Toys R Us

  • Visor Lets You Look Through Other’s Eyes

    Visor Lets You Look Through Other’s Eyes

    As we move into our telemetric future, we will soon be able to mediate our experience in the world through apps. Already we can live the lives of others, vicariously, through Meerkat. We can see photos of the food of others with Instagram. And now, thanks to Visor, we can see how long the line is to order at Shake Shack. We are truly living in an era of spooky action at a… Read More

  • The Wii is dropping to $199 in two weeks says Toys R Us

    It’s about damn time the Wii gets a price cut. The system has been out for almost three years now and has been the same price. But that’s about to change in two weeks if this Toys R Us ad is correct which says it’s going down to $199. Read More

  • CrunchDeals: $30 gift card with the purchase of Batman: Arkham Asylum from Toys R Us

    According to a Toys R Us snippet sent in to Shack, for a limited time tomorrow morning, the giant toy retailer will be offering Rewards R Us members with a $30 gift card when purchasing Batman: Arkham Asylum. If you can’t make it down to your local TRU store tomorrow between 10AM and 2PM then you’ll just have to deal with the $20 gift card. That’s one hell of a deal for a… Read More

  • iPods, Asus EEE PCs coming to Toys 'R' Us

    Sometime in the coming weeks Toys ‘R’ Us is going to start selling iPods and, more notably, Asus EEE PC’s as the retailer is grasping for higher holiday sales. The iPods are going to be in their own little iPod boutique that is sure to be decorated in novel all white fashion. Read More

  • Gibson adds five more companies to its 'to sue' list

    Not long after serving Activision with papers alleging patent infringement for the Guitar Hero series of video games, Gibson Guitar Corp. has now decided to go after retailers that sell that game as well. In light of this news, Activision said the following; “Our ‘Guitar Hero’ retailing partners have done nothing wrong. We will confront this and any other efforts by Gibson… Read More

  • CrunchDeals: 8GB Zune for $180

    Excellent work, Joel Over at Toys R Us, where a kid can be a kid, you can buy an 8GB Zune for $180, a full $20 off the regular price. Yesss! Toys R Us via Boing Boing Gadgets Read More

  • Kid Writes "PS3 Sucks" On Video Game Displays

    Kids are brats sometimes, but this little boy sounds like the Devil incarnate. Toys R Us employees spotted a 13-year old boy writing “PS3 Sucks” on 23 plastic game displays. Yeah, 23 times. When he was arrested, the boy’s parents couldn’t be tracked down so he had to chill with child services. Serves ya right! Here’s the kicker: when the boy was asked why he did… Read More

  • Wii Wii Sunday Part Deux

    Jeremy over at Digitalsomething got his hands on a Toys “R” Us ad for an upcoming sale next sunday that includes Wii’s. If you’re still looking to pick up one up then be sure to camp out at your nearest Toys “R” Us so you don’t get left behind…again. Wii Wii [Digitalsomething] Read More

  • GameStop And Toys 'R' Us Chosen For Wii Launch

    Nintendo of America has stated that it has chosen two retailers, GameStop and Toys ‘R’ Us, to host the launch of the Nintendo Wii. No big surprise here, we already know that GameStop and Toys “R” Us were the first two stores to offer preorders for the Nintendo Wii. Toys “R” Us and GameStop will have more Wii systems in stock than other retailers like Best… Read More