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  • June 16, 2016
    This is the Toy Story Chogokin Giant Robot available from Japanese toy manufacturer Tamashii Nations later this fall. The individual Woody, Bullseye, Rex, Hamm and Slinky Dog figures come together to form a 9-inch tall 'Woody Robo Sheriff Star'. The set will retail for $170 i... / Continue →
  • June 8, 2016
    To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Star Trek franchise, Mattel is releasing three dolls from the Original Series. The $35 dolls come in Captain Kirk, Spock and Uhuru varieties and are available for pre-order now. Unfortunately, I don't think there's going to be a USS En... / Continue →
  • May 27, 2016
    These are the custom Pokemon inspired Gundam battle suits built by Imgurian Khrisamisu from existing Gundam suits. Pretty impressive work, right? I could not do something like this. I am not very talented or coordinated when it comes to my hands. "Did you just punch yoursel... / Continue →
  • May 20, 2016
    This is a sweet video of delightful Candace Payne showing off her new talking Chewbacca mask. It brings her so much joy it brings me joy. At first I thought it was the kind of video that I wouldn't like, but I was wrong. Very wrong. My heart grew three sizes today. Just ki... / Continue →
  • May 16, 2016
    This is a video of a cat playing a game of homemade whack-a-mole with itself. It looks like its having a hard time comprehending just what's happening as it presses on that lever. Presumably because it's a cat and about as smart as an average two year old, or a 12-year old Ge... / Continue →
  • May 13, 2016
    This is the $150 Bionic Bird available from ThinkGeek (among other places type bionic bird into Google do your research I'm not your personal shopper). You control the bird's flight by tilting your smartphone. I remember having the analog wind-up version when I was a kid. Th... / Continue →
  • April 29, 2016
    Yesterday we featured a first person point of view from a LEGO train. And today? Hot Wheels cars barreling down a track built on the beach. I thought the coolest shot was the last one from the camera facing backwards on the front car (the one I used for the screenshot). The... / Continue →
  • April 11, 2016
    This is the new Soundwave Transformer toy being released by Hasbro and Xiaomi (~$26). The original Soundwave transformed into a microcasette recorder which makes sense because his name was Soundwave. This version transforms into a nonfunctional Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 tablet computer... / Continue →
  • March 31, 2016
    This is a custom wooden Starship Enterprise toy and Next Generation crew made by I have no clue who in the style of Fisher Price Little People. Man, I used to love playing with Little People when I was a kid. I had the farm, school bus, airplane, but the best playset was the ... / Continue →
  • March 31, 2016
    This is a surprisingly worthwhile video of a cat losing its mind over one of those little plastic banks where the cat reaches out of its box with a paw to steal your coin. I wonder what was going through that cat's head. You think he was wondering where the coin went? Or you... / Continue →
  • March 29, 2016
    This is LEGO Disney Minifigures Series 1, the latest LEGO minifig collection scheduled for release May 1st. Each of the 18 figures will come blind-bagged (you don't know which one you're getting) and cost $4. Which ones do you want? I want Ursula. That is a good looking toy... / Continue →
  • February 22, 2016
    Because people have sex on the brain 24/7 (or in my case 24/6 because I refuse to acknowledge Mondays), some parents have called out Target for selling these Star Wars pool diving sticks that look kinda sorta a little bit like dildos. Please, everything looks like a dildo. If... / Continue →
  • February 16, 2016
    This is the $300 Hauck NERF Battle Racer. It's a little pedal car with a bunch of built-in storage for NERF guns and ammo. That way you can shoot your friends ON THE GO. Because how important is steering really? If I had to choose between two hands on the wheel, one hand on... / Continue →
  • February 16, 2016
    This is the Tesla Model S electric car for kids created by Telsa and Radio Flyer. The cars go on sale May 16th, have working headlights, use the same fast-charging lithium-ion battery technology as full size Teslas, and can reach a max speed of 6 MPH. Did I mention they cost ... / Continue →
  • February 15, 2016
    To celebrate Star Trek's 50th anniversary, this is the USS Enterprise flying drone being released by toy manufacturer Spin Master later this year. It will retail for around $120 and even has lights and makes 10 authentic sound effects. I'm going to beg for one for my birthday... / Continue →
  • February 15, 2016
    Seen here giving it the business, this is the gigantic functional Rubik's Cube built by puzzle maker Tony Fisher. Tony believes it is the largest functional Rubik's Cube in the world, which it may or may not be because I didn't feel like spending my Monday morning Googling the... / Continue →
  • February 1, 2016
    With the release of three new body types for Barbie, Twitter user Will McFadden decided to create "Dad Bod Ken," a more realistically proportioned Ken doll. Nice choice of outfit, he really looks like he's not struggling through a midlife crisis at all. How do you think he lo... / Continue →
  • January 29, 2016
    Because diversity is important, Mattel has just announced that Barbie dolls will now come in three new body types: curvy, petite, and tall. Unfortunately, they did not take my advice and add a Voltron body type to the lineup. You just lost yourself a sale, Mattel. "We have t... / Continue →
  • January 13, 2016
    This is the Volkswagen Beetle toy that Redditor Muppaphone spotted in a taxidermied beetle exhibit at the Cleveland Museum Of Natural History. Those museum curators -- such a wild bunch! Seriously, they are though. Because one time I got a behind-the-scenes tour of a museum ... / Continue →
  • January 13, 2016
    These are the real Batman Vs. Superman Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots available from Mattel. The classic 'punch your opponent's head off' fighting game been updated with sound effects, and instead of their heads popping off, the whole character pops off the base when they've been de... / Continue →