Toy Insider Senior Editor Maddie Michalik joined CTV’s Your Morning in Canada to show off some of the best new toys that can cure kids’ cabin fever. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below.
This Bull Monster Truck charges through any obstacles in its way! Four spring-mounted tires and large horns atop its roof allow this truck to tackle the trickiest terrains. The tailgate can be folded down and the roof removed in order to access the interior, which is roomy enough for four figures. This set includes one figure, a monster truck, a flag, sand terrain, a rope, and other accessories.
Load the pen with real chocolate, then draw, write, and fill the candy molds. The colorful, edible creations harden in minutes and the included warming tray keeps the chocolate melted.
Turn the backyard into a laser tag arena and blast opponents up to 300 feet away — inside or outside, in darkness or sunlight — with quick-slide reload. Choose from more than 20 different colors to light up your blaster.
Kids can have fun learning the basics of electronics and alternative energy! Explore clean energy concepts, such as electric cars, windmills, and hand-generated power. Help the environment and have fun learning about alternative power, energy conservation, and how the electricity in your world works. Perfect for environmentalists and future engineers! Includes full-color manual and separate “Think Green” educational manual that explains environmentally-friendly energy including geothermal, hydrogen fuel cells, wind, solar, tidal, hydro, and others. Features more than 125 projects and 45 parts.
Articulate is the hilarious team game of quick-fire descriptions. Players describe as many card entries as possible in 30 seconds. The first team round the board wins. Describing a word without actually saying it may sound simple, but there are no ‘rhymes with’ or ‘sounds likes’ allowed. Add to that the fact that you’re racing a timer and you have a true challenge that inspires seriously funny guessing.
Gloomy crypts lie under the city of Paris. The catacombs swallow city light, riddles, and, apparently, also people. After the mysterious disappearance of a friend in the catacombs, you and your team embark on a search party, making your way through the puzzling underground labyrinth. Will you be able to find your friend in time and escape this cavernous world of darkness? This double-sized EXIT game is presented in two separate parts.