Chain chomps are common enemies in the Mario series. They first appeared in Super Mario Bros. 3. Chain chomps bear a resemblance to a ball and chain and are typified by their large, tooth-filled maws and incessant biting. Shigeru Miyamoto's inspiration for the chain chomps was from a childhood experience: a dog once ran up to him and tried to bite him, but the dog's chain held it back.
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.
Maternity coats get a bad rap for being unflattering, boxy and bulky to wear—but we promise it's not true. Whether you need a lightweight maternity workout jacket, a puffy parka for playing in the snow or a timeless trench coat to take from work to the weekend, we have you covered, literally! Bundle that baby up with our selection of quality, stylish winter coats designed to fit your growing bump.
A quality, reliable diaper pail is one of the less exciting but totally important parts of planning your baby's nursery. It's key to find one that fits your space, has a design that works with your style and keeps dirty diaper odors from overpowering your precious baby's room. From top-of-the-line hands-free diaper pail options to diaper pails for cloth diapers and economical, eco-friendly diaper pail options, we've found one that's sure to work for your family. Check out our top picks from trustworthy baby brands like Playtex Diaper Genie, Munchkin, Baby Trend, Safety 1st and more.
Stuck scrambling for a last minute Christmas gift for a kid on your list? Check out these awesome Amazon finds under $25—and if you're a Prime member, they'll ship for free in two days. Avoid the rush and long lines at stores and order these toys online instead! Make all of their holiday dreams come true on a tight schedule with a range of awesome, affordable gifts kids will love, including educational LEGO sets, collectible Hatchimal figurines, creative Pokemon toys and more.
Turn playtime into a fun teaching moment with classic, colorful Montessori toys for your tot designed to stimulate, promote creativity and develop fine motor skills. Parents will love the PVC-free materials, and kids will enjoy a hands-on learning experience playing and mastering new skills by building, sorting, counting and learning to tie, button and snap. Check out our roundup of the best Montessori toys (all under $35!) that are guaranteed to have imaginations running wild without all the bells and whistles of electronics.
Whether your kid just likes to snap selfies or she's a professional photographer in the making, we've focused in on the best cameras for kids of all ages. From toy cameras that toddlers can tote around to instant cameras to DLSRs with all the bells and whistles, here are our favorite picks.
Scratch "cuddly pets" off your Christmas toy list and snag one of these hilariously ferocious monsters instead. Grumblies are the fuming counterparts to Skyrocket Toys' sweet Pomsies. Each character has its own personality and design, plus over 40 fierce sounds and reactions. Tremor, Hydro, Bolt and Scorch will be your kid's best friend — until the fiery creature reaches full-on meltdown mode, of course. A Grumblies' short-fuse is something every parent and child knows a little bit about. These hot-headed and mischievous electronic plush toys are a major toy trend for kids this Christmas, so you might not want to wait for Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Buy one (or the whole group!) and get early savings from Amazon and Walmart now.
Get ready to bump up your pregnancy wardrobe! If you're wondering where to buy maternity clothes that are stylish and flow seamlessly into your existing wardrobe, you're in luck! Retailers like Target, Seraphine, ASOS, Nordstrom and even Amazon all carry fashion-forward maternity clothes designed with the modern mama in mind. That means you can find maternity tops, dresses, leggings and more clothing essentials, including plus sizes, that won't have you sacrificing style for comfort. Below, we've rounded up some of the best places to buy maternity clothes, plus some of our favorite pieces from each store. Happy shopping!
What's worse than picking out a Christmas gift for picky tweens? Picking one out last minute! Thankfully, Amazon Prime's two-day shipping makes last minute purchases a piece of cake—and we have the whole great gift thing covered. Check out this selection of awesome, affordable last minute Christmas gifts tweens will love, from 'Star Wars' LEGO sets to mermaid-inspired sequin bags to the latest, greatest replacement for last year's fidget spinners.
