ATG Toy Review: Harry Potter Mystery Wands

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So today we have a blog for you about a new toy at Walmart. I’m not sure if it’s an exclusive there or not. What we have is the Harry Potter Mystery Wand blind bag. Now me, I’m a huge Harry Potter fan. I loved all the books and all the movies (though I still need to see the new series). So when I saw that Walmart had Blind Bags with like 9 different wands I thought this could be really cool if done right. I have seen others make their own wands and they are pretty cool but for someone like me, I can’t afford 30+ dollars no matter how specialized or how genuine the material so to see wands for about $14 dollars was a cool thing.

So we ended up with our first blind bag having Neville Longbottom’s Wand in it. It was a good sturdy plastic with a good paint job. It has a good weight to it and is a good size to be a full sized HP wand. So we went back and I got 2 more wands to see if we could get some new ones and we got Tonks and Harry Potter’s wands. What I really want are the Voldemort and Death Eater wands, after all, I am very much interested in Villains of every stripe.

I think when all’s said and done with this it is a good cheap alternative to the more expensive custom wands. For a lower price, these have some great looks and good sturdiness. These are good looking plastic replicas and a good choice if you want a movie prop replica. Now don’t think I am dissing the custom ones by any means they are great and look great, but you will be getting something custom and most likely not one that looks like it’s from the movie…which in its own way is great since you can have your own one of a kind looking wand. But if you really want a cheap good looking movie replica this is the way to go!

Do you have any of the mystery wands yet? What do you think of them? Do you like the mystery aspect or would you rather know exactly what you’re getting? Sound off below and let us know what you think!

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7 thoughts on “ATG Toy Review: Harry Potter Mystery Wands

  1. I wanted a replica ward but I didn’t know where to start lol I just ended up buying a non HP ward from Amazon. lol But they look amazing!?

    1. I have several friends on the convention circuit down here in Florida who make their own wands and they run usually around 30 or 35 bucks I think and most of them look pretty awesome.

  2. Wow, cool. I actually didn’t know about this and I like how it’s much cheaper than those customized wands thingamagig going on. I would definitely want to purchase on for myself. I am huge Harry Potter Wizarding World geek so this would surely make me happy when I get my hands on one of these. Thank you so much for sharing!! I really appreciate your toy reviews because your perspective isn’t biased and just genuine.

    1. I’m glad this has helped. I try to never be biased in my reviews and just try to see things through fresh eyes whenever I can…now I admit some things (like the adventure time comic review) don’t always strike a chord in e no matter how hard I try to car but I do my best to keep myself open to everything. I may have to buy more of these wands soon as in a year from now the 2020 SyFy Bartow convention I go to will be based off Myths and Magic (this year was Steampunk themed). So hopefully I can get together a good wizard or maybe dragon tamer cosplay going by next year and have a good wand to go with it!

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