Hot Holiday Toys 2011SkylandersSkylanders Spyro's Adventure is an Action-Adventure game spin-off from the Spyro series designed for younger players that unlocks a whole new game universe while incorporating a unique gameplay mechanic utilizing more than 30 physical action figures that synch with consoles, creating a controllable in-game representation of that figure. The first release in the Skylander series, Skylanders Spyro's Adventure Starter Pack contains three action figures, an exclusive game peripheral as well as other items. Action figures are compatible with all versions of the game. The game features co-op and competitive multiplayer, mini-games and more. (Source: www.skylanders.com)(Source: www.skylanders.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011Moshi Monsters Designed for kids aged 6-12yrs, Moshi Monsters is a free-to-play, fun-filled world of adoptable pet monsters. Players choose from one of six virtual pet monsters - Furi, Poppet, Diavlo, Zommer, Luvli and Katsuma - that they can create, name and nurture. Once their pet has been customized, players can navigate their way around Monstro City, taking the daily puzzle challenge to earn 'Rox' (virtual currency), playing games, solving Super Moshi Missions, personalizing their room, showing off their artwork, reading stories and communicating with friends in a safe environment. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)(Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011Let's Rock ElmoEveryone’s favorite furry red monster, Elmo, is ready to rock in this new interactive version that comes band-ready with a drum, tambourine and microphone. After requesting an instrument, Let’s Rock! Elmo recognizes which one is placed in his hand and uses it to accompany one of six songs, including the theme to “Elmo’s World,” an Elmo-themed version of “It Takes Two” and more. (Source: www.hasbro.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011The Lego Ninjago set is displayed at theNinjago Lightning Dragon Battle from LEGO lets children enter a world where elemental ninjas must defend everyone against the evil Lord Garmadon and his skeleton army. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)(Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011LeapPad ExplorerLeapPad, the learning tablet just for kids has a built-in camera, and a library of 100+ cartridge games and activities. The durable LeapPad features innovative apps that inspire creativity and turn reading into fun and games. (Source: leapfrog.com)(Source: leapfrog.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011LalaloopsyLalaloopsy are rag dolls that magically come to life from the fabric used to make them. They live in a colorful silly world! (Source: lalaloopsy.com)(Source: lalaloopsy.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011InnoTab by VTechThe InnoTab from VTech is the perfect device for endless entertainment and education. Just like mom and dad’s devices, an included calculator, calendar, notepad, address book and clock will help keep kids organized. As an added bonus, the tablet hooks up to a PC or Mac to download interactive games and e-books from VTech’s Learning Lodge Navigator.
The InnoTab comes complete with a photo viewer, MP3 player, SD card slot for memory expansion as well as a bright color LCD touch screen and tilt-sensor.
(Source: www.vtechkids.com)(Source: www.vtechkids.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011Imaginext Fisher Price Mega RexFisher-Price Mega Rex is a classic dinosaur with a modern twist. Featuring motorized action, removable armor and sound effects, the dinosaur comes with a helmet, two projectile launchers and a control pod. The Mega Rex offers realistic play for little dinosaur lovers. (Source: www.fisher-price.com) (Source: www.fisher-price.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011I Am T Pain MicThe I Am T-Pain Mic is perfect for kids who want to have fun singing and sound like a professional. Bush a button on the microphone for voice modification technology to use the T-Pain Effect, the singing style made fmous by the musician, T-Pain. Boasting three minutes of recording time and the ability to transfer clips to a computer to share online with friends, kids can even layer their own voice into tracks found in their personal music collection.
(Source: iamtpainmic.com)(Source: iamtpainmic.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011Hot Wheels Wall TracksHot Wheels fans can take their races to new heights with the Hot Wheels Wall Tracks. It's the first track set that leaves the floor and sticks directly to walls using 3M Command™ strips, which can be easily removed without leaving residue. Powered by gravity and customizable for unique track creations, the starter set comes with one car and eight pieces of track, including a loop that can launch cars at enhanced speeds. (Source: shop.mattel.com)(Source: shop.mattel.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011Hexbug Nano Hive Habitat SetThe HEXBUG Nano Hive Habitat Set is the first transportable environment that enables HEXBUG Nano architects to customize the design and layout within a HEXBUG Nano Habitat Set. Hive also has a built-in ramp for multi-level fun!
(Source: www.hexbug.com)(Source: www.hexbug.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011Disney HedbandzHave fun with your family playing this Hedbanz board game from Disney. It is a simple, quick-question game that your whole family will enjoy. It includes a strategy guide to help you understand the gameplay easily. (Source: Target.com)(Source: Target.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011Cabbage Patch KidsCabbage Patch Kids are all the rage - again! The classic ‘Kids that took the holiday season by storm in 1983 are back! These new, yet vintage, versions feature retro outfits and yarn hair. (Source: cabbagepatchkids.com)(Source: cabbagepatchkids.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011BoGo PogoThe BoGo Pogo takes fun to a higher level. Thrill to sky-scraping bounces aboard this reinvented pogo stick, launching you higher with patented bow-assist technology developed by Carnegie Mellon University.
Features aircraft-grade aluminum and foam-grip handles for powerful, smooth performance. Not your classic pogo! Hop aboard and spring into action.
(Source: www.razor.com)(Source: www.razor.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011Mattel's Angry Birds board game is on diBased on the best-selling video game, Angry Birds comes to real-life in this real life game. Build, launch and destry with exciting skill and action. The game features three Angry Birds, green pigs, one slingshot-style launcher, structure pieces and mission cards. (Photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)(Photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011Air SwimmersAir Swimmers eXtreme from Animal Planet allow children to pretend their home is an indoor aquarium with these oversized, lightweight fish-shaped metallic balloons that “swim” through the air through radio control.
Available in shark or clownfish designs, users can easily maneuver these 4-foot-long fish around small spaces, bouncing off walls and objects without fear of damage! (Source: airswimmers.com)(Source: airswimmers.com)
Hot Holiday Toys 2011Plasma BikeNo batteries, gears or pedals, the PlasmaBike is a fun, encouraging start to bicycle riding.
Its unique design encourages balance, coordination and motor skill development while offering a fun ride. (Source: plasmabike.com)
Children as young as 18 months can enjoy the freedom of riding without the added complication of training wheels or anxiety of having to hold their balance too long, too early. Unlike most balance bikes, wide wheels assist children in keeping PlasmaBike upright in a stopped or stationary position, giving children added confidence and promoting self-esteem.