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Dad’s Choice Awards unveils winners

Published on: 31st October 2014

Dad’s Choice Awards has announced the ‘Super Seventeen’ winners for 2014.dads_choice_logo300

A further thirteen products were given a highly commended award and seven received the commended award for 2014. The list of winners was as follows:

1. Best Remote Control Toy: Air Hogs Rollercopter (Spinmaster)
2. Best Electronic Toy: Boomer Dino (Spinmaster)
3. Best Arts and Craft: Edible Sweet Art Popsicle (Tobar)
4. Best App: Tree Fu Tom (Crane Media Ltd)
5. Best Educational: Reading Eggs (Blake E Learning)
6. Best Building and Making: Meccano Multimodel 20 (Spinmaster)
7. Best Gadgets and Gizmos: Wowee MIP (Trends UK)
8. Best Stocking Fillers: Rubik’s The Void (John Adams)
9. Best Board Games: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Kimble (Tactic Games)
10. Best Vehicle: Hot Wheels Super Loop Chase Race (Mattel)
11. Best Models: Makie Doll (Makie Lab)
12. Best Models: Haynes Motorcycle (Trends UK)
13. Best Fun Toys: Domino Express Crazy Factory (John Adams)
14. Best Travel Games: Zip IT (Bananagrams)
15. Best Outdoor Toys: BoomCo Rapid Madness (Mattel)
16. Best Traditional: Construction Train Set (Big Jigs)
17. Best Ride Ons and Bikes: VTriker Elite Scooter

David Ross, founder of Dad’s Choice Awards said: “When you look through the list of winners, there is a fantastic mix of timeless classics and new innovations. Every winner should feel proud to have made it through the rigorous testing and tough critics – the dads and of course their children. We’ve had everything from tech toys, board games, action toys to classic cars and models. Apps and educational toys were very popular and reflect how many children have tablets and phones. We appreciate all the manufacturers who entered and hope those who’ve won will join us in celebrating their success. Hopefully it will inspire other dads who are struggling for inspiration for Christmas Day.”

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