PJ asked for (and is getting) this for his birthday next week (it's okay, he doesn't read my blog):
I pointed out that he already has an Imaginext Bat Cave, to which he responded, "But that one is long. This one is TALL. They are totally different. And I could put them together and have one huge Bat Cave that is both long AND tall." I could not argue with this logic; it was the same logic that I used on my own parents, vis-a-vis multiple Barbie Dream House products.
So now we will have four different Bat Caves, three of them coming courtesy of the Fisher-Price Corporation. PJ has conceded that the Thomas the Tank Engine stuff and the Little People pirate ship and castle can go into "granchild storage" when we return to The House, which will allow him to set up all of the Bat Caves on the train table, along with his Imaginext Oa play set.
In recent weeks, we have acquired an Imaginext Flash and Hawkman, and my grandma is giving him this Clayface for his birthday:
It's ironic that we just conceded that we are all, collectively, too old for Fisher-Price Little People, and almost immediately thereafter I learned about this addition to the Little People product line: