Hexbug Nano Raceway Habitat Set
Hexbug Nano Raceway Habitat Set
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What It Is
There's a new habitat for Hexbug Nanos, the animatronic insects that behave like real bugs. The Hexbug Nano Raceway Habitat Set allows kids to race their Hexbug Nanos by constructing their very own customizable raceway. Turn on the Hexbug Nanos and place them at the starting gates. Through the use of hidden magnets, the Hexbugs won't move until you press the start button. This way the Hexbugs don't start racing until you're ready. The raceway comes with everything kids need to build the raceway, including starting gates, working doors, one-way doors, and working checkered flags. There are 28 pieces total. Instead of instructions, which might limit creativity, kids are simply shown how the pieces fit together so that they can assemble the set in any configuration they can imagine. The Raceway Habitat Set comes with two Hexbug Nanos. Kids can collect and connect the Raceway Habitat with other Hexbug Nano sets and accessories, which are sold separately.
Why It’s Fun
Hexbug Nanos really do mimic the apparently random movements and behaviors of bugs that fascinate boys and girls. However, because these are electronic marvels, they're bugs kids actually want to play with—and are actually more engaging than real bugs that don't keep running when they're turned on. Each new habitat set gives kids the ability to play with the Nano bugs in new ways and build a unique Nano community.
The Raceway Habitat Set is a great addition to any child's Hexbug collection, as well as being a great stand-alone item. Kids will like being able to build the set however they want, racing their Nano bugs to see which one is the fastest.
Who It’s For
The Hexbug Nano Raceway Habitat Set is for ages 3 and up.
What to Be Aware of
Batteries are included.