The good folks at The Strong National Toy Hall of Fame, in Rochester, N.Y.,  have announced the 12 finalists for 2016's induction into the National Toy Hall of Fame. They are as follows:

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Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots


The Swing

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UNO - the card game

Dungeons & Dragons- the role playing game

Care Bears

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Fisher-Price Little People

Clue- the board game

Bubble Wrap

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Nerf Balls

Coloring Books


We'll have to wait until Nov. 10 to find out if any or all will be honored this year.

In case you are wondering, last year's inductees were: the parlor game Twister, the puppet, and Super Soaker water gun.