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  • Aug 18 2013
  • 18 Aug 2013

Doll Collector: Bru is the ‘Face’ of Antique French Dolls

(This article first appeared in Doll Collector magazine. Please click here to subscribe) If you were to make a survey of doll collectors today and […]

  • Aug 13 2013
  • 13 Aug 2013

Playing at the House of Mouse: Disney’s Magic Kingdom-Themed Board Games

For the first time since before my first child was born in 2010, we’re going on an old-fashioned, summertime family vacation. One of my young […]

  • Aug 6 2013
  • 6 Aug 2013

For Board Game Collectors, Crowdfunding Offers Rewards at a Great Risk

I’ve written about Kickstarter and the current crowdfunding craze—specifically its impact on the gaming hobby—quite a bit, not just here at WorthPoint, but also elsewhere. […]

  • Jul 9 2013
  • 9 Jul 2013

From Public Health Necessity to Collectibility: The History of the Beer Stein

When the first beer steins were being produced, their future collectibility likely wasn’t being considered by those who produced them. It took roughly 400 years […]

  • Jul 9 2013
  • 9 Jul 2013

Warhammer Quest’s Treasure Trove of Components makes it a ‘Holy Grail’ Game Find

One of the biggest hit games in Apple’s App Store right now is Warhammer Quest, a fantasy-themed dungeon crawl wherein the player controls a team […]

  • Jul 1 2013
  • 1 Jul 2013

How to Sell Your Antiques, Collectibles and Vintage Items

Most antique dealers and collectors find that there comes a point when the need arises to sell a few items. There is also household downsizing […]

  • Jul 1 2013
  • 1 Jul 2013

Revolutionary War Games: Fighting Redcoats on your Table Top

With the Fourth of July rapidly approaching, our thoughts turn to things like hot dogs and made-in-China fireworks as we celebrate our nation’s independence. For […]

  • Jun 17 2013
  • 17 Jun 2013

You Don’t Have to Get Up Early to Score Great Items at Thrift Store Sales

The early bird gets the worm, but the bird who sleeps in can find some cool stuff, too. A thrift store having a 50-percent-off sale […]

  • Apr 25 2013
  • 25 Apr 2013

Batman Board Games Show the Difference Between Players and Collectors

Wizkids, the makers of the popular comic-book-themed Heroclix tabletop game, just released a new Batman board game. In Batman: The Gotham City Strategy Game, two […]

  • Apr 23 2013
  • 23 Apr 2013

A Bad Video Game for an Ancient Gaming System Features an Outsized Price Tag

The world of collectible video games and video gaming equipment is a peculiar thing. Vast swaths of software and consoles are quite literally worthless, unusable […]