Oh where has the time gone? The festive season and summer holidays is upon us and Hasbro, has released their anticipated 2019 list of suggested toy and gifting solutions including a wide range of ‘stocking fillers’. Thanks to some insider info, here is Hasbro’s Top Toys & Games 2019 & a chance to win.
Hasbro’s 2019 ‘BEST SELLER’ Selection
The Curious Bear Interactive Plush Toy, is a dream companion for kids. He has over 100 different interactions and responds to touch, voice and motion with moving eyes, nose, and mouth, his face is delightfully expressive. Cubby is a totally lovable, curious young cub and is eager to be picked up and held (he hugs you back), plays peek-a-boo, and let’s not forget snack time – feed him his bottle or treat and he’ll make eating sounds. Then, when it comes to bedtime, you switch him into a nighttime mode and he slowly falls asleep and plays a variety of music and white noise to also help the child sleep.
You already know that we are Nerf obsessed, but the latest range of blasters have taken things to the next level.
- The Nerf Trilogy DS-15 toy blaster has ejecting shells to heat up your Nerf dart-blasting action. Unleash a triple-dart blast with this Nerf N-Strike Elite blaster. The Nerf blasters shoots 3 darts at once.
- The Nerf Fortnite AR-E blaster, inspired by the blaster used in Fortnite, is the only way to play Fortnite in real life. Drop into indoor and outdoor Fortnite action with this motorised, dart-firing Nerf Elite Fortnite blaster that features two flip-up sights to help you align your shot and an acceleration button to power up the motor.
- Go into battle with the bolt-action Nerf Rival Helios XVIII-700 blaster. Pull back the bolt to prime the blaster and unleash rounds at a velocity of 30 meters per second. The bolt placement can be customised to accommodate right or left-handed battlers.
Transformers War for Cybertron: Siege plunges fans into the epic fight to survive on the final day of the Auto-bot and Decepticon battle to control Cybertron. Build the ultimate battlefield with Transformers War for Cybertron: Siege toy figures with customisable weapon configurations.
On the Transformers Cyberverse animated series the Allspark can harness incredible new powers, including the power to convert Earth vehicles into Spark Armor: battle-ready gear that allows them to fight in new places and in new ways. Kids can collect assorted Spark Armor figures (each sold separately) to discover more exciting characters from the Cyberverse series.
Young fans of the Disney Frozen movies will love the Frozen 2 Singing Elsa and Anna Fashion dolls (each sold separately). Each doll includes a Frozen 2 inspired outfit, press the button on the bodice to watch the dress light up and hear a snippet of an original song from the Frozen 2 movie. Kids can take magical Frozen adventures on the go with the Fold and Go Arendelle Castle portable playset. Inspired by Disney’s Frozen 2, this castle set has two floors
of fun that fold up and fun accessories are included to decorate the rooms.
Baby Alive Happy Hungry Baby loves to eat. Mix baby’s food with water to make doll food that looks like the real thing. She also giggles, moves and asks for more. Baby makes 50 sounds and phrases, this sweet baby doll makes feeding and changing time feel oh-so-real and fun for little mommies and daddies. The Baby Alive Snip ‘n Style Baby is ready for you to brush, trim, and style her hair. Brush baby’s fringe with her interactive brush and watch it grow. Includes 35+ sounds and phrases, and 12 hair accessories for baby’s hair for any occasion.
Play-Doh continues to captivate kid’s imaginations. Picture a land of colourful dreams where unicorns poop Play-Doh ice cream. Meet Tootie, the hilarious unicorn ice cream maker who loves to create silly Play-Doh sundaes. As she dispenses Play-Doh colours this unicorn toy makes laugh-out-loud sounds and even changes her facial expression. There’s no stoppin’ the poppin’ fun with the Play-Doh popcorn maker toy, which includes everything you need to make creative Play-Doh popcorn masterpieces.
Crank pretend popcorn into the 3 bucket sizes and mix it up with silly snack mixes. Add fun play food toppings like pretend pretzels, crazy candy, and more with the candy-themed stamps and moulds. Don’t forget to squeeze in
some silly syrup or butter with the syrup tool. Little chefs can go pizza crazy with the Play-Doh Stamp ‘n Top Pizza Oven.
My Little Pony
The My Little Pony world is filled with magic, friendship, fun and laughter. Tickle Oh My Giggles Pinkie Pie toy and watch as she starts to giggle, wiggle and laugh – the more she is tickled the harder she laughs and the faster she moves. Cuddle and play with an adorable baby pony doll. Each My Little Pony baby doll has a moulded diaper and removable bib and bottle accessories. Feed the doll her bottle to activate sound. Pose-able figure can sit or stand and is made of soft plastic for kids to cuddle and hug.
