Friday, December 31, 2010

McDonalds Happy Meal Toys List US 2010

A comprehensive list of McDonalds happy meal toys released in the US in 2010. A handy reference to identifying the latest McDonalds happy meal toy promotions.

2010 has been a good year for McDonalds happy meal toys in the US. Transformers, Bakugan, Hot Wheels, Star Wars, Batman and Marvel Heroes have been some of the best promotions targeting boys. While girls have been treated to iCarly, Madame Alexander, My Little Pony, Barbie, Littlest Pet Shop, Strawberry Shortcake toys and Hello Kitty Watches.

McDonalds have also promoted happy meal toys from 4 blockbuster movies throughout the year - Shrek Forever After happy meal toys and watches, the Last Airbender, Alvin and the Chipmunks and How to Train Your Dragon.

Here is a run down of the McDonalds happy meal toys released from the earliest to the latest with a link to more details about each promotion. Please note that between January 22 and February 4 there was no specific promotion.

Alvin and the Chipmunks
Promotion Dates: January 1 - January 21
6 McDonalds Alvin and the Chipmunks character toys that feature signature phrases from the movie.

Penguins of Madagascar
Promotion Dates: February 5 - February 25
8 McDonalds charactered-themed toys from the TV spin-off show Penguins of Madagascar.

Star Wars and iCarly
Promotion Dates: February 26 - March 18
8 McDonalds Star Wars happy meal toys featuring 4 Treasure Keepers with bag clips and 4 Starship Launchers with key launchers. And for girls 8 McDonalds iCarly accessory toys including a laptop and tote bag.

How to Train Your Dragon
Promotion Dates: March 19 - April 22
8 McDonalds Dragon 3D happy meal toys to collect each featuring a different character from the movie with push button action.

Hot Wheels Battle Force 5 and Barbie Mermaid Tale
Promotion Dates: April 23 - May 13
6 McDonalds Hot Wheels Battle Force 5 happy meal toys based on the animated TV series. The driver springs from the vehilce on depression of a lever. In the McDonalds Barbie A Mermaid Tale happy meal toys promotion aimed at girls one of 6 McDonalds Barbie mermaid or accessory toys were given away.

Shrek Forever After
Promotion Dates: May 14 - June 10
8 character-themed toys McDonalds Shrek Forever After 3D movie happy meal toys. Each toy featuring a different character and says up to three signature phrases.

Shrek Forever After Watches
Promotion Dates: June 11 - June 24
A two week promotion with 4 McDonalds Shrek Forever After watches featuring Donkey, Shrek, Gingy and Puss in Boots.


The Last Airbender
Promotion Dates: June 25 - July 22
12 McDonalds character-inspired plastic toys from The Last Airbender movie in 3D featuring characters such as Sokka, Aang and Katara. Each toy came with its own McDonalds Last Airbender Character Card.

Marvel Heroes and the Littlest Pet Shop
Promotion Dates: July 23 - August 19
8 McDonalds Marvel Heroes figurines featuring best loved characters such as Spider-man, Iron Man, Hulk, Wolverine. For girls the promotion included 8 Littlest Pet Shop happy meal toys each with its own little carry basket


Batman The Brave and the Bold and Madame Alexander
Promotion Dates: August 20 - September 16
The McDonalds Batman The Brave and the Bold happy meal toy set for 2010 included 8 Batman toys including the Batmobile, Batman, The Joker, Plastic Man and Aqua Man. Girls were given McDonalds Madame Alexander happy meal toys featuring fairytales such as Hansel and Gretel and Little Red Riding Hood.

McDonalds Star Wars Clone Wars Fingerboards and Strawberry Shortcake Happy Meal Toys
Promotion Dates: September 17 - October 14
9 McDonalds Star Wars Clone Wars mini skateboards or fingerboards each featuring a different Clone Wars character. Each McDonalds Star Wars toy came with its own stick-on tattoo. Girls were given one of 6 McDonalds Strawberry Shortcake scented dolls each with its own branded accessory.


Halloween Pails Mr Potato Head 2010
Promotion Dates:October 15 - October 28
Two different McDonalds Halloween pails that come with decorative stickers featuring Mr Potato Head were promoted for two weeks in October 2010.

