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Wrestlemania Weekend in the Big Easy!

April 13, 2018

In what is the annual celebration of all things Wrestling, Wrestlemania took over the city of New Orleans, Louisiana for the second weekend of April! Wrestlemania is no longer one single event, but a 5-day celebration, which this year saw thousands of fans from all around the world descend upon the fun loving streets of New Orleans. […]

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The First-Ever Women’s Royal Rumble

January 23, 2018

In December, Stephanie McMahon, Commissioner of Monday Night RAW, announced that WWE will host the first ever female Royal Rumble match at the Royal Rumble pay-per-view event on January 28th. This landmark event in the continuing evolution of women’s wrestling has been well received from all angles of the WWE Universe. […]

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The LEGO Ninjago Movie- Review

October 20, 2017

This is another brilliant movie from the team that brought us The LEGO Movie and The LEGO Batman Movie. Although different to the first two films, and very much a special treat for LEGO Ninjago die-hards, The LEGO Ninjago Movie is jam-packed with action and very funny in places […]

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My Little Pony The Movie - Review

October 20, 2017

This movie is surprisingly brilliant and ticks all the boxes for a fun family movie. The songs are very catchy, and many of the tracks are sampled on the latest My Little Pony toys. There’s a whole cast of cool new characters introduced in this story, with lots of exciting moments to keep youngsters enthralled. […]

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Top Toys for Christmas

October 27, 2017

It’s not quite that time of year—but the Smyths Toys Catalogue has flown through post boxes across the land, and already kids are circling their must-haves, scrapbooking their favourites, and carefully taking down the reference numbers of toys they love. And so are our toy experts! […]

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WWE Summerslam - The Biggest Party of the Summer!

August  22, 2017

It’s that time of the year where WWE host the Biggest Party of the Summer! The 30th Annual Summerslam hails from the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn and is a mammoth 6-hour event including the 2-hour kick-off show!. […]

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Cars 3 Movie Review

July 03, 2017

It is always a family event when a long running Disney Pixar franchise returns to the big screen and the mighty Lightning McQueen is definitely up there as one of the studios finest creations. […]

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Spider Man Movie Review

July 03, 2017

Spider-Man is easily the most popular and certainly the best selling Marvel character of all time. For nearly sixty years kids have loved dressing up in the web-slingers famous red and blue outfit - while his action figures have been played with by millions of kids around the world for generations. […]

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Despicable Me 3 - Movie Review

July 03, 2017

My Con (age 10) struggles with the notion that there was once a time with no internet. He believes that people used to live their lives in ‘Back and White’. And I dare say he would also find it barbaric to think that there was ever a time with no Minion toys available […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Our Bikes

June 23, 2017

We all remember the joy of getting our first bike as a child, for Christmas or a birthday. Receiving your first ever bike, or even just a brand new one, is still a really special rite of passage for children. Our kids might ask for the latest gadgets in this age of technology, but a new bike is as thrilling as ever. […]

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Bring The Movie Magic Home!

June 21, 2017

The summer blockbuster season is upon us and much like every year the biggest movies on the planet are released back to back in cinemas. Already movies such as Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2, Pirates of the Caribbean Salazar’s Revenge and WonderWoman have proven major hits with both critics and movie-goers alike and that was just the beginning of the most profitable season in the film diary. […]

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Our favourite collectables

March 16, 2017

While collectables might be something you associate more with pensioners collecting coins or young boys back in the day collecting […]

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Travelling with Kids – An Ultimate Guide

June 8, 2016

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Wrestlemania 33

May 31, 2016

Smythstoys at Wrestlemania in Orlando 

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Yo-kai Watch: The Biggest Craze Since Pokémon?

May 4, 2016

After 3 years on Japanese shelves, this year finally sees the European release of the hit 3DS role-playing game (RPG)

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Everything you need to know about Lego Dimensions

February 16, 2016

What is LEGO Dimensions? LEGO Dimensions is LEGO’s foray into the Toys-To-Life  category of the gaming world. Collect and […]

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PJ Masks – a great new show that kids love!

February 3, 2017

Originally based on a range of children’s books from France, PJ Masks is a great new show that kids love! […]

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Why the Royal Rumble is the most eagerly anticipated match of the year!

January 26, 2017

Since its inception in 1988 the Royal Rumble match has been one of the top draws for WWE. The […]

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United Kingdom, Are You READY!?

January 16, 2017

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A few good reasons to watch the Moana movie

December 20, 2016

Disney’s new hit film Moana has taken the world by storm! The film tells the story of Moana, the strong-willed […]

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Trolls – Reveal your true colours

October 21, 2016

While the new film, Trolls, has only been receiving a buzz since its release date was confirmed to be 21st […]
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The Secret Life of Pets – The Toy Line-up

June 21, 2016

The team behind smash hit animations Minions and Despicable me are back again with a much anticipated movie that has […]

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Nerf HyperFire – The Fastest Firing Blaster Ever!

June 7, 2016

Nerf HyperFire There are many different strategies that you can employ with your NERF blaster in hand. Is it […]

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Nerf Rival brings shootouts to the next level

June 3, 2016

Play battles and water fights have come a long way. Remember the classic water pistol you had when you were […]

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8 Ways to Bust Boredom ( Best Family Board Games)

May 27, 2016

There is evidence that the earliest board games can be traced back over 7,000 years, which is how a […]

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Retro Toys rising – The pulling power of Nostalgia

March 14, 2016

WERE YOU a Game Boy or a Cabbage Patch kid? Perhaps you stockpiled Pokemon cards, befriended Furby or tamed Tamagotchi. […]

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