Walmart recently released its top contenders for best Christmas toys of 2018, just in time for Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales. Brands like Power Rangers, Jurassic World, Transformers and Play-Doh are perennial favorites on our must-have kids toy list. But this year, we're equally excited about the comeback of Polly Pocket, as well as some newer trendy toys from Little Live Pets, Pomsie and Grumblies. Hold onto your pocketbooks and ready your wallets, because Walmart is stocked up with the most in-demand toy brands and products this year. Peruse our top kids toy choices below.
Ready your hankies: Disney's beloved film about a big-eared elephant, Dumbo, is hitting theaters March 29 in a live-action remake by director Tim Burton that's sure to tug at our heartstrings. To celebrate the film, we've rounded up the sweetest and most adorable elephant-themed toys and gear for your little one. From bath wraps to Dumbo musical mobiles, see the favorite pachyderm picks we're eyeing from Walmart,, Pottery Barn Kids, Target and more. Step right up and check them out below!
From pilot to presidential candidate, paleontologist to pizza chef, there's simply nothing that Barbie can't do! She has the dreamiest house, the coolest convertible, and of course a wardrobe to die for. It's no wonder the iconic doll remains so popular with kids today. With over 200 careers under her fashionable belt, Barbie continues to inspire young fans. Marking Barbie's 60th birthday, we've rounded up 15 of our favorite Barbie dolls and playsets from Amazon, Walmart and Target to pique your child's interest and imagination, providing hours of play while inspiring your tiny dreamer to reach for the stars.
You don't have to settle for slippers or questionable-looking sneakers to get comfortable footwear for pregnancy. Pregnancy can cause aches and pains through your whole body, plus swollen feet and joint pain from carrying around the added weight of your unborn baby. Look for shoes with sturdy construction, cushioned insoles, tons of traction and slip-on design to make dressing your feet while expecting easier than ever. Check out our roundup of the cutest and comfiest shoes for pregnant mamas from stores like Zappos, Clarks and Amazon.
So you've got the Playstation 4; now, which games are you supposed to get? Picking out the best video games for kids can be challenging—that's why we've rounded up the top PlayStation kids games and ranked them by age appropriateness and ease of play.
Whether you want a top-of-the-line console like the Xbox One X, a handheld video game like the Nintendo Switch or a fun, simple throwback game system like Super Nintendo, these are the best video game consoles for kids.
Think picking the perfect LEGO collection for your creative kid is simply a snap? With so many collectible sets available in stores, it can be challenging to select the right one. We've rounded up the best new 2019 kits launching just in time for the February release of The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part. From colorful Duplo sets for baby to cool construction kits and LEGO Technic sets for bigger builders, check out these entertaining LEGO sets guaranteed to engage active imaginations of boys and girls of all ages with hours of constructive play — even Mom and Dad can get into the action!
Fingerlings were one of the hottest toys last holiday season. In fact, they were so popular that Fingerlings Minis and even Fingerlings keychains soon followed. But this year, Fingerlings HUGS are at the top of every kid's wish list and one of the best Christmas toys of 2018. The adorable interactive plushies feature long arms that can wrap around your kid for a cuddle, and they also give kisses, giggle, repeat after your child and — whoops! — pass gas. The collection includes animals such as a unicorn and sloth, but we have to say that Fingerlings monkeys Boris and Bella might just be the cutest toys ever. While you'll likely find sweet Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on these cute critters on toy store shelves across the country, there are even better deals — and exclusive animals! — available online at Amazon, Walmart and Target now. So, stop arguing with your little one about whether they're getting a real puppy or kitten, and tell them Santa might just deliver a monkey, sloth or unicorn pal instead! Shop the Fingerlings collection below.
Whether you want to read along with your child or gift it to a kid who's too shy to ask questions, books can be a great resource for teaching children about their changing bodies, relationships and emotions. From sexual education and child development experts, real parents and the help of real children, these are the best books about sexuality and the human body for children of all ages, from retailers like Amazon, Target and Walmart.
We've hunted down the cutest personalized Easter baskets to fill with fun treats and colorful eggs on Easter morning. From custom liners for traditional wicker baskets to soft embroidered bunny ear baskets to sturdy metal Easter buckets, these are the best personalized Easter baskets for kids from retailers like Pottery Barn Kids, Etsy and more.
