Do you remember the Sphero? It was a ball that combined with a robot. The result? A ball you could control like a robot.
The Ollie, unlike Sphero, is a tube. This gives it very different maneuverability. The Sphero company clearly have this one pegged as a more ruggard and perhaps outdoor toy. That explains the tank tracks.
Could this be a Christmas 2015 best seller? I think it’s in with a shout and Sphero will certainly be hoping so.
Tempted by one yourself? Or one for the tribe?