Lanard Toys has provided Kaiju Battle with hi-res pics (including a cool progression pic of a Samuel Jackson figure) and more info on their Kong: Skull Island toys. Their goal is an exciting action figure line that’s fun and priced right so that every kid can afford to collect them all. The line is going to be exclusively sold at Walmart stores in the USA and Smyths in the UK. Check out the pics above and below and read below what Lanard's line is all about.
"It’s an action-packed series where you can actually take control of KONG- Playout the battles and decide how Kong becomes King! The military plays an important role in the film and we at Lanard are one of the industry top military action figure creators. We have been in the business a long time and keep stepping up our game with high detail sculpts and new sku’s in our military line “The Corps!” so we were a natural fit for handling the Kong Toy line. It’s an incredible toy range and film based on a character that could not be more captivating- Kong has captured kids and audience imaginations for decades.
Get ready for the toys to be hitting the shelves now! We hope kids and collectors alike will love the line. So get out there and take control of the mighty monster as he protects our world from the most powerful creatures on Skull Island. Follow us on Instagram @kongskullislandtoys for other Kong announcements."
A bunch of Kong: Skull Island t-shirts have hit the web, most on ebay but they are listed as "official licensed" so they seem legit. Most are in sizes S- 5XL and retail for under $20. Check out all, or at least all we could find, they include all over print and a long sleeve one as well.
Here are a number of toys for the upcoming Kong: Skull Island from Lanard Toys via Smythstoys.com, below are pics and descriptions of the toys, warning possible spoilers. These should be released in mid Feb, prices will range from $20 to $45 approx. The human figures are approx 4 inches tall with Kong being 18 inches these are not in scale with each other based on the movie footage and quoted height as 100 feet.(Kong would be only 30 feet approx). But this Kong is close to the height of the Jakks Pacific Godzilla 2014 that was released (18 vs 21 inches tall).
Kong 18 inch Mega-Figure with Soldier:
With this Kong Island 46cm Kong Mega Figure, you get to decide how Kong became King! Take control of the mighty monster as he protects our world from the most powerful creatures on Skull Island. A 100-foot mountain of muscle, Kong stands tall in the face of danger. Get ready for battle with the new King of action!
Price: $45 (approx)
Contents: 1x Kong, 1x Figure, 1x weapon
Dimenions: Kong: 32x14x46cm, Figure: 9.5cm
Storm Strike Monarch Expedition Team Boat and Figure:
Calling all heroes to Skull Island! Join the brave Monarch expedition team on a mission to the ultimate monster warzone with the Kong Island Boat with Figure. When you journey into Kong's world, you'd better be ready for the battle of your life. Gear up and board your armored Sky Devil attach vehicle. By air or by sea, you will face the terrifying creatures of Skull Island and take the fight to them. Your adventure awaits!
Price: $25 (approx)
Contents: 1x Boat, 1x Figure, 1x Weapon
Dimensions: Boat: 34.8x12.8x16.4cm, Figure: 10cm (H)
Storm Strike Monarch Expedition Team Helicopter and Figure:
Calling all heroes to Skull Island! Join the brave Monarch expedition team on a mission to the ultimate monster warzone with the Kong Skull Helicopter with Figure. When you journey into Kong's world, you'd better be ready for the battle of your life. Gear up and board your armored Sky Devil attach vehicle. By air or by sea, you will face the terrifying creatures of Skull Island and take the fight to them. Your adventure awaits!
Price: $25 (approx)
Contents: 1x Helicopter, 1x Figure, 1x Weapon
Dimensions: Helicopter: 44x17.5x12cm, Figure: 10cm (H)
Trevco Sportswear is releasing a new T-shirt based on the upcoming Kong: Skull Island film, Trevco has previously released shirts based on the original King Kong (1933) film. The shirt is available in sizes S-XXL, S-XL will retail for $18.99 with the XXL retailing for $20.99. They will be released Feb 15 2017, from local comic shops through Diamond Comics as well as other retailers.