…because you don’t want to be that lunatic waiting in line 3 days before Thanksgiving and well into Christmas Eve to get those must have toys, only to be trampled by the locals.  We’ve scoured the the top Christmas toy lists from the top toy retailers and found the best prices so you don’t have to.  Shop the 16 best Christmas toys your kids just have to have!

Best Toys for Christmas 2015 - 2016

It’s officially that time of year.  The time of year when the kiddos are getting amped up to scribble down their Christmas list to Santa.  Mind you, no one can really read said list, but at least it’s a list.  In case you’re having a hard time decoding that list or are just looking for some great ideas, look no further.  According to the powers to be from Toys R Us, Walmart and Amazon.com, these are some of the most popular must-have toys of the holiday season.  While we may be adults, we’re kids at heart so here are our top  picks this year:

1.  Best Game for 2015:  The Pie Face Game  – Buy It Here For $19

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Because now you can get a pie in the face from the comfort of your very own home!  One of the most anticipated games of the 2015 – 2016 season.  Clearly Hasbro has done it again!

Buy Now On Sale: $19


2.  Best Star Wars Fan Toy:  Jedi Master Lightsaber – Buy It Here For $54.99

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Because…your very own Lightsaber with light and sound!!

Buy Now On Sale: $54.99


3.  Best Elmo of All Time Toy:  Play All Day Elmo – Buy It Here For $44.99

New Play All Day Elmo for Christmas 2015 - 2016

This cuddly and interactive Elmo toy includes 8 games and activities and 150+ responses to help keep kids engaged all day.  And then you cuddle with Elmo while he sings you a lullaby.  Awesome!

Buy Now On Sale: $44.99


4.  Footwelt Mini Self-Balancing 2 Wheel Scooter with LED Light – Buy It Here For $365

Best Self Balancing Scooter 2016 by Footwell

Buy Now On Sale: $365


5.  Interactive Remote Control R2 D2 from Star Wars – Buy It Here For $159.99

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The best droid ever from Star Wars Episode VII – The Force Awakens

Buy Now On Sale: $159.99


6.  Disney Descendants Villain Mal, Daughter of Maleficent – Buy It Here For $21

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Includes doll, outfit, sticker, pair of shoes, pair of earrings, and 2 accessories.

Buy Now On Sale: $21


7.  Girl Scout Cookies Deluxe Oven – Buy It Here For $49.99

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See you later Easy Bake Oven!  With this Girl Scout cookie oven you actually see your cookies baking!

Buy Now On Sale: $49.99


8.  Fisher-Price Bright Beats Dance & Move BeatBo – Buy It Here For $34.73
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Pressing BeatBo’s colorful LED grid tummy or the buttons on his feet rewards baby with fun songs, learning content, and dance moves.

Buy Now On Sale: $34.73


9.  Minion Kevin Banana Eating Action Figure – Buy It Here For $33

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Enjoy 35 fun Minion voice and sounds when you move his head. Because, of course!

Buy Now On Sale: $33


10.  LEGO Scooby Doo Build Your Own Mystery Machine – Buy It Here For $29

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Buy Now On Sale: $29


11.  Guitar Hero LIVE (for XBOX or Nintendo Wii) – Buy It Here For $99.99

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Buy Now On Sale: $99.99


12.  LEGO Star Wars Darth Vader Building Kit – Buy It Here For $29

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Buy Now On Sale: $29


13.  Little Live Pets Clever Keet – Buy It Here For $49

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This little parakeet is pretty much like a real live parakeet, but without the messy cleanup. They’ll learn your name, answer some questions, mash up your sentences to create some funny one-liners and much, much more.  Much more!

Buy Now On Sale: $49


14.  Marvel Remote Control Hulk Smash Vehicle – Buy It Here For $55.99

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Because what kid doesn’t love a Hulk that can totally smash things up!?

Buy Now On Sale: $55.99


15.  Magformers Magnetic Building Construction Set – Buy It Here For $74

Magformers Magnetic Construction Set 62 piece 2016 Toys

Perfect for boys and girls.  This 62 piece magnetic set will keep the kids playing, learning, and quiet!

Buy Now On Sale: $74


16.  Star Wars Furbacca Furby – Buy It Here For $65

Star Wars Furbacca Furby for Kids 2016

Because you should totally pair up your kids love of all things Furby with your obsession with Star Wars.  Slated to be the #1 best selling Furby of all time!

Buy Now On Sale: $65