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The Toy Authority Unveils the Definitive List of Top Holiday Playthings to Get Kids Wish List-Ready, Featuring Uber Uggly Pups, a Giggly Monkey, Unstoppable Swappables, a Cra-Z-Loom Obsession and the Ultimate Drifting Machine, Among Others! What toys are your kids going to be asking for this holiday if they haven’t started asking already?
To help provide parents and gift-givers insight into the toys sure to appear on children’s wish lists as the holiday shopping season gets underway, Toys”R”Us has revealed the Holiday Toy List 2013. This can’t-miss list of the season’s coveted playthings is viewable online at Toysrus.com/HotToys, so shoppers can get a glimpse of the gifts they’ll want to add to their holiday checklists. The company began developing the 2013 Holiday Hot Toy List early in the year, as its buying team scoured the globe to identify items certain to make kids’ wishes come true as they’re unwrapped on Christmas morning.
Lisa Harnisch, Senior Vice President, General Merchandising Manager, Toys”R”Us, U.S. said “All 36 playthings named to this year’s list were chosen because they’re undoubtedly HOT, from Cra-Z-Loom, one of the most buzzed-about items this season, to Xbox One and tabeo e2, which are generating a ton of excitement before they are even available in stores.
Kids (and Kids at Heart) Encouraged to Share their Toy Wishes on Social Media
Beginning today, the company’s official fan page, Facebook.com/Toysrus, will encourage its loyal followers to share kids’ holiday toy wishes while offering gift-givers a wealth of hot toy information, including fun content about the #TRUHotToyList items. Throughout the holiday season, Facebook posts will showcase some of the most anticipated products, including kid-favorite characters, educational items and hot toys that inspire creativity, among others. In addition, fans will enjoy news of special deals, in-store and online services, and more. Shoppers unsure of what gift to get can ask questions on Facebook.com/Toysrus, where toy experts will help them find the perfect present.
To help engage its fans and spread holiday cheer on Twitter, the company will also provide ongoing #TRUHotToyList updates to those who follow @Toysrus. Additionally, shoppers can explore, comment on and repin each of the hot toys on a dedicated Pinterest board at Pinterest.com/Toysrus.
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