Tech giant Google released a list that ranks the most searched toys and games over the past few weeks. According to it, this year, holiday shoppers started looking for Christmas gift ideass earlier than ever. Google shares that consumers have started researching different toys for girls and boys in early October. Based on billions of searches, here are Google’s Top Toys for Christmas 2014.
Although Frozen dolls are certainly a great holiday gift option, web users also show great interest in American Girl dolls. Unlike most Frozen figures, these dolls are bigger and come together with a paperback book. In addition, there are many editions to choose from and the featured one can be bought here.
Given that My Little Pony is an animation that enjoys the attention of both adults and kids, it is natural to find toys inspired by it on this list. From plush ponies to large playsets featuring the Rainbow Kingdom – parents have plenty to choose from.
Nickelodeon’s Paw Patrol turned into an entire toy category. If you have decided to surprise your kids with a Paw Patrol figure and vehicle set, make sure you already know their favourite character.
LEGO Friends construction sets can be spotted on both Amazon’s Most Wished For and Best Selling lists. This shows that LEGO toys are no longer just for boys. The hottest sets from this lineup at the moment, include LEGO Friends Dolphin Cruiser, LEGO Friends Sunshine Harvest, as well as LEGO Friends Stephanie’s Beach House.
According to Google Trends, this is the hottest board game this season. Even though it is a classic game, toy manufacturers have started to offer various thematic editions of it, inspired by books, films or TV series.
Peppa Pig continues to a searched gift option. Even though there are many Peppa Pig play sets and plush toys, you can also invest in more practical items like Peppa Pig backpack, for instance.
These cute collectible characters have also turned into a hit. To make the Christmas surprise complete, aim at deluxe- or special-edition Shopkins toys.
Nerf Guns are successfully capturing the imagination of boys of different age groups. The best thing about them is that are safe to use, yet extremely entertaining. One of the top-selling Nerf Guns on Amazon is Nerf-N Strike Elite: Strongarm Blaster.
This very much coveted by little girls toy can already be spotted on Amazon’s list of best sellers. It is pricey, but its height reaches over 30 inches and it features everything from furniture, elevators and appliances.
Zoomer Dino is the best remote-control toys you can buy here this Christmas. It will keep children entertained for hours on end. This smart toy is touch-sensitive and it even has different moods. Also, it can perform various actions like roaring, chomping or learn new tricks.
So, mums and dads, if you are still looking for that ideal Christmas present, you can start from here.