We’re talking the hottest toys of the year. Here’s everything you need to know to make sure all your toy needs are met in 2018.
Welp, Christmas is just around the corner (hooray?) and your kids are already asking for everything under the sun, so we’ve narrowed down their toy demands to the ones that are the most popular and must-haves of the 2018 season. Why not stay on-trend and ahead of the curve all at the same time? Plus, if you’re running out of ideas on what toys to gift them this season (just in case you’re totally over giving them all kinds of candy), their birthday (geesh didn’t they just have one of those?!) or just want to pick them up a little something for no reason at all, we’ve got you covered.
– Other Toy Lists to Check Too –Top Toys According to Walmart Top Toys According to Target
In the meantime shop our best-of-the-best picks for the best toys (so far) in 2018:
The Best New Toy (So Far) in 2018: New L.O.L Surprise ‘Bigger Surprise’ – Buy It Here
Now this is one of the biggest surprises that’s most anticipated for the upcoming holiday season! You can officially order it right now, since it’s finally been released to the public! This one comes with over 60 new never-before-seen surprises, all with exclusive dolls and the cutest accessories ever! This is the perfect one to add to their collection and, hopefully, you can get your hands on it before it’s gone! Learn more here!
Fingerlings Untamed Dinosaur Raptors – Buy It Here
If you remember the Christmas craze last year for the cute little Fingerlings Monkeys, well Wowwee upped their game and literally just released their new line of Fingerlings called “Untamed Raptors.” These dinosaur toys are cute and ferocious all at the same time. They’ll interact with your kid, wrap around their little finger, learn to talk and roar in dino babble and, based on how they’re taken care of will depend what kind of dino personality you get! This is, for sure, to be one of the hot toy request for Christmas 2018. Grab them while you can at a normal price.
The ‘Kid Made Modern’ Ultimate Arts & Crafts Set – Buy It Here
Now this is a great way to get them off their electronic devices (we’re looking at you, Fortnite!). This arts and crafts gift set comes with over 1,000 pieces, neatly organized (for now) with things like beads, wooden discs, glue sticks, jewels, sequins, fuzzy stuff, funny googly eyes, felt, pom poms, and so much more! This one even made Oprah’s Favorite Things list this year too!
The ‘Hairdorables’ Mystery Doll – Buy It Here
Who doesn’t love a mystery anything?! The fun is that your kiddo won’t know which doll they’re getting. Once they pull the mystery tab they’ll find out! Plus, they’ll get 11 more surprises in total. There are currently 36 different dolls to collect and some are super hard to find. Learn more here.
“Don’t Step In It” the Poop Dodging Game for Kids – Buy It Here
Because kids love poop jokes. Even though you may ban potty humor in your house, this is still slated to be the “must-play” game of 2018. Simply set up the poop mat, place the various clay poops in different place, blindfold the kiddos and have them see how far they can make it without “stepping in it.” You may want to get in on the fun yourself. #PoopFTW! There’s also a new unicorn edition of the game here!
The ‘Scruff-a-Luvs’ Rescue Pets – Buy It Here
These are the cutest little toy pets ever! They arrive into your life as a little ball of matted fur, but then your kids will take care of them. They’ll bathe them, dry them, and then brush them. Suddenly your little ball of fur will turn into a cute lovable pet. (See color options here!) But which will you get? Only time will tell! Learn more about them here!
The Paw Patrol Giant 2-Foot Fire Rescue Truck – Buy It Here
Now your little ones can be their very own Paw Patrol hero! The ladder extends to 2-feet, and the truck has really cool lights and sounds needed for any true fire fighter! It even has a water canon where they can use real water to extinguish those fires. They’ll have a blast!
Poopsie Unicorn Surprise Slime – Buy It Here
The unicorn toy trend continues and this time your kids can make their very own unicorn poop slime right at home! This is one of the hottest and most sought after toy this season (and it comes in a bunch of different color and style options too!) Who doesn’t love a surprise and slime?! Learn more here.
