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These Classic Toys and Games Are Making a Comeback in the Coolest Way this Holiday Season

by Samantha McIntyre


These Classic Toys and Games Are Making a Comeback in the Coolest Way this Holiday Season
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These entertaining retro toys will never grow old! Mom and Dad will get a kick out of sharing the cool dolls and games they loved as kids with their little one this season. We’ve rounded up the best classic toys for boys and girls that only seem to get better with time. Check out these faves, updated for today’s kids, that remain as popular (and fun) as ever! It’s not too late to take a trip down memory lane and add these timeless toys to your holiday shopping list. 

 

 

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Hasbro Gaming Buzz Lightyear Operation Game

Price:$20.00See Reviews

This game is cutting edge with an all-new version tied to this year's animated sequel. Just like the original, it takes a steady hand to keep your cool and win this awesome Buzz Lightyear Operation Game. Toy Story fans will get a thrill out of helping to fix one of Buzz's 11 intergalactic ailments. We're pretty sure your child won't have a bone to pick over playing with this buzzing board set. This game is recommended for kids ages 6 and up.

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Basic Fun Pound Puppies

Price:$20.00See Reviews

Call it puppy love! The only explanation we have for the devotion to these adorable Pound Puppies is that kids continue to love the cuteness of these cuddly creatures. This popular pup first made its debut in the '80s and has remained a favorite for well over 30 years. This top-rated pup is the perfect gift for your little pet lover!

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DreamWorks Trolls Classic Good Luck Trolls Dolls

Price:$30.00

As luck would have it, these unique troll dolls are still a fad after 60 years! This collection of DreamWorks Classic Good Luck Trolls Dolls is designed to celebrate their anniversary and comes with replicas of the iconic doll--one with a classic look and a second sparkly troll with rainbow hair. These collectible dolls are said to bring good luck by rubbing their bellies.

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Nerf Ultra One Motorized Darts Blaster

Price:$50.00

Nerf has been taking a shot at designing a toy gun targeted at fun for kids since 1989's air pressure Blast-A-Ball. This latest round of Nerf's Ultra One Motorized Darts Blaster is designed to get kids fired up for a good time while blasting darts up to 120 feet. This super shooter holds up to 25 Nerf Ultra darts. Aim to bring one home before Christmas!

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Baby Alive Happy Hungry Baby Doll

Price:$39.00See Reviews

There was once a time when Baby Alive only ate food. Oh, how things have changed! This new Baby Alive Happy Hungry Baby Doll moves and speaks with over 50 sounds and phrases, including saying that she loves to eat. This doll comes in several styles and allows kids to choose between Daddy and Mommy modes. After all this time, she's still such a sweet baby!

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Barbie Dreamplane Playset

Price:$74.00

Doll fans buckle up and grab your passport for fun as Barbie continues her fabulous high-flying lifestyle onboard this brand new pretty pink Barbie Dreamplane Playset. This set comes with over 15 cool travel-themed accessories, including a magazine, blankets, suitcase and headphones. After boarding, kids can let their imaginations soar!

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Hasbro Mr. Potato Head Movin' Lips

Price:$25.00See Reviews

Mr. Potato Head has come a long way since the plastic toy, famous for those painful detachable pieces parents dreaded stepping on, first debuted in 1964. Hasbro's newly launched Mr. Potato Head Movin' Lips talks and sings with over 40 phrases and songs. His lips begin to move once you attach his mouth and press a button to activate him. This super spud is guaranteed to get loads of giggles from your little one!

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Basic Fun Speak & Spell Electronic Game

Price:$24.00See Reviews

The classic '80's Speak & Spell is back and better than ever! Kids can have fun learning to spell with this retro teaching tool. The new Basic Fun Speak & Spell features the same cool design and graphics as the original and has five play modes to challenge young spellers. Recommended for kids ages 7 and up.