Toy Story is a popular movie series by Disney and Pixar, and is based on the thought, “what if toys had emotions just like us?” Children welcomed these movies as they could connect to the feelings between a toy and its owner. And adults loved them too, for the amusing storyline.
If your child relates to Andy from the movie and loves all his toys like they were living and breathing, then it could be a good idea to gift them some of the toys based on this movie. To help you know your options, MomJunction brings you this post on some of the best Toy Story toys.
20 Best Toy Story Toys
Make bath time fun for your little one with these Toy Story squirt toys. Featuring Buzz Lightyear, Little Green Alien, and a turquoise spaceship, these toys come in a compact size and are easy to grip for little hands. The squirting action of these toys lets your child have fun in the bathtub. Also, these toys come with friendly faces and measure two to four inches. The material used is BPA free and hence safe for kids.
This talking Forky figure reminds your child of the cartoon character from Toy Story 4. The toy is designed to resemble the movie character and comes in neat packaging with an exposed lever to test the toy before opening the package. This figure plays 15+ movie phrases and can be operated through a lever at the back, which also changes the facial expressions of the toy. The arms are flexible, but the fingers are not. This toy is recommended for children aged three years and above.
Now your child can also make their own Forky toy, just like the one in Toy Story 4. The pack contains foam pieces, pipe cleaners, googly eyes, and other things to create a Sheriff badge, pom pom Bunny, Ducky, and your child’s very own foam Buzz lightyear. Children can have plenty of fun with this toy and experience the thrill of making their own toys. This toy is recommended for children above three years as it contains small parts.
These cute and colorful toys could be a hit with your toddler. This pack contains seven toys that include Toy Story heroes Buzz Lightyear and Woody, along with other characters such as Forky, Rex, etc. These are of the right size, designed to develop dexterity and imagination in your kids. Toddlers can easily hold the toys and role play with their friends. This toy is recommended for children aged 18 months to five years.
With this toy train set, your toddler can create a classic cowboy train scene. This 21-piece Lego toy set features Woody and Buzz lightyear figures. This train set is easy-to-build and has interesting features such as roofs that open, a cactus, lasso, and toy dynamite. Playing with this train set might help your child to develop fine motor skills and creativity. The train set is 7in long and is recommended for children aged two and above.
Hot Wheels brings this pack of five unique coveted character cars featuring the movie Toy Story 4. Each car is characterized by a detailed design that is inspired by the characters of Toy Story. If your child is a big fan of this movie, then these hot wheels cars could be one of the best gifts for them. Children can organize races and have an exciting play-time with their buddies with these toys, recommended for children aged three years and above.
This toy set comes with a Woody Minifigure, along with three green army men. Your child can follow the simple instructions in the guide to building a speedy RC car, one step at a time. This toy is recommended for children from the age of four and above with dimensions of 2 x 3 x 2in. It can also be used along with other original LEGO sets and LEGO bricks. So, your children can expand their creativity and have a good time with friends.
Here is a cute-looking, realistic Jeep wrangler for your child to cruise around in style. This Toy Story edition comes in colors and graphics used in the movie. It also has a pretend radio with character phrases and sound effects. This Jeep Wrangler can accelerate up to 5mph forward and 2.5mph in reverse. It also has power-lock breakers, parental control, and high-speed lockout. It can accommodate two children and is recommended for children from ages three to seven.
If your little one adores the character Boo Peep from the movie Toy Story, this action doll could be a bit hit with her. The design is highly flexible for realistic storytelling and comes with a tiny version of Giggle McDimples. Not only is this doll a look-alike of the original movie character, but it also comes with two outfits, a cape that can turn into a skirt, and her special staff. To make it more interesting, the toy also comes with a headband, bonnet, and hairbrush.
Inspired by the famous character from the movie Toy Story 4, this Mr. Potato Head toy is close to the real one. The size is suitable to hold and play for children. It comes with detachable pieces so that children can have fun mixing and matching them. Also, most of the parts are compatible with other mister and missus Potato Head toys. This toy is recommended for children from ages two and above.
