Here’s a chance for kids who grew up in the 70s and 80s to relive the glory of Masters of the Universe: the Masters of the Universe Classics Snake Mountain Playset from Super7. While Skeletor’s lair isn’t nearly as iconic as Castle Grayskull, it is nevertheless a must-have for any completionist fan of MOTU.
Besides, this particular set is massive and that alone is a good enough reason to warrant its purchase. Of course, that’s not to mention the details it possessed. All told, the Masters of the Universe Classics Snake Mountain Playset measures a massive 48 inches (122 cm) wide and towers at an impressive 36 inches (91 cm). The size dwarfs even the 3,000+ pieces Mega Construx Castle Grayskull set.
Playability is assure by a demon with a moveable jaw, a bridge over Laval falls, a functioning trap door, and a breakaway wall secret entrance. The set further features real chains for shackling Skeletor’s enemies, Skeletor’s table and bone throne, horrifying dungeon creatures, and more.
The set was previously on pre-order and have seen quite a delays, but it is finally shipping. If you missed it, fret not because, it looks like pre-orders for January 2021 delivery is still open. So, if you want one, you ought to act it fast.
But you have to know it doesn’t come cheap. At US$599.99, it will definitely break a hole in the wallet leaving a gaping hole like the breakaway wall. If you are super fan, this is a must-have notwithstanding the high price because, according to Toy Hype USA, this may very be the last of MOTU product to come out of Super7 and Mattel.
Source: Toy Hype USA.