12 to 15 Years
Toys best suited for 12 to 15 year old children.
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I’ll never understand why toy companies launch a toy in January, missing the biggest toy buying opportunity on the planet. But that’s the case with what would be the perfect stocking stuffers for any LEGO fan …. LEGO Collectible Series 9 will be here in January 2013. Let’s break it down …
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With Holiday season upon us, it’s time to take a look at the popular gifts that kids want this Christmas. And we normally start at the babies and work our way to the teens, but we’re going the other way this time and starting with the hot gifts that teens are looking at this year.
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“Somehow the killing of this giant spider, all alone by himself in the dark . . . made a great difference to Mr. Baggins. He felt a different person, and much fiercer and bolder in spite of an empty stomach, as he wiped his sword on the grass and put it back into its sheath. ‘I will give you a name,’ he said to it, ‘and I shall call you Sting.’ ” – The Hobbit, JRR Tolkein
Hobbit toys are coming in time for the holidays (and the release of the first chapter of the epic JRR Tolkein novel and Peter Jackson Saga) and they’re looking way cool, including Sting, Bilbo Baggin’s elvin sword of choice.
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Toys R Us has seen trends in toys that will shape their holiday sales strategy for 2012. The trends show customers wanting to buy toys like kid-friendly tablets, “retro” toys from the ’80s, and toys with fun light-up features.
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CTA Digital has launched a series of inflatable race car cars that double as a platform for playing games on the iPad. The Inflatable Cars for iPad will feature a series of three characters from Nickelodeon TV shows like Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob Squarepants, and the return of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!
Continue reading » This could be the coolest iPad Video Game Accessory EVER
Oh man, my boy is going to be completely psyched! LEGO has releasing several assembly sets based on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! And look at the image above and tell me that those aren’t some of the coolest pizza loving minifigures you’ve ever seen? Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael, and Donatello. Plus, there’s Master Splinter, Shredder and the Foot. It’s a great starting set!
Continue reading » Lego brings Teenage Mutal Ninja Turtles to the BrickHouse
Well it looks like Michael Bay is going forward with yet another 2 hour music video/commercial for Hasbro so that the toy maker can make more toys. Only this time, the plan is to dump all the classic characters we’ve come to know and love so that they can make different toys so you’ll buy them.
Continue reading » Transformers 4 To Have New Characters to Sell Toys
FStoppers has a cool lineup of shots of the 2012 Fashion Line of Barbie Dolls. Shot like GQ Magazine, the images are stunningly professional in look and compositions. And they bring Barbie to life.
Continue reading » Check out these images of the 2012 Barbie Fashion Line
Some of my favorite Star Wars novels are the Rogue Squadron series which focuses entirely on a rag tag X-Wing squadron for the New Republic that’s commanded by your favorite wingman, Wedge. It’s all about dogfights and the life as an X-Wing pilot (although they also fly stolen TIE fighters to boot). Now I can live the fantasy with this cool X-Wing Miniatures Game.
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The one way that NASA can get kids excited about space again is to get every toy maker excited about space toys. That’s why I’m stoked that Mattel is putting out a Hot Wheels version of the Mars Curiosity Rover.
Continue reading » Hot Wheels Gets Curious About Mars