Pool time: Cool pool toys

By Columbus Alive
From the July 5, 2012 edition

For those who thought getting wetter couldn’t get better. Behold.

Near-sadistic water guns

You definitely want tickets to this gun show.

Nerf Super Soaker Electrostorm Blaster

$10, Hasbro.com

Nerf Super Soaker Lightning Storm Blaster

$25, Hasbro.com

Water-bouncing ball

Waboba brand balls promise the same bouncing power on water as a rubber ball has on land.

Waboba Extreme

$9, Amazon.com

Jellyfish pool lights

While they’re not nearly as nimble or beautiful as the real thing, these colorful swimmers don’t sting.

Swimways Ocean Art Mini-Jellies

$17, Target.com

iPod dock and waterproof, floating speakers

Turn up the bass, bro. I love Kenny Loggins!

Ion Water Rocker

$100, Ionaudio.com

Floating cooler

Because nothing bombs a buzz quite like climbing in and out of the pool for a new beer.

Intex Mega Chill Floating Cooler

$12, Walmart.com