Robocop, Titanfall, and Final Fantasy All at the Same Place

Their current publishing output may not be making folks happy. iOS releases like Final Fantasy VI may feel like some kind of bad joke. But, y'know what, the one arena where it feels like Square Enix can do no wrong is with their wonderful, wonderful toys. » 2/17/14 3:55pm 2/17/14 3:55pm

Transformers 'Fan Built Bot' Is One Plane-Looking Lady

Last year Hasbro asked the Transformers fan collective to help create a "Fan Built Bot" by voting on a vehicle mode, color scheme, faction, personality and signature weapon. The end result is Windblade, a female Autobot jet plane samurai. She's so much fan fiction come-to-life. » 2/17/14 9:18am 2/17/14 9:18am

Ungrateful Toy Fair-goers Already Hawking Exclusive Skylanders on eBay

Well, this doesn't look tacky or anything. Skylanders has been giving out exclusive Toy Fair figurines to attendees of the show itself and a couple of preview events last week. Said attendees are not civilians, as Toy Fair is a closed, industry event. But, knowing the demand for these suckers, a bunch have been listed… » 2/11/13 2:30pm 2/11/13 2:30pm

These Toys Give Us The Best Look At Man Of Steel's Villain Yet

With Zack Snyder's Man of Steel movie arriving on June 14th, more details of his take on Superman's world are hitting the internet. Yesterday, among the trading cards, maquettes, and plushes at Toy Fair, we spotted your boy Kal-El and three other characters from the film in these gorgeous new toys from DC Collectibles. » 2/11/13 12:30pm 2/11/13 12:30pm

Two Foot Tall Metroplex Makes My Transformers Dreams Come True This…

When I first discovered the titanic Autobot Metroplex would be making an appearance in Transformers: Fall of Cybertron, I experienced a brief rush of excitement—maybe Hasbro would make a new proper Metroplex toy! They'd reused the name for a silly giant from the Transformers: Cybertron line, why not? » 2/09/13 10:30pm 2/09/13 10:30pm

This Skylanders Giants Trailer Teases a Tiny Bit of Gameplay

Most of this buzz clip that accompanied today's Skylanders Giants announcement is Activision beating its brawny chest about the success of their new toy-and-video-game franchise. But, you'll see a snippet of gameplay featuring new larger-than-normal character Tree Rex towards the end of the video. He's doing big… » 2/07/12 12:15pm 2/07/12 12:15pm

Could Video Games Ruin Toys?

Toy Fair is a rather large test tube of possible fun. It's been held, in recent years, at the massive glass-walled Jacob Javits Center in New York City, inside which there's a swirl of new toys and that popular foreign substance we love here: video games. » 2/15/11 4:00pm 2/15/11 4:00pm

The Best, Oddest And Video Gamiest Play Things Of Toy Fair 2011

Kotaku spent the weekend at Toy Fair 2011 in New York City to check out the newest toys around. From Transformers to Play-Doh to...Tetris the Card Game, we'll be showcasing the toys that gamers will love or just find downright weird. » 2/13/11 11:00pm 2/13/11 11:00pm