Amazon Unveils 2016 Holiday Toy List

Posted on October 17, 2016

Amazon has unveiled its 2016 Holiday Toy List. The list is a hand-selected list of over one thousand of the season's most sought-after products for kids. Amazon has also revealed the toys it thinks will be the most popular toys this season and identified some of the holiday toy trends for 2016.

Eva Lorenz, Category Leader of Toys & Games for Amazon, says in a statement, "Amazon's Holiday Toy List features our favorite toys for every child on your list, hand-selected by our team of toy experts. Customers can easily shop Parent Picks, Kid Picks or the top trends for the season to find the perfect toy for every child, all from the comfort of their home or on-the-go from a mobile device or tablet. With millions of toys and games to choose from on Amazon, the Holiday Toy List highlights the best toys and games of the season at the lowest prices with convenient shipping options so parents can spend more precious time with those who give meaning to the season."

Here is a list of toys Amazon thinks will be hot toys this holiday:

Amazon says toys with mobile apps such as Cozmo by Anki and Ravensburger Space Hawk Starter Set will be very popular htis year. They also says STEM toys remain hot with examples including the Osmo Genius Kit and Code-a-Pillar. Amazon expects Star Wars, Trolls and Moana toys to be at the top of wish lists this holiday season thanks to the film releases. Other hot trends include the maker movement, mini figures and drones.

You can find the full list of all 1,000+ toys in the Amazon Toy List here.

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