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  • 25Dec

    80 percent of toy packages are recyclable

    Santa is busy going around the world delivering toys to all the boys and girls, but there is one thing to remember, that toy packaging may be recyclable. I remember every Christmas the bags and bags of packaging. Never really occurred to me that most of the packaging could be recycled instead of thrown away. “Currently, up to 80 per cent of toy packaging is suitable for kerbside recycling programmes and work is being done to provide alternatives to elements that are currently not recyclable. We would urge everyone to please recycle or reuse as much packaging as possible to avoid it ending up in the bin.” Here are some tips from the British Toy & Hobby Association tweeked a bit to for us Americans: 1. Safety info and instructions: retain and store in a single safe place at home for future use. This also allows you to safely pass

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  • 25Dec

    Slash Info: Christmas Edition

    Tis the season to be jolly! Fa la la la la la la la! Ah yes! Can you smell it? Can you feel it? It’s time to open up your presents!!  Did you get that video card you asked for? That expansion you need? The gift card you asked for because it’s a lot easier to get than explain to your mom that WOW stands for World of Warcraft and not an exclamation word?  Yes, yes you did! If you where nice that is…  ¬_¬  Let’s get to the news, shall we? We are the Champions, my friend! Once Nsoft’s possible Marvel online game, Champions Online is doing great with their free-to-play beta and they are on track for an early 2011 launch.  Good to hear, since after being part of the beta most of us decided that the game was too close to City of Heroes/Villains but with a

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