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Toy Product Design Class Hosts ‘Playsentations’ at University of Minnesota – 3D Printing Plays Major Role

The value of play as an educational tool is often underrated. This can be especially true sometimes in the disciplines where you least expect it to be, such as design….

Marvel 3D Printer Comes to Sam’s Club

For the grand opening of the Sam’s Club which was relocated from south Fort Worth to Burleson Boulevard in Fort Worth, TX, the store has pulled out all the stops. Charles…

GeeWhiz Uses 3D Printing to Create Life-like Figure of The Dark Knight

GeeWhiz might seem like the kind of thing a blushing six year old from a 1950s TV show might utter, but the people behind the humorously named company can be…

3D Printing a Safer World: Firebox Personalizes Superhero Figures

If you’ve always wondered what your head would look like on the brawny shoulders of a superhero, Firebox is here to help you out. Using the magic of personalization made…

The Makies: 3D Printed Personalized Dolls

If you never wanted to buy a doll before, this just might be the tipping point. The Makies are a London based doll line that can be customized unlike any…

Pinshape’s 3D Printed Kids’ Toys Design Challenge Has Launched

If you somehow managed to marry Etsy to a 3D printer, their offspring would probably look somewhat like Pinshape. This startup was launched in 2014 and a visit to their…

Lego Awarded 3D Printing Patent, May Allow Users to Print Own Bricks

Lego has been one of those companies which has been able to grow despite technological changes, which have forced them to often rearrange their entire business model to some degree….

OgoSport Utilizes 3D Printing & Plans to Put All Their OgoBild Designs on Thingiverse

Perhaps you have seen them at a local toy store, or perhaps you saw them on the Regis and Kelly Show a few years back. OgoBilds from OgoSport are traditional…

Hasbro Shows Off New DohVinci 3D Printer for Kids at 2014 Toy Fair in NY

Just last week we learned that Hasbro had teamed up with 3D systems, in order to bring 3D printing to kids. This week at the Toy Fair in New York,…