The Playdate

First aired on March 8, 2013

This show features Oz: The Great and Powerful, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, Beyblade and Preschool Sports Toys

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Congratulations to last week’s winner, Matthew G. from Inman, sc.trisha s. from Wellsboro, PA.

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  1. Oz the Great and Powerful Glinda Runway Tutu
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    Kids can pretend to be just like Glinda the good witch in Oz the Great and Powerful with the Glinda Runway Tutu. This reversible tutu is inspired by Glinda's dress in the movie and has two different looks. One side is cream with gold sequins and glitter. The other side is pink and cream with iridescent dots. Both sides have tulle, and the fabric is pretty durable. The tutu also comes with a tiara hair accessory and a collectible Oz charm.

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  2. Oz the Great and Powerful Evanora Runway Tutu
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    Kids can pretend to be just like Evanora the bad witch in Oz the Great and Powerful with the Evanora Runway Tutu. This reversible tutu is inspired by Evanora's dress in the movie and has two different looks. One side is black with a green overlay. It also has green sequins and silver glitter. The other side is black with a green waistband, green sequins, and silver glitter. Both sides have tulle and lace trim, and the fabric is pretty durable. The tutu also comes with a clip-on hair accessory and a collectible Oz charm.

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  3. Oz the Great and Powerful Glinda’s Signature Tiara and Light Up Wand
    •  3+

    Oz the Great and Powerful hits theaters on March 8, 2013, and kids will be able to play out the movie's story with dress-up and roleplay toys based on the movie. Glinda's Signature Tiara and Light Up Wand lets kids pretend to be just like Glinda the Good Witch. The tiara features a hanging jewel and comes with a bonus Oz charm for kids to collect. The wand lights up when kids press and hold down the button.

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  4. Oz the Great and Powerful Spellbinding Necklace & Ring
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    In Oz the Great and Powerful, there are all sorts of good and bad witches in the movie. Kids can find out what kind of witch they are with the Oz the Great and Powerful Spellbinding Necklace & Ring. This jeweled set looks just like the ones worn in the movie. The set includes Evanora's necklace with jewel that spins from green to black and Theodora's ring with jewel that spins from green to red. Set the necklace and the ring spinning to find out if you're a bad witch or a really bad witch. The set also includes a collectible Oz charm.

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  5. Oz the Great and Powerful Theodora Reversible Witch Hat
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    Kids can recreate scenes from Disney's Oz the Great and Powerful with Theodora's Reversible Witch Hat from Jakks Pacific's CDI division. This soft, oversized hat has two sides. One side is Theodora's iconic red riding hat. The other side is the black Wicked Witch of the West hat. The hat also comes with a collectible Oz charm.

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  6. Oz the Great and Powerful China Girl
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    Kids can relive the magic of Oz as seen in the movie Oz the Great and Powerful with Oz Fashion Dolls from Tollytots, a division of Jakks Pacific. In the movie, China Girl accompanies Oz on his journey and helps him become a great wizard. The poseable 14-inch China Girl doll has bright blue eyes and wears a blue dress. The doll's white skin appears to be made of porcelain but is actually made of plastic so that it is safe for kids to play with. The doll also comes with a collectible China Girl charm.

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  7. Oz the Great and Powerful Glinda
    •  3+

    Disney's new movie Oz the Great and Powerful is the exciting prequel to The Wizard of Oz, and it tells the story of how the wizard got to Oz and all the action, adventure, and challenges that went on long before Dorothy from Kansas dropped by. Tollytots, a division of Jakks Pacific, has created a beautiful line of dolls based on the characters in the movie.

    In the movie, Glinda is played by actress Michelle Williams. She's the Glinda we know and love, all goodness and bubble travel. The 11.75-inch doll is dressed in the beautiful white and gold gown worn by Glinda in the movie, and the doll also wears a tiara and carries a magic wand.

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  8. Oz the Great and Powerful Oz (Oscar Diggs)
    •  3+

    Disney's new movie Oz the Great and Powerful is the exciting prequel to The Wizard of Oz, and it tells the story of how the wizard got to Oz and all the action, adventure, and challenges that went on long before Dorothy from Kansas dropped by. Tollytots, a division of Jakks Pacific, has created a beautiful line of dolls based on the characters in the movie.

