Interactive Spider-Man from Sphero cracks jokes, brings you on superhero missions

Wi-fi capabilities allow Spider-Man to download the latest updates and new missions, games, and more.

With the new generation of "Spider-Man" on the way to the movies in the next few weeks, it makes sense for toy stores to get their action figures, web slingers, and anything else that can allow kids to relive their fondest memories of the movie, and possibly some adults, too.

Sphero's Spider-Man in some ways feels similar to this, but in a much larger capacity, with a microphone that can listen to your phrases and respond, and with an app that you can take on various adventures. Sphero's Spider-Man comes with more than 400 pages of content, with 100 storylines.

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We're introducing new elements of either existing characters or we're exposing characters who may not be as well-known like Mister Negative who's relatively new to the Spider-Man universe.

"Starring one of the world's most iconic Super Heroes, Spider-Man features the acrobatic abilities, improvisation and web-slinging that the wall-crawler is famous for, while also introducing elements never-before-seen in a Spider-Man game".

When I connected the app to Spider-Man (you just hold the phone near Spider-Man), he immediately used my name and asked me if I was royal by birth.

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CEO Tim Cook said Amazon Prime Video, which includes original series like "Man in the High Castle", would be added to Apple TV. Against other smart home assistants, the HomePod's targets are different from ostensible competitors like the Amazon Echo.

The Spider-Man Interactive App-Enabled Super Hero is available now for both iOS and Android devices as a free app, although ol' Spidey himself will cost $249.99 when he launches in Australia.

Emotive Eyes - Spidey's LCD eyes express his every thought and emotion.

When not fighting bad guys, hang out and strike up some banter with Spider-Man.

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You can pick it up and move it around and, because of the accelerometer, it will react. In the game next to the story, you will also be saving people, which is important to complete a mission properly. For any Spider-Man fan, this is not only an interactive companion or toy, but it's a unique collectible and the ultimate alarm clock. This is why Sphero is making sure the toy will have voice recognition built in.

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