Toys are the talk of the town in New York City, and Oregon Scientific today offered a sneak peek of its newest creation: the Superman Laptop Advance Advance
. This unique, high-powered learning laptop will hit the shelves this summer, shortly after the release of Warner Bros.
Pictures’ upcoming feature film, Superman Returns.
This marks the second consecutive year for the world-renowned consumer electronics company to be awarded rights to the educational laptop license from Warner Bros. Consumer Products on behalf of DC Comics. Last year, Oregon Scientific produced the award-winning Batman Power Wing Laptop and this year’s Superman Laptop Advance promises to be an even greater success.
“Our partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products was extremely successful this past year and we’re confident that the coming year will be even better,” said Bill Uzell, Oregon Scientific Executive Vice President.
“It’s a great opportunity to be able to create an educational laptop inspired by the epic story of Superman. Kids are going to love how the Superman Laptop Advance pops open.”
Oregon Scientific’s Superman Laptop Advance
will be perfect for kids ages 5+ and will feature activities in math, logic, memory and spelling, 30 activities in English and 30 activities in Spanish. This is the company’s first licensed learning laptop that is fully bilingual. To embark on the learning adventure, aspiring young
Super Heroes merely wave their hand above the lid; this will trigger the classic theme song from the original Superman feature film and pop open the lid.\
An internal antenna within the lid functions with unique sensor technology, detecting a hand’s natural heat and electromagnetic field to spring the lid into
action. A QWERTY keyboard and LCD screen help lead young learners on a Super Hero adventure where imagination combines with learning and fun. The
projected MSRP is $59.99.
For ages 3 and up:
o For the youngest Super Heroes: the Superman Jr. Laptop will include eight learning activities with an ALPHA keyboard. Projected MSRP: $24.99.
For ages 5 and up:
o Take Superman learning with you on-the-go with Superman Pocket Learning F Fun un un; includes activities in math, spelling, logic and memory games. Projected MSRP: $9.99.