In past years it's been Tickle Me Elmo, Furby, the XBox 360 and last year it was the Hatchimal. So what is this year's hot Christmas toy? The L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise.
This toy taps into the popular unboxing movement by allowing children to peel back numerous layers of surprises, such as stickers, charms and outfit accessories, before uncovering a collectible doll.
The L.O.L. website says the Big Surprise, “provides the ultimate unboxing experience” with “50 never-before-seen surprises inside.” Those surprises are packaged inside the large, glittery copper ball, which doubles as a purse and retails for $69.99.
It's sold at Target, Walmart, and Toys ‘R’ Us, but starting looking today. RIght now it’s sold out on Walmart.com, ToysRUs.com and Target.com. You can find it on Amazon.com, but starting at $114.