Hot Summer Toys on CBS New York

Summer’s here and so are the hottest new toys for your kids’ summer vacation. Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht stopped by CBS in New York to show off the season’s best new toys. For more on the products featured in this segment, check out the notes below, and for more on the hottest new toys of the season be sure to view our Spring and Summer Toy Guide.


Bubble Blitz Flash Blaster (Imperial Toy)

  • The Bubble Blitz Flash Blaster is a battery-operated blaster that comes with a 5 oz. bottle of scented bubbles. Watch as thousands of continuous bubbles launch in just minutes.
  • Twist on the bottle of bubbles, pull the trigger, and watch the bubbles float higher and last longer.
  • Comes in an assortment of colors and lights up when the trigger is pulled.
  • Age: 5+
  • MSRP $5.99
  • Available: Amazon, Toys “R” Us, Target

Nickelodeon Slime (Cra-Z-Art)

  • Nickelodeon Slime includes all the ingredients, including glue, needed for kids to make their own version of the network’s iconic and beloved green goo.
  • Slime also comes in a variety of colors and textures, including glitter, neon, and glow in the dark.
  • Do-it-yourself slime has become a recent craze with kids and has spread virally via social media. Cra-Z-Art also produces components of Slime, including white and clear glue, in the U.S.
  • Age: 6+
  • MSRP: $10.99-$15.99
  • Available: Walmart, Toys R Us, Target

Nerf Super Soaker Floodinator (Hasbro)

  • Unleash huge soakination with the Super Soaker Floodinator water blaster!
  • Fill the tank and pump to fire a deluge of water up to 38 feet (11.5 meters). The tank holds 70 fluid ounces (2 liters) of water, putting plenty of waterpower in the hands of battlers.
  • Grab the Floodinator water blaster and flood the competition! Nothing soaks like a Super Soaker water blaster!
  • Age: 7+
  • MSRP: $14.99
  • Available: Target, Walmart, Toys “R” Us, Amazon

Battle Bow Building Set (K’NEX)

  • Build three different blaster models and a target in one set with the K-Force Build and Blast Battle Bow Building Set!
  • Set features 165 pieces, including K’NEX rods and connectors, a blaster chamber, two skull dart holders, a quick fit grip, a preload ring to create different blasters, five foam darts, and an instruction sheet to build the Battle Bow blaster.
  • Customize and create your own K-Force blaster or log on to knex.com and download instructions for two alternate blaster builds. Most models can be built one at a time.
  • Compatible with the entire K-Force Build and Blast line. All K’NEX rods and connectors are made in the U.S.
  • MSRP: $27.99.
  • Ages 8+.
  • Available: Walmart, Target, Amazon

    Honda HD Camo Utility ATV (Tek Nek)

  • The rugged and durable Honda Brown HD Camo Utility ATV is an officially licensed Honda product featuring the uniquely realistic Honda Phantom Camo pattern printed on all four fenders.
  • Press the three light-up dash buttons to hear the original song, talking phrases, and fun sounds. Twist the throttle to hear realistic revving sounds.
  • This Utility ATV includes both front and rear racks. Super-grip tires provide a stable ride. Parents can select the volume level that’s right for their home. Comes in brown or pink camo.
  • Holds up to 40 pounds.
  • Age: 1-3
  • MSRP: $39.99
  • Available: Amazon, Walmart, Target

RSF650 (Razor USA)

  • Adults can ride on custom 12-inch 10-spoke mag wheels and street tires as they ride up to 17 mph!
  • Run time of up to 50 minutes of continuous use.
  • Can hold a weight up to 220 pounds.
  • Age: 16+
  • MSRP: $599.99
  • Available: Walmart, Toys “R” Us

BMW 6V Z8 (Dynacraft)

  • Authentic BMW Z8 look and emblems with realistic interior detailing.
  • Has working headlights and MP3 input with cord included.
  • Reaches 2.5 MPH maximum speed.
  • 6 volt battery and charger included.
  • MSRP: $199.99
  • Age: 3+
  • Available: Dynacraftwheels.com

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