Monster High iCoffin by Mattel – because being dead is cool!?
Just when you think a kids toy can’t get any weirder or creepier, think again, because here comes iCoffin, the handheld device for kids.
So, let’s get this started with this first, Monster High is the name of Mattel’s newest line of “fashion” type dolls, geared toward little girls aged 7 – 15. They have big heads, pouty lips, sexy clothes and most of them are, well, undead.
Fans can access a website that offers webisodes, games and bios, enjoy books, music videos and a television show. The series is based around a high school where the students and staff are made up primarily of characters that are the children of famous movie monsters. Really?
Touted as the “must have accessory for every gadget ghoul” The iCoffin is black and pink with slide out keyboard access and adorned with a cool skull accompanied by a sophisticated pink bow, this device will help your little ones keep up on all the Monster High gossip, allows them to “text” the Monster High students and play electronic games like: Fortune Skull, Hangman and Locker Slam. It “receives” messages too, keeping them up to date with all the latest Monster happenings.
If the early customer reviews on this thing are any indication, this things gonna be a hit. The verdict is in, dead is indeed cool. Available now, for $24.99 from Mattel (via monsterhigh.com)