Posts tagged "hasbro"

Teen Activist Asks Hasbro To Market Easy-Bake Oven To Both Genders

When 13-year-old Mckenna Pope asked her 4-year-old brother Gavin what he wanted for Christmas, he answered "a dinosaur and an Easy-Bake Oven." Best Christmas list ever, right? But Mckenna soon found out that getting him a living, breathing dinosaur would be much less complicated than getting him an Easy-Bake Oven, thanks to the gender-specific way…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 4, 2012

6-Year-Old Girl (Board) Gamer Calls Out Hasbro For Gender Inequality

I never played Guess Who? all that much as a child, which might explain why I never realized how imbalanced it is in terms of gender. Or maybe I just wasn’t as perceptive as this six-year-old girl, who not only noticed that there are only five girls compared to 19 boys, but also took the…
By: The Mary Sue / November 19, 2012

Crave: Updated Clue Board Game

We loved playing Hasbro's Clue game when we actually had time to play board games, so we're very excited about the updated version with a modern twist. The murder happens during a soiree at a millionaire mogul's mansion and you have to determine which guest killed the host. Some weapons have changed -- the revolver…
By: Annika Harris / August 25, 2008