Robotic fish, flying fairies and Furbies are set to dominate the Christmas wish list this year after the top ten toys for the festive season were revealed.
A panel of independent toy experts has selected some of the items expected to be big hits under the Chritsmas tree this December, including Monster High dolls, Lego and a toy gun.
The panel of buyers, which represents around 80 per cent of the country’s top toy retailers including Smyths, Toys R US and Argos, said tech toys will also be in high demand.
Top 10 Christmas Toys 2013:
- City Coast Guard 60014 – Lego Company
- Doc McStuffins Doctor’s Bag – Playset Flair
- Flying Fairy by Flutterbye – Spin Master Toys UK
- Furby Boom! – Hasbro
- InnoTab 3S – VTech Electronics Europe
- LeapPad Ultra – Leapfrog Toys
- Monopoly Empire – Hasbro
- Monster High 13 Wishes Doll – Mattel
- Nerf N-Strike Elite RapidStrike CS-18 – Hasbro
- RoboFish – Zuru-Geemac
Gary Grant, chairman of the Dream Toys committee said: ‘Christmas 2013 is set to be a strong year for toys and this is a great Dream Toys list that reflects not only the need for toys to appeal to all budgets and tastes, but also how tech is continuing to increase its influence within toys, from pads and robotic dogs to flying fairies and fish.’