Introducing Just Dance 2016 - the newest game from the top-selling franchise - with a new way to play! All you need is your smartp...hone and the free Just Dance Controller App to play Just Dance 2016 on console, no Kinect sensor needed! Bust a move to... read more
Start your engines and gear up for the ultimate racing experience in Cars 3: Driven to Win inspired by Disney Pixar?s film, Cars 3.... Play with over 20 customizable characters including Lightning McQueen, Jackson Storm, Cruz Ramirez and the next... read more
In the explosive finale to the Arkham series, Batman faces the ultimate threat against the city he is sworn to protect. The Scarec...row returns to unite an impressive roster of super villains, including Penguin, Two-Face and Harley Quinn, to destroy The... read more
Nintendo Selects highlights a variety of great games at a great price, including this one. The Super Mario 3D Land™ game reinvents... everything fans love about Mario gaming with a platforming environment in true 3D. Players can experience an exhilarating... read more
River City Super Sports Challenge, a Nintendo console exclusive, is a beat 'em up game with mini-game(s) / party game elements.
A whole new way to play your favorite game of quick sketches and crazy guesses!Guess words from sketches made by other members of ...your team or your DS. The words can be objects, people, places, animals, actions or the challenging "difficult". Sketch... read more
Release Your Inner Rock Star... or allow your friends the privilege of picking up an axe or pounding the skins with you to over 40... mind bending rock and roll tracks! Unleash your creative juices in the Jam Mode where you can create your own music in a... read more
With America's Test Kitchen: Let's Get Cooking, expert and novice chefs alike can select from 300 rigorously tested recipes - cove...ring appetizers, desserts and everything in-between - and prepare them using interactive step-by-step instructions. Users can browse the recipes in several ways, including by ingredients, difficulty or cooking time. A wide range of age-appropriate kitchen tasks means everyone in the household can get in on the action. Prompts appear within each recipe to clarify terms that might be unfamiliar to some users, while audible instructions and how-to videos provide valuable guidance along the way. The handwriting-recognition feature in the America's Test Kitchen: Let's Get Cooking software allows users to record their personal notes on recipes. Thanks to each system's built-in microphone, every person in the kitchen can use voice commands to navigate the software while they cook. read more
My Hero: Doctor, a Nintendo console exclusive, is a micro simulations game.
Jam Sessions 2 is a guitar-game that makes learning to play the electric guitar fun and rewarding. Each song in the gameplay mode ...serves a different role in advancing players' guitar skills and song writing abilities. By progressing through the... read more
Series mastermind Kotaro Uchikoshi has pulled out all the stops for the latest installment in the pulse pounding Zero Escape saga ...Diabolic new puzzles and fully animated story sections push the boundaries of interactive storytelling! New comers and familiar faces round out a robust cast of characters. English and Japanese voice over options flesh out the narrative Multiple endings and non linear story mechanics will keep you coming back for more! read more
In X-Men Destiny for the Nintendo DS, players control the fate of Samuel Kamerhe, an all-new mutant character that has only just b...egun to realize the power that he possesses. The branching story-line, penned by acclaimed Marvel writer Mike Carey, features a deep element of choice, allowing players to customize the path and powers of their character and to decide their role in the mutant cause alongside, or against, some of Marvel's greatest X-Men franchise characters, such as Magneto, Cyclops, Wolverine and Sabretooth. read more
In X-Men Destiny for the Nintendo DS, players control the fate of Samuel Kamerhe, an all-new mutant character that has only just b...egun to realize the power that he possesses. The branching story-line, penned by acclaimed Marvel writer Mike Carey,... read more
Aksys Games, extreme and Masaya Games proudly present Langrisser Re:Incarnation -TENSEI- a strategic simulation RPG experience for... the Nintendo3DS hand-held system releasing Spring 2016. After a 15 year absence, the legendary RPG series makes its... read more
Aksys Games, extreme and Masaya Games proudly present Langrisser Re:Incarnation -TENSEI- a strategic simulation RPG experience for... the Nintendo3DS hand-held system releasing Spring 2016. After a 15 year absence, the legendary RPG series makes its triumphant return to the gaming fold! Wield the mighty sword Langrisser as you journey through a massive world at war. Define the path before you by lending your talents to one of three factions and secure your place as your faction's greatest hero by executing strategic supremacy over your enemies. Branching story paths will present themselves during battle based on the choices you make. Will your heroic deeds blaze a righteous path to glory or will your villainous treachery lead 3 unique factions desperately need your command skills! Will you lead the armies of light to victory in the name of your Goddess? W Forge your legendary command skills in the fires of war 100+ hours of game play ensure your war chest will never run low! An epic campaign, divergent battle routes and bonus secrets will push your strategic skills to the limit 3 unique factions to choose from Bonus secrets and features read more
