Slam Dunk Toilet Basketball

The perfect gift for sports lovers looking to practice their aim in private! Simply attach the net to the back of your bathroom door or wherever’s convenient, secure the ball holder within reach of your loo and slam dunk your way through your time on the throne!

Both the net and the ball holder come with suckers attached, so fixing them to your bathroom walls couldn’t be easier – there are no messy drill holes to worry about, and if you want to keep your toilet basketball habit to yourself, you can remove them faster than your imaginary fans can shout “WHAT A DUNK!”

Complete with three soft mini basketballs, a fold-out mat in the shape of a teeny-weeny basketball court, and a wall-hung ball holder and net, you’ve got everything you need to become a basketball pro while sitting on the potty!

Flippin’ Frightening Tees

Scare and amuse your friends with this ingenious Flippin’ Frightening Werewolf or Serial Killer Tee! What looks like an ordinary but handsome T-shirt is in fact a fright waiting to happen! Simply flip the shirt over your head to wear the image printed on the inside like a mask.

Available in two different designs – The Flippin’ Frightening Werewolf Tee features, you guessed it, a toothy werewolf printed on the inside and the words ‘Full Moon Tonight?’ printed on the front! The Flippin’ Frightening Serial Killer Tee features a creepy hockey mask design (inspired by a certain iconic slasher movie!) inside and the words ‘Are You Scared?’ on the front! With such a leading questions printed on your chest, you can be sure your mates will take the bait and ask you what your T-shirt’s all about – at which point you can flip it over your head and reveal the scary secret!!

 

Pinball Master

Featuring an automatic scoring panel, double flipper control, spring action bumpers and electronic scoring noises, this tabletop machine will turn you into a Pinball Wizard faster than you can say ‘HIGH SCORE’!

If you haven’t got space for a full-sized pinball machine (or just don’t fancy the hefty price tag that comes with it!) this tabletop version is a fantastic alternative. Send the steel balls bouncing off the five central bumpers as you fight to keep them out of the danger zone – they’ll even light up and emit space-age ‘zap’ and ‘pow’ scoring sounds as you hit them!

Whether you’re battling to beat your personal best or challenging your friends to a pinball playoff, this interactive machine is guaranteed to tap into your competitive streak! What’s more, there’s a dial at the bottom of the Pinball Master that allows you to set the number of goes you want to allocate for each play – choose between one and three and the ball will be released the number of times you specify. Perfect for quick-fire rounds or more serious pinball tournaments!

80’s Retro iPhone Case

By today’s standards, you’d be forgiven for mistaking a 1980s mobile phone for, well, a house brick, but back in the day these chunky must-haves were the ultimate status symbol!

We’ve come along way in terms of streamlined modernity and fancy features since then, but the 80s mobile remains a design icon in its own right. And with this funky phone case, you can get the best of both worlds. Simply slot your iPhone into the custom-made holder and capture the look and feel of the 1980s ‘house brick’ without losing any of your 21st-century specs!

Come and try out our latest cool products at the Gadget Show Live between 13th-17th April!

As the UK’s ultimate electronics event, the Gadget Show Live is the best place to see, try and buy the latest products in the marketplace. Now entering its third successful year, the 2011 event will bring together more exhibitors than ever before – and that of course includes us!

We’ll be at the 2011 Gadget Show Live on the Firebox stand to showcase our latest range of fresh-in-house and most sought-after products. Come and visit us in Hall 11, Stand M14 to meet the team and see what’s new.

Exciting new products we’ll be displaying include the retro-tastic ‘80s Phone Case, the pixel-inspired 8-Bit Cubes, the gravity-defying Perpendum (Highly Commended in the 2011 Gift Association Awards), the atmospheric LED Cube, the missile launching Gyro Stealth Attack RC helicopter, and the iPhone 4 Microscope – a clever little gadget that transforms the camera function on your handset into a mini microscope capable of 60x magnification.

Alongside exhibiting our new great products, we’ll be running a couple of fun Gadget Show events to create a real buzz around our exclusive designs…

First up, there’s the 8-Bit Cube Treasure Hunt Competition. We’ll hide five cool creations built with our pixel-inspired 8-Bit Cubes around Hall 11 for you to spot as you explore the stands. Take pictures of all five on your camera phone and we’ll give you a 64-piece set of colourful 8-Bit Cubes to take home for free!

Continuing the retro theme, meanwhile, we’ll be holding an Eighties-style photo shoot at the stand on Tuesday 12th from 12-3pm. Think shoulder pads, big hair, shiny suits and slip-on shoes, all topped off by the ultimate ‘80s accessory… the Thumbs Up ‘80s Phone Case! Come and have your picture taken with a Gordon Gekko lookalike and see why this iconic ‘house brick’ of a Phone Case is making big BIG again!

LED Cube – the coolest way to create an atmosphere

This ingenious LED cube is the coolest way to create an atmosphere in any room.  We’ve all had those long dreaded gloomy days, but you can now brighten them up with this fantastic colourful cube.

What can be worse than those annoying stressful days at work, starring at your computer all day and answering endless email queries?  Absolutely nothing!  However we have found the best solution to stop you from smashing up your laptop into thousands of pieces. 

You can finally enjoy this beautiful cube, simply place it on your desk and this empowering visual will allow all your worries and the unwanted tension to diffuse into the air… ahh what a great feeling I hear you say… just as good as soaking your feet in warm water!

