CHELSEA PIERS, Manhattan (PIX11) — With the holidays right around the corner, the popular gifts of the year are being reviewed by insiders and families. 

Interactive features and technology are a part of many of this year’s entries at the Toy Insider event at Chelsea Piers in Manhattan. Click here to see the Toy Insider’s list. 

Editor-in-chief Marissa Silva says they look for originality and uniqueness. “Inflation is hitting the toy aisle. Expect to factor in 15% higher prices. On our 3 hot hotlists, the average toy price is under $50,” she said. 

The Toy Insider magazine has been published for nearly two decades.