Barbie The Pearl Princess Dolls

Barbie The Pearl Princess Dolls Review

We’ve only had the Barbie The Pearl Princess movie for a couple of weeks, but I’ve seriously lost track of how many times my kids have either watched the movie or wanted to watch it. When we’re not watching it, my daughter is using ...

1 week ago
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Mega Bloks Halo UNSC Quad Walker

Mega Bloks Halo UNSC Quad Walker Review

Master Chief and his fellow Spartans have plenty of vehicles at their disposal as they save humanity from the intergalactic evil. From the all-purpose Warthogs, to the heavy hitting Rhino, to the high-flying Pelican drop ship, these rugged combat ...

1 week ago
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Mega Builds American Builders Jeep Off-Road Adventure Review

Mega Bloks American Builders Jeep Off-Road Adventure Review

Whether it’s Mega Bloks, LEGO, or Kreo, building things in our house is always a family experience. But when the set involves trucks or cars and a timely visit from the grandparents, suddenly it’s not just the kids helping put the pieces ...

1 month ago
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Skylands Spinners Review 2

Mega Bloks Skylands Spinners Review

With their Skylanders Giants sets, Mega Bloks tried out an arena battling gimmick, but have gone even further with Swap Force, introducing the top-battling Skylands Spinners. It’s nice to have a different way to play with your Mega Bloks ...

1 month ago
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Mega Bloks Halo ODST Drop Pods Review

Mega Bloks Halo ODST Drop Pods Review

My son just can’t seem to get enough of building things. So, when we got new samples from Mega Bloks, he decided it was far too exciting to wait for me to get home, and he opened up the new Halo figures and mixed them up with our other ...

2 months ago
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Sorcerer's Apprentice Mickey

Disney Infinity Sorcerer’s Apprentice Mickey Review

Like Activision’s Skylanders, Disney Infinity is a game built around buying toys to unlock new figures within the game (which is not a cheap proposition). But, also like Skylanders, Disney Infinity is noteworthy for having fantastic toys that ...

2 months ago
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Mega Bloks Hot Wheels - Bad to the Blade and Fast Fish

Mega Bloks Hot Wheels Review – Bad to the Blade and Fast Fish

When Mega Bloks first introduced its line of Hot Wheels products, we thought it made complete and total sense, filling a void in Mega Bloks’ expanding lineup, and providing an almost endless number of vehicles to get the brick treatment. This ...

2 months ago
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Mega Bloks Barbie Build 'n Play Luxe Camper

Mega Bloks Barbie Build ‘n Play Luxe Camper Review

Barbie’s always been a woman of many recreational past times, from horseback riding to space exploration to hanging out in her dream house. Now, Barbie can leave her Mega Bloks mansion, yacht, stage, and other hangouts behind to go camping in ...

3 months ago
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Transformers Rescue Bots Beam Box

Transformers Rescue Bots Beam Box Review

Transformers Rescue Bots Beam Box is an interesting new product from Hasbro that seems to be aimed specifically at my son, mixing two of his favorite things: Transformers Rescue Bots and Skylanders. The Transformers Rescue Bots Beam Box is a ...

4 months ago
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Helix X4

Air Hogs RC Helix X4 Review

If you want to amuse your children and terrify your pets this holiday, then the remote-controlled Helix X4 is the perfect choice. A newer entry in the Air Hogs line, the Helix X4 is a quadcopter, with four fans that help it float, fly, and ...

4 months ago
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Tiggly Shapes

Tiggly Shapes Review

The iPad deserves credit for a lot of things, but one of its more underrated functions is as a learning device for children. Our family has owned a first generation iPad since not long after they went on sale. And since he was a little over a year ...

4 months ago
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Disney Frozen Sparkle Dolls

Disney Frozen Sparkle Dolls Review

If you know a young girl who likes Disney movies, princesses, and dolls, it’s a pretty safe bet she’s going to love Disney’s latest princess adventure Frozen, and the accompanying Disney Frozen Sparkle Dolls from Mattel. Frozen, ...

5 months ago
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Imaginext Mega Apatosaurus

Imaginext Mega Apatosaurus Review

Standing almost 16″ tall, the new Imaginext Mega Apatosaurus towers over almost all of the other Imaginext dinos past and present (except for the oversized T-Rexes and Spinosauruses of the past), and while he may not be as physically imposing ...

5 months ago
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Mooshka Dolls Review

Sometimes when my daughter and I are checking out the doll aisle of the toy store, I’m amazed at how “mature” (or if you prefer, trashy) so many of the dolls are. With such a heavy focus on grown-up style and fashion, I find myself ...

5 months ago
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Zoomer: The Robot Dog Review

Our family has recently welcomed two new pets into our house. First is Pixie, our adopted rescue pup, a 3 month old miniature pinscher. Second is Zoomer, a new robot dog from Spin Master Games. There’s certainly been no shortage of robot ...

5 months ago
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Mega Bloks Skylanders Arkeyan King

Mega Bloks Skylanders Arkeyan Robot King Review

In the world of the Skylanders, the Arkeyans were a race of evil, giant robots who ruled over the Skylands until the Giants defeated them. When one of the ancient Arkeyans was revived in Skylanders Giants, he not only became a threat to all of the ...

6 months ago
Toy Review
Boom Boom Balloon

Boom Boom Balloon Review

I hate popping balloons. Really, really hate them. So imagine my delight when my family got to sit down and play Spin Master Games’ new Boom Boom Balloon, a game that’s all about popping balloons (or more appropriately, trying not to pop ...

6 months ago
Toy Review
Kreo Cityville Invasion

KRE-O Cityville Invasion Skyscraper Mayhem Review

The good citizens of Cityville have been invaded by a variety of monsters and villains, turning their otherwise peaceful metropolis into a hotbed of zombies, killer sharks, and giant apes. Hasbro has brought the virtual adventure to life with their ...

6 months ago
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My Little Pony Twilight Sparkle

My Little Pony Princess Twilight Sparkle Review

At the end of the third season of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, the main character Twilight Sparkle became a true pony princess, earning wings to go along with her magic unicorn horn (I know this, because I’m clearly an awesome dad! [Or ...

7 months ago
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Mega Bloks Halo Gausshog

Mega Bloks Halo Night Ops Gausshog Review

The Warthog is not only a staple unit of the UNSC forces in the Halo universe, it’s also a staple of the Mega Bloks line of Halo toys, with the company having produced a number of different variants on the Jeep-like vehicle. With so many ...

7 months ago
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