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BILD + AnimateIt! Studio Kit by OGO Bild
Though their motto at OgoSport is simply “Oh Go Outside and Play,” they value the ingenuity that comes with indoor play. Whether you are looking for toys that encourage outdoor activity or inspire creativity indoors we offer products for both scenarios during the Fall and Winter months. OGOBILD Animate Set with Camera is everything a child needs to make their own stop motion animate movie.
For the kids ages 6+ and adults who want to explore the magic and creativity of movie making is the BILD + AnimateIt! Studio Kit that combines Aardman Animation’s (creators of Wallace and Gromit, Shaun the Sheep, Chicken Run) video software and OgoBILD constructive toy line to create stop motion animation films. Now makers of all ages can learn to build, direct, and share their own animated films.
Each Studio Kit includes:
- 103 OgoBILD Interchangeable Pieces
- 1 Flexible HD Steady-Mount Web Cam for photographing OgoBILD characters
- 1 Step-by-Step Guidebook Introducion Stop Motion Animation
- 1 Certificate to download Aardman’s AnimateIt! Express Software (available for MAC & Windows)
When you just want to stay inside and get creative, OgoBILD BITS line features buildable characters that individually have an assortment of connective, movable plastic parts. Since each BITS character is unique in the style of parts, each begs the question “Who can you BILD?” Plus, they’re small enough to use as stocking stuffers!
Headquartered in The Brooklyn Navy Yard in Brooklyn, NY, OgoSport designs award-winning toys to get kids and families to “Move. Think. Play”.
Founded by designers Rick Goodwin and Kevin Williams to promote active play for people of all ages, OgoSport has developed and launched countless outdoor and construction-oriented toys like their popular OgoDisc (featured in the Smurfs movie) and their new OgoBILD Animate, stop-motion animation kit. Over the past few years, OgoSport has expanded to over 2,000 stores in the US and 40+ countries across the globe.
In addition to growing a loyal following of consumers who share in the company’s open play philosophy, OgoSport products have also won the attention of the toy industry with awards such as the Parents Choice Award, TillyWig Awards, Dr. Toy Award, Canadian Toy Testing Council, The National Parenting Center Award, and NAPPA Award. For more information, visit www.ogosport.com.
To make the movie be the best you will need a lot of different pieces to make different characters. You receive 108 OgoBILD construction pieces, certificate for Animate It! Also access to xpress software.
You also receive in the box this flexible steady-mount webcam. It has the suction cup on the bottom for secure mounting. This BILD + AnimateIt! Studio Kit lets the kids set this up and get the software to make their own stop motion animate. You can twist, turn, and bend the camera to where you want it. Find other items in your home to add even more pieces. Desiree really loves this set and uses it all the time.
- Teaches the basics of stop motion animation
- Allows kids to make their own animated movies with included Animate It! Express software
- The OgoBILD System’s pose-ability and versatility makes it perfect for stop motion animation
- Share finished films with family, friends, and the world
- Allows kids to make their own animated movies with Animate It! Express
- Takes advantage of the OGOBILD System’s Versatility
Waken your inner child with the vast possibilities offered by the OGOBILD line. The BILD line offers a stimulating opportunity for constructive play and imaginative exploration. The OGOBILD ball attachments are interchangeable, safe and functional, making it the perfect way to lose yourself in hours of play. This can be used with the above BILD + AnimateIt! Studio Kit or all by itself. Kids can make things you will never see again and have fun for hours.
OGOBILD Nexus With over 90 different attachments the Nexus offers maximum play value. With attachments like wheels, a scoop, hands, feet, wings, springs and more, the possibilities for creations are endless! Build a flying Martian, a hovering robot, or objects that fly, drive, and spin! The Nexus includes 4 flexible OGOBILD balls for hours of fun, and increased variety.
This contains a great assortment of silicone spheres with strange push in attachment pieces such as propellers, hands, feet, squiggles, paddles, wings, wheels, etc.. and a vast assortment of strange creatures can be made. Both of these kits encourages creativity with my grandchildren.
Contains 4 OgoBILD balls, 4 wheels, 31 connectors, 16 joints, 8 wings, 32 imagination pieces, and 2 propellers.
- The OgoBild system makes it a snap to create real moving vehicles, robots, air planes, structures, characters, creatures and sculptures
- All OgoBild ball attachments are interchangeable, so collect them all and set your imagination free
- All OgoBild creations are flexible safe and secure
- All Ogobild attachments easily snap into the Ogobild ball sockets and each other
OgoSport was founded in 2004 by a duo of accomplished designers from world-renowned school of design, the Pratt Institute. Our talented roster of creators formed the company to question the current direction of play, and these inquires have inspired us to seek new directions in product development. Accordingly, we have set the following criteria for products that carry the OgoSport name:
- Encourage active play and exercise
- Age ranges span from young children to grandparents
- Encourage play between all age combinations in-between
- Allow for open-ended exploration and experimentation
- Opportunities for both indoor and outdoor play
- Benefits for therapy and children with special needs
- Safety, quality, and integrity
- Batteries not required
Either one of the above kits would be a great gift for Christmas for any child in your life!
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