NEW YORK (AP) — Which toys will warm the hearts of parents and kids for the holiday 2015 shopping season?
Holiday toys hit the shelves in recent weeks. And so far, just as in the past few years, there's no single hot toy emerging. But anything "Star Wars," life-like robotic pets and remote controlled toys should drive sales.
As the holiday shopping season kickoff starts over Thanksgiving weekend, toy sales will heat up.
The Associated Press has compiled a list of some of this year's expected hot toys and trends for 2015:
— The Black Series Kylo Ren Force FX Lightsaber by Hasbro: toy weapon makes light and sound effects. $199.99.
—BladeBuilders Jedi Master Lightsaber set from Hasbro: system allows kids to customize weapons. $49.99.
__The Force Awaken's BB-8 Droid by Sphero: remote-controlled robot that connects to an app. It changes expression and even perks up when given voice commands. $149.99.
— Star Wars Millennium Falcon RC Quad by Spin Master: remote-controlled version of the iconic ship. $140
—Little Live Pets CleverKeet from Moose Toys: interactive, singing and talking bird. He responds to voice. $59.99.