It happens every year; there's always at least one toy that becomes insanely popular. Every kid has it on their list, but will Santa be able to deliver?

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Oh, and I know what you're thinking. Why are we talking about Christmas gifts and toys already? First, shush. Second, retailers are ALREADY announcing sales, and stores are ALREADY selling out and struggling with restocks.

That's not to mention, there are tons of people who get their holiday shopping done as early as possible. Organized people. I don't know any, but I hear they exist.

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This year, several toys may be difficult to find. It's not only because they are so popular, but also because of supply chain issues, labor shortages, and shipping problems, according to

The Hottest Toys Of 2022

I did a little digging, because I have no mini humans and otherwise wouldn't know; I found which toys are the ones kids are really going NUTS for this year. I've put together a list, (with food for your eyeballs - pictures) so you're in the know, and can giddyup on the gettin' because the sun ain't gonna shine for long.

Hard To Find Toys This Year For Christmas In ND

Here's what you might not be able to put under the tree.

I'm sure there are a few more I'm missing, but there you have it; those are the hot sellers this year, and very well could end up being nearly impossible to find. You might want to get going on your holiday shopping so your tree doesn't end up looking a little bare.

Anyway, good luck, or rather, happy hunting!



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