The Official Dreams Toys Top Christmas Toys List has been released and its got plenty to be excited about. This year there are 13 toys on the overall top Christmas toys 2012 and the Toy Retailer Association have also made lists for girls, boys, games, preschools, creative, construction, tech, dolls, interactive and educational. There are so many fantastic toys this Christmas that the Dream Toys 2012 list had to squeeze in. You will find all lists on this website as well as the overall top 13 below.
Top 13 Christmas Toys 2012
The Official Dream Toys List for 2012 has finally been released. There were some toys I was not expecting to see on the list, some that didn’t make it I thought would but overall a lot were just as predicted.
Below are the overall top Christmas toys 2012.
Dream Toys 2012
Cabbage Patch Kids are back and making it big this Christmas 2012.There are 12 to choose from each with their own unique personality and fashion sense. The new dolls have been updated for 2012, however their sewn faces/bodies still resemble the original Cabbage Patch Kids dolls. Each doll is 14 inches high and comes with removable fashion and shows. The 2012 doll comes with adoption papers, birth certificate anda download code for a 22 minute cartoon.
The Furby is back and updated for 2012. The Furby is a hairy bundle of fun and has been updated with bright LCD eyes (instead of plastic like the older model), which allows it to be expressive and responsive. The Furby has built in sensors that let it interact more whether that’s with you or other Furbys. The Furby can also interact with devices such as the iPhone and iPad. There are apps available so you can communicate with your Furby as well as feed him and translate his language. A much needed update of the beloved Furby.
The LeapFrog LeadPad Explorer 2 has been improved for 2012 and it doesn’t come as a surprise that its on predicted top Christmas toys lists. Just like the last model, it is packed full of activities and games for your child to do. However it has more memory capacity, a better battery life and is also faster at loading games/activities. It has kept all the same great features of the first model and still includes a built-in camera (that has better quality than the last) as well as video/music player.
It wouldn’t be right to have a new LeapPad Explorer without there being a new Innotab too! It also wouldn’t be right if they both weren’t on everyone’s predicted best sellers for Christmas 2012. The new Innotab, like the new Leappad, is an improvement on the first model. Improvements to the Vtech Innotab are that it has a 1.3mptwist camera for taking photos, video recording as well as a microphone too. The screen is 5 inches and is touch screen. It also has g-sensor learning games and applications. It also includes al lthe great features of the first Innotab including ebook read, video player and much more.
Jake and the Neverland Pirates Pirate Ship is a musical ship that plays songs (the pirate theme song for example) as well as 25 action phrases too. The pirate Ship is known as Bucky – its Jake’s trusty pirate ship and has given him many an adventure. The ship has a working cannon that you can load with the water ball projectiles and press the button to shoot them out. There is also a hidden trap door in the side of ship where the Tick Tock croc is hiding. The ship comes with both Jake and Scully figures and you put Scully up on the Crow’s Nest lookout point to lookout for Captain Hook.
It wouldn’t be right if there wasn’t at least one Lego playset in the top Christmas toys list (of course there is more than 1!). The Lego Mines of Moria playset firstly comes with 6 minifigures which include Pippin, Gimli, Legolas, Boromir and 2 Moria Orcs. You also get a giant cave troll and 2 skeletons. There is also an array of weapons to choose from including single-bladed axe, double-bladed axe, small hobbit sword, Boromir’s sword, shiel, chain, club and bow. For the actual Lego construction, the Mines of Moria features Balin’s Tomb. This is a hidden room with treasure. There are doors that can opened and the piece also has falling wall elements too.
Olivia’s House is a beautiful home located in the upscale neighbourhood of Heartlake Heights. Olivia lives with her parents Peter and Anna and their pet cat Kitty (all 4 mini-figures included in the set). Their beautiful home includes a kitchen, bathroom, living room, bedroom, rooftop patio, outdoor table and barbeque. It also has plenty of furniture too including toilet, sink, shower, vanity, sofa chair, sofa, coffee table, TV, refridgerator with opening door, oven, kitchen sink, kitchen table and chairs and cabinets too. As well as the furniture there are lots of accessories too including blender, baking tray, bowl, sausage, chicken drumsticks, apple, cherries, milk, carrots, muffin tins, mixer, utensils, spatula, frying pan, salt and pepper, hairbrush and diary. For the outside or the rooftop patio, you also get a flower accessory pack that has ladybirds, butterflies and of course flowers. This Lego playset is truly beautiful and has tones of little features for hours of fun.
