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    The Gilmore Girls Might Get Its Own Luke’s Diner Lego Set

    Still feeling the rush from that Gilmore Girls revival? Head on over to Lego Ideas, where user Rainer Zufall has uploaded an amazing submission for a Luke’s Diner Gilmore Girls Lego set. Your minifig collection is about to become overly caffeinated! There are tons of cool little details in the submission, like little condiment bottles, the sign hanging outside […]

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    President Trump Troll Will Make Your Figurines Great Again

    We generally try to stay out of politics related stories, but figurines and toys are our forte, so we’d be remiss not too mention this latest one.The President Trump Troll measures 5 inches tall and has beautiful golden locks, al a troll style. Hair to the Chief! The President Trump Troll is available for pre-order […]

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    Lego Launches a 1,969 Piece NASA Apollo Rocket Set

    What a summer it’s going to be for Lego fans! First we caught wind of this carousel set that can be paired up with a motor, and now we’re getting a celebration of the Moon landing — a Saturn V rocket set is coming! The Saturn V rocket is most famous for its role in the […]

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    Take a Spin on This Motorized Lego Carousel!

    Looks like Lego is ready for fair season! They’re doing summer right with an awesome new carousel set that has way more animal variety than your average merry-go-round. Not only that, you can get the ride started with a separate motorized pack, at which point it’s highly recommended to get your Lego Batman minifig in […]

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    Hello Kitty is Now Playing Major League Baseball

    Spring is here, and that means baseball is back! And, considering that interest in baseball is as high as it’s been in years thanks to the Cubs finally winning the World Series, Hello Kitty felt it was high time to get in on the action. To celebrate the opening week of baseball, the Sanrio online […]

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    LEGO Needs to Morph This Power Rangers Megazord into a Real Set

    Want a Lego Megazord that really transforms, and really has the individual Zords? Now’s your chance. Lego Ideas user wahkaka0321 has submitted a proposal for the ultimate Megazord set, and it’s looking for support. Lego Ideas is Lego’s fan submission site — if a set proposal gets 10,000 supporters, it’s added to a list that Lego will […]

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    Funko Introduces New Pop Vinyl Figurines for The 100

    The 100, the CW’s youthful, vibrant take on nuclear apocalypse, is getting the Funko treatment very soon. Word’s been getting out about the first wave of The 100 vinyl Pop figurines since the beginning of the year, ahead of their planned release in April. Funko is getting started with a good mix of the 100 and […]

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    Lego-Friendly Adhesive Tape Lets You Build All Over The Walls

    The tyrannical reign of the floor is over. Now, the walls and, yes, even the ceiling are fair game in the world of Lego building. A couple designers from Cape Town, South Africa are crowdfunding a simple and ingenious creation — Lego-friendly adhesive tape. The tape is the sort of thick, heavy duty stuff you’ll see […]

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    Here’s a Look at the All-New Teddy Ruxpin

    Teddy Ruxpin, the animatronic storytelling teddy bear extraordinaire, has never really gone away. But, since his heyday in the late ’80s, Teddy’s follow-up appearances haven’t always gone well — comeback attempts have been undone by business struggles and outdated cartridges as he’s been passed from toy company to toy company. Last year, we heard that Wicked […]

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    Playing to Code: 8 Awesome Toys That Teach Kids to Code

    Learning to code is quickly becoming of the new “musts” for a child’s education. “Reading, ‘Riting and ‘Rithmetic” is quickly being upstaged by the new kid in town. Walking the show floor at the NY Toy Fair this week gave us a good sense of the imaginative and varied ways to learn about coding while […]

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    26 Wooden Marvel Figurines That Are Super Adorable

    Move over, vinyl. The hot new collectible figurines in the world of fandom are wooden, and Bif Bang Pow! has a ton of new ones they’re showing off this weekend at the New York Toy Fair. A lot of the new figurines are from their year-old Pin Mate line (cute 2″ figurines priced at $5 […]

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    Barbie’s DreamHorse Trots and Responds to Petting

    Barbie isn’t the only one getting a tech boost at Toy Fair this year. Her horse companion is getting way more advanced this year, with new touch sensitivity that makes the horse react to petting and brushing. A couple years ago, Barbie got in the saddle with the Barbie Saddle ‘N Ride Horse & Doll. […]

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    You’ve Never Seen a Decepticon This Big Before

    Hasbro is delivering on a two-year promise to collectors at Toy Fair this weekend, and they’re doing it in the biggest way possible. For the first time since the original toy was released in the ’80s, Trypticon is coming, and Hasbro says he’s the biggest Decepticon model they’ve ever made. The story behind this toy […]

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    Hologram Barbie is Cooler than Siri and Alexa Combined

    Barbie has not been messing around during Toy Fair lately. A couple years ago, Mattel showed off the Hello Barbie doll, which had natural voice recognition, and last year Barbie got her own voice-activated smart house. She’s no less tech savvy this year — she’s now going holographic. Hologram Barbie isn’t actually a doll — the toy itself […]

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    Dancing Beauty and the Beast Belle Doll Teaches Kids How to Code

    In the upcoming live-action Beauty and the Beast (you may have heard of it), one major change is that Belle is the inventor in the family instead of her father. Hasbro must have taken some inspiration from that, because their new Belle doll is pretty into hard sciences herself. The company is introducing the Dance Code […]