When toddlers pretend they step into a whole new world with their imaginations! The Pretend-Play Foam Triple Lion Sword is perfect for any pretend knight as they pretend to protect their land. All Liontouch pretend-play items are made from multiple layers of EVA foam, with a single bendable foam layer at the rounded end of the pretend sword, ensuring play remains safe! EVA foam is very light, waterproof, insulating and shock absorbing. Recommended for ages 3 years+. Pretend-play builds social and emotional roles in life. And, exercising the imagination develops self-confidence, leading to better problem solving in the future.