Wind Up Figures by Maywa Denki

 - Oct 28, 2006   Updated: Apr 26 2011
References: unicahome
Knowckman figures make "absurd musical movements" that are sure to make you smile. The figures were designed by the Japanese air band Maywa Denki. Each figure costs roughly $15 and has a different design and motion. Collect all five: knockman, coron, kerotama, chacha and pororon.

Implications - If you need a bit of silly amusement in the middle of your work day, or if you want to keep your kids smiling and entertained, I could see these quirky figurines being pretty effective. I will be very interested to see if Maywa Denki releases more variations of these offbeat toys in the future. Who knows, maybe an entire orchestra is in the cards!