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Top 35 Toys Trends in October

From Animatronic Alien Collectibles to Mask-Wearing Plush Toys

— October 24, 2020 — Life-Stages
These October 2020 toys range from animatronic alien collectibles to mask-wearing plush dolls.

Standouts include the Star Wars Collection's 'The Child Animatronic Edition,' a new Baby Yoda toy that is inspired by the 2019 series The Mandalorian, set to release its second season later this year. The interactive toy "has the ability to move its ears, eyes, and head while generating sounds the character makes in the series" with "over 25 combinations available—making for a memorable and interactive experience that's sure to interest young Star Wars fans."

Wild Republic's Mask Buddies plush toys are another notable example and aim to teach children about the importance of wearing a protective face covering during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. With more children adapting to masks from a young age, Mask Buddies aims to educate kids while making them feel calmer and more used to incorporating masks into their daily routine.
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Digital Tabletop Gaming Platforms
Digital Tabletop Gaming Platforms
Game Board Merges the Physical, Digital & Social Worlds of Games
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Digitizing Boardgame Devices
Digitizing Boardgame Devices
Vorpal Board Lets You Play Traditional Boardgames Online with Friends
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33
Multi-Sensory Sand Toys
Multi-Sensory Sand Toys
The So Sand DIY Sand Studio Promises "100% ASMR"
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32
Subscription STEAM Education Kits
Subscription STEAM Education Kits
Nextmaker Offers Monthly Coding, Hardware Building, and More
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31
Living Room Racing Games
Living Room Racing Games
Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit Turns Rooms into Racetracks with AR
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30
Online Card Game Entertainment
Online Card Game Entertainment
CardBoard Live Brings Player Interaction to the Digital Space
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29
Sci-Fi-Themed Board Games
Sci-Fi-Themed Board Games
Star Wars The Mandalorian Monopoly Features Familiar Characters
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28
80s-Inspired Gamer Dolls
80s-Inspired Gamer Dolls
American Girl Courtney Moore Revives the Spirit of the 1980s
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27
Versatile Slumber Party-Themed Doll Kits
Versatile Slumber Party-Themed Doll Kits
Mattel Launched a New Color Reveal Barbie Set
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26
Music-Inspired Fashion Dolls
Music-Inspired Fashion Dolls
The L.O.L. Surprise! Remix Packaging Plays Music
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25
Charitable Ecommerce Initiatives
Charitable Ecommerce Initiatives
DEMDACO Helps Children’s Mercy Kansas City with the Giving Bear
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24
Anti-Bullying Crafting Kits
Anti-Bullying Crafting Kits
This Special Edition Quick Knit Loom Kit Promotes Friendship
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23
Smart Vacuum Toys
Smart Vacuum Toys
LeapFrog's Pick Up & Count Vacuum Teaches Motor Skills & Counting
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22
Vibrant Toy-Inspired Socks
Vibrant Toy-Inspired Socks
Happy Socks and Mr. Potato Head Debut a Colorful New Collection
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21
Wizard World LEGO Sets
Wizard World LEGO Sets
The Diagon Alley LEGO Set Includes Shops and Characters from 'Harry Potter'
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20
Opulent Tile Game Sets
Opulent Tile Game Sets
The Hermes Helios Mahjong Set Gives the Pastime a Luxurious Touch
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19
Detailed Sci-Fi Building Kits
Detailed Sci-Fi Building Kits
The Lego x Star Wars Mos Eisley Cantina Kit Has 3,187 Pieces
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18
Prom-Inspired Fashion Dolls
Prom-Inspired Fashion Dolls
Hairdorables' Hairmazing Prom Perfect Dolls Share Multi-Colored Looks
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17
Screen-Free Audio Systems
Screen-Free Audio Systems
Tonies is a Screen-Free System for Kids Ages Three and Up
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16
Recycled Plastic Plush Toys
Recycled Plastic Plush Toys
Shore Buddies Were Created to Fight Plastic Pollution and Educate Kids
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15
Mask-Wearing Plush Toys
Mask-Wearing Plush Toys
Wild Republic Mask Buddies Help Kids Practice Wearing a Mak
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14
Gen Z Collectible Campaigns
Gen Z Collectible Campaigns
ZURU & Fanbytes are Creating a Mini Bytehouse on TikTok
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13
Adventurous  Rescue Pup Toys
Adventurous Rescue Pup Toys
Spin Master's New Paw Patrol Toy Features Its Newest Character
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12
Interactive Talking Toys
Interactive Talking Toys
The Speak & Learn Puppy Teaches Letters, Words & Conversation
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11
Miniature CPG Collectibles
Miniature CPG Collectibles
5 Surprise Mini Brands Miniaturizes Kraft Heinz Products
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10
Candy-Paired Recorder Toys
Candy-Paired Recorder Toys
The Smarties Music Creator Helps with Learning and Treating
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9
Animatronic Alien Toys
Animatronic Alien Toys
Hasbro Designed a Baby Yoda Toy That Moves and Makes Noise
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8
Exclusive Fast Food Figurines
Exclusive Fast Food Figurines
McDonald’s is Giving Away Five Exclusive Travis Scott Action Figures
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7
Uplifting Millennial Collectibles
Uplifting Millennial Collectibles
MINISO's Blind Box Collection Shares Moments to Spark Joy
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6
Graphical Programming Robots
Graphical Programming Robots
The 'Genibot' Introduces Kids Four and Up to Coding Concepts
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5
Flying Pixie Toys
Flying Pixie Toys
The Hatchimals Pixies Crystal Flyers Can Levitate and Dance
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4
Elongated Interconnected Wooden Toys
Elongated Interconnected Wooden Toys
The 'Long Animals' Wooden Toys Have an Eco Construction
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3
At-Home Play Gyms
At-Home Play Gyms
Brainrich Play Gyms Support Physical Activity & Cognitive Development at Home
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2
Self-Unboxing Puppy Toys
Self-Unboxing Puppy Toys
Present Pets Puppies are Soft, Interactive & Unwrap Themselves
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1
Playful Toy-Accented Fashion
Playful Toy-Accented Fashion
LEGO x Levi's Collab Styles Can Be Customized with LEGO Dots
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