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    43 Of The Best Toys And Games To Buy On Black Friday

    Cross the kids off your list for a fraction of the cost.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    Black Friday, the day when almost every store has deals (more than you could ever conceivably look through in an ENTIRE LIFETIME), is here.

    We waded through mountains of bargains for you and found some of the best deals in every category.

    FYI — deals can move quickly. We’ll do our best to keep this post and imagery as up-to-date as possible, but we can’t catch everything immediately. Check back throughout Black Friday (and Cyber Weekend) to see our latest updates as the deals change!

    1. A Barbie DreamHouse for 20% off — a house that pretty much has it all including a pool, slide, working elevator, lights, and sounds.

    Target

    Promising review: "This dream house is simply amazing and easy to put together. Such a cool dream house with the lights, music, slide, elevator, etc. Very well done and the kids play with it for hours. Nice job Mattel! If you’re thinking about buying this, do it!" —J2

    Get it from Target for $159 (originally $199).

    2. A soft foam blaster for 53% off with an electric motor that automatically readies the next ball after the previous one is launched.

    a teenager holding the blaster
    Walmart

    Promising review: "This blaster is perfect for my son to use during our Nerf wars. We have already enjoyed a handful of wars and he is loving it!" —Kimberly Worley

    Get it from Walmart for $27.97 (originally $59.99).

    3. An L.O.L. Surprise! doll house for $70 off in case their dolls are looking to setup shop in a place of their own instead of the bottom of the toy box.

    the doll house
    Target

    Promising review: "My 5-year-old is in LOVE! She said that this was the best day ever! The house is quite impressive! It took me about 1.5-2 hours to put together but I was doing it by myself. If you have someone helping (an adult that is lol my daughter was trying to help and was just giving me all the wrong things) it would probably go faster. AND, if you have an electric screwdriver it’s much easier! Lots of screws!" —CSei2011

    Get it from Target for $159 (originally $229.99).

    4. Monopoly Space Jam edition for 59% off ready to be the first game played on the next ~family fun night.~

    Space Jam monopoly
    Amazon

    Promising review: "Me and my kiddies had a blast playing this game! There’s a basketball hoop that attaches to the game which makes it even more fun! The rules are slightly different for instance you don’t just collect $200 at “GO” in this game you actually have to shoot the ball in the hoop for the money. Very fun game, buy it! You won’t be disappointed 😊." —Elle

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99 (originally $26.49).

    5. A Goku figure for 55% off ideal for your Dragon Ball Z fan looking to expand their collection.

    the Goku figure
    Funimation

    Get it from Funimation for $8.99 (originally $19.99).

    6. 50% off a Throw Throw Avocado game, because who could resist the opportunity to throw squishy avocados at their friends and family? Plus, it can be played on its own or in combination with Throw Throw Burrito (which is also 50% off right now!).

    the game with two avocado toys
    Target

    Promising review: "My niece and nephew love Throw Throw Burrito so much, so when I saw this at Target, I couldn't resist. They actually liked the Avocado version better because of the Legs Duel (you have to stand back to back, take three paces, turn, but then you must throw the avocados through your legs). It's absolutely hysterical. I didn't think those foam burrito characters could get any cuter, but the little round avocados are every more charming. Obsessed!" —cindyw

    Get it from Target for $12.49 (originally $24.99).

    7. A Play Osmo kindergarten starter kit for 60% off that can connect to your iPad or Fire Tablet to help your child learn math, reading, vocabulary, and drawing skills through exploration and interactive games.

    the set
    Play Osmo

    Ideal for ages 5–10, this kit is designed to teach: 

    - Number sense and math confidence

    - Spatial sense and visual acuity

    - Reading and vocabulary

    - Coding fundamentals

    - Pattern recognition

    - Sequencing and loops

    - Computational Thinking

    - Creative coding

    - Collaboration and teamwork

    - Hand-eye coordination and self expression

    - Creative confidence

    - Visual thinking

    - Drawing detail & speed

    Get it from Play Osmo for $121.60 (originally $304).

