toy reviews 2013

Barbie Digital Makeover

We spend a lot of time reviewing and discussing technology and gadgets.  We also spend a great deal of time talking about toys and play.  Sometimes a product comes along that manages to merge technology and toys and come up with something truly fun and unique.  The Barbie Digital Makeover Mirror from Mattel is one click to continue...

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Flutterbye Flying Fairies

We just spent a few hours doing a whole video review of the Flutterbye Flying Fairies.  We are about to open up and write a full review of the Flutterbye Fairy.  However, if you are short on time, let me make this simple for you... If you have a girl who likes fairies, get them click to continue...

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Laser Maze

There are certain things that make anything better... for example, caramelized onions.  Slap some caramelized onions on anything and the awesomeness of the food goes up by 100%.  Yep, if you are making a list of top three things that make other things better you have to go with caramelized onions, sea salt and lasers click to continue...

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Monsters University Toxic Race Playset

There has been a void in my life and I am man enough to admit it.  For 12 years, 3 Olympics and 3 Presidential Elections I have been suffering from Mike and Sulley withdrawal.   Amazingly, Monsters Inc came out before my oldest son was born!  Well, I will have to wait until later tonight click to continue...

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Botti Bot Remote Controlled Pet

Here at Dad Does we are no strangers to remote control (RC) toys.  In addition to writing endless reviews of RC planes, cars and helicopters, we actually have an entire playlist on YouTube just for RC toys.  Okay, I just read that last statement and that is pretty sad, clearly we need to get a click to continue...

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6 Million Views for Dad Does on YouTube

In addition to being a Dad to two incredibly smart and wonderful kids, I am also a Dad to a lazy, useless cat named Cedric (pictured above).  Don't get me wrong, Cedric is fine - he sits there, you pat him and sometimes he licks himself in a funny way.  The problem is the Cat click to continue...

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Romo Robot

My smartphone may be smart, but it sure is lazy.  No matter how much I yell at Siri, I just can't get my iPhone to drive around the room and capture pictures and data.  Thankfully the nerds at Romotive have given birth to Romo, the Smartphone Robot.  Drop your iPhone or iPod in the Romo click to continue...

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Toy Fair 2013

We can't be stopped, we have gone toy crazy!  Toy Fair 2013 ended on 2/13/13, but our coverage of the top toys for 2013 may not end until well into 2014!  Last week we posted Part One of Our Top Toy Videos from Toy Fair 2013 and today we jump in with Part Two.  Before click to continue...

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ZombieBot by WowWee Toys (RoboZombie)

If you are looking for a toy for a 7-13 year old boy you could go for anything in the four core boy toy categories- A Blaster or Something That Shoots Anything A Remote Control toy Anything Robotic Any Zombie Toy Can't pick between the four categories?  Just go with the new ZombieBot form WowWee click to continue...

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Marshmallow Mazooka

Yesterday we launched our new Toy Fair 2013 inspired series - The "thing" yesterday was the Zing Legends Longbow.  The critical acclaim that followed has been nothing short of amazing.  If 8 year old boys had voting rights for the Oscars, we would be shoe ins for Best Action Movie Involving An Arrow (yes, yes click to continue...

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