Hasbro names Christmas top 12

Lewis Tyler

By Lewis Tyler

July 15th 2011 at 11:33AM
Hasbro names Christmas top 12

The toy maker unveils a list of predicted best-sellers across a range of categories.

Hasbro has divided the 12 toys into five categories: girls, boys, pre-school, games and outdoor

The star of pre-school is Let’s Rock Elmo, a feature plush that sings, dances and plays a variety of instruments which are sold separately.

This autumn/winter Hasbro will introduce a new construction brick range called Kre-o, the initial line-up compromised of only Transformers sets and Bumblebee is expected to be the most popular.

Also in Transformers, the Ultimate Optimus Prime is an updated version of this popular toy from Christmas past.

For girls the Littlest Pet Shop Tree House provides a home for the collectable toys, and Furreal Cookie My Playful Pup is a deluxe, animated plush dog.

The Nerf property has been further developed with Nerf Vortex Nitron – a new ammo system that fires disc projectiles. The new range is complementary to the Dart Tag system which will continue.

Here's the full list:

Furreal Cookie My Playful Pup

Littlest Pet Shop Tree House

Let’s Rock Elmo

Play-Doh Magic Swirl Ice Cream Shoppe

Monopoly Electronic Banking

Bop-It! XT

Kre-o Transformers Bumblebee set

Transformers Ultimate Optimus Prime

Star Wars Ultimate Force Tech Lightsaber Assortment

Beyblade: Extreme Top System Tornado Battlers

Spider-Man All Mission Racer

Nerf Vortex Nitron Blaster

Rock on Elmo, Nerf Vortex Nitro and Furreal Cookie were also listed in Hamley’s Christmas top ten.