Best 2017 Toys – Action / Collectible / Construction

On this page you will find some of the best 2017 toys in the categories of Action, Collectible and Construction.  Each suggestion is the result of an electronic stroll through some of the best toy awards in the world, including the British Toy Fair, and the American Toy Fair.  Some have only just become available to buy!

Best 2017 Toys - Super Hero Girls Action Figure

BEST 2017 TOYS – ACTION:  DC Super Hero Girls Action Figure Assortment from Mattel

Unleash your power and explore your inner hero with DC Super Hero action dolls! Inspired by the powerful students of DC Super Hero High, the DC Super Hero Girls action dolls are ready for powerful fun.
Age: 6+

Best 2017 Toys - Quad Racerz

BEST 2017 TOYS – ACTION:  Bladez Quad Racerz from Hot Wheels

Hot Wheels fans will be able to fly and race 2.4GHz radio control quadcopters both indoors and outdoors, then connect a racing chassis to drive, drift and race. The Starter Set with quadcopter, drive chassis and handset will be available from September.

Best 2017 Toys - Zanimation Studio Pets

BEST 2017 TOYS – ACTION:  StikBot Zanimation Studio Pets from Brainstorm

Perfect for the budding creative director, the Stikbot Zanimation Studio is the ultimate animation scene creator. Complete with green screen and tripod, the Zanimation studio enables one to create, record and edit animation via a smartphone application. Let the imagination run wild as stories and ideas are brought to life.
Age: 4+

Best 2017 Toys - Barbie Fashionista

BEST 2017 TOYS – ACTION:  Barbie Fashionista Doll from Mattel

Each Barbie Fashionistas doll has her own look and style — from casually cool to boho bold, all of the fashions are inspired by the latest trends! With added diversity and more variety in styles, fashions, shoes and accessories, kids everywhere will have infinitely more ways to spark their imaginations and play out their stories.
Age: 3+

Best 2017 Toys - Pop! Funko

BEST 2017 TOYS – COLLECTIBLE:  Pop! from Funko

Collect your favorite pop-culture icons from TV, movies, video games and more with Funko Pop! With licenses from Disney, Marvel, DC and more you will be amazed at what is on offer.
Age: 3+

Best 2017 Toys - Surprise Chick

BEST 2017 TOYS – COLLECTIBLE:  Surprise Chick from Little Live Pets

Who will hatch out of your egg? Little Live Pets Baby Chicks are about to say hello! You’ll be attached as soon as they hatch!
Age: 5+

Best 2017 Toys - Surprise Dolls

BEST 2017 TOYS – COLLECTIBLE:  LOL Surprise Dolls Lil Sisters by MGA Entertainment

Find all 35+ collectible dolls! With each LOL, you get three layers of fun. As you unwrap the ball you’ll reveal a new mystery, hinting at which L.O.L. Surprise doll you’re going to get! And that’s not all! Feed or bathe your baby for an additional water surprise: she might cry, spit, tinkle or change colors.
Age: 6+

Best 2017 Toys - Lego Roller Coaster

BEST 2017 TOYS – CONSTRUCTION:  Friends Amusement Park Roller Coaster from LEGO

Head through the turnstiles to the amusement park and stand in line for the roller coaster. Slip into the front seat to switch on the light brick and off you go – wheeeeeeeeeeee! Then take a gentle ride on the Ferris wheel or head to the drop tower, pull down your safety bar and go spinning down to the ground. Afterwards there are photos to buy and food to share with friends. You won’t want your day at the Amusement Park to end!
Age: 8+

Best 2017 Toys - Lego Police Command

BEST 2017 TOYS – CONSTRUCTION:  City Police Mobile Command centre from LEGO

Be part of the action with the LEGO® City police as they stop the crook’s escape from the jail cell in the Mobile Command Center, featuring a detachable truck cab, room for two minifigures, monitoring room with screens, satellite dish, opening roof, side doors and rear ramp, storage area for the motorbike and tools and a jail cell breakout feature, plus the crooks’ ATV. Includes four minifigures and a police dog figure.
Age:6+

Best 2017 Toys - Neon 70Pc Set Magformers

BEST 2017 TOYS – CONSTRUCTION:  Neon 70Pc Set from Magformers

Dazzle your friends and share your creations with the all-new 70Pc Neon Set from Magformers. Using different magnetic shapes, create your favorite animals, towers and much more! The new Neon colors will make your designs pop and you’ll soon be the envy of all your playmates! Each geometric shape contains magnets that never reject, so you’ll always hear the Magformers click.
Age: 3+