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, some of which include toys inspired by popular shows and movies, STEM games, robots, top collectibles and more.
Treasure X Aliens
In this gooey dissection kit, kids can open the alien's tummt to find and save a treasure hunter. The set comes with a tweezer tool for pulling out the treasure hunter and other hidden gems, a bag of reusable slime and more. For ages 5 and older; $14.99; moosetoys.com.
Poopsie Rainbow Surprise Dolls
Unbox the Poopsie Rainbow doll to find more than 20 surprises. The set come with D.I.Y slime ingredients, which can be stored in the doll's shoes or purse, an outfit, shoes and other accessories. Kids can collect all four dolls. For ages 3 and older; $54.99; poopsie.mgae.com.
Marvel Legends Series Avengers Electronic Power Gauntlet
Inspired by Marvel's "Avengers: Endgame," fans can have their own power gauntlet. It includes articulated electronic finger joints and six infinity Stones, when activated emit pulsating lights, sounds and phrases from the movie and more. The fingers can be locked in a clenched fist position as well. For ages 18 and older; $99.95; marvel.hasbro.com.
Pinkfong Baby Shark Official Song Puppet with Tempo Control
To hear the full "Baby Shark" song, kids just have to move the puppet's mouth. Move the shark's mouth fast or slow and it will control the tempo of the song. The collection features Baby Shark, Mommy Shark and Daddy Shark, each sold separately. For ages 2 and older; $19.99; babyshark.wowwee.com.
Funko Pop! - Funkoverse Strategy Game: Harry Potter
This strategy game allows players to take some of their favorite Harry Potter characters for head-to-head matches through various scenarios as one of four characters: Lord Voldemort, Bellatrix Lestrange, Hermione Granger and Harry Potter. The game comes with two playable maps, scenario cards, tokens, dice, a map and more. For ages 10 and older; $39.99; funko.com.
Furreal Plum, The Curious Panda Bear Cub
This Amazon exclusive plush panda bear cub comes with more than 100 sound and motion combinations. At bedtime the bear can be switched to nighttime mode where it will make sleepy sounds and play soft music. The bear also comes with a bottle and comb. For ages 4 and older; $99.99; amazon.com.
LEGO Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire Hogwarts Clock Tower
Kids can build a three level Hogwarts Castle Clock tower (13'' high, 13'' wide) with this Harry Potter LEGO set. The set includes eight minifigures of Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, Hermione Granger, Fleur Delacour, Cedric Diggory, Viktor Krum, Albus Dumbledore and Madame Maxime. For ages 9 and older; $89.99; lego.com
Pokémon My Partner Pikachu
This interactive Pikachu toy comes with more than 100 reactions and 20 sounds, including its famous line "Pika Pika." It's cheeks and tail light up and touch sensors can move its ears and arms. For ages 4 and older; $19.99; wickedcooltoys.com.
Melissa & Doug Top and Bake Wooden Pizza Counter
This wooden pizza-making set comes with 34 pieces including a counter/pizza oven, a menu, delivery box, rolling cutter, pizza toppings like pepperoni, mushrooms, olives and peppers), play money and more. For ages 3 and older; $49.99; melissaanddoug.com.
Fisher-Price Imaginext DC Super Friends Transforming Batmobile
Using the remote control, kids can send the Batmobile forward, backward or spin it around. Turn the Power Pad to watch the vehicle transform into battle mode. It features lights, sounds and projectiles. A mini Batman figure is also included. For ages 3 and older; $79.99; fisher-price.com.
Fisher-Price Wonder Makers Design System Build Around Town Starter Kit
With more than 75 pieces, this Amazon exclusive set allows kids to build their own town. It comes with a wooden train tracks, vehicles, characters, vehicles, acccessories and much more. For ages 3 and older; $39.99; amazon.com.
Radio Flyer Classic Red Dual Deck Tricycle
This classic-looking tricycle features chrome handlebars with streamers, a chrome bell, a double deck rear step making it easier for little ones to get on and off, an adjustable seat and more. For ages 2 and older; $69.99; radioflyer.com.
