Monsuno toys are set to storm Europe and the States when Jakks Pacific’s new animated series Monsuno hits the small screen.
The Monsuno show features action adventure stories, mainly aimed at boys, in which kids battle destructive creatures. Monsuno will be screened first on Nicktoons in April 2012.
US toy company Jakks Pacific are the master toymaker for the Monsuno toys range.
In Europe the well-known Italian toy company Giochi Preziosi are Jakks marketing and distribution partner for Monsuno toys, with UK subsiduary Flair the UK distributor. Monsuno toys launched first in July 2012.
Flair Chairman Peter Brown promises ‘a new type of action figure, very intricate’ for the Monsuno toy range.
Monsuno action figures, gadgets, collectibles and role play items make up the first wave of licensed Monsuno toys. The Monsuno range also features battling Cores, collectable in their own right, plus integrating with Monsuno trading cards. Monsuno Cores fight it out in the Monsuno Battle Arena.
Each Monsuno Core comes with a game card and has a collector’s number. Monsuno Cores feature a unique spinning action and contain a Monsuno Monster which is released on impact with another Core. The motorized Monsuno Wild Core can spin for up to 20 minutes. Enhance gameplay with the Monsuno Strike Launcher toy and Monsuno Auto Strike Multi Launcher.
With role play items such as the Monsuno Strike Glove players can even control their Monsuno Core with laser-guided accuracy. Get further tooled up with the Monsuno Stock Clip and Battle Bandolier.
Monsuno Cores can be played anywhere using the fold-away snap-apart Monsuno Launch Zone Arena and Monsuno Strike Sector playsets.