A holiday shopping list isn’t complete without some epic toys. Depending on your budget, it might mean purchasing two or three! But, whatever your situation, most kids tend to expect at least one BIG item under the tree. Whether it’s large in size, cost, or value, a fun part of Christmas is being a kid and opening that one toy you desperately wanted. Well, you won’t be surprised to hear there are a ton of great, and epic, toys out there to choose. From super cool Nerf guns to massively tall playsets, we’ve made a pretty awesome list to help you out this holiday season. Here are 25 epic toys to complete your holiday shopping list.
Why buy a soccer ball when you can buy soccer robots, instead? With this amazing toy, your kids can control tiny robots that play soccer against each other. It’ll prepare them for a day when robots take over the world.
Ryan's World Toys Surprise Mystery Giant Egg
Know what’s better than a wrapped gift? A mystery egg inside a wrapped gift. Based on the popular YouTube channel, this giant egg has tons of awesome things any kid would want, but not even you know what it is.
LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon
Die hard Lego and Star Wars fans will love this huge 1,329 piece Millennium Falcon Lego set. It’ll be a challenge to build and once it’s done, they can play for hours with it, recreating the Battle of Yavin. Just don’t tell Han the odds.
Kano Harry Potter Coding Kit
If you have a Harry Potter fan in the family, then this coding kit will totally blow them away. Not only will they be able to do digital magic, but they’ll learn about coding along the way. Win, win!
Force FX Lightsaber
Help your youngling become one step closer to complete their Jedi training with this super awesome toy lightsaber. It includes a stand, authentic sound effects, and lights up when you turn it on. Just have them watch out for lamps when they’re training.
Learning Resources Beaker Creatures Liquid Reactor Super Lab
Whether you’ve got a budding little scientist or want to introduce your kids to science, this Toy of the Year finalist will have them having hours of non-stop fun. With tons of great experiment ideas, this will definitely make for a cool family experience.
Swurfer The Original Tree Swing
Ditch that boring old tree swing you have in your backyard and upgrade with this awesome Swurfer tree swing. Your kids can pretend like they’re actually surfing and have a lot more fun in the process.
Peg Perego John Deere Ground Force Tractor with Trailer
Every kid wants a Power Wheels car, but maybe up the ante and get them this totally wicked John Deere tractor with trailer. Who knows, they might even help you do some stuff around the house with it, too?
Jurassic World Pterano-Drone
Boring old drones just don’t cut it anymore. But, a dinosaur drone? Now we’re talking! Your kids will love flying this Pterano around your Christmas tree for hours.
Hot Wheels Super Ultimate Garage Playset
Winner of the Toy of the Year Award in 2018, this massive Hot Wheels playset features a guerilla climbing a tower, a huge parking garage, and sweet winding roads for cars to zip and fly down. It’s the perfect companion to all those Hot Wheels laying around the house.
LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 31313 Robot
Hands down, the Lego Mindstorm series is mind-blowing, and this robot is no exception. With 601 pieces, you can design it to be a variety of things, like a scorpion or a snake. It’s a perfect tool for any child wanting to learn more about engineering.
Star Wars The Black Series Poe Dameron Electronic X-Wing Pilot Helmet
Suit up and strap in to fight the First Order with this totally wicked Poe Dameron pilot helmet. It’s electronic with battle sounds and interaction with everyone’s favorite droid, BB-8. Your kids will love it.
Blast Pad Rocket Launcher
Get ready for take-off, this epic rocket launcher sends its rocket over 200 feet (60 meters) in the air! Your kids will have hours of fun launching these suckers in your backyard, allowing you some peace and quiet in the house.
Star Wars: Rogue One Micro Machines Death Star Playset
Combining Micro Machines and Star Wars together is like a match made in heaven. This awesome Death Star playset comes with figures, vehicles, and everything your kid will need to recreate awesome Battle of Scarif.
Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Epic Lair Playset
It’s hard to get more epic than this massive Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle lair! Seriously, this thing is 43 inches (1.09 meters) tall! Your kids can have their tubular turtles playing basketball while defeating shredder and kicking back to eat a slice of pizza.
Marvel Avengers Titan Hero Tech Interactive Hulk Buster
If you’re going to give a gift, you might as well go big with this epic Hulk Buster toy. It’ll be even better if you match it up with a Hulk toy. Watch your kid spend hours bashing these toys together in one, long epic fight for the ages.
Nerf Rival Prometheus MXVIII-20K
Whether you have a teenager at home or a man-child husband, this beast will certainly bring the wow-factor as a gift. It has a 200 round capacity and shoots rounds up to 100 feet a second with a fully motorized firing system.
furReal Munchin’ Rex
What kid doesn’t want a dinosaur as a pet? With this animatronic toy, kids can wave and say hi to it and it’ll respond with 35 different sounds and reactions. Kids can feed him and take care of him just as if it were their own. Just hope and pray it doesn’t become sentient.
Star Wars Ultimate Co-pilot Chewie Interactive Plush Toy
Better yet, give your child the gift of a Wookie companion with this Chewie interactive plus toy. It has 100+ sounds and motion combinations, bringing Chewie to life like never before. Remember, he’s known to pull arms out of their sockets when he loses.
I’m not sure if this is epic or just weird, but maybe that’s the point? Sometimes you have to do something really weird to make it truly epic and this electronic crown where you try to eat food as it spins around your face could definitely make that happen for you.
K'NEX Thrill Rides – Bionic Blast Roller Coaster Building Set with Ride It! App
With 809 K’Nex parts and pieces, you can gift this truly radical experience to your kids. Once your kids construct this insane roller coaster, they can use a VR headset and actually feel like they’re riding it themselves. Better yet, the VR viewer is included!
Avengers Hero Inventor Kit
This awesome kit allows kids to build their own Avengers device, like Iron Man’s hand canon. They can code it themselves to create the sounds they want and learn hours of various STEAM methods to help them in school and beyond. Plus, what is more fun than pretending to be an Avenger?
Infinus Nerf N-Strike Elite Toy
If you’re not comfortable with the Rival series and want normal Nerf darts, then the Infinus certainly will do the job for you. It packs a punch. With a 30-dart drum and speed-load technology, your kids will be well prepared for their next Nerf battle.
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Pokemon Shining Legends Elite Trainer Box Collectible Cards
Every Pokemon card trainer needs great cards. This elite box set of collectible cards will get your budding trainer on the right foot. It also includes everything a new trainer needs to play the game. So, help your kids build their PokeDex and catch’m all!
Fisher-Price Thomas & Friends Super Station
What’s Christmas without an awesome train set? This Fisher-Price Thomas train set has everything your little conductor will need to have a blast this Holiday season. It includes 35-feet of track that’ll keep them busy for hours on end.
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