WINNER - Meccanoid G15 by Spin Master Corp.
When you build a Meccanoid G15™ Personal Robot, you’re building a friend. Built by you using 600+ pieces, the G15 is your 2-foot tall wisecracking best friend! With its amazing voice recognition capabilities and over a thousand pre-programmed phrases, comments and witty comebacks, it can tell jokes and play games!
MSRP: $179.99 | 10+ | www.meccano.com
Flipsies™ Sandy’s House & Ocean Cruiser by VTech
This 2-in-1 interactive house magically transforms into a luxury ocean cruiser, allowing Sandy to live out her dream of becoming a marine biologist. Place Sandy on one of the playset’s 8 MagicPoints and she’ll light up and respond with fun phrases unique to her own personality, or collect Sandy’s friends and they can interact by chatting together.
MSRP: $39.99 | 4+ | www.vtechkids.com
i-loom by Wooky Entertainment
Introducing the next generation of bracelet making. i-loom lets you turn your ideas into finished accessories using your iPad as a creative crafting home base. Follow step-by-step animated and schematic instructions, watch tutorials, make friendship bracelets, create and share your own i-Patterns with the i-loom App paired with the i-loom device.
MSRP: $39.99 | 8+ | i-loom.stylemeup.com
Laser Maze™ Jr. by ThinkFun, Inc.
Your Mission: Get the laser beam to the rocket so it can return to earth! Laser Maze Jr. uses real lasers and comes with 40 missions. Kids use their best science and logic know-how to place the satellite mirrors and guide the laser beam to the rocket for blast off.
MSRP: $29.99 | 6+ | www.thinkfun.com
Makey Makey Classic by JoyLabz
The Makey Makey is a invention kit that turns almost anything into touch pads for your computer, great creating your own art, music, and computer projects.
MSRP: $49.95 | 8+ | www.makeymakey.com
MiPosaur by WowWee
The MiPosaur is a highly intelligent robotic creature with an evolving intelligence and personality. It comes with an interactive TrackBall equipped with BeaconSense™ technology, when combined with the toy, will "kick" it around, "smell" it like food, use as a virtual leash, and more as well as change its moods depending on the various interactions
MSRP: $119.00 | 6+ | wowwee.com
Star Wars Science - Jedi Force Levitator by Uncle Milton Industries
Use real electrical charges to magically suspend and move objects in mid-air using an invisible, electrostatic force! Force push with the Jedi Training Rod. Force pull using just your hands! The Jedi Training Rod has a real, built-in static electricity generator that expands and levitates the floating targets. Master 3 different Force Deflectors.
MSRP: $24.99 | 6+ | starwarsscience.com