Wednesday, May 4, 2016
It's May 4 and it's Star Wars day “May the Fourth be with you!” With the momentum from the movie "The Force Awakens" and anticipation of their upcoming movie "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" their franchise continues to gain in popularity. The Force Awakens, rammed its way to box office records after Walt Disney’s Lucasfilm released it in December.
Disney and LucasFilms are using this Star Wars Day to raise more than $2 million for various causes under the heading "Force for Change."
Disney XD will show a marathon of Star Wars-related animated programs, including "Rebels" and "Droid Tales." The month of May has also been a time for "Star Wars Weekends" at the Disney parks.
Check out Star Wars-related deals:
Star Wars Rebels Y-Wing Scout Bomber: $9.74 (May 1-5) original price is $24.89
Fandango $50 Gift Card $40.00 (20% off)
MORE Star Wars DEALS HERE
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
DC Super Hero Girls is Mattel's new line of toys that features female super heroes from DC Comics that have been transformed to high school students targeting girls. Mattel started to sell these toys back March to remove the notion that toy companies don't like to manufacture female action figures. Well it's kinda true, look at Hasbro they don't sell Rey from Star Wars or Black Widow from Avengers: The Age of Ultron.
Mattel is counting on these super Hero Toys for Girls to bump up their sales figures. Mattel boast that these new line of toys are "the first-ever action role-play toys for girls."
Barbie and Disney Princesses should get ready for some competition.
DC Super Hero Girls Bat Girl Figure $35.70
Wonder Woman at Super Hero High (DC Super Hero Girls) $8.53
DC Super Hero Girls Harley Quinn Figure $38.98
DC Super Hero Girls Wonder Woman Figure $44.99
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Waba Fun the maker of the awesome addictive toy Kinetic Sand introduce their new toy called Mad Matter which is a mold-able clay that never dries out. It looks like a gloppy blob that you can form anything that you can imagine.
Their Kinetic Sand was a hit and it's really fun to play with. I can't wait to get my hands on the "Mad Matter." With the Kinetic Sand you can easily mold it into simple shapes and desktop designs. Playing with it gives you relaxation.
Waba Fun Kinetic Sand - 11 Lbs $44.28
Much cheaper Kinetic Sand choices:
Spin Master - Kinetic Sand - 1.5lb - Brown $7.99
wacky-tivities - Kinetic Sand - 2lb - Brown $9.99
Monday, March 28, 2016
Hot Toys, the company that pride themselves of creating movie-accurate toy line, has been building their Captain America: Civil War line-ups of Team Cap and Team Iron Man. On Monday, the company revealed their new Falcon 1/6 scale figure, complete with detachable Redwing drone.
Based on their own description, the figure is specially crafted based on the image of Anthony Mackie as Falcon in the movie. It features a newly painted head sculpt, a highly detailed and specially tailored costume, flight backpack, newly designed wings with enhanced articulations, a Redwing drone, and a dynamic figure stand ideal for flight poses. This latest version is much closer to the comic character.
The Captain America: Civil War Falcon figure has a unique personality and looks to other action figures. The wings is finely articulated and designed. It also features a removable Red Wing drone, which you can have accompany Falcon on his many battles and adventures.
Hot Toys Marvel: Avengers Age of Ultron- Captain America 1/6th Scale Collectible Figure MMS 281 $399.99
Marvel Avengers Age of Ultron Iron Man 12" Action Figure [Mark XLIII] $409.99
Batman 1/6 Scale Figure Batman: Arkham City Video Game Master Piece $239.95
Iron Man 3 12" Action Figure Iron Man Mark 17 Heartbreaker By Hot Toys $241.43
Friday, March 18, 2016
Runtime per charge: about 20 mins
Controller: 27mhz AM radio
Included in the package:
7.2V NiMH rechargeable battery
2x AA Controller batteries
Yes, this is not a new toy but what the heck it's really fun to play with. This toy was first released in 2004, and yet it still fascinate kids today. It's quite bizarre to see a vehicle with a different kind of wheels set. This is the ultimate all terrain vehicle, it can drive in mud, water, grass, soil, ashpalt, snow or concrete. However, it's quite difficult to control on land.
RC Terrain Twister vehicle includes: Rechargeable 7.2V TMH Flexpak battery and charger
Hot Wheels R/C Terrain Twister Vehicle (Red) with Battery Pack System $114.00
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Kids love the VTech Go Go Smart Wheels series and for the first time they are adding a space station to their collection, the VTech Go Go Smart Wheels Blast Off Space Station! This toy features SmartPoint technology that teach kids cause-and-effect through toys. It let kids blast off rocket, and it gives them options. The toy gives kids engaging activities through a combination of technology, play patterns, and learning activities.
VTech Go Go Smart Wheels Blast Off Space Station help kids develop fine motor skills and engage them in imaginative role-play.
Your cute little astronauts will surely have fun making those rocket lift off from the launch pad for an outer space adventure. Your kids will be able to maneuver down the space ramp, spin the galaxy or even pretend to tumble through a black hole. They can also use the SmartPoint rocket to get past five SmartPoint locations that will let them hear fun phrases and music. If you press the the toy rocket's light-up button your kids can hear sing-along songs and learn the letter "R." This will be available this year soon!
Here are other VTech Go Go Smart Wheels playset that are available:
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Deluxe Track Playset $12.99
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Ultimate RC Speedway $49.99
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Spinning Spiral Tower Playset $29.99
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Park and Learn Deluxe Garage $35.99
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Train Station Playset $49.69
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels- Construction Playset $27.99
Posted by Joel at 10:38 PM
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Happy Goggles is a virtual reality headset made from a Happy Meal Box offered by McDonald’s in Sweden. The happy meal boxes can be converted into a virtual reality headset.It looks like Google Cardboard Kit that is worth about $16.
The Happy Goggles on Happy Meals is on a trial run, only 3,500 units will be released at 14 restaurants all over Sweden over the weekends of March 5 and March 12. The Happy Goggles meal will be priced at about $4.10.
To convert the McDonald's Happy Meals boxes into Happy Goggles Virtual Reality Toy simply tear the guided dotted lines, insert the lenses that's included in the package and place a smartphone in the front.
Google Cardboard Kit by D-scope Pro (TM) 3D Virtual Reality Compatible with Android & Apple Easy $16.99
Motoraux 3rd Vr Virtual Reality Headset Google Version 3D Glasses $29.99