Toy Insider Editor-in-Chief Ali Mierzejewski joined ABC World News Now to give a sneak peek at some of the hottest new toys of 2021. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below.
A pineapple with a lot of feelings! Kids can explore emotion identification and expressions by playing with this tropical friend’s 26 changeable pieces, such as mouths, eyes, eyebrows, and hands.
This kit contains everything kids need to build a fully functional pinball machine. It also features easy-to-understand, illustrated instructions complete with experiments to help kids learn STEM concepts.
Squish and pull these little dumplings that are perfect for active hands. Squeeze their cheeks to pop out their unique personalities, with more than 50 possible reactions. Watch them light up and make sounds.
This dual-sided, portable art case makes it easy to keep supplies protected and organized on-the-go. Young artists can try new painting and coloring techniques with more than 65 pieces, including tools, paints, pencils, crayons, and more.
This kid-friendly digital camera lets kids create instant black and white photo printouts. It also features special photo effects, and takes panoramic photos. Kids can print out and color their own comic strips, games, cards, characters, play money, and more. The lens even flips up for selfies. This product will be available in the fall.