FurReal ‘Munchin’ Rex the Interactive Toy Dinosaur – Buy It Here
This is one dinosaur your kids will totally want to cuddle up with. It’s another interactive toy (ugh, we know), but this one is so stinkin’ cute! Plus, he responds with over 35 sounds and motions. And did we mention he moves all around by hopping and begging for his treats? Good news, you kiddos can feed him!
The New Hatchimals CollEGGtibles Neon Glow-in-the-Dark 12-Pack Eggs – Buy It Here
They’re going to totally love that these little Hatchimal eggs glow in the dark! Plus, they’ll still be able to hatch all of them and see who’s inside. So cute and so much fun! The case makes it easy for them to carry them around which, you totally know, they’re going to bring with them everywhere.
The Kano ‘Harry Potter Wand’ Coding Kit – Buy It Here
Yes this is the magic Harry Potter wand your kids (and you!) have been waiting for. They’ll actually build this themselves and learn to code all at the same time! From there their magic wand will be able to do things like make pumpkins grow, make feathers fly, multiply your magical goblets, make fire flow, create spells and so much more! Plus, did we mention this will all interact via their tablet or computer? Pretty amazing. Learn more here.
The New Fingerlings Hugs – Buy It Here
If your kiddos wanted to ever actually hug their Fingerlings, well, now’s their chance! These giant, cuddly, soft and plush Fingerlings Hugs will wrap right around their neck, waist, chest and more! Plus, they’re totally interactive and super fun to play with! They also come in pink, blue, and the newest glitter purple too! See more color options here!.
Exploding Kittens Hysterical Card Game for Kids – Buy Now
So much fun for the whole fam. The players draw cards until someone draws an “Exploding Kitten” (which is when they explode) and they are out of the game, unless that player has a defuse card, which can defuse the Kitten using things like laser pointers, belly rubs, and catnip sandwiches. It’s really so funny and perfect for ages 7+. Get it here while you can!
Cheap Alert: The LOL Surprise ‘Glam Glitter’ Series – Buy It Here
Finally something that won’t break the bank this holiday season! Not only is this on the cheaper side (under $10), but it’s currently one of the best-selling toys of the year on Amazon right now! This major surprise comes with a total of 7 surprises, including things like an exclusive glam glitter doll, outfit, stylish accessory, stickers, shoes, and more! Don’t forget to feed and bathe your glitter doll! See more LOL ‘everything’ here!
→ Swipe Right to See Amazon’s Top 10 Best Selling Toys (So Far) This Month →
Products from Amazon.com
- Price: $79.00Was: $89.99
- Price: Check on Amazon
- Price: $14.82
- Price: $17.69Was: $19.99
- Price: $19.99
- Price: Check on Amazon
- Price: $149.99Was: $179.99
- Price: $44.44Was: $59.99
The Melissa & Doug ‘Examine and Treat’ Vet Pet Play Set – Buy It Here
Seriously, how cute is this little vet play set for the kiddos?! It’s a great way to show them (and let them learn) how to take care of pets. It comes with 24 pieces, including a plush doggy and kitten and must-have vet accessories like a thermometer, tweezers, bandages, stethoscope, syringe, and so much more. Their imaginations will run wild and your heart will melt!
New ‘HatchiBabies’ from Hatchimals – Buy It Here
It wouldn’t be a holiday without mass hysteria over the latest announcement from the Hatchimals folks. Hot off the press (and already one of the most anticipated toys of the season) meet ‘HatchiBabies.’ That’s right. They’re babies! And this time you won’t know if you’re hatching a baby boy or a baby girl. It’s like a true gender reveal so get those cameras rolling! They also have a secret compartment (and companions) as an added bonus inside that famous speckled egg for extra fun this year. They’re up for pre-order right now so you might as well get it while you can! Learn more here.
