Toy Insider’s Chief Toy Officer Laurie Schacht and Newsday’s Beth Whitehouse walked the show floor at Toy Fair New York and saw some of the hottest new toys of 2020. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below.
Squeakee, the newest youth electronic offering from Moose Toys, is an interactive balloon pet that’s part dog, part balloon and your new best friend! Squeakee is bursting with personality with more than 50 sounds and interactions and multiple touch sensors. Play and train Squeakee to do tricks with his ball – he listens and responds to your voice!
Kids can pull the sprouts to reveal either an accessory or a Blume baby with a removable swaddle and a color-changing diaper. Each sprout garden turns into a playset full of 25 surprises. There are three babies guaranteed in each set and 50 styles of babies in total.
Hands Full is endless, tangled fun for the whole family. The challenge is to keep your hands full while you jump, high five, shake, dance, twist and more. Hang on tight—don't let go, or you lose! Master your moves in SOLO Mode, play together to beat a twisted challenge in TEAM Mode, or get competitive as you play to be the last one standing in SURVIVOR Mode. With 3 games in one, 15 fun moves and over one million crazy combinations, this interactive family game always gets out of hand.
Compete with friends and family to do challenges while wearing goggles that flip your vision upside down. Players will be laughing for hours as they struggle to do simple tasks like writing their name, connecting dots, giving high-fives and more! Players are encouraged to create their own challenges and share them on social media with the hashtag #UpsideDownChallenge.