One of my favorite toy brands to check out at Toy Fair is Playmobil. They blow me away every year with their new sets and attention to details. Every set has special little touches that wow this 33 year old! So surely they will wow the younger crowd.
Recognized as trailblazers in imaginative play for more than 40 years, PLAYMOBIL will be debuting and expanding upon a wide range of innovative and imaginative lines in 2016.
So what Playmobil be showcasing at Toy Fair 2016?
Brand new playsets that will fuel any child’s imagination:
Cruise in style with the Porsche 911 Carrera S. Tour the road in the base model or take it to the shop and upgrade it with a rear spoiler, front apron, and red rims. Equipped with the functioning front, rear, and dashboard lights, this vehicle makes it easy to navigate the road at night. Set includes Porsche, two figures, show wall, rear spoiler, front apron, eight rims, car jack, tools, LECHUZA planter and other additional accessories.
Launch into an out-of-this-world adventure with the brand new Space Rocket with Launch Site. Outfitted with working lights and sounds, this rocket is mission-ready. Use the movable maintenance platform to help the space technicians inspect the rocket prior to launch. With the help of the repair robot, they can make sure that everything is in tip-top shape for the next space mission. Set includes two figures, rocket, launch structure, satellite, repair robot, mechanical tools, computer, and tons of other accessories.
Also there will be an expansion of PLAYMOBIL’s toddler-friendly line, PLAYMOBIL 1.2.3, which inspires a “yes I can” attitude in little ones. Bigger pieces make for easy handling providing toddlers with a sense of accomplishment as they play with the sets.
Take a ride on the wild side with the Large African Safari. Seat up to three passengers and the driver in the safari bus for an up close and personal look at lions, zebra, giraffe, elephant, croc, and more. There’s plenty of storage space for luggage in the vehicle’s side compartment. Set includes five figures, bus, plane with spinning propeller, truck with trailer, landscapes with trees, bridge, luggage, monkey, crocodile, giraffe, elephant, zebra, lions, and other accessories.
Have a roaring good time with a trip to the Large City Zoo. This family-friendly destination features animals of all kinds as kids explore species from around the world. Enter through the rocky arch topped with decorative animal cutouts and a colorful zoo sign. Once through the turnstiles, be sure to check out the feeding schedule so that kids can visit their favorite animals when they’re most active. Set includes seven figures, two adult lions and one cub, two adult and four baby penguins, peacock, fish with bucket, wheelbarrow with meat, child stroller, mouse, postcards, cash register, camera, fencing, and tons of other accessories.
Take a break from the summer heat with a visit to the Water Park with Slides. With two jumbo slides, one regular and one for tubing, kids can slip and slide their way down to the wave pool at the bottom. Set includes two adult figure, one child figure, multi-level structure with slides, tube, life ring, and lots of other accessories.
Set sail for swashbuckling adventures with the Pirate Raiders’ Ship. The fastest ship on the high seas, this floating ship features three main sails and can outrun pursuing soldier patrols. Don’t want to wait for bath time to play with this ship? Just snap the included wheels into the base to allow it to roll on hard surfaces, ensuring that kids can enjoy pirate adventures any time. Upgrade this set with the RC Underwater Motor (5536 – sold separately) to remotely guide the ship through water.
Make yourself at home in the Deluxe Dollhouse. This multilevel house has six rooms and plenty of space for all your knick-knacks. Set includes two figures, three-level home, mailbox, window boxes with flowers, and other accessories. Add homey touches and furnishings with the different add-on rooms (each sold separately).
Use your healing powers to help others at the Furnished Children’s Hospital. Set includes three adult figures, one child figure, one baby figure, rolling beds, reclining exam table, respirator, defibrillator, bandages, stethoscopes, medical charts and tools, baby doll, teddy bear, and tons of other accessories.