Jazwares has put pen to paper on a licence with Nickelodeon to make toys based on a selection of classic Nicktoons shows. Those are Rugrats, Jimmy Neutron, Aaahh!!! Real Monsters, Ren & Stimpy, Fairly Odd Parents, CatDog, Hey Arnold!, Danny Phantom, Rocket Power, Rocko’s Modern Life, and T.U.F.F. Puppy.
Available in autumn 2012 the toy line will include two-inch figurines, available in packs of six and four, as well as separate two-inch and six-inch figures, while seven-inch plush will also be available.
“We are always looking for new and meaningful licenses to add to our growing roster, and with Nicktoons’ iconic characters and memorable series, this is the perfect fit,” said Laura Zebersky, executive vice president global sales, Jazwares.
“Nicktoons is a brand enjoyed across generations, so we hope that introducing each series’ prominent characters as figures and plush will allow consumers both young and old to savor some of the fondest moments of their favorite shows.”
Manuel Torres, senior vice president, global toys and consumer electronics, Nickelodeon, said: “Nickelodeon has a longstanding history in animation; our series are filled with great storytelling, compelling characters and irreverent humor - we’re very excited to expand our relationship with Jazwares to develop the new Nicktoons line.”
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