Brian Peck

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Matchbox Cars, coloring books, Magic: The Gathering inducted into Toy Hall Of Fame

The National Toy Hall of Fame inducted three new entrants on Thursday (November 7th): Matchbox cars; the coloring book; and the collectible card game Magic: The Gathering.

They were chosen over other finalists that included Care Bears, the Fisher-Price Corn Popper, Jenga, Masters of the Universe, My Little Pony, Nerf Blaster, Risk, the smartphone and the top. The ceremony took place at the Hall of Fame, which is located inside The Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester, New York, with the inductees joining 68 previous winners. The entrants are recognized for their innovation, longevity and ability to foster creativity or discovery through play.