It’s safe to say unicorns have become a pretty major obsession. From unicorn costumes to unicorn onesies to Fingerling unicorns to unicorn games and unicorn sprinklers, the mystical and magical creature has a very real and lucrative hold on pop culture.
Are unicorns real? If you seriously have to ask, keep reading. Based on folklore, unicorns can only be captured by a virgin. So given those odds, we decided to instead go in search of the best unicorn-themed toys and games.
Around since antiquity, unicorns have made a huge comeback in the age of Instagram, where #unicorn now boasts over 12 million tagged photos. In turn, the one-horned wonder’s recent popularity has inspired products ranging from pool floaties to sushi rolls and Frappuccinos. We went looking for the best and discovered a colorful selection of woodland creature items for the glitter-and-rainbow loving children in your life.
Jojo will brighten your child’s day with a light up horn that cycles through a variety of colors. This magical pet unicorn responds to noise, motion, and touch with blinking eyes, head turns, and a bunch of cute noises. For ages five to 15.
The pink sparkly unicorn with iridescent sparkles on her arms and legs will even make you smile when you realize batteries are included. The best part: Fingerlings has more pets for your kid’s other nine fingers!
Gigi, a magical white fingerlings baby unicorn, loves hugs and kisses and holding onto your child’s fingers. With Gigi around, you can take a break while she entertains the kids with different reactions to being rocked, tickled, thrown, and more. Best for ages three and up.
The magic doesn’t stop there – Gigi also talks and will repeat what your child says in funny ways. From burps to toots to laughs, there’s never a dull moment. Of course, one expects nothing less from a unicorn.
Slime + unicorns = guaranteed favorite toy. Now your child can make magical unicorn poop (slime) with Poopsie Slime Surprise. With a little unicorn magic and sparkle, your child can customize unicorn poop and transform it multiple times. Best for ages six to 12.
They don’t call it a surprise for nothing! There are ten magical surprises, including a collectible Poopsie Key-chain and a mystery scent dropper.
Unicorn costumes are appropriate (translation: never tacky) for every occasion – whether dressing for Halloween, starting a family cosplay team, or just being tucked in after a busy day. The unicorn onesie features a hood with eyes, teeth, and nose, as well as matching tails and chest detailing. Perfect for all ages.
The Newcosplay unicorn onessies are soft to the touch and will keep your little one warm during those cold winter months. The loose fit allows flexibility to easily wear over existing clothes or jacket making it ideal for those cold Halloween nights.
This strategic card game will destroy friendships...but in a good way. Players amass their unicorn army by betraying friends and aligning with the mystical woodland creatures. For 2-8 players, ages 14 and older.
One of Kickstarter’s top 50 most-backed projects of all time, the game brings together everyone’s favorite things – unicorns and destruction! Perfect to play with the teenager in your life.
It’s not a summer party without a unicorn sprinkler. Taller than an average adult, it’s a fun and safe way to stay cool during the hot days. Plus, the material is heat resistant, non-toxic and odorless. Recommended for children six and older.
Can’t get to the beach? Don’t have a pool? The unicorn sprinkler can easily be connected to all regular-sized garden hoses to douse kids with watery magic.
And because no ensemble is complete without one, here's the ultimate unicorn backpack for your kid.
This whimsical unicorn backpack has accessible pockets, a matching zipper charm, adjustable straps and a handy hanging loop. It measures 10.5 x 14 x 3.5 inches.
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