PJ Masks PJ Seeker
The Seeker vehicle can fit up to four vehicles and up to three PJ Masks figures. It features a light-up searchlight, a disc launcher, a detachable cage, a pull-out ramp and a drop-down side door. The set also includes a Catboy figure and mini Cat-Car. For ages 3 and older; $59.99; justplayproducts.com.
Osmo - Little Genius Starter Kit
Transform an iPad into a fun interactive learning tool. The starter kit includes an iPad base, silicone play mat, 19 cardboard costume pieces, 38 silicone sticks and rings, a storage container and four game apps (ABCs, Costume Party, Stories and Squiggle Magic.) The game encourages creativity with letters, drawing and problem solving. For ages 3 and older; $79; playosmo.com.
Lego Star Wars Boost Droid Commander
Kids can build, code and play with R2-D2, a Gonk droid and a Mouse droid. Command them to solve more than 40 challenging missions using the Lego Star Wars Boost app. Kids can attach rocket boosters, a cake shooter, a catapult and more. For ages 8 and older; $199.99; lego.com.For ages 8 and older; $199.99; lego.com.
Play-Doh Modeling Compound Case of Colors
This mega pack of Play-Doh, exclusive to Amazon, features 36 containers of the squishy compound in an assortment of colors. For ages 2 and older; $24.99; amazon.com.
Blinger Deluxe Set, Radiance Collection
The blinger deluxe, exclusive to Amazon, is a styling tool that comes with 150 adhesive gems allowing fashionista's to add a little bling to anything, including their hair, backpacks, clothing and more. For ages 6 and older; $24.99; amazon.com.
Lego Friends Rescue Mission Boat
Use the Lego rescue cruiser to head on a fun sea adventure. The 908-piece set includes a swiveling crane, removable deck, a speedboat launcher, three figures, a robot, a whale and more. For ages 7 and older, $89.99; lego.com.
Hot Wheels id Smart Track Kit
Kids can build their own race track and then race digitally using the free Hot Wheels app. The kit comes with more than 20 configurations and 16 assorted track pieces, allowing racers to build and master different designs while also seeing their progress in real-time on the app. Kids will have a variety of challenges to choose from as well as chances to upgrade their cars and win rewards. For ages 8 and older; $179.99; hotwheels.mattel.com.
Lego Hidden Side Newbury Haunted High School
This set combines regular Lego play with an augmented reality app. The set comes with more than 1,400 pieces, including eight minifigures. Use the app to find and capture ghosts floating around the model. For ages 9 and older; $129.99; lego.com.
Lego Marvel Avengers: Avengers Ultimate Quinjet
Kids can build their own Avengers Quinjet with this Marvel 838-piece playset. Features on the jet include a cockpit for the minifigures, a passenger compartment, stud shooters and more. The set also comes with Thor, Hawkeye, Black Widow and Rocket minifigures. For ages 8 and older; $79.99; lego.com.
Lego Harry Potter Hogwarts Castle
With this Harry Potter building set, kids can build a replica of the famous Hogwarts castle featured in the film series. The set has more than 6,000 pieces including minifigures of Godric Gryffindor , Helga Hufflepuff, Salazar Slytherin and Rowena Ravenclaw, 27 microfigures and more. For ages 16 and older; $399.99; lego.com.
L.O.L. Surprise! O.M.G. Swag Fashion Doll
This stylish doll comes with 20 surprises waiting to be unboxed. Each fashion doll is packaged in a box that transforms into a closet and dressing room, and includes shoes, accessories, shoexbox, hatbox, doll stand and a hairbrush. For ages 6 and older; $26.99; lolsurprise.mgae.com.
Paw Patrol, Super Paws, 2-in-1 Transforming Mighty Pups Jet Command Center
Little Paw Patrol fans can get a deluxe jet and command center in one set. The jet emits light and sound, and has a disc launcher with five included discs. It also comes with an exclusive Mighty Ryder figure and folds for easy storage. For ages 3 and older; $59.99; spinmaster.com.
Sesame Street Love to Hug Elmo
This plush Elmo toy speaks English and Spanish, loves to give and receive hugs, talks, sings and may even suprise kids with a kiss. For ages 18 months and older; $29.99; shop.hasbro.com.