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Learning Curve’s Dinosaur Train Rolls Into Retailers

RC2‘s Learning Curve has announced the launch of its Dinosaur Train-licensed products. The highlight of the announcement is the Dinosaur Train InterAction Figures, which uses the company’s Smart Talk Technology. Figures can interact with one another as well as emit around 40 dinosaur sounds, facts, and phrases from the CGI-animated, PBS Kids program.

Other toys include Dinosaur and Train 2-packs, a collectible figure and toy train combo, and Lights and Sounds Dinosaur Train, a train set that can be expanded with other Dinosaur Train sets.

The Toy Book’s Toy Report 01/05/10

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Catch up on last week’s news! Read The Toy Book Toy Report for 01/05/10.

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RC2 to Pay $1.25 Million Lead Settlement

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RC2 Corp. has agreed to pay a $1.25 million penalty settlement for importing and selling Thomas & Friends children’s toys that contained excessive lead that were above legal limits. As part of the settlement, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said, RC2 Corp. denied that it knowingly violated federal lead laws.

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