With 12 teams to choose from, every kid can have a buddy to watch the game with! | Source: Ferrero

Kinder Joy, the egg from Ferrero with a creamy chocolate treat in one half and a toy in the other, is bringing basketball to dessert!

The new NBA Kinder Joy eggs feature famous basketball mascots, perfectly pocket-sized for little sports fans to take on the go. The different mascots kids can find in their egg include Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics, Charlotte Hornets, Chicago Bulls, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Clippers, Miami Heat, Milwaukee Bucks, Orlando Magic, Philadelphia 76ers, San Antonio Spurs, and Toronto Raptors.

The NBA eggs feature a basketball design to set them apart. | Source: Ferrero

Kids can scan each of the mascots with the Applaydu app, which uses augmented reality to allow kids to play with Kinder Joy toys. The app is adding special features for the new basketball eggs and is available on the App Store and Google Play.

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Kinder Joy has a number of themed eggs in addition to its classic candy. We’ve talked about the Avatar eggs before, but Kinder Joy also has toy-and-treat combos for Easter, the winter holidays, outer space, and more. 

The new Kinder Joy NBA eggs are available now at a variety of retailers. Next grocery store trip, get your favorite little baller a treat perfect for them!

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Bug Hartsock

Bug Hartsock

Bug is a News Writer for The Toy Insider, The Pop Insider, and The Toy Book. They are also a Master’s student in biology, currently studying sleep in arthropods. When they aren’t writing or working with small critters, they spend their time reading sci-fi novels, playing tabletop RPGs, or throwing creative projects at the wall. Bug had a mullet once, and is not against having one again. Reach out or find more from them at their website.