This is a repost of a blog originally published in November 2012, after Kotaku recently took a similar look at Activision’s decision to release Call of Duty themed Mega Blocks.
One of the strange ‘advantages’ of having a child is that you can watch cartoons almost guilt free. And so what if my daughter is only 8 months old? We can watch Ultimate Spider-Man if we want to! But I digress…
Inevitably kids TV channels are filled to the brim with toy adverts because a) it’s kids TV and b) Christmas is coming! But one advert left me a little uncomfortable today.
Gears of War has Meccano sets out!