I am sure you are familiar with the Playmobil figure. Now imagine the Playmobil figure but with the head sculpt of Winnie the Pooh, or Mickey Mouse. I know right? It’d look weird. And also, that’s exactly what Playmobil did with its newly listed Disney Winnie the Pooh and Mickey & Minnie play sets.
Joining the Playmobil line of movie/TV show toy cars that already include the likes of Knight Rider K.I.T.T., The A Team Van, Back to the Future DeLorean, and more is the Ferrari 308 GTS Quattrovalvole from 80s crime drama Magnum, p.i. Not going to lie. This is quite unexpected.
Want to stop your kids from playing with your precious matching scale model of your Ferrari SF90 Stradale hypercar? Well, here’s a solution: Playmobil Ferrari SF90 Stradale. Ferrari’s series-production plug-in hybrid electric vehicle is now in Playmobil scale, complete with lighting effects, and supplied with a golfing couple and accessories.
Last year, Playmobil revealed a collaboration with Shueisha to bring Naruto: Shippuden to Playmobil. In case you have missed it, in addition to the 12 characters revealed last year, Playmobil has added another 12 characters to the collection, bringing it to a total of 24 Playmobil figures.
Japanese manga/anime Naruto is 20 this year. To be precise, it is the Naruto Anime that is 20 in 2022. German toymaker Playmobil has revealed last month that it is partnering with the anime franchise to offer the first figures from the Naruto: Shippuden series.
The recommended ages say it is for children but the price is kind for grown-ups. We are talking about the new Playmobil Star Trek Klingon Bird of Prey (71089). That’s right. It’s Commander Kruge’s Klingon Bird-of-Prey spaceship.
Looks like Dyson isn’t the only appliance company that wants toy versions of its appliances to be available to children. LG wants in too. At this year’s IFA 2022 in Berlin, the South Korean electronics giant has revealed that it has partnered with German toy brand Playmobil to introduce an exclusive collection of LG-themed toys.
Still on Playmobil… if the fictional car isn’t your cuppa, then perhaps you may be interested in a couple of classic cars that have made their mark in the history of automobiles. Folks, meet the Playmobil Mercedes-Benz 300 SL (70922) and Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7 (70923).
This is it. Playmobil has become the unofficial go-to toy brand for affordable toys of 80s iconic vehicles. The latest to join 80s iconic vehicles from the A-Team, Ghostbusters, Scooby-Doo, and Back to the Future is K.I.T.T. – straight out from the classic 80s series, Knight Rider.
The original Mini Cooper may be from the same era as the Volkswagen Beetle and the Volkswagen Bus. However, it seems like the VW bus, and to some extent, the VW Beetles, have gotten the love of modern folks as toy cars and even as a cooler.