New FurReal Munchin’ Rex Dinosaur, Ricky Trick-Lovin’ Pup, Rock-a-too Show Bird (New York Toy Fair)

At New York Toy Fair we enjoyed the Furreal toys, PJ Masks and LEGO sets last year. We’re heading back to New York Toy Fair 2018 and have a look at the new Furreal Pets from Hasbro.

There are three new pets:

– FURREAL RICKY, THE TRICK-LOVIN’ PUP Pet
– FURREAL ROCK-A-TOO, THE SHOW BIRD Pet
– FURREAL MUNCHIN’ REX Pet

Here’s the official blurb:
FURREAL RICKY, THE TRICK-LOVIN’ PUP Pet
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $129.99/Available: Fall 2018)
FURREAL RICKY, THE TRICK-LOVIN’ PUP is the ultimate BFF companion for kids who will have a blast showing off his cool tricks to family and friends. Kids can help this clever pup to do fun tricks, from flipping his bone, to shaking “paws”, and even shuffling eagerly for more! Feed him treats to reward him for his tricks, or pet his back for a job well done, but be careful…he might need a bathroom break! This adorable pup responds to sound and touch with 100+ sound and motion combinations, and features sensors on his cheeks, nose, mouth, paw and back making interactions with this talented pup awesome! After a day full of fun, FURREAL RICKY, THE TRICK-LOVIN’ PUP pet loves to cuddle and give great doggie licks. His poseable legs make him the perfect pup for endless snuggles! RICKY, THE TRICK-LOVIN’ PUP pet includes a bone accessory, 18 treats, and a treat pouch. Requires four” C” batteries, not included. Available at most major toy retailers nationwide and on HasbroToyShop.com.

FURREAL ROCK-A-TOO, THE SHOW BIRD Pet
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $79.99/Available: Fall 2018)
Meet the ultimate rockster, FURREAL ROCK-A-TOO, THE SHOW BIRD pet! Sing and dance along with him on any of his show-stopping routines and become the ultimate show duo! ROCK-A-TOO can repeat your own phrases in his voice and even incorporate them musically into songs – just press his beak to record! Get ready to laugh when you’re not singing, because ROCK-A-TOO also loves to share jokes and funny imitations! FURREAL ROCK-A-TOO, THE SHOW BIRD pet has over 50 sound and motion combinations and responds to sound, light and touch, with sensors on his left cheek, beak and chest. With head, frill, mouth, body and wing movements, this ultimate rockster will delight with every performance! Requires four “AA” batteries, demo batteries included. Available in the US, only at Target.

FURREAL MUNCHIN’ REX Pet
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $49.99/Available: Fall 2018)
Meet FURREAL MUNCHIN REX pet, the ultimate snackasaur that loves to have fun at treat-time! This funny baby dino will hop and beg to get your attention when he’s excited or ready to eat! Kids can feed him his broccoli or caveman cookie treats and discover all the funny things he does in return. Depending on his mood, he may munch on his treats or make spitting sounds while he plays with his food! FURREAL MUNCHIN’ REX loves his bottle too – feed him and he might slurp, burp, and more! If he’s feeling full, he’ll roar or coo happily if you pet his head. FURREAL MUNCHIN’ REX pet responds to sound and touch, and with over 35 sound and motion combinations, kids will have fun playing with their new ultimate foodie baby dino! The FURREAL MUNCHIN’ REX pet includes two dino treats and bottle accessory. Requires four “AA” batteries, demo batteries included. Available at most major toy retailers nationwide and on HasbroToyShop.com.

PJ Masks Unseen Games Collection (Disney Junior)

A new PJ Masks game (Disney Junior show) like PJ Masks Moonlight Heroes, PJ Masks Super City Run, PJ Masks How to be a Hero and PJ Masks Hero Training.

In this PJ Masks Episode we have a brand new PJ Masks game that’s not out on the iPad or iPhone yet. But we had a go on it on the Leappad. It has a whole load of levels to play:
– Catboys Street Run
– Gekko’s Wall Crawl
– Owlette’s City Soaring
– Owlette and the Mini-bots
– See and Stop with Owlette
– Gekko and the Super Sized Books
– Super Sorting with Catboy
– The Picture Player

Type: Learning Game
Curriculum: Numbers
Works With: LeapFrog Epic Academy Edition, LeapPad Ultimate, LeapFrog Epic, LeapPad Platinum, LeapPad Ultra, LeapPad3, LeapPad2

PJ Masks NEW! Turbo Blast and Hero Boost Toys (Disney Junior)

We had a whole load of new PJ Masks toys, from the PJ Masks Disney Junior show, sent to review. But Catboy Ollie pestered too much for Christmas so we set up a fake Christmas PJ Masks toy surprise. We fooled him it was Christmas day, with some amazing PJ Masks toys:

– Turbo Blast Racers – Cat-Car
– Turbo Blast Racers – Owl Glider
– Turbo Blast Racers – Gekko Mobile

– Die Cast Track Set Jump

– Hero Boost Gekko Set
– Hero Boost Owlette Set
– Hero Boost Cat-BoySet

– Hero Boost Cat Car
– Hero Boost Gekko Mobile

The toys were provided by Just Play. We really enjoyed how the Hero Boost figures have new metal masks and special powers. We also lover the new vehicles like the Turbo Blast Cat Car and the Hero Boost Gekko Mobile.

