Toy News

Welcome to the Toys section on 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 our toy Twitter and Facebook pages.

ToysRUs Announces Thanksgiving Day Opening for Black Friday Sale (November 9, 2015): ToysRUs has announced a 5pm Thanksgiving Day opening time for its upcoming Black Friday sale.

Disney Unveils The Good Dinosaur Toy and Apparel Collection (November 3, 2015): Disney has unveiled a line of toys and products that tie-in with the upcoming animated Disney-Pixar film, The Good Dinosaur.

Toy Insider 2015 Hot 20 Toy List Revealed (November 1, 2015): The Toy Insider has revealed its Hot 20 toy list for 2015. They also released a top tech toys and STEM toys list.

Lego Announces Lego Nexo Knights Property (October 29, 2015): Lego has announced a new property called Nexo Knights that features a medieval kingdom set in a futuristic world.

ToysRUs Calls Its 2015 Toy Catalog The Great Big Book of Awesome (October 26, 2015): ToysRUs is calling its 2015 toy catalog The Great Big ToysRUs Book of Awesome. It includes coupons and toy descriptions.

Target Announces 2015 Top Toy List (October 24, 2015): Target has announced its 2015 Top Toy List. The lists of top toys are sorted by age group.

Vermont Teddy Bear Company Launches Presidential Candidate Bears (October 19, 2015): The Vermont Teddy Bear Company has created teddy bears for some of the presidential candidates.

Kmart Unveils Its 2015 Fab 15 Toy List (October 18, 2015): Kmart has unveiled its 2015 Fab 15 Toy List. Kmart has been revealing the list of hot toys since 2009.

ToysRUs Reveals 2015 Hot Toy List and Toy Trends (October 17, 2015): ToysRUs has revealed its 2015 Hot Toy List and toy trends for 2015. This includes its Fabulous 15 list.

FamilyFun's 2015 Toy of the Year Award Winners are Screen-Free (October 16, 2015): FamilyFun has released its 2015 Toy of the Year Award winners. The list includes 20 toys.

Doctor Who Lego Set Revealed on Gallifreyan Shopping Network (October 8, 2015): The new Lego Doctor Who set has been revealed on the Gallifreyan Shopping Network by BBC.

Zendaya to be Honored with Barbie Inspired by Her Oscars Look (September 21, 2015): Zendaya is getting a Barbie doll of her own. Mattel will honor Zendaya with the doll at the Rock 'N Royal Benefit Concert on September 26.

Sphero BB-8 Star Wars Robot is Already a Hot Holiday Toy (September 4, 2015): The Star Wars Sphero BB-8 robot toy is already a hot holiday toy.

Astolat Dollhouse Castle Goes on Display for the First Time (August 24, 2015): The Astolat Dollhouse Castle, the world's most expensive dollhouse, is going on display for the first time.

FAO Schwarz Fifth Avenue Flagship Closes (July 18, 2015): FAO Schwarz has closed its Fifth Avenue flagship store. The Fifth Avenue store had been open for nearly thirty years.