Get Character Crazy on FamilyCircle.com

In today’s installment of Toy Insider and Family Circle magazine’s “25 Days of Toys,” Toy Insider’s Chief Toy Officer Laurie Schacht and Family Circle Social Media Editor Sugey Palomares share their favorite toys from the big screen. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below, and for the complete rundown of the best toys of the holiday season, be sure to check our complete Toy Insider Holiday Gift Guide.


PEPPA PIG’S TRANSFORMING CAMPERVAN (JAZWARES)

  • Join Peppa and her family on a road trip vacation in their Transforming Campervan!
  • Set up camp by opening the van to reveal an oversized 2-story playset!
  • Extra-large campervan with sounds from the show.
  • Van opens and transforms into a double-decker home for 360° play.
  • Bed turns into a pool.
  • Front door opens for easy access.
  • Oven front spins to show 3 different meals.
  • Peppa and George’s van seats are removable for additional outside seating.
  • Pieces fit inside campervan when playtime is over.
  • Ages: 2+
  • MSRP: $49.99
  • Available: Target, Walmart

POWER ACTION PIKACHU (WICKED COOL TOYS)

  • Cuddly and innovative Power Action Pikachu reacts to motion, lights up, has sound effects, speaks, and has a light-up tail!
  • Engage with Pikachu by squeezing its hands to either see its tail and cheeks light up or for sound effects and to hear Pikachu speak!
  • Innovative sensor technology gives Power Action Pikachu unique interactivity; the more you play and engage with Pikachu, the more varied and dynamic its responses become.
  • Hear Pikachu say “Pika-chuuuuu!” when thrown into battle mode or hear a response with a sad “Pikaaa” when it does.
  • Ages: 4+
  • MSRP: $29.99
  • Available: Walmart, Target, Amazon

PAW PATROL CHASE 6V PLUSH RIDE-ON (DYNACRAFT)

  • These Paw Patrol ride-ons are available as Chase, Marshall, or Skye characters.
  • It is made of soft plush material and makes sound effects.
  • A pup house included for storage or more play.
  • It reaches a 2.5 mph max speed and has a 6 volt battery and charger included.
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $149
  • Available: Walmart, dynacraftwheels.com

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