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triX

triX is a connectable concept toy for children above the age of three which enables virtually unlimited exploration and expression in tridimensional form. Devised around a complex grid pattern, it can contribute to development of spatial thinking, while a small number of parts can encourage creativity. Parts with ambiguous symbols assist the child in expressing emotions and creating new and interesting characters, while getting a different connotation depending on rotation and placement. This encourages interaction between youngsters and can help develop social skills.

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AR Globe

The AR Globe is an educational toy that uses AR Technology to teach children about the world. It brings the concepts and designs of traditional and virtual globes together and even exceeds their capabilities. Unlike these traditional types, the AR Globe combines both fields by rendering a virtual overlay above the surface of the physical globe. This interactive concept enables the child to learn fundamental information about our planet and beyond, in a playful and sustainable way. The rich content will guarantee a long lasting fun for the whole family.

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My Dino series

The EQB Dino series is a quality wooden toy which utilizes EQB's proprietary Smart Joint - a genderless snap joint, to allow endless building possibilities. By eliminating separate male and female part, any joint can be connected to any other joint, allowing wider building possibilities. The competing collection is a series of three dinosaur toys that can easily break down to block elements and rebuilt into another dinosaur.

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Rampage

Rampage System is an interlocking component building system that allows the customer to build a variety toy and game model structures. The individual components are crafted in a fantasy pop-culture style. Rampage System capitalises on the rise of home 3d printing by delivering the product digitally. While this requires the customer to invest in a 3d home printer, the cost is offset over time. Home 3D printing the components also means that the customer only needs to print the pieces they require.

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Mini Mech

Inspired by the flexible nature of modular structures, Mini Mech is a collection of transparent blocks that can be assembled into complex systems. Each block contains a mechanical unit. Due to the universal design of couplings and magnetic connectors, an endless variety of combinations can be made. This design has both educational and recreational purposes at the same time. It aims at developing the power of creation and allows young engineers to see the real mechanism of each unit individually and collectively in the system.

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Whimsical

This design deck of 56 cards are the reinterpretation of the known playing cards symbols with a different design. Inspired by the logo of whimsical, the concept of the design is determined and supported by illustration. The simple one-color design is only simple in respect to the narrow lines, one color and hand painted edges. The backs of each card is decorated with a 3D appearing diamond texture.

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