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HOT WHEELS Car Maker Playset main
HOT WHEELS Car Maker Playset main
HOT WHEELS Car Maker Playset main

Mattel Hot Wheels Car Maker Playset Review

M
attel’s Hot Wheels has been, and continues to be a successful toy franchise of cars and accessories that most little boys enjoy playing with. But to attain the status of a “big boy” toy, Hot...
 
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back to the future hoverboard
back to the future hoverboard
back to the future hoverboard

“Back to the Future” Hoverboard Available for Pre Order

For those who missed out on ordering the Back to the Future Hoverboard replica earlier this year, MattyCollector.com is providing you another chance to get your hands on the replica prop that's the 1:1 scale model and fully san...

 
Clothing
 
Necomimi Cat Ears
Necomimi Cat Ears
Necomimi Cat Ears

Necomimi Cat Ears Monitor Your Brain, Wiggle and Move When You’re Excited Like a Cat (video)

Up until this point we took all those brain controlled games with a grain of salt.  First, it was the Mattel Mindflex, which apparently will work with or without a user, and then there was the Star Wars Force Trainer.  But thos...
 
Toys
 
mattel ghostbuster ghost trap
mattel ghostbuster ghost trap
mattel ghostbuster ghost trap

Mattel “Ghostbusters” Exclusive Prop Replica Ghost Trap (video)

Needless to say, the "Ghostbuster" movie series ended sometime ago.  And while the "black guy" was no where to be found on the cover of the second installment, Mattel has made sure to include the utmost of detail in the Ghostbu...

 
Offbeat
 
Monster Hot Wheels Track
Monster Hot Wheels Track
Monster Hot Wheels Track

2,000 Foot Hot Wheels Track (video)

[GR]BzTRTQkmHpU[/GR] It must be nice to be unemployed ? Why, because we'd sit at home and make ridiculously useless, yet super fun things such as this monster Hot Wheels track. One Hot Wheel car travels over 2000 feet of track ...
 
Toys
 
Hotwheel Loop Advert
Hotwheel Loop Advert
Hotwheel Loop Advert

Hot Wheel Retrofits A Loopty-Loop To Your Local Off Ramp (video)

Mattel ain't no stranger to awesome advertising. This advert, though, easily takes the cake. While an explanation isn't needed, it might be worth noting that you can't actually drive around the loop. However they did install tw...

 
Toys
 
Hot Wheels Video Racer
Hot Wheels Video Racer
Hot Wheels Video Racer

Hot Wheels Video Racer Toy Car Revs Things Up With Blackbox Recorder For Kids (video)

Hot damn Hot Wheels.  Mattel is stuffing a video camera inside the the toy cars that have long stood the test of time, but haven't seen a significant update since the product's inception. Inside the tiny car is a front facing c...
 
Gaming
 
Angry Birds Board Game
Angry Birds Board Game
Angry Birds Board Game

Mattel Gets Greedy With Angry Birds Real Life Game

Mattel is throwing its weight around with a totally unnecessary and hopefully ill-fated Angry Birds plastic play-set that follows the playing model of the computer game – launching birds at a makeshift pig fortress. But what's ...

 
Gaming
 

Mattel Mindflex Game Now Available For Preorder (video) (update)

Update: Mattel has announced the Radica Mindflex Dual game. At CES 2009 we had the opportunity to stop by the Mattel booth and checkout the hyped Mindflex game.  Jeff gave it a whirl while I grabbed video of him making funny co...
 
CES 2009
 
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mattel-mindflex-04
mattel-mindflex-04

CES: Mattel MindFlex Hands On (video) (update)

Update: Mattel has announced the Radica Mindflex Dual game The Mindflex from Mattel is one of those toys every adult wants to try. The included headset reads your brain waves and based on your cognitive power it either increase...

 
CES 2009
 
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mattel-barbie-b-nail-printer2-2
mattel-barbie-b-nail-printer2-2

CES: Mattel Barbie B-Nail Printer Hands On (video)

What is it: The Mattel Barbie B-Nail Printer is just like a regular inkjet printer only it prints images directly onto a fingernail. To keep the print in place a nonproprietary gloss (any nail gloss) must be applied. [GR]cpgVF_...
 
Toys
 
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mind-flex
mind-flex

Mattel’s Mind Flex Game Removes The Game Pad In Favor Of Brain Scanning

The days of mind control are upon us, albeit in games.  Mattel's latest, the Mind Flex game, tests a user's concentration by challenging them to place a ball through a number of hoops.  Sounds simple, right?  Actually, there is...