Paradoxically, two opposing tendencies assert themselves. On the one hand, a return to basic and "classic" toys: wooden swords, a mistress's blackboard, wooden cubes (they had become impossible to find in toy racks!). The Corolle doll is acclaimed by parents, who are looking for simple but qualitative toys.
At the same time, the fascination for High-tech develops ultra-sophisticated robots such as Roboraptor, e-Dog, My little learned dog ...
Announced successes : the new Furby (49.99?), Robosapien (229?)
Furby of Hasbro (60?)
Janod alphabet cubes trolley (29,90?)