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PixelBlocks Building System

PixelBlocks Building System - Reviewed by Kidzworld on Dec 27, 2006
( Rating: 5 Star Rating)

Let your imagination run wild and build stained glass models with the Pixel Blocks building system. Check out toys and games for kids and teens.

PixelBlocks are tiny blocks based on the tiniest dots of color you see on your computer or television screen called pixels - short for picture elements. PixelBlocks come in a single shaped block and can be stacked top-to-bottom or locked together side-to-side. The unique shape of the PixelBlocks means you can build 2-D designs or 3-D models and they come in 20 different colors so builders can let their imagination run wild and put together an endless number of different creations. One of the really neat features of PixelBlocks is that you can turn any photo or piece of artwork into a permanent PixelBlocks creation using their Digital Stained Glass Creator. You just upload your picture to the site - and they'll give you instructions on how you can build that picture using PixelBlocks. So, you can make a model of your best friend, your pet or whatever else you want. PixelBlocks only come in one shape, however, so building can take a long time and some kids may find sliding pieces together awkward and difficult.

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  • PixelBlocks can be stacked top-to-bottom or locked together side-to-side.
  • Create models of your own photos and artwork using the Digital Stained Glass Creator.
  • PixelBlocks come in 20 different colors.
  • PixelBlocks can connect to LEGO and other building sets.
  • Build models from included instructions or create your own design.
  • PixelBlocks - Thumbs Down

  • PixelBlocks only come in one size.
  • Pieces are sometimes difficult to slide together and completed models are difficult to take apart.
  • Pixel Blocks Rating: 3
    Age: 6 and up.
    Price Range: 3

  • PixelBlocks sets can be bought in various sizes. For more info, head to www.pixelblocks.com.
  • Price Range Legend
    $0-$15 = 1
    $16-$30 = 2
    $31-$45 = 3
    $46-$60 = 4
    $60+ = 5

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