Mattel’s Barbie DreamCamper Playset is one of Walmart’s top picks for 2022. | Source: Walmart

We always say that you should shop early for the holidays, and this year is no exception!

While we’ll be unwrapping the Toy Insider‘s annual Hot 20 and Holiday Gift Guide on September 16, many of the nation’s top retailers have already begun to roll out their top toy picks for the season.

This week, Walmart unveiled its 2022 Top Toy List with 55 curated picks for the holiday season, more than half of which are exclusive to the retail giant. Top brands this year include LEGO, CoComelon, Jurassic World, Hot Wheels, L.O.L. Surprise!, PAW Patrol, Barbie, Magic Mixies, and more.

If you’re ready to start stocking up, check out Walmart’s full list of top toys below!

Source: Walmart


Related: The Magic Mixies Magical Crystal Ball Offers a Magical Fortunetelling Experience

*Prices may vary online, in-stores and in-app. 

According to Walmart, the company is stocking more than 1,400 new toys this holiday season, 500 of which are store exclusives.

Who’s ready to start shopping?

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James Zahn

James Zahn

James Zahn, AKA The Rock Father, is Editor-in-Chief of The Toy Book, a Senior Editor at The Toy Insider and The Pop Insider, and Editor of The Toy Report, The Toy Book‘s weekly industry newsletter. As a pop culture and toy industry expert, Zahn has appeared as a panelist and guest at events including Comic-Con International: San Diego (SDCC) Wizard World Chicago, and the ASTRA Marketplace & Academy. Zahn has more than 30 years of experience in the entertainment, retail, and publishing industries, and is frequently called upon to offer expert commentary for publications such as Forbes, Marketwatch, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, USA Today, Reuters, the Washington Post, and more. James has appeared on History Channel’s Modern Marvels, was interviewed by Larry King and Anderson Cooper, and has been seen on Yahoo! Finance, CNN, CNBC, FOX Business, NBC, ABC, CBS, WGN, The CW, and more. Zahn joined the Adventure Media & Events family in 2016, initially serving as a member of the Parent Advisory Board after penning articles for the Netflix Stream Team, Fandango Family, PBS KIDS, Sprout Parents (now Universal Kids), PopSugar, and Chicago Parent. He eventually joined the company full time as a Senior Editor and moved up the ranks to Deputy Editor and Editor-in-Chief.