Looking for the holiday season’s hottest toys? Toy Insider’s Chief Toy Officer Laurie Schacht stopped by CBS in Palm Beach to show off some of the hottest toys of the year. 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.


  • Boxer is an interactive robot with a lively personality with dynamic moods that evolve over time.
  • He has tons of play right out of the box, as well as a lot of awesome tech features including multiple IR sensors, internal rechargeable battery, touch sensors, and more.
  • Kids can have Boxer roll over and scan the different game-activating cards to play soccer, have a dance party, bowl, and more with their robot friend.
  • The Boxer app offers additional  games to extend the play and keep kids coming back for more. The more they play the more they’ll unlock!
  • Includes: an AI Boxer robot, 10 game activating feature cards, an IR remote control, an interactive ball accessory, and a USB charging cable
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $79.99
  • Available: Amazon, Target, Walmart


  • Take strategy to a new level: it’s one thing to be double-crossed, but triple-crossed?
  • The goal: by game’s end, have more vertical and diagonal “three-in-a rows” than your opponent.
  • Unique design: the internal mechanism in the Triple cross tower makes this game unlike any other of its kind.
  • Boss of Triple cross: choose your moves wisely and you’ll be the boss of Triple cross!
  • What’s included: 1 plastic Triple cross tower unit with base. 2 sets of plastic colored discs (12 orange, 12 green) 8 plastic blockers (4 orange, 4 green) illustrated instructions.
  • Two players
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $19.95
  • Available: Amazon and Specialty Toy & Game retailers nationwide


  • These hot new surprise dolls combine fun, fashion, and lots and lots of gorgeous colorful hair!
  • Noah and her girl squad have “Big Hair Don’t Care” attitudes and love to share their passions with the world via the Hairdorables channel on YouTube.
  • Each doll is based on one of the 12 iconic girls from the Hairdorables videos, and these BFFs live up to the “Hairdorables” name with a variety of unique luxe hairstyles in vibrant colors!
  • Just pull, peel, and reveal 11 surprise accessories and fashions that unwrap the unique personality, style, and talent of the Hairdorables girl hidden inside!
  • There are a total of 36 Hairdorables dolls to collect in Series 1, including two rare and one ULTRA-rare, for mix-and-match outfits and endless styling possibilities.
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $12.99
  • Available: Amazon, Target, Best Buy, Walmart


  • Hobby styling and performance in a monstrous package!  
  • Full-color printed, vacuformed truck body.
  • Wide, aggressive stance, and beefy, off-road tires, the Off-Road Attak is ready for anything.
  • Approximately 14.5-inches long and 14-inches wide!
  • Ready to run – batteries are included.
  • 2.4 GHz for top performance..
  • Up to 4 players can drive at one time and place (with their own vehicles).
  • 115 foot (35 meter) control range.
  • Pro-style controller with proportionate speed control.
  • Rapid electronic battery charger included.
  • Steering alignment adjustment.
  • Vehicle uses 6.4V Lithium rechargeable battery included.
  • Controller uses 2AA batteries included.
  • Age: 3+
  • MSRP: $60
  • Available:Amazon, Target, Walmart