25 Hot Toys Your Child Will Want This Holiday Season

Posted by , Updated on January 26, 2024

With Christmas just around the corner, it is time to get ready for the holiday rush. Every year, one of the most challenging Christmas tasks is to pick out the perfect toys for your children. If you are one of those who don’t have the slightest idea what to get for their kids, we are here to help you out. We’ve searched the web and compiled a list of toys that are sure to be hits for your children this Christmas. From the latest series of iconic Play Station games such as FIFA and NHL to sophisticated Star Wars weapons and interactive dinosaur figures, here are 25 Hot Toys Your Child Will Want This Holiday Season.


LEGO Star Wars 75097 Advent Calendar Building Kit

LEGO Star Wars 75097 Advent Calendar Building KitSource and image: amazon.com

Forget about boring chocolate advent calendars. Get your kids this Star Wars-themed LEGO advent calendar. By opening a window every day, your children will reveal 24 different LEGO Star Wars gifts including 5 mini-figStar Wars-themed LEGO advent calendar.ures, 2 holiday-themed Droids, vehicles such as Jabba’s Sail Barge, Sand crawler, Star Destroyer and many more.


FIFA 2016

FIFA 2016Source and image: amazon.com

The latest series of one of the most iconic Play Station games ever, FIFA 2016 is what most boys want underneath the Christmas tree. For the first time ever, the game also features Women´s National Teams to play with.


NHL 16

NHL 16Source and image: amazon.com

Ice hockey fans will certainly appreciate NHL 16 Play Station 4 game. The latest series of the game features Distinct Team Arena Atmospheres, the most realistic players yet complete with Playoff Beards, and a Story Driven Commentary package to pull you into the energy of the game like never before.


Disney Descendants Villain Signature Mal

Disney Descendants Villain Signature MalSource and image: amazon.com

For less than $20, you can have one of the Disney Descendants dolls. Wearing a stylish outfit and matching pair of shoes, the Mal doll is fully poseable and can be accessorized with earrings, boots and collar.


Crayola Ultraclean Broadline Classic Washable Markers

Crayola Ultraclean Broadline Classic Washable MarkerSource and image: amazon.com

Let your babies draw on anything with these ultraclean markers. Easily washable from any surface including table, floor, wall, skin, clothing, blankets etc., these markers come in a variety of ten classic and very bright colors. Get them for just $3.77 on amazon.com.


Self Balancing Scooter Unicycle

Self Balancing Scooter UnicycleSource and image: amazon.com

One of the toys parents might be as excited about as the kids, the Two Wheels Self Balancing Mini Smart Electric Scooter Unicycle is a revolutionary vehicle. Once you get the hang of the unicycle, you will not want to get off it. Capable of speed of up to 20 km (12.4 miles) per hour, this cool thing can be yours for $329.


LEGO Jurassic World

LEGO Jurassic WorldSource and image: amazon.com

Available on the Xbox 360 platform, this game by Warner Home Video relives key moments from all four Jurassic films. The game enables you to customize your own dinosaur collection and even experiment with DNA to create completely original dinosaurs, like the Dilophosaurus Rex.


Crazy Balloons

Crazy Balloons Source and image: amazon.com

With this sophisticated water balloon system, your kids will never lose at a water balloon battle again. Made from natural biodegradable rubber and recyclable plastic, the Crazy Balloons feature 148 self-sealing water balloons that can easily be filled in less than 60 seconds through the attached hose filler.


PAW Patroller

PAW PatrollerSource and image: amazon.com

If your children are fans of PAW Patrol, the Canadian animated TV series, they will be happy to get the new PAW Patroller, an ultimate rescue vehicle that can transport three Paw Patrol vehicles inside, or display six vehicles when opened up. The set comes with Ryder and his ATV vehicle.


Fire HD 6 Kids Edition Tablet

Fire HD 6 Kids Edition TabletSource and image: amazon.com

For just $149, you can get a full-featured Fire HD tablet with 6-inch HD display, front and rear cameras, and Dolby Audio. The tablet comes with a special kid-proof case and a 2-year worry-free guarantee. If your kids break it within the guarantee period, you will get a new tablet, no questions asked.


Nerf Rebelle Agent Bow Blaster

Nerf Rebelle Agent Bow BlasterSource and image: amazon.com

Bows have always been popular with kids but the Agent Bow Blaster by Nerf Rebelle takes this weapon to another level. With arrows firing up to 85 feet (26 m), 3 message darts and a decoder to reveal secret messages, this bow blaster will be one of the hottest toys this Christmas.


