You may notice something different about Thomas and all his friends – these classic toy trains have been redesigned with a fresh look featuring more exposed wood and stylish, contemporary patterns. Thomas & Friends™ Wood toy trains continue to deliver exceptional quality, imaginative play, and an emotional connection that only these iconic characters can provide. Hiro is nicknamed "Master of the Railway." Gentle, wise and graceful, his personality reflects his homeland of Japan. He's able to find good in anyone, and takes pride in being a great friend. For a seamless playtime experience, the redesigned toy trains are also compatible with classic Thomas & Friends™ Wooden Railway track (sold separately and subject to availability).