The New Harry Potter Hogwarts Express LEGO Kit – Buy It Here
All aboard! It’s time to build and hop on the Hogwarts Express! One of the latest releases this season, every Harry Potter fan will love building this 801 piece LEGO set. And it even comes with Ron Weasley, Hermione Granger, Remus Lupin, the Trolley Witch and Harry Potter figures, plus Dementor and Scabbers!
The Little Live Wrapples – Buy It Here
These super cute Little Live Wrapples do just that….wrapple around your kids wrist. Their tail is like those snap bracelets we all used to have in the 80’s and the 90’s, so they stay on their wrist securely. Plus, these cuties have over 50 different sounds and reactions and their eyes even light up to match their mood! There are 4 different Wrapples to choose from. See all the options here!
The Connect 4 ‘Shots’ Game – Buy It Here
How cool is this new game! Connect 4 Shots is similar to the one that we all grew up with, but with a twist! This time you have to bounce the balls into the right slots to try and get four of the same color in a row (or diagonal) to win! This is one that you’ll not only want to play with your kids, but will probably end up taking over and playing with your own friends. And, well, drinks may be involved.
Star Wars FurReal Co-Pilot Chewie (Interactive) – Buy It Here
Ok we’re totally geeking out of this new interactive Chewie because we’re the biggest Star Wars fan. And if you’re kids are (or you!) you’re going to love this toy of sorts! Chewie has over 100 sounds and motions!! Plus he totally interacts with you by raising his arms and giving our a giant roar, reacts to you when you’re on the go, and even responds when you talk to him. Oh, and did we mention he even laughs too? He’s officially our favorite member of the family.
The Crayola Light Up Drawing Tablet – Buy It Here
Now their artwork can glow (thanks to the built-in LED lights) and they’ll keep everything neat and tidy (which is great for you!). It comes with 6 special gel FX markers and easily wipes clean when it’s time for a new drawing or, excuse us, ‘work of art.’
Pomsies Interactive Pom Pom – Buy It Here
Ok so Pomsies is actually pretty cute. These little balls of fluff (we think it might be an electronic cat, but we can’t be 100% certain) can latch on to your wrist, arm, backpacks and more! Plus they’re totally interactive, have 50 different reactions, and love it when you pet them and take care of them. There are 4 different Pomsies to choose from in a variety of different colors. Learn more here.
The ‘Choose Kindness’ PopSocket – Buy It Here
A fun little ‘toy’ for all the tech kids out there who are always on their phones or tablets! This cute PopSocket has the message ‘Choose Kindness’ on the top with a cartoon-like rainbow. In a world that could use some gentle reminders, we think this is the friendly thought our kids could see each and every day and hopefully always remember to choose kindness. There’s also a cute magical unicorn one too!
→ Flip Through More Cool PopSockets →
Products from Amazon.com
The ‘Hearing Things’ Game – Buy It Here
This one is super fun and like something we’d see on Fallon! Each person will take their turn wearing the speech-cancelling headphone and try to guess the clue the other person is reading aloud! It’s so funny to hear what they think you’re saying! This one comes with 150 cards that’ll give you 600 different phrases so the laughs will keep on coming.
The L.O.L Surprise #OOTD (Outfit of the Day) Advent Calendar – Buy It Here
It’s already the #1 ‘new’ best seller on Amazon in the toy department and, go figure, it’s already so tough to come by! This is an advent calendar of sorts where they’ll open the first little case on Dec 1st and get a fun surprise and then open up each individual case each day (up until Dec 25th) for more surprises. There are 25 in total, plus an exclusive L.O.L doll! Learn more here!
