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      Hidden Role: The Brains Behind your Favorite Games --- From McDonalds happy meal toys to Pretty Pretty Princess to Outburst Jr. to Mad Gabs, Peggy Brown is a serial...

        Hidden Role: The Brains Behind your Favorite Games --- In this episode, we talk to Mary Couzin, president and founder of ChiTAG, recently rebranded as Peopl...

      Hidden Role: The Brains Behind your Favorite Games --- Actor and entrepreneur Matthew Lillard knows how to turn a passion into a fulfilling career. He\'s bes...

In 2020, a meeting of the minds brought David Yakos and Branson Faustini to the same conclusion; they were going to make a podcast. David was 2-time Toy-Inventor-of-the-Year and a lifelong inventor wi...

Barbie has always been on top of the latest fashion trends, and the ‘80s were no exception. From big hair to big shoulder pads, Barbie rocked it all. Check out this list of the most iconic Bar...

The latest film to join the Barbie media franchise, the upcoming “Barbie: Big City, Big Dreams” is more than just another Barbie movie — it marks the first time Barbie has been por...

We are bringing the Business and Community of Play into one as: People of Play...

Join the staff of GPI for a Nonepub hosted discussion about numerous topics to keep in mind when designing your next game.  Get insight on:PackagingDesigning with retail in mindDigging into ...

Emergent Strategist or Master Planner?Working as an entrepreneur versus in a formal company role, I have had the opportunity to learn more about my authentic work style, the style that comes most natu...

Q. I’m worried about the declining birthrate—what strategies can I employ to grow my business if the toy category declines in the face of low birthrates?A. While each business can obviously d...

Tait & Lily, Inventors of Betcha Can't!