Megamind
Promotion Dates: October 29 - November 25
8 McDonalds Megamind happy meal toys featuring characters from the Megamind movie. Each toy has a different gimmick.

Transformers and Sanrio Hello Kitty Watches 2010
Promotion Dates: November 26 - December 16
6 McDonalds Transformers happy meal toys featuring characters such as Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, Megatron. Girls received one of 6 McDonalds Sanrio Hello Kitty watches featuring a cute Hello Kitty character.

Bakugan Gundalian Invaders and Only Hearts Pets 2010
Promotion Dates: December 17 -
6 McDonalds Bakugan Battle Brawlers in three different colors along with Swayther and Jetkor battle gear that they can be connected to. 12 plush McDonalds Only Hearts Pets for girls were distributed.

McDonalds Bakugan and Only Hearts Pets Promotion 2010 - US Release

Related Links
View Previous McDonalds Happy Meal Toys Promotions in the US
List of McDonalds Happy Meal Toy Promotions in the US



Thursday, December 30, 2010

Burger King Gullivers Travels Kids Meal Toys 2010-2011

Burger King Gulliver's Travels kids meal toys promotion has just begun at Burger King. One of 6 Burger King Gullivers Travels toys are being given away with every BK kids meal sold or these can be purchased separately.

Burger King Gullivers Travels Kids Meal Toys - Set of 6 Toys - Roll 'n Bobble Gulliver, Knotfersail Steering Gulliver, Edward's Robot Reveal, Gulliver's Travel Log, Lilliputian Basketball, Blefuscian Armada Ship
Burger King Gullivers Travel toys are part of a marketing tie-in campaign along side the release of highly anticipated Gulliver's Travels movie starring the ever popular Jack Black.

The 6 character-inspired Burger King Gulliver's Travels toys include the following toys in the set:

  • Edward's Robot Reveal - Push down head to see robot burst out of the robot shell

  • Roll 'N Bobble Gulliver - Bobble-headed push and go toy

  • Gulliver's Travel Log - 20 page diary and blue ink glitter pen

  • Knotfersail Steering Gulliver - Pull back Gulliver to see boat zoom forward

  • Lilliputian Basketball - Tap trigger to shoot basketball hoops

  • Blefuscian Armada Ship - Wind up toy. Ship zooms forward when sail pulled back
Burger King Gullivers Travels Kids Meal Toys - Gulliver's Travel Log
Burger King Gullivers Travels Kids Meal Toys - Roll 'n Bobble Gulliver
Burger King Gullivers Travels Kids Meal Toys - Knotfersail Steering Gulliver
Burger King Gullivers Travels Kids Meal Toys - Edward's Robot Reveal
Burger King Gullivers Travels Kids Meal Toys - Lilliputian Basketball toy
Burger King Gullivers Travels Kids Meal Toys - Blefuscian Armada Ship toy

Previous Toy Promotion at Burger King:
Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets Kids Meal Toys

Next Toy Promotion at Burger King:
Burger King Spongebob's Legends of Bikini Bottom Kids Meal Toys

Related Links
Other Burger King Kids Meal Toys Promotions



Monday, December 27, 2010

McDonalds Philippines Happy Meal Toys 2010

What a great year for McDonalds Happy Meal toys in the Philippines. Here is a round up of some of best McDonalds toys promotions in the Philippines for 2010. Keep this happy meal toy list for a handy reference.

If you are interested in McDonalds toys from around the world please don't forget to check out:

McDonalds Malaysia happy meal toy release 2010
McDonalds Australia and New Zealand Happy Meal toys

McDonalds Tamagotchi Philippines - February-March 2010
McDonalds Tamagotchi happy meal toys were available at McDonalds restaurants during February and March 2010 in the Philippines. The eight McDonalds Tamagotchi toys to collect in the McDonalds Philippines set are:

  • Mametchi Rainbow Sled

  • Kuchipatchi Open Car

  • Lovelin Live

  • Hapihapitchi Talking Stamp

  • Kikitchi Sports Car

  • Makdotchi Express

  • Memetchi Present Sticker

  • Chamametchi Birthday Cake

McDonalds Transformers Animated and Littlest Pet Shop Toys Philippines - March 2010
McDonalds Transformers Animated happy meal toys along with the Littlest Pet Shop promotion were available at McDonalds restaurants during March 2010 in the Philippines. Oddly this happy meal toy promotion was identical to the Australia and New Zealand Transformers Animated release in May 2008. Also it was the same as other Asian countries like Singapore except they had their release in January 2010. All of these international releases were cut down versions of the US McDonalds Transformers Animated set of 2008 that had 6 action toys and included 2 additional toys Lugnut and Starscream.

