The toy of the year is the most cherished prize for any company that will build the fortunes for that year. For over 50 years families have been blasted with consumerism Christmas and each year the toy of the year is getting more expensive. With Black Friday looming ever so close, there will once again be that elusive toy that every kid wants, the trend suggests that electronic toys are on the upswing in the past few years. In the coming few weeks we will find out which depleted stocked toy will turn many a parent into a bidding frenzy and pay top buck for bragging rights. Many of the toys of the year still have staying power after all these years and have become classics. Are you caught up in the hype yet? Christmas is not that far away.