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Boing Boing Gift Guide 2017

GIFT GUIDE 2017Here's this year's complete Boing Boing Gift Guide: dozens of great ideas for stocking stuffers, brain-hammers, mind-expanders, terrible toys, badass books and more. Where available, we
The Most Absurd Transformers Crossover Ever, and More Toys We're Thankful for This Week

The Most Absurd Transformers Crossover Ever, and More Toys We're Thankful for This Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's weekly roundup of the coolest toys we’ll inevitably be spending all our hard earned money on by next Black Friday. We’ve got adorable Lego Justice League members,
The Most Absurd Transformers Crossover Ever, and More Toys We're Thankful for This Week

The Most Absurd Transformers Crossover Ever, and More Toys We're Thankful for This Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's weekly roundup of the coolest toys we’ll inevitably be spending all our hard earned money on by next Black Friday. We’ve got adorable Lego Justice League members,
Kneel In the Presence of Barbie Gal Gadot and Chris Pine  (Plus More Black Friday Toy Deals)

Kneel In the Presence of Barbie Gal Gadot and Chris Pine  (Plus More Black Friday Toy Deals)

It’s time to cross all of the kids off your holiday shopping list, as Amazon’s marked down dozens of popular toys for Black Friday. You can find all of the deals here, and I might just get the
Gifts Your Parents Would Never Buy the Ten-Year-Old You

Gifts Your Parents Would Never Buy the Ten-Year-Old You

Every kid knows the best way to get almost every item on your Christmas list is to include one outlandish, obscenely-expensive item your parents will never go for. Out of guilt, they’ll happily
Dominate Your Next Office Nerf War With These Discounted Blasters

Dominate Your Next Office Nerf War With These Discounted Blasters

There’s never a bad time to buy Nerf guns, but Black Friday just happens to be a particularly good time to buy them. Everything you see below is on sale, so arm yourself, comrades. Read more...
The kids’ Christmas gifts are covered with 40% off Barbie, Hot Wheels, and more

The kids’ Christmas gifts are covered with 40% off Barbie, Hot Wheels, and more

No need to brave the stores. The post The kids’ Christmas gifts are covered with 40% off Barbie, Hot Wheels, and more appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Holiday Gift Guides 2017: Kids + Pets: Toys and treasures for your favorite small creatures, be they human or other

Holiday Gift Guides 2017: Kids + Pets: Toys and treasures for your favorite small creatures, be they human or other

The cliche is true; good things do come in small packages. While we hate to lump them together—but also find it funny—some of our favorite small ones happen to fall in the children and pets
Make Your Own Droid, No Bad Motivator, With This littleBits Set

Make Your Own Droid, No Bad Motivator, With This littleBits Set

While you may mess up a critical plot point of an epic franchise, you can pick up this droid littleBits set and make your own R2 unit the way you want. These sets are basically like if LEGO and K’nex
Make Your Own Droid, No Bad Motivator, With This littleBits Set

Make Your Own Droid, No Bad Motivator, With This littleBits Set

While you may mess up a critical plot point of an epic franchise, you can pick up this droid littleBits set and make your own R2 unit the way you want. These sets are basically like if LEGO and K’nex
This invention kit is on sale and can turn almost anything into a touchpad or video game controller

This invention kit is on sale and can turn almost anything into a touchpad or video game controller

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Have you ever seen the experiment that uses an orange to conduct electricity and think "man, I
Street Fighter Transformers? Why The Hell Not

Street Fighter Transformers? Why The Hell Not

Shoryuken! Hadouken! Spinning Bird Kick! Psycho Crusher! Now transform into a car! Due out in Japan in May, Transformers X Street Fighter II figures turn four existing transforming robots into
Buy: Fire Captain Rocking Toy

Buy: Fire Captain Rocking Toy

Forever a staple in children's rooms (or playrooms), a rocking toy encourage imagination and physical activity. With Rosenberry Rooms' high-end (but not obscenely priced) options, one finds bright
Buy: Clue 3D Luxury Edition

Buy: Clue 3D Luxury Edition

From WS Game Company, an offshoot of Hasbro tasked with stylish, contemporary upgrades to heritage games, comes a 3D version of the classic Clue. In fact, the game is a 3D-wood cabinet version of the
Buy: Jack Puzzle

Buy: Jack Puzzle

Designed by Hunter Craighill, the Jack Puzzle feels just at home in the hands of child as it does on the desk of someone working in a creative field. Crafted from brass, the game involves six notched
Mattel CEO is Looking For a Much Needed “Big Win” this Holiday Season

Mattel CEO is Looking For a Much Needed “Big Win” this Holiday Season

Margo Georgiadis needs the holidays to be a success for the iconic toy company
Steve Jobs Gets Immortalized With Incredibly Detailed Toy Figure

Steve Jobs Gets Immortalized With Incredibly Detailed Toy Figure

DAM Toys is paying homage to one of the most brilliant minds ever with this incredible figurine set of Steve Jobs. The 1/6-scale figures showcase the Apple Computers co-founder in his signature black
WATCH: Geeky Toy Store: Toy Tokyo

WATCH: Geeky Toy Store: Toy Tokyo

Christmastime is toy time, with the season exposing the very core of our obsession with shiny collections of geeky amusements and novelties in all colors, shapes, and sizes.
Quirky Cartoon Toys and Vases Carved from Wood by Yen Jui-Lin

Quirky Cartoon Toys and Vases Carved from Wood by Yen Jui-Lin

Taiwanese artist carves delightful cartoon-like figures from wood that are almost guaranteed to bring a smile to your face. Some of the pieces function as flower vases or key hooks, while many of the
Silly String Was Originally Designed to Be an Instant Spray-on Cast For Broken Bones

Silly String Was Originally Designed to Be an Instant Spray-on Cast For Broken Bones

Some of humanity’s greatest inventions were created by accident. Corn Flakes were originally meant to be a dough made from boiled wheat, Silly Putty was supposed to be an artificial rubber, and Silly