Every year certain toys make the coveted must-have Christmas toys list. These are the toys that are bound to sell out, are the most wished for and undoubtedly cause parents the most grief trying to purchase them.
Just in case you have no idea what is topping this year’s must-have Christmas toys list, here are the top ten for 2017:
The Original Stretch Armstrong – Mini – £10.99
This is a mini version of the Original Stretch Armstrong. You can stretch him, tie him up in knots, twist him but rest assured that whatever you do to him he will revert back to his original shape. Stretches up to five times his original size.
Toilet Trouble Game – £14.49
A game for children and adults, as players take turns to see whether they will be splashed with toilet water as they spin the toilet paper roll and flush the handle. The number that appears on the handle dictates how many times they have to flush, and if you hear the flushing sound you are ok. The player who does not get flushed wins!
Nerf Nitro LongShot Smash – £19.99
Foam cars get launched at high speeds from this Nerf Nitro gun. Make your cars go as high or as far as you want, and design challenges of your own with the included obstacles and long-jump ramp. The two foam cars are included.
Enchantimals Panda Playhouse Playset – £21.48
Play with Prue Panda doll and her cute animal friend, Nari. The enchanted forest is a super background for the two pals to play in, and features a multi-level playhouse with a kitchen, bathroom, dining room and bedroom. There is a lift for the upper levels and even bunkbeds in the bedroom.
WowWee Fingerlings Monkey Playset with Two Monkey’s – £29.99
It doesn’t matter whether these two cute interactive pets are upside down, the right way up or hanging off your finger, they will chirp, turn their head, blink their eyes and love to respond to sights, sounds and touch. This set includes the playset and two fingerling monkeys.
Hatchimals Surprise Peacat Purple Egg – £59.48
The latest additional to the Hatchimals family, twins! Each egg features two interactive Hatchimals that each have their own personality and interact with you in different ways. One loves to move a lot whereas the other loves to chat. They have three stages of life, baby, toddler and child and you have to help them progress through each one.
L.O.L. Big Surprise Doll – £59.99
There are 50 layers with each one revealing a new discovery that will deliver a secret to the doll inside. You get stickers, charms, accessories, shoes, outfits, everything you need for eventual surprise doll in this ball. The dolls are all collectable and when yours is revealed you have to feed it quickly with the bottle.
Paw Patrol Sea Patroller – £61.98
This sea patroller comes equipped with flashing lights, a detachable anchor and all the sounds of a rescue boat. It’s a dual land and water boat so to use on the ground simply drop the bridge down to release the wheels.
Zoomer Enchanted Unicorn – £74.98
You can teach this interactive unicorn to sing, dance and much more. She has a multi-coloured light-up horn which indicates how she is feeling and if you press the heart button on her collar she’ll do a figure of eight dance. Feed her sugar cubes but be careful, too many and she’ll become hyper and uncontrollable.
FurReal Roarin’ Tyler the Playful Tiger – £89.49
This has been featured on so many programmes, including This Morning, and is set to be the sell-out toy of 2017. This playful tiger loves to roar and will roar back at you with over 100 different sounds. Hug him and he will respond with different moves and combinations.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens BB-8 Sphero Robot – £130.00
This app-enabled droid is an interactive toy that reacts to your voice commands with a different range of expressions. It has several modes, including patrol where it goes out exploring and sending back information to you. Its personality evolves the more interactions it has.