New York Toy Fair 2014 Overview – Tek Recon Predator

https://static.googleusercontent.com/external_content/picasaweb.googleusercontent.com/slideshow.swf Tek Recon was a bit of a find for me last year at Toy Fair. A year after the Kickstarter and subsequent release, what have they been up to? The Tek Recon Predator. STATS: MSRP: $49.99 Ammo Capacity: 100 (50 rounds on each side of the magazine) Range: 100′ Features: Removable stock, sight(s), LEDContinue reading “New York Toy Fair 2014 Overview – Tek Recon Predator”

REVEAL: Tek Recon Predator for 2014! New Blaster! (New York Toy Fair)

Tek Recon broke out at last year’s Toy Fair with it’s app, new styled, reusable rubber ring NRG ammo, and promises of high capacity and high ranges mixed with video game FPS action. The Hammer Head and the Havok generated a lot of buzz via Kickstarter and E3, with some astounding community outreach there andContinue reading “REVEAL: Tek Recon Predator for 2014! New Blaster! (New York Toy Fair)”

Tek Recon: Final Stand Contest

Saw this teaser on Facebook for Tek Recon – 5 PM!  I think EST (their HQ in Toronto, Canada, after all) so plan accordingly! They’re at 41k now, so the kickstarter campaign with 10 days to go is ALMOST THERE!  Here’s hoping this contests puts it over the top. EDIT: THE RULES   “Tek ReconContinue reading “Tek Recon: Final Stand Contest”

Tek Recon update – a beta look at the App

Tek Recon released a first look at the beta of their gaming app today, showcasing how the devices will interact in gameplay and a peek at some of the powerups, scopes, sound effects, gametypes, AMMO COUNTER, etc.  I’m really curious how the Medic and Drone powerups are going to work, as I’m assuming hits andContinue reading “Tek Recon update – a beta look at the App”

Tek Recon Update #3: Firing demo and Trigger explanation!

Fresh update from Tek Recon.  Pretty much says it all right there.  And holy crap.  A proper semi-auto trigger pull OR pump-action fires the blaster, you can use either mode.  The pump-action works a bit better for rapid fire, while the trigger I guess allows for that steady shot. What I wonder is if thereContinue reading “Tek Recon Update #3: Firing demo and Trigger explanation!”

TEK RECON: KICKSTARTER IS LIVE (UPDATE) – Hammer Head, Havok

KICKSTARTER LINK IS HERE:http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/graemebissett/tek-recon-the-first-real-life-video-game Got word of this from the fine folks at Tek Recon – they’re launching a little early, and ON KICKSTARTER.  I’ll let them explain in the press release below. “TEK RECON: BRINGING VIDEO GAMES TO LIFE!One of the most anticipated product launches of 2013 hits KICKSTARTER on May 9th TORONTO, MayContinue reading “TEK RECON: KICKSTARTER IS LIVE (UPDATE) – Hammer Head, Havok”