Today is Prime Day, and while that means you can grab some really great deals on things like office supplies, it also means deals on fun stuff.
All day long our Shopping team will be digging through the deals to bring you the highlights, and in this case, that means toys and games. We’ve compiled a mix of video games, items aimed at kids, and other fun gadgets. You can either get a head start on Christmas shopping or simply pick up some fun stuff cheap.
Don’t forget: In order to grab any of these deals, you’ll need to be a Prime member. You can start with a 30 day free trial now and decide how you like it. At least you’ll be covered for Prime Day. Be sure to check our Shopping category regularly for posts from now until the end of the day.
To help you have a little fun on Prime Day, here are some great deals on toys and games.
1. 31 Percent Off Fire HD 8 Kids Edition Tablet
As with the Kindle for Kids Bundle, the kid-focused Fire HD 8 is significantly discounted today. There are over 15,000 apps and games, many of them educational. Each comes in a kid-proof case in your choice of blue, pink, or yellow, and each is protected with a two-year replacement plan in case of damage. There’s also a deal running today where you can save 40 percent on a Fire Kids Edition when you spend $50 on LEGO.
Price: $89.99 (31 percent off MSRP)
2. 24 Percent Off PlayStation 4 Slim 500GB Console – Uncharted 4 Bundle
If, in all this time, you still haven’t managed to grab a PS4, today might be the day to do it. It’s about one quarter off today and includes Uncharted 4 in this bundle. In addition to the console itself, Assassin’s Creed The Ezio Collection is 27 percent off and Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands is 50 percent off today.
If you prefer, Xbox One S bundles are 35 percent off today, as well.
Price: $24.99 (58 percent off MSRP)
3. Up to 61 Percent Off Best Ride On Cars Mercedes Benz Push Car
Here’s a deal for the younger set. Teach your kids to dream big and get them their first AMG — it even says 6.3 liter on the side. The Red is 59 percent off today, while the black is 61 percent off. You’ll want them to match yours, right?
Price: $51.38 (59 percent off MSRP)
4. 31 Percent Off Discover with Dr. Cool Lunar Telescope for Kids
Speaking of teaching your kids to dream big, space is about as big as it gets. This lunar telescope will enable your kids to study the surface of the moon for nights on end. It only takes a minute to setup and comes with two different eye pieces for varying zoom levels. It even comes with a real piece of meteorite.
Price: $30.99 (31 percent off MSRP)
5. 37 Percent Off Nerf Rival Artemis XVII-3000 Red
Taking the fine art of Nerf gun wars to an artform, the Artemis is truly a work of Nerf art. It holds 30 rounds of high-impact rounds, which are fired through a fast-action rotating barrel. It comes with the 30 rounds, but in the extremely likely event some get lost, you can buy more here. The Artemis XVII-3000 Blue is only 28 percent off today, but still a decent bargain. You might also consider the Rival Face masks in matching red and blue.
Price: $28.49 (37 percent off MSRP)
6. 25 Percent Off Select Wilson, Louisville Slugger, and DeMarini Productsy
If your budding sports star is in need of some equipment, today’s the day to grab some. Soccer balls, basketballs, tennis rackets, and carrying bags are all on sale. Even a handful of higher-end baseball gloves are included in the sale.
Price: $7.75 and up
7. 30 Percent Off Tonka Steel Bulldozer Vehicle
Update: The Lightning deal on the Tonka truck may have ended, but 30 percent off the Kid Galaxy Mega Dump Truck looks to be an all-day deal.
A perennial favorite, the Tonka truck never seems to go out of style. Still built as tough as ever, kids of all ages will still get a kick out of these toys, which are guaranteed for life. In addition to this bulldozer, it appears the dump truck is 20 percent off today, as well.
Price: $17.49 (30 percent off MSRP)
8. 27 Percent Off Ozobot 2.0 Bit Starter Pack
As an introductory toy to the STEM fields, the Ozobot teaches the most basic concepts of programming by letting kids use colored markers to direct a robot. Each of the colors corresponds to an action, and with the included games, your kids can learn how to instruct machines, which could get them excited about future programing projects. Included in this starter kit is: Ozobot Bit in Cool Blue, USB charging cable, four Ozobot markers, two skins, DIY stickers, OzoCode reference sheet, OzoDice game and 20 additional activities.
Price: $43.96 (27 percent off MSRP)
9. Up to 35 Percent Off KidKraft Furniture
Prime Day includes a couple of really good deals on kids’ furniture. The first is this table and chair set for $33.59, perfect for activities and tea time. The main attraction is the Metropolis Train Table, which is going for just over $96 today. If you like the train angle but can’t spend that much, the Toy State Caterpillar Buildin’ Crew Set is 42 percent off.
Price: $47.98 to $137.63 (35 percent off MSRP)
10. 38 Percent Off Easy Playhouse
Playhouses are great for imaginative fun. This one takes a simple concept and manages to elevate the fun of a playhouse. Complete with all the features including opening windows and doors, this one is made of cardboard, so your kids can decorate it as they like. Expand their imaginations (and their home decorating skills) by giving them this fun and completely recyclable playhouse. Buy a few to have on hand so they can start with a new design at any time.
Price: $24.99 (38 percent off MSRP)