The Moshi Monsters My Moshi Home is a customisable Moshi home with over 20 different accessories so you can change everything about it – from windows to doors as well as the flooring in your home. There are also special features items such as the Wheel of Fortune and Telegroan to help you decorate your home. There are also re-usable stickers included so you can decorate and change up your home as many times as you want.
Mike the Knight’s Glendragon Castle is a beautiful playset for any Mike the Knight fan. You can slide Mike down the secret castle slide or get Galahad ready in the stables. A beautiful playset for any young child and an expected top seller this Christmas.
The Monster High Ghouls Rule dolls have been dressed in Halloween style clothing to celebrate the holiday and commemorate their heritage. There are several dolls to collect, each with their own unique look. They are also poseable so you can get to them pose in many different ways.
Spiderman has been stepped up to finally be able to shoot webs! Your child can now really re-enact favourites scenes and get Spiderman to shoot webs at his victims. The Web Shooting Spiderman comes with a target in the shape of the Lizard as well as web-slinging sounds to add to Spiderman’s awesomeness. A fantastic gift for any Spiderman lovers!
The Twister Dance game is the dancing version of the traditional and popular Twister game. Instead of a mat and spinner, the Twister Dance game uses movable spots and songs. By following the lights and stepping on the Twister spots you learn dance moves to different songs. You can even hook it up to your own MP3 player and learn dances to your own songs/preferred choices.
The Nerf Hail Fire is a new release by Nerf and The Nerf N-Strike HailFire Blaster has the highest ammo capacity of any stock Nerf blaster. Its maximum capacity is 144. It comes with 4 six dart clips and 24 elite darts. It has one medium sized tactical rail on top of the blaster and a small one that is located in front of the rotating ammo rack. The Hail-Fire has 2 triggers – the top one for firing and the bottom for acceleration.
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It’s that time of year already where big companies are letting everyone know their predictions for the top Christmas toys 2012, while everyone waits for the Official Dream Toys list to be released. While we wait for the Official Dreams List, we have put together lists of predictions from various companies including Amazon, Hamleys and Argos.
Top Christmas Toy Predictions 2012
UPDATE >>> The 2011 Annual Dream Toys List has officially been released (26th October 2011) giving you the ability to see the top Christmas toys for Christmas 2011. Below are the Dream Dozen – the top 12 Christmas toys overall for Christmas 2011.
On subsequent pages we also have the Top Christmas toys for boys, girls and preschoolers as well as the top games, top creative toys for this Christmas.
Dream Toys Top 12 Christmas Toys 2011
Christmas is a good few months away from us, but already the shops are preparing to make this the best Christmas ever. There are already inclinations are the hottest Christmas toys and here at Christmas Toy Expert we intend to fill you in with the hot toys so you can get your child the very best present.
Below the OFFICIAL Top Christmas Toys for 2011 as stated by the ToyRetailer Association Dream Toys List 2011.
Doggie Doo is a game involving a cut Dachshund dog. Each player throws the dice to see how often they get to squeeze the Dachshund’s lead. With each squeeze of the lead, it pushes a plasticine poo nearer to popping out! If you are the player holding the lead when the poo comes completely out then you have to clean it up. The first person to clean up 3 poos wins!
Doggie Doo Game >>>
Fijit friends are interactive figures that recognise over 30 keywords and respond to over 150 phrases. Get to know Willa the trend setting Fijit who is always one step ahead of the latest trends in every area. Or Get to know Serafina the sweetie-pie Fijit who has a heart of gold and will only want to make you happy.
Fijit friends also love to dance when they hear music and are squishy and soft making them extremely huggable.
Fijit Friends Interactive Figures >>>
The Vtech Kidizoom video cam was the hit of Christmas 2010 and this year Kidizoom are expected to top the Christmas toy charts again with their latest camera the Vtech Kidizoom Twist. The Vtech Kidizoom Twist has all the great features of the Kidizoom camera but with a lens that twists so that your child can video/take photos of themselves as well twisting it back to take videos/pictures of the world around them.
