a collage of Amazon's top toys

Amazon's top 10 Christmas toys list is sure to save you hours of Christmas shopping.

Christmas 2021 is coming and we're certainly getting into the spirit of things. Yet alongside the merriment of the festivities comes the annual hunt for the best presents for kids. And it's often no easy task, especially when little ones overload their Christmas list with the majority of this year's top Christmas toys (opens in new tab).

Thankfully Amazon have come to the rescue - giving us their top 10 toys of 2021. The online retailer has sorted and sifted through thousands to give us some of the hottest new products, plus classics like LEGO and Polly Pocket. Their selection is set to fly off shelves in December and many are boasting some great Black Friday 2021 (opens in new tab) deals - including these Black Friday Barbie top toys offers (opens in new tab). So we recommend getting in there quick and adding to your basket before it's too late.

Amazon's top 10 Christmas toys - at a glance

L.O.L. Surprise! Movie Magic Studios - AMAZON |£146.99 £104.99 (SAVE £42) (opens in new tab) Squeakee the Balloon Dino - AMAZON | £79.99 £62.99 (SAVE £17.99) (opens in new tab) LEGO Super Mario and Luigi Starter Course - AMAZON | £49.99 £34.98 (SAVE £15) (opens in new tab) Paw Patrol Transforming Paw Patroller - AMAZON | £69.99 £55.49 (SAVE £14.50) (opens in new tab) Pictionary Air Harry Potter Family Drawing Game - AMAZON | £24.99 £16.99 (SAVE £8) (opens in new tab) Batman Bat-Tech Bat Cave - AMAZON | £119.99 (opens in new tab) Polly Pocket Rainbow Funland Theme Park - AMAZON | £48.99 (opens in new tab) Fisher-Price Linkimals Cool Beats Penguin -AMAZON | £35 (opens in new tab) Spidey and His Amazing Friends Marvel Web-Quarters Playset - AMAZON | £67.99 (opens in new tab) Little Live Pets Gotta Go Turdle - AMAZON | £37.85 (opens in new tab)

Amazon's top 10 Christmas toys for 2021

1. L.O.L. Surprise! Movie Magic Studios

Amazon's top 10 toys - L.O.L. Surprise! Movie Magic Studios

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Age suitability: 4 years +

The L.O.L Surprise phenomenon shows no signs of slowing down for Christmas 2021. Which is no doubt why it features on Amazon's top 10 toys list for 2021. Young fans of the brand will be blown away by this Movie Magic Studios set. It features 12 dolls kitted out in glamorous movie star styles. Plus 4 cinematic stages and a movie theater to stage several scenes in.

VIEW AT AMAZON | (opens in new tab) £146.99 £104.99 (SAVE £42) (opens in new tab)

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L.O.L Surprise! OMG SPICY BABE Fashion Doll - £31.99 £24.99 (Save £7) | Amazon (opens in new tab)
Spicy Babe is the big sister of fan-favourite Spice! Dress Spicy Babe. She boasts some stunning pink makeup and a sleek styled hairstyle plus 20 surprise fashion accessories for little ones to dress her up and play with.
L.O.L. Surprise! OMG Glamper Fashion Camper - £102.99 £71.99 (Save £31) | Amazon (opens in new tab)
This incredible 4-in-1 camper is sure to WOW little faces come Christmas morning. Perfect for their dolls to lounge around in - it features over 10 different pull-out hangout scenarios. Plus fabulous accessories like a DJ booth, cafe, bunk beds and even a fashion runway.

2. Squeakee the Balloon Dino

Amazon's top 10 toys - Squeakee the Balloon Dino

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Age suitability: 5 years +

This electronic balloon dinosaur is like having a real-life pet in your home. He boasts over 70 incredible interactive sounds and movements. And kids will love catering to his many requests - including petting, tickling and talking him out of being scared. The friendly green guy will make a fabulous toy for 6-year-olds (opens in new tab). Though note that batteries aren't included.

Amazon says: "This intuitive toy offers hours of entertainment as he dances, stomps and plays games like 'tug of war' and 'chicken'."

VIEW AT AMAZON | (opens in new tab) £79.99 £62.99 (SAVE £17.99) (opens in new tab)

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Squeakee 674 Balloon Dog - £28.99 | Amazon (opens in new tab)
Meet Squeakee - the fetching red balloon dog that will fast become your kid's favourite pretend pet. Feed him, train him and even pop him with the included pin. With over 60 sounds and movements to experience, he's one toy they definitely won't be bored with.

3. LEGO 71387 Super Mario Adventures with Luigi Starter Course

Amazon's top 10 toys - LEGO Super Mario Adventures with Luigi Starter Course

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Age suitability: 6 years +

Your little one's face will be a picture when they rip this open on Christmas morning. One of the best toys for 8-year-olds (opens in new tab) - build the course and watch their delight as the Luigi figure gives instant expressive reactions via the LCD screen and speaker. Their task is to earn those coveted gold coins by helping Luigi complete spinning seesaw and flying challenges. And you can expect to see a few of their other famous pals along the way. It's nice to see that a classic like Lego has remained such a hit amongst kids - with several of their products also featuring in the most popular toys list (opens in new tab) for 2021 too.

Amazon says: "Parents will feel a sense of nostalgia as old favourites are given a new twist - Super Mario’s Luigi Starter Course brings all the excitement from the digital-world into the real-world for family or solo play."

