The 110th American International Toy Fair opened its doors to a surge in international attendees with thousands of people from all over the world coming to New York City to preview over 150,000 innovative toys, games and youth entertainment products at the largest toy tradeshow in the Western hemisphere. There was lots to cover and here are some of the highlights below.
Presidential Monsters Make Politics Even Creepier this Presidents’ Day
You’ve always wanted a collection of presidential action figures, right? I mean, what boy doesn’t as he’s growing up? But after awhile rows and rows of suits and gray hair tends to get a ...Feb 18, 2013
Toy Fair 2013 – Hit Mit is Table Tennis without the Table
Who needs a table? Table tennis (or ping-pong, if you prefer) tends to be a bit limited with the need for a table whenever you want to play a few rounds. But with Hit Mit, you’ve got a free-form game of ...Feb 13, 2013
Toy Fair 2013 – Mezco Toyz Presents Breaking Bad, Axe Cop, and more!
I had been looking for Mezco Toyz all day, but wasn’t prepared for what I’d discover once I found them. Actually, when I arrived, I didn’t even know where I was. I was just drawn in by the ...Feb 12, 2013
Toy Fair 2013 – Introducing KnuckleStrutz – A Different Kind of Building Toy
At Toy Fair 2013, we love meeting all sorts of toy manufacturers and innovators, big and small. Along our travels through the many packed aisles and massive booths, we ran into toy creator Clyde Gerome, who gave us ...Feb 12, 2013
Toy Fair 2013 – LEGO Star Wars Sneak Peek
Whether you are partial to the old trilogy or the new (hey, it’s possible), LEGO knows how to keep the fans happy. From small, simple sets to massively complex sets that can take hours, if not days to complete, ...Feb 11, 2013
Toy Fair 2013 – LEGO Licensed – Lord of the Rings, Lone Ranger, and TMNT
LEGO’s most popular license may be Star Wars, but there are others that are quick giving that crown a run for its money. Lord of the Rings was added not too long ago, but the Lone Ranger (based on this ...Feb 10, 2013