Furby makes the top pick on Amazon’s best toys for Christmas 2016

Furby makes the top pick on Amazon's best toys for Christmas 2016Christmas is far away, but companies are already preparing for their busiest time of the year. Amazon revealed its top toy picks for Christmas and Furby headlines the list.

Yes, stuffed animals continue to be one of the most popular toys. They are regularly in the top two or three toy categories and that’s great.

Apart from Furby, some other stuffies also make the list. Like the FurReal Friends Torch My Blazin’ Dragon by Hasbro.

“It may be the summer holidays but thoughts are already turning to what’s going to be under the tree come December 25th,” said Pete Masters, toys and games store manager, Amazon.co.uk.

“This year, there have been some exciting developments in toys and games technology with traditional presents such as a toy dog, dolls house and train set transformed for the next generation. These are toys that encourage imagination, creativity, motor skills and problem solving through fun that’ll last long past Christmas Day.”

Here are Amazon’s top ten toys for Christmas 2016
  • Furby Connect (Pink) – Hasbro
  • CHiP the Robot Dog – WowWee
  • Finding Dory My Friend Dory – Bandai
  • LEGO Nexo Knights General Magmar Siege Machine of Doom set – LEGO
  • FurReal Friends Torch My Blazin’ Dragon – Hasbro
  • Barbie 3-Storey Townhouse – Mattel
  • Thomas & Friends TrackMaster Thomas’ Sky-High Bridge Jump Train Set – Mattel
  • Code-a-Pillar – Mattel
  • Nerf N-Strike Modulus Tri-Strike Blaster – Hasbro
  • VTech Kidi Super Star – VTech