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Last Updated: Wednesday, 11 October 2006, 12:31 GMT 13:31 UK
In Pictures: Top 12 toys for Christmas

Pixel Chisel Mall

The Toy Retailers Association has unveiled its "Hot Dozen Toys" for Christmas 2006 - among them this Pixel Chisel Mall.

Trivial Pursuit 90's

Its list features glamorous dolls, fast cars and plenty of other modern takes on old favourites.

Baby Born with magic eyes

The toys were drawn from a list of 72, and include this doll, complete with birth certificate, potty and "magic eyes".

Dr Who Cyberman

This Dr Who Cyberman mask turns the voice of the wearer into that of a Cyberman, as seen on the BBC TV series.

Cars Fast Talking McQueen

Another candidate for annoying the grandparents: the Car Fast Talkin' McQueen "speaks" 30 phrases.

Deal or No Deal Electronic Board Game

Manufacturers are hoping the electronic Deal or No Deal board game proves as popular as the show it is based on.

Bratz Forever Diamondz Assortment

Other toys are aimed at the older "bling" generation, including this Bratz doll with jewellery featuring a real diamond.

Let's Dance Barbie

A radio control means that the new Let's Dance Barbie can move in time with her owner.

Thomas Aquadraw

Thomas the Tank Engine is also back as Thomas Aquadraw - which draws on a special mat using a water-filled pen.

Paper FX

For wholesome fun, and just a bit of mess, the Paper FX Dream Weaver turns used magazines into decorations.

V.Smile Baby

Many of the toys boast a "learning experience", including this V Smile aimed at babies as young as nine months old.

Tamagotchi Connexion V3

The latest Tamagotchi, the craze from Japan, is another reinvented old favourite with a string of new games.

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