Looking for the hot holiday toys this year? Spin Master Ltd., a global leader and one of the top five U.S. toy manufacturers according to the NPD Group, offers an exciting line up of toys this season for kids of all ages.
The toy manufacturer celebrated its 20th anniversary this year and has innovative brands like Chatsters, DigiBirds and Paw Patrol while infusing its existing brands with impressive technology like Air Hogs and Zoomer.
Here are highlights of Spin Master’s hot holiday toys to make this season extra fun and special:
Air Hogs Zero Gravity Laser Racer™: The latest evolution in indoor all surface R/C racing, the Zero Gravity Laser Racer is a fully functional R/C race car that drives on the floor, up the walls and even upside-down. Its unique laser guided control allows it to go wherever the user points it, delivering outstanding scale, speed and performance on any smooth surface. (WINNER – Walmart Chosen By Kids) Age: 8+, SRP: $39.99
Air Hogs RollerCopter™: The all-new Air Hogs RollerCopter helicopter enables pilots to roll along the ground, up walls and even along the ceiling. The protective cage allows the helicopter to take serious bumps. New pilots will never have to worry about crashing this toy as it keeps on rolling. Age: 8+, SRP: $44.99
Chatsters™: Spin Master’s newest interactive doll, Chatsters, is a talking, dancing, “thinking,” animated toy that with innovative technology. Girls can interact with Chatsters using the included accessories and her touch-sensor glasses. Six of her accessories, like her pet puppy Sprinkles, are equipped with a microchip that allows Chatsters to recognize and respond to them. For example, try using the lipstick to change her lip colors. Her glasses act as a high-resolution LCD screen that features animated eyes, mini games, and makeover activities. Users can download the free companion app to call and text Chatsters. Age: 4+, SRP: $79.99
Cool Baker Magic Mixer™: Little chefs can easily create delicious treats with custom decorations in minutes with the Cool Baker Magic Mixer. There’s less mess as it requires no baking. Just add water to the mix and place in the refrigerator for 15 minutes. Dip the treats in icing, decorate with three kinds of sprinkles and customize cake pops, cookies, pies and cakes using the included stencils and tags. Age: 6+, SRP: $24.99
DigiBirds™: DigiBirds are cute, palm-sized interactive and collectible birds. Offered in a variety colorful designs, users can interact with a single bird or build a choir of many birds that respond and sing to the user or each other. Age: 5+, SRP: $9.99-$29.99
Moustache Smash™: This new game featuring six Moustache Sticks and 32 Moustache Cards is a fun matching game. If the card on the table matches the user’s moustache, smash it fast to win the card. The person who smashes the most moustache cards wins the game. Age: 7+, SRP: $15.99
Paw Patrol Lookout Headquarter Playset™: Based the top-rated preschool series on Nickelodeon, the ultimate Paw Patrol toy is the Lookout Tower comes equipped with a working elevator, slide, lights and sounds as well as Chase and his vehicle. Another fun toy is the Paw Patrol On-A-Roll Marshall™ which starts off as Marshall’s doghouse and then transforms into a fire truck. Includes siren sounds and phrases from the show. Age: 3+, Playset SRP: $39.99, On-A-Roll Marshall SRP: $24.99
Sew Cool Sewing Studio™: Girls can start learning to sew in a safe and creative way with the Sew Cool Sewing Studio. It’s a revolutionary threadless machine that includes everything a girl needs to start sewing right away. Included are patterns and pre-cut shapes for purses, pouches, characters and more to create nine projects. (WINNER – Walmart Chosen By Kids). Age: 6+, SRP: $34.99
Shark Mania™: Shark fans will love Shark Mania, a shark-chomping chase game. Race to Shipwreck Island and grab gold along the way. But watch out for the shark – he’ll crash through the path and knocking people out of the game. The pirate that makes it to the island first with the most gold wins. Age: 6+, SRP: $19.99
Spy Phone Cam™: What kid doesn’t love to pretend to be a spy? This spy cam is disguised as a smart phone. It takes photos and users can review them directly on its screen. Users can also activate the removable camera and catch action in other places via the camera’s motion capture mode. Stores up to 80 images. Age: 6+, SRP: $29.99
Wackytivities Kinetic Sand Beach Box Set™: This is a fun, no-mess option for kids who like to play with sand. The sand is kinetic, meaning it sticks to itself and not o the user. It flows through fingers like slow moving liquid, is squeezable, soft, stretchy and never dries out. The set comes with four molds to build a sand castle, seahorse, turtle and fish. The set includes a sand box and one pound of Kinetic Sand. Age: 3+, SRP: $19.99
Zoomer Dino™: Dinosaur lovers will love the Zoomer Dino wild pet dinosaur. He roars, chomps, spins, chases, and more. Sensors in his nose allow him to react to his surroundings, and kids can train him to sit, speak, and perform tail whips. His eyes change color to indicate his mood. Just don’t pull his tall and make him mad! Zoomer Dino also comes with a controller to control his actions on command. (WINNER – Walmart Chosen By Kids) Age: 5+, SRP: $99.99
Zoomer Zuppies™: Girls will enjoy the teacup-sized Zoomer pals. Each of the seven pups has its own name and style. They have the same iconic LED eyes as Zoomer that brings him to life and has five ways to play, including interactive moods, touch sensors, music player, mini games and poseable legs. Age: 5+, SRP: $39.99
To see the entire Spin Master line of toys and for more information, please visit www.spinmaster.com.
Disclosure: The NY Motherhood Examiner received product samples to assess. All opinions stated are solely those of the writer.