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The newest line of Ken dolls come with dad-bods, and man-buns
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This photo combo of images provided by Mattel shows a variety of Ken dolls now available from Mattel. Mattel announced Tuesday, June 20, 2017, that the company is introducing 15 new looks for the male doll, giving him new skin tones, body shapes and hair styles. The makeover is part of the toy companys plan to make its dolls more diverse and try to appeal to todays kids, many of whom would rather pick up an iPad than a doll. Barbie received a similar overhaul more than a year earlier. (Courtesy of Mattel via AP) - photo by Herb Scribner
The newest line of Ken dolls come with "dad-bods," and "man-buns."

Prepare to see the Ken doll go next generation.

As USA Today reported, the latest version of the Ken doll will fit the new generation, sporting both a man-bun and a dad-bod.

The new Ken will be part of a new series of dolls called The New Crew.

Specifically, the New Gen Ken will include 15 different versions of the doll that includes three different body types (broad, slim and original), and with various outfit choices, like casual, tropical and more.

"By continuing to expand our product line, we are redefining what a Barbie or Ken doll looks like to this generation," Lisa McKnight, Barbie's senior vice president and general manager, said in a press release, according to ABC. "Evolving Ken was a natural evolution for the brand and allows girls to further personalize the role they want him to play in Barbies world."

Mattel announced the new dolls in a Facebook post.

Mattel also unveiled the new dolls on Good Morning America on Tuesday, showing off the various new Next Gen dolls, one of which appears to be a millennial hipster.

According to USA Today, Mattel hopes to boost Barbie sales with the decision.

Last year, the company introduced a diverse group of Barbies, which led to a 7 percent overall sales increase, Fortune reported.
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