Remember your favorite toy growing up? Senior Editor Marissa DiBartolo dropped by Good Day Baltimore with some great throwback holiday gift ideas to share old favorites with a new generation. These toys will bring you right back to the good ol’ days!

Nintendo.SuperMarioMakerSuper Mario Maker (Nintendo)

  • Create countless courses, enemy characters and more with the Super Mario Maker for Nintendo Wii U.
  • You can make and play levels created by Nintendo and other players from around the world.
  • Use the Wii U GamePad controller and the idea book to easily add enemies, blocks, pipes and more to create your own level (controller not included).
  • Completely customize your level by blending enemies, traps and items, like piranha plant-shooting cannons, power-up-tossing Lakitus and much more.
  • The easy touch-control editing feature allows you to create your levels, play other players’ levels and share your own with just the touch of your fingertips.
  • Choose from the four different themes of Super Mario Bros., Super Mario Bros. 3, Super Mario World and New Super Mario Bros. U.
  • Send your characters rushing through all the original levels and complete your selection of characters by beating the 100 Mario Challenge mode or by tapping a compatible amiibo to the Wii U GamePad controller (Mario amiibos sold separately).
  • Discover the Mystery Mushroom, which transforms Mario into a different, random character.
  • Tap the 30th Anniversary Mario amiibo figure (sold separately) to the controller to unlock the Big Mushroom power-up to your course for large-scale adventure.
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $59.99


Nintendo.ClassicMarioamiiboClassic Mario 30th Anniversary amiibo Figure (Nintendo) 

  • Discover amiibo, a brand new way to interact with your favorite Nintendo characters and games.
  • Tap amiibo figures to the Wii U GamePad controller and watch them come to life in surprising ways in compatible games, no portal needed!
  • Visit to learn more about upcoming amiibo figures and compatible games.
  • Part of the Super Mario Bros 30th Anniversary series.
  • Mario’s style has evolved throughout his many adventures and challenges.
  • This blocky, classic look harkens back to his design in the original Super Mario Bros. game that launched for the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1985.
  • His blue overalls and red shirt represent his modern color scheme, and are mixed with the retro aesthetic of the original game.
  • Discover the Power Inside!
  • Ages: 8+
  • MSRP $12.99


Original Super SpirographThe Original Super Spirograph Kit (Kahootz Toys)

  • Enjoy the Kahootz The Original Super Spirograph Design Set, which features interchangeable Spiro-tracks so you can create endless cool pattern shapes.
  • This jumbo 75+ piece set includes all you need for hours of creative fun, including wheels, rings, racks, pens, paper and more.
  • The durable storage case doubles as a desk, and an included die-cast metal 50th anniversary commemorative wheel lets you celebrate this classic toy in a unique way.
  • Ages 8+
  • MSRP: $39.99


Cabbage Patch Kids Dancing Toddler (Wicked Cool Toys)WickedCool.CabbagePatchDancingToddler

  • Boogie down and get into the groove with the first ever Dancing Cabbage Patch Kid Performer!
  • These talented Cabbage Patch Kids are ready for adoption from BabyLand General Hospital with the dream of dancing with you!
  • Simply squeeze their hand to hear everyone’s favorite dance song, “I Feel Good,” and watch them dance!
  • Take the Oath of Adoption today and start dancing with your baby!
  • Ages: 2+
  • MSRP: $37.99


Retro Board Games (Winning
Moves Games)

  • Play the classic games you loved as a kid with these editions of Chutes and Ladders, Guess Who? and Hi-Ho! Cherry-O!
  • Classic Chutes and Ladders features the WinningMoves.GuessWhodelightful artwork from the ‘70s. It will bring back fond memories and help create new ones!
  • Hi-Ho! Cherry-O! has been a classic child’s counting game for over 50 years! Children develop and practice math skills like counting, addition and subtraction by picking fruit from their trees to fill their buckets. Hi-Ho and away we go!
  • Guess Who? is the beloved ’80s version of the classic mystery face game! There’s a mystery person on your opponent’s card. Can you find the matching face in the crowd?
  • Ages: 4+
  • MSRP: $15.95 – $19.95


Care Bears Sing-a-Longs (Just Play) JustPlay.CareBearsSingALongs

  • Your little one will love to snuggle the Care Bear Sing-Along Friends Cheer, Grumpy, Funshine and Share Bears, which are made with super soft plush and feature sparkly artwork on their bellies for a cute look.
  • Three sing-along songs encourage your little singer to belt out his or her favorite tunes.
  • Collect all of the Sing-Along Friends to listen as they talk and sing with each other for even more fun.
  • Bears are sold separately.
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $29.99