(PCM) As we gear up for this year’s holiday season, toy retailers are already beginning to make their predictions on what will be the season’s hottest and best selling items.
As shoppers begin lining up in the stores hoping to get their hands on this season’s most popular items, we have put together a handy list of what has been predicted to be the top-sellers and most-sought after toys this year.
(Note: Frozen, Skylanders, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are definitely a safe bet)
1. Skylanders Trap Team
Seek out and defeat the most wanted villains in all of Skylands, pulling them out of the game and into living rooms by capturing them in Traptanium Traps. Then, send villains back into the game to fight for good.
2. Disney Frozen Snow Glow Elsa
This interactive doll emits 15 sounds and phrases from the movie, Frozen. Touch her necklace to light up her dress and raise her left arm to hear her sing 32 seconds of “Let It Go” by Idina Menzel.
3. 11 inch Interactive Talking Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
The heroes in a half shell come to life in 11-inch interactive figures that feature more than 40 phrases and sound effects. Each Turtle recognizes when one of his brothers is talking and will respond.
4. Doc McStuffins Get Better Talking Mobile Clinic
Help toys in need just like Doc! A motion-activated siren lights up and plays the “Doc Mobile” song. The Talking Mobile is equipped with a light and sound EKG, a bandage sticker dispenser, a working CB, and a gurney.
5. It’s My Biz
Each kit contains the essentials a girl needs to start her own business, including materials to create her products and a business management guide. Start a jewelry boutique, T-shirt shop, cupcake bakery, nail salon, or your own creation!
6. Zoomer Dino
Boomer can detect when you’re nearby and interacting with him. But watch out! Just like a real Dino he can get angry, spin around, chomp and roar! Using True Balance Technology, Boomer perfectly balances on two wheels as he roams freely, exploring your home. … He might even let out dino-sized burps and farts!
7. FurReal Friends Get Up and Go Go My Walkin’ Pup Pet
A day together is the best day ever with this new furry friend. Kids can talk to her and she’ll bark back with sweet ruffs and other puppy sounds, or walk her with the included remote control leash for hours of pretend play. Download the free iOS or Android™ FurReal Friends app to mix up this pup’s playtime by creating tasty meals and giving her a bubbly bath.
8. Hot Wheels Street Hawk Remote Control Flying Car
Race the streets and then take to the skies with the Hot Wheels Street Hawk Remote Controlled Flying Car. The sleek body style allows dual-terrain visibility, and the Street Hawk includes dual 8 mm motors and 360° proportional ground steering for maneuverability. Dual propellers spin over 35,000 RPMs to allow this RC toy to fly over 200 feet, and the reusable packaging can be used as a portable case to show off your thrilling flying car.
9. MiP 2 Personal Robot
Meet kids’ new robotic friend, MiP! The first robot to balance on two wheels, this electronic and interactive pal is much more than a toy, with a responsive personality that comes to life through motion, sounds and LED eyes. In addition to 7 built-in play modes, kids can download the free iOS or Android™ MiP app to explore endless means of fun including games, tricks, laser tag and more. Children and parents alike can watch MiP dance to their favorite songs while controlling the intensity of the robot’s moves. MiP also comes with an attachable tray, which can carry items up to the robot’s own weight.
10. The Razor Crazy Cart
The Razor Crazy Cart will let your child drive, spin or drift like a pro. It can be driven like a go cart, or, simply lift the drift bar to kick into Crazy Cart mode. This provides multiple, exciting options for hours of entertainment! The patented drift system on this Razor drift Crazy Cart allows the rear caster angle to drive forward, backward, sideways, diagonally and everything in between.