Transformers Animated
  • Optimus Prime

  • Bumblebee

  • Rachet

  • Megatron

Littlest Pet Shop
  • Chimpanzee

  • Persian Kitten

  • Swan

  • French Bulldog
McDonalds Transformers Animated and Littlest Pet Shop 2010 - Philippines Promotion


McDonalds Pokemon Diamond and Pearl Philippines - April 2010
McDonalds Pokemon Summer Squirters happy meal toys were promoted at McDonalds restaurants during April 2010 in the Philippines. The 6 happy meal toy set included the following 6 Pokemon toys
  • Pikachu Squirter

  • Piplup Squirter

  • Buizel in Action

  • Buizel Water Vehicle

  • Pikachu Water Vehicle

  • Piplup in Water Splash
McDonalds Pokemon Diamond and Pearl Happy Meal Toy Promotion 2010

McDonalds Shrek Forever After 3D (Release 1)Philippines - May 2010
The first wave of McDonalds Shrek 3D toys in the Philippines began on May 7. Both the first and second promotion include some of the same toys released in the US and Australia and New Zealand. The 7 McDonalds Shrek Philippines happy meal toys in first release included:

  • Shrek

  • Brogan

  • Princess Fiona

  • Little Wooden Puppet

  • Donkey

  • Gingy

  • Puss in Boots



McDonalds Shrek Forever After 3D (Release 2)Philippines - June 2010
McDonalds Shrek Forever After 3D toys (Release 2) included some of the same toys as the US Shrek release with the exception of Rumpelstitskin and the Three Little Pigs. A further six toys were released in the Philippines making a total of 13 different Shrek Forever After 3D happy meal toys altogether. This set was identical to the Shrek toys promoted in Malaysia also in May 2010.

  • Shrek

  • Princess Fiona

  • Donkey

  • Gingy

  • Puss in Boots

  • Dragon



McDonalds Naruto Shippuden and Hello Kitty Philippines - June-July 2010
McDonalds Naruto Shippuden and Hello Kitty toys were available at McDonalds restaurants in the Philippines between June and July 2010. These sets were not promoted in the US and to my knowledge were not available outside Asia.

Naruto Shippuden
  • Spinning Rasengen

  • Naruto Rasengen Ball

  • Flip Back

  • Sasuke Katon Fire Ball

Hello Kitty
  • Tokyo

  • London

  • Paris

  • New York




McDonalds Megamind Philippines - November 2010
McDonalds Megamind toys were available at McDonalds restaurants throughout November in the Philippines. The Megamind set varies from the US release in that Mirror Brainbot, Roxanne Scooter and Fan Bot were substituted for the Voice Distorter Brainbot, Megamind, and Tighten toys. The eight toys to collect in the McDonalds Megamind Philippines set are:

  • Metro Man

  • Minion

  • Roxanne Scooter

  • Mirror Brainbot

  • Light Brainbot

  • Snapper Brainbot

  • Fanbot

  • Bulldog Brainbot



McDonalds Barbie a Mermaid Tale & Hot Wheels Battleforce 5
McDonalds Barbie a Mermaid Tale and Hot Wheels Battle Force 5 happy meal toys are the last McDonalds promotion for 2010 in the Philippines.

The Hot Wheels Battle Force 5 set has less toys than the US release - 4 Hot Wheels cars as opposed to 6. Sherman Cortez & Buster Tank
Kalus & Fangore Vehicle were dropped off. The Philippines and Malaysian promotion of McDonalds Hot Wheels Battle Force 5 toys are identical. The same toys are also included in the Barbie - A Mermaid Tale promotion as the Malaysian release. The McDonalds Barbie a Mermaid Tale release in the US also had two extra toys - Merliah the Mermaid and Seahorse Barrettes which have been left out of the Philippines set.