Finally we had the Gekko, Owlette and Cat Boy Amulets that light up with sounds and bright flashing beacons for the other PJ Masks.

MeccaSpider Xbox Thief — But Gets Trapped with Nintendo Switch Bate

The MeccaSpider lands in the garden and sneaks into the house while Ollie is playing Robolox Total War on the Xbox. MeccaSpider steals and hides the Xbox controller.

Ollie manages to set a trap for the MeccaSpider using a basket and a Nintendo Switch controller. Finally the MeccaSpider gets it’s just deserts and Ollie gets the Xbox controller back.

“Completely unique, this 18” x 16” x 7.5” hi-tech spider is made from space-age materials and is controlled via its buttons or with the free app. Draw on concepts used in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math to successfully build it. Then, program the MeccaSpider to customize its behaviour. ”

“It also comes with built-in games to keep you and your friends entertained. Play a round of spider-roulette and see who gets sprayed first! ”

Video supported by Spin Master including access to the MeccaSpider toys.

LEGO AR-Studio – Day 1: Ninjago Gold Brick Hunt

This is out sneak peek at the brand new LEGO Video-Game that uses ARKit to create an AR hunt for Gold LEGO Bricks.

This takes games like LEGO Worlds, LEGO Marvel, LEGO Dimensions and puts them in the real world, in real life (IRL).

The app will be out soon in the app store and will include the following LEGO packs:
LEGO City Police Station – 60047
LEGO City Train Set – 60052
LEGO City Fire Station – 60110
LEGO Ninjago The Green NRG Dragon – 70593
LEGO Ninjago Movie – Cole’s Mech – 70632
LEGO Ninjago Movie – Destiny’s Bounty – 70618

If you report on this video please include a link or embed and let us know on twitter @FamilyGamerTV so we can share too.

PS4 Family Black Friday Tips

We take a look ahead at Black Friday and what you might want to be on the look out for in the world of PlayStation. It pays to do some research ahead of time so you know which products will work for your family. Also identifying the essentials and the non-essentials.

Key areas to consider and covered in the video:

– PlayStation vs PlayStation Pro
– Peripherals
– Official Controllers
– Mini Controllers
– Headsets
– Vouchers
– PlayStation Plus

The video was created in partnership with PlayStation including access to games and hardware.

PJ Masks iPad Transform into Gekko, Owlette, Catboy (Disney Junior)

Disney Junior show PJ Masks Episodes just released a big new version 2 of the PJ Masks iPad games that has new challenges:

– Owlette Wings
– Gekko Tug of War
– Catboy City Hunt

It also has new Filters and Masks that transform you into PJ Masks Owlette, Gekko and Catboy.

It’s all in the new Version of the PJ Masks Time to be a Hero game. Like the Moonlight Heroes and the Super City Run games this is a great one to play at home or out and about.

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/pj-masks-time-to-be-a-hero/id1252678614?mt=8

PJ Masks (Disney Junior) NEW! Games – Owlette City Soaring, Catboy Super Sorting

A new PJ Masks educational game to learn colors, numbers, counting, order, sorting, school skills, pre-school skills, kindergarten. The Disney Junior show PJ Masks is in this episode where we look at a PJ Masks iPad style game for the LeapPad Ultimate.

It’s a great PJ Masks game because it teaches things and it has all the PJ Masks characters. Owlette, Catboy, Gekko, Romeo, Lunar Girl, Night Ninja.

– Catboys Street Run
– Gekko’s Wall Crawl
– Owlette’s City Soaring
– Owlette and the Mini-bots
– See and Stop with Owlette
– Gekko and the Super Sized Books
– Super Sorting with Catboy
– The Picture Player

Type: Learning Game
Curriculum: Numbers
Works With: LeapFrog Epic Academy Edition, LeapPad Ultimate, LeapFrog Epic, LeapPad Platinum, LeapPad Ultra, LeapPad3, LeapPad2

PJ Masks Magic Talking Book – Foil Romeo’s Robot Plan!

New PJ Masks Tablet game. But this isn’t a PJ Masks iPad Game, it’s for the LeapStart / LeapFrog Tablet (not iPhone, iPad or iOS or Android). This Disney Junior PJ Masks Episodes we look at a new PJ Masks Game. It’s the PJ Masks Toy from LeapFrog that’s a LeapStart system and the Moonlight Heroes PJ Masks Maths, Counting and Colors teacher.
The book offers loads of new PJ Masks stories, PJ Masks games, PJ Masks surprises. It works on the page but you hear the sounds In Real Life IRL.
Best of all you only need a couple of batteries to get going. We had a lot of fun with the LeapStart PJ Masks game.