Care Bears, Jenga, Smartphone Among Toy Hall Of Fame Finalists | TODAY

Care Bears, Jenga, Smartphone Among Toy Hall Of Fame Finalists | TODAY


CLASSICS AND ONE HIGH TECH SURPRISE. SURPRISE. HERE’S NBC’S JOE FRYER. HERE’S NBC’S JOE FRYER.>>Reporter: IT’S THE>>Reporter: IT’S THE COOPERSTOWN OF AMUSEMENT, THE COOPERSTOWN OF AMUSEMENT, THE TOY HALL OF FAME, INSIDE THE TOY HALL OF FAME, INSIDE THE STRONG NATIONAL MUSEUM OF PLAY STRONG NATIONAL MUSEUM OF PLAY IN ROCHESTER, NEW YORK. IN ROCHESTER, NEW YORK. NOW 12 ICONIC FINALISTS ARE NOW 12 ICONIC FINALISTS ARE VYING TO JOIN THIS MERRY CLUB. VYING TO JOIN THIS MERRY CLUB.>>HE MAN, HE MAN.>>HE MAN, HE MAN.>>Reporter: A CONTEST PITTING A>>Reporter: A CONTEST PITTING A BRAWNY MUSCLE MAN. BRAWNY MUSCLE MAN. ♪ MY LITTLE PONY ♪ ♪ MY LITTLE PONY ♪>>Reporter: AGAINST A MYTHICAL>>Reporter: AGAINST A MYTHICAL MINIATURE HORSE AND BEARS THAT MINIATURE HORSE AND BEARS THAT CARE. CARE. ♪ I’M GOING TO CUDDLE CARE ♪ I’M GOING TO CUDDLE CARE BEAR ♪ BEAR ♪>>Reporter: THERE ARE CLASSIC>>Reporter: THERE ARE CLASSIC CONTENDERS LIKE THE COLORING CONTENDERS LIKE THE COLORING BOOK, THE SPINNING TOP AND MATCH BOOK, THE SPINNING TOP AND MATCH BOXCARS. BOXCARS.>>NO MATTER WHO YOU ARE MATCH>>NO MATTER WHO YOU ARE MATCH BOX HAS THE CAR THAT SAYS YOU. BOX HAS THE CAR THAT SAYS YOU.>>Reporter: THE NERF BLASTER,>>Reporter: THE NERF BLASTER, AND THE CORN POPPER. AND THE CORN POPPER.>>TAKE A BLOCK FROM THE BOTTOM>>TAKE A BLOCK FROM THE BOTTOM AND PUT IT ON TOP, BLOCK FROM AND PUT IT ON TOP, BLOCK FROM THE MIDDLE AND PUT IT ON TOP. THE MIDDLE AND PUT IT ON TOP.>>Reporter: GAMES ARE ON THE>>Reporter: GAMES ARE ON THE BALLOT. BALLOT. JENGA REQUIRES PHYSICAL SKILL. JENGA REQUIRES PHYSICAL SKILL. RISK WHICH FOCUSES ON MENTAL RISK WHICH FOCUSES ON MENTAL STRATEGY AND THE COLLECTIBLE STRATEGY AND THE COLLECTIBLE CARD GAME MAGIC THE GATHERING. CARD GAME MAGIC THE GATHERING.>>ALL YOU NEED TO PLAY IS A>>ALL YOU NEED TO PLAY IS A BRAIN, A DECK, AND A FRIEND. BRAIN, A DECK, AND A FRIEND.>>Reporter: THAT LEAVES JUST>>Reporter: THAT LEAVES JUST ONE MORE, A SHOCKER TO SOME, THE ONE MORE, A SHOCKER TO SOME, THE SMART PHONE. SMART PHONE. THE MUSEUM SAYS IT HAS THE MUSEUM SAYS IT HAS REVOLUTIONIZED THE WAY PEOPLE REVOLUTIONIZED THE WAY PEOPLE CONNECT AND PLAY. CONNECT AND PLAY.>>I JUST DON’T THINK IT SHOULD>>I JUST DON’T THINK IT SHOULD BE CLASSIFIED AS A TOY. BE CLASSIFIED AS A TOY. IT’S MORE OF LIKE A TOOL. IT’S MORE OF LIKE A TOOL.>>Reporter: ONLY TWO OR THREE>>Reporter: ONLY TWO OR THREE WILL MAKE THE CUT. WILL MAKE THE CUT.>>I THINK COLORING BOOKS>>I THINK COLORING BOOKS BECAUSE THEY’RE TIMELESS. BECAUSE THEY’RE TIMELESS.>>THE CORN POPPER DEFINITELY.>>THE CORN POPPER DEFINITELY.>>I LIKE MATCH BOXCARS.>>I LIKE MATCH BOXCARS.>>Reporter: FULL DISCLOSURE>>Reporter: FULL DISCLOSURE THIS REPORTER IS JUST A LITTLE THIS REPORTER IS JUST A LITTLE BIT BIASED. BIT BIASED. YOU SEE, AS A KID I COLLECTED HE YOU SEE, AS A KID I COLLECTED HE MAN, AND SKELATOR. MAN, AND SKELATOR. ACTUALLY, ALL OF THE MASTERS OF ACTUALLY, ALL OF THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE FIGURES. THE UNIVERSE FIGURES. WHICH AS YOU CAN SEE FOR SOME WHICH AS YOU CAN SEE FOR SOME REASON I STILL HAVE. REASON I STILL HAVE. 68 TOYS HAVE ALREADY BEEN 68 TOYS HAVE ALREADY BEEN INDUCTED. INDUCTED. INCLUDING LAST YEAR’S PICKS, INCLUDING LAST YEAR’S PICKS, UNO, PINBALL AND THE MAGIC 8 UNO, PINBALL AND THE MAGIC 8 BALL WHICH TOTALLY SAW IT BALL WHICH TOTALLY SAW IT COMING. COMING.>>IS THIS THE YEAR?>>IS THIS THE YEAR? YES, YES. YES, YES.>>Reporter: SO FAR NO>>Reporter: SO FAR NO PREDICTIONS ON THIS YEAR’S PREDICTIONS ON THIS YEAR’S FINALISTS AND WHO WILL COME OUT

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