The Hungry Hungry Hippos game is 40 years old, and toy manufacturer Kid Trax has partnered with Hasbro to release the Hungry Hungry Hippos Activity Ride-On.
The toy car is patterned after the original green Homer Hippo. As the ride-on is pushed or ridden, the hippo’s head moves up and down in a chomping motion, giving the illusion that Homer is eating seven coloured balls, which are then stored beneath the transparent seat. The toy is designed for children ages 1-3, with a 44-pound weight maximum.
The Hungry Hungry Hippos Activity Ride-On is available now for $34.97 USD, exclusively at Walmart and on Walmart.com.
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