    8. An Amazon Fire Tablet for 50% off so they can quit hogging your phone when they want to play a game. It includes one year of Amazon Kids+ that gives your kids access to over 20,000 apps, games, books, videos, Audible books, and educational content from PBS Kids, Nickelodeon, Disney, and more.

    the fire tablet in purple
    Amazon

    Promising review: "We love our tablet. My son is 3-years-old and loves all the videos and games — they're all educational! I get to set it up to where it’s age appropriate and I can also switch profiles to mine and do things on my profile. Pretty great device and he can play on some apps without Wi-Fi, which is an even bigger plus. Great purchase!" —Alyssa

    Get it from Amazon for $69.99 (originally $139.99; available in three colors).

    9. Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales for 40% off that any child (or adult) will absolutely love. It's a different story than in the film, but is full of action and challenge that'll keep them (and you) entertained for hours.

    Target

    This video game is for PS4. Pssst the PS5 version is on sale too!

    Promising review: "Amazing graphics and gameplay! Fits the feels and persona of Miles Morales, however the campaign itself is only 12 hours. I wished it was as long as the Spider-Man game from 2018, which was roughly 25 hours." —kasandra

    Get it from Target for $29.99 (originally $49.99).

    10. A Baby Alive interactive doll for 47% off so they can play doctor and figure out what's wrong with LuLu Achoo. She might have a cold which means it's time for a checkup. The doll's forehead and nose light up to indicate that they're sick. She even sneezes! But, a little medicine will fix her right up.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "It's more expensive than the others but worth it! She's so interactive the kids LOVE her! You take care of her. She lights up (forehead and nose) when she has a fever 🤒but they can take her temperature and give her medicine to relieve it. There's more fun stuff as well! Her eyes open and close and she makes noise." —Allyson Dostal

    Get it from Amazon for $27.98 (originally $52.99).

    11. A Super Mario Lego set for 20% off with a Super Mario figure that'll actually blink and make noise as they play with it.

    Two children playing with the Super Mario Lego set
    Amazon

    I bought this for my nephew last Christmas and he absolutely loved it. He's a big Super Mario fan and he loves building Lego sets which gave me the ultimate ~best aunt ever~ title (sorry to my other sister). He loves playing with this Lego set but he also adds other Legos to it, too. The tiny Mario coming to life with interactive sounds and facial expressions just catapulted my nephews imagination over the edge. He plays for hours!

    Promising review: "This set is great for one big reason — the Mario figure is awesome! I got this set for my for my 9-year-old nephew's birthday. As I watched him put it together, I was pleasantly surprised to learn that the figure makes sounds and even the eyes are digitally blinking. As a kid, I grew up playing Nintendo. Hearing the sounds of Mario jumping, bopping goombas, and escaping down pipes just made me feel happy. Now I’m seriously considering getting the set myself." —TakosTuesday

    Get it from Amazon for $47.99 (originally $59.99).

    12. A Tobi 2 smart watch for up to 19% off that's kid-friendly tech but shares similarities with other smart watch devices. They can take selfies, play games solo or with friends, and even track their steps.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $54.99 (originally $67.99 also available in black and red).

    13. A Na Na Na Surprise kitty cat camper for 21% off so they can take their Na Na Surprise dolls on a glamping adventure.

    the camper and accessories
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $75 (originally $94.99).

    14. Or, a Na Na Na Surprise fashion doll for 20% off complete with kitty purse.

    The barbie toy / The keychain
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $16.79 (originally $20.99).

    15. A Snap Circuits kit for 40% off to give young engineers a hands-on intro to how electrical circuits work while they figure out how to assemble over 100 ~working~ circuit projects with 30+ electronic parts that snap together easily on the included plastic grid. (No tools needed!)

    Amazon, amazon.com

    The kit comes with over 32 electrical components including snap wires, slide switches, an alarm circuit, a music integrated circuit, and a speaker. (Each piece is numbered and color-coded to make identifying them easy.) Plus, a plastic grid and a project manual with 101 different electronic projects.

    Recommended for ages 8+. Adult supervision advised.

    Promising review: "Bought this as a birthday gift for my 9-year-old daughter and she absolutely loves it! We’ve been having a blast snapping circuits together. The look on her face when when we made a working FM radio was priceless. The pictures make it easy for her to follow the instructions on her own too. I would highly recommend this product. It’s like interactive legos that help them learn basic electronics." —Mike

    Get a set from Amazon for $20.97 (originally $34.99; also available with 500 projects).

    16. A 5 Second Rule board game for 20% off but this time it's a Disney edition. They'll be able to prove they're the authority on all things Disney in only five seconds by being able to "name three Pixar movies that have fish." Hmm.... Finding Nemo...

    the board game
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon $19.99 (originally $24.99).

