BIG-FIGS™, Gift ‘ems®, Nintendo®, XPV® and More Top Kids’ Wish Lists
SANTA MONICA, CA – November 10, 2016 – Leading U.S. toy and consumer products manufacturer JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK) brings imagination, innovation and fun to a wide assortment of its playthings this holiday season. JAKKS’ extensive portfolio will have parents racing to retailers for top branded toys sure to be on kids’ wish lists. From collectibles to action figures, and dolls to remote controlled vehicles, JAKKS has something for children of all ages.
For fans & vehicle-kids:
BIG-FIGS™ large-scale action figures provide not only hours of play and collectability, but also BIG value! The figures range from 18-inch to 48.5-inch in height, with 20-inch figures offering the widest assortment of characters across entertainment’s hottest properties at an incredible value. The 31-inch and 48.5-inch BIG-FIGS™ action figures are the ultimate gifts and most include special features such as lights, sounds, and motion sensors. All BIG-FIGS™ action figures are fully articulated and range in price from $19.99 to $99.99 and are recommended for ages 3 and older.
MAX AND FRIENDS CLIFF CLIMBER™:
Max and Friends Cliff Climber™ truck has large back wheels that split open to provide the extra traction needed to climb up and over a variety of obstacles. Also, because the Max and Friends Cliff Climber™ truck is part of the Max and Friends™ crew, he can push and pull up to 100 pounds. Cliff says a variety of phrases and comes with cool sound effects for a great interactive toy experience. The Max and Friends Cliff Climber™ truck is recommended for ages 6 and older at a suggested retail price of $59.99.
WORLD OF NINTENDO® MARIO KART TAPE RACERS™:
Mario Kart Tape Racers™ toys allow kids to bring the magic of Mario Kart off the video game screen to life. Kids can use their imaginations to recreate or customize their own Mario Kart tracks anywhere they want. These tape tracks can easily be applied and provide safe and easy removal from any surface without damage. Recommended for kids ages 3 and older, Mario Kart Tape Racers™ feature Mario, Luigi, Shy Guy, Toad, Yoshi, and Bullet Bill, and range in price from $7.99 to $19.99.
XPV® RC SKATEBOARDING MIKEY:
XPV® RC Skateboarding Mikey is a remote controlled vehicle with extreme moves. Mikey does amazing skateboard tricks, including wheelies, 360s, one-footed spins, and self-rights when knocked over. Mikey even comes equipped with 20 radical sound phrases and effects. Already topping retailer and consumer toy awards, XPV® RC Skateboarding Mikey is recommended for kids ages 4 and older and is available exclusively at Wal-Mart for a suggested retail price of $59.99. (Awards & Accolades: Wal-Mart’s Chosen by Kids Top Toys List; Toy Insider Hot Holiday Gift Guide – RC Category; National Parenting Product Award Winner).
For crafty kids:
The Cookie Crafter™ playset is a battery operated fun and easy to use way for kids to make unique cookie creations using graham crackers and decorations from home. Kids place a graham cracker on the base, shape with the designed-for-safety cookie crafting tool, decorate and enjoy! The Cookie Crafter™ playset is recommended for kids ages 6 and older at a suggested retail price of $19.99.
Gift ‘ems® is a collectible miniature doll brand that currently has 84 mini-dolls representing major cities from countries all over the world. The diverse dolls are each packed as a surprise gift in a patent pending gift box which transforms into a diorama revealing scenic images, country flag, the doll’s city of origin, and her name. Gift ‘ems® dolls each have four interchangeable parts so kids can mix and match fashions to create their own unique look. Gift ‘ems™ playsets include the Tour Bus and the Hotel & Spa, and are recommended for girls ages 4 and older and range in price from $3.99-$14.99. (Awards & Accolades: Toy Insider Hot Holiday Gift Guide – Collectible Category; TTPM Most Wanted Collectible Category).
