Last Updated on December 23, 2019 by Danielle
Hasbro unveiled the newest additions to the Beyblade Burst toy line at the New York Toy Fair 2018. Here’s a sneak peek of what to expect later this year.
3-2-1 let it rip! Wondering what’s new and exciting in the world of Beyblade Burst? Hasbro announced the latest Beyblade Burst Evolution toys at the New York Toy Fair earlier this year. Let’s take a sneak peek at what’s new and hot in the world of Beyblades for 2018!
The Switchstrike line is all-new for 2018! With Switchstrike, fans can change up their striking powers and customize the course of battle. The Beyblade Burst app has been updated to support battle in over 90 countries for epic global multiplayer competition, earn achievements to progress from Rookie to Ultimate Beyblade Master, choose enhanced digital top selections like Beyblade Switchstrike tops, and much more! Get ready for epic battles as you strive to become the Ultimate Beyblade Burst Master. So without further ado, let’s jump right into the spring and fall releases.
Check out the Beyblade Burst Evolution REVEAL direct from New York Toy Fair 2018!
New Beyblade Burst Evolution Toys At New York Toy Fair 2018
Beyblade Burst Evolution | Spring 2018
First, let’s take a look at what’s launching in Spring 2018.
Beyblade Burst Evolution Switchstrike Starter Pack
Ages: 8+ | Retail Price: $12.99 | Available: January 2018
The Beyblade Burst Evolution Switchstrike Starter Pack is the perfect starting point for fans who want to experience Switchstrike tops with new Beyblade technology that allows them to change up striking powers and customize the course of battle. These tops burst into pieces as you engage in epic battle. It can be used in conjunction with the companion Beyblade Burst app. This Starter Pack set includes a single Beyblade Burst Switchstrike top and a Switchstrike right/left-spin launcher.
Beyblade Burst Evolution Star Storm Battle Set
Ages: 8+ | Retail Price: $34.99 | Available: January 2018
Looking for epic Beyblade battles? The Beyblade Burst Evolution Star Storm Battle Set is designed with new Beyblade tech – allowing fans to change up striking powers and customize the course of battle. These tops are compatible with the Beyblade Burst app. This set features one Beyblade Burst Star Storm Beystadium, (2) Beyblade Burst Switchstrike right/left spin launchers, and (2) Beyblade Burst Switchstrike right-spin tops.
Beyblade Burst Evolution Dual Threat Launcher
Ages: 8+ | Retail Price: $9.99 | Available: January 2018
Looking to switch up the action? The Dual Threat Launcher is a string launcher featuring a wide grip and two launching modes. Bladers can choose to launch either left or right spinning tops, depending on their abilities.
Beyblade Burst Beylocker
Ages: 8+ | Retail Price: $19.99 | Available: January 2018
Looking for the perfect storage for your Beyblade equipment? The Beylocker allows you to conveniently take your Beyblade Burst tops, launchers, ripcords and more to a friend’s place. This set includes the case as well as a single Beyblade Burst Valtryek top. It’s the perfect storage solution for Beybladers on the go.
Beyblade Burst Chaos Core Beystadium
Ages: 8+ | Retail Price: $9.99 | Available: January 2018
Welcome to the Beyblade Burst Chaos Core Beystadium, an octagon arena featuring cool grooves that gravitate the tops toward the center of the stadium for no-holds-barred action! Compete with friends online or challenge others worldwide with the Beyblade Burst companion app. Bladers can unlock the digital Beystadium in the Beyblade Burst app by scanning the code.
Beyblade Burst Evolution | Fall 2018
Now let’s take a look at what’s launching later this Fall 2018.
Beyblade Burst Evolution Switchstrike Battle Tower
Ages: 8+ | Retail Price: $49.99 | Available: Fall 2018
Ready to take your battles to the next level? With the Switchstrike Battle Tower launching this fall, players can choose two or even four-player epic battles with multi-tiered battling action. One side is designed for two-players, while the flip side supports up to four players! This set is compatible with the companion Beyblade Burst app. This set comes with one Beyblade Burst Switchstrike Battletower, (2) Beyblade Burst Switchstrike right-spin launchers, and (2) Beyblade Burst Switchstrike right-spin tops.
Beyblade Burst Digital Control Kit
Ages: 8+ | Retail Price: $39.99 | Available: Fall 2018
Brace yourself for epic digital battle with the Beyblade Burst Digital Control Kit. What’s cool? Using your smart device and Bluetooth technology, players can rip into action and control their top’s every movement! It seamlessly blends the physical and digital worlds into an exciting experience. By simply using the app, you can spin your Beyblade Burst top either left or right, send it into a speed boost, or unleash an Avatar attack on your opponent. How cool is that?! This set features a Beyblade Burst Command Launcher, Bluetooth-enabled Beyblade Burst Top, and one Beyblade Burst Battle Platform. Two kits featuring these Bluetooth-enabled Beyblade Burst Tops include the Genesis Valtryek V3 or Fafnir F3. Epic battles await!
Beyblade Burst Evolution XCALIUS Set
Ages: 8+ | Retail Price: $19.99 | Available: Fall 2018
Last but certainly not least, we have the XCALIUS. The XCALIUS is boasted as the fastest launcher to date in the Beyblade Burst Evolution line. Get ready for epic, hyper-speed battles like never before! The XCALIUS boasts a 1.5 times faster launch time and delivers an incredible amount of spins per rotation for an unrivaled experience. It requires the Beyblade Burst Beystadium, which is sold separately. What’s neat is that the XCALIUS can be used with either left or right-spinning tops. Want to send your strategy into overdrive? Using various Beyblade Burst components, you can customize the tops with over 15,000 different possible combinations. This set comes packaged with a single Beyblade Burst XCALIUS Sword Launcher and a Beyblade Burst right-spin top. Are you ready to burst into action?!
So that’s a wrap! We hope you enjoyed your ‘First Look’ at the new Beyblade Burst toys for 2018. It looks to be another exciting year for Beyblade fans. Some of these toys were awesome enough to make our Best New Toys of Toy Fair 2018 list. So which Beyblade Burst products are you most excited about. Let us know in the comments below. We’d love to hear from our readers!