    17. A Got2Glow Fairy Finder for 13% off in case the child you're shopping for is enamored by the magic of fairies. Carry the jar around and find fairies to collect. Once they catch the fairy, they can feed, play, and care for it. Each jar can collect more than 30 fairies, with 100+ fairies to collect in total. Friends can trade fairies they collect, too.

    Target

    Get it from Target for $34.99 (originally $39.99).

    18. A VTech KidiGo basketball hoop for 20% off so your all-star can take it to the hole. The hoop comes with five game modes: free play, score challenge, time challenge, color challenge, and hot potato. The interactive headboard makes the games even more fun, and it's ideal for hours of solo or group indoor activity.

    Target

    Promising review: "I bought this for my grandson's third birthday. He loves playing basketball so this is a nice hoop for him. I really like the sound effects, and the hoop is durable." —Chocolate

    Get it from Target for $23.99 and Walmart for $23.98 (originally $29.99).

    19. A Hatchimals Crystal Flyer Pixie for up to 16% off they can make fly round the room with the wave of their hand. Fair warning, they just might believe they actually have magical powers.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Got this as a gift for my niece and she LOVED it! It has provided a lot of entertainment. Very durable." —Michelle

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (originally $31.99; available in three colors).

    20. A Little Tikes electric guitar for 28% off for the family rock star ready for the ultimate jam session. The guitar comes with four modes: play with the band, free play, solo play, or play any song (using Bluetooth). The best part is that parents can control the volume. 😌

    Target

    Get it from Target for $28.99 (originally $39.99).

    21. A rollin' Rovee for 50% off to help your little one have fun while learning the alphabet, counting, opposites, following directions, and more. It'll even play catch with them!

    Target

    Promising review: "Totally love this toy! It does so many different things from teaching colors, dancing, playing peek-a-boo, and more. Our 9-month-old granddaughter loved rollin' Rovee. It's definitely worth the money. Get this toy, you'll be glad you did. :)" —cheermomnny

    Get it from Target for $19.99 (originally $39.99).

    22. A Hot Wheels colossal crash track set for 15% off that they can pull the lever of to hit the jump or stay on the track. It's Hot Wheels biggest boosted set ever!

    a parent and child playing with the hot wheels track
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I got this for my 7- and 9-year-old boys for Christmas. I was a little worried that my 9-year-old would be too old for it, but I needn't have worried. They both loved it and still play with it almost daily nearly a month later. They love trying different cars on it and seeing which ones do best. I got this on a Black Friday sale, and it was definitely worth it." —M. York

    Get it from Amazon for $97.58 (originally $114.99).

    23. Beat That! for 50% off — a fun game for kids and adults with more than 160 challenges that test how much confidence they have in their own abilities.

    Target

    Promising review: "This is a game for all ages! The box contains challenge cards and all of the items you’ll need to complete them. There are 160 cards so you won’t get bored. Nonstop laughing!" —Melissa

    Get it from Target for $12.49 (originally $24.99).

    24. A Lego version of Luke Skywalker's X-Wing Fighter for 20% off so they can use the force to recreate their favorite scenes from Star Wars between rewatching all the films on Disney+. It even comes with mini figures of Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, and General Dodonna.

    Child playing with Lego X-Wing Fighter
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This was for my son and he loved it. I liked how there were a lot of stickers so it makes the feeling of the X-Wing more real. It is also very sturdy and doesn't fall apart." —Ben C. Schmitz

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99 (originally $49.99).

    25. A Lalaloopsy Scoops Wafflecone Silly Hair doll for 30% off with fun hair that bends every which way and styling accessories to change their hair in a variety of mix and match styles. They also come with a reusable salon play set for the full beauty shop experience.

    the doll and their matching cat
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $24.49 (originally $34.82).

    26. A Pokémon play set for 14% off that they'll be able to fold into a compact backpack that'll come in handy when they're trying to catch 'em all.

    Target

    Promising review: "Just the right size for 7-year-old. Light and not bulky. Used to store other figures and for self-contained play area." —BobbysGram

    Get it from Target for $29.99 (originally $34.99).

