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With Christmas just around the corner, it is time to start looking into what to get the young ones in the family to make their day special.. Boys love cars and they also love racing and stunts, and they always will. Monster 500 is the current leader in gauntlet play sets, listed below are reviews of 2 monster 500 tracks and the cars that can go with them! They are an idea gift to get singularly, or even as a whole set.
Monster 500 is a unique line of highly collectible, wonderfully fiendish monster characters driving small and large vehicles, plus two fabulously freaky playsets. The characters marry a child’s love of cars with the ghoulish and gross—the perfect combo! Each vehicle aligns with the Monster 500 app, which allows fans to bring their favorite monster characters to life in an action-packed racing game.
Monster 500 Graveyard Gauntlet Playset
The Gauntlet play set by 500 is equipped with everything your kids need to get to action with hours of fun. The Graveyard set contains 10 track pieces, 8 connector pieces, a launcher, a pendulum, an end piece, a Racer and a trading card. The theme is the graveyard, so the items are themed that way, the racer drives a “coffin”.
When put together, the track will reach 8 feet, of course more track is available for purchase if you wish.
You connect the launcher anywhere on the track, put on your racer, and push down, the racer will fly off down the track. The goal for your racer to jump through the swinging pendulum and then make it through the finish line at the end.
Any Monster 500 racer is compatible on this track, The Trading card can be redeemed on the monster 500 App – Yes, they have connected real playing with virtual playing..
This Track Set is available at Toys ‘R’ Us for $19.99
Monster 500 Toxic Terror Trap Playset
The Toxic terror trap set is a lot more visually stimulating then the Graveyard one. It features a spiral track with monsters and trap doors behind every corner, the racer has to try and break through the trap door and dodge the monster and the mutant alligator at the end to win. At the finish line, the hazmat mutant ill bring your race car up the elevator the start of the track. Scary and actions sounds are included in this one.
This bundle comes with the full toxic terror track, 1 race car –the scary clown driver, and 1 trading card that can be used on the app for Monster 500.
It works the same as the above set and is a great gift to get any child for Christmas, or any occasions.
Monster 500™ Small Vehicles and Monster 500™ Large Vehicles
As well as the character’s that come with the tracks, you ca also purchase additional cars & drivers, and boy is there a lot to choose from.. You can buy each car in “large” or “small” , both sizes will fit on any monster 500 track. Each new car also comes with a trading card that can be used to unlock that car in the game app.. There is a lot of variety to choose from in these cars , from crocodile drivers to werewolves and Frankenstein , there is guaranteed to be something that sparks the interest of your little one! Kids can collect each of the 10 fast and freaky Monster 500 characters in 3-inch diecast vehicles, which are available in a single or 3-pack. Vehicles are available individually at Toys ‘R’ Us for $4.99 or in the 3-pack for $14.99.