Hot Holiday Toys Featured In The 2016 Amazon Holiday Toy List

Posted: Oct 14 2016, 7:51am CDT | by , in News | Holiday Gift Guide


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Hot Holiday Toys Featured in the 2016 Amazon Holiday Toy List

Amazon announced the 2016 Holiday Toy List.

The 2016 Holiday Toy List released by Amazon features a hand-selected list of more than a thousand of the season’s most sought-after Holiday gifts for kids featuring the hottest toys, games for the entire family, electronics, popular books, learning toys and more.

Toys with mobile app connectivity such as Cozmo by Anki and Ravensburger Space Hawk Starter Set are wildly popular this year as kids are looking for new and exciting ways to stimulate their curious minds.

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) toys such as the Osmo Genius Kit, Fisher-Price Think & Learn Code-a-Pillar and K’NEX Education STEM Explorations: Swing Ride Building Set continue to be popular among Amazon customers.

More and more, kids are getting involved in the maker movement and requesting toys that enable them to tap into their creative side. Kids are loving toy projects such as Thames & Kosmos Crystal Growing, Poppit Playset Bakery and Scientific Explorer Young Architect City Planner Set.

This year, mini figures are causing Mini Madness, and kids want to collect them all! Mini toy sets such as My Mini MixieQ’s Bundle – Mini Rooms, Playsets, and Figures, Squinkies Squinkieville Clubhouse Playset and Twozies Café Playset are popping up on every kid’s wish list.

Amazon expects Star Wars, Trolls and Moana toys to be at the top of wish lists this holiday season, thanks to the upcoming movie releases, with toys such as Star Wars Imperial Stormtrooper, DreamWorks Trolls Glitterific Guy Diamond and Disney Moana Starlight Canoe and Friends to be top sellers.

Trending drones for kids are the Traxxas 7909 Aton Quad-Rotor Helicopter and MOTA JETJAT Nano Camera Video Drone.

“Amazon’s Holiday Toy List features our favorite toys for every child on your list, hand-selected by our team of toy experts. Customers can easily shop Parent Picks, Kid Picks or the top trends for the season to find the perfect toy for every child, all from the comfort of their home or on-the-go from a mobile device or tablet,” said Eva Lorenz, Category Leader of Toys & Games for Amazon. “With millions of toys and games to choose from on Amazon, the Holiday Toy List highlights the best toys and games of the season at the lowest prices with convenient shipping options so parents can spend more precious time with those who give meaning to the season.”

All items on Amazon’s Holiday Toy List will be featured in a daily deal this holiday season, with deals offered on products from top brands such as Disney, PowerWheels, Ravensburger Puzzles, Monster High and Green Toys. Starting today, customers can enjoy up to 40% off select Melissa & Doug Toys, with additional deals on Hasbro Games, Play-Doh, Nerf and FurReal Friends to follow.

Amazon's Best Sellers and Exclusives

The Holiday Toy List features hundreds of popular items that will appeal to kids of all ages and interests. Some of the anticipated best-selling toys and games for this holiday season include:

    Pie Face Showdown Game


    Bloxels: Build Your Own Video Game

    Shopkins Happy Places House Playset

    Hot Wheels A.I. Intelligent Race System Starter Kit

    Scientific Explorer Magic Science for Wizards Only Kit

    Playskool Sesame Street Love2Learn Elmo

    Fisher-Price Imaginext DC Super Friends Super Hero Flight City

    Fisher-Price Dance & Move BeatBowWow

    SELFIE MIC Music Set

    AquaBeads Ultimate Design Studio Payset

    Fisher-Price Shimmer and Shine Magic Flying Carpet

    View-Master Deluxe VR Viewer

    Barbie Dreamhouse

    Barbie Pop-Up Camper Vehicle

    LEGO City Airport Air Show Building Kit

    Nom Noms Lipgloss Truck Craft Kit

    Wonder Workshop Dash Robot

    Hatchimals Draggles

    LEGO Friends Amusement Park Roller Coaster Building Set

    3Doodler Create 3D Pen

    American Girl Melody Doll, Book & Backpack Collection

    DreamWorks Trolls Hug Time Poppy

Amazon exclusive Holiday Toys

    Hape Solid Beech Wooden Blocks Stacking Set

    VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Launch and Go Ride On

    Little Tikes Fully Assembled Cozy Coup: Ready to Ride

    Fisher-Price Thomas the Train Wooden Railway Santa’s Workshop Express

    Fisher-Price Rock, Roll ‘n Ride Trike

    FurReal Friends Flurry, My Baby Snow Leopard Pet

    Hape – Solid Beech Stacking Blocks with Carrying Sack

    Little Tikes School Bus Activities Gym

    Hape – Handyman Go-To-Caddy Wooden Tool Box

    Monster High Skelita Calaveras Collector Doll

    Play-Doh Disney Princess Prettiest Princess Castle Set

    Fisher-Price Power Wheels Chrome Dune Racer

    Power Wheels Thomas the Train Thomas with Track

    Snap Circuits 203 Electronics Discovery Kit

    Little Tikes EasyScore Basketball Set

The full Amazon Holiday Toy List 2016 is available on

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