    27. A Rainbow High house for 20% off because their Rainbow High dolls have always wanted a home of their own, instead of a tiny spot at the bottom of the toy box. This pad is so nice, you'll wish you could shrink down and live in it yourself.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I've never owned a dollhouse before, but I’m glad this one was the first! It comes with tons of accessories, and theres enough space to add even more! I feel the instruments from the rockstar dolls would fit great in there too!" —Dylan

    Get it from Amazon for $159 (originally $199.99).

    28. A Beyblade strike battle set for 21% off with a motorized Beystadium, two battling tops, and two launchers that'll brings an entirely new intensity to this spinning tops game.

    Two kids battling their beyblades in the beyblade stadium
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $49.67 (originally $62.99)

    29. A Rainbow High color-change car for 40% off with eight different color options for your doll's new ride. It has wheels that move, working seatbelts, a steering wheel, and room for your doll to bring a bestie along on their next adventure.

    two rainbow high dolls in a car and color options the car can turn into including red orange yellow green blue and purple
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This car is amazing! For those wondering, this car has flickering lights, too! Just press the gold button on the bumper after the purple lights. The car also needs three AA batteries to operate. To place the doll in the driver's seat, move the steering wheel up a bit and slide them in." —Dana Heerman

    Get it from Amazon for $29.88 (originally $49.99).

    30. A nostalgic party game for 50% off that's inspired by Blockbuster, the video rental store that you'd go to on a Friday night to get two or three movies to watch over the weekend. *sigh* Those were the days.

    the game
    Target

    Promising review: "Great board game! I picked it up for Thanksgiving. Me and my family quote movies randomly so it's almost as if this game was made for us. I highly recommend for any movie fan!" —Alex H.

    Get it from Target for $6.12 (originally $12.25).

    31. A purse pet for up to 20% off because it's a purse that's actually...alive? Yes! They get a 2-in-1 combo with this animal bag. Not only can they keep their tiny treasures safe inside, but their bag is also a pet with more than 25 sounds and reactions including eyes that really blink.

    a child wearing the purse pet in leopard
    Amazon

    Promising reviews: "This is a very well-made purse. There is a battery back inside of the purse that takes up a good amount of space. The design is cute, and the talking and blinking is fun!" —Kim

    "I love everything about this purse. My 9-year-old granddaughter loves this purse. It's not big and doesn't hold a lot, but it holds enough for a 9-year-old. I'm happy with this purchase." —Sugarmaple120

    Get it from Amazon for $19.97 (originally $24.99 available in three styles). 

    32. A Monster Jam megalodon monster wash for 14% off so they unwrap a monstrous color-changing car wash fit for their favorite monster trucks.

    the megalodon car wash
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (originally $34.99).

    33. Rocky's Reuse It truck for 40% off that's inspired by an episode of Paw Patrol and comes with a collectible figure and accessories. They can help Rocky reuse materials and transform them into tools to save the day!

    Rockys reuse it truck with the rocky collectible figure
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This is so fun! My preschooler and toddler love loading the bin with 'recyclables' and dumping it into the truck, then 'transforming' the recyclables into new things! We like to load surprises in the back divider for the kids so that they don't know what they are 'transforming' the recyclables into, and they love seeing what pops out. The front forks also double as tool arms and can be equipped with the orange tools and angled outward for use. Lots of ways to play with this one!" —Tigergirl

    Get it from Target for $14.99 (originally $24.99).

    34. A beginner-friendly mini drone for 42% off so your kiddo can get in on high-tech flying at a not-so-high cost.

    a reviewer photo of the mini drone and included remote controller
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is a full-fledged quadcopter. It’s very easy to control. Smooth inputs equal smooth response. It’s fast and hover is rock solid. This is a great drone to get when you’re just learning to fly but experienced flyers will enjoy it also. It came with 3 batteries and I got a solid 5 minutes flying on each. Highly recommended." —A. Montgomery

    Get it from Amazon for $22.94 (originally $39.88). 

    35. A game of ~cat and mouth~ for 50% off because a pinball-style competitive game where you get to use tiny cat paws as slingshot to shoot balls through a cat's mouth just screams fun, or should we say ~meows~ fun.

