UK’s Daily Express vote The Hexbugs as one of their Top Five Gadget Christmas Stocking Fillers:
“Emily Garnham selects five gadget-themed stocking fillers to keep kids – and big kids – amused for hours.
There was a time when desktop gadgets and gizmos for bored office workers stopped at Newton’s Cradle or a ‘grow your own miniature lawn’. But a robotic fleet of insects is about to change all that.
Hexbugs, priced from £10, come in a variety of models and multicolours, that respond to sound, light or touch. The Hexbug Crab has light sensors which enable it to seek out dark places – just like the real thing. Clap your hands or raise your voice and it will either come scurrying out of its hiding place or change direction.
The Inchworm (£17) is the daddy of Hexbugs – which responds to an infra-red remote control. Make it scuttle across the floor in different directions or pit it against other models for a game of robot wars under the Christmas tree”
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