Here is a look at some of the toys in Playmates Toys'
new line, based on the upcoming Universal Studios King Kong
movie, directed by three-time Academy Award winner Peter Jackson ("The Lord of the Rings" trilogy). Look for the toys to hit shelves on October 1st 2005, and the movie to hit theaters on December 14, 2005.
Basic Figure Asst.
- 6" scale (8 styles total)
- Available this fall at mass market retailers for the suggested retail price $9.99
Deluxe Figure Asst.
- At a towering 11", the Deluxe Roaring Kong and Deluxe Bull T-Rex action figures
- 11" scale (2 figures total) -- Deluxe Roaring Kong and Deluxe Bull T-Rex
- Both figures feature 14 points of articulation at the neck, shoulders, elbows, wrists, hands, hips and knees
- SRP $17.99
14" Feature Kong Figure
- Highly detailed 14" figure features sound effects including roaring, stomping and ambient jungle noises
- With 22 points of articulation, this Kong walks around on his front knuckles and when standing up, Kong shakes his arms in the air
- SRP $24.99
Role Play Toys
- Role play set includes Kong mask and breakaway chains
- Deluxe, electronic Kong arms allow children to experience the power of Kong
- SRP $9.99 and $19.99
Battling Action Game
- Kong vs. T-Rex Battle Game including 6" Kong and 6" T-Rex
- Game features posable Kong and T-Rex figures that twist and swing to attack, each monster has a collapsible feature, and unique fighting techniques
- SRP $14.99
Skull Island Playset
- Multi environment playset inspired by the mysterious Skull Island
- Designed to play with the 6" action figure collection
- SRP $29.99
- 8" Kong basic soft figures
- 11" roaring Kong soft figures includes chest-activated roaring sounds
- SRP $5.99 and $9.99