VIEW AT AMAZON | (opens in new tab) £49.99 £34.98 (SAVE £15) (opens in new tab)

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LEGO Super Mario Master Your Adventure Set - £49.99 £37.50 (Save £12.49) | Amazon (opens in new tab)
This Super Mario set comes with 4 iconic enemies to defeat like Larry and Bob-omb. Plus action bricks and a special pipe dash to help players build and create new levels to interactively catch the coins. A great expansion pack to aid the LEGO Super Mario Starter Course.
LEGO Super Mario Bowser’s Airship – £90 £67.50 (SAVE £22.50) | Amazon (opens in new tab)
Suitable for those 8 years and over, kids can use this pack to build Bowser’s iconic Airship for display or play. It also includes three figures plus a POW Black and Cannon Start Pipe. A great addition to the Starter Course set.

4. Paw Patrol Transforming Paw Patroller

Amazon's top 10 toys - Paw Patrol Transforming Paw Patroller

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Age suitability: 3 years +

Fourth on Amazon's top 10 toys list. Paw Patrol fans can join their favourite cartoon furry friends on a whole number of missions in this paw-some patroller set. When trouble strikes, they'll need to use the in-built ramp, pull the levers, and push the buttons to help launch the figures and vehicles into the air and out to the rescue.

Amazon says: "With the PAW Patroller, kids can use their imagination to join Ryder and the PAW Patrol on rescue adventures."

VIEW AT AMAZON | (opens in new tab) £69.99 £55.49 (SAVE £14.50) (opens in new tab)

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Paw Patrol Sub Patroller Transforming Vehicle - £41.26 £37.99 (Save £3.12) | Amazon (opens in new tab)
Kids can join Ryder on his exciting missions in this ultra cool Sub Patroller. It features flashing lights and sounds. Plus it shoots life rings to help save helpless baby animals. 3 x AAA batteries included.
Paw Patrol Marshall's Transforming Fire Engine - £15.99 £15 (Save 99p) | Amazon (opens in new tab)
Little hands will be enamoured by Marshall's epic fire engine - which if you push down fires water out of the cool cannon projectile. Perfect for imaginative action packed rescues for fans of the hit TV show.

5. Pictionary Air Harry Potter Family Drawing Game

Amazon's top 10 toys - Pictionary Air Harry Potter Family Drawing Game

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Age suitability: 8 years +

This special Harry Potter themed game is one of those Christmas games for the family (opens in new tab) that all members will enjoy playing. It's super simple - split into two Hogwarts teams and get drawing. Each player will first need to download the free Pictionary Air app where they'll sketch something from the Wizarding World. Connect the app to your TV and watch as their creations come to life on screen. An interactive and magical edition of the original game - we think it's definitely one of the best toys for 9-year-olds (opens in new tab).

Amazon says: "Fantasy continues to be a fan favourite as Harry Potter features on this year’s list with Pictionary Air Harry Potter, this magical twist on the classic drawing game is available exclusively on Amazon.co.uk."

VIEW AT AMAZON | (opens in new tab) £24.99 £16.99 (SAVE £8) (opens in new tab)

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Pictionary Air Drawing Game - £20.99 £9.99 (Save £11) | Amazon (opens in new tab)
Of course, those who aren't Harry Potter obsessed can't go wrong with the classic drawing game. Currently boasting a £7 saving on Amazon. The interactive edition allows you to draw in the air with the nifty airpen - which shows up on your TV screen for team players to guess.

6. Batman Bat-Tech Bat Cave

Amazon's top 10 toys - Batman Bat-Tech Bat Cave

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Age suitability: 4 years +

Some serious adventures will be had in this incredible DC Comics Bat-Tech cave. Little minds will be blown away by the gadgets and secrets of this 84cm cave. Think a Batcomputer, evidence lab and even a hidden escape door. A great toy for 5-year-olds (opens in new tab) and fans of the DC Comic universe.

Amazon says: "Other film franchise hits appear in this year’s must-have products with Spidey and His Amazing Friends and Batman 36" Transforming Playset both featuring."

VIEW AT AMAZON | £119.99 (opens in new tab)

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Batman Action Figure with Transforming Tech Armour - £12.99 | Amazon (opens in new tab)
A must have for Batman fans. Prepare for battle with super villians of Gotham in this stylish and powerful Tech Armour suit. A great addition to any action figure collection.
Batman Interactive Gauntlet - £19.99 | Amazon (opens in new tab)
Superhero play wouldn't be complete without Batman's awesome interactive arm gauntlet! It features two battle modes with sound effects and storytelling missions with cool lights and phrases. 3 x AAA batteries included.

7. Polly Pocket Rainbow Funland Theme Park

Amazon's top 10 toys - Polly Pocket Rainbow Funland Theme Park

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Age suitability: 4 years +

Little faces will certainly light up when they find this magical and multi-coloured Polly Pocket under their tree - one of the best toys for 4-year-olds (opens in new tab). The 30-piece play set promises all the fun of the fair with rides like the Ferris wheel and unicorn carousel to explore. And they'll certainly enjoy taking a spin on the epic rainbow roller coaster. Perfect for unicorn fans and those who love theme parks.

Amazon says: "Polly Pocket Rainbow Funland Theme Park also makes the list, offering theme park fun including a roller coaster, unicorn carousel and Ferris wheel, exclusively available on Amazon.co.uk."

VIEW AT AMAZON | £48.99 (opens in new tab)

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Polly Pocket Pollyville Mighty School - £26.99 | Amazon (opens in new tab)
Recreate all the fun (and learning) of the classroom in this sweet Polly Pocket set. It opens up and extends to 3 floors of fun with 7 play spaces and 12 school accessories (bag, guitar, desk, volleyball net plus more). Perfect for exploring with the micro Polly and Nicolas dolls!
Polly Pocket Elephant Adventure Compact - £14.99 £14 (Save 99p) | Amazon (opens in new tab)
Open up and explore this compact animal kingdom paradise - that comes complete with a micro Polly and Bella doll. Check out the vet area, the tyre swing and rotating floor. And of course there's a few friends to help live out the adventure - an elephant, flamingo, penguin and more.