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Remember the mad rush to secure a Teddy Ruxpin under the tree? Or how about how badly you begged your parents for the Nintendo DS as a year-end treat? As we head into another hectic, yet hopeful holiday season, we look back at some of the geeky gadgets and technological toys that stormed the chart...

December 14th 2014 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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Don't deny it -- you blush a little each time you see that image above. If you're secretly eager to learn all that you can about Femisapien and her gracious ways, Robots Rule has the goods. Expectedly, this gal is said to have "the most fluid movements of the WowWee family," and while we won't emph...

June 18th 2008 at 8:40am 0 Comments
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Now's your chance to cast your ballot for the 2006 Portable Media Device of the Year! Our Engadget Awards nominees are listed below, and you've got until 11.59PM EST on Sunday, April 15th to file your vote. You can only vote once, so make it count, and may the best tech win! The nominees: Cornell's...

April 10th 2007 at 1:22pm 0 Comments
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As promised when he first unveiled this formidable feat of miniature mayhem, Marcus of Evosapien.com has now provided a step-by-step guide for turning your own Robosapien into the most badass one on the block. While there seems to be less of a chance of complete disaster than the Flamosapien mod pos...

March 22nd 2007 at 3:10pm 0 Comments
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It's not exactly coming soon, but WowWee has announced plans for a Robosapien feature film, teaming with Arad Productions with the intention bringing the movie to theaters in 2009. Details are unfortunately pretty scarce at the moment, although it will apparently combine live-action and CGI, and pro...

March 7th 2007 at 5:44pm 0 Comments
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WowWee's robot empire has seen some frighteningly rapid growth since the first Robosapien rolled off the assembly line, but it doesn't seem to be showing any signs of slowing down, with pint-sized versions of a number of the company's bots now making their way into McDonald's Happy Meals. While the...

February 23rd 2007 at 12:32pm 0 Comments
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The Robosapien would seem to already be quite capable of defending itself, what with a flamethrower and all, but the folks at Evosapien.com don't seem to be willing to take any chances, upping the otherwise peace-loving bot's arsenal with a BB-shooting "coilgun" capable of taking out other toys all...

February 13th 2007 at 1:54pm 0 Comments
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All these videos of Wowwee's quickly-growing lineup of must-have robots has got us quite envious, but still, it's better to see these things caught on tape than never at all, right? One of the firm's first licensed superheros is none other than Spidey himself, and the Spidersapien was able to take a...

January 27th 2007 at 6:59pm 0 Comments