Bandai America and Warner Bros. Consumer Products released the new ThunderCats toy line at U.S. retailers to support the premiere of the Warner Bros. animation TV series tonight at 8 p.m. on Cartoon Network.
The line features Bandai's innovative ThunderLynx magnet activation technology in the 4” figures, vehicles and play sets, which also come with interactive lights, sounds and actions. Products include the 4” basic figure; Deluxe ThunderTank with Snarf; Deluxe Sword of Omens and 8” collector figure.
Bandai also offers a digital party pack on its website, which includes free downloads of themed games, recipes, art and souvenirs.
“As this sweeping story of heroism takes on a 21st century re-imagination, Bandai America is thrilled to offer fans a chance to experience the ThunderCats adventure through our innovative collection of toys,” says Mark Schaffner, executive vice president of toys for Bandai America. “Each item in the ThunderCats toy line is crafted with great attention to detail and designed to provide an interactive, imaginative play experience for fans of all ages.”
“ThunderCats is set to thrill a new generation of fans and Bandai is the perfect partner to bring the show to life through their imaginative toy offerings,” says Karen McTier, executive vice president of domestic licensing and worldwide marketing for Warner Bros. Consumer Products. “From action figures to vehicles and fantastic role playing, Bandai’s lineup showcases the exciting world and characters of ‘ThunderCats.’”