This Crazy Fellow Wants To Sell You Some Cubelets

(YouTube Link)

This guy may look like he owns a windowless van, and hangs out near elementary schools, but he actually has other plans for children- he wants to sell them overpriced robotic toys.

Called Cubelets, they are a set of modular robotic cubes which can be combined into simple robots, and cost a whopping $25 apiece.

All kidding aside, this is a great idea for a product but seems extremely overpriced, and they should definitely consider hiring a spokesman who doesn't look quite so creepy. Besides, who really needs these when there are so many cool motorized LEGO sets available?

--via Geekologie

Newest 4
Newest 4 Comments

I agree with all your points: Great idea, but prohibitively expensive, and they need a spokesperson who doesn't look like he invented the toy for the sole purpose of luring children to his remote cabin.
Abusive comment hidden. (Show it anyway.)
This is actually pretty cool and interesting and a smart toy for kids that could probably improve their thinking abilities. 25 bucks for one does seem quite a bit pricey though since you need a few to do anything. It's still an interesting idea to have to save up to buy a new function so you don't just have everything from the get go and get bored. It's still crazy to think just 4 of them would be 100 bucks though.
Abusive comment hidden. (Show it anyway.)
Login to comment.

Email This Post to a Friend
"This Crazy Fellow Wants To Sell You Some Cubelets"

Separate multiple emails with a comma. Limit 5.


Success! Your email has been sent!

close window

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using this website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

I agree
Learn More