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Stacking Wood Robots by Schylling

• $19.99
• YoYo.com

A friend gave these to my son for his fifth birthday and I thought it was a brilliant choice. At an age when kids are starting to become more interested in electronic toys, these robots still have a "cool" factor and stacking them in different configurations is fun and challenging.

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