Products from Amazon.com
- Price: $79.00Was: $89.99
- Price: $189.00Was: $199.99
- Price: $29.88
- Price: $21.00
- Price: $13.89Was: $14.99
- Price: $39.99
- Price: $127.75
New Muppet Babies ‘Wocka Wocka’ Interactive Fozzie Bear – Buy It Here
We are obsessed with this new interactive Fozzie Bear from Muppet Babies! When you press his paw he’ll tell jokes, sing a song, giggle, wiggle, and more! When he laughs his tie even lights up! We love the message of Fozzie’s ‘never give up’ attitude and know your kiddos will love him too. He’s now listed as one of the must-haves of the holiday season. Learn more about Fozzie here!
New Harry Potter Hogwart’s LEGO Kit – Buy It Here
Finally a Harry Potter LEGO set that’s being sold again, except this time it’s new! And this time you’ll be building Hogwarts Great Hall. We are pretty much obsessed. This one has 878 pieces and comes with 10 mini LEGO people like Harry, Hermione, Draco, Hagrid, and more!
The Barbie ‘Care Clinic’ Medical Helper Van – Buy It Here
We love the empowering and compassionate message where Barbie is helping people! This ‘Care Clinic’ on wheels is also a hospital playset that comes with over 20 medically themed pieces. Our favorite? The X-Ray machine that also turns into an eye chart with one simple pull of the lever! Oh, the lights on the ambulance and siren work too! Barbie is truly saving the day!
The Incredibles 2 ‘Family Pack’ Fun Action Figures – Buy It Here
It’s the favorite family of the year (next to yours), The Incredibles 2! Now you can collect the whole family with these five really cool action figures that are already on the best-sellers list (so far) this year. You’ll get Elastigirl, Mr. Incredible, Violet, Dash, and Jack-Jack. They’re posable too!
Fugglers Stuffed Animals (with Creepy Teeth!) – Buy It Here
Because if your kids are giving their Hatchimals a major eye-roll, they’re probably in the market for the new creepy Fuggler. These Fugglers (which stands for ‘Funny Ugly Monster’ but we don’t see how) are said to be one of the must-haves of the year. There are dozens of these creepy little devils to choose from and they’re perfect for any kid who’s over the cute and cuddly stuffed animals that are being marketed to them all day long! Learn more here.
The Playz Unlimited Magic Trick Set – Buy It Here
These magic sets have surely come a long way from the ones we had when we were little! This one is a magic set and science kit all in one. It comes with over 27 different tools, ingredients, and parts so your kiddos can learn to make really cool things like dancing holograms, optical illusions, disappearing coins and more! Check out all their different themes here!
The Magna-Qubix Building Set – Buy It Here
They’re going to love building and creating so many different things (and they won’t even know they’re learning!). This one comes with 29 translucent, colorful 3D shapes and as long as they can click them together, they can make pretty much anything they can dream up!
“Don’t Step In It” the Unicorn Edition Game – Buy It Here
It’s the game everyone is talking about this year and currently on the best-sellers list. That’s because it’s the exclusive unicorn edition! Kids are blindfolded and try to make it across the special mat without stepping in that dreaded, yet colorful, unicorn poop. Hooray! The original version (minus the unicorn) is available here.
The ‘Frozen’ Magical LEGO Ice Palace for Elsa – Buy It Here
Insert all the “Let It Go” jokes here! This Frozen LEGO set is now one of the top ‘kids picks’ on Amazon for the upcoming holiday season. The sequel is right around the corner and the show on Broadway is an award winner so there’s no slowing down the Frozen train. The kiddos will love building this glittery ice palace and it even comes with Elsa, Anna and, of course, Olaf!
The PJ Masks ‘Headquarters’ Play Set – Buy It Here
They’re totally obsessed with PJ Masks on Disney Jr so you know they’re going to love one of the best-selling in the PJ Masks family right now! This really fun play set comes with 1 Catboy play figure (and Cat-Car mobile), 3 levels of play, a zip line, a surprise ceiling trap, working elevators, a pop-out exit hatch, and so much more. They’ll be ready to fight crime and look cute doing it all at the same time!
