"The new sets are designed for young Nintendo® fans ages 6+, bringing the fun of Mario Kart 7 and Mario Kart Wii to a new generation and expanding its appeal through a rewarding, age-appropriate K’NEX building experience."
Hatfield, PA (PRWEB) July 01, 2013
K'NEX, the only US construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love®, is pleased to welcome Mario Kart 7 to its successful line of officially licensed Nintendo® building sets. Mario Kart 7 joins the ever-popular Mario Kart™ Wii Building Set line in the construction aisle this fall!
The new sets are designed for young Nintendo® fans ages 6+, bringing the fun of Mario Kart 7 and Mario Kart Wii to a new generation and expanding its appeal through a rewarding, age-appropriate K’NEX building experience. In addition, the interchangeable track system rods, bricks, and connectors used in these building sets are American made.
Mario Kart 7: Kart Assortment Series #1
Build & race your favorite characters in karts from Mario Kart 7. Choose from fan favorites Mario™, Yoshi™, Donkey Kong™ or Princess Peach™ in this Kart Assortment. Once built, the kart’s pull-back motor and accessories from the game add to the fun! Each sold separately. Suggested retail price is $16.99 each. Ages 6+. Available Fall 2013.
Mario Kart 7: Piranha Slide Track Set
The Piranha Slide Track Building Set allows you to build Mario in his Glider Kart and then race him around a complete track! Set also includes a moveable Piranha Plant™ obstacle, Goomba™ obstacle, 2 coins from the game and the buildable kart with a high-speed battery powered motor. Connectable track system works with all other Mario Kart building sets—collect them all! Suggested retail price is $59.99. Ages 6+. Available Fall 2013.
Mario Kart Wii: Standard Bike Building Set Assortment #4
Ride into the fast lane with the Standard Bike Building Sets! Each 30+ piece building set includes a Nintendo figure and comes in a wedge-style package that doubles as a ramp. Choose from your favorite Mario Kart Wii Characters: Koopa Troopa™, Wario™, Mario, Luigi, Toad™, Donkey Kong or Diddy Kong™. Suggested retail price is $9.99 each. Ages 6+. Available now.
The new K’NEX Nintendo Building Sets will be available at toy retailers everywhere.
About K’NEX Brands
Founded in 1992, K’NEX Brands, the world’s most innovative construction toy company, was established to make and sell what has become one of the world’s leading integrated construction systems for children. Winner of over 200 international awards and recognitions, K’NEX is America’s building toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love, and encourages youngsters to “imagine, build and play.” Since 1992, The Rodon Group, a subsidiary of K'NEX Brands, L.P., has manufactured over 30 billion parts for the K'NEX building toy system. For more information, please visit http://www.knex.com or http://www.rodongroup.com.