McDonalds Barbie a Mermaid Tale Philippines
  • Kayla The Mermaid

  • Merlaih The Surfer

  • Xylie The Mermaid

  • Celestial Crown

McDonalds Hot Wheels Battle Force 5
  • Vert Wheeler and Saber

  • Sever and Water Slaughter

  • Stanford Isaac Rhodes IV and Reverb

  • Zemerik and Zelix



Related Links
McDonalds Malaysia Happy Meal Toy List 2010
Previous McDonalds Happy Meal Toys Promotions in the US
List of McDonalds Happy Meal Toy Promotions
McDonalds Australia and New Zealand Happy Meal toys



Wednesday, December 22, 2010

McDonalds Bakugan Gundalian Invaders Toys and Only Hearts Pets 2010

McDonalds Bakugan Toys Gundalian Invaders 2010 and Only Hearts Pets happy meal toys are available at McDonalds restaurants from December 17, 2010. There are 8 McDonalds Bakugan happy meal toys for boys and 12 Only Hearts Pets for girls included in the fast food toy promotion - one toy being given away for every happy meal sold throughout the US.

McDonalds Bakugan and Only Hearts Pets Promotion 2010 - US Release
McDonalds Bakugan Happy Meal Toys 2010
The release of the McDonalds Bakugan happy meal toys in 2010 is no doubt timed to coincide with Christmas. Bakugan toys, based on the Japanese anime TV series, have been extremely hot toys for Christmas over the last two years.

There are 8 Bakugan toys in the McDonalds Bakugan 2010 happy meal set of toys. Also included with each McDonalds Bakugan happy meal toy is a Bakugan Ability Card featuring the Bakugan character.

Each of the six McDonalds Bakugan battle balls in the set comes in three different colors. Each battle ball can be connected to Swayther and Jetkor battle gear. The Bakugan balls open at the press of a button to reveal a Bakugan monster inside.

McDonalds Bakugan Gundalian Invaders 2010 Happy Meal toys - Helix Dragonoid, Coredem, Strikeflier, Jetkor, Dharak, Linehalt, Hawktor, Swayther
The last time that McDonalds had Bakugan happy meal toys was back in early 2009 where the happy meal toy promotion included 3 Bakugan figures and 3 battle brawlers in 4 different colors. View the 2009 McDonalds Bakugan happy meal toy promotion

The McDonalds Bakugan set of happy meal toys for 2010 includes the following Bakugan battle balls and battle gear:

  • Helix Dragonoid - comes in wine, blue and black

  • Coredom - comes in brown and white, blue and red, orange and white

  • Strikeflier - comes in green, white and brown, black

  • Jetkor - red

  • Dharak - comes in green, blue and red

  • Linehalt - comes in black, blue and white

  • Hawktor - comes in green and blue, light blue and bright blue and black and green

  • Swayther - green

McDonalds Bakugan Gundalian Invaders 2010 Happy Meal toys - Helix Dragonoid
McDonalds Bakugan Gundalian Invaders 2010 Happy Meal toys - Coredem
McDonalds Bakugan Gundalian Invaders 2010 Happy Meal toys - Strikeflier
McDonalds Bakugan Gundalian Invaders 2010 Happy Meal toys - Jetkor
McDonalds Bakugan Gundalian Invaders 2010 Happy Meal toys - Dharak
McDonalds Bakugan Gundalian Invaders 2010 Happy Meal toys - Linehalt
McDonalds Bakugan Gundalian Invaders 2010 Happy Meal toys - Hawktor
McDonalds Bakugan Gundalian Invaders 2010 Happy Meal toys - Swayther

McDonalds Only Hearts Pets Happy Meal Toys 2010
There are 12 plush McDonalds Only Hearts Pets in the McDonalds happy meal toy promotion. The soft toys are cute, cuddly and highly collectable. Each soft toy comes with a cardboard tag featuring the Only Hearts Pet character. On the back of the tag is a special code to access a virtual mpet on the McWorld website.

