NEW! Hatchimals Surprise First Wild Hatching Peacat

We have an exclusive chance to look at the new Hatchimals, Hatchimals Surprise hatching egg toy. In this Hatchimals toy episode we call the helpline for help with our Hatchimals hatching play, and they magically send us a Hatchimals Surprise egg from the sky.

The Hatchimals Surprise come in toe forms:
Peacat – Kitten with wings.
Giraven – Bird with horns.

They also come in lots of colours. Blue, Red, Sparkle, Neon, Pink and all have Yellow wings.

Video supported by Spin Master including access to the Hatchimals toys.

PJ Masks Nighttime Adventures NEW Spiral Die-Cast Toys

This is our first PJ Masks episodes about PJ Masks Nighttime Adventures toys. We check out all the new Night Time Adventure toys so you can pick which to get. The Nightime Adventure PJ Masks toys are a lot of fun so here’s everything you need to know.

We check out the new PJ Masks Nighttime Adventure toys. This includes the:
– PJ Masks Spiral Die-Cast Playset
– PJ Masks Die-Cast Romeo Lab
– PJ Masks Die-Cast Owl Glider
– PJ Masks Die-Cast Cat Car
– PJ Masks Die-Cast Gekko Mobile
– PJ Masks Die-Cast Night Ninja Bus
– PJ Masks Basic Vehicle Hero vs. Villian 2 Pack

All these toys will be available from Toys R Us.

We discover a magic apple tree in the garden where the toys start growing. But Romeo realises In Real Life (IRL) and starts to steal the toys too.

We drop some apples on him and get them back before heading inside to see how the PJ Masks die-cast toys are to play with.

Toys provided by Just Play.

PJ Masks NEW Ride-Ons Make Catboy Cross

We had a load of Ride-On toys from Jakks to test out. Night Ninja gets in on the action though, and turns Catboy tiny.

In the latest of our PJ Masks episodes we find out what the new Ride-On toys are like. It’s our brand new PJ Masks Short adventure with a In Real Life Catboy, Owlette and Night Ninja.

In this PJ Masks Episode we check out the following PJ Masks toys:
– PJ Masks Push n’ Scoot
– PJ Masks Ride-On
– PJ Masks Happy Hauler
– PJ Masks Bowling Bowlercade
– PJ Masks Metal Catboy
– PJ Masks Sparkle Night Ninja

The Ride-On and Bowling toys were provided by Jakks and will be available in stores shortly.

5000 Mile Star Wars Unboxing – BB-9E, R2-D2 and Force Link Toys

It’s Force Friday II and we’re on a hunt to track down the best Star Wars Tech, the best Star Wars Toys and the best Star Wars Games. We get to find BB-9e from Sphero. R2-D2 from Sphero. Force Link toys and figures from Hasbro.

We head off to Hollywood and get a sneak peek at the new toys:
– Sphero R2-D2 and BB-9E App-Enabled Droids
This year Sphero are back with a new spherical droid, BB-9E and a beautiful version of R2-D2. Both of these toys are app controlled and also allow you to explore holographic simulations, and Star Wars galaxies.
– Star Wars Force Link
The Force Link system is wearable tech for children that integrates lights, sounds and motion across a range of 30 Force Link Hasbro toys.
Once you have the Force Link starter set on your arm, simply holding the related figures and space ships triggers a range of sounds, phrases, and lights.
– Star Wars: Jedi Challenges Augmented Reality Experience
Star Wars: Jedi Challenges us augmented reality that works with your smartphone slotted into a Lenovo Mirage AR headset. We had a go recently and were impressed how reliable the experience was and how easy it was to setup.
It offers a range of challenges that are engaged with via the Lightsaber and moving around the room. The features we know about include Lightsaber Battles with Kylo Ren and Darth Vader.
Then there’s strategy combat battling the forces of the Republic, Rebel Alliance, and Resistance against the might of the Separatists, Empire, and First Order. Finally, and most exciting for fans of the films is Holochess.
Disney provided access to toys and accommodation.

Insomnia61 – Win Tickets and Play FIFA First


Here’s our latest video with all the new games that are playable at Insomnia, plus a special appearance from full time YouTuber BigBStatz (

We also have 1 Family Ticket to Insomnia61 to give away, provided by Multiplay. This let’s up to 4 people into the event for a day.

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PRIZE: 1 Family Ticket to Insomnia61 to give away, provided by Multiplay. This let’s up to 4 people into the event for a day.

WINNER: Selected at random. Will be announced via @FamilyGamerTV on Twitter and with a follow up video on the FamilyGamerTV channel.

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PJ Masks NEW iPad Game – Time To Be a Hero

We take a look at the new PJ Masks game on iPad and Android phones. It’s a Owlette, Gekko and Catboy adventure as they chase down the villains In Real Life (IRL) using the phone’s camera and augmented reality.

The app is available in the App Store and the Google Play store. Let us know how you get on with it in the comments.

The app follows up Moonlight Heroes, Super City Run and other Disney Junior apps on the iPad, computer, Android and iPhone.

That’s You PlayStation 4 PlayLink

We get setup to try out the new PlayStation 4 PlayLink game That’s You! The game isn’t played with the Dual Shock 4 controllers like other PlayStation 4 games but you use your phone, tablet or iPod instead.

The game proceeds like a card game but challenges each of you to guess different facts about each other. Sometimes this involves drawing pictures and taking pictures of yourself with your phone.

Video supported by PlayStation including access to the game.

Scalextric Le Mans Surprise Father-Son (ARC AIR iPad)

We try out the new Le Mans Scalextrics set for 2017. It’s a father’s day adventure supported by Scalextrics so we could send our test family to Le Mans for real.

They travel by plane, train and taxi to the Le Mans track for the 24 hours Le Mans Race.

Track and Trip supported by Scalextric, featuring the following track:

ARC AIR 24h Le Mans Porsche 911 Set
24 hour Le Mans race with classic Porsche 911s. Complete with 2 ergonomically designed wireless controllers and all the thrills and spills that ARC AIR has to offer, slot racing just got a whole lot more real!