Although Disney made headlines with the announcement of their new smart toy, observers are waiting to see if the Playmation wearable toys will generate the cool reaction earned by Mattel’s “eavesdropping” Barbie earlier this year.
Playmation combines motion sensors and Bluetooth technology. As a result, kids get a high-tech play experience that isn’t in front of a screen. (The toys also fit adult arms, so parents can play, too.)
If your kids aren’t into superheroes – the first theme is Avengers – just wait. Star Wars themed toys release in 2016 and Frozen is scheduled for the following year.
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