​​My Friend Pikachu

Light-up cheeks and a cute voice make him the best snuggle buddy a Pokéball could capture.
Tomy. $29.99, tomy.com

Think & Learn Code-a-Pillar

This colorful hi-tech caterpillar can be assembled in endless combinations.
Fisher-Price. $50, fisherprice.com

Virtual Reality Space Expedition

He’ll embark on a virtual reality expedition in his own constellation-filled room. 
Uncle Milton. $44, amazon.com

Super Mario Maker 3DS

Your Super Mario fan will love designing her own courses and sharing them with other players.
Nintendo. $39.99, nintendo.com. Releases Dec. 2

Ultimate Baker Starter Set

Kids get an intro to baking with a kit featuring bowls that suction in place and a one-touch egg-cracker.
Real Cooking. $29.99, toysrus.com

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