Mojo Nation Toy Design Award

SPONSORED BY:

Mojo Nation

PRIZE: All finalists will be given free tickets to the Mojo Pitch; this is a virtual pitching event taking place in September that allows you to pitch your concept directly to product acquisitions execs from over 30 of the world’s biggest toy and game companies, each looking to license great new ideas. The overall winning student will also get 12 one-hour virtual one-on-one mentorship sessions with some of the industry’s top designers.

OVERVIEW: Create the toy industry’s next smash-hit surprise/reveal collectible range.

RELEVANT FOR: Product & Industrial Design.

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Submit your entries by Friday 14 August (23.59PM).

WINNER NAME:

Tara Janes @tarajdesign

UNIVERSITY:

Industrial Design & Technology, Loughborough University

TITLE OF WORK: 

Collectimals

DESCRIPTION OF WORK:

Collectimals is a blind-box surprise reveal toy that teaches children about endangered animals in a light-hearted way. There are multiple unboxing stages relevant to each of the three habitats: sea, snow and rainforest, and the more endangered an animal, the rarer the toy is.

AWARD BRIEF DESCRIPTION:

Mojo nation invited the designers to create the toy industry’s next smash-hit surprise/reveal collectible range.

JUDGES COMMENTS:

Tara’s Collectimals is a smart idea, boasting serious parent-pester potential and featuring three different fun unboxing processes and a timely, on-trend theme.

AWARD PRIZE:

All finalists will be given free tickets to the Mojo Pitch; this is a virtual pitching event taking place in September that allows you to pitch your concept directly to product acquisitions execs from over 30 of the world’s biggest toy and game companies, each looking to license great new ideas. The overall winning student will also get 12 one-hour virtual one-on-one mentorship sessions with some of the industry’s top designers.