    Oscar Diggs, aka Oz, is played in the movie by actor James Franco. When he suddenly discovers himself in Oz, he is forced to discover the kind of man he really is. The 11.75-inch Oz doll is dressed in his signature suit with his magician's bag. The doll also comes with a small version of his unlikely friend the China Girl. Plus, the doll comes with a bonus charm that kids can collect.

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  9. Oz the Great and Powerful Theodora
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    Kids can bring the magic of Oz as seen in the upcoming Oz the Great and Powerful, to life in their play with Oz Fashion Dolls from Tollytots, a division of Jakks Pacific. Theodora is the good witch of the west, and the 11.5-inch Theodora doll comes wearing the character's red coat, floppy hat, and black boots as seen in the movie. The doll is also made to resemble Mila Kunis who plays the character in the movie. Theodora comes with a plastic collectible "T" charm.

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  10. Oz the Great and Powerful Evanora
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    Disney's new movie Oz the Great and Powerful is the exciting prequel to The Wizard of Oz, and it tells the story of how the wizard got to Oz and all the action, adventure, and challenges that went on long before Dorothy from Kansas dropped by. Tollytots, a division of Jakks Pacific, has created a beautiful line of dolls based on the characters in the movie.

    In the movie, Evanora is played by actress Rachel Weisz. Evanora is the evil one of the three witch sisters, and the doll is dressed in a green gown with a black tulle overlay to represent the darkness of her magic and her heart. The doll also wears Evanora's signature amulet and feathered headpiece. Plus, the doll comes with a bonus charm that kids can collect.

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  11. Little Tikes Hide & Seek Climber

    Little Tikes Hide & Seek Climber

    from MGA Entertainment

    •  1+

    The Little Tikes Hide & Seek Climber is an outdoor play structure that features a climbing rock wall designed for beginners and a tunnel for kids to crawl through and hide in. There is also a slide with a gentle slope for soft landings when kids slide down.

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  12. G.I. JOE: Retaliation Ninja Commando Snake Eyes
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    The Ninja Commando Snake Eyes action figure is based on the upcoming movie G.I. JOE: Retaliation. This 10-inch action figure features ninja battle sound effects when kids press the button on its belt. The figure also comes with two swords that can be loaded into the holders on the back of the figure. When kids press the button on the back of the figure, the figure's arms reach back and grab the swords, making Snake Eyes ready for battle.

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  13. G.I. JOE: Retaliation Ninja Commando Roadblock
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    The Ninja Commando Roadblock action figure is based on the upcoming movie G.I. JOE: Retaliation. This 10-inch action figure looks like Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, who plays Roadblock in the movie, and will actually fire its own weapons. Make sure the holsters on the back of the figure are horizontal, then load one weapon into each holster. (The figure comes with three weapons.) Make sure the figure's arms are also raised horizontally. Press the button on the figure's belt to hear different battle phrases and sound effects. When you press the button on the back of the figure, the figure's arms reach back and grab the guns, making Roadblock ready for battle.

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  14. Cutie Pops Swirly Brights Magenta
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    Magenta is the newest Cutie Pops doll, part of the Cutie Pops Swirly Brights line. This doll comes with eight Style Pops that snap into all of the heart-shaped places on the doll. The doll's dress can also be removed, and the two hair pieces pop off and on so kids can change the doll's hairstyle. There are other dolls in the Cutie Pops Swirly Brights line, and their clothes and Style Pops can be mixed and matched with Magenta's. A comb is also included.

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  15. Cutie Pops Swirly Brights Chiffon
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    Chiffon is the newest Cutie Pops doll, part of the Cutie Pops Swirly Brights line. This doll comes with eight Style Pops that snap into all of the heart-shaped places on the doll. The doll's sparkly jumpsuit can also be removed, and the two hair pieces pop off and on so kids can change the doll's hairstyle. There are other dolls in the Cutie Pops Swirly Brights line, and their clothes and Style Pops can be mixed and matched with Chiffon's. The set also includes a comb.

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  16. Beyblade Metal Fury Hyperblades Hyper-Strike Battle Set
    •  8+

    New Beyblade Hyperblades battle tops feature a new way to customize and battle with Beyblade. Each deluxe battle top has more customization and more metal for new strategy. The tops also feature bright and bold Spark FX amped-up colors.

