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Harry Potter cloak anyone?

 In partnership with Warner Bros Consumer Products Wow! Stuff have launched this garment to make it look like anyone or anything has disappeared right before your eyes! Put on this Invisibility Cloak and relive those early Harry Potter Moments. Available in July, this Cloak Illusion Costume need the app, …

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Board games get a boost from Unicorn Games

The Explorers created by Unicorn Games, part of The Electric Factory’s Incubator Rabbit, is a board game that combines both traditional and augmented reality dynamics. Being a bridge between digital and physical worlds. Unicorn Games took what’s best about board games: sitting around the table, the fun of game time, …

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Immersive playscape from Novalia enjoys CES outing

Touchscapes, by Novalia is an immersive playscape that augments your child’s imagination with natural sound and the power of voice technologies. Players can customise their gaming environment Novalia’s PlayShapes, select your sounds and watch your Child Touch the Hotspots to bring their world to life, with guided play and educational …

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Interactive Media Player Birde flies to CES 2019

Birde is the world’s first smart media player specifically designed for preschool aged children allowing children to independently play audiobooks, music and video content safely.   Birde is made up of three key elements – the blue or purple speaker console, hexagonal shaped Birde content Seeds (music, video or audiobooks) …

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NERF Fortnite Blasters announced

Nerf Fortnite SP-L

In partnership with Epic Games Hasbro have unveiled their new Fortnite NERF line-up. Inspired by blasters in the game, the line includes the Nerf Elite Fortnite SP-L and AR-L, as well as a couple of microshots including mini versions of the TS, RL, and LLAMA. Play out Battle Royale now …

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LEGO launches new way to play with AR infused Hidden Side

The idea behind this augmented reality-enhanced LEGO play is to turn a haunted world back to normal, one ghost at a time. The Danish outfit are being very vocal about this being the first AR play to fully and seamlessly integrate augmented reality with physical construction leading to interactive play. …

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Mekamon – The AR infused robot you want

 MekaMon, by Reach Robotics, the creators of the world’s first AR gaming robot, have announced the upcoming launch of a dedicated education app. Reach Robotics, the creators of the world’s first AR gaming robot, have announced the upcoming launch of a dedicated education app. Operating alongside the existing MekaMon …

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Cupid would’ve loved CAH – Valentines day alternative plays

I heart You x

Skip surrounding yourself with doting diners and the dull choice of dinner out this Valentines day – It’s an amateur move anyway. Stay in, grab a bottle of something, select a decent home-delivery food option, cosy up, uncork and enjoy one of these games aimed at two: Love Letters – …

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UK start-up smashes it at CES and Nuremberg

  British startup SwapBots, the collectible, customisable toys and game that come to life through augmented reality. The collectible toys use augmented reality to create a spectacular, interactive video game world around a physical toy. By swapping pieces of the SwapBots, the player can influence in-game attributes. The toy is …

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Molecules to Man – Darwin is Da’ Man

Darwin

Born this day in 1809 he wan;t the first to reckon we humans had “evolved” from lesser species, he was the man who made it controversial to say so, heck, even the Greeks had some semblance of the evolutionary process. Hats off to the chap who was ridiculed for his …

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