Every holiday season toy lists are sent out by retailers, magazines, and more. We’ve pulled together several lists so you can compare them all in one place. We’ll update and add info regularly, so please bookmark us. Also, many of these toys are being bought up and resold for much higher prices already so if your child has his/her heart set on a particular toy, buy it now before all of them are gone at the original prices.
The Hot Holiday Toys for 2016 Lists We’re Curating
Parent MagazineTheir list of the must-have gifts for the upcoming holiday season. The list is a compilation of a summer’s worth of testing of hundreds of toys by seventy-five children and their parents. Parent Magazine’s editors took the test results and narrowed down the choices to the top forty-four toys in categories from infant to school-age children. The toys were chosen for their ease of use, originality, fun factor, the length of play, and first-person feedback from the kid testers.The Parents Best Toys of 2016 list appears in the November 2016 issue of the magazine and online.
The Amazon Hot 100 Holiday Toys list is live! Many of the toys have short videos to share their features. You can find the full list and videos here. Shop the top 100 toys, by age, parents picks, kids picks, deals, stem picks, craft & create, active play, mini madness, tech toys, family night, fire Kids Edition, or treasured toys.
The Hot Toy List for 2016 for:
- Newborn to 12 Months (infants and crawlers)
- Ages 1 and 2 (walkers and toddlers / 12 – 24 months)
- Ages 3 and 4 (preschoolers)
- Ages 5, 6, and 7 (kindergarten / school age)
- Ages 8+ (school age & up)