The ‘Dance & Play’ Mickey Mouse Hot Diggity Dog – Buy It Here
Well hot dog, hot dog, hot diggity dog! It’s Mickey Mouse from their favorite show they won’t stop watching (ever) ‘Mickey Mouse Clubhouse!’ This cute little guy dances, plays games, lights up and more! Move over Elmo there’s a new favorite in the house. We’re just kidding, we still love you Elmo (see below).
‘Yellies’ the Interactive Spider Pet (Toofy Spooder) – Buy It Here
Ok so these spiders actually are pretty cute! They’re new, from Hasbro, and there are 10 different ones to collect! They’re interactive, voice activated, and move faster or slower based on how loud (or soft) you are! All are different colors and have different personalities, plus they can totally interact with each other when all put in a setting together. Think of how much fun it will be to race them! Learn more about Yellies here.
New Fingerlings Blue Glitter Panda ‘Archie’ – Buy It Here
Looks like Fingerlings is back at it again and this time they’ve created the cutest little blue glitter panda named Archie. He seems friendly! This cute little baby panda is totally interactive, blinks his eyes, blows kisses, responds to sound and touch, and even speaks little panda babble! Check out all the other new Fingerlings here!
New ‘Hatchimals Mystery’ Interactive Toy – Buy It Here
That’s right folks, Hatchimals is back! And this time they’re a total mystery. Hatchimals Mystery were just released and are already climbing the toy charts. Here’s the best part; you have no clue which Hatchimal you’re going to get until it hatches. It’s a total mystery! What we do know, for sure, is that these new guys are super fluffy (fluffier than the older ones) and they’ll actually be able to learn and speak your name! Plus, there are 4 different ones you could hatch…like Bunwee, Pandor, Hedgyhen, and Elefly. Collect all 4! Learn more here.
The LOL Surprise ‘Under Wraps’ Eye Spy Series – Buy It Here
This one is super cute. You’ll use your spy glass to unbox, find codes, and solve the mystery of the lost pet! It comes with 15 really fun and cute surprises they’ll love, including an exclusive doll! Learn more about Eye Spy here!
The Poopsie ‘Pooey Puitton’ Collectible Slime Purse – Buy It Here
Now that we’re all on the same page in regards to Poopsy Unicorn Slime, it only makes sense that one of the up-and-comers this season is the ‘designer’ Pooey Puitton purse that comes with 2 unicorn slime powder packets (yes, it makes rainbow poop), 6 unicorn magic packets, 4 sparkle packets, 4 mystery packets, and so much more! Plus, they’ll totally want that exclusive poop character keychain because who can leave home without it!? Learn more here.
The Hysterical ‘Chow Crown’ Game – Buy It Here
This game is seriously a riot! You gotta see it, for real. All you have to do is add your favorite foods (think fruit, marshmallows, etc) to each fork and then place the hat on your head, turn it on, and when the music starts the snacks spin and you have to eat as many and as much as you can before the music stops. This is the game this year that will make almost any family famous on Instagram!
The New Sony PlayStation Classic Mini for 2018 – Buy It Here
Yes! It’s finally happening! After 25-years, Sony is releasing the original version of PlayStation as a mini console you can just plug-and-play. It’s 45% smaller than the original and comes pre-loaded with 20 of their best-selling and most fun games from back in the day. It’s also a great idea for your tweens and teens too! Grab this one while you can because it’s going to be tough to get as we get closer. Learn more about the PlayStation Classic Mini here!
The New Fortnite Monopoly – Buy It Here
Yes your kids (and you) are 100% addicted to all things Fortnite. Well, here’s a way they can still kind of play, but not on any of their devices. It’s the new Fortnite Monopoly game! It’s not really so much about what you own, it’s about if you’ll survive and for how long. And if you’re looking for fun Fortnite ‘must-haves’ that double as great gifts, look here!
