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Suit Up and Blast Off Like Iron Man with the New Arc FX Armor

With the upcoming release of Marvel Avengers: Age of Ultron—mark your calendars for May 1!—Hasbro launched a pretty sick line of superhero toys for kids and Marvel fans of all ages. There’s figures, vehicles, Play-Doh, and, of… read more

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R&R Games Gives You The Life You Want … Or Don’t Want

Do you dream of a life as a motorcycle-driving astronaut living in one of Paris’s 5-star hotels with your pet hamster? Or maybe you’d prefer a life in Nowhereville where you don’t require more than… read more

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K’NEX Takes Kids On a Guided Tour of Their Imagination

Construction sets allow for lots of open-ended play, but some kids need more direction than others. Once kids build what’s on the box, they may not be inclined to disassemble and build whatever they can… read more

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The Hills Are Alive with The Sound of Music’s 50th Anniversary

At the 87th Academy Awards ceremony earlier this year, Lady Gaga surprised us all with a beautiful tribute celebrating 50 years of the iconic film, The Sound of Music. Although it was delightfully uncomfortable to watch… read more

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Blow a Child’s Mind with a Book All About Them

Kids tend to feel like the world revolves around them. And why shouldn’t it? They are the apple of Mommy’s eye; they’ve got Daddy wrapped around their little finger—life is good. So what do you… read more

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Race What You Build With Laser Pegs’ Motorized Runners

Kids tend to become motorheads at very young ages. For me and my brothers, it was an obsession with Matchbox cars and watching Nascar, but now there are companies such as Laser Pegs who are putting a totally different… read more

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KerFlip Puts Word Play Back on the Table

While Scrabble reigned supreme as the ultimate word game for decades, app games such as Zynga’s Words with Friends have turned consumers away from physical games and toward digital play with friends. But now, Creative Foundry… read more

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Get the Wee Ones Excited for St. Patrick’s Day with Silly McGilly!

As they say, everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, and Silly McGilly is here to make sure that everybody gets in on the fun. Silly McGilly, a breath of fresh clover air, is a… read more

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Bowser Crashes the Latest Mario Party with a New Way to Play

I’m a huge fan of Mario Party. The gameplay is the perfect solution for a whole group of people with different levels of video game experience and skill because it allows them all to play together.… read more

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The Infrared Dragon from Animal Planet Roars, Walks, and Breathes Smoke

If you are on the hunt for the ultimate dragon toy, then consider the search over. The Infrared Smoke Breathing Dragon, from Animal Planet, roars, moves its head, mouth, and neck, and breathes out smoke—yes, you… read more

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