Audio & Mobile Accessories, Adventure Gear Inspired By Marvel’s Legendary Webslinger Set to Hit Store Shelves This Spring Ahead of Much-Anticipated May Movie Debut
NEW YORK TOY FAIR 2014 (February 16, 2014)—As Spider-Man fans get set to line up for The Amazing Spider-Man 2on May 2, youth electronics leader Sakar International today launched a new line of Spider-Man audio, mobile, music and electronics sure to excite fans of Marvel’s iconic Super Hero.
The company previewed dozens of new productsat the 111thAnnual Toy Industry Association’s International Toy Fair® 2014 in New York, all set to hit store shelves just ahead of the movie premiere.
“Marvel’s Spider-Man has been a fan-favorite Super Hero for three generations, and we’re very excited to once again partner with Marvel to unveil these new electronics, toys and accessories that appeal to both kids and fans alike,” said Liza Abrams, VP of Licensing for Sakar. “These products feature all-new updated graphics and, 3D designs that bring Spider-Man to life in your must-have gadgets.”
The new Sakar Spider-Man line includes more than 80 products in a wide range of categories.
- Spidey-up your music collection with audio accessories like a Bluetooth speaker, Spider-Man-shaped ear buds, volume limiting over-the-ear headphones, and boombox.
- Spider-Man-inspired adventure gear, including a telescope, binoculars, walkie-talkies, night vision goggles, headlamp, spy watch, and a sonic listening device with headphones, encourage active play and exploration.
- Become an amateur photographer, just like Peter Parker, with a durable digital camera collection that includes a spy camera, a digital still camera and a pocket video recorder to capture every adventure.
- Express your inner Super Herowith 3D protective cases for iPhone 5, 4/4S and iPod Touch, plus protective bumper cases and neoprene tablet sleeves, wall and car charger and an on-the-go power bank to charge-up any device from anywhere.
- Bring Spider-Man to work with computer accessories that include 8GB flash drives, ballpoint pen with integrated USB drive and a mouse/mouse pad combo, perfect for surfing the “web.”
Directed by Marc Webb, The Amazing Spider-Man2 pits Spider-Man against his most formidable foe yet, Electro, played by Jamie Foxx. Meanwhile, the ongoing internal conflict between his extraordinary powers and his ordinary obligations as Peter Parker grows deeper when he uncovers the troublesome secret behind the common thread that unites his own father’s scientific pursuits with the evil OsCorpempire. Starring Andrew Garfield in the title role, the cast includes Emma Stone as Gwen Stacy, Chris Cooper as Norman Osborn, Paul Giamatti as Rhino, and Sally Field as Parker’s devoted Aunt May.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is presented by Columbia Pictures, a Sony Pictures Entertainment Company. The film is not yet rated and set for nationwide release May 2, 2014.