Popular Christmas Toys of 2016


By: Anthony Ramirez, Karen Martinez, and Laura Herrera

 With the holidays around the corner you may have asked yourself, “What should I get for my loved one?” The truth is, there are many options to choose from in terms of toys that you could get for children that will be sure to put a smile on their face when it is finally that time to unwrap the gifts that they’ve been waiting for all year. The possibilities are almost endless but we’ve selected some of the newest toys that will most likely guarantee the happiness of the receiver, they range from Educational toys to toys that will unpredictably splat whipped cream on your face.

  • Laugh & Learn Crawl-Around Learning Center- $ 49.99-Provides a learning experiences for children of the age of 6 months and older. Comes with a motion sensory archway, a personalized voice message, ABC’s, shapes and colors.It  provides both a fun toy and an educational experience due the fact that it consists of blocks in which you have to put into the slots so that your child is able to learn about shapes.
  • Pokemon My Friend Pikachu- $29.99-Cuddly pikachu is able to wiggle its ears, light up cheeks, and make cute sounds. With the recent release of the popular game, Pokemon Go, pikachu and other Pokemon have become popular among children.


  • Disney My Time Singing Elena of Avalor-$29.99-Press the doll’s gen necklace and she will sing “My Time,” her powerful song from her television series Elena of Avalor.
  • Speak Out- $19.99-Laugh-out-loud fun as players try to say different phrases while wearing a mouthpiece that won’t let them shut their mouth.
  •   The Pie Face Game-$14.99-Put some delicious whipped cream from home or a wet sponge on the “hand” and start turning the handles. It can go off at anytime!


  • Lego Star Wars Resistance X-Wing Fighter-$54.99-Protect Lor San Tekka’s home with Poe’s amazing X-Wing Fighter. Features include opening wings and cockpit, four spring-loaded shooter ex.
  • Marvel Remote Control Hulk Smash Vehicle-$49.99-Control the Hulk’s car with smashes, flips, spins, and wheelies, bashing through obstacles.