The New FurReal ‘Ricky’ Interactive Trick Lovin’ Puppy – Buy It Here
Seriously how cute is Ricky the trick loving pup!? He’s new from FurReal and totally interactive. In fact, not only does he respond with over 100 sounds and motions, but he actually performs the cutest little tricks ever like flipping his bone, ‘shaking paws’ with you, barking a catchy little tune, and so much more! Did we mention he’s affectionate too? The kiddos can help ‘train’ him and reward him with treats. When they do that, Ricky the pup will eat them and, well, when they pet his back he’ll poop them out. This one comes with 18 dog treats, a treat pouch, and a fun little bone toy too! We love him!
The littleBits ‘Avengers’ Super Hero Inventors Kit – Buy It Here
Get their minds working overtime and have fun all at the same time! Already named as one of the top toys by Walmart and Amazon, this Avengers Hero kit has 18 pieces where they can invent a variety of really cool things. We’re talking about things like night vision, speed trackers, and light powers! Once you snap everything into place and turn your circuits into super rad inventions you’ll connect to your smartphone or tablet app and they’ll be able to control these inventions. Mind blowing. Learn more how it works here!
The Crate Creatures ‘Sizzle’ – Buy It Here
We can’t wait to bust this guy out of his crate and, well, your kids will too! They’ll use the crowbar (that comes with it) to pop open that lock and release this little monster from his prison! He’ll even make over 45 different sounds and when he’s turned upside down, dropped, or knocked over. When they pull his tongue, he’ll make funny noises, vibrate, and his eyes will glow. Even better, your kids can record their voice and this creature will play back their message in their own ‘creature voice.’ There are a bunch of different Crate Creatures to choose from too. See all the options here!
The Pikmi Pops ‘Cinnabun’ the Giant Bunny Flips – Buy It Here
That’s right, Pikmi Pops are back! And this one is cuter than ever (and will be kind of tough to get). Meet ‘Cinnabun’ the giant reversible bunny with giant cute and snuggly floppy ears! Inside this giant surprise you just may find one or two exclusive scented Pikmi Flips! Plus, there are 8 surprises inside in total and the most fun part is that your kiddos aren’t going to know which they’re getting until they open it. Seriously, how cute is this bunny?! And you’ll love their scent too!
The Hot Wheels Corkscrew Car Crash Track Set – Buy It Here
What kids don’t love their Hot Wheels tracks! This one is the super crazy Corkscrew with the ginormous 3-loop challenge! Your kiddos will try to launch their cars into the track and complete the loops without crashing. Eh, maybe they want to crash. Isn’t that half the fun? Even better is that if they have other Hot Wheels tracks this one is compatible with others! This one comes with one Hot Wheels car, but you can buy more of the cars here!
The ‘Lil Gleemerz’ Interactive Friends – Buy It Here
It’s all about the interactive toys this year. Introducing ‘Lil Gleemerz!’ There are currently three different ones to choose from and they have over 100 different reactions and interactions like purring, growling, farting (of course), light shows, light up tail, and so much more. Oh, and did we mention they can say funny things, their eyes glow, and you can simply press their nose to enjoy them three different ways (game mode, light party, or hangout). They’ve already been named one of the top toys of the year, so get ’em while you can! See all the different color options here!
Kid Trax Rideamals Scout Pony Ride-On 12-Volt Pony – Buy It Here
If they’re not into ride-on unicorns, this is the ride-on animal for them! Meet Scout the Pony! He makes over 100 unique sounds and motions and is totally interactive (and so cute). You can feed it, walk it, ride it, and watch it perform a very special dance. Plus, Scout’s ears, eyes, and head moves. You can even hear Scout make cute little munching sounds when you feed him. We just assumed it was a ‘he’ but could totally be a ‘she.’ You decide! This one is hard to come by and is already the ‘must have’ for this upcoming holiday. If you’re having a hard time finding it, be sure to check out Amazon too.
