A division of Meccano, called Erector, has just announced vehicle construction sets inspired by the Gears of War series. This is great for fans of the Gears of War series, collectors or anyone who enjoys video games. These model sets are available exclusively at Toys R Us and Toysrus.com. Kits contain easy to follow instructions, making this a good project for beginners as well.
There are currently four different sets avaialbe:
• C.O.G Armadillo – Designed for fast transportation, the C.O.G Armadillo features three rotating gun turrets, a trap door, six wheels and a mobile front tread.
• C.O.G King Raven – This transportation and assault helicopter for the C.O.G army features rotating propellers, two mobile doors and retractable landing gear.
• C.O.G Centaur Tank – This authentic C.O.G tank has a hood-mounted 360° rotating turret with a mobile cannon, four real-working large wheels and a mobile front tread.
• Locusts vs Delta Squad Battle Set – Recreate a battle scene between the C.O.G Delta Squad and the Locusts, including a watchtower, tanks and crates. Then choose your side: the C.O.G. army with the Armadillo and enter the battle!
Prices range from $24.99 – $59.99 and contain between 80 and 300 pieces. These are intended for ages 8+.