Can you believe that Christmas is just a few weeks away? My boys always know it’s that time of year when the Toys R’ Us Big Book of Awesome arrives in our mailbox! They pour over this book, circling gift ideas and adding things to their wish list for Christmas.
This year our Toys R’ Us guide showed up nice and early and I’ve found this book tucked away under pillows and in school bags. It’s just one of those parts of Christmas that is so loved at our house. The dreaming and wishing for gifts, planning ideas for other friends and family and just checking out all the new toys for the year.
I thought I’d share some of my boys favorite toys this year with you! Check out our list below and see if you find some new gift ideas for the kids in your life!
The Taylor House Favorite Toys R’ Us Toys
Xbox One Halo: The Master Chief Collection Bundle – The Xbox One and Halo: The Master Chief Collection Bundle provides you with everything you need to get started with an epic gaming experience. The console provides access to apps, music, TV, games and more, enabling you to pause games, walk away and return seamlessly. Operate with the wireless controller that features Impulse Triggers for accuracy that you can feel at your fingertips. The thumbsticks, D-pad and controls are streamlined, enabling you to execute movements and combinations effortlessly. Communicate with players around the world and listen to clear audio effects with the included chat headset, which features hands-free mute and volume controls. Halo: The Master Chief places you on over 100 maps to complete 45 campaigns that follow the entire Master Chief story line and even grant you access to Halo: Nightfall.
Pixels Movie : In Pixels, when intergalactic aliens misinterpret video-feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war against them, they attack the Earth, using the games as models for their various assaults. President Will Cooper (Kevin James) has to call on his childhood best friend, ’80s video game champion Sam Brenner (Adam Sandler), now a home theater installer, to lead a team of old-school arcaders (Peter Dinklage and Josh Gad) to defeat the aliens and save the planet. Joining them is Lt. Col. Violet Van Patten (Michelle Monaghan), a specialist supplying the arcaders with unique weapons to fight the aliens.
Anki Overdrive : Battle it out in a dynamic race for survival with the Anki OVERDRIVE Starter Kit. Use your mobile device (not included) to take control of robotic Supercars that can engage unique weapons and power-ups to achieve victory against your opponents. Adjust your Supercar’s speed, weapons and defenses through in-game upgrades and discover the best combination to succeed. Whether challenging your friends or going up against the tough AI-controlled Commanders, you can fight for the finish on a variety of exhilarating battlefields, each constructed using the included racetrack pieces. Cross the finish line and leave your competitors in the dust with this futuristic take on racing.
Be sure to check out our Christmas Shopping list printable from last year while you’re hear!