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Nicole’s Nickels Greatest Holiday Gifts of 2012: Older Children!

by Nicole on November 30, 2012

Today is the fifth day of six days of awesome gifts and giveaways for Nicole’s Nickels Greatest Holiday Gifts of 2012!

Today’s post is all about gifts for older children! This is a fabulous assortment of gifts appropriate for older children that will keep them happy!

One (1) lucky winner will win all of the items featured in this post!

  Product Name:  Where’s My Water?
Purchase Information: Where’s My Water? is available now on the Apple App Store, Google Play, and the Amazon App Store
Product Price: $0.99

Disney’s hit mobile game Where’s My Water? stars Swampy, the loveable alligator who – unlike his fellow fiends of the sewers – just wants to be clean! In this physics-based puzzle game, players guide water to Swampy’s shower through a series of subterranean layers of earth, rock, and broken pipes.

  Product Name: Where’s My Perry?
Purchase Information: Where’s My Perry? is available now on the Apple App Store, Google Play, and the Amazon App Store
Product Price: $0.99

The new mobile game Where’s My Perry? combines the comedic tone, themes, and characters from Disney’s #1 animated series Phineas and Ferb, with the gameplay of Disney’s hit mobile game, Where’s My Water?.  In Where’s My Perry?,  Phineas and Ferb’s beloved Perry, the Platypus/ crime-fighting Agent P, becomes stuck in one of his many transportation tubes after being summoned to the headquarters of Major Monogram for a mission briefing.  Now it is up to the player to guide water in its different forms (ice, steam, and liquid) across a variety of levels in an attempt to lead Agent P back to the headquarters for his mission briefing.

Product Name: PIXEL’D
Purchase Information: PIXEL’D is available on the App Store for iOS devices
Product Price: Free with in-app purchases.

PIXEL’D is a new app for creating original and Disney-themed pixel art and animations for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.  With Disney PIXEL’D, guests can create one-of-a-kind pixel art that literally pops as you make it, and then bring that artwork to life with an easy frame-by-frame animation tool.

  Product Name: Finding Nemo: Escape To The Big Blue Special Edition
Purchase Information: Major retailers including Best Buy, Target, Walmart, Gamestop
Product Price: $29.99 for 3DS and $19.99 for DS

Inspired by the beloved original Disney•Pixar animated film “Finding Nemo” returning to the big screen—for the first time ever in thrilling Disney Digital 3D™, the “Finding Nemo: Escape to the Big Blue Special Edition” video game puts the journey of a lifetime in your hands as you help Nemo and his friends find their way home.  Enjoy more than 30 engaging action-oriented mini-games, with your favorite “Finding Nemo” characters and exciting new “Finding Nemo 3D” film clips available on the Nintendo 3DS™!

  Product Name: BFF Bracelet Kit
Purchase Information:  Select retailers: Use this link to find a store near you
Product Price: $19.99

Celebrate your true best friend and your unbreakable bond using this Shains BFF Kit! You’ll always remember each other, even when you are apart with this little reminder of your friendship.

Kits include 2 Shains recycled bracelets , 75 letters, 10 numbers and 15 icons to express how you feel about your BFF.

  Product Name: nanoblock Violin
Purchase Information:, Toys”R”Us and specialty stores
Product Price: $12.99

Create 3D works of musical art with nanoblock! These micro-sized building blocks will enable you to execute even the finest details like never before! Watch in amazement as this elegant instrument takes shape right beneath your fingertips! With a miniscule finished size, only this violin is able to fit perfectly in the palm of your hand. Includes detailed color instructions. For ages 8+.

With many different instruments in our nanoblock “mini plus series” collection, you will be inspired to collect, build, and display all your works of art!

  Product Name: Lego Glove World
Purchase Information: Toys R Us, Target, Walmart, Amazon
Product Price: $19.99

Kids can join Spongebob and his friends for a day of fun at Glove World Amusement Park that they help build and create! Product includes 4 figurines of Spongebob, Patrick, Sandy and an ice-cream man, along with a ferris wheel, ice cream shop and other park amusements.

  Product Name: Lego Heroic Heroes of the Deep
Purchase Information: Amazon, Toys R Us, Target, Walmart
Product Price: $14.99

Kids help build and race the boatmoblie to help Spongebob and Patrick catch Plankton who finally stole the Krabby Patty recipe! Product includes figurines of Spongebob, Patrick, and Plankton along with his robot suit, the boatmobile, and Krabby Patty recipe.

  Product Name: SpongeBob SquarePants Mead Wall Calendar
Purchase Information:, Target, Walmart,,
Product Price: $12.99

SpongeBob and his friends take you back to some of their favorite adventures with this 16-month 2013 wall calendar. This 12”w x 11″h calendar has 12 unique images and is sure to brighten up every day of the year. It has a full calendar grid and an extra page for those important Dates To Remember!

  Product Name: iPad case
Purchase Information:  Select retailers: Use this link to find a store near you
Product Price: $9.99

While they’re many iPhone and iPad covers, none have the cool factor that the customizable covers from Shainsware do.  Not only are these rubberized covers durable enough to protect your coveted electronics, but they’re eco-chic, made from recycled and recyclable materials.  Like all Shainsware products, expression is the name of the game, and what makes these covers fun!  Both come with different elements (letters and symbols) that kids can use to tell the world what is on their mind.  Change your mood, change your cover.

  Product Name: Ztek Cross Bow
Purchase Information: Target, Walmart, TRU, Bass Pro Shops, Cabela, Amazon, Burlington, and more!
Product Price: $24.97

With POWER-SWING ™ technology, amazing accuracy, and 3 stick-anywhere ZARTZ™, the Z-Tek Cross Bow™ is the one to beat! It features an innovative extension application that offers two distinct firing modes, short range and POWER-SHOT. The amazing ZARTZ™ will stick to tons of surfaces for 15-30 seconds then auto-releases! Incredible!

