In time for the last stretch of the 2009 Holiday Season, all six collectible mixed martial arts figurines in the Round 5 UFC Series 1 are now available exclusively at Toys”R”Us retail locations across the United States, it was announced today by Barron Lau, Round 5 CEO and co-founder and Damon Lau, president and co-founder. UFC Series 1 includes standouts Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell, Georges “Rush” St. Pierre, “Suga” Rashad Evans, Kenny “KenFlo” Florian, Clay “The Carpenter” Guida and Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida.
The collectibles are scheduled to be available at other retail outlets and at www.Round5MMA.com early in 2010.
“We are pleased to have been able to step up production to enable Toys’R’Us to stock our first Round 5 UFC Series in time for the holidays,” said Damon Lau. “Our previous Series were a big hit last year at this time, and response to this group has been very strong.”
The six collectibles are presented in a new UFC-themed packaging that includes action photos of each respective fighter's memorable moments as well as a short biography.