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Mattel Batman and One Piece Magnetic Action Figure Sets Recalled

Date:
August 14, 2007
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Mattel
The Danger:
Small, powerful magnets inside the accessories of the toy figures can fall out; if swallowed by young children, the magnets can attract each other internally and cause dangerous intestinal perforations or blockages.
Description:
This recall involves about 345,000 toy figures and sets, including:
Batman: The 7-inch-tall action figures include the Batman logo on the front and include magnetic accessories. The model number is located on the lower-right corner of the tag that is sewn to the figure:
  • The Batman Magna Battle Armor Batman figure, model number J1944
  • The Batman Magna Fight Wing Batman figure, model number J1946
  • The Batman Secret ID figure, model number J5114
  • The Batman Flying Fox figure, model number J5115
One Piece: The 5-1/2-inch-tall action figure has green hair, black pants, and magnets in his hands that connect to magnets on various swords that he can hold. The model number is printed on the back of the action figure's left leg.
  • One Piece Triple Slash Zolo Roronoa figure, model number J4142
Sold At:
Discount department stores and toy stores nationwide from June 2006 through June 2007 for about $11.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the toy and contact Mattel for instructions on how to return it to receive a free replacement toy. For more information, call Mattel toll-free at (888) 597-6597 anytime, or visit their Web site at www.service.mattel.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml07/07269.html