Purchase Information:
Product Price: $9.99

Add sparkle and bling to your world with Blingles™ Gem Themed Packs! With Blingles, create and design your own jeweled stickers that adhere to any smooth surface. Complete with bling, a special pen and mat to create the designs, transfer slides, glue roll and design templates, each Blingles theme pack includes materials to create up to six designs. Girls can make up to six of their own designs, or use the included patterns to “bling” to life accessories like jewelry, cell phones, mp3 players and much more!

Purchase Information: Available exclusively at Toys“R”Us
Product Price: $16.99

Head back to school in style with the Gelarti™ Cool School Activity Pack! With 60 stickers to create and paint, the possibilities are endless for kids as they peel and reuse their stickers to decorate their lockers, notebooks, and more! This activity pack comes complete with five paint pens, eight sticker sheets, two bag tags, a removable locker sticker, and an instruction booklet so kids can embellish any of their school accessories. Drying time required.

  Product Name: KOOSH SOLAR RECON ball launcher
Purchase Information: Available at most major toy retailers nationwide and on
Product Price: $26.99

Feed the KOOSH balls through the top of the ball launcher and watch as the LED lights brighten and charge the glow-in-the-dark KOOSH balls for awesome glow in the dark blasting effects! Kids can hear the ball launcher powering-up, firing and going back into stand-by mode, so they can be prepared for their next adventure. Includes four glow-in-the-dark KOOSH balls. Requires three AA batteries, not included.

  Product Name: KOOSH STAR SCOUT ball launcher
Purchase Information: Available at most major toy retailers nationwide and on
Product Price: $12.99

Explore the galaxy with quick-blasting action! The KOOSH STAR SCOUT ball launcher is easy to use for kids – just load the ball and pull the handle to join in the fun! Includes two KOOSH balls.

Purchase Information: Available at most major toy retailers nationwide and on
Product Price: $9.99

The NERF FIREVISIONL SPORTS HYPER BOUNCE BALL ball shines new light on the game of catch. Wear the FIRE FRAMES eyewear to see the ball’s reflective skin glow in green or red and track how far and fast throws fly when the sun goes down. Includes one HYPER BOUNCE ball and one set of FIRE FRAMES eyewear. FIRE FRAMES require 4 “A76” batteries, not included.

Product Name: MI6 Remote Control Car
Purchase Information:
Product Price:  $19.99

Iconic James Bond luxury car designs feature a watch-style remote controller that triggers full-function driving action with working lights. Models available: Aston Martin DBS (Quantum of Solace), Aston Martin DB5 (Casino Royal), Lotus Esprit (The Spy Who Loved Me) and the featured car from the latest installment of the James Bond franchise, Skyfall.

Product Name: Hero’s Duty Interactive Comic
Purchase Information: iTunes
Product Price:  $1.99

A fantastic prequel to the upcoming movie, readers are able to venture into the Hero’s Duty game to discover Dr. Brad Scott, Tammy Calhoun, the Space Marines, and the infamous cy-bugs as they fight on the unnamed planet. Doctor Brad Scott is the only one left in a lab on a secret and unnamed planet trying to face terrible and aggressive Cy-bugs and complete a special weapon that could save his life. When the Space Marines commanded by Sergeant Tammy Calhoun land on the planet and start fighting the bugs as well he understand that they are his only possibility to survive. What he doesn’t know is that adventure will bring something even more special in his life.

Product Name: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Rippin’ Rider
Purchase Information: Toys R Us, Amazon, KMart, Walmart, Target
Product Price:  $10.99

The Turtles are ready to hit the road with their incredibly detailed Rippin’ Rider! Complete with the classic TMNT features and textures, the Rider also comes with “Finger Flick Missiles” to protect against their enemies.

Product Name: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Classic Collection- Michelangelo
Purchase Information: Toys R Us, Amazon, Walmart
Product Price:  $14.99

These action figures resemble the exact looks of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles from their popular 80’s TV show. Each TMNT comes complete with their classic features, as well as their signature weapons and personalized sewer lid cover.

Product Name: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Non-Classic Raphael Figure
Purchase Information: Toys R Us, Amazon, Walmart
Product Price:  $14.99

This 10.5 inch TMNT figurine is a larger and updated version of the classic TMNT look! In addition to all of the features of their new look, the Turtles still have all of their signature weapons and accessories. As a bonus, their back shells open up for easy storage of all accessories and weapons!

Product Name: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Leonardo Combat Gear
Purchase Information: Toys R Us, Amazon, Walmart, Target
Product Price:  $12.99

Every kid wants to be a Ninja Turtle, and now they can suit up with the same gear as their favorite Turtle! Each set comes with a bandana, throwing stars, and each Turtles’ signature weapon. The Leonardo set comes with his signature Katana Sword.

Product Name: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Dragon Chopper (With Foot Solider)
Purchase Information: Toys R Us, Amazon, KMart, Walmart, Target
Product Price:  $19.99

The Dragon Chopper is the ultimate ride for the bad-guys of the TMNT! When ready for battle, all kids have to do is secure their figure of a bad-guy Foot Solider or TMNT, push the button, and watch as their figurine soars through the air and lands on their feet, ready to fight! The Dragon Chopper comes with a Foot Soldier action figure, complete with his red ninja outfit and removable helmet.

And here is the part you have been waiting for!

One (1) lucky Nicole’s Nickels reader will win all of the items featured in this post!

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Disclosure: I received the same prize as the winner. My opinions are 100% my own.

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