McDonalds Only Hearts Pets Happy Meal Toys - Mama Dog, Mama Cat, Bear, Mama Bunny, Mama Unicorn, Papa Panda, Papa Lion, Mama Penguin, Papa Elephant, Mama Giraffe, Mama Monkey, Mama Tiger
  • Mama Dog

  • Mama Cat

  • Bear

  • Mama Bunny

  • Mama Unicorn

  • Papa Panda

  • Papa Lion

  • Mama Penguin

  • Papa Elephant

  • Mama Giraffe

  • Mama Monkey

  • Mama Tiger

McDonalds Only Hearts Pets Happy Meal Toys - Mama Dog
McDonalds Only Hearts Pets Happy Meal Toys - Mama Unicorn
McDonalds Only Hearts Pets Happy Meal Toys - Papa Panda


Previous Toy Promotion at McDonalds:
McDonalds Transformers and Hello Kitty Happy Meal toys 2010

Next Toy Promotion at McDonalds:
McDonalds Tonka Garage and My Little Pony Happy Meal Toys 2011

Related Links
View Previous McDonalds Happy Meal Toys Promotions
List of McDonalds Happy Meal Toy Promotions
McDonalds Bakugan Happy Meal toy promotion 2009



Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets Kids Meal Toys 2010

Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets kids meal toys are the latest toy promotion at Burger King. In this global promotion Burger King has teamed up with Cepia to release 16 different Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets hamster toys.

One Zhu Zhu hamster toy is being given away with every BK Kids Meal purchased at Burger King restaurants during December 2010 or can be purchased in the US for $1.80.

Zhu Zhu Pets are cool robotic hamsters that zoom along chirping, squeaking and bouncing off the walls. The Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets promotion includes 16 different hamster characters. The BK versions are about half the size of a Zhu Zhu pet original and only have limited features.

Each toy in the BK Zhu Zhu Pets promo comes with its own accessory - a surfboard, snowboard, hamster wheel or car. There are 4 different Zhu Zhu Pet characters per accessory. Each of the BK ZZP's toys can be detached from its accessory and played with separately. Another fun aspect of the Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets is that there is scope to mix and match some of the hamsters and accessories.

Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets Hamster Kids Meal Toys - BK kids meal promotion December 2010 - Mr Squiggles, Rocky, Spottie, Pipsqueak, Chunk, Patches, Scoodles, Shamrock, Tex, Kingsley, Winkie, Peachy, Jilly, Nugget, Moo, Num Nums
The 16 wacky and fun Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets included in BK Zhu Zhu toys promotion are:

Snowboardin’ Zhu Zhu Pets
  • Mr Squiggles
  • Rocky
  • Pipsqueak
  • Spottie

    • Snowboard Accessory - Attach your hamster onto its snowboard, wind its circular base counter-clockwise, pull back and release. Watch your hamster charge ahead, spin and run backwards!
Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets Hamster Kids Meal Toys - BK kids meal promotion December 2010 - Mr Squiggles, Rocky, Spottie, Pipsqueak,
On-the-Move Zhu Zhu Pets
  • Kingsley
  • Winkie
  • Peachy
  • Tex

    • Car (coup) Accessory - Clip your hamster into its car and pull back to watch it fly forward. Or, your hamster can move on its own!

Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets Hamster Kids Meal Toys - BK kids meal promotion December 2010 - Kingsley, Peachy, Winkie, Tex
Round ‘N’ Round Zhu Zhu Pets
  • Jilly
  • Nugget
  • Moo
  • Num Nums

    • Hamster Wheel Accessory - Wind up your hamster until it travels forward. Place your hamster into its wheel and watch it run in a circular path!

Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets Hamster Kids Meal Toys - BK kids meal promotion December 2010 - Jilly, Nugget, Moo, Num Nums
Surfin’ Zhu Zhu Pets
  • Shamrock
  • Chunk
  • Patches
  • Scoodles

    • Surfboard Accessory - Clip your hamster onto its surfboard and insert into launcher. Press top of base to send your hamster surfin’!

Burger King Zhu Zhu Pets Hamster Kids Meal Toys - BK kids meal promotion December 2010 - Shamrock, Patches, Chunk, Scoodles,

Previous Toy Promotion at Burger King:
Burger King Kinectimals Pet Shop Kids Meal Toys

Next Toy Promotion at Burger King:
Burger King Gulliver's Travels 3D Kids Meal Toys
Related Links
Other Burger King Kids Meal Toys Promotions