The Grinch Movie ‘Young Grinch’ Plush Stuffed Animal – Buy It Here
That’s right, there is finally a new Grinch movie coming out on Nov 9, 2018 and will be animated and as cute as ever. The focus will be on ‘Young Grinch’ and this is the stuffed animal all the kiddos are going to want this year. To be honest, we actually want it too! See more about the Grinch Movie here (and more Grinch swag!)
The L.O.L Surprise House – Buy It Here
Now this is the house of all doll houses! Your kiddos loved their LOL Surprise Dolls all last year (and this year too), but this year it’s all about the giant 3-foot by 3-foot 3-story LOL Surprise House that has a working toilet, lamp, outdoor patio that changes from day to night, a helipad, a swimming pool they can fill with water, a sandbox, and so much more! Plus, it even comes with an exclusive new family. Learn more details here.
Cozmo the Interactive Toy Robot by Anki – Buy It Here
One of the most popular robot of the season, Cozmo shows emotion, recognizes your face, learns to flip and carry blocks, plays games, helps your kid with fun engineering-like tasks, and even snores when he sleeps (for a short period of time, phew!). Plus, his little robot voice is so cute!
The ‘Santa is a Woman’ T- Shirt – Buy It Here
*** We interrupt this toy rundown to bring you this funny tee perfect to gift that special woman in your life who, well, is totally Santa. Heck, buy it for yourself! It comes in a bunch of other cool colors too. Now back to our regularly scheduled toy list!
The Moj Moj Original Claw Toy Machine – Buy It Here
Now your kiddos can practice their claw machine skills right in their very own home! It’s just like the one in the arcade, but they have a much better chance at winning. It lights up, plays music, and has two different modes of timed-play. It also comes with 6 little surprise packs that you can refill once they win them all. Super fun and something that you may want to play yourself!
The New Baby Alive ‘Real As Can Be’ Interactive Baby Doll – Buy It Here
They’re going to love playing ‘parent’ with this new interactive doll! They can feed her, change her, love her and more! She’ll give them over 80 super real expressions and cute little sounds. They can help put her to sleep by rocking her, she’ll laugh when you tickle her, and she’ll even turn to you when you call her! She’ll even provide you with some of her very own sweet baby babble too when you talk to her. We personally think this one is the cutest, but you can also get her with blonde sculpted hair or brown sculpted hair too!
Grumblies ‘Meltdown’ Animals – Buy It Here
This year it’s all about the ‘non-cuddly’ stuffed animal companions. Meet the Grumblies! These interactive toys want you to shake them, spin them, roll them around and more until they get so mad they have the funniest meltdown ever! There are four different ones to choose from. Learn more about Grumblies here.
My Lovely Unicorn ‘Ride-On’ Electric Unicorn – Buy It Here
All your kids unicorn dreams are coming to life this season! Yep, this is an actual electric unicorn that your kiddo can sit on and ride around the house (or outside). This magical wonder goes backwards and forwards by using the reigns and can go up to 3 mph. Plus the unicorn horn lights up. Awesome! This is a hot item so feel free to check availability on Amazon here. And you can learn more about My Lovely Unicorn here.
The “Pimple Pete” Game by Dr. Pimple Popper – Buy It Here
Who’s ready to get totally grossed out!? One of the most anticipated toy/games of the year is Pimple Pete by Dr. Pimple Popper. Yes, that Dr. Pimple Popper. Carefully try to pull out the gross pimples but, be careful, because if you pull too hard Pete’s nose will squirt you with water. Gain points from a variety of difficult tasks and whoever gets the most (without getting squirted) wins! Gross and fun all at the same time.
The Jurassic Park Power Wheels Jeep Wrangler – Buy It Here
We love this Jeep Wrangler just as much as the kids do! The new Jurassic World Power Wheels fits up to two kids, can drive anywhere between 2.5 – 5 mph, works on regular hard surfaces and grass, has a real working light-bar just like the one in the movie, and even makes real dinosaur sounds and ‘chase’ sounds too. They’ll have a blast!
