Rainbow Loom dominates the TOTY Awards 2014.
The winners of the TOTY Awards 2014 were announced on the night of February 15 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. The TOTY awards are like the Oscars for toys.
Rainbow Loom, an arts& crafts toy by Choon’s Design, dominated the event picking up four awards including taking home the overall “Toy of the Year” award. The Spinning Machine by GoldieBlox took home the People’s Choice award. The event was a great way to kick off the 111th American International Toy Fair.
The event showcased all of the winners across 12 different categories. The winners were selected by the votes of retailers, media, and others within the industry. The “People’s Choice” award was selected by actual consumers.
Here’s the full list of winners:
Toy Of The Year: Rainbow Loom (Choon’s Design LLC)
Activity Toy: Rainbow Loom (Choon’s Design LLC)
Boy Toy: Despicable Me 2 Minion Dave Talking Action Figure (Thinkway Toys©)
Girl Toy: Rainbow Loom (Choon’s Design LLC)
E-Connected Toy: LeapPad Ultra (LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc.)
Educational Toy: GoldieBlox Spinning Machine (GoldieBlox™, Inc.)
Infant/Toddler Toy: Big Hugs Elmo (Playskool)
Innovative Toy: Zoomer (Spin Master Ltd.)
Game Of The Year: Boom Boom Balloon (Spin Master Ltd.)
Outdoor Toy: Razor Crazy Cart (Razor USA LLC)
Preschool Toy: Doc McStuffins Get Better Check-Up Center (Just Play)
Property of the Year: Minecraft (Mojang AB)
Speciality Toy: Rainbow Loom (Choon’s Design LLC)
Congratulations to all of the winners.