A lot of people were bummed out when Toys R Us announced that they were closing. For many, it felt like a piece of their childhood had died. Well, you can turn that frown upside down because Toys R Us isn't dead.

The store is actually doing quite well in other parts of the world and has adapted by using social media platforms like Tik Tok to grow its reach. Now, Geoffrey, the Giraffe, has started bringing toys and games back to brick-and-mortar locations including several here in Minnesota.

We were all a bit shocked when Toys 'R' Us announced they were going to close down all 735 of its U.S. stores in March of 2018.

Liquidation sales started shortly after that announcement.

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In Rochester, Toys R Us, located at 808 Apache Ln SW, had a huge blowout sale to get rid of everything. Items were discounted by 60-80% as the store tried to get rid of its inventory.

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Toys R Us Has Reopened In Minnesota

Earlier this year the giant Toy company said they were reopening around the country and would be up and running in time for Christmas shopping.

The toys and games are now back on store shelves and you can start shopping now.

See the list of Minnesota Toys R Us locations below.

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Toys R Us has started opening up 1,000 sq foot stores inside all Macy's locations throughout the United States.

There are several Macy's stores operating in Minnesota which means several new spots to find toys and games for Christmas.

Toys R Us has already opened inside the Minnesota Macy's locations listed below:

Mall Of America

Southdale Center

Rosedale Center

Ridgedale

Maplewood

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