From the little green men as seen in Toy Story to the vintage metal soldiers which can be considered collector's items, there are many choices for army men toy sets for kids. Both have their place in different developmental stages. The plastic ones can be for younger kids while the metal sets, especially the ones that are models and can be hand painted could be great for older youth. As you can see, Classic toy soldiers can be fun and a great learning or teaching tool for children.
The types of sets vary from cheap bags of green army men to vintage metal army men from battles like WWI, WWII, the Civil War and even the Cold War with tanks, planes and boats. Companies like King and Country as well as Britains make themed sets for different periods in time. But, for a simple toy army men sets, check out the video here and the top retailers online and local toy stores for large choices in war chests with army soldier figures and accessories in them.