Toy fair

02.18.14
Toy Fair has a little something for everyone; here's how it looks on the inside
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02.18.14

Toy Fair has a little something for everyone; here's how it looks on the inside

To say the least, there's always something peculiar to be found at Toy Fair. Put simply, this plac...

By E. Alvarez,   02.18.14
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02.17.14
MOSS kits let you build the robot of your dreams with color-coded cubes
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02.17.14

MOSS kits let you build the robot of your dreams with color-coded cubes

The big story at this year's Toy Fair was definitely STEM. That stands for science, technology, en...

By T. O'Brien,   02.17.14
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02.17.14
Motion-controlled Battroborg Warriors deliver armed robot combat
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02.17.14

Motion-controlled Battroborg Warriors deliver armed robot combat

Last year's Battroborgs were a blast, but not without their quirks. Accuracy was not one of the ti...

By T. O'Brien,   02.17.14
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02.26.13
iPad, iPhone toys represented at Toy Fair 2013
02.26.13

iPad, iPhone toys represented at Toy Fair 2013

Visiting the annual Toy Fair trade show at New York's Javits Center earlier this month was an exe...

By M. Rose,   02.26.13
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02.14.13
Toy Fair 2013: 'America's Funniest Home Videos' board games includes QR cards to enhance game
02.14.13

Toy Fair 2013: 'America's Funniest Home Videos' board games includes QR cards to enhance game

America's Funniest Home Videos started when Steve Jobs worked on NeXT computers and Bob Saget,...

By M. Lavey-Heaton,   02.14.13
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02.14.12
Mattel's hoverboard keeps McFly planted on terra firma, away from water
02.14.12

Mattel's hoverboard keeps McFly planted on terra firma, away from water

There's no need to worry: your eyes aren't deceiving you, and the year most certainly isn't 2015. S...

By Z. Lutz,   02.14.12
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02.13.12
Battle Machines hands-on (video)
02.13.12

Battle Machines hands-on (video)

When Jada invited us up to its private show room at Toy Fair to do "battle" we were a little concer...

By T. O'Brien,   02.13.12
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02.13.12
iCade 8-Bitty hands-on (video)
02.13.12

iCade 8-Bitty hands-on (video)

It's still about two months out, but when the 8-bitty hits shelves it might just become our favorit...

By T. O'Brien,   02.13.12
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02.12.12
Yo-Yo Factory brings Hyper Scanner yo-yo gaming to Toy Fair, we go hands-on
02.12.12

Yo-Yo Factory brings Hyper Scanner yo-yo gaming to Toy Fair, we go hands-on

We'll forgive you if you've never heard of Hyper Scanner. The carnival style arcade game is apparen...

By T. O'Brien,   02.12.12
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