South Park just started its 21st season on Comedy Central, a feat which makes it one of the longest running television shows in history. What began as a show utilizing low-cost, cut-out animation, it now is produced by computer animation which mimics the cut-out style, maintaining consistency for twenty years.
McFarlane Toys has been making a huge splash in the field of construction set toys the past few years, particularly with its sets based on The Walking Dead. They have now released their lastest wave of construction sets based upon the offbeat characters and settings of South Park. The wave consists of 7 sets in all, ranging from 39 pieces to over 300 pieces and price points of $8.99 to $34.99.
The small sets consist of the various “superhero” identities of the show including Human Kite & Super Computer; Toolshed and top bad guys board; and Professor Chaos & holding cell. Each comes with that unique character and a small backdrop.
The Bus Stop features buildable Stan and Kenny figures who are waiting at their bus stop for the School bus to arrive. The 90 piece set features sidewalk, bus stop sign, and a backdrop of snow capped mountains and pine trees. Retail price $12.99.
PC Principal features the new, super politically correct principal of the boy’s elementary school. The 100 piece set comes with the buildable principal figure, with a back drop of office walls, desk, chairs, desk lamp, bulletin boards and table stacked with books. $14.99
Mr. Garrison’s Classroom is a 259 piece set that recreates the iconic classroom from the show. The set comes with Mr. Garrison, Cartman, and Kyle figures. Accessories include two rows of students desks, Mr. Garrison’s desk, blackboard, bulletin board, cabinets, aquariums, and more. $34.99.
Cartman’s Basement is the final set in the series and the largest at 333 pieces. Cartman has turned his basement into his very own superhero secret headquarters. The set includes figures of The Coon, Mysterion, and Tupper Wear. The accessories include their team table and chairs, Coon gift shop, and much more…It’s a fabulous diorama captured perfectly in miniature. $34.99.
The South Park construction sets bring all of the bombastic humor and characters from the TV series to life. They have incredible detail, are fun to build and look great!