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Toy reviews

Nerf Laser Ops Pro Alphapoint

What is the Nerf Laser Ops Pro AlphaPoint? The Nerf Laser Ops Pro AlphaPoint is an oddity: a Nerf gun that doesn’t shoot foam projectiles. Instead, it switches the darts

LEGO Movie 2

What are the LEGO Movie 2 Sets? The LEGO Movie 2 might have been great fun, but true entertainment is getting your hands on the characters, sets and vehicles to

Anki Vector Review

Anki Vector – Robot butler at your service Remember Anki Cozmo from 2017? That adorable little robot was Amazon’s best-selling toy that year, with his big personality and slew of

Harry Potter Kano Coding Kit Review

What is the Kano Harry Potter Coding Kit? Kano has made a name for itself with its innovative, Raspberry Pi-based coding kits, but with its latest set they might have

Sphero Bolt Review

What is the Bolt? You might know Sphero for its BB-8 and Lightning McQueen connected toys, but the company and its spherical robots also have a serious side. The Sphero

LEGO The Incredibles 2 Juniors Review

What is the LEGO The Incredibles 2 Juniors? Few films have been as anticipated as Disney Pixar’s The Incredibles 2. It was a long 14-year wait for the sequel to

Beasts of Balance Review

This weird hybrid game strikes a near-perfect balance What is Beasts of Balance? How do you even begin to describe Beasts of Balance? As the family board game that’s also

LEGO Creator Expert Roller Coaster Review

What is the LEGO Creator Expert Roller Coaster? Following the wonderful Carousel (No.10257) and Ferris Wheel (No.10247), we finally have a roller coaster to join the LEGO theme park. And

When in Rome Review

What is When in Rome? When in Rome is an Alexa-powered board game, not to be confused with the 2010 rom-com of the same name. Amazon’s Echo devices already offer

LEGO Star Wars Ultimate Collector Series Y-Wing review – the best LEGO set ever?

What is the LEGO Star Wars UCS Y-Wing? Full disclosure: the Y-Wing is my favourite vehicle in the whole Star Wars universe. And this is the best set that LEGO

LEGO Marvel Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition 76105 Review

What is the LEGO Hulkbuster: Ultron Edition? Thanks to the LEGO Batman Movie, DC’s superheroes have been bossing it in LEGO brick form recently. But now Marvel is fighting back.

Fog of Love Review

What is Fog of Love? Fog of Love describes itself as a ‘romantic comedy as a board game’, which isn’t too far from the truth. Just like your favourite Hugh