Hubelino Marble Run Review


As soon as the Marble Run arrived my children were über excited. Well they always are when nice people send us toys to check out and write reviews. With this Hubelino Marble Run though they were extra excited, you see in our house building toys rule supreme and we also love marble runs. So it was […]

Review: BOOMco Rapid Madness Blaster

BOOMco Rapid Madness Blaster in action

BOOMco Rapid Madness: this new blaster is one of those toys that you spend more time picking up the bits than you do actually firing the thing… It is SO worth it though! This new style battery free blaster from Mattel is incredibly satisfying to fire. Review: BOOMco Rapid Madness Blaster Firstly I have to […]

Bop It! Tetris Review – Addictive – And Its That Tune Again!


Today our nice postman brought us a wodge of nice early Christmas Presents from those lovely people at Argos. One of the nice toys they sent was the new Bop It! Tetris, the 2013 version of the very popular Bop It! range of toys that have been frustrating (and entertaining) people since 1996. It was re-launched […]

Imaginext Batcave Review – the New 2013 Version


When we were asked if we would like to write an Imaginext Batcave Review for Asda Direct we grabbed our costumes and shone the bat alert into the sky…. ok we just waited patiently for the postman! One cold November day, there was a knock at the door, I got up to see who it […]

2013 Dream Toys Granny Knows Best Top 13 Toys


I’ve already highlighted the toy Eleven Dream Toys for Christmas 2013, but that’s not the whole story my toy loving friends… oh no. The Toy Retailers Association not only choose the top Eleven Toys of the year they choose the their top fifty. In a move away from their traditional way of organising the top […]

2013 Dream Toys Top Eleven Toys For Christmas!

The Dream Toys 2013 Top Ten

2013 Dream Toys Time! It’s that most excellent time of year again when the Toy Retailers Association released the toy boffins who have been cooped up all year-long. These people spend their lives playing with all of the toys that are released and I mean ALL of them. They are allowed a basic ration of […]

Five Flavours of the Playmobil Christmas Calendar In 2013

Playmobil Advent Calendar 2013 Boxes

Playmobil is a brand I’ve always had a lot of respect for. So I thought it was about time I gave them some love and took a look at their five new flavours of Playmobil Christmas Calendar for 2013. Now I have to point out that only two of these five Playmobil Calendars are actually […]