Top 10 Toys for Kids 2016-2017

in Toys for Kids (Boys and Girls)

2016-2017 Best Kids’ Toys (Boys and Girls)

 
Little Boy Playing Rock StarOf all the toys available for kids of all ages, which ones could actually be called the “best?” Which toys are girls and boys (and their parents) choosing over the rest? The list of the top 10 toys for kids this year includes exactly that lineup of playthings for the kiddos.

What’s here: On this page is a “top 10” list of the best kids’ toys through the Christmas holiday season of 2016 and into 2017. The list’s rankings are based on popular demand, as well as tips from major online toy merchants, overall consumer’ ratings – and include toys for boys and girls in various age groups.

Tip: If none of the toys on this page strikes your fancy for the specific child you are shopping for, check out the Toys for Boys and Toys for Girls categories – as well as the “kids by age” links toward the bottom of this page. 🙂

For shoppers: For each of the toys on this page, one or more top, trusted online resources are hand-picked and recommended here so you can compare prices and shop safely and securely. Links to online reviews for the toys are also provided, where available.

What’s Here:

1. Hatchimals
2. Fisher-Price Think & Learn Code-a-pillar
3. Cozmo
4. LEGO City Advent Calendar (60133)
5. Paw Patrol Zoomer Marshall
6. Bloxels
7. Hot Wheels AI Racing Starter Playset
8. SelfieMic Music Set
9. Num Noms Lip Gloss Truck
10. Razor Hovertrax 2.0

1. Hatchimals

Price: --
30 new from $91.990 used

Ages: 5-10

Of all the toys available for the end of 2016 and into 2017, the #1 pick of ’em all are these little guys – Hatchimals.

Hatchimals are interactive, sometimes fuzzy, always cute creatures, sealed inside big eggs. There is one creature per egg. And kiddos have to care and show affection for the egg to start the hatching process. For Pengualas, choose pink or teal.

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NEW Penguala Hatchimals Interactive Spin Master Creature Egg Hatchimal

$149.99
End Date: Wednesday Feb-22-2017 14:21:12 PST
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Hatchimals hatched pink teal purple penguala gently loved open used

$29.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday Feb-15-2017 7:26:40 PST
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New Hatchimals Draggles Blue Purple Egg Interactive

$69.99
End Date: Tuesday Feb-21-2017 2:53:44 PST
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2. Fisher-Price Think & Learn Code-a-pillar

Price: $38.99
You save: $9.58 (20 %)
88 new from $38.9916 used from $30.02

Ages: 3 to 6

Next of the top 10 toys for kids this year – Fisher-Price Think & Learn Code-a-pillar.

The Code-a-pillar is a tech-savvy, colorful, educational bug with wriggly, wiggly sections, all coded to send the caterpillar zigging and zagging in any direction. Play for fun. Or, choose the targets mode to go on interactive missions to learn navigation.

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Think & Learn Code-a-pillar Fisher-Price Developmental Baby Toy Educational New

$37.98
End Date: Thursday Mar-16-2017 0:21:36 PDT
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Fisher-Price Think & Learn Code-a-Pillar

$38.99
End Date: Wednesday Mar-1-2017 8:34:00 PST
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Fisher-Price Think & Learn Code-A-Pillar 360° Right Turn Add-on NEW!

$10.99
End Date: Wednesday Mar-15-2017 10:11:15 PDT
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3. Cozmo

Price: $179.92
You save: $0.07 ( %)
41 new from $179.543 used from $156.53

Ages: 6 and up

Another very worthy addition to the 2016-2017 ten best toys for kids is Cozmo.

Cozmo is an interactive robot with his own unique feelings and thoughts. Cool huh? This buildable robot explores and interacts with new friends, discovering all he can about them to build a one-of-a-kind personality. Includes a downloadable app for smartphones.

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BRAND NEW FACTORY SEALED COZMO ROBOT BY ANKI INTERACTIVE TOY BASE KIT HOT RARE

$279.99
End Date: Sunday Feb-19-2017 17:12:19 PST
Buy It Now for only: $279.99
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ANKI COZMO ROBOT BY ANKI INTERACTIVE TOY

$180.00
End Date: Friday Mar-17-2017 3:40:29 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $180.00
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COZMO INTERACTIVE ROBOT BY ANKI - Awesome!!

$95.00 (22 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Feb-16-2017 13:44:51 PST
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4. LEGO City Advent Calendar (60133)

Ages: 5 to 12

Next up on the list is always a holiday favorite, for 2016, here is the LEGO City Advent Calendar.

This advent calendar combines the excitement of gift-receiving with the anticipation for Christmas. There are 24 doors with hidden presents to represent the 24 evenings before Christmas. Surprises include volcano explorers and Santa Claus.

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LEGO City Town Advent Calendar Building Kit 60133 (290 Pieces) *** see details

$29.90
End Date: Wednesday Feb-22-2017 13:59:44 PST
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LEGO® 2016 City Town 60133 Advent Calendar Building Kit Christmas Holiday

$59.95
End Date: Wednesday Mar-15-2017 6:43:36 PDT
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Lego City Advent Calendar 60133 Free Priority Shipping

$43.99
End Date: Saturday Feb-18-2017 19:20:10 PST
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5. Paw Patrol Zoomer Marshall

Price: $42.49
You save: $27.50 (39 %)
181 new from $34.0012 used from $34.84

Ages: 3 and up

Also very high among this year’s top toys is Paw Patrol Zoomer Marshall.

