A Hasbro subsidiary, Wizards of the Coast, Dungeons & Dragons, is the seventh finalist out of the Hasbro nominees.
When will the 2011 toy inductees be chosen?
Chosen by a national selection committee, the 2011 toy inductees will be announced at the National Toy Hall of Fame on Nov. 10, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. and a major weekend public celebration will follow at The Strong
Jenga is among seven Hasbro toy and game lines that have been named finalists for induction into the National Toy Hall of Fame.
John Frascotti, chief marketing officer for Hasbro, said the company was "thrilled" to have so many finalists recognized as "childhood touchstones." Hasbro is based in Rhode Island.
National Toy Hall of Fame inductee, Silly Putty, has been around for 50 years!
According to its official website, it was created in a scientist's laboratory in 1943 and was introduced to the world in 1950 - it even became an addition to the Smithsonian Institution. And that's not "silly" at all - it's remarkable.