Just like Mr. Potato Head, this toy features his loving wife, Mrs. Potato Head. The features similar to Mr. Potato Head figure, except that it comes with a cute handbag, a hat, and some cool spectacles. Recommended from ages two and above, this could be a good toy to play mix and match.
Remember the adorable dog Slinky, who is not only brave but also Woody’s best friend from the movie Toy Story? Well, this figure is quite close to the character and could become your kid’s best friend too. Children can pull the string tied to it and take the dog wherever they go. This toy measures 7in tall, and its body can stretch up to 5in. It is recommended for children aged 18 months and above.
Enjoy building a thrilling ring of fire with your child using this building kit from Lego. It has 120 pieces, which include Duke Caboom and Woody minifigures. This set can also be built together with all original Lego toy sets. The kit is easy to assemble, and your children can design their own stunts for pretend play. It is recommended for children aged four years and above.
BFFs’ Ducky and Bunny come hand in hand with this toy set. These are scented plush toys that can hold hands or come apart for individual play. Made of soft fabric, these toys could be great for cuddling and make excellent gifts for best friends. You can gift the toy set for your child and their BFF so that they can cherish the special bond between them, just like Ducky and Bunny. Recommended for children from ages three and above, these toys could be a hit if your children like the movie Toy Story 4.
This adorable mini Giggle McDimples pet patrol playset comes with Toy Story 4 story areas. It contains a mini car that drives around the set. The entire set can be folded into a badge and worn to become a Pet Patrol officer. To complete the playset, there is also a mini figure of Giggle McDimples. The product dimensions are 3.9 x 5.1 x 1.6in; it is recommended for children from ages 36 months to six years.
Build your own Carnival with this 230-piece building kit featuring characters from the movie Toy Story 4. It has all the pieces required to build a shooting game, large sign, laser cannon, a spinning ride with adjustable arms, an ice cream shop, etc. To add more excitement, it also comes with some of the famous Toy Story 4 characters such as Buzz Lightyear, Woody, and Bo Peep along with Ducky and Bunny. The easy-to-understand guide could come handy for children while building.
It contains 72 green army men in various poses, with some having working plastic parachutes. All of them come in a plastic bucket for storage. This toy set could be a good addition to your child’s Toy Story collection. Your children can also pretend to play army sequences with their buddies. Each army man oy measures 7.5 x 7.5 x 4.8in and is recommended for children aged four to 15 years.
“To infinity and beyond,” says the brave and disciplined space commander Buzz Lightyear. If your child adores Buzz from Toy Story, then this toy could be a delight for them. In this version, Buzz comes riding a spaceship with a pop-up front door to reveal Buzz, easy to glide wheels, compact and realistic design. The dimensions are 6.3 x 3.5 x 6.3in, and it is recommended for children aged 36 months to seven years.
We have kept the best to the last. This Woody figure is quite close to the lead character from Toy Story, who is adored by many kids. The toy comes with some features such as pull the string to hear phrases, and two ‘Try me’ and ‘mode on’ modes. If your child loves this cool cowboy, then gift this to give him a best friend for life just like Andy and Woody in the movie.
Does your child like Jessie, the sassy cowgirl in the Toy Story movies? If yes, this Jessie figurine could be a great gift to pick. The features, outfit, and expression of this figure are similar to those of the real character. The toy is 8.8in and comes with flexible hands, legs, and a detachable hat, which helps in effective storytelling. Recommended for ages three and above, this figure might become best friends with your little one and accompany them on their many imaginary adventures.
How To Choose The Right Toy Story Toys?
If your child is a fan of this movie series, then it could be a good idea to gift them some of these themed toys. Here are a few aspects to keep in mind when choosing one for your kid.
- Your child’s interest: You may want to know their favorite character before deciding which toy to buy.
- Type of toy: There are different types of toys, some to build and play, while some useful to pretend-play. Choose the one that is appropriate to your child’s age and one which they can play individually as well as in a group.
All the movies of Toy Story are a big hit with children, as they depict the adorable bond between children and their toys. Bringing home some of these toys might help your children relate to all the good things in the movie.