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Disney’s Planes Dusty Crophopper Deluxe Talking Plane Review

Disclosure: I was not financially compensated for this post. I received a sample of the product for review purposes. The opinions are my own, based on my personal experience with the product.

On August 9th, 2013, Disney’s animated feature-length film Planes soared into theaters around the world. Along with any Disney film comes a great line of toys, clothing, and more so you and your children can invite that Disney magic into your home. One of the newest lines of Planes toys includes the Dusty Crophopper Deluxe Talking Plane (MSRP $24.99, available at Target and other retailers).

Disney's Planes Dusty Crophopper Deluxe Talking Plane Review

This deluxe talking plane is made from lightweight plastic with minimum moving parts so even the smallest of hands won’t get tired from holding it. The wheels move so your child can reenact Dusty’s exciting takeoffs and landings while pressing down on his head to engage the propeller and make Dusty talk.

Disney's Planes Dusty Crophopper Deluxe Talking Plane Review

The Dusty Crophopper Deluxe Talking Plane has over fifteen phrases and sounds that were featured in the movie. Your child is sure to be delighted by these cool sound effects and fun phrases, which will certainly encourage plenty hours of imaginative play.

Disney's Planes Dusty Crophopper Deluxe Talking Plane Review

Although my five-year-old daughter hasn’t yet seen the film, she loves playing with Dusty Crophopper and pressing the button to hear all of the sounds he makes. As a huge fan of Cars, she will absolutely love this film when we have the chance to take her to see it in theaters. She has even told us that when she grows up she wants to be a pilot!

Information You Should Know

  • The Dusty Crophopper Deluxe Plane comes with a one-year warranty
  • To clean your plane, use only a damp cloth
  • Demo batteries are included and the planes uses three Alkaline LR44 batteries

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