The ‘Unstable Unicorns’ Game – Buy It Here
This is one of the newest (and best-selling) games so far in 2018. In fact, it’s one of Kickstarter’s 50 most backed projects of all time. Pretty impressive. This super fun/crazy unicorn-based game is for the older kids. They say 14+, but plenty of parents who’ve reviewed and played feel like 10-12+ was perfectly fine. Either way, the goal is to build your own unicorn army (mainly by betraying your friends). Be the first to to build the army of 7 unicorns and win this strategic card game!
The Twisty Petz Collectible Pet Bracelet Set – Buy It Here
These are the cutest bracelets your kids will love this season and, more importantly, love to collect. In fact there are currently 24 to add to their collection. These little bejeweled ‘petz’ turn themselves into fun sparkly bracelets or necklaces. You can customize them with charms, gems, and more!
The Osmo Genius Kit for Kids – Buy It Here
We always love a ‘toy’ where the kids can actually learn. Go figure!? This is one of the latest must-haves of the season and will come with 5 award winning games that allow your kids to transform their iPad into a hands-on learning tool. It helps with things like math, spelling, and more! It’s perfect for children between the ages of 5 and 12, but the only thing we don’t love about it is that it’s only compatible with the iPad. So if you have another brand’s tablet, it’ll be a no-go.
New Pie Face Cannon – Buy It Here
Who didn’t love all things Pie Face over the last few years? Well here’s the latest! This time around there’s a Pie Face cannon that you fill with whip cream! This is seriously too much fun!
The New Echo Dot Created Just for Kids – Buy It Here
While it’s not totally a toy, we had to share this one with you because of how obsessed the kids are with it! The new Echo Dot for Kids is, well, designed and created just for the kiddos. They can play games with Alexa, ask her to read them a bedtime story, play their favorite music, and so much more. It’s also one of the hottest tech gifts of the year! Plus, because it’s for kids they won’t (and can’t) run into any of those awkward situations they could run into with the regular Echo. This one comes in blue, red, and green! More colors here.
The ‘Escape the Room in a Box’ Game: Werewolf Experiment – Buy It Here
Everyone seems to be obsessed with going to Escape the Room parties. Well now you can bring the party home with Escape the Room in a Box: Werewolf Experiment. You’ll have one hour to crack some codes, solve some puzzles, and find some hidden clues. Plus, even better, you can connect this game to your Alexa (if you have it) to keep track of time, ask questions, and even play a special soundtrack that just adds to the intensity of the game. And your one hour begins….now!
The Barbie ‘Power Wheels’ Dream Camper – Buy It Here
Oh boy! Just what they need…another way to escape! This drivable Dream Camper can fit two kids, hits a max speed of 5 mph (on both hard surfaces and grass!), has Barbie providing GPS directions, 3 pre-recorded songs, and has a play kitchen in the back of the camper that unfolds to a pretend grill and campfire for the ultimate getaway experience. For real, this one is super cute and they’ll have a blast!
The Incredibles 2 ‘The Jack Attacks’ with Lights & Sounds – Buy It Here
They were obsessed with the movie this year and especially this little guy! Jack-Jack has a ton of surprises and a ton of fun things you kids can do with him. First off, he’s funny and when you press him once he’ll laugh and giggle up a storm! The more you press his belly the more of his super powers he’ll reveal. The best part is when they press and hold his belly they’ll activate his biggest super powers and he’ll totally light up and all colors, sounds, and lights are activated! Plus, the raccoon he comes with also does some tricks too!
More Gifting Ideas:
The Top Selling Toys This Year
The Top Rated Gifts for Kids in 2018
The Perfect Gifts for Your Wife in 2018
2018’s Best Gifts for Men On Trend
Cheap (Yet Fun) Stocking Stuffer Ideas for the Whole Fam!
Killer Wayfair Coupon Codes to Help Save a Buck or Two!