This LED cube reveals a wide mixture of patterns – fast, slow, single lights, multiple lights with a variety of bright colours. 

While you get lost in the pattern you will not only feel relaxed and calm but will also stimulate your thinking behaviour allowing you to produce your best work!  We all know working under pressure can be nerve racking, but give yourself a break and watching this aesthetic visual.  The brilliant LED light cube can magically enhance your inner thoughts allowing you to perform better at work. 

Watch the cube produce intense patterns with over a thousand different colours.   Allow yourself to get caught up in the motion of the bright colours and let your mind start to wonder.

Brighten up your room or office and have your very own relaxation therapy right in front of you.  It also makes a beautiful night time décor, perfect for enjoying those lovely nights in. 

Find Me Set – Perfect combination of warmth and laughter

Want to stand out from the crowd? Thumbs Up have provided you with the best solution! Wrap up warm with this amusing Find Me Set.  You can now set a fashion trend amongst your friends!!! 

This new Find Me Set is bound to turn a few heads to say the least; it is for certain a delightful creation.  As well as looking the part you can also keep yourself warm with the matching hat, scarf and gloves. 

This Find Me Set also makes a fantastic gift to best prepare your friends for the cold season ahead.

Too old to play hide and seek? Think again, this set is a perfect combination of warmth and laughter.  See if you can find the next person wearing the Find Me Set.

Keyring Tripod for Cameras – Steady camera for photo shoots

We all love taking photos and treasuring every moment we can with our loved ones, but don’t you find it’s so annoying when there is always someone missing in the photo.  It’s always a question of who is going to take the next photo, or finding a random person to take the photo.  Well, we have come up with a solution so you never have to think about those questions again! This ingenious tripod creation allows you to balance almost ever camera! 

Simply unscrew the keychain and screw on the camera and there you have it, a mini tripod.  You can pull out the legs making it perfect for on the go camera shooting. 

If you have an unsteady hand and always end up taking blurry distorted images, your problems are officially solved!  The compact ball head allows you to adjust the camera to almost any angle, so you can capture even the most awkward shots.  It has adjustable legs so the height can be altered to suit your requirements.   With its firm and sturdy legs the camera always remains well balanced and stable. 

The Tripod Keychain is portable and lightweight allowing it to be used for all occasions, just place it on a flat surface and away to go snapping up all those unforgettable moments.

Novelty Mugs – that will never let you down!

STOLEN MUG – Keep your grubby mitts off…

At first glance this ‘Stolen Mug’ looks like regular but attractive black mug.  However the truth is revealed once hot liquid is poured into it.    

This unique, high quality mug exposes the victim when a hot beverage is poured into it!  The mug shows a quirky message saying ‘this mug is stolen’ with a hand print to add to the effect.  The design of the mug is outstanding and will become a hot topic of conversation and laughter in the office. 

It’s perfect to catch those pesky coffee thieves red handed.  It turns from black to white and shows a clever hand print so you can use your forensic skills to bring justice to the office.

HOT STUFF MUG – Feeling Hot, Hot, Hot… 

This Hot Stuff mug is the perfect solution for all situations!  Whether you are clumsy? Or have an office crush? Or hate cold coffee or just plain vain…the Hot Stuff Mug is perfect for you!  Simply by adding hot liquid it changes from an attractive black mug to a white mug leaving a bold and quirky message ‘Hot Stuff’!

Do you need a warning when picking up a hot mug? Well this mug will do just that!  When a hot beverage is poured into the mug the words Hot Stuff is revealed, making it plain and clear so you stop burning yourself.

Tell someone in the office you have a crush on them and tell them how hot you think they are if you’re too shy to tell them to their face! It’s great as you may get more than a coffee in return!

 Don’t you just hate it when you’re ready to dunk your biscuit in your tea only to find it has gone cold?!  Well stop this situation occurring again and give yourself a warning before hand!

Do you consider yourself to be physically attractive and want everyone to know how hot you are?  Then you really can’t go wrong with this mug! It just states the obvious, why not hey, we all like a bit of attention from time to time and it will for sure turn a few heads!

This mug is ideal to so many situations, it really is a must have mug!  Simply add hot liquid and let the mug be your oyster!  The design of the mug is outstanding and will become a hot topic of conversation and laughter within the office.

NUCLEAR MUG – It’s as poisonous as it looks

Tired of people using your mug?  Warn them off with this stylishly designed glow in the dark Nuclear Mug. 

It could be used for two different purposes; firstly it could be used to show people how poisonous or highly intoxicated your beverage is… so they are pre-warned if they do drink the beverage it’s at their own risk!  Secondly it could also be used to notify people NOT to use your mug!  It will ensure your family and colleagues stay well clear of your possessions.

The design of the mug is outstanding and will become a hot topic of conversation and laughter within the office.

iPLUNGER – Plungers can be used for other purposes besides unclogging the sinks and baths

Who would have thought this ingenious design could be so useful?  This miniature iPlunger is a perfect accessory for all you phone fanatics!  Stick it to the back of your phone either horizontally or vertically and let your phone stand free.

You no longer have to hold your phone when you want to watch a movie and listen to music, simply balance it on a flat surface and away you go.   It’s so small and cute you can virtually take it anywhere with you, just place the iPlunger in your handbag or even your pocket.  It’s a pretty impressive plunger and if you love attention this is made for you!

It’s the perfect gift for the fan of the latest cool, quirky gadget, or forthat phone owner whosimply cannot get enough of plungers!