The days are quickly drawing in, but there’s no need to lament the colder weather and shorter days, because it can only mean one thing – it’s nearly Christmas! There’s no time of year that’s more magical, and here at Toys R Us, we want to make sure it’s extra special for you and your family. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the top toys for Christmas that are sure to feature on your little one’s wish list, from Lego sets for construction fans, to craft sets for arty kids. Wherever your child’s interests lie, we’ve got a gift they’ll love opening this Christmas. But make sure you get in quick – these toys are bound to be popular!
Creative kids will love this amazing 3D craft set, for hours of fun letting their imaginations run wild. With 8 different colours of 3D pens, there’s no limit to the masterpieces they can create, whether they choose to follow designs from the 3D guidebook or create their own unique designs.
If your little one is already a big fan of Shopkins, they’ll love this super cute set – and if they’re not yet, they soon will be! The Shopkins Ice Cream Truck has everything they need for hours of fun, including a treat board, ice cream display and real moving wheels on the truck, so the Shopkins characters can even go for a ride!
If your little one is a fan of Disney’s Tangled, they’ll love this beautiful Rapunzel doll, with long, flowing locks – just like in the film! Her hair is her special feature, and as you brush it with the golden hairbrush, it will magically glow, as Rapunzel sings ‘I See the Light’. This pretty doll is perfect for encouraging creative play in your child, as they recreate their favourite scenes from the film or reimagine new scenarios for their favourite Disney Princess.
This crazy sand will impress adults and kids alike. Ideal for hours of creative play, this sand is kinetic meaning it can be moulded into all sorts of shapes – without any mess! This great set comes with four models so your little one can easily create a sand castle, seahorse, turtle or fish, or choose to shape and mould their own amazing sand designs.
Enjoy hours of epic battles with the brilliant Nerf Modulus ECS-10. This blaster comes with a whole arsenal, including over 30 accessory combinations, so you can customise it to suit your fighting style. Perfect for Nerf fans of all ages, the Modulus is sure to provide hours of outdoor fun.
Your little one will love the Dance & Move BeatBo, for hours of interactive play. This colourful toy is ideal for active toddlers, encouraging them to develop their motor skills as well as their sense of curiosity and discovery, with more than 40 tunes, songs and phrases to help them learn the alphabet and different colours. You can even record a message, and the BeatBo will sing it back whilst dancing!
Any fan of the Minions and Despicable Me films would be delighted to find Minion Stuart under the Christmas tree this year. This cute yellow plush toy is a little unsteady, but he always manages to get back on his feet again – your little one will love watching as he falls forwards and backwards, talks and laughs.
At over half a metre tall, this giant Leonardo playset is a must-have this Christmas for any fan of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Open him up to discover a maze of different rooms to explore, including the Turtles’ living room, Splinter’s meditation zone, and much more.
Thunderbirds are go this Christmas with the amazing Tracy Island playset, packed with over 50 actions, lights and sounds for hours of exciting adventures. It even features the iconic Thunderbirds countdown of 5,4,3,2,1 as International Rescue get ready for blast off.
No job is too big and no pup is too small for the fearless Paw Patrol! Join the gang in their brilliant Paw Patroller, for hours of fun on rescue missions. This cool vehicle features sound effects from the show, and includes the Paw Patroller vehicle, Ryder figure, ATV vehicle and a great sticker sheet.
Star Wars fans will love this unique lightsaber from the upcoming film, The Force Awakens. A must-have toy this Christmas, you’ll enjoy hours of imaginative play with this impressive lightsaber which simulates classic lights and sounds from the movie.
Enjoy hours of construction fun this Christmas with the brilliant Heartlake Grand Hotel. This great set includes five mini doll figures, as well as a dog and a cat, for exciting adventures in the hotel, from the jazz lounge to the rooftop pool. There’s even a host of accessories, including ice cream, cakes and lipstick, so your Lego figures can enjoy a truly relaxing experience.
Enjoy hours of construction fun with this Lego City set. Sunken treasure has been discovered, and it’s your job to recover it with the Deep Sea Exploration Vessel! Including seven minifigures and loads of great accessories, this set is sure to be included on any Lego lover’s letter to Santa this year.
Little ones will love exploring their imaginations for hours of creative play with this brilliant Barbie doll. The horse can walk all by itself – just connect Barbie’s hand to the horse’s mane, and away you go! As stylish as ever, Barbie comes dressed to ride in a patterned tunic and brown riding boots.
Your little one will love pampering themselves with the Easy Nails Spa, which will paint nails at the press of a button. Just sit back, relax and let the nail spa do all the work in just three easy steps. This great set comes with three pretty nail polishes, 20 nail gems and three removable brush heads for easy cleaning.
This great playset will provide hours of fun this Christmas for any child. With brightly coloured pieces and 18 SmartPoints that trigger fun phrases, it’s great for interactive play and will develop their motor skills as they hurry to the emergency with the mini fire engine and police car.
The Pie Face! game is like none you’ve ever played before. Original and exiting, this isn’t a game for the faint hearted, as players take turns to load the throwing arm with squirty cream, and resting their head in the frame. Then it’s a waiting game as the handle turns – will you be the one to get splatted?
Discover a galaxy far, far away with this brilliant Battle Action Millennium Falcon from the brand new Star Wars film, The Force Awakens. This great play set includes the Millennium Falcon vehicle, pop-up Nerf launcher, lights and motion-activated sound effects – everything you need for hours of exciting adventures!
Little Live Pets are ideal for sparking your little one’s imagination, and will inspire hour of creative play. Clever Keet is a colourful bird who will talk, sing and even interact with you – you can even teach him words to recite! Or play your favourite song and watch as this clever girl dances to the beat.