Revealed: The top ten most-wanted toys for Christmas 2015
With just twelve weeks to go until Christmas, the most wanted toys for 2015 have been revealed.
From veteran LEGO to free-style scooters, this annual wish list, handpicked by experts, aims to give parents a head start this year.
There is a diverse range of socking fillers this year, ranging from favourite video game characters brought-to-life to revitalised toy classics.
In no particular order, we present the top toys for Christmas 2015:
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens Interactive Figures (€144.99 each):
What better way to celebrate the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie than with interactive figures of Darth Vader, Chewy and new addition Kylo Ren.
Featuring several modes of play, these convincing figures are the perfect gift for any Star Wars fan young or old.
- RC Mario Kart 7 (€79.99 each):
Mama Mia, it’s Mario Kart in real life!
- NERF N-Strike Modulus ECS-10 Blaster (€56.49):
Make your mark with this exciting blaster.
- Our Generation Hair Play Doll Phoebe (€39.99):
Phoebe is part of a generation that dreams big for the world and also herself.
- Shopkins Scoops Ice Cream Truck Playset (€28.49):
This playset is sure to be a sweet treat for any Shopkins fan.
- Little Live Pets Cleverkeet (€88.99):
This perky parakeet is full of life! He can sing and talk to you as well as dance to your favourite tunes.
- Paw Patrol Paw Patroller (€84.99):
Featuring entertaining sound effects and a real working lift, Paw Patrol fans are bound to have truckloads of fun with this playset on wheels.
- VTech Toot Toot Friends Busy Sounds Discovery House (€49.99):
With over 35 songs, melodies, sounds and phrases this clever little house is filled to the roof with fun and educational play.
- Pie Face (€28.99):
Who doesn’t want a pie in the face? Fill the throwing arm with your own whipped cream and try to beat the game without getting a pie in the face.
- LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens Millennium Falcon (€139.99):
As featured in exciting scenes from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, this latest LEGO version of the Millennium Falcon is crammed with new and updated external features.
It comes complete with Han Solo and Chewbacca!
- Ski Scooter Z7 (€139.99):
This 3-wheeled scooter by smarTrike comes in at €139.99 this Christmas and promises to offer a smooth cross-country ride for all kinds of terrain.
- Disney Frozen 12 Inch Bike (€109.99):
No Christmas “Top Toys” would be complete without a Frozen ticket, and this year’s must have item for any Frozen fan comes with special doll seat for those little Frozen fans to cruise about with their favourite tag-along.
- FurReal Friends Starlily My Magical Unicorn (€179.99):
This interactive unicorn loves to be cuddled and groomed. She can walk around, flutter her sparkly wings and light up her horn in a variety of different colours.
- Fisher-Price Bright Beats Dance and Move BeatBo (€43.99):
A press of BeatBo’s tummy activates fun sounds, songs and cute dance moves.
Speaking about 2015’s selection, Smyths Marketing Director Dryden Geary said: “We're fired up about our unique selection of what we think will be this year's hottest toys heading into holiday season.”