Some of your favorite toys are celebrating big birthdays this holiday season. Toy Insider Editor-in-Chief Marissa DiBartolo stopped by Your Life Arizona to show off some great new toys with special anniversary editions. 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.
- Harry Potter turns 20 this year, and we can celebrate two decades of magic with awesome toys that turn muggles into wizards!
- Kids can now train like a wizard with the Harry Potter Wizard Training Wands.
- There are 11 different spells for kids to learn and master using the included spell training guide.
- The wand recognizes movement to know when kids have cast their spells. The wand provides sound feedback that the spells have been cast correctly.
- Each wand includes five modes of play: two modes of standalone play and three modes to play with a friend. The light-up button allows them to select which mode to play.
- The assortment includes Harry Potter’s wand, Albus Dumbledore’s wand (i.e. The Elder Wand), and Lord Voldemort’s wand.
- Ages: 8+
- MSRP: $24.99
- Available: Target, Walmart
LEGO CLASSIC BRICKS ON A ROLL (LEGO)
- Celebrate 60 years of brick building with this limited edition anniversary set.
- Put your LEGO creations on wheels with this exciting LEGO Classic toy, featuring a wide selection of wheels and tires in a variety of colors and sizes, plus a colorful selection of LEGO pieces, including bricks, shapes and eyes.
- This set makes a great addition to existing LEGO sets and includes age-appropriate building instructions that will help your child discover their creative building skills.
- Ages: 4+
- MSRP: $25.00
- Available: Walmart
MARVEL RISING ACTION DOLL COLLECTION (HASBRO)
- The Marvel MCU celebrates 20 years of iconic film franchises this year.
- The Marvel Rising Secret Warriors are true heroes ready for action.
- The poseable dolls are inspired by Disney Channel’s animated movie Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors.
- Each doll is poseable with multiple points of articulation and comes dressed in their hero suit and includes their own accessory.
- Collect all of the teen hero dolls from Marvel Rising, each sold separately.
- Ages: 6+
- MSRP: $19.95-$24.95
- Available: shopdisney.com
DISNEY MICKEY MOUSE 90TH ANNIVERSARY STEAMBOAT WILLIE FEATURE PLUSH (JUST PLAY)
- Celebrate 90 years of Mickey Mouse with the Disney Mickey’s 90th Anniversary Steamboat Willie Plush!
- Steamboat Willie Mickey is a classic to treasure.
- Press Mickey’s hand to watch him sway along to the iconic Steam Boat Willie song.
- Mickey comes dressed in the signature Steamboat Willie outfit with matching Captain’s hat and he even holds a felt ship wheel in his hands.
- Mickey is made with super soft fabrics and exceptional character detail.
- The perfect gift for kids and collectors alike.
- Ages: 3+
- MSRP: $24.99
- Available: Target
CABBAGE PATCH KIDS 35TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION VINTAGE KIDS (WICKED COOL TOYS)
- As we celebrate 35 years of one of the most iconic brands of today, the adorable 16-inch Vintage Cabbage Patch Kids feature the style and lovability that started it all!
- The Vintage CPK Collection features adorable retro dress fashions and the original Cabbage Patch Kids yarn hairstyles made famous more than three decades ago.
- Open your heart and take the Oath of Adoption with a Cabbage Patch Kid of your own.
- Each Kid comes with an adoption certificate.
- Ages: 3+
- MSRP: $39.99
- Available: Target, Amazon