You can go to a special children's toy department on JC Penney's web site that has all the war toys any child could ever want. This section can be found by clicking on "Toys", then "Action Figures", and finally "Military". As you go from toy to toy, new choices show up as links in a box on the right of your screen, seemingly unending play ideas for your children ages 3 and up. A few examples are listed below. The one that seems the most original is a bombed-out house with an armed American soldier standing proudly on the roof. It is called the Forward Command Post.
Forward Command Post $44.99. Take command of your soldiers from this fully outfitted battle zone. 75-piece set includes one 11 1/2" H figurine in military combat gear, toy weapons, American flag, chairs and more. Assembled dimensions; 32x16x32" H. Plastic. 10 lbs. Ages 5 and up.
World Peace Keepers Battle Station. $24.99. Includes one 12" H poseable action figure, cannon with tripod and 40-pc. accessory set. Cannon has working lights and sound; requires 2 "AA" batteries, included. Accessary set includes everything needed to stage a battle. Plastic. 2 lbs. Ages 3 and up.
Combat tank. $39.99. Bring a little armored support to your play battleground. Camouflaged 37" tank features rotating gun turret and barrel that shoots plastic missiles. Plastic. Imported from China. 7 lbs. Ages 3 and up. (Action figure not included.)
Ride-On Tank. $159.99. Camouflage super tank with flashing lights, machine gun noises and firing sounds. Reverse and forward movement. Max speed of 2 mph. Has two, 6V motors. Includes batteries, charger, adaptor and instruction set. 33-1/2x18x19-1/2" H. 21 olbs. Ages 3 to 7.
and Walkie Talkie Set. $24.99. Bazooka extends from 23" to 29" long.
Features explosion and bazooka sounds and has 3 voice messages. 2 channel
walkie talkies have adjustable headband with realtime communication static
free transmission and can be used within a 250 to 300 foot open area range.
Requires 5 "AA" batteries, not included. Plastic. 4 lbs. Ages 5 and up.
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