Since the 1970s, the Nerf series of foam action toys has been one primarily designed for and suited to boys. They have been regularly treated to newer and bigger incarnations, and the series has been one of Hasbro’s most popular.
Up until recently, girls never received much attention from the series, and, as a result, never had much interest. That disinterest promises to be cured with the release of the Nerf Rebelle Blasters series, though.
The Transformers series, which is about a race of sentient machines that are able to transform into the shape of any vehicle they scan of comparable size and mass, has been one of the most popular sci-fi series of the last nearly-30 years. The series has spawned numerous cartoon shows, movies, video games, toys, and more.
The Fall of Cybertron Metroplex Transformer is the largest of all Transformers in the entire series and has repeatedly been voted by fans as one of the coolest of the entire cast, and in honor of the series’ 30 year anniversary, Hasbro is releasing Metroplex in grand fashion.
The FurReal Friends line of toys by Hasbro is, at heart, an interactive, animatronic toy series. Each member, be they a puppy or pony, has a huge variety of programmed behaviors that respond to specific imp.
The newest member of the series, however, Cuddles My Giggly Monkey, raises the bar for animatronics and kids toys, in general.