Walmart releases list of top 25 toys for the holidays

Toys were chosen, tested by children, retailer says

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SAN ANTONIO – We are exactly 110 days away from Christmas and while that may seem like a long time stores like Walmart know it is fast approaching and are already gearing up for the holiday season.

The discount chain is counting on some exclusive toy deals to help to entice customers.

The retailer on Tuesday released its list of 25 must-have toys for 2017.

Some of the new toys listed this year include "Hatchimals", "Fingerlings", and a "Frozen" branded sleigh. Each of the items were hand-tested by children among others to help determine its demand. 

Walmart is offering more than a 1,000 new toys, with roughly 300 exclusive items.

To see the full-list of must have toys for the year, read below:

  • Dusty the Super Duper Garbage Truck, Price: $39.82
  • Disney Frozen 12-Volt Ride-On Sleigh, Price: $298
  • Monster Jam Grave Digger 24-Volt Battery Powered Ride-On, Price: $398
  • Fisher-Price Zoom 'N Crawl Monster, Price: $35
  • Imaginext DC Super Friends Batman Batbot Xtreme, Price: $94
  • Nerf Rival Nemesis MXVII-10K, Price: $88
  • FurReal Roarin Tyler, the Playful Tiger, Price: $117
  • Huffy Electric Green Machine 24 Volt Battery-Powered Ride On, Price: $199
  • Disney Junior Doc McStuffins Baby All in One Nursery, Price: $80
  • LittleBits Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit, Price: $99
  • Mattel Barbie DreamHorse and Doll, Price: $90
  • Disney/Pixar Cars 3 Ultimate Florida Speedway, Price: $88
  • MGAEntertainment LOL Surprise Fizz Factory, Price: $33
  • Num Noms Nail Polish Maker, Price: $45
  • New Bright 1:14 RC Dash Cam Rock Crawler, Price: $60
  • New Bright 10 Inch Rc Tumblebee, Price: $25
  • Adventure Force Light Command Light-up Motorized Blaster, Price: $25
  • Recoil Starter Set by Skyrocket, Price: $118
  • Soggy Doggy Board Game, Price: $19
  • Paw Patrol – My Size Lookout Tower, Price: $100
  • "Hatchimals Surprise", Price: TBA
  • Pop-a-Balls Drop & Pop Ball Pit, Price: $50
  • WowWee Fingerlings, Price: $15
  • Mayka Toy Block Tape, Price: $17 for a four-pack
  • Mickey's Transforming Roadster Racer RC, Price: $50

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Ben Spicer is a digital journalist who works the early morning shift for KSAT.