From Disney, Marvel and Star Wars:
DISNEY PRINCESS BELLE MUSICAL TEA PARTY CART:
Children are invited to a special tea party with Mrs. Potts and Chip with the Disney Princess Belle Musical Tea Party Cart. As kids push the tea cart, the top begins to spin and plays the iconic song, “Be Our Guest.” The Belle Musical Tea Cart requires 3 AA Batteries (included), and is recommended for children ages 3 and older at a suggested retail price of $59.99. (Awards & Accolades: National Parenting Product Award Winner).
ELENA OF AVALOR: ELENA ROYAL BALL GOWN:
Inspired by Disney’s Elena of Avalor, a brave and adventurous teenager learning to lead her kingdom as crown princess, kids can dress up as Elena for the Royal Ball with an innovative role-play dress that lights up to the beat of “My Time,” the song featured in the show. Recommended for children ages 3 and older, the Elena Royal Ball Gown can be found at all major retailers at a suggested price of $34.99. (Awards & Accolades: Toy Insider Hot Holiday Gift Guide – Role Play Category).
MAGICAL WAND CINDERELLA:
Pretend to be Disney Princess Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother with the Magical Wand Cinderella doll. With a wave of the magical wand, kids can help Cinderella get ready for the royal ball: a short wave starts the magic, while a longer wave creates a colorful light show on Cinderella’s dress while she sings “Bippidi Bobbidi Boo,” or “A Dream a Wish Your Heart Makes.” Magical Wand Cinderella is perfect for children ages 3 and older and is available at retail for a suggested price of $39.99. (Awards & Accolades: Toy Insider Hot Holiday Gift Guide – Doll Category; National Parenting Product Award Winner).
SINGING MOANA & FRIENDS:
Relive the adventure with Moana, her loyal pet pig Pua, and her rooster friend Heihei! With a push of Moana’s shell necklace, listen to Moana say movie phrases and sing her song, “How Far I’ll Go,” as her iconic necklace lights up! Singing Moana & Friends is recommended for children ages 3 and older at a suggested retail price of $34.99.
FROZEN NORTHERN LIGHTS ELSA:
Elsa needs special help to bring back the Northern Lights and restore her powers! Hold your hand over the snowflake and watch as the beautiful Northern Lights sparkle on Elsa’s dress! Additionally, kids can wave their hand over the snowflake to create beautiful colors, lights and sounds Northern Lights Elsa is perfect for children ages 3 and over and is available at retail for a suggested price of $39.99. (Awards & Accolades: Kmart Fab 15; Toy Insider Hot 20).
TSUM TSUM COLLECTIBLE FIGURES:
Tsum Tsum (“Stack Stack” in Japanese) is a playful, adorable collection of your favorite Disney characters that kids and the kid-at-heart can collect, stack and display. The collective figurines come in three different sizes and feature hundreds of treasured Disney characters from dozens of your favorite stories. Tsum Tsum is recommended for kids ages 6 and older and ranges in price from $7.99 to $19.99. (Awards & Accolades: Kmart Fab 15; National Parenting Product Award Winner).
TSUM TSUM MARVEL COLLECTIBLE FIGURES:
Adding to the popular Tsum Tsum collectible character collection are Tsum Tsum Marvel collectible figurines. These Tsum Tsum figurines also come in three different sizes and feature new and classic Marvel properties and characters. Tsum Tsum Marvel is recommended for kids ages 6 and older and ranges in price from $7.99 to $19.99
TSUM TSUM ADVENT CALENDAR:
Each day, kids can open a new window to reveal a surprise Tsum Tsum figurine or accessory to create a gingerbread themed scene. With 18 different sized Tsum Tsum figurines, each in holiday attire, as well as six holiday themed accessories, kids can enjoy counting down to the holidays with the Disney Tsum Tsum Advent Calendar. Suggested for kids ages 6 and older, the Disney Tsum Tsum Advent Calendar is available for a suggested retail price of $39.99.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story themed BIG-FIGS™:
Fans can find characters from the Star Wars Saga including their new favorites from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story available in BIG-FIGS™ large scale action figures of various sizes.(Awards & Accolades: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story themed BIG-FIGS– National Parenting Product Award Winner)