Zootopia is the latest hit Disney animated movie. It tells the story of Judy Hopps, a bunny from the sticks, who travels to the big city of Zootopia to become the first rabbit officer in the Zootopia Police Department. She quickly realizes that she is just a token bunny who isn’t expected to do much more than write parking tickets, and is determined to show what she can do by solving a big case. However, this means she has to work with Nick Wilde, an annoyingly self-confident fox who may not be all he seems.
Zootopia takes place in a world of mammals who (mostly) all get along, living side by side in a big city. They talk and act like people, living in buildings, driving cars, and wearing clothes, yet still display their animal characteristics. The drivers license department, for example, is all staffed by sloths, who of course move very slowly, just like in a real bureaucracy!
In just a few weeks of release, Zootopia has already taken in over half a billion dollars, so if you have kids in your life, there’s a good chance they have seen and enjoyed it, and would love to expand on the movie experience with some Zootopia toys, games and activities. The main target audience for this movie are kids in the age range of about 4 through 9, and the toys tied in with the movie are mainly for that age range as well.
So what kinds of toys and games are out there? Here is a look at some of the best choices. Continue reading