First sharks, now spiders. This year’s hot toys are a bit creepier than usual. Yellies are plush spiders that scurry in response to loud noises (like kids’ screams). The louder the sound, the faster they go.
2. SONY Playstation Classic
Monopoly isn’t the only new nostalgic game for Millennials. With the PlayStation Classic and its twenty games, Sony joins Sega and Nintendo in offering a mini version of a decades-old console.
3. Baby Shark
If you are a parent of small children, you will know Pinkfong’s “Baby Shark.” The song is an earworm that cannot be shaken, and now WowWee has embedded it in must-have, sold-out-everywhere, plush toys.
4. College Bowl Tickets
Tis the season for gifts and baking and decorations and…NCAA football bowl games. Tickets are flying for the New Year’s Six: Orange Bowl, Cotton Bowl, Sugar Bowl, Fiesta Bowl, Peach Bowl, and the Rose Bowl.