Looking for a Great Kids’ Gift? These 10 Unique Toys Are Sure To Delight!

Need ideas for gifts? Peruse our picks of the best unique toys sure to please any child looking for something fun and new. There are plenty of top unique toys for both boys and girls!

The best way to catch a child’s attention is to surprise him or her with something new and different, and what could be better than unique toys to add to their collection? Kids are naturally happy and gleeful little creatures, but nothing compares to their reactions when receiving a new toy, especially one they have never played before.

You may notice that today, we see more kids holding a phone in their hands rather than a toy, and it is partly true. Is it due to the large selection of games and apps? The ever-changing graphics that keep their attention at peak? The colorful and popping designs? We don’t know for sure, however, we know that appealing to generation Alpha needs more effort than with theprevious generations.

If you have a kid you want to amaze, here are the best unique toys to choose from!

Best Unique Toys for Creative Kids

Simon Optix Game 2 Pack

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Watch, remember, repeat! The Simon Optix game is a futuristic game that kids can play solo or with their friends. This wearable electronic game of lights and sounds is perfect to train children’s memory. They only need to set the headsets to Synch Mode and repeat the random patterns of lights by moving their hands in the right order.

Don’t miss a beat, the sequences become more challenging as the game goes on. Fun times guaranteed!

  • Age: 8+
  • Price: $44.99

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Rubik’s Crew: My Little Pony Pinkie Pie Edition

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My Little Pony toys are all-time favorites with many kids – and even grown-ups. If the child you know is one of its fans, they will be delighted with this 2×2 puzzlehead designed like Pinkie Pie. Who knows, this simple puzzle game might be the starting point of a future Rubik’s Cube World Champion career.

You can place Pinkie Pie on the included display stand body once the game is completed.

  • Age: 8+
  • Price: $12.99

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Play-Doh Burger Barbecue Set

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It’s BBQ time! To teach a kid the art of the grill without exposing them to fire hazards, this Play-Doh Burger Barbecue Set is your answer.

Raise the next generation of creative cooks with this set of tools, including a grill book-mold, decorator tool with rail, plastic knife, roller, spatula, 2 plates and 5 cans of Play-Doh.

In this make-believe game, kids will create their own hamburgers, buns, hot dogs, onion rings, fries, toppings and condiments. Watching them serve their masterpieces to all members of the family will be an uplifting sight for everyone!

  • Age: 3+
  • Price: $9.99

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My Little Pony: Decorate Your Own Pony

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Calling allcreative kids and future artists, we have a canvas for you to fill. There are many My Little Pony characters, but how about one that comes straight outta the fantasies of a child?

Kids can now design their own unique toys by liberating their imagination: disco-ball pony, graffiti-ed pony, or striped and dotted pony, get crazy and create! Kids have so much fun creating their customized pony that they might want to start their figurine collections.

Perfect for a kid’s first craft project.

  • Age: 3+
  • Price: $4.99

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Best Unique Toys for Warriors

Marvel Captain America Blaster Reveal Shield

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Avengers, assemble! Bring out the hidden hero in every child by granting them the power of Captain America’s indestructible shield. To protect the Earth and establish justice, push down the star button and watch the Blaster Reveal Shield open. A hidden blaster will be revealed, unleashing the true power of this ultimate weapon.

Protect yourselves: The Civil War begins now!

  • Age: 6+
  • Price: $19.99

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Best Unique Toys: Nerf Rival Face Masks

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An intense Nerf war calls for face protection and mask identification. Join Team Blue or Team Red by wearing one of these Nerf Rival Face Masks and get ready to shoot your enemy down.

The masks have elastic bands and a breathable design to keep you comfortable during your battle.

  • Age: 14+
  • Price: $14.99

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Marvel Black Panther Vibranium Power FX Mask

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You’re now officially part of Wakandan royalty. Fearlessly defend your kingdom and protect your people with this Black Panther Vibranium Power FX Mask.

This mask is no ordinary one: Its amazing features step it up to an artful piece of combat: flip-down lens, fixed and pulsating light effects, and awesome movie-inspired design. Unique toys for unique kids!

  • Age: 5+
  • Price: $19.99

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Best Unique Toys for Groups

Caught On Tape

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Be prepared to laugh your heart out, because this is a game that will get more than a few giggles out of everyone playing. Caught On Tape is one of the most hilarious unique toys on the list. You might find yourself naming strange inventions, shouting confusing pet names, or listing irritating celebrities. Pull a piece of tape to spring the randomizer, and quickly come up with the term that fits your category. If you take too long to answer or draw a blank, other opponents get to stick a piece of tape on your face.

Be quick and don’t get yourself into a sticky situation!

  • Age: 12+
  • Price: $19.99

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Pie Face – Disney Olaf’s Frozen Edition

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Let it go and turn your face into a creamy version of the beloved Olaf! This game gives the traditional pie face game a chilly twist with its Frozen adaptation.
Expect a lot of giggles and splashed cream as players take turns spinning the spinner and sliding the heads through the Olaf mask. All depends on your luck, you might be spared or you might get hit right in the face.
  • Age: 5+
  • Price: $19.99

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Disney Song Challenge

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Grab your mic and get ready to groove! If the kid you’re surprising is a Disney fanatic, they will have the chance to challenge their song expertise with this Disney game. To play, grab a card from the deck and flip it to reveal a Disney song. Thefirst player to jump up and sing the song correctly wins the round.

But here is the twist: If the player messes up, they must spin the Wheel of Fun and perform a designated silly action! This is a brilliant game for all aspiring singers to have fun and memorize their Disney songs.

  • Age: 10+
  • Price: $19.99

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What do you think of these unique toys? Do you have a favorite? What are the games you used to play when you were a kid? To reminisce over past games and toys, read our next article about The Absolute Best of the ’90s: Toys and Games Edition. Need a toy for a much younger kid? Check out this roundup of best toys for a 1-year-old.

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