Just a couple of days ahead of New York’s International Toy Fair, Mattel has previewed just some of its new products for 2011 centering on Disney’s hottest properties: Cars 2 from Disney/Pixar and the Disney Princess collection.
We are pleased to be able to report that we will be on-hand at the show and hope to bring you news on many more great Disney products from Mattel and Fisher-Price soon.
Cars 2 Die-Cast Collectibles
With new cars premiering each month, Mattel continues to produce its popular line of 1:55 die-cast assortment of Cars 2 characters. Here we get a look at Lightning McQueen detailed for the World Grand Prix as well as new characters Finn McMissile and Holly Shiftwell. The die-cast cars retail for $4.99 each.
Cars 2 Tokyo Spinout Track Set
Little racers will speed, jump and spin with the Cars 2 Tokyo Spinout Track Set and be part of Lightning McQueen’s stunt defying race just like the movie. Load up two cars into the sets dual launchers and the action begins! Watch as the launched cars race toward the elevated spinning platform attempting to be spun high above the roaring river below and speed to safety. Only one car can claim victory while the other gets spun out of control and off the track. Set includes one die-cast Cars vehicle. Available March 2011. ARP: $29.99.
Disney Princess Swimming Ariel
Water play is a splash away with the most iconic mermaid of all – Ariel – as The Swimming Mermaid Ariel doll. Little girls simply turn the seashell at her waist then place Ariel into the water to watch her really swim! Bath time becomes playtime as Ariel’s tail moves up and down as she swims through the water just like in the movie! Available June 2011. ARP: $16.99.
Disney Princess Transforming Doll
One of the most memorable moments from each Disney Princess fairy tale is the magical transformation into a Disney Princess. These special moments are now captured with beautifully detailed dolls that make a complete fairy tale transformation just like in the movies. Each of the four Disney Princess characters in the assortment makes a dramatic change from girl to royalty with a simple twist and turn to reveal their royal ball gown. Available June 2011. ARP: $19.99.
Disney Princess Cinderella’s Carriage
Girls and their Cinderella dolls will arrive at the royal ball in style with the Disney Princess Cinderella’s Carriage. The intricately decorated carriage captures an elegant “pumpkin”-inspired” décor with pink adorned seats and beautiful sparkly details. Of course, the carriage is pulled by a royal horse to make sure that each princess get to the ball on time! Includes horse and carriage. Doll not included. Available June 2011. ARP: $39.99.
Disney Princess Ultimate Dream Castle
The quintessential Disney Princess castle that every little girl will want! A fairytale in itself, the castle stands three stories tall, featuring iconic rooms themed to each Disney Princess and more than 50 different play pieces to bring the fairytales to life. Features and areas of play include: Tiana’s kitchen, where she can whip up a pot of “gumbo;” Belle’s dining room where the dolls can “eat” and watch Lumiere and the napkins come to life; take a ride on Jasmine’s magic carpet elevator to the second floor; Ariel’s under-the-sea bathroom has a seashell tub that even has real bubble sounds; while Snow White’s vanity room is an area to get ready for the ball; each girl can get her beauty rest in Sleeping Beauty’s bedroom where her fairy godmothers are watching over or wish upon a star on the balcony and waltz the night away to enchanted music. Explore all the rooms for royal fun! Dolls not included. Available June 2011. ARP: $149.99.