Nickelodeon has officially announced the full merchandising roster for the highly anticipated Paramount Pictures theatrical movie, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, directed by Jonathan Liebesman, written by Josh Appelbaum and André Nemec and Evan Daugherty and produced by Michael Bay, arriving in theaters August 8. A full lineup of products inspired by the film will be available this summer through the holiday season, bringing to life the film’s thrilling action and adventure.
“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is hotter than ever, and Paramount Pictures’ upcoming film is poised to be a smash hit,” said Pam Kaufman, Chief Marketing Officer and President of Consumer Products, Nickelodeon. “Our licensees and retail partners have done an incredible job of adapting the movie into experiences and products that encompass the action and adventure of the franchise, enabling Turtles super-fans to live out their most memorable movie moments.”
“Our film marketing campaign will benefit from the strong market position of the Nickelodeon consumer products program for the property worldwide,” commented LeeAnne Stables, President of Consumer Products and head of global partnerships for Paramount. “The Nickelodeon team has delivered an impressive effort to build awareness across retail for this exciting movie ahead of release this August.”
will be the official destination for exclusive Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie toys beginning officially on July 13 in-store and July 20 on Target.com.
The Target exclusives include the following:
Movie Van with Exclusive Leo Figure
Movie 4 Pack Basic Figures
Movie Evolution Pack (Raph)
Movie Evolution Pack (Leo)
Movie Deluxe Masks
Movie Deluxe Masks
Movie Deluxe Masks
Besides these exclusives you can expect to find Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie-related products
available in all major retailers from mass to specialty from Walmart
, to Amazon.com
and Hot Topic
, to name a few. For non-exclusive Movie product you will be able to find the following from Playmates:
The action figure collection will include basic action figures, 11-inch figures and deluxe feature figures. The action figures are highly detailed, fully articulated and uniquely sculpted to reflect the Turtles’ appearance in the movie. In addition, each figure comes equipped with unique accessories. The basic action figures vary in heights from 4.0 inches to 5.5 inches. The collection includes Leonardo, Donatello, Michelangelo and Raphael, as well as Splinter, The Shredder, Foot Soldier, April O'Neil and Raphael in Disguise. The 11-inch figure collection includes the four Ninja Turtles. The Combat Warrior Deluxe Figures are highly detailed, fully articulated and uniquely sculpted, with heights ranging from 5.25 inches to 6 inches. The Turtles’ legs can be squeezed to trigger battle actions. The collection includes Leonardo with quick cut katana action, Donatello with smack-down spinning staff action, Michelangelo with triple terror twist nunchuck action and Raphael with serious slashing sai action.
The Turtle Assault Van is packed with ninja action features, allowing kids to drive the Turtles into their next battle and recreate their favorite scenes from the movie. Features include a spring-powered Turtle torpedo, launching luge assault vehicle, pop top hatch and side attack ramp. The control cabin holds the basic Ninja Turtles action figures.
Role Play Gear
With the Ninja Combat Gear, kids can transform themselves into one of their favorite heroes in a half shell from the film. Each set includes the Turtles’ signature weapon and bandana, allowing kids to see if they have what it takes to become a Ninja Turtle. The collection includes Leonardo with katana sword, bandana and two hand guards, Michelangelo with Nunchuck, bandana and two hand guards, Raphael with two Sais and bandana and Donatello with Bo Staff and bandana.
Check out official images for many of the non-exclusive products below in our GALLERY
Joining previously announced master global toy licensee Playmates Toys
and global construction partner, LEGO
, consumers can expect to see more than 100 new products roll out in all categories including publishing, home décor, apparel, jewelry and accessories. Confirmed partners include Activision Publishing, Inc., Insight Editions, Paramount Home Entertainment, Rubie’s Costume Co., Zack Designs
The complete lineup of partners on board for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie includes:
Toys and Video Games from Playmates Toys, LEGO and Activision Publishing, Inc.
Apparel, Accessories and Costumes from ACI; Accutime; Bentex; Berkshire; Bioworld; Crocs; FGX International; Freeze; Handcraft; Hanover; H.E.R. Accessories; High Point; Isaac Morris; LF USA; MZ Berger; Nouveau; Pan Oceanic; PS Brands; Richard Leeds and Rubie’s Costume Co.
Home Décor from Accessory Innovations; Global Designs Concepts; Loungefly; Thermos and Zak Designs.
Publishing and Home Entertainment from Insight Editions and Paramount Home Entertainment.