21 Toys and Collectables to Give for Christmas 2023

The Holiday season is in full swing, but have you finished all your shopping? Maybe you’re feeling stuck and need some more Christmas gift ideas. Here are our top 20 toys for all the kids and kids-at-heart on your list.

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Storytelling Toys

Barbie had a big year in 2023! With a hit movie released in July, Barbie play sets are sure to be a hit gift for the kids on your list.

1. Mattel Barbie & Convertable Playset

Where will Barbie go next? Anywhere your child’s imagination will take her! This Barbie takes to the road with a trendy palm-leaf dress and white sandals. Her purple convertible has space for a friend, silvery detailing, and a black matte grill to inspire hours of fun and storytelling. A great gift for kids 3 to 7 years old.

2. Mattel Barbie Dream Closet Doll and Playset

For the Barbie fashion enthusiasts. The Barbie Dream Closet has over 15 storage areas for all kinds of outfits and accessories. Playset includes a full-length mirror, a hamper chute, a pop-up hanging section, and over 30 fashion pieces and accessories. Career accessories let kids imagine Barbie in different careers like coach, nurse, doctor, and more! Kids will have hours of fun playing out stories with this playset. Recommended for ages 3 and up. 

3. Hasbro Transformers: Rise Of The Beasts Movie Bumblebee 2-in-1 Transforming Mask

Kids can roleplay the action of the latest Transformers: Rise of the Beasts and create new adventures with this Bumblebee mask. The mask also transforms into a 9-inch tall Bumblebee robot in 15 steps to interact with other Transformers toys. Recommended for kids ages 6 and up.

4. Mattel Barbie Dreamcamper Toy Playset

The adventure starts with this epic Barbie Dream Camper. Kids can tell their own traveling stories through this play-packed playset. The road trip stories begin with a 2-seater cab and rolling wheels. When it’s time to unpack, the Dream Camper opens up to 7 different play areas including a kitchen, dining area, sleeping area, bathroom, pool, slide, and fire pit. Recommended for ages 3 to 7 years old.

5. LEGO Technic NASA Mars Rover Perseverance 

This advanced LEGO set offers out-of-this-world adventures as they learn about NASA’s Mars Rover Perseverance. The set includes 1,132 pieces, and the model features articulated suspension, 360° steering, and movable arms for real-life adventures. Open the AR app to bring the missions to life! Recommend for kids ages 10 and up.

Interactive Toys

6. Hasbro Baby Alive Princess Ellie Grows Up! Doll

This princess really grows up! As kids play with and care for Baby Alive Princess Ellie, she responds with over 75 sounds and phrases. She even grows taller as kids bounce and feed her with her sippy cup or bowl and spoon. As she grows up, kids can add her princess skirt and brushable tiara hair extension to complete her grown-up look. Best for kids ages 3 and up.

7. Mattel Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Tiger Shark RC Remote Control Car

The Tiger Shark™ is a beast of an R/C truck that prowls, tears, and stomps through grass, rocks, and pavement. Charge it up for 25 minutes of playtime and watch it conquer the competition with its HW Terrain Stomp Technology™. Recommended for kids ages 4 and up.

8. Hasbro furReal Cinnamon My Stylin Pony Toy 14 Inch Electronic Pet

With over 80 sounds and reactions, 26 fashion accessories, and 4 stylish horseshoes Cinnamon is a friend your child will cherish. From morning to night, your child can brush, pose, decorate, and snuggle with Cinnamon as she blinks, wiggles her ears, and moves her head. Best for kids ages 4 and up.

9. Hasbro Furby Purple Plush

Furby is back and more interactive than ever! With over 600 phrases, songs, and jokes, Furby is a fast friend that kids will love to have at their side. Kids can activate one of five voice-activated modes to dance, play, and party with Furby. Play in style with included clip-on beads, a pretend pizza charm, and a comb for styling its fur. Recommended for ages 6 and up.

