I Wanted To See If The New Teddy Ruxpin Is As Creepy As He Used To Be
Decades later, Teddy 2.0 is app-friendly and still a hit with kids.
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Think back to a moment in your life when you felt like your heart might actually explode.
That’s really the only way to describe what happened when Teddy Ruxpin arrived at our doorstep.
A few changes have been made to 2017's revamped, internet-age bear:
His animated eyes can make more than 40 expressions, in reaction to what’s going on in the story — but one downside is that while they're friendly-looking and innocent enough when he's on, Teddy's eyes seem...hollow when he's turned off.
The bottom line is that my kids LOVE him.
Rhianon Hoffman is a stay-at-home mom of four young boys based in Brooklyn, New York, who blogs regularly on her site Brooklyn Boy Mom.
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