Interactive ET Furby – who has one of these?

The Interactive ET Furby was released in 2000, another toy known as a “Friend of Furby,” along with a select few others – Gizmo Furby, Yoda Furby and Shelby friends  The friends of Furby were created to interact much like a Furby toy and they interact with other Furbies, as well as with each other! It makes sense that ET was a chosen to join the Furby friends, as he’s such…

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The Furby Gremlins Gizmo Story.

There is an interesting story to tell about the creation of the Furby Gremlins Gizmo. Furby Gizmo is part of the “friends of Furby” group, (Including Furby ET, Furby Yoda and Shelby.  If you haven’t seen him before, the special edition Gizmo Furby was based on the 1984 classic film Gremlins.   But Furbies were compared to the Gizmo Gremlin long before their was any real connection between the two and it’s not…

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A Yoda interactive toy… do you have one?

A Yoda interactive Toy was released in the year 2000.  The Yoda doll was immediately compared to Furby because they share the same creators – Tiger Electronics.  There are also a number of similarities between both toys… Furby and Yoda are both interactive electric toys, both respond to their environment. Like Furby, you need to care for Yoda, you can interact with Yoda and if Yoda gets sleepy, he will…

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Did you have a Shelby Furby Friend?

I was introduced to Furby late and well, these Shelby guys… I don’t even remember them coming out?  I don’t remember seeing them in the shops? I remember anything about them at all.   That being said, I had no children at that stage in my life and didn’t exactly have a high knowledge of what toys were on the market, (ok, zero knowledge). Released in 2001, Shelby appeared to…

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