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Construction Dream Toys 2012 – Top 8 Christmas 2012 Construction Toys

Dream Toys 2012Here we have the Construction Dream Toys 2012. This is the Top 8 Christmas 2012 Construction Toys and its no surprise that this toy selection is very LEGO biased (my favourite 😉 ).

Every year the Toy Association of Britain decides on the toys they feel are going to be the most popular for christmas and this year is no different. Below you will find the top eight toys with a construction style, so lots of LEGO! But LEO don’t have it all their own way as there are some fantastic toys from Character Building and Mega Bloks too.

1 – Character Building Deadly 60 Steve Safari Play-set – Character Options

Character Building Deadly 60 Steve Safari Play-set
With this excellent set from Character Building you can help Steve go on his safari. Character Building Deadly 60 Steve Safari Play-set is really good value for money and includes loads of things for you to build.

You get a really detailed playset that includes a Steve Backshall CB Micro Figure a Jungle Jeep and an exclusive Lion that is seriously deadly!

You can connect this playset up to the other Character Building sets.

2 – LEGO City Mine – LEGO

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This is the biggest set in the new LEGO City Mining range of sets and its flipping fantastic. It really is crammed full of great things to build and play with.

You get a Truck a Train, a Crane and even a drilling machine to go with your rockface and mine. Loads of Accessories and a good host of LEGO Minifigures will make this a really entertaining set that will keep your children busy for years.

Click here for my full review of the LEGO City Mine

3 – LEGO DC Universe Super Heroes Batwing Battle Over Gotham City – LEGO

LEGO DC Universe Super Heroes Batwing Battle Over Gotham City
With the new Batman film bringing a boost to interest in the Dark Knight, LEGO have obliged with an excellent range of super comicbook hero toys. The LEGO DC Universe Super Heroes Batwing Battle Over Gotham City set as well as being quite a mouthful to say is actually quite a flipping stonkingly good set.

You get two vehicles, which really does mean instant fun, with your Batman and his Batwing you can chase the Joker as he tried to get away in his bight green helicopter, great suff for Batman fans.

4 – LEGO Friends Olivia’s House – LEGO

LEGO Friends Olivia's House
This new (well not that new anymore) LEGO Friends range of LEGO toys just for Girls has been a massive success with Girls and round the world. This LEGO Friends Olivia’s House is one of the larger sets and it comes with three LEGO Friends Mini Dolls.

You of course get a huge two story house for Olivia to live in wich coes with a lovely white picket fence and loads and loads of nice accessories which makes this a really nice set for your LEGO Friends Collection.

5 – LEGO Monster Fighters The Ghost Train – LEGO

LEGO Monster Fighters Ghost Train Christmas Toys 2012
Another new range from LEGO is the frightful LEGO Monster Fighters and one of the best (IMO) is this LEGO Monster Fighters The Ghost Train.

Not only do you get this great Train with three carriages you also get a fantastic plane to play with and build too, coming with loads of Minifigures and even glow in the dark sections this is a great toy for your LEGO collection.

Click here to read my full LEGO Monster Fighters The Ghost Train review

6 – LEGO Star Wars Desert Skiff – LEGO

LEGO Star Wars Desert Skiff
A Construction toys list wouldn’t really be complete with out the ever present LEGO Star Wars range and I have to say their new sets for this years are fantastic, they have been re-visiting some of the older films and some of the vehicles and scenes that have been sorely missed.

This LEGO Star Wars Desert Skiff being one of them and it really is fantastic You get a desert creature and a perfectly design hovering Desert Skiff along with four LEGO Minifigures and I’m happy to report these inclue the brilliant Bobba Fett, which in himself will make this set very popular indeed.

7 – LEGO The Lord of the Rings The Mines of Moria – LEGO

LEGO The Lord of the Rings The Mines of Moria
Yet another new range from LEGO brings us the fantastic LEGO The Lord of the Rings The Mines of Moria. I’m a life long fan of Lord of the Rings so this set really sings to me, I’d love it for Christmas.

With loads of Lord of the Rings Minifigures and some great elements of Balins tomb from the Mines of Moria, fans of the movie will be well happy with this LEGO The Lord of the Rings The Mines of Moria set.

8 – Mega Bloks Halo Countdown – Mega Brands

Mega Bloks Halo Countdown - Mega Brands
Bringing up the rear in this top eight Construction toys list, is the most excellent offering from Mega Bloks Halo range, the Mega Bloks Halo Countdown. With a huge launch gantry and a fantastic UNSC Sabre space plane.

You get six Mega Bloks Halo figures to play with this set and with over 1200 pieces this will keep you busy for a good long while, loads of play potential in this Mega Bloks Halo Countdown set.

So there you have the top eight fantastic Construction Dream Toys 2012 the very best of Christmas 2012 Construction Toys.

If this has whet your appetite and you’d like to larm ore check out the rest of the Christmas toys here and below you will find some of the other dream toys I think you may be interested in.

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Simon

LEGO Loving father of two Simon, loves his family, playing, eating well and learning about new cool stuff. He very much like to help others and getting to play with toys with his kids while helping you find ace toys is a massive bonus! Check him out all around the tinterwebs on or Facebook or Twitter.