Playmobil pop-up books, in which buildings and settings corresponded to the height of actual Playmobil figures, were sold for a time, as well as a series of comic books, coloring books, and puzzles.Playmobil toys are produced in themed series of sets as well as individual special figures and playsets.

Nevertheless, the toy was shown at the International Toy Fair in Nuremberg, which took place that same year.Toys Interest, toy Character, avg.

A number of different companies were licensed throughout Europe and Latin America to produce and distribute Playmobil figures: In Spain, figures were produced by the leading dollmaker Famosa, and marketed as "los clicks de Famobil".He felt that too much flexibility would get in the way of children's imaginations, and too much rigidity would cause frustration.