Risk: Star Wars Edition Game

Risk: Star Wars Edition GameSource and image: amazon.com

Another item every Star Wars fan has to have, Risk: Star Wars Edition Game by Hasbro is a Star Wars-themed board game featuring three theaters of combat. With two ways to play (2 players or 2 teams), the game is always a lot of fun.


Barbie Saddle 'N Ride Horse

Barbie Saddle 'N Ride HorseSource and image: amazon.com

No toy ideas list would be complete without a Barbie doll. This year, it’s the Barbie Saddle ‘N Ride Horse set that takes the lime light on our list. After pressing the bottom on the horse´s head, the doll swings up onto the animal and starts to ride in one motion.



Nickelodeon Blaze and the Monster Machines Blaze

Nickelodeon Blaze and the Monster Machines BlazeSource and image: amazon.com

If Blaze and the Monster Machines, the interactive animated TV series, is popular among your kids, make sure to get them this truck by Fisher-Price. Available for just 5 dollars, these die-cast vehicles are perfect for recreating the races and spectacular stunts as seen on the show.



Frozen Snow Glow Elsa Singing Doll

Frozen Snow Glow Elsa Singing DollSource and image: amazon.com

The Frozen Snow Glow Elsa Singing Doll by My First Disney Princess is sure to be a popular toy this holiday as well. With this doll, you and your kids can experience the movie again and again as she says 15 sounds and phrases from the most famous movie moments.



Batman: Arkham Night

Batman: Arkham NightSource and image: amazon.com

Another video game that is likely to be a popular Christmas gift item this holiday, Batman: Arkham Night by Warner Home Video is available on the Xbox One platform.


Imaginext Ultra T-Rex

Imaginext Ultra T-RexSource and image: amazon.com

If your kids love playing with dinosaurs, the Imaginext Ultra T-Rex by Fisher-Price will certainly please them. Capable of multiple impressive functions including firing projectiles and making exciting sounds, this T-Rex will be a great addition to your dinosaurs collection.



Star Wars Nerf Episode VII First Order Stormtrooper Deluxe Blaster

Star Wars Nerf Episode VII First Order Stormtrooper Deluxe BlasterSource and image: amazon.com

An inseparable part of every Stromtrooper´s gear, the Star Wars Nerf Episode VII First Order Stormtrooper Deluxe Blaster fires dart clips up to 65 feet (20 meters) and is fitted with a removable scope. Get ready for the battle and get one of these blasters for just 32 dollars at amazon.com.



Bright Beats Dance & Move BeatBo

Bright Beats Dance & Move BeatBoSource and image: amazon.com

Another toy produced by Fisher-Price, Bright Beats Dance & Move BeatBo is a great toy for the little ones. With a multi color LED grid tummy, energizing music and original dance moves, the figure will encourage your baby to dance and sing along.



Guitar Hero Live

Guitar Hero LiveSource and image: amazon.com

For older kids with rock star ambitions, the Guitar Hero Live game can be the perfect gift. Available on the Xbox One platform, Guitar Hero Live will let you experience the rush of performing in a real band, in front of real crowds who react in real time to your performance.



Little Tikes Tumble Train

Little Tikes Tumble TrainSource and image: amazon.com

After pressing the start button, the train begins to move along the curvy track to tumble in random directions allowing kids to chase after it. The train will randomly reverse directions, causing track to roll in unpredictable directions. Removable and usable on any surface, the train features lights and sound effects to grab a child’s attention.



Beauty Bella Bird Cage

Beauty Bella Bird CageSource and image: amazon.com

If your children are too young to take care of a real birdie, get them the Beauty Bella Bird Cage by Little Live Pets. This pet bird will respond to touch, sing, record sounds and will even talk back.



Hamper Basketball Hoop

Hamper Basketball Hoop Source and image: amazon.com

Produced by Wham-O, the Hamper Basketball Hoop is a smart combination of a basketball hoop and a laundry bag. Easily attachable to most door types, it will encourage your kids to put dirty clothes where it belongs while practicing their basketball skills.



Pop-Up Pirate Game

Pop-Up Pirate Game Source and image: amazon.com

In this easy game suitable for almost any age, players take turn sliding colorful swords in the barrel to see who will make the pirate pop up. Kids (as well as many adults) love the popping action of the pirate flying out of the barrel.



Stretch N' Shout Leonardo Figure

Stretch N' Shout Leonardo FigureSource and image: amazon.com

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have been around for decades so you might have as much fun as your kids playing with these green, pizza-loving guys. By stretching the Stretch N’ Shout Leonardo´s arms, you will make the figure shout his battle cries. The farther you stretch his arms, the higher he will shout.