    The game of cat and mouth set up ready to play
    Target

    Promising review: "This game is so easy to set up and extremely fun! My fiancé and I got it because we had some rainy days coming up and we wanted something fun to do. It definitely brings out your competitive side! Games can be super quick, but there are some rounds that seem to go back and forth for forever, but that just adds to the excitement. Definitely recommend! We have had games going back and forth for over a week now. Our cat even loves watching and sometimes sitting on the board and rolling the balls around" —Lindsay

    Get it from Target for $9.99 (originally $19.99).

    36. A multicolor LED Razor electric scooter for $40 off if your kid has a need for speed (but don't worry, it's not too much speed).

    a model wearing a helmet and riding the scooter
    Target

    Promising review: "Love it!! My sister loves it so much. She’s 6 years old but pretty tall lol! She says it goes fast and she’s 40 pounds. I’m 23 and 120 pounds and I tried it and it has a good speed even for me! Love it and the lights!! Amazing product! We have scooter weekends!" —Vanessa C 

    Get it from Target for $90 (originally $129.99). 

    37. A Funkoverse Marvel board game for 19% off for the comic-lovers who are always down for a good strategy game.

    the funkoverse marvel game
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I was not a Funko fan. I just had two normal Funkos before. But now, since I got this game (Funkoverse), I want to have more Funkos to play!! I wish they continue doing marvel characters. I really enjoy this game and how you can combine and play with other universes. giving five stars!!" —Luis I

    Get it from Amazon for $32.35 (originally $39.99).

    38. A refrigerator playset for 30% off because they've had their eye on a few kitchen appliances and this one has the built-in ice-maker feature needed for their imaginative play.

    A child playing with the refrigerator playset
    Amazon

    This little fridge comes with a working ice dispenser that drops plastic cubes and makes crushed ice and water dispensing sounds. It also includes 11 kitchen accessories including an ice cream cone, a milk carton, a bottle of ketchup, an orange, and more.

    Promising review: "I bought this for my 19-month-old who already has a play kitchen. She absolutely loved it! I plan on getting her the washer and dryer playset next. Hopefully, she'll have years of playtime with all these things." —ES

    Get it from Amazon for $34.88 (originally $49.99).

    39. An outdoor science lab for 28% off for exploring the creepy crawlies that lurk in the backyard, or under the couch.

    The outdoor science lab box
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99 (originally $39.99).

    40. A versatile 3-in1 sports set for 53% off your future MVP will love no matter what sport they gravitate toward. Plus, it's height-adjustable so it'll grow with them.

    a child model holding a basketball while standing next to a basketball hoop / soccer goal combo
    Walmart

    Promising review: "I love this 3-in-1 set. Bought it for my 18-month-old son and he LOVES being able to put the ball through the hoop. Quality construction and adjustable height make it easy to grow with him as he grows." —Will 

    Get it from Walmart for $29 (originally $59). 

    41. A remote control stunt car that'll zip its way into any thrill seeker's heart with 360 degree spins and ability to maneuver through any situation — carpet, hardwood, grass, dirt or gravel (even obstacles!)

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "My 6-year-old son plays with this every day since we opened it up! He has brought it to the neighbors to show it to them and everyone thinks it's such a fun little toy with all the tricks it can do. I am quite impressed with how easily it glides from concrete to the grass, and over obstacles without getting stuck. Hours of fun! —Rebecca A

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (originally $39.99; available in two colors).

    42. A talking microscope for up to 32% off for junior scientists who are curious about the little creatures we share the world with. It come with slides that you place under the microscope, then the microscope tells you a fact about that insect.

    A child looking into the microscope
    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $33.99 (originally $49.99; also available in Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, German, and French).

    43. A non-slip sprinkler mat for 55% off that's tough enough to handle loads of jumping and splashing from human and pet children alike.

    amazon.com, amazon.com

    Promising review: "The placement of the hose hookup is brilliant. It makes it lay flat with no trip hazard for the kids. It's very durable and I had no issue saying yes to this being used for a 'car wash' game. The more flimsy plastic mats wouldn't hold up to that, but this clearly had no issue handling it. I just hang it on the railing to dry and hook it up whenever he wants to play, the best and easiest heat-beater yet, and we have tried a lot! Not cumbersome to use, doesn't kill the grass since it's so easy to pick up each time, and holds a few inches of water for play to continue even if you turn the hose off for a while. Best summer purchase to date, I highly recommend it! Kids from new walkers to pre teens have enjoyed this splash pad!" —Kim P.C.

    Get it from Amazon for $26.95 (originally $60).

    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.