Not one to be left out of the pre-Christmas top toy prediction showdown, Tru Kids Brands – the parent company of the Toys R Us brand – has relaunched its annual Geoffrey’s Hot Toy List for the 2020 festive season, offering the world a run through of the 20 toys it deems to be the hottest for the season.
Fisher-Price, Hasbro, LEGO, Mattel, Spin Master, and VTech all make the list which was brought to life with a YouTube video as it relaunched for 2020.
“During this exceptional time, the toy category remains a bright spot as parents and kids look to keep themselves entertained and active while at home,” said Richard Barry, Tru Kids CEO.
“For more than 20 years, Toys R Us has delivered the Hot Toy List to help families plan their holiday shopping lists and I’m thrilled to bring it back. Now more than ever, toys are in demand and Toys R Us will continue to serve as a trusted source to bring the magic of play to kids and families, allowing them to bond and make lasting memories this holiday season.”
The top toys that made Geoffrey’s Hot Toy List are:
- Barbie Dreamhouse Dollhouse with Wheelchair Accessible Elevator – Mattel
- Blue’s Clues & You! Dance-Along Blue Plush – Just Play
- Hatchimals Pixies Crystal Flyers Pink Magical Flying Pixie Toy –Spin Master
- Hot Wheels Sky Crash Tower Track Playset –Mattel
- KidiZoom Creator Cam –VTech
- LEGO DOTS –LEGO
- LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Astronomy Tower 75969 Building Set –LEGO
- LEGO Super Mario Adventures with Mario Starter Course 71360 Building Kit –LEGO
- Little People Launch & Loop Raceway –Fisher-Price
- Monster Jam Official Megalodon Storm 1:15 Scale All-Terrain Remote Control Monster Truck –Spin Master
- Nintendo Switch™ Console with Neon Red/Neon Blue Joy-Con –Nintendo
- Operation Pet Scan Board Game –Hasbro
- PAW Patrol Dino Rescue Dino Patroller Motorized Team Vehicle –Spin Master
- Peppa Pig Shopping Mall Playset –Jazwares, LLC
- Pets Alive Fifi the Flossing Sloth –Zuru
- PJ Masks Transforming 2 in 1 Mobile HQ Playset –Just Play
- Rainbow High Fashion Dolls –MGA Entertainment
- Squeakee The Balloon Dog –Moose Toys
- Star Wars: The Mandalorian The Child Animatronic Edition –Hasbro
- The Animal Interactive Unboxing Toy Truck –Spin Master
Toys R Us will be hosting its first Toys R Us 21 Days of Toys Sweepstakes for US consumers, offering them a chance to win one of the toys from this year’s Hot Toy List and the grand prize of a $400 virtual shopping spree at its Houston Toys R Us store.
The brand has also highlighted its mission to ‘keep the holiday spirit alive’ at ToysRUs.com with new toy reviews, DIY projects, printable activities, and a curated list of gift guides.