Toy Reviews

August, 2014

  • 16 August

    Drivers, Roll Out.

    We’ve just in recovery mode after a brief head-in-hands stage, the discovery of this head-slappingly simplistic solution to the age old issue of restrictive options with track layouts for car role play fanatics is right here, Road on a Roll. Designed by dad Baz Jennings. this graphic designer was frustrated …

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  • 14 August

    You’ve got Toymail

    Keeping in touch with the kids as you work those 16 hour/ 7 day a week shift patterns as you try and get your new business off the ground, or are somehow unfortunate enough to be working for some company whose ethics are based on Victorian values, can be tricky. They might, after a short time forget your voice, perhaps not let you in your own home when you’ve forgotten your keys, refer to you always in third person tense - What is to be done?

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July, 2014

  • 30 July

    Xmas in July – The Digital

    The first Digital Xmas in July was delivered last night, whilst journalists slept santas helper snuck around their offices and left many of them gifts as they'd been good boys and girls.

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  • 29 July

    Technic’s latest set – A stunning Swede

    The Scandic nation just keeps on giving and now, their construction equipment brand, famous the globe over, has teamed up with its neighbouring brick maker to bring us this epic Technic set

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  • 17 July

    Accentuate arrives, time to try your regional ranting

    The latest addition to the growing “badult” games sector is this accent based card game that has the potential to utterly humiliate you amongst friends or indeed show off your mimicking skills to the max. Played in teams of two or more you’ll pick a quotation card and read it …

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  • 17 July

    Capital gets the Top Trump treatment

      As the globes most iconic city, the official number one tourist destination in the Universe it is only right it should have a Top Trump set dedicated to its landmarks. Grab yourself a set of these new cards, think of it as a pocket tour guide and whip them …

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June, 2014

May, 2014

  • 26 May

    Arctic conditions in LEGO City

    Launched this week at the National Geographic Store in central London a group of lucky kids joined brand ambassador, the record-breaking explorer Ben Saunders who himself is immortalised in the range with an axe-weilding minifigure of himself

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  • 10 May

    Leapfrog LeapBand – Learning in Motion

    So Leapfrog, purveyors of top-notch tablet style edutainment tablets, have stuck their own piece of kit into the burgeoning “activity band” category.

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March, 2014

February, 2014