Guitar Hero On Tour: Decades allows gamers to unleash their inner rockstar anytime, anywhere and for the first time ever share the...ir music with friends as they embark on a tour through the decades of rock. Guitar Hero On Tour: Decades leverages the technology developed for Guitar Hero: On Tour and expands the experience with a new progression that takes the player through a rock n roll journey from todays rock all the way to the classics of the 70s. With a new library of music, new and improved characters and venues, fully updated UI, and backwards compatibility, the game delivers a portable way for gamers to play through the history of rock. read more
For the first time, handheld gamers have the freedom to unleash their inner rock star anytime, anywhere with Guitar Hero: On Tour.... Utilizing the revolutionary Guitar Hero Guitar Grip peripheral that fits snugly into the Nintendo DS and a unique Guitar Hero pick-stylus, Guitar Hero: On Tour brings a new dimension to handheld gaming and gives fans the ability to shred along with their favorite tunes with complete portability. The game delivers a unique experience by challenging handheld gamers to rock out and prove their shredding skills on the most diverse set list of master tracks ever offered in a Guitar Hero game, including classic rock, alternative and pop favorites. read more
Take a magical adventure with Wizards of Waverly Place: Spellbound, the new Nintendo DS game that lets fans play as their favorite... wizards-in-training, Alex, Justin and Max Russo. Players will embark on a journey through a series of hilarious mishaps... read more
Brain Challenge (Full Version) is a mental training game.
In The Secret Saturdays: Beasts of the 5th Sun, players will take control of multiple characters that include the entire Saturday ...family - Zak, Drew, Doc, Doyle and their pet Cryptids, Zon, Komodo and Fiskerton - and some select Cryptids to fly, swing, pole vault and battle enemies. Players will adventure through 10 action packed levels in amazing environments from dangerous jungles to lost undersea cities to collect and interact with more than 50 never-before-seen Cryptids. Along the way, players will record the details of each find in their very own Cryptipedia. Fun puzzle elements allow players to locate hidden Cryptids and discover new paths as they fight recognizable enemies from the show including Van Rook, Piecemeal, Munya and the evil V.V. Argost. read more
Part of the Challenge Me franchise. Exclusively available on the Nintendo DS. From the developers of Challenge Me: Brain Puzzles a...nd Titanic Mystery 1912. Average critic review score of 4/10. Supports 2 player multiplayer. A mental training game with puzzle games elements. Utilizes touch screen. ESRB Rating: EVERYONE read more
Challenge Me: Math Workout, a Nintendo console exclusive, is a mental training game with number (sudoku) elements.
Start a rhythm revolution! Beat City has been taken over by the evil Cacophony Corporation - life, color and happiness are being d...rained from teh people. Use the power of the beat to prove that rhythm is life and revitalize the city in front of your eyes! read more
20 Games Under One Roof! Your Nintendo DS becomes the ultimate entertainment hub in Destineer's Rec Room. Enjoy twenty games, all ...with intuitive stylus controls, that will provide hours of entertainment for moms, dads and kids of all ages. read more
20 games under one roof! your nintendo ds becomes the ultimate entertainment hub in destineer's rec room. enjoy twenty games that ...will provide hours of entertainment for moms, dads and kids of all ages. play classic games such as; air hockey. alley... read more
Rediscover the fun of classic games! Embark on a journey through an animal world and solve timeless puzzles and exercises in Junio...r Classic Games. Travel through forests, jungles, beaches, deserts, farmland and more! Junior Classic Games encourages children of all ages to use their problem-solving skills with classic challenges and fun, engaging games. Bright, colorful graphics and loveable characters make Junior Classic Games for Nintendo DS the exciting new way to stretch your imagination and stimulate your brain!90 medals to collect as you advance. Adjustable difficulty levels guarantee hours of entertaining game play. Encourages your child to use his/her imagination While improving memory and problem-solving skills. Filled with classic arcade, puzzle, and logic games.30 classic games to stimulate your brain. read more