Vtech Kidizoom Twist >>>
Fireman Sam needs some help! With the PontyPandy Rescue Set, your little one can be a true hero as he helps Fireman Sam put out burning buildings with his hose, save Norman when he traps his head in the railings as well as helping Fireman am rescue a cat from a tree. Fireman Sam is a much loved character and this rescue set lets the world of Fireman Sam come to life.
Fireman Sam PontyPandy Rescue Set >>>
The LeapPad Explorer is an interactive learning tablet that lets tap into more than 100 educational ebooks which they can read or listen to and follow along. It also lets them sound out words they are struggling with so they can improve their reading skills. As well asreading, the LeapPad Explorer also includes educational activities for maths, science etc. LeapPad Explorer also features a built-in camera that can take over 30,000 pictures as well as a microphone and video recorder. It also comes with a photostudio to edit pictures and also an art studio to have some fun drawing/painting. The perfect Christmas toy for any child.
LeapFrog LeapPad Explorer >>>
The Lego Ninjago Fire Temple is expected to be a top toy this Christmas 2011. Let your child help Sensei Wu, Kai Zaneand Nya battle for control of the 4 Spinjitzu weapons and stop Lord Garmadon and his skeleton army from taking the ultimate Spinjitzu weapon the Dragon Sword of Fire. This Lego set comes with 7 minifigures, the Spinjitzu weapons, spit fire balls and the ability to split the tehmple in half to play inside.
Lego Ninjago Fire Temple >>>
Elmo is one of Sesame Street’s most loved characters and Elmo Live – talking, singing and giggling Elmo – was a huge hit with parents and children when it was released. Now Elmo has been taken one step further with the Let’s Rock Elmo. Let’s Rock Elmo sings and plays music! There is even the chance for you to play along and sing with Elmo, as you can play the instruments that come with the Let’s Rock Elmo. Elmo comes with a tambourine, microphone and drum set.
Let’s Rock Elmo >>>
Moshi Monsters have been a rising hit this year with their adorable monsters. The Moshling Treehouse is a great place for you to store al your little Moshlings! The Moshling Tree House opens up and inside is a place for your Moshlings to play. There is also a basket lift for the Moshlings to play on.
Moshlings Tree House >>>
Milky the Bunny is an adorable “real” snow white coloured bunny. Milky moves his nose, eyes, ears and feet and makes noises too! Milk the Bunny has sensitive feet too and finds them ticklish. He also chews on his carrot and can get scared and tremble too. Milky the Bunny will also fall asleep when he gets too tired too.
Milky The Bunny >>>
Monster High Lagoona Blue is the daughter of a sea monster. In this set you get her hydration system that helps re-moisturise Lagoona Blue at night. The hydration station also doubles as a room décor for girls. In hydrating Lagoona Blue there are 3 different modes of lights and bubbles. Included with the hydration system is Lagoona Blue, her eye mask, her pet Neptuna with eye mask, water bottle and monsteriser.
Monster High Lagoon’s Hydration System >>>
The Nerf Vortex Nitron is a high-powered disc blasting machine and the ultimate in Vortex innovation. Nerf were popular last year and they are expected to be just as popular this year with their latest weapon the Nerf Vortex Nitron. The Vortex Nitron is full automatic, motorised and has 20-disc magzine fed blaster with extra storage to entice you in.
Nerf Vortex Nitron Blaster >>>
For Christmas 2011, the all-new Star Wars Ultimate FX LightSaber is the must-have toy! The LightSaber has a progressive light up blade with vibrant LED lighting and sounds, giving kids an authentic Jedi experience!
Other Top Christmas Toys 2011
Although the Christmas toys below didn’t make it onto the Dream Dozen list for 2011, they are still anticipated to be a huge hit this Christmas and are in the Dream Toy top Christmas toy lists for boys and girls separately.
With the much anticipated release of Cars 2 in cinemas this year, comes a whole new range of characters and toys for your children to love and play with. Finn McMissile is one of the new characters in Cars 2. He is a British secret agent with super spy secret missiles and gadgets underneath his seemingly normal car appearance. As well secretly concealed weapons, the Finn McMissile fully loaded car also comes with movie phrases, voiced by Michael Caine himself (the voice of Finn McMissile in the movie).
