Toys R Us reveals its 2016 'Must-Have Christmas Toys' list

Billy Langsworthy

By Billy Langsworthy

September 21st 2016 at 11:18AM
UPDATED September 21st 2016 at 12:06PM
Toys R Us reveals its 2016 'Must-Have Christmas Toys' list

Chip the Robot Dog, the SelfieMic and Minions Pie Face all make the list.

Toys R Us has revealed its 2016 'Must-Have Christmas Toys' list.

The list of 14 includes the likes of LEGO, Nerf, Shopkins and Num Noms, as well as hit pre-school brands Thomas the Tank and Paw Patrol.
On the tech front, Chip the Robot Dog and Furby Connect have cracked the list, as well as Worlds Apart's SelfieMic.
“Parents have a great selection of toys to choose from this year; tech toys is likely to take the lead but we also have one of our longest standing classic brands with two toys listed in our guide - LEGO has evolved with kids, and their ability to offer role play construction associated with popular TV has been epic," said Mike Coogan, Marketing and eCommerce director for Toys R Us, UK.
"Overall, we’re thrilled with the diverse offering we’re able to provide our customers. At Toys R Us, we want to make shopping as easy and simple as possible, it’s a fun season and we’re already experiencing parents taking full advantage of shopping early in store, online, mobile and through our click and collect service”.
The Toys R Us Must-Have Christmas Toys list is as follows:

  • Chip Robot Dog (WowWee)
  • Furby Connect (Hasbro)
  • LEGO Friends Party Shop (LEGO)
  • LEGO Ninjago Samurai X Cave Chaos (LEGO)
  • Minions Pie Face (Hasbro)
  • Nerf Tri Strike (Hasbro)
  • Num Noms Lip Gloss Truck (MGA Entertainment)
  • Paw Patrol Air Patroller (Spin Master)
  • Selfie Mic (Worlds Apart)
  • Shopkins Shoppies Smoothie Truck (Flair)
  • Star Wars Spinning Lightsaber (Hasbro)
  • Thomas Sky High Bridge Set (Mattel)
  • Toys R Us Unicorn
  • Trolls Hug Time Poppy (Hasbro)