The system will include the main console, Joy-Con (L) and Joy-Con (R) controllers, a Joy-Con grip (to which two Joy-Con are attached and used as one controller), a set of Joy-Con wrist straps, a Nintendo Switch dock (which holds the main console and connects it to a TV), an HDMI cable, and an AC adapter. Two versions of the system will be released: a version with a set of gray Joy-Con, and a version with one neon blue and one neon red Joy-Con.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and TT Games released the first trailer for Lego City Undercover. The video game features Chase McCain, a police officer who goes undercover and dons multiple disguises to hunt down the notorious and recently escaped criminal, Rex Fury, to put an end to his city-wide crime wave. [Read more...]
The first four puzzles in the line include North American animals in forest scenes, as well as cabin and fishing scenes. The new puzzles will be on display at the North American International Toy Fair in New York City next month, with anticipated retail availability this spring.
Zoofy International LLC partnered with Accessory Innovations (AI) for the AI-created Emojination brand. The agreement grants Zoofy rights to manufacture Emojination-branded inflatable play structures for worldwide distribution. The first products will be introduced at the North American International Toy Fair in New York City this month.
The Curly Petz 45-day Kickstarter campaign will launch on Jan. 17, National Kid Inventors’ Day. Invented by Tana and Myla Zapf, the creation won first place at the annual San Diego Inventor’s Forum Contest. The duo secured patents in the U.S. and the European Union for their stuffed animal invention. [Read more...]
American Girl debuted Gabriela McBride, the company’s new 2017 Girl of the Year. Gabriela uses the power of poetry to help her break down barriers and overcome a personal challenge with stuttering.
The 18-inch Gabriela doll features dark-brown hair and brown eyes, an exclusive outfit that reflects her creative side, and a book chronicling her story. She also comes with several performance-inspired outfits and accessories, including a dance barre, rehearsal and dance outfits, plus pretend headphones and a microphone. Additional Gabriela products and books will be available starting in the spring, and—for the first time—the new Girl of the Year collection will be available for more than a full 12 months. [Read more...]