Finn McMissile Spy Attack Playset >>>
Moshi Monsters is set to make it big this Christmas, with the Moshi Monsters talking toy set. If your child is a fan of Moshi monsters, they will love these talking toys. Pick from Poppet, Luvli, Diavlo, Katsuma, Zommer and Furi or get the whole set! Each Moshi monster really talks and you can squeeze their tummy to hear them to do as well as laugh and giggle. Each monster also comes with an adoption certificate.
It wouldn’t be a Christmas toy list without the obligatory girly doll and this year is no exception with The Saturdays Barbie Fashionistas range. 5 to collect, the Saturdays areexpected to be a hit this Christmas with their dolls.
The Saturdays Barbie Fashionistas >>>
The Fur Real walking pup hit it big last Christmas, but for Christmas 2011 it is Fur Real Cookie who is set to be the star. Fur Real Cookie is just like a real puppy in that she wages her tail, barks and moves her head in the direction of loud sounds. She also makes puppy talk when you talk to her and has a squeaky toy she loves playing with. When you touch her cheeks she will move towards your hands and when you pat her back she will wag her tail and bark,. Fur Real Cookie is a great toy to get any young girl or boy who loves animals and pets.
FurReal Cookie My Playful Pup >>>
The Transformers 3 Dark of the Moon MechTech Leader range has arrived from Hasbro and is expected to be a top Christmas toy this year.
Choose from Transformer MechTech Leader Bumblebee (who transforms from a Camaro Concept car to robot), Sentinel Prime (who transforms from a fire engine to robot) and Ironhide (who transforms from TopKick truck to robot) or collect all 3 for all out battle!
Transformers MechTech Leader Range >>>
The iball3 is also going to be a top Christmas toy for this Christmas. The iball3 is an electronic game that is interactive and trains your brain. It has 6 light buttons and a single LED display. The first level must be completed within a time limit of 20 seconds using 3 lights and level 2 must be completed in 60 seconds using 4 lights. Once you complete level 2 within a certain time you get a unique code that lets you see how well you have done globally by logging onto the iball3 website. This interactive game is going to be the star of 2011 and a top toy for Christmas.
Merry Christmas! It’s that time of year again, when we need to start thinking about Christmas toys and what to get our kids for Christmas 2011. Some of us may leave this decision to the last minute because we are stuck for ideas or just simply haven’t had the time to think about Christmas 2011. For some of us it just crept up on us! That is ok though, the Christmas Toy Expert is here to help you make quick easy decisions when it comes to your children’s Christmas presents, as we give you the top Christmas toys 2011 and what all kids will be wanting this Christmas. Here on the Christmas Toy Expert you will find the hottest Christmas toys for girls, boys and toddlers giving you the best resource for finding the ideal toys for your children.
Merry Christmas and Welcome to the Christmas Toy Expert – the only website you will need to find all the best Christmas toys and gifts for 2010.
Christmas Toy Expert will give you the top Christmas toys of 2010 from the much anticipated Dream Toys List. The Dream Toys List is an official Christmas toys list revealed every year by the UK Toy Retailers Association. The List reveals the hottest Christmas toys for boys, girls, pre-schoolers/toddlers to name a few! Christmas Toy Expert not only gives you the hottest toys here on the site but also helps you find the cheapest prices, making Christmas as cost-efficient as possible.
This year the theme for Christmas toys seems to be creativity and role play with hot toys varying from video cameras to electric guitars to fire stations.
This site has specifically put together some of the categories to make things easy for you we have the Top “Dream Dozen” below and we also have
Top 10 Christmas Toys 2010
The official Christmas toy list 2010 starts with the Vtech Kidizoom Video Camera, a must-have for any child. Vtech has K idizoom camera in the Official list last year and are on to a winner again this year with the Vtech Kidizoom Video Camera. This Video camera lets your child make movies and edit them with differen themes and stamps as well as take photos and do the same. It also lets your child play games that incorproate their picture taking into it. Hours of fun can be spent with the Vtech Kidizoom Video Camera – a must have Christmas toy 2010 available both in pink and blue.
