Dreaming of a nice Christmas with your tween? Here’s a list of hot, new toys and gadgets for your favorite little man that might just make this a dream come true!
Air Hogs Hawk-Eye Helicopter: Get a great “bird’s-eye view” when you fly your next undercover surveillance assignment! Launch your mission with the first ever indoor “camera copter” that captures videos and still photos while airborne! It takes hundreds of pictures and 5 minutes of video. Once you’ve finished your patrol, bring the aircraft back to home base and download the evidence to your computer. He’ll be flying high with this cool new gadget!
Capture the Flag by Nerf Dart Tag: It’s a sport and a toy! It has an electronic flag with three game modes and a motion-sensor alarm. Play “Seek & Disarm” by finding and disarming the flag without setting off the alarm or “Capture the Flag” to see who gets the flag and who gets tagged! The set includes 1 electronic flag, 2 “Stormfire” blasters, 6 Dart Tag darts, 2 scoring vests, 2 sets of Vision Gear eyewear and instructions.
LEGO City Police Headquarters: Station alert! Catch escaped prisoners and put ’em back in jail! Create your own “cops and robbers” scene by using your police headquarters, prison transport truck, car, motorcycle, 5 policemen, 2 prisoners and police dog. The set features tons of realistic details like trick walls, opening gates, spotlights, a command base tower, garage doors that open, prison cells with beds and handcuffs! Police HQ has rooms for interrogation, break room with water cooler, a desk with computer and satellite dish on the roof.
Star Wars Trouble Board Game: New twist on an old classic featuring the “Pop-o-Matic die-rolling bubble with authentic R2-D2 sounds!” Help Anakin Skywalker and C3PO in the race to save R2D2! You can zoom around the board at “galactic speed,” move out another “pawn” to help you, or bump your opponents back. May the force be with you as you get all four of your players to the FINISH area and win!
Spy Net “Secret Mission” Video Watch: Got an undercover top-secret mission to launch? Your secret agent can record the evidence he needs to complete the assignment! This ultimate spy device features a 1.4-inch color, flat-screen video camera and microphone that can record over 20 minutes of video, 2,000 photos or 4 hours of audio. You can upload and download video missions from SpyNetHQ.com.
Hexbug Nano Habitat Set: A new favorite at my house! These are crawling, spinning and flipping robotic “insects” that look like the real thing. “Their twitching, shuffling and tumbling over one another will fascinate kids for hours.” This Hexbug Nano Habitat Set contains 2 different “insects,” 10 snap-together pieces, including cool curved and straight bridges and 3 hex cells to create your own digs.
Phineas & Ferb Ride Again Nintendo DS Game: You can build cool, wild rides, race on an awesome skateboard and mine cart, complete cool tricks on your surfboard, and battle aliens in your spaceship! You will have to avoid obstacles and solve puzzles as Agent P to battle Dr. Doofenshmirtz and win a jet pack, X-ray goggles and more!
Nerf N Sports Flag Football: No belts? No kidding! Team up and game on with this awesome flag football set. Play 4-on-4 with 8 each “easy-clip” orange and red flags. This fantastic football has special “Weather Blitz” technology! It has a water-resistant surface, a super grip, amazing performance and outstanding durability in any weather conditions. Kick off Christmas with this fun, new game!
Wishing you the best Christmas ever with your tween! It truly is the best time of the year!