The 10 Best Robotic Dinosaur Toys

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This wiki has been updated 20 times since it was first published in January of 2019. Whether you're searching for the perfect gift for a kid in your life or just looking to embrace your own inner child, you might be interested in a robotic dinosaur toy. These interactive models have many fun features, like walking around, responding to touch or movement, and sound effects. Fans of Jurassic Park are sure to appreciate this entertaining blend of ancient creatures and new technology. When users buy our independently chosen editorial selections, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki.

1. Fistone Intelligent

2. Learning Journey ABC

3. Liberty Imports Triceratops

Editor's Notes

December 15, 2020:

There is a wide variety of dinosaur toys out there, with varying target age ranges, levels of complexity, price points, and more. We made sure to cover as much ground as possible in this update.

The WowWee Miposaur and Meccano Meccasaur were removed due to availability concerns. The Dino Planet Spinosaurus was removed due to durability issues.

Added two options that help kids master fine motor skills and teach them how to put things together. The Rokr Wooden is a 3-D puzzle with electronic components that results in a toy that can be controlled via clapping sounds. The Beestech Walking comes with a kid-friendly plastic screwdriver that can be used to disassemble and reassemble the pieces of the robot, giving curious kids an outlet for tendencies that might otherwise result in broken household appliances.

We also made sure to pick some options that appeal to younger kids. A good choice for toddlers, the Learning Journey ABC dances to traditional children's songs and even has a built-in educational game where kids can try their hand at answering the dino's questions. The FurReal Hoppin' Topper is a cuddly plush option with big cute eyes that should appeal to little ones looking for a friendly robotic pet.

With a more complex remote than most, the Fistone Intelligent has several features, from pre-set modes that make it fight and dance to programmable actions and functions. It also allows you to control the volume, a feature that many electronic toys lack, much to the dismay of parents.

January 25, 2019:

Tried to find a variety of dinosaur species (unsurprisingly, T-Rex is by far the most common). Also made sure there was a mix of simple toys for young children and more complex options that can hold the attention of older kids & teens. This mostly involves how many functions it has. A 4-year-old will be satisfied with an easy-to-use, two-button remote, while a 12-year-old will get bored if there isn't more to do.

4. Beestech Walking

5. Temi Tyrannosaurus

6. Rokr Wooden

7. Advanced Play Multifunction

8. Liberty Imports Brachiosaurus

9. Sharper Image Mini

10. FurReal Hoppin' Topper

Sheila O'Neill
Last updated by Sheila O'Neill

Sheila is a writer and editor living in sunny Southern California. She studied writing and film at State University of New York at Purchase, where she earned her bachelor of arts degree. After graduating, she worked as an assistant video editor at a small film company, then spent a few years doing freelance work, both as a writer and a video editor. During that time, she wrote screenplays and articles, and edited everything from short films to infomercials. An ardent lover of the English language, she can often be found listening to podcasts about etymology and correcting her friends’ grammar.

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