What are the best games and puzzles for children and families? Family games help build ties and bonds between siblings and parents. Great family games include Dobble, Monopoly (now available in many different versions) and Logo.
Physical games such as Pie Face, Toilet Trouble, Don’t Be A Donkey and Big Beard Battle are currently very popular indeed.
Educational games such as Rat A Tat Cat, Bananagrams and Pop To The Shops help learning with matching, counting and spelling as well as other strategies.
It’s very hard to predict what will be the next big trend. However, there are plenty of toys and games that have stood the test of time. Some of these reinvent themselves to remain relevant in a fast-moving world. Others create many different versions of themselves to appeal to niche markets. A great example of this is Monopoly.
Puzzles such as Rubik’s Cube have been popular for years. Jigsaw puzzles are always popular. 3D jigsaw puzzles add a new dimension.
Learn At Home Toys And Games Educational toys and games are a great way to learn when you’re based at home. Here’s our pick science and maths toys and games for kids of all ages. If you’re interested in any of these products, we’ve included links to Amazon [disclosure]. Educational Toys – Science MAD Chemistry… Read More »
Best Board Games and Card Games Here’s some brilliant board games and card games to play at home with the family. Playing games is a great way to have fun away from screens. Plus there are educational benefits such as taking turns, matching skills and learning strategies. You won’t be surprised to hear that board… Read More »
The Latest Toy Crazes For Kids Here’s our pick of the New Toy Crazes 2020. These are new toys that we think will be popular for boys and girls in 2020. We look at the latest, most-wanted new toys, kids’ trends, best-selling toys and toy award winners for our list of the toy crazes we’ve… Read More »
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Brilliant Travel Games Here’s our pick of the top games to take on holiday this year. Whether you’re in a caravan sheltering from the rain or a Greek taverna staying out of the sun, travel games are great fun on holiday. Everyone is relaxed and there’s time to fill. Good holiday games and travel games… Read More »
Most Popular Toys on our site in 2019 The Must Have Toys Blog Top Toys Top 10 for the last year includes seven games, two collectable toys and one interactive toy. These toys created the most interest on our site during 2019 (source GADWP 30/12/19). Just over half of them have also appeared on the… Read More »
What Are The Latest Crazes For Kids? Our pick of the New Toy Crazes 2019. We look at the most wanted new products, toy trends, best-selling toys and toy award winners for our list of toy crazes popular this year. If you can’t find any of these products locally, we’ve included links to Amazon [Disclosure].… Read More »
Top Toys For Christmas How To Spend It Well At Christmas is on ITV1. The first show was all about gadgets including scooters and hoverboards, the second featured must have toys for Christmas. It featured Stocking Fillers, Remote Control Cars, Connected Play Toys, Games, Dressing Up and Interactive Animal Toys. All links on this page… Read More »
What Are The Dream Toys 2019? Dream Toys 2019 are the annual Christmas toy predictions from the UK Toy Retailers Association. If you can’t find these toys locally, we’ve included links to Amazon where you can also check prices. Must Have Toys is an Amazon Associate which means we earn through qualifying purchases made via… Read More »
Tesco Top 10 Toys For Christmas 2019 What are the Tesco Top Ten Toys For Christmas 2019? Leading supermarket Tesco has announced it’s pick of the latest toys for kids this Christmas. If you can’t find any of these products locally, we’ve included links to Amazon where you can also check prices [disclosure]. Boppi The… Read More »
Top 12 Toys For Christmas 2019 What are the This Morning Christmas Must Have Toys 2019? This year, there are 12 top toys on the list from the TV show This Morning. Quite a number of these toys and games also appear on the Christmas Lists of other retailers like Amazon, Tesco, Smyths and Hamleys.… Read More »
Small Gifts For Christmas Here’s our pick of the best Christmas Stocking Fillers. They are toys, games and novelties that may be suitable for stocking fillers or smaller gifts this Christmas. Our selection includes presents for all ages so check age suitability carefully. Also see our page on Toy Crazes because these often make good stocking… Read More »