With the new Toy Story 3 movie having not been out for very long Mattel brought out a range of new toys from the movie includingupdated versions of our beloved favourites like Woody and Buzz in celebration. The Jet Pack Buzz Lightyear is a new improved Buzz Lightyear, with new improved pop out wings, over 30 new phrases as well as soun and light effects. A beautiful Christmas toy of one of our favourite characters.
The Fireman Sam Deluxe Fire Station playset is another hot Christmas toy this year and not surprising when nearly every little boy loves Fireman Sam and the village of Pondypandy. The Fireman Sam Fire Station lets any little boy or girl control and command Fireman Sam and his team to saving the day in another adventure in PondyPandy.
Lego City Airport is yet another Christmas toy to make it big this Christmas.. If you love Lego you will love Lego City Airport with the ability to construct yoru very own airport. Lego City Airport is just like a real airport, with revolving doors Lego passengers can enter to get to check-in desk, café, security point and place where they wait to board their plane. Have hours of fun constructing and playing with this beautiful construction kit from Lego.
Nerf N-Strike Stampede ECS is a top Christmas toy for any boy! Nerf N-Strike Stampede is an impressive electronic clip system that is fully automatic and will launch an all out assault on your enemies, letting loose 18 darts in a matter of seconds. Quick reloading, compatible with most Nerf accessories and possesses Nerf’s highest capacity clip. Any boy will have hours of fun with this and his enemies will envy him and his awesome weapon.
Paper Jamz Guitar is an awesome Christmas toy that lets you be a Rock Star with ease in comparison to a real guitar. Paper Jamz also have amplifiers and drum sets to add to your collection too! Paper Jamz uses Active Graphic technology which lets them embed a circuit into paper making for a super light and easy to use guitar. There are several different types of Paper Jamz Guitars to choose from with different songs on. Each guitar comes with 3 songs that you can easily play along to plus you able to do minors, majors and sevenths.
Pumpaloons is an exciting new toy that is extremely simple but will give your children hours of fun. This Christmas toy is for 2 players who race to pump up a Pumpaloon each. Once they have pumped the Pumpaloon up they blow its whistle and win! This is tonnes of fun, simple and easy to use. A great game for any party or family get together, thus a great Christmas toy.
Highly recommended by Christmas Toy Expert is the FurReal Go Go Walking Pup – the latest edition to Hasbro’s FurReal friends range. Your child can walk their very own dog with its realistic walking movement and barking, she also responds to you bringing the Go Go Walking Pup alive. Give yourself a pet without the hassle of a real one with the FurReal Go Go Walking Pup.
Moon Dough Barn is one of the Top Christmas Toys this year because it is fantastic! Moon Dough is unlike any other dough on the market. With other Dough’s you have to worry about them drying out, but with Moon Dough you don’t as it doesn’t dry out no matter how long it has been left out. With the Moon Dough Barn your little one can create their very own farm of animals. Pop the Moon Dough in the top of the Barn, turn the handle and watch how animals pop out of it. This will give your child hours of fun for your little one this Christmas – with this beautiful Christmas toy.
The Zhu Zhu Grooming Salon has been rated in the Top 10 Christmas Toys 2010 in the Official Dream Toy List as well as by the BBC. The Zhu Zhu Grooming Salon lets you give your Zhu Zhu hamsters a fabulous makeover. You can sit your Zhu Zhu hamster in a salon chair and watch as the big hair dryer comes to life and blows out air. It also has a vanity mirror with lights and much more.
The Sylvanian Families Motorcycle & Sidecar is a must have Christmas Toy that fits perfectly into any Sylvanian Families collection. Sylvanian Families have been around since 1985 and have never failed to make beautiful quality products. An everlasting collection, the Sylvanian Families Motorcycle & Sidecar comes with George and Mildred Mulberry Raccoon figures and storage within the motorcycle and sidecar.
Celebrating Monopoly’s 75th Anniversary, Hasbro brings you monopoly like you have never seen before in this new improved version called Monopoly Revolution. Monopoly Revolution has music and sounds and an electronic banking unit taking Monopoly to a whole new level. The music and sounds relate to a Chance outcome and there is an element of luck built in as some outcomes can be bad while others are good. Monopoly Revolution is a fantastic Christmas toy for any board game fan.