walmartWalmart has released its Chosen by Kids list, which features the top toys of the year as chosen by 1,000 kids. The retailer asked them to choose their favorite toys from among the newest items by Hasbro, Mattel, Spin Master, and Zing. For consumers’ convenience during this upcoming shopping season, the list is organized by gender and age, as well as by the categories Future Foodies, Veterinarians in Training, Dreaming Design Stars, and Adventure-Seekers in the Making.

Future Foodies consists of toys that inspire kids to get creative in the kitchen; Veterinarians in Training includes toys for both real and imaginary animal-lovers; Dreaming Design Stars offers play sets that let kids create and decorate a wide range of projects; and Adventure-Seekers in the Making features action-packed toys for kids who love movement. According to Walmart, the Chosen by Kids list offers a glimpse of what kids might want to be when they grow up.

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