With 2020 making kids stay at home more, having fun toys to keep them busy is the best solution for a happy household. They need this to relieve stress and also have fun even if they can’t go out and play. Games both on consoles and traditional ones help them to make the most of staying indoors without getting bored.
Getting your kids toys that they will love is still a bright idea. Not only do you score plus points as the best parent, you also help your kid face this pandemic at home with a smile.
Pre Christmas and Holiday sales are the best time to get all of those must-have toys at a discounted price.
As well as the usual toys like Nerf guns, RC cars, Board games, Dolls Houses, and more, in 2020 toys like Hatchanimals are all the rage year! Argos, Amazon, and Zavvi are my favourite retailers for toys this sale season. Amazon is my favourite but there are very big discounts on Lego with Argos.
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Amazon Toys– A great place to find all the toys at discounted prices this Cyber Monday
Here are some popular toys this year: Nerf guns with tactical vests seem to be a favourite! – Like Lazer Quest but in your home or garden!!
This year is also a great time to bond with the kids with some funny family games, such as exploding kittens, and expansion packs if you already have that game!
For your younger ones, classic and safe toy makers Fisher Price have some lovely discounts: 35% off Fisher Price, Maxi Cosi and More, including strollers and walkers and cribs as well.
Want to trick your kids into doing some learning while they play ?? ;-). Osmo toys have got it covered. Some are for fire tablets (which of course are also on sale), others are not though. – Osmo Educational Toys
And if you want a Fire HD tablet for your child you can get one here for a £50 discount! – Fire HD for Kids.
Want to get them reading? Kindle for kids has £40 off right now!
For the child (or parent!) who loves to build, one day they may be an engineer! start them off with Marble run building, or get the expansion packs if you already have it – Up to 50% off Gravitrax Marble Run Construction Toys
Other things I like
Kinetic Sand – if you’ve ever had a go you’ll know this is addictive for kids And adults and Amazon has it at 33% off. Get some, you wont be able to stop playing!! Great Fun for Xmas day.
Scruff a Luvs are for the little ones that love cute stuff, (I actually want one lol) so adorable and have a nice 25% off – Scruff-A-Luvs
More Cute Stuff – LOL Surprise Dolls. These collectable dolls are reasonable, but the sets are expensive! Here you can save up to 36% – L.O.L Surprise! including Remix Plane
Get them drawing, colouring and writing at up to 50% off – Sharpies, notebooks, colouring pencils and all the rest.
Most popular toys this year so far
Brands like Disney, Barbie, Lego, Fisher-Price, Sylvanian Families (a traditional doll set that is still hot! I remember this one from when I was a little girl!!!) are popular There are great deals for Lego sets and Harry Potter Character dolls.
Last year some of the best selling Amazon Toys on sale included the Hatchimals Eggs and the Teksta Voice Recognition Puppy Electronic Pet (yes another robotic toy!). Predictions for this year include Toys related to Arts & Crafts, Baby & Toddler Toys, building sets, console games, and outdoor toys.
Argos – TOP RETAILER FOR TOYS GREAT PRICES
Check out this link for the best toy offers that Argos has for popular brands like Fisher, Mattel (Barbie), Enchantimals, Nerf, RC Cars and many more. They are also offering great deals that come in bundles as well as toy deals that are available for every budget.
There are some Amazing deals on Lego this year, including £48 off Star Wars sets and £24 off Harry Potter.
Zavvi is the ultimate gamer, geek, and collector’s heaven. This online store is full of games, consoles, toys, merchandise, clothes, and figurines that every pop art and gaming enthusiast would love. A perfect gift for a boy or girl at the age of 8 and above, Zavvi provides endless entertainment for both kids and kids at heart. Teens will be wowed by the items you can find from Zavvi so do drop by this site for some awesome finds this Cyber Monday.
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What were the hottest toys for Christmas 2019 in the UK?
Some of the top toys on children’s wish list last year included science toys (oh thank goodness for learning toys!), electronic toys such as drones, race cars, Boxer (an AI interactive robotic toy), smartwatches, and tablets that have games on them, consoles and of course role-play toys like dolls, Furreals (talking interactive toys) and board games.
This year 2020, Hatchimals, WowWee Fingerling HUGS, and L.O.L. Surprise will be the most popular toys. Barbie DreamHouse which has forever been a girl’s dream is also making waves as well as Lego sets. Sesame Street and Jurassic Park are also fun for kids in 2020. PJMasks Play Sets will also be popular. So stay tuned for the best toy deals of 2020.
Board games from Hasbro is made a comeback last year. Baby Alive was a top pic for young ones who want to have an interactive baby. My Little Pony was loved by kids as well Play-Doh made a comeback.
Popular toy manufacturers that were successful last year included Lego (a favorite every year), Play-Doh, Vtech, Nerf (they’ve got new and interesting nerf guns), Fisher-Price Codeapillar (it is an electronic caterpillar for tots!), Matel with it’s revamped Barbie line and more!
Still not sure what to get your little (or not so little!) ones? See the Amazon Toy Gift Guide