Marshall is an important part of the Paw Patrol and he’s super-cool in Zoomer form. On wheels, complete with a Pup Pack, this adorable doggie comes with 80 interactive challenges. And he can be trained to perform awesome, interactive tricks.

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Paw Patrol Zoomer Marshall Interactive Pup

$29.99
End Date: Thursday Mar-9-2017 17:50:06 PST
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Paw Patrol Zoomer Marshall Interactive Pup 150+ Sounds/Phrases 80+ Missions NEW

$74.99
End Date: Thursday Mar-16-2017 17:42:18 PDT
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Paw Patrol Zoomer Marshall Interactive Pup

$47.00
End Date: Tuesday Mar-14-2017 17:05:53 PDT
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6. Bloxels

Price: --
41 new from $30.0010 used from $40.71

Ages: 8 to 13

Love this! A very new additon to the “best of” toys for kids this year – Bloxels.

Bloxels is a super-fun, hands-on way for kiddos to build their own video games. Complete with a builder app for compatible tablets and smartphones, this toy combines development with design. Includes a game board for creating first, and future, games.

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Bloxels: Build Your Own Video Game XMAS

$49.68
End Date: Saturday Mar-11-2017 14:35:57 PST
Buy It Now for only: $49.68
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Bloxels: Build Your Own Video Game

$41.99
End Date: Thursday Mar-16-2017 15:28:47 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $41.99
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Bloxels: Build Your Own Video Game

$43.51
End Date: Thursday Mar-9-2017 2:23:54 PST
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7. Hot Wheels AI Racing Starter Playset

Price: $50.47
You save: $49.52 (50 %)
160 new from $49.5226 used from $40.11

Ages: 8 and up

Hitting 7th on the list – Hot Wheels AI Racing Starter Playset.

The Intelligent Race System is exactly what it sounds like. From Hot Wheels, these tech-savvy racers are remote-controlled, reaching top speeds of 180 miles-per-hour. The racecars are super-de-duper, very high performance, especially in Championship Mode with high-tech racing against opponents.

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Hot Wheels Ai Intelligent Race System Starter Kit

$35.99
End Date: Friday Feb-24-2017 10:38:26 PST
Buy It Now for only: $35.99
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Hot Wheels AI Intelligent Race System Starter Kit, Toy Remote Control

$39.99
End Date: Friday Feb-24-2017 15:27:08 PST
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Hot Wheels AI Intelligent Race System STARTER KIT, Toy Remote Control

$49.99
End Date: Saturday Mar-4-2017 23:27:40 PST
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8. SelfieMic Music Set

Price: $12.29
You save: $12.70 (51 %)
95 new from $0.0118 used from $9.48

Ages: 8 to 15

SelfieMic Music Set also manages a spot among the 2016-2017 top 10 toys.

For superstars-to-be, the Selfie Mic includes a gold-toned microphone, selfie stick, and attached single headphone. The selfie stick holds a smartphone. And a downloadable app, StarMaker, is required for singing fun. Kiddos sing while snapping pictures of their popstar status.

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SelfieMic Music Set - Pink

$19.99
End Date: Monday Mar-13-2017 7:21:38 PDT
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SelfieMic Music Set - Black

$19.99
End Date: Tuesday Feb-28-2017 21:21:35 PST
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SelfieMic Music Set - Pink

$32.38
End Date: Saturday Feb-18-2017 1:36:34 PST
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9. Num Noms Lip Gloss Truck

Price: $24.00
You save: $8.99 (27 %)
82 new from $22.9537 used from $17.17

Ages: 3 and up

Next – Num Noms Lip Gloss Truck.

The Lip Gloss Truck is a delicious, yummy, super-scrumptious setup that allows Num Noms fans to create their own shiny, scented lip glosses. Accessories include a scented Special Edition Num (the Cherry Scoop), lip gloss flavoring, and a sweets truck.

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Num Noms Lip Gloss Truck Craft Kit

$32.99
End Date: Thursday Mar-2-2017 16:31:47 PST
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New! Num Noms Lipgloss Truck Playset w Freezie Pops Scented 4-Pack

$46.00
End Date: Wednesday Feb-22-2017 12:42:41 PST
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Num Noms Lipgloss Truck Craft Kit

$33.27
End Date: Friday Feb-24-2017 23:00:55 PST
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10. Razor Hovertrax 2.0

Price: $399.99
You save: $60.00 (13 %)
1 new from $399.990 used

Ages: 8 and up

This year’s (much safer) return of the hoverboard – the Razor Hovertrax 2.0 comes in as the final pick of the top ten toys for kids this year.

The Hovertrax 2.0 is a revamped version of the original ride-on. It cruises at speeds of 8 miles-per-hour with a self-balancing board, 220-pound weight limit, and fender bumpers. It offers a super-smooth ride, but beginners should take it slow.

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New Razor Hovertrax 2.0 Electric Scooter-Red/UL 2272 Certified

$300.00
End Date: Monday Mar-6-2017 13:19:32 PST
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Razor Hovertrax 2.0 Green Balancing Electric Scooter Battery Operated For 8+ Age

$495.99
End Date: Saturday Feb-18-2017 5:44:58 PST
Buy It Now for only: $495.99
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Razor Hovertrax 2.0 Electric Scooter - UL 2272 Certified - NiB Cool Blue!

$345.00
End Date: Tuesday Feb-21-2017 21:06:43 PST
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Update note: This page was modified to reflect current information on 10/13/16.

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