The official beginning of the 2009 holiday shopping season is only a few weeks away. Major toy and retail stores have started to announce their 'Hot Toys' lists; the games and toys that will be on many kids' wish lists this season. With today's challenging economy, the values of many kids' toys are being reduced to draw in more customers. One recent survey demonstrated that many consumers is going to be starting their holiday shopping a little earlier this year to make their funds stretch further.
There are numerous older kid's toys that are being brought back with bigger and more exciting features. You will find new boys' toys, girls' toys and toys for both genders. There are many girls and boys that have fun with the very same toys. Kids today are very aware of the toys currently available and have their opinions in regards to what they like and don't like. It sometimes can seem like a child's holiday gift list continues forever and knowing some of the most popular toys on the market today, helps gift givers decide on what gifts they'll be giving their loved ones.