UNO Hot Wheels | Source: Mattel/The Toy Book

Some iconic Mattel Games are racing into the die-cast aisle as part of a new Mini Collection in the Hot Wheels mainline assortment.

The 2021 Mattel Games collection wraps an assortment of five Hot Wheels cars in special deco to honor classic games from the Mattel portfolio, including UNO, Magic 8 Ball, and Pictionary. In true Hot Wheels style, there are variants that kids and collectors will be chasing in the year ahead.

Source: Mattel/The Toy Book

2021 Hot Wheels Mattel Games Mini Collection

  • ’32 Ford: UNO
  • Rodger Dodger: Magic 8 Ball
  • Zombot: Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots (Red)
  • ’55 Chevy Bel Air Gasser: Gas Out/Guster
  • ’10 Pro Stock Camaro: Pictionary
Hot Wheels Mattel Games Variants | Source: Mattel/The Toy Book

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  • ’32 Ford: UNO Target Red Edition
  • ’32 Ford: DOS
  • Rodger Dodger: Magic 8 Ball Super Treasure Hunt
  • Zombot: Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots (Blue)

The Mattel Games Mini Collection is rolling out now at major retailers across the U.S. Word on the street is that the Magic 8 Ball car can be found with a variety of special messages on its bottom, just like the real Magic 8 Ball.

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James Zahn

James Zahn

James Zahn, AKA The Rock Father, is Editor-in-Chief of The Toy Book, a Senior Editor at The Toy Insider and The Pop Insider, and Editor of The Toy Report, The Toy Book‘s weekly industry newsletter. As a pop culture and toy industry expert, Zahn has appeared as a panelist and guest at events including Comic-Con International: San Diego (SDCC) Wizard World Chicago, and the ASTRA Marketplace & Academy. Zahn has more than 30 years of experience in the entertainment, retail, and publishing industries, and is frequently called upon to offer expert commentary for publications such as Forbes, Marketwatch, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, USA Today, Reuters, the Washington Post, and more. James has appeared on History Channel’s Modern Marvels, was interviewed by Larry King and Anderson Cooper, and has been seen on Yahoo! Finance, CNN, CNBC, FOX Business, NBC, ABC, CBS, WGN, The CW, and more. Zahn joined the Adventure Media & Events family in 2016, initially serving as a member of the Parent Advisory Board after penning articles for the Netflix Stream Team, Fandango Family, PBS KIDS, Sprout Parents (now Universal Kids), PopSugar, and Chicago Parent. He eventually joined the company full time as a Senior Editor and moved up the ranks to Deputy Editor and Editor-in-Chief.