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Toy News

April 6, 2017

Car toy heaven: 10,000 Hot Wheels cars auctioned

For most of us, our obsession with cars began with that $2 model car from the local supermarket. More often than not, it was a Matchbox or Hot Wheels item. After all, you risked being ostracised by your friends if you went anywhere near anythin
April 5, 2017

Hasbro Studios earns Daytime Emmy Award Nomination for Outstanding Original Song 

Hasbro Studios has been recognised by the 44th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards show, with a nomination for Best Original Song for the theme song from movie special, My Little Pony Equestria Girls: Legend of Everfree. Legend of Everfree is the third instalment of the brand’s popular spin-off series. The nomination continues a stellar track record of success for Hasbro at the Daytime Emmy’s. In the past five years, Hasbro Studios’ produced TV series has won six awards and received 27 nominations. Daniel Ingram, the lyricist and composer behind Legend of Everfree, also received a nomination last year in the same category for his original song featured in season six of Discovery Family’s My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.
April 5, 2017

Coding Can Help Help Kids On The Autism Spectrum Think About Life

"As coding begins to seep into digital technologies curriculums across Australian schools, this transition can at times be seen to equate with raising a classroom of coders. Craig Smith, Deputy Principal of the Aspect Hunter's School for children on the Autism spectrum, wants us to take a few steps back. "Rather than thinking every kid will end up being an app developer one day, we're seeing it from the perspective that there are fundamental ways of addressing independent life skills and ways of thinking that coding is able to uniquely tap into," Smith told The Huffington Post Australia."
April 1, 2017

Kinder Joy | Maa Ka Pyaar Bhaara Keep It Up campaign focusing on parenthood 

Find out how a mother rewards her children for their unique discoveries.
March 29, 2017

Bata India Back to School Free watch Offer

Here is your chance to Win a free watch with exclusive Back to School Collection of BATA India
March 27, 2017

Mattel plans to make movies based on its Barbie, Hot Wheels toys

Mattel is looking to the movies.
March 27, 2017

Flinto Champs Video Challenge Contest – Flintobox

Are you a Flintobox customer? Has your child or a child you know used Flintobox? Well, here’s an excellent chance to showcase your child’s Flintobox creations for the entire world to see! All you need to do is take a video of your child showcasing his/her Flintobox creations and share it with us — and we’ll celebrate your child’s accomplishments with Flintobox! Here is chance to win a free Flintobox Want to be a part of this? Here’s what you need to do: 1) Take out your phone and shoot a video in Landscape Mode [____] like the image below — Where your child showcases his/her Flintobox creations and activities — And explains what he/she learnt from them (for younger kids, parents can explain along with the child) Please Note: Video entries that merely capture the child playing and engaging with the activity will not be valid. Want a video for reference? Take a look at Saesha showcasing her Flinto creations! 2) Post the video as a comment in this Facebook post 3) Tag 5 friends in the comment 4) First 30 entries that follow all the above points, will win 1 free Flintobox each! 5) Winners of February Flintobox...
March 27, 2017

See the Adorable Video of Madonna’s Twins Playing with Their Very First Barbie Dolls

"Pikachu is left in the dust!" Madonna captioned a video of twin daughters Esther and Stella with their first Barbies
March 26, 2017

Parent Alert : How this 3-year-old got stuck inside a toy claw machine 

Irish dad Damien Murphy only turned away for a few seconds at a children's play centre. Moments later, he found his three-year-old son, Jamie, inside a toy machine.
March 23, 2017

Top 15 STEM Toys for 2017 : NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC

As parents we many times feel overwhelmed with all the advertisements and options for buying young kids the best presents. How can you find something that will be fun for kids, while helping them g…