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Cool VTech Switch and Go Dinos

Updated on April 14, 2015
Kids love dinos as you can see in this Amazon photo
Kids love dinos as you can see in this Amazon photo

Two Great Toys In One!

Dinosaurs and children have a curious form of attraction. You could see why dinosaurs might like children... small tasty snacks...

But why do so many children love dinosaurs? There are pure fantasy for most children, an exciting form of escape, just a little bit scary, but not too much, because we know they aren't really going to eat us!

Are you looking you a fun, interactive toy for a child? If the child is a dinosaur fan, look no further! The VTech Switch and Go Dinos are really cool toys and could be the top toys for 2014. These fantastic toys, designed for children aged 3 to 8 years, can be switched from dinosaurs into heavy-duty vehicles. Switching the toys is simple, completed with just a few steps, so children can develop their motor skills.

The range includes Sliver the T-Rex, Attila the Ankylosaurus, Brok the Brachiosaurus, and more. Each has an LCD screen so the dinosaur eyes and vehicle drivers can be customized. The range includes accessories that can be fitted to different dinos and vehicles.

Which is your favorite Dino? Tell us in the poll at the bottom of the page.

Attila the Ankylosaurus

Attila transforms from an Ankylosaurus to a hefty construction vehicle. In dinosaur mode, he can use the wrecking ball at the end of his tail to clear everything out of his way. As a construction vehicle, use the tow hook and dump trailer to haul construction equipment and other dinosaurs. Two AAA batteries are included.

VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Attila the Ankylosaurus Dinosaur
VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Attila the Ankylosaurus Dinosaur

Attila easily transforms from a dinosaur to a vehicle. A wrecking ball, tow hook, and dump trailer are included. Attila makes more than 70 phrases and wild sounds.

 

Brok the Brachiosaurus

The giant Brok the Brachiosaurus transforms into a massive car carrier and back to Brachiosaurus in just a few easy steps. As a car carrier, he is big enough to load up and transport other Switch & Go Dinos. You can also launch the included Pterodactyl and racing car in this mode.

As a dinosaur, Brok can stomp his feet and move his motorized neck with the button control! To customize the dino eyes or the driver, simply push a button. As Brok is so big, he needs 4 AA batteries, which are included.

VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Brok the Brachiosaurus Dinosaur
VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Brok the Brachiosaurus Dinosaur

Brok the Brachiosaurus can be transformed easily from dinosaur to car carrier. He can move his feet and neck, and he can roar. Brok makes more than 80 wild sounds and phrases!

 

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Horns the Triceratops

Horns is a blue Triceratops who is equipped for battle, with three horns and a shield. He has a powerful tail which turns into a spoiler for his racing car.

VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Horns the Triceratops Dinosaur
VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Horns the Triceratops Dinosaur

Horns can switch from dinosaur to racing car in a few simple steps. He plays more than 50 phrases and sounds. You can customize Horns' eyes in dinosaur mode or the driver in racing car mode.

 

Sliver the T-Rex

Sliver is a bright green, fierce T-Rex. He is a hunter, and has strong jaws and sharp teeth! As the king of the "tyrant lizards", he has a powerful tail and back legs, so he can outrun any hapless prey who crosses his path.

VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Sliver the T-Rex Dinosaur
VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Sliver the T-Rex Dinosaur

You can switch between dinosaur and vehicle in a few simple steps, customize Sliver's eyes in dinosaur-mode, or customize the driver in vehicle-mode. Sliver can play more than 50 phrases and sounds.

 

Span the Spinosaurus

The ferocious Span the Spinosaurus transforms from a dinosaur into a fighter jet in a few simple steps. In dinosaur mode, squeeze his tail button to trigger realistic roaring and chomping.

In fighter jet mode, you can launch the food discs or save the baby dino. You can even use the crane, cage, and rescue lift to rescue other Switch & Go Dinos. Span needs 2 AA batteries.

VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Span the Spinosaurus Dinosaur
VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Span the Spinosaurus Dinosaur

Span can switch from dinosaur to fighter jet in a few simple steps. With Span, you also get a baby dino, the cage, the rescue lift, and four food discs. Span plays more than 70 phrases and sounds, and his eye's can be customized in dinosaur mode. The pilot can be customized in fighter jet mode.

 

T-Don the Pteranodon

The bright red T-Don is a speedy Pteranodon. He is a dinosaur with wings and beak! He converts easily into a smart, red car. T-Don needs two AAA batteries, which are included.

VTech Switch & Go Dinos - T-Don the Pteranodon Dinosaur
VTech Switch & Go Dinos - T-Don the Pteranodon Dinosaur

T-Don can be switched easily from dinosaur to car. He can make more than 50 sound effects and phrases. T-Don's eyes can be customised in dinosaur mode, and the driver can be customised in car mode.

 

Don't Run Out Of Power!

The small Switch & Go Dinos each use 2 AAA batteries. The large ones use 4 AA batteries. Although batteries are included with these products, avoid running out of dino-juice the next day by stocking up now. Small and large packs of batteries are available to keep your dinos soaring...

Tonn the Stegosaurus

This is Tonn, the bright yellow Stegosaurus, with a body covered in spiky, trianglar plates. He could be out and about chomping on leaves, but is always ready to turn into a cool car.

VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Tonn the Stegosaurus Dinosaur
VTech Switch & Go Dinos - Tonn the Stegosaurus Dinosaur

Tonn the Stegosaurus can play more than 50 sounds and phrases. To keep his energy up, he needs 2 AAA batteries.

 

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      bloggerjon 4 years ago

      I have seen them before and I like anything that is dino related. Great toys here and the kids will love them.