con 2021 in Pictures

New York Comic Con 2021 in Pictures

Micpro101

The 2021 New York Comic Con has packed up and headed back across the George Washington Bridge, but not before leaving behind lots of industry news, convention exclusives and, of course, memories. Pop Price Guide Facebook admin and hobbyDB user Micah Lovejoy — aka Micpro101 — spent some time at this year’s NYCC, which took […]

The Longest Hot Wheels Track Ever

The Longest Hot Wheels Track Ever

Musings by Joschik

Here at the hobbyDB team we like toys and have good memories of having run Hot Wheels tracks as children.   And who want to have the longest track?  Here is the author at his first attempt 50 years ago (with what looks like some Tootsie Toys… not really suitable for a long track – still […]