eBay Shares 50 Hottest Toys of 2018 List
Posted on October 28, 2018
eBay has shared a list of its predictions for the top 50 toys of 2018. They have revealed eight hot toy trends.
Michael Mosser, eBay's General Manager of Lifestyle, Media and Toys, says in the announcement, "We've studied our recent data and industry trends to determine the top toys for this holiday season to help shoppers find the perfect gift for every child’s wish list. The top 50 most in-demand toys span trends and categories from surprise dolls, action figures, building toys and furry friends, with some standout newcomers stealing the show as instant hits for the season."
eBay also unveiled Toytopia, a resource where shoppers can find the latest toys. Toytopia also features deals with free shipping on some of the hot holiday toys.
One of the eight trends spotted by eBay is called Surprise Matters. It includes toys like the L.O.L. Surprise line. eBay says it sold over 148,000 L.O.L. Surprise toys in the past six months.
Other categories include Furry Friends, Disgustingly Awesome (think slime and smelly toys), Comeback Kids (think nostalgic toys like My Little Pony), Tech It Out, Action Packed, Never Board and Unplugged Fun. The list of 50 toys is provided below in alphabetical order.
eBay 50 Hottest Toys of the Season
- Air Hogs Supernova
- Barbie Baby Doctor
- Barbie Care Clinic Ambulance
- Baby Alive Super Snacks Snackin' Noodles
- Catan: Settlers of Catan Board Game
- Crate Creatures
- Crayola Scribble Scrubble Color & Wash Collectible Toy Pets
- Cool Maker KumiKreator Friendship Bracelet Maker
- Don't Step In It!
- Feisty Pets Dolly Llama
- Fisher Price Think & Learn Rocktopus
- Fortnite Monopoly
- Funko Pop Fortnite
- Funko Pop Aquaman
- FurReal Munchin Rex
- FurReal Ricky
- Hairdorables Collectible Surprise Dolls
- Hatchimals - CollEGGtibles
- Hatchimals HatchiBabies
- Hot Wheels Track Builder Rocket Launch Challenge Playset
- KidKraft Storybook Mansion
- L.O.L. Biggie Pet Figure
- L.O.L. Surprise House with 85+ Surprises
- L.O.L. Surprise! Bigger Surprise
- LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Great Hall
- LEGO Mindstorm
- Lil' Gleemerz
- Magic: The Gathering - Game Night Trading Set
- Marvel's Spider-Man Collector's Edition [PlayStation 4]
- My Little Pony Ultimate Equestria Collection
- NERF Rival Prometheus MXVIII-20K Blaster
- Party PopTeenies
- Paw Patrol Fire Truck
- Pie Face Cannon Game
- Pocket Bike 40cc 4-Stroke Engine
- Polly Pocket Compacts
- Poopsie Surprise Unicorn Magic Slime
- Razor E175 Motorized 24V Kids Scooter
- Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Action Hero
- Soggy Doggy
- Sony PlayStation Classic Mini
- Transformers Energon Igniters Nitro Series Bumblebee
- What's In Ned's Head Game
- Wonder Workshop Dash Robot
- WowWee Fingerlings Hugs Bella
- WowWee Fingerlings Untamed Raptors
- WowWee What's that Smell?