Walmart has revealed their holiday 2014 chosen by kids top 20 toys all chosen by children age 18 months to 12 years. This year toy brands include favorites such as Hasbro, Mattel and Spin Master. The announcment comes just in time for Walmart’s Layaway Launch which is free starting September 12. Layaway now has an expanded list of eligible products including toys, entertainment items and sporting goods.
The hottest toys of 2014 at Walmart are:
Creativity, Crafts Rule This Season
Kids are looking for toys that allow them to be more creative. These types of toys are one of Walmart’s fastest-growing toy categories.
- Spin Master Sew Cool Sewing Machine
- Moose Toys Beados Quick Dry Design Station
- Maya Group Make Your Case Cell Phone Cover Kit
Big Licenses for Movie, TV Fans
Licensed toys from blockbusters like Disney’s Frozen and popular TV show Doc McStuffins topped kids’ list this year. Walmart has responded by adding extra inventory of these toys to meet anticipated demand.
- Jakks Snow Glow Elsa Doll
- Just Play Doc McStuffins Get Better Talking Mobile
- Disney Palace Pets Magic Dance Pumpkin
Revving up with Ride-ons, Scooters and Racing Cars
Ride-ons and scooters were popular purchases last Christmas and throughout the year. Walmart added these toys to the kids’ focus group for the first time and one of those hot picks rose to the top of the list.
Electronic Toys Resonate with Kids, Again
On Walmart’s first Chosen by Kids toys list, electronic toys dominated. This year, kids were again drawn to electronic toys that offer interactive play.
- Spin Master Flutterbye Light Up Fairy
- Spin Master Zoomer Dino
- Leapfrog LeapTV
- Vtech Kidizoom Smartwatch READ OUR Smartwatch Review
- Hasbro FurReal Friends Get Up and GoGo My Walkin’ Pup Pet
- Spin Master Air Hogs Zero Gravity Laser Racer
Throwing Back to Classic Toys and Activities
Classic toys with a twist made kids’ top list for the second year. Parents will recognize many of the brands and types of toys kids chose.
- Mattel Hot Wheels Street Remote Control Flying Car
- Nerf N-Strike Elite Demolisher 2-in-1 Blaster
- Zing Airstorm Firetech Bow
- Vtech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Ultimate Amazement Park Playset
- Mattel Barbie Glam Camper
- Mattel Hot Wheels Track Builder Total Turbo Takeover
- Fisher Price Little People Musical Preschool
Always remember if toys are sold out at Walmart, shop Amazon as prices are usually similar. Hot holiday toys always sell out fast so get them while they are available!
Do you see a hot toy on the list your kids are going to want?