Thinkway Toys is a Canadian-based toy company founded in 1984, notable for creating the first talking Sheriff Woody and Buzz Lightyear toys, along with the Toy Story Signature Collection. Thinkway was originally granted the worldwide master toy license for Toy Story from 1995 - 2006. In 1999, Thinkway released the Toy Story 2 talking Woody, Buzz, and Jessie dolls along with the interactive buddies and room guard toys. In 2000, Thinkway released the Toy Story 2 talking model kits, plushes, and more interactive Toy Story toys. In 2001, Thinkway released the Buzz Lightyear of Star Command interactive toys and programmable figures and continued to do Toy Story branded figures until around 2008/2009. In 2009, Thinkway released the new Toy Story and Toy Story 3 branded toys. These included the new interactive buddies, the playtime series, and the Toy Story Collection/Toy Story Signature Collection series.