The Toy Story trilogy is one of the most successful Disney/Pixar stories of all time, and this year’s Toy Story 3 has been the best yet to many people. Some of the hottest Christmas toys of the year will be Toy Story toys, and the toy markets this year are not going to disappoint with variety for all ages, and all price points. Here are the top ten choices for this season:
1. Toy Story 3 DVD
Any child who saw Toy Story 3 in theatres earlier this year will be begging for the DVD so that they can enjoy the movie over and over again. However, what makes this DVD one of the best Toy Story toys is all the extras that come with it, such as the short film Day & Night, which played before the movie in theaters, a documentary of Buzz’s visit to the International Space Station, and a series of stories about life at Pixar Studios, making this DVD completely worth the low price.
2. Talking Buzz Lightyear Space Ranger
Fully updated for 2010, this talking buzz Lightyear figure has over 65 programmed sayings in original Buzz voice. With an interactive talk-back mode Buzz knows when you are talking to him and will respond! This is already on bestselling lists at toy stores everywhere so get one early to avoid disappointment.
3. Toy Story 3 Operation Buzz Lightyear
Hasbro has taken the classic game Operation and added fun new twists. Operation is recommended for children of 5 and up, and is sure to provide hours of fun and laughter for everyone playing!
4. LEGO Train Chase
This set is great for the young LEGO lover in every family, and while the price is a bit higher than most other Toy Story toys, it does come with plenty of pieces and accessories. Recommended for ages 3 and up, this set comes with sturdy jumbo-sized LEGO blocks that are ideal for small hands, a Train, and Woody, Buzz and Jessie figurines.
5. Roaring Rex
Your child’s favorite green dinosaur will come to life in your home with this Roaring Rex. Just squeeze him to hear him roar and the tighter you squeeze, the louder he roars! This great toy is recommended for ages 2 and up.
6. Buzz Lightyear Deluxe Action Wing Pack
If your young child wishes to fly into space just like Buzz, the Deluxe Action Wing Pack is the perfect gift for them! This pack features automatic wings the expand out at the press of a button and authentic lights and sounds – when tipped horizontally, the Wing Pack’s sensors know kids are flying and make flying sounds. This great gift is sure to be one of the hottest Christmas toys of the year and recommended for ages 6 to 8.