Action toys

10. Hasbro Nerf DinoSquad Stego-Duo Foam Blasters

Double dino blasters mean double the fun! Great for kids who love dinosaurs and playing outdoors with friends. This combo pack includes two stegosaurus-themed Nerf blasters and 10 foam Nerf darts. Each blaster comes with 4-dart storage chambers for easy reloading. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

11. LEGO Speed Champions McLaren Solus GT and McLaren F1 LM

For the first time, not one, but two McLaren hypercar models are now LEGO models! Kids can build the F1 LM and the new Solus GT to play out exciting races. With 581 pieces, these models show incredible details for both models. The set also includes two LEGO minifigures and an instruction book. Recommended for ages 9 and up.

12. LEGO Technic Monster Jam Dragon

Dragon details and pull-back driving action are just two features of this 2-in-1 LEGO set. Kids can begin exploring engineering skills by building the Jam Dragon monster truck, and then rebuild it into the Crocodile Buggy. Kids can set up their stunt ramps and obstacles to challenge this exciting model. Recommended for ages 7 and up.

13. Gelbee Flurry Glove 

Enter a new age of blaster fights with this mechanized and automatic gel BB blaster glove. Squeeze the grip trigger on this wrist-mounted gauntlet to fire 7 gel BBs per second. The starter kit also comes with 1000 BBs that should last for multiple fights, plus a battery charger so it’s always ready for action.

Star Wars Gifts

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14. Hasbro Star Wars The Black Series The Mandalorian Helmet

It’s an inspiring feeling putting on this replica Mandalorian Helmet. Internal details and welcome lights bring this collector’s item to life. Internal cushioning also makes this helmet comfortable for costume wear. When not in use, fans can put it on display to enjoy its exquisite details.

15. Hasbro Star Wars L0-LA59 (Lola) Animatronic Edition

Kids, fans, and collectors can have their own L0-LA droid companion from the Disney+ series Obi-Wan Kenobi. L0-LA responds to sounds with over 45 lights, sounds, and movements inspired by the series. Put her in hover mode with the included display stand, or take her on adventures in On the Go Mode. Recommended for ages 4 and up.

16. LEGO Star Wars Mandalorian Fang Fighter vs. TIE Interceptor

Relive the action from season 3 of The Mandalorian. Build the new Fang Fighter and go head-to-head against the TIE Interceptor. The finished set features screen-accurate detailing with 957 pieces, 4 LEGO minifigures, and weapon pieces including a Darksaber. Recommended for ages 9 and up.

17. LEGO Star Wars Ahsoka Tano’s T-6 Jedi Shuttle

Fans can build the iconic T-6 Jedi Shuttle from the Disney+ series, Ahsoka. Retract the landing gear and rotate the wings from landing to flight mode for adventures in the stars. The set includes 4 LEGO Star Wars minifigures, Ahsoka Tano, Sabine Wren, Professor Huyang, and the villainous Marrok. Recommended for ages 9 and up.

Super Heroes

Okay, 3 out of 4 of these are LEGOs, but superhero fans will love these exciting gifts!

18. LEGO Marvel Venomized Groot

What happens when Baby Groot and Venom meet? Venomized Groot happens! This set features movable and posable half-Venomized Groot with pieces that let you transform Groot even more. A great gift for Marvel and LEGO fans ages 10 and up.

19. LEGO Marvel Captain America Construction Figure 

A LEGO set and action figure all in one! Captain America fans can build Cap in this fully adjustable and posable construction figure that stands 9 inches tall. The set includes Cap’s iconic shield that can be attached to his back for storage. Give this with other Marvel Lego construction figures so kids can play out their favorite superhero adventures. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

20. LEGO Batman Construction Figure

DC fans can build the Dark Knight in this fully posable construction figure set. When finished, this Batman figure stands 10.5 inches tall and features iconic cowl, cape, and utility belt. Connect the LEGO Builder app for fully interactive building instructions. The set includes 275 pieces and is recommended for kids ages 8 and up.

21. Hasbro Marvel Legends Iron Man Electronic Helmet

Give the Marvel fan on your list a part of the movies with this Iron Man replica helmet. Fans can put it on and lift the faceplate up and down or remove it for display. It includes an interior adjustable head strap that fits most heads. It also makes an amazing collector’s piece for display.

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