With the holiday season quickly approaching, it's time to start thinking of gift ideas for family and friends. Amazon has released its list of the 25 most anticipated toys, from toys inspired by popular shows and movies such as "Paw Patrol," "PJ Masks" and "Cars 3," to STEM games, robots, Disney princesses and more.
FurReal Roarin’ Tyler, the Playful Tiger
Make a noise or roar at Hasbro's new Furreal friend and he will roar back in response. He can also crouch, respond to squeaky toys, make 100-plus sounds and motions, and more; $129.99 at amazon.com.
LEGO Boost Creative Toolbox
Build and code the ultimate 847-piece robot using the step-by-step instructions in the free LEGO tablet app; $159.95 at amazon.com.
Fingerlings Jungle Gym Playset
This Fingerlings Jungle Gym playset is an Amazon exclusive and comes with "Aimee," a pink monkey with blue hair who loves to interact, hang upside down and climb to the top; $40.50 at amazon.com.
Sphero Ultimate Lightning McQueen Vehicle
This "Cars 3"-themed vehicle features the iconic details and racing style as seen in the new movie and is the perfect item for fans to add to their Pixar Cars collection; $298.98 at amazon.com.
Melissa & Doug Star Diner Restaurant
With two play spaces in one, kids will have loads of fun. The Star Diner Restaurant set includes: oven, stovetop and grill, two-shelf fridge, drink dispenser, milkshake mixer, jukebox with spinning dial and coin to drop in slot, and spinning cake plate on pass-through shelf; $199.99 at amazon.com.
Soggy Doggy Board Game
The Soggy Doggy is a shaking doggy-bathing game. Players race around the board washing Soggy Doggy, but watch out -- if he shakes, a player gets a little wet. For ages 4 and older; $18.99 at amazon.com.
Disney Princess Dance Code Belle
Watch Belle dance with a touch of her necklace with this Amazon exclusive. Kids can create dance routines using the app for her to perform. She says over 100 phrases, plays seven songs and can perform 10 dances; $99.99 at amazon.com.
Paw Patrol – My Size Lookout Tower
Help the Paw Patrol crew spot danger with the My Size Lookout Tower. The set includes a Chase vehicle, Chase figure, two Chase Pup Packs, a Marshall figure and two Marshall Pup Packs; $99.88 at amazon.com.
Nerf Nitro FlashFury Chaos
Perform car stunts with this Nerf Nitro set with pop-up targets and six obstacles. The set includes a long-jump ramp, three foam cars with plastic wheels, two targets (eight pieces), six obstacles and instructions; $29.99 at amazon.com
Cars 3 Ultimate Florida Speedway Playset
Start your engines and cheer on Lightning McQueen and rival Jackson Storm while they race on the 5-foot long Cars 3 Ultimate Florida Speedway Playset; $99.99 at amazon.com.
FurReal Makers Proto Max
Using the downloadable app, kids can create and code their own custom-designed pet with this Amazon exclusive; $119.99 at amazon.com.
LEGO Ninjago Destiny's Bounty 70618
Help build Wu's ninja training base, Destiny's Bounty and join in on the Ninjago adventures. The set includes seven minifigures: Wu, Kai, Lloyd, Zane, Nya, Jay and Cole; $159.95 at amazon.com.
Enchantimals Panda Tree House Playset
The Enchantimals are known for their unique personalities and special friendships. The Enchantimals Panda Tree House Playset includes an exclusive Prue Panda Doll and her friend Nari, outdoor seating and kitchen and bathroom accessories; $39.99 at amazon.com.
DropMix Music Gaming System
Create your own mixes while collecting and discovering new tracks with the DropMix Music Gaming System. With three ways to play: Freestyle,Clash and Party, compete with friends to see who has the most interesting music mix; $99.99 at amazon.com.
Cozmo is a real-life robot that evolves the more you play with it. This robot has a one-of-a-kind personality and shows real life emotions. The robot requires a free app and upgrades, and new games are unlocked over time the more you play; $179.99 at amazon.com.
Baby Alive Sweet Tears Baby
Baby Alive Sweet Tears acts like a real baby, showing emotions and lighting up when she doesn't feel well. The baby says 35 plus phrases in English or Spanish and the set includes: doll, outfit, stethoscope, thermometer, bandage, tissue, juice box, brush and instructions. $49.99 at amazon.com.
Fisher-Price Think & Learn Smart Cycle Toy
The Fisher-Price Think & Learn Smart Cycle Toy, an Amazon exclusive, incorporates fun and exercise into one exciting bike. Bluetooth technology allows kids to play using a tablet or TV screen, and the more they pedal, the more games they can access and learn. Games include: Letter and Phonics, and Spelling and Vocabulary; $149.99 at amazon.com.
Tegu Travel Pals Building-and-Stacking-Toys (6 Piece)
The Travel Pals are specifically designed for travel and keeping kids busy during long car and plane rides, and at restaurants. The eco-friendly, six piece set is made with natural wood and pieces are non-toxic; $19.99 at amazon.com.
Seedling Littles Galaxy Rocket Adventure Cape Costume Kit
Become a real-life astronaut with the Seedling Littles Galaxy Rocket Adventure Cape Costume Kit. The kit includes: a reversible rocket cape, detachable space shuttle, three embroidered patches and two felt flames; $24.95 at amazon.com.
Play-Doh Touch Shape to Life Studio
Kids can let their imaginations run wild with the Play-Doh Touch Shape to Life Studio, where their creations come alive in the virtual world using the Play-Doh Touch app; $24.99 at amazon.com.
Just Play PJ Masks Headquarters Playset
PJ Mask fans will love the Headquarters Playset which includes: one Catboy figure, Catboy's Cat-Car and a light and sound Control Center, where players can choose their mission and fight crime; $70.60 at amazon.com.
Roller Coaster Challenge Logic & Building Game
Build the ultimate roller coaster while attempting to solve 40 coaster challenges along the way. Once you think you have built a successful ride, test out your creation; $29.99 at amazon.com.
Osmo Genius Kit
The award-winning game encourages problem-solving skills and elements of creativity. The kit includes five games: 1. Free form math: add, count, and multiply, 2. Tangram: expand visual thinking, 3. Words: puzzle form spelling, 4. Masterpiece: drawing, and 5. Newton: creative problem solving; $99.99 at amazon.com.
Automoblox Mini SC1 Chaos & HR5 Scorch
Build, collect and race vehicles with this two-pack set made of European beechwood and interchangeable parts; $23.99 at amazon.com.
Hape Pound & Tap Bench with Slide Out Xylophone
Your little one can tap and play musical favorites while developing audio recognition. For ages 12 months to 3 years; $29.99 at amazon.com.