Selecting new toys to gift your tots can sometimes feel like playing the lottery. You either strike gold or your kids end up getting more playtime with the box it came in than the toy itself. While they can’t all be perfect, if you want to bring home a toy that’s guaranteed to be a hit, then look no further than the 2018 Toy of the Year winners.

WowWee Fingerlings Interactive Baby Monkey Toy Zoe

One of the most popular toys of the holiday season, this one was tied for Best Toy of the Year.

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L.O.L. Surprise! Series 2 Doll Blind Pack

It’s no surprise that this hot toy also took home Best Toy of the Year considering the fact that it’s still flying off store shelves.

Paw Patrol My Size Lookout Tower Set

This amazing playset is the 2018 Preschool Toy of the Year.

 

Teddy Ruxpin Official Return of the Storytime and Magical Bear

Chances are you had a Teddy Ruxpin of your own as a kid, so you’ll understand why this lovable talking bear was a shoe-in for Infant/Toddler Toy of the Year.

Wonder Crew Superhero15 Inch Action Figure - Will

Move over American Girl, there’s a new super doll in town. This 2018 winner for Doll of the Year was created by a  licensed therapist and mom who wanted to empower boys to see themselves as caring and creative.

LEGO Star Wars BB-8

Anytime the worlds of LEGO and Star Wars collide, good things come of it. This 1106-piece set is the clear winner for Construction Toy of the Year.

Soggy Doggy

The only thing that provides more messy fun than this Game of the Year winner, is giving your real dog a bath.

Check out the rest of the winners and finalists for Toy of the Year here.

What are your family’s favorite toys? Tell us about them in the comments.

—Shahrzad Warkentin

 

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