Category Archives: Games & Toys

When was Slinky invented?

In the early 1940s, naval engineer, Richard James invented the Slinky toys. It was demonstrated in November 1945 at Gimbels department store in Philadelphia in Pennsylvania. Slinky or Lazy Spring… Read more »

When was Nintendo founded?

On 23rd September 1889, Fusajiro Yamauchi founded Nintendo Company located in Kyoto in Japan. The handmade playing cards called as hanafuda were produced by the company. The Magnavox Odyssey secured… Read more »

When was Pokeman created?

In 1996, Santoshi Tajiri created the Pokeman and the video game company Nitendo owned it. Pokeman has become the second lucrative and successful game in the world.