Holiday shopping is already underway and Black Friday 2020 deals are hotter than they have ever been. From Live Little Pet to Baby Yoda and beyond, parents will find everything that they are looking for to make themselves the heroes of the season.
Wirecutter Deals editor Nathan Burrow says, “Toy sales during Black Friday are, in fact, worth your time—especially if you have any stock or shipping delay concerns. Buy it now to ensure it arrives in time for your holiday celebration.”
Check out of top picks of the year below!
1. The Child Plush Toy – Star Wars: The Mandalorian
Deal price: $20
Every little Jedi must have this lush Baby Yoda. Featured in the NYT’s 2020 Holiday Gift guide, this is definitely one toy that you want to get your hands on. With a faux suede coat and a soft, squeezable fill, the Force is unquestionably coming free of charge with this one.
2. Ubtech Jimu Robot AstroBot Series: Cosmos Kit
Deal price: $102
On sale for $102 for Black Friday, this robotics kit for beginners is a must-have. Ideal for kids ages 9-12, the Ubtech Jimu Robot AstroBot Series: Cosmos Kit offer a great coding interface and let kids build one stellar robot.
Deal price: $28
Looking for something that will excite the little architect/engineer in your life? Look no further than the MagFormers set of magnetic building shapes. The Wow House Set comes with 28 pieces to construct geometric homes. Best part, when play time is over, this set is easy to pick up and store.
4. Strider 12 Sport Balance Bike
Deal price: $80
The Strider 12 Sport Balance Bike is the top pick this year for the best balance bike. It’s strong, lightweight, easy to assemble, and the most adjustable option for kids ages 18 months to 5 years. This cool new bike comes in a variety of colors: blue, yellow, green, red, and yellow.
5. Lego Minecraft The Redstone Battle
Deal price: $32
If your kiddo is into both Legos and Minecraft, then this just might make the perfect gift. This deal is a great chance to snag the Lego Minecraft The Redstone Battle. The kit includes four mini figures with battle accessories, and more than 500 pieces for them to recreate off-line Minecraft battle.
6. Fisher-Price Linkimals Smooth Moves Sloth
Deal price: $29.82
Babies will be entertained for a good bit while they are testing the different lights and sounds on this sloth toy, and of course, you’ll love watching them learn. The songs and phrases will teach them about numbers, colors and the alphabet. The lights and music will also engage their developing auditory and visual skills.
7. VTech, Sit-to-Stand Ultimate Alphabet Train, Ride-On Train Toy
Deal price: $39.82
What parent and child does not love a VTech toy?! The Sit-to-Stand Ultimate Alphabet Train, Ride-On Train Toy is designed to grow with your little one, they can start out using this fun toy for floor play then ride it or pull it along as a wagon. They can push the buttons for songs and phrases, while the stackable letter blocks provide a sensory experience.
8. Little Tikes Princess Cottage Playhouse
Deal price: $116.39
Ideal for a backyard or play room, your kids will love having a house of their own. This little cottage will also help them grow their imaginations as they play.
9. The Floor is Lava Game
Deal price: $8.49
The popular Netflix show is now a board game that everyone in the family can enjoy. Jump from tile to tile and perform various actions, and don’t fall, because…the floor is lava!
10. VTech KidiZoom Smartwatch DX2
Deal price: $59.99
Everyone needs a smartwatch and VTech is making sure that kids have one that looks just like the adult version. Cameras allow them to take fun pictures and add effects, while the built-in pedometer encourages them to stay active.