    Kids can battle the Hyperblades in the Beyblade Metal Fury Hyperblades Hyper-Strike Battle Set. This battle arena comes with two Hyperblades tops: Cosmic Pegasus F:D with a fusion wheel that can be configured four different ways and L-Drago Destructor F:S with an energy wheel that can be configured two different ways.

    Rotate the plastic half of the Cosmic Pegasus fusion wheel one way for attack mode and the other way for directional attack mode. Rotate the metal half of the fusion wheel for either multi-attack mode or upper attack mode. Cosmic Pegasus has an F:D (Final Drive) performance tip that changes from sharp flat to rubber flat.

    Rotate the top half of the L-Drago fusion wheel one way to configure it for attack mode. Rotate it the other way to configure it for absorb mode. Its F:S (which stands for Final Survive) performance tip changes from hole flat to spike to help increase the top's stamina during battle.

    To launch the tops into the Hyper-Strike Battle Set, attach the tops to their launchers, pull back on the ripcords, and send them into battle.

    The Beyblade Metal Fury Hyperblades Hyper-Strike Battle Set comes with two launchers, two ripcords, two collector cards, and instructions. Two codes are also included so kids can battle online at BeybladeBattles.com.

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  17. Little Tikes Clearly Sports Golf

    Little Tikes Clearly Sports Golf

    from MGA Entertainment

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    The Little Tikes Clearly Sports Golf set comes with an oversized club head and four colorful golf balls that make it easy for kids to make contact. This driver will make a small "hit" sound to give kids the feeling that they've made a huge drive. The set also comes with a tee and a golf hole with flag. The golf balls can be placed inside the golf club by dropping the balls into the club through the opening at the top or by placing the golf club on top of one ball at a time and pushing down. The golf balls will pop up into the club. The club is see-through so that kids can see the golf balls inside the club. To load a ball on the tee, place the club over the tee and pull the club's trigger to drop a golf ball onto the tee. Then take your best shot and see if you can make a hole in one.

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  18. Little Tikes Clearly Sports Bowling

    Little Tikes Clearly Sports Bowling

    from MGA Entertainment

    •  2+

    Little Tikes Clearly Sports Bowling is a bowling set for preschoolers. Inside each of the six plastic bowling pins are colorful balls that roll around when the pins get knocked down. The sound of the rolling balls is reminiscent of the sound of real crashing bowling pins. The set also includes a junior-sized green bowling ball with easy-insert finger holes.

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  19. Disney Mickey Mouse Happy Hauler

    Disney Mickey Mouse Happy Hauler

    from Moose Mountain

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    The Disney Mickey Mouse Happy Hauler is a two-in-one ride-on and wagon for Mickey fans from Moose Mountain, a division of Jakks Pacific. In ride-on mode, preschoolers can ride in comfort as they hold the easy-grip mouse ear handles. Whenever kids press the button, they will hear sounds and music. To transform the ride-on into a pull-along wagon, release the handle from its locked position to reveal storage space for toys, books, or whatever kids want to pull along.

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  20. Disney Minnie Mouse Bow-tique Happy Hauler
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    The Disney Minnie Mouse Bow-tique Happy Hauler is a two-in-one ride-on and wagon for Minnie Mouse fans. In ride-on mode, preschoolers can ride in comfort as they hold the easy-grip mouse ear handles. The foot-to-floor ride-on is nicely designed and very stable for little riders. Whenever kids press the button, they will hear sounds and music. To transform the ride-on into a pull-along wagon, release the handle from its locked position to reveal storage space for toys, books, or whatever kids want to pull along.

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  21. Bright Starts Having a Ball 5-in-1 Sports Zone
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    The Bright Starts Having a Ball 5-in-1 Sports Zone features five sports toys in one: baseball, basketball, golf, soccer, and hockey. The set comes with a soft plastic bat, a golf club/hockey stick, a basketball, baseball, golf ball, and three additional balls. Everything is sized to be easy for small hands to hold and use. The Sports Zone also features lights, sound, and music. The digital scoreboard features counting and animations as kids play. Kids can also pick up and drop the balls in any of the multiple ball drops around the set.

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  22. Little Tikes TotSports Easy Score Basketball Set
    •  18 mos+

    The Little Tikes TotSports Easy Score Basketball Set adjusts to six heights from two feet to four feet. The over-sized rim ensures that making baskets is easier for young kids. The set also comes with a soft kid-sized basketball, making it easy for small hands to hold.

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