ShoppingBlog.com Toy News

Welcome to the Toys section on shoppingblog.com. Our toy coverage includes news about new and upcoming toys. We also report on the hottest toys during the holidays. We cover a wide variety of toys including Lego, Barbie, video games, construction toys, movie tie-ins and many more. You can also get our toy news on Twitter, @toys.

McDonald's Recalls Hello Kitty Whistles (November 11, 2014): McDonald's has recalled its Hello Kitty whistles due to a choking and aspiration hazard.

Lego, Frozen and TMNT Toys Cover 2014 Holiday Toy Catalogs (November 9, 2014): The 2014 holiday toy catalogs have arrived. Lego, Target, Toys R Us and Walmart are among manufacturers and retailers with holiday catalogs.

Shakira and Fisher-Price Launch Baby Toy Line (November 6, 2014): Shakira has partnered with Fisher-Price to launch a toy line that will benefit the Barefoot Foundation

Disney Launches Big Hero 6 Toys (November 5, 2014): Disney has launched its Big Hero 6 toy line. The film arrives in theaters this weekend.

Breaking Bad Action Figures Pulled From Toys R Us' Shelves (October 22, 2014): Toys R Us has pulled Breaking Bad action figures from its store shelves and from its online store.

Snow Glow Elsa Doll is a Hot Holiday Toy (October 13, 2014): The Disney Frozen Snow Glow Elsa Doll is a hot holiday toy for the upcoming holiday shopping season.

Karl Lagerfeld Designs Barbie in His Own Image (September 7, 2014): Karl Lagerfeld has a new creation: Barbie Lagerfeld. The limited edition Barbie doll is dressed and styled exactly like Karl.

Barbie Nurse Dolls From 1961 and 2012 Show Changing Style (August 24, 2014): The outfits worn by Barbie as a nurse have changed greatly from 1961 to 2012.

Barbie Rockstar Dolls Include Lead Singer, Rapper and American Idol Dolls (August 5, 2014): There have been several iterations of the Barbie Rockstar doll over the year include a rapper, lead singer and an American Idol doll.

Barbie is a Newborn Baby Doctor (July 11, 2014): Barbie became a neonatologist in 2009 with the launch of the Newborn Baby Doctor Barbie

Lego Fusion Combines Lego Bricks With an App (July 10, 2014): Lego Fusion combines Lego bricks with an app. The sets and apps will arrive in August 2014.

Barbie Has Held Over 130 Different Careers (June 27, 2014): Barbie has held over 130 different careers according to Mattel. They range from astronaut to surgeon.

Rovio and Hasbro to Launch Angry Birds Transformers Products (June 22, 2014): Rovio and Hasbro have partnered to launch a line of Angry Birds Transformers products. The products will include a mobile game.

More Children Injured When Bounce House Gets Dragged by Strong Wind Gust (June 2, 2014): There has been another bounce house wind incident resulting in more injured children.

Rapper Barbie Arrives Early on the Hip Hop Scene (June 1, 2014): The Rappin' Rockin' Barbie was released in 1992 ahead of the trend that now sees a rap inserted in most pop songs.