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SHIMMER IS ALL HEART! A sweet, loveable ball of energy who is always looking for ways to have fun. Shimmer will maximize your fun,... a stuffed plush toy by day and a cozy pillow by night WISH GRANTED! Genies in-training of all ages will love the wish of friendship of the Pillow Pet Shimmer, as well as a snuggly place to rest their head, so cuddly they’ll never want to put it down MAGICAL ANYWHERE: Ideal for rest time and fun time -not to mention a partner on road trips or airplane rides. Starts out as your pal, then un-fasten its headband and Shimmer lays flat CARE AND MAINTENANCE: Wash on gentle cycle and cold water placing your Pillow Pet inside a white pillow case and tying off the open ends to prevent damage during washing and maintain plush SPECIFICS: Official Pillow Pets product. Licensed Nickelodeon merchandise. Made of high-quality chenille. Opens to a 16-inch pillow. read more
Keep your kids’ playrooms and bedrooms neat and organized with the Collapsible Ottoman by Hey! Play! The body of this foldable toy... box is made of durable Medium Density Fiberboard for strength and stability, ensuring that it won’t become misshapen over time and that it can handle the weight of whatever is stored inside. The outside is covered with a smooth-woven Oxford material that is wrinkle resistant and is emblazoned with a cute lion on all sides. The ottoman features a cushioned lid, allowing it to double as extra seating in playrooms and bedrooms. This bin is easy to assemble and folds in seconds. The cute design will make organizing and tidying up your child’s bedroom fun! SATISFACTION GUARANTEED: Hey! Play! is committed to providing the consumer with the absolute best price and value on our entire line of products, which we ensure by applying a rigorous quality control process. NOTE: This is an exclusive product of Hey! Play! and Collapsible Toy Boxes by Hey! Play! are GUARANTEED to be genuine IMPORTANT: Avoid buying counterfeit products and transacting with unauthorized sellers. Look for our logo on the packaging for every one of our products. read more
Material: Cotton Fabric & PP Cotton Size: 13" (dia) x 13" (dia) x 6" (thick)Top quality, super soft, smooth and comfortable.Kids' ...throw pillow, have fun!Great for in-bed reading and TV watching; use as bolster, sofa-cushion, back pillow!This monkey pillow is a good gift for your friends, family, home decoration decor!! read more
Set Of 2 Unicorn Heads Emoji Plush Pillows Stuffed Animal Pet Toys Horn Mane- Cute & soft emoji-style plush pet unicorn pillows; W...hite head & horn, pink nose, pink inside ears- Embroidered blue eyes and black nostrils; Mane Color: pink & blue or hot pink & purple-Hand wash/rinse cold, no bleach, tumble dry- Made in China; 100% Polyester; 14”L x 11”W x 5.5”D- Includes: (2) Plush Unicorn Pillows By Royal Deluxe Accessories, Choose Color, New With Tags read more
Officially Licensed by Nintendo Made from high-quality materials Perfect as a gift for all Nintendo fans New and sealed inside ret...ail packaging read more
Mario is the eponymous main character and protagonist of the long-running and highly successful Mario series. He was created by Ja...panese video game designer Shigeru Miyamoto and also serves as the main mascot of Nintendo. Mario made his first appearance as the protagonist of the arcade game Donkey Kong, released in 1981. Since Super Mario Bros., his trademark abilities have been his jumping and stomping powers, with which he defeats most of his enemies and his ability to change size and gain powers with a plethora of items, such as the Super Mushroom and fire flower. read more
originally white tail fin, a Mohawk-like dorsal fin and wing-like fins. They also have blue eyes and pink lips.
The Goomba is an evil Mushroom Man species who are a common enemy in the Super Mario brothers series.
Chain Chomps are common enemies in the Mario series. They first appeared in Super Mario Bros. 3. Chain Chomps bear a resemblance t...o a ball and chain and are typified by their large, tooth-filled maws and incessant biting. Shigeru Miyamoto's inspiration for the Chain Chomps was from a childhood experience: a dog once ran up to him and tried to bite him, but the dog's chain held it back. read more
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Paragoombas are a variety of Goomba that possess small wings protruding from either their head or torso. Just like Koopa Paratroop...as, they jump up and down and will shed their wings and change into their regular form upon being stomped on the head. read more
Princess Daisy is the princess of Sarasaland and first appeared in the game Super Mario Land. She was created by Gunpei Yokoi, Shi...geru Miyamoto's mentor. Although Daisy is the ruler of Sarasaland, her current place of residence is in the Mushroom Kingdom. Daisy is known to be a tomboy, a fact first stated in her debut appearance. Daisy is represented by colors like yellow, orange and green. She has an affinity for flowers; her attire, special abilities, personal emblems and general representations are often flowers. read more
Bob-ombs, also known as bomb-ombs, are living, moving mechanical bombs with eyes and have a wind-up in the back. They are generic ...enemies who first appeared in Super Mario Bros. 2, and have appeared in nearly every Mario game since then. Their appearance, intelligence, and status in relation to Mario differ widely from game to game. They are usually either a bluish or blackish color, but some variations are pink or red. They will also flash red and sometimes make beeping sounds if they are about to explode. read more
