Building on the pop culture phenomenon of the hit video game franchise, Fortnite, Moose Toys is expanding its own licensed toy collection, with the arrival of the Fortnite Battle Bus.
The Battle Bus is regarded as the most important vehicle in the game and the centre piece of Moose Toys’ Fortnite Battle Royale Collection for this Christmas. The bus complements a range of authentic play-sets, vehicles and two-inch mini action figures.
The 13-inch Battle Bus play-set features the infamous hot air balloon and comes with two exclusive outfits, Burnout and Funk Ops. Fans can display their favourite squad on top of the collectable-quality replica Battle Bus, with space to store an additional 15 mini figures inside.
“The Fortnite Battle Royale Collection is already the bestselling licensed brand in the action figure collectibles category. The introduction of the long-awaited Battle Bus is highly anticipated by Fortnite fans, and with strong pre-sales and major support from retailers, it is expected to be one of the hottest toys in the industry this year,” said Joe Smith, global marketing director, Moose Toys.
Moose Toys’ Fortnite Battle Royale Collection now includes the following:
- Battle Bus Play-set (MSRP £39.99) – The 13” Bus features the hot air balloon and comes with two exclusive characters, Burnout and Funk Ops. Fans can display their favourite squad on top of the replica Battle Bus, with space to store an additional 15 mini figures inside.
- Mega Fort Play-set (MSRP £29.99) – Fans can build a fortress, blockade or barrier and use the Mega Fort play-set’s exclusive figures, Tricera Ops and Blue Squire, to defend the fort.
- ATK (All Terrain Kart) (MSRP £14.99) – A fan favourite, the ATK can be loaded with a whole squad, including an exclusive Drift figure.
- Solo, Duo and Squad Pack Figure Assortments (MSRP £4.99-£14.99) – The Battle Royale Collection expands with 25 new figures including Beef Boss, Wukong and the limited-edition Mullet Marauder.
- X-4 Stormwing Dlx Plane (MSRP £29.99) Coming in October, kids can squad up and control the skies with the plane that holds up to seven Battle Royale Collection figures, including an exclusive Ice King figure.
The Fortnite Battle Royale Collection is available now at online and retail locations nationwide, wherever toys are sold. By the end of the year, the line will include 100 mini action figures from the hit game, allowing fans to fully build out the world of Fortnite.