Declared non-compliant and dangerous, due to the accessibility of its padding, which can be ingested by children and cause respiratory arrest, the plush “Huggy Wuggy” 40 centimeters is the subject of a product recall, recalled the government platform Drink reminder this Saturday, November 5.
The owners of the toy marketed in colors red, green, black, multicolored, purple, blue orange and pinkand sold from May 21 to September 8 in many French stores, are invited to return the stuffed animal to the point of sale. A repayment can be carried out in store by the end of the recall procedure, scheduled for June 1, 2023. Affected consumers are invited to contact the following number: 06.23.02.67.41.
Coincidentally, this character with the disproportionate smile, armed with a row of sharp teeth is from horror game Poppy Playtime. Released in 2021, the video game features Huggy Wuggy, plush and flagship mascot of the fictional brand Playtime.CO, who tries to devour the player by all means. A funny gift, which was all the rage in the playgrounds. The toy, removed from the shelves since Septemberhad already caused night terrors in younger people.