Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

After having way too much fun playing with Poopsie Slime Surprise last month, Little Button has been asking for a Poopsie Unicorn for Christmas. Every. Single. Day. And I’m not surprised at all. The slime was infectiously giggle-some and something that we have all enjoyed! The unicorn is a major part of the Poopsie collectable range, so it made sense to get it on the wish list quick as I can imagine these will go like hotcakes.

 

But, as it turned out, the Christmas elves were listening and Little Button was very lucky to get her hands on her own Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise. Just in time to give it a spin before Christmas to let you know what it’s like!

 

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

*If you’re not familiar with the Poopsie range, in essence, it’s a collectable slime making kit full of character! Just wait and see…. hehe!

 

 

Unboxing Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise comes in a pretty big box. And just like the single packs of slime surprise the opening is epic! There is a layer to ‘peel to reveal’ lots of surprises tucked into the packaging.

 

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

With the final reveal being the unicorn itself. Little Button had been crossing her fingers (and toes) for Oopsie Starlight, so was thrilled to see her peeking out of the box.

 

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

Isn’t she gorgeous! I hadn’t expected the unicorn to be as big and substantial as this. It’s easy to see that a lot of care and detail has gone into its creation. From the eyelashes, sparkly detailing and the iridescent pearly skin. It’s all there.

 

 

Here is the bundle of what was inside the box.

 

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

  • Surprise Unicorn
  • Potty
  • 4 unicorn food packets (the slime powder)
  • 4 unicorn shimmer packets
  • 2 unicorn magic packets
  • Unicorn sparkle packet
  • Exclusive bottle
  • Exclusive poop character keychain (you can put your slime in this)
  • Unicorn shirt and diaper
  • Unicorn spoon
  • Hair brush
  • Cleaning tool
  • Measuring cup

 

*That’s a lot of opening, making this a brilliant gift.

 

 

Let’s make some slime!

The idea behind Poopsie unicorn is that when fed, it will create and then poop a collectable slime into it’s potty. #slimegoals

 

In theory this sounded like it would be a piece of cake, but seeing the instructions for the first time did get me a little worried. They were too complicated for Little Button to read and follow on her own, but with a bit of help she was able to work through each of the steps. This is a toy which requires grown up supervision, especially on the first go.

 

 

Feeding time at the zoo

We followed the instructions very carefully, feeding the Poopsie unicorn as instructed. First with the glitter, then water, and finally slurps from the bottle. Except it all seemed to go wrong. Nothing seemed to stay in and she leaked from both ends right away.

 

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

 

We managed to save about half the slime from ‘take one’ and within about 10 minutes or so it had firmed up into a decent slime. Slime 5/10 (because half was missing). Pooping action 0/10.

 

 

Take Two

Before trying again I opened up the back to give it a good clean. I want to give the creators a giant mummy high-five for making this bit so easy. Thank you!! We’ve had toys in the past from other brands that were so difficult to clean that they just don’t get played with anymore. Easy cleaning makes all the difference.

 

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

So anyway. We tried again. This time making sure that the Poopsie unicorn had its belly button sticking out and the feeding switch correctly in place… or so we thought.

 

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

It was looking good… but no! Oopsie Starlight vomited the slime! Grooosssss!!!!

 

But all was not lost. This was the best slime we had made so far. After waiting about 10 minutes it looked full and amazing. #GoSlime 10/10. Pooping action 0/10.

 

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

 

Take Three

Clearly we were doing something wrong! So I dived in to check out the (very simple) mechanics by opening up the back and pushing all the buttons (with Poopsie unicorn empty).

 

And yes. That was it. What had been happening was that the switch hadn’t been fully locked into place to begin with. To get a feel for this, turn your unicorn upside down with the back open. Then flip the switch. You should be able to see the food tunnel open or closed dependant on the switch being fully engaged.

 

Next, the belly button issue. If it accidentally gets popped in mid-feed, popping it back out on its own won’t help. You have to reset this properly by taking out the plastic container and then putting in back in. With it empty, try pushing the belly button and you can see that it triggers the container to free flow (the poopsie unicorn to poop) if in place correctly to begin with.

 

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

So…. take three? It was a huge success! We did everything the same but with the switch and belly button all correctly set. And….. she pooped like a charm!

 

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

Whoop whoop! We both danced around the kitchen in glee. Because this time, it was blinking brilliant.

 

Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise Review

 

We had a full slime 10/10. And the pooping action worked just as it should 10/10.

 

 

Our overall thoughts

I was initially a bit worried. First when I saw the instructions. And then when the unicorn wasn’t pooping as it should. However, Little Button never lost faith. Insisting we must be doing it wrong. Which we were. And thank goodness we didn’t give up, because getting it right was so worth the wait. It’s fun, even more naughty than the Poopsie Slime Surprise we tried before, and Oopsie Starlight is simply gorgeous!

 

When I asked Little Button what she thought she gave it a million out of 10! Then promptly asked for another one for Christmas!

 

Fancy getting your hands dirty? Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise can be found retailing for £49.99 at Smyths, The Entertainer and Argos.

 

 

 

Disclosure: We were sent this Poopsie Unicorn Slime Surprise for Little Button to put through its paces. All views are my own, and Little Buttons!

 

 

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9 Comments

  1. October 26, 2018 / 2:31 pm

    Oh I’m so glad you figured it out in the end. But it must have been very frustrating in takes one and two. And I’m really impressed by how much you get. It makes the price tag much more worthwhile!

  2. October 26, 2018 / 5:35 pm

    This is a brilliant way of getting more out of all that slime. Very interactive and attractive too. I think her unicorn was very pretty looking

  3. October 26, 2018 / 8:26 pm

    LB has this on her Christmas list. She keeps asking for one every time we are in the entertainer. I’m just not sure as slime goes everywhere!

  4. October 27, 2018 / 4:08 am

    Glad you got there in the end. Nice to see it’s easy to clean. My daughter would definetly like this. She’s obsessed with unicorns and slime

  5. October 27, 2018 / 7:30 am

    This post was like a thrilling story line… Will the unicorn poop or not I never knew so much effort could come into kids toys. I hope my little one does chose difficult toys…
    Much love, Caitylis

  6. October 27, 2018 / 8:09 am

    We haven’t yet fallen into the slime craze but my daughter is unicorn obsessed so I have a feeling it won’t be long if she sees this!

  7. October 27, 2018 / 9:40 am

    I think I would have run out of patience but good for you for getting there in the end. I’m sure my grandson would find this very funny but we’d definitely end up with slime everywhere if they were allowed anywhere near it!

  8. October 27, 2018 / 3:29 pm

    Hilarious how you took us through all the takes! Glad you got there in the end and it’s so easy to clean! My 7yo would definitely love this x

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