Jyugemu, known as Lakitu in the U.S., are bespectacled Koopas who ride clouds through the skies. Although Lakitus have become a re...cognizable trait of the Mario series, they have suffered neglect in common appearances per game and seem especially rare in other forms of Mario-related media. Lakitus are best known for tossing Spinies or similar enemy characters down to the player below. read more
formerly known as Bloobers until Paper Mario are squid-like creatures that are found in the ocean. They made their first appearanc...e in Super Mario Bros. and various kinds of them have appeared in most Mario games since, normally as enemies. Mario Party 8 was the first game to feature a Blooper as a playable character. read more
King Bowser Koopa, often simply Bowser and sometimes known as King Koopa, is the main antagonist of the Mario series and the King ...of the Koopa. He has repeatedly kidnapped or attempted to kidnap princess Peach and take over the Mushroom Kingdom. He has on other occasions attempted to conquer the entire Mushroom world, as well as the entire universe. Despite his villainous nature, he has occasionally helped the heroes of the Mushroom Kingdom against common threats and participates with them in their numerous sporting events in spin-off games. read more
Yoshi is one of the heroes of the Mushroom World, an ally of Mario and Luigi as well as the protagonist of his own series. He is a... member of the Yoshi species and has aided his brethren in saving their homeland on multiple occasions. Yoshi has also saved other kingdoms from the villain Bowser as well. In his youth, Yoshi managed to rescue and protect Baby Mario and Baby Luigi from the wrath of Kamek and the Koopa Troop. According to Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars, Yoshi is the only one of his species who can speak the language of the other characters, though it seems that is not his first language, as in other games, it is needed to be translated through parentheses. read more
Luigi is Mario's younger, taller, thinner twin brother. He is a major protagonist of the Mario series. Luigi has helped and fought... alongside his brother on many occasions. Throughout his life, he has lived in Mario's shadow, developing both cowardly and heroic tendencies. Mario Bros. Marks his first appearance in the Mario series and his debut in general. Originally a palette swap of Mario, Luigi was created to facilitate a second player option. read more
Wario is the obese, yet surprisingly muscular, hot-tempered, greedy anti-hero, and Mario's yellow-and-purple clad rival. Wario's g...reed pushes him to commit malevolent acts, such as the seizing of Mario's Castle. Due to his money grubbing personality, he is disliked by many citizens of the Mushroom Kingdom. Wario has also proven to be very cunning as he has tricked Mario on more than a few occasions. He often goes out on his own adventures; from stealing treasure to running a mini-game making company. Wario has helped heroes of the Mushroom Kingdom on a few separate occasions as well. read more
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Toad is a character who is Princess Peach's attendant and a long time protector of the Mushroom Kingdom. He is actually a singular... character among an entire species of look-alikes (much like Yoshi is to the Yoshi species). He usually has the role of a supporting character who tries to help Mario and Luigi on their adventures; however, he is occasionally a playable character and a main protagonist at times as well. Despite being reliant on Mario, Luigi and the other heroes on times of disaster, Toad has made his own fair share of heroic acts such as in his starring role in Wario's Woods where he saves the Mushroom Kingdom from Wario's antagonistic rule and his status as one of four hero characters in Super Mario Bros. 2. read more
or any other villain, some of whom even act as allies to Mario during his adventures. Koopa Troopas are turtle-like creatures with... removable shells that come in many different colors, with red and green Koopa Troopas being the most common. Koopa Troopas are popular for the many uses of their shells in the Mario series. read more
Shy Guys are timid troublemakers known for their robes and masks. Their first appearance was in the non-Mario game Yume Kōjō: Doki... Doki Panic. They originally worked for Wart in the dream world Subcon, but later joined the general canon as common enemies in the Yoshi series. They are famous for their many subspecies. read more
Bullet Bills, known as Killers in Japan, are black, missile-like enemies, commonly depicted as having small arms and fanged frowns... on their faces; they first appeared in Super Mario Bros. They are usually fired by cannons known as Bill Blasters, although they are sometimes fired from other sources, such as Snifits and generic cannons. read more
Piranha plants are large, carnivorous plants encountered throughout the Mario series; Piranha plants are seemingly based-off Venus... Flytraps, eating anything that approaches them. read more
Bowser Jr. Is Bowser's only child, the Koopa King's heir to the throne and the secondary antagonist in the Mario series. Bowser Jr.... First appeared in Super Mario sunshine and has helped Bowser kidnap princess Peach and battle Mario and Luigi in many subsequent games. Bowser Jr. Wants nothing more than to do his Father's evil will and Bowser's rarely seen emotional side is often brought out by his interactions with his son. read more