Gear up and get ready to ‘earn your wings’ with Top Wing. Now kids can join Swift in his Deluxe Rescue Vehicle for high-flying rescue missions as he zooms through the sky on the Flash Wing, which includes a Rescue mode (talons down) and Turbo mode (talons up), each with sounds for even more fun.
Mr. Potato Head
Mr. Potato Head Movin Lips, is an interactive talking toy that’s fun and entertaining for kids as well as adults. Just attach his mouth and press the buttons, his lips synchronise to wacky songs and some funny phrases.
We are such a huge board-gaming family and Monopoly ranks extremely high on our list of family entertainment. We were gifted Monopoly Cheat which is so much fun.
- Meet MS. MONOPOLY – a self-made investment guru. She’s here to celebrate women trailblazers. This is the first game where women earn more than men. Instead of buying properties, players invest in groundbreaking inventions and innovations, made possible by women throughout history. From inventions like WiFi to chocolate chip cookies to space station batteries, MS. MONOPOLY celebrates everything from scientific advancements to everyday accessories. Women get a higher payout at the start of the game. Now I seriously like the sound of that, I mean the Future is Female!
- Monopoly Fortnite – in this thrilling Fortnite inspired edition of the Monopoly game, players claim locations, battle opponents, and avoid the Storm to survive. The gameplay, design, and components of the board. This one is on Sky’s Christmas wishlist game include elements inspired by the video game including Fortnite locations and loot chest cards. Players earn Health Points. This one has made its way onto Skylar’s Christmas list for sure.
The Connect 4 Shots
The game combines the gameplay of the original Connect 4 game with fast-paced, competitive excitement. Two players at a time race to get four balls of their colour in a row to win.
Stocking Filler Ideas
- The Monopoly Deal Card Game is all the fun of the Monopoly game in a quick-playing card game. It comes with 110 cards including Property Cards, Rent Cards, House and Hotel Cards, and Wild Property Cards and ideal for on-the-go fun.
2. Have a blast with Play-Doh Colour Burst, it’s the classic non-toxic Play-Doh compound with an innovative way to mix and play. Use the roller or your hands to squish and blend the two colours together for a cool marbling and blending effect. Watch the colours swirl and change. It’s a real treat to experience the irresistibly fun Play-Doh Ice Pops ‘n Ice Cream Cones Assortment. Play-Doh compound comes in an airtight container. Use the built-in moulds to customise your own creations, complete with crazy candies.
3. Blast into big fun with the Nerf Microshots Fortnite series of collectible, mini-sized Nerf toy blasters. Blasters in this assortment include replicas of the FORTNITE TS blaster, FORTNITE RL blaster and FORTNITE Llama blaster, inspired by the iconic purple pinata loot box used in the popular video game.
4. Look out for the Lost Kitties Mice Mania milk carton singles, which comes with a mouse or kitty figure, meme stickers, two hidden accessories and a collector’s sheet. Store the compound in the resealable carton to ensure you can keep discovering over and over again.
5. Kids can image new adventures with their favourite rescue birds-in-training with the Top Wing Single Figure Assortment. Each poseable 7-cm figure is ready for action with five points of articulation and includes a
snap-on ‘wings’ badge that kids can wear (figures sold separately).
6. The 15-cm Power Rangers Beast Morphers figures feature multiple points of articulation and design. With the included Morph-X key, kids can imagine unlocking hero powers in the Beast-X Morpher toy (sold separately).
7. The Marvel Figures assortment includes classic Marvel design. With these action figures kids can create scenes from the Marvel Universe or imagine their own incredible adventures. This assortment includes Captain America, Hulk, Iron Man and Thor.
8. My Little Pony Cutie Mark Crew combines the worlds of My Little Pony and Equestria Girls to imagine a universe of play and friendships. With a tropical vacation theme each blind bag includes an adorable 4cm figure, beach-themed accessory, collector card and a cute storage case.
9. Collect My Little Pony Equestria Girls Fashion Squad dolls (each sold separately) in this assortment to mix and match more styles. Each mini doll comes with two outfit pieces recognisable to her character, a pair of shoes, and an accessory to dress her up in her signature style.
Win with Hasbro
Seeing as it’s the season of giving, I’ve teamed up with Hasbro to give two Festive Toy Hampers away. Each hamper will include Hasbro Top Toys as detailed below:-
- Nerf microshot
- Hasbro game
- Lost Kitty collectable
Hasbro products are available from leading retailers including: Takealot.com , Makro, Toys R Us, ToyZone, Toy Kingdom, Game and Checkers.
DISCLAIMER : We received two Nerf blasters and Monopoly Cheat Edition in exchange for this post.