Pocoyo and his friends have made a splash, so to speak, in the U.S. in 2010 are ready and excited to bring more fun and excitement to fans in 2011. To kick off the New Year, Pocoyo is inviting friends to help celebrate “National Bubble Bath Day” on Saturday, January 8, 2011! Bubble baths are tons of fun and a great way to relax. Every day could be Bubble Bath Day but this Saturday is the official day—a fun day to relax and enjoy the warm and soothing pleasures of a bubble bath. The concept is simple. Fill your bathtub up with bubbles and toys and then jump in and start the fun!
The Pocoyo Bath Figurines are also available at Toys”R”Us in 3 packs (with Pocoyo, Elle and Pato; ages 18 mos+; retail $7.99) and coming soon …an all-new bath toy product from Bandai America will also be available at Toys”R”Us for fun in the tub! The Pocoyo Bath Fun Traceables, which allow preschoolers to draw pictures and shapes in the bathtub with collectible Pocoyo & friends pop out stencils, figures and washable bath markers. Kids can collect all characters and connect on the bathtub wall for colorful puzzle play during bath time! Assortment includes Pocoyo, Elly, Pato and Loula collectible. Pocoyo is also online, with the virtual world www.pocoyoworld.com <http://www.pocoyoworld.com> attracting over 11 million visitors, where children and carers can share a host of fun and educational activities with their favorite characters. There are over 350 million Pocoyo hits on YouTube, 25 million downloads from the official Pocoyo website, and over 10 million people using the ‘Pocoyize’ customizing application. In Spain alone, the brand has sold over 2.5million toys, over 800,000 books and 2 million DVDs.
On January 11, 2011 One lucky winner will be able to make everyday like National Bubble Bath Day with a Pocoyo Bath Toy (Single Pack)& also a promotional code to enjoy a 14 day Premium Club Subscription to Pocoyo’s online virtual world, www.pocoyoworld.com, for hours of online play and activities!