When interning at Munchkin, I was assigned to design a swimming scuba bath toy. I worked from the start of research and ideating, down to communicating with the engineer overseas for manufacturing.
Bath Time fun with
The Munchkin Scuba™ Swimming Bath Toy is a swimming bath toy with a fin that flaps and swims in the water when the headlamp is pulled.
Fun time made easy
Pull on headlamp to make fins flap
Easy for little hands to operate
Play Patterns: Action + Reaction; Hand + Eye Coordination
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Muchkin already has a existing mermaid swimming bath toy. They need to create a boy buddy to add another SKU to the shelf and increase the opportunity for multi-purchase.
Mermaid Needs a Buddy
After the final design is decided, I started doing 3D CAD in Solidworks.
Went through a lot of functional test with swimming ability and communicate with engineer overseas to figure out the solutions.
Detailed CMF sheet and the orthographic view were sent to China to make sales sample.