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Top Holiday Toy Crazes of All Time

Top Holiday Toy Crazes of All Time

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The list of popular toys for the 2012 holiday season should look familiar to most moms and dads because they may have had a few of these brands in their own toy boxes.

One such toy is Furby, which ranks among the top holiday toy crazes of all time, with more than 40 million sold during its heyday. But there are other familiar brands this year, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Big Wheels to name two, as well as popular toys from last holiday season that have been updated for this year, such as Leapfrog's LeapPad 2.

So in the spirit of holiday nostalgia, click ahead to take a look back through the decades to see some of the biggest holiday hits of all time.

By Christina Cheddar-Berk
Posted 12 Nov. 2012

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