Sneak peek shines spotlight on figures, vehicles and playsets created in partnership with Silvergate Media, producer of the popular animated TV property
Moose Toys a leading innovator in the toy industry, revealed the highly-anticipated first-look at its new Octonauts toy line, launching August 2022. In partnership with Silvergate Media, Moose will release a range of vehicles, figures, plush and playsets based on the popular animated TV property “Octonauts” and its latest new series, “Octonauts: Above & Beyond,” to preschool toy aisles nationwide. Moose will continue the Octo-fun with line expansions, including new characters, vehicles and more, in late 2022.
“Anticipation for the new line of ‘Octonauts: Above & Beyond’ toys has been building since we announced our partnership. We simply could not contain our enthusiasm and desire to share this first look at the line any longer,” said Belinda Gruebner, chief marketing officer, Moose Toys. “Moose’s strength and expertise in the preschool aisle shines with these toys designed to capture the hearts and imaginations of young Octo-fans. Widely regarded as one of the top preschool properties, ‘Octonauts’is action packed, educational and anchored in learning through problem solving and teamwork, and our toy line continues this outside of the episodes.”
“When we tapped Moose Toys as our partner to develop a toy line that captured the world of ‘Octonauts: Above & Beyond,’ we knew they would bring their signature innovation and vast experience in creating toys that have proven success with the preschool audience. What they delivered with this debut line is ‘above and beyond,’ and we could not be more delighted,” said Ron Allen, executive vice president, commercial, Silvergate Media. “We share in Moose’s enthusiasm and look forward to ‘Octonauts’ fans enjoying imaginative playtime with their favourite characters and vehicles from the Netflix show.”
The must-have toy line is at-the-ready to help the Octonauts team of adventurers, Captain Barnacles, Kwazii and Peso and the entire Octocrew, in their mission to EXPLORE, RESCUE and PROTECT as they respond to a range of new dangers across the globe. The vehicle-based line is supported by figures and playsets which allow “Octonauts” fans to recreate their favorite episodes and imagine new adventures based on the hit shows “Octonauts” and “Octonauts: Above & Beyond.” The first wave of the range includes:
- Octoray Transforming Headquarters Playset: The ultimate transforming playset that goes from flying Octoray transporter to Headquarters. The large-scale playset comes with Captain Barnacles, three cute creatures and a collectible mission card for kids to create and play their own adventures and rescue missions. SRP $69.99
- Octopod Action Playset: The command center of the Octonauts world that’s featured in every “Octonauts” episode. The Octopod Action Playset includes Captain Barnacles, three creatures and a collectible mission card. SRP $34.99