Toys R Us releases list of 2013 Hot Toys

There are 36 play things retailer claims will be most 'buzzed-about'

By Amy Davis - Reporter/Consumer Expert

HOUSTON - In case you haven't checked, there are only 14 shopping weekends remaining before Christmas.

To help harried parents, Toys R Us released its list of 2013 Hot Toys on Wednesday.

There are 36 play things the retailer claims will be the most "buzzed-about" items this season. The toys are broken down into age appropriate categories.

The retailer also released a smaller list, sort of a "Best All Around" list. They call it the "Fabulous 15;" and they list them in alphabetical order.

  • Big Hugs Elmo (from Hasbro)
  • Despicable Me 2 Minion Dave, Agnes & Gru Collector's Edition Figures (from Thinkaway Toys)
  • Doc McStuffins Deluxe Get Better Check-up Center (from Just Play)
  • Sofia the First Royal Talking Vanity (from Jakks Pacific)
  • Flutterbye Flying Fairy (from Spin Master)
  • FurReal Friends Cuddles My Giggly Money Pet (from Hasbro)
  • LeapPad Ultra (from LeapFrog)
  • Skylanders Swap Force (from Activision)
  • tabeo e2 (from Toys "R" Us)
  • The Ugglys (from Moose Toys)
  • Ever After High Royal & Rebel Dolls (from Mattel)
  • LEGO Legends of Chima The Lion CHI Temple (from Lego)
  • Shimmer 'N Sparkle Cra-Z-Loom Bracelet Maker (from Cra-Z-Art)
  • Xbox One (from Microsoft)
  • Crazy Cart (from Razor)

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