Christmas gift guides for kids - Bandai has the answers Monday 1 October 2007 PDF Print If you're working on any Christmas gift idea for kids, Bandai will have something for you! With a range of exciting toys for preschoolers all the way up to teenagers, there really will be a gift idea for kids of all ages. A brief overview of our favourite products follows - if you'd like any more information, prices, visuals, competition prizes or giveaways etc - just call the Bandai press office on 020 7684 6969 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Ben 10 (boys 4-9) Ben 10 follows the adventures of Ben Tennyson, an average 10-year-old boy who discovers a strange alien watch in a crashed meteorite, which allows him to morph into alien superheroes – each with unique powers and abilities. Products include: - The best-selling Omnitrix F/X – try out the watch that Ben uses to transform into different aliens! - Alien Laboratory – open up Uncle Max’s innocent looking camper van to reveal an alien lab where you can sculpt and mould aliens, see characters and dissolve Alien Rocks! - 10cm collectable figures - Each figure comes with a collectable lenticular card and bonus animation disk - 20cm Metamorfigures - Each of these figures can transform into working mode, such as a torch, binoculars or a squirt gun Strawberry Shortcake (girls 4-9) The 80's icon is back and today's girls are loving her just as much as their mums did! Bandai’s range includes: - 16.5cm Flavour Swirl dolls: Collect Strawberry Shortcake and her friends. Each doll has fun fashions, beautiful hair and clip on scented hair clips - Doll and Vehicle Set: These sets include a doll and come with a themed vehicle including Strawberry’s cool moped Power Rangers Mystic Force (boys 4-9) After 14 years, Power Rangers still top the charts as the world's best-selling boys' action range. This year's theme is elemental magic, with the brave rangers tasked with saving the world from evil forces. Products include: - Get ready for combat with the 12.5 cm Battlized Power Ranger figures! A full set of powerful battle armour is the ideal way to conquer evil and each one can also use their armour to transform into an awesome mythical animal - DX Titan Megazord – these awesome Titan Zords combine to create three different and utterly heroic scenarios. Swap between Zord Mode; Megazord Mode; and Dragon Mode. You can also combine the Zord’s weapons to create the mighty Megazord Sword! - The centre of the Power Rangers’ mighty force, the Dragon Rootcore Command Centre is the ultimate battle station for defeating the evil Space Aliens. Its got everything a true hero will need to conquer evil once and for all - ejector seats, missiles, mystical mirrored lights and some cool sound effects and special functions Pocoyo (0-18 months) Pocoyo is a stunning, innovative show for toddlers and has become a big hit among CiTV viewers - it even won a BAFTA earlier in the year! For those who just can’t get enough of Pocoyo, Bandai has produced an adorable range of toys, panning from building blocks to bath toys and cute, cuddly plush figures. Products include: - Pocoyo and his friends just love to play music! Cuddle up to your very own Pocoyo Musical Plush and you can even collect Pato and Elly versions. Each come with a member of the Ball Orchestra and speaks a phrase from the TV show - Be the coolest boy rider in town with Pocoyo Vehicle Sets and Action Vehicle Sets – each one comes with its own special feature and scoots across the floor simply by pulling the cord Tamagotchi Jinsei Plus (girls and boys 6+) Tamagtochi JinSei Plus is about way more than owning a virtual pet – in this version, you actually get to live the Tama life! Just like in real life, your Tamagotchi needs to get a job, so it’s up to you to send it to school, make sure it studies hard and trains for whatever it wants to do – from pop star to hairdresser, chef and television presenter. How well you look after your Tamagotchi will influence which career it achieves from 15 different career choices - and because each choice creates different scenarios and games to play, it’s like a completely new experience each time. Super Badge It! (girls and boys 6+) Super Badge It! is Bandai’s award-winning customisation machine, which allows you to say whatever you want with a funky badge. Whether you want to show what you mean with a picture, create your very own unique look for an outfit or just say whatever is on your mind, Super Badge It! will say it for you. Pop it in the machine and within seconds you’ll have a top quality, professional-looking accessory that is uniquely ‘you’. Pokèmon (boys 4-9) Whether or not they’re already under the mystical spell of Pokèmon, children will love having their very own mystical adventures with Bandai’s range, which accompanies the hit series on the Cartoon Network. - The Cyber Superball is the latest version of the popular Cyber Pokèball electronic toy. Gamers can find and battle up to 105 Pokèmon inside the virtual Pokemon world. Connecting to your friends' Cyber Superballs for exciting battles to capture and exchange your Pokèmon - a virtual swapshop! - Use the cool Interactive Pokèdex to check out data on all 200 Pokèmon Advanced Pokèmon. You can search by type or area and even capture them in camera mode. The Pokèdex can also communicate with the Cyber Pokèball when you can battle, trade or scan Pokèmon This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Cow PR in the following categories: Children & Teenagers, Leisure & Hobbies, Home & Garden, Women's Interest & Beauty, Retail & Fashion, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.