Untamed by Fingerlings Combine Fierce, Fun, and AR

Untamed by Fingerlings have been unleashed, and they need to be tamed! This line of interactive toys from WowWee combines the fun of Fingerlings with the fierceness of dinosaurs and other fearsome creatures. Made for kids ages 5 and… read more

Coding Comes to Life with Augie the AR Robot

The future is now Augie. Augie Augmented Reality Robot, from Pai Technology, merges two popular trends in the toy aisles right now: coding and augmented reality (AR). The minibot is designed for preschool kids and… read more

Awaken Your Hero With Lightseekers

The line between fantasy and reality has never been less clear… and I’m all for it. Lightseekers, from TOMY, is a unique gaming experience that lets kids ages 8 and up fuse physical characters with… read more

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Kids can control holograms while they play, learn, and explore with this holographic cube. The app lets kids view the cube through their smart device camera, and merges virtual reality, augmented reality, and mixed reality.

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Get Qurious Introduces Little Ones to AR Play

The story of The Three Little Pigs has never been so much fun. Thanks to Get Qurious, the classic story got a revamp in its Maker Box, which combines physical pieces with an interactive digital world. Augmented reality… read more

Customize an Augmented Reality Toy with SwapBots

Goal: $30,707 Funding Period: Until April 12 Stretch Goal: $50,000 Creator: SwapBots SwapBots introduces kids to the world of augmented reality through a transformable toy of nine characters. Kids can collect the different SwapBots and switch up the head,… read more

Holotats Bring Temporary Tattoos to Life

One of my favorite ways of expressing myself as a kid was putting temporary tattoos all over my arms and face. One day I could have a glittery dolphin on my arm, the next day… read more