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The 10 Most Popular Toy Weapons – Guide

Toy guns are not popular everywhere, but there are many types offered. For example, water spray guns are among them, which are relatively harmless and give all children a lot of pleasure. Especially together with friends or siblings, the fun factor is the greatest.

Our checklist shows you what is important when buying and which variants you can choose from. The product recommendations below are just as helpful.

Checklist For Toy Weapons

Principles
  • Before buying, consider whether you really want your child to play with guns. As a parent, you will hear this question often, so it makes sense to consider it in advance.
  • Keep in mind that some children and adults associate weapons with traumatic experiences, and your child may lose friendships through play.
  • Clarify in advance which types of games with weapons your child is allowed to play – and which are not: Is it allowed to shoot at people in the game or should only hunting, historical duel or target games be played?
Age-Appropriate Choice
  • Water spray guns are suitable for children as young as three.
  • Lances, tomahawks, spears, bows and arrows, rapiers or swords can be used by children as young as elementary school age.
  • Toy knives or other weapons aimed at direct physical contact should be reserved for understanding children 8 years and older.
  • Firearms such as pistols and rifles are not appropriate for children under 8 years of age.
Ammunition
  • Firearms should be ammunized with blanks at the maximum.
  • Water spray guns can be filled with colored water for more variety in the game – as long as white laundry is not being shot at!
  • Arrows with suction cups or Velcro tips are functional and largely harmless.
Optics
  • Toy guns should look like toys.
  • Realistic toy weapons can be misappropriated for criminal purposes, so purchase is strongly discouraged.
  • Swords, spearheads or swords made of rubber look real enough to play with, but are much less dangerous to play with.
Handling In Keeping With The Times
  • Product packaging of toy weapons that show men in war situations is not suitable for gender-neutral or pacifist education.
  • Toy guns are not allowed in all kindergartens or schools – find out in advance.
  • Don’t give away toy weapons without consulting the parent or guardian.
  • Knights can wield a colorful wand instead of a sword – children’s imaginations are allowed to wander into unrealistic play ideas when it comes to weapons.

Here you can find the top 10 among the most popular toy weapons.

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The Best Sellers Of Toy Teapons

We have compiled the most popular toy weapons for you in this bestseller list.

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1 Deluxe Ninja Warrior Weapons Playset - Kids Pretend Role Play Toy Dress Up Costume Accessories Set Deluxe Ninja Warrior Weapons Playset - Kids Pretend Role Play Toy Dress Up Costume Accessories Set
2 Liberty Imports Ninja Warrior Bow and Arrow Archery Set for Kids with Katana Sword and Toy Weapons Liberty Imports Ninja Warrior Bow and Arrow Archery Set for Kids with Katana Sword and Toy Weapons
3 Disguise The Legend of Zelda Link Sword Disguise The Legend of Zelda Link Sword
4 Foam Bullet Blaster Toy Guns for Boys, Soft Bullet Toy Gun Pistol with Magazine, Gifts for Kids (Green) Foam Bullet Blaster Toy Guns for Boys, Soft Bullet Toy Gun Pistol with Magazine, Gifts for Kids...
5 HALO Energy Sword HALO Energy Sword
6 Light Up Toy Machine Gun with Folding Bayonet by ArtCreativity, Cool LED, Sound and Vibration Effect, 16 Inch Pretend Play Military Submachine Pistol, Great Gift for Boys and Girls Light Up Toy Machine Gun with Folding Bayonet by ArtCreativity, Cool LED, Sound and Vibration...
7 Avengers Assemble Thor Molded Hammer Avengers Assemble Thor Molded Hammer
8 Foam Axe,Fun Halloween Costume Party Trick Props Foam Axe Knife Weapon Toys For Children Foam Axe,Fun Halloween Costume Party Trick Props Foam Axe Knife Weapon Toys For Children
9 Rubie's Dragon Ninja Child's Backpack Weapon Set, Multicolor Rubie's Dragon Ninja Child's Backpack Weapon Set, Multicolor
10 Boao 4 Pieces Retractable Knife Prop Knife Fake Knife False Trick Gadget Toy Disappearing Dagger Prop Fake Plastic Blade for Halloween Fools Day Party Boao 4 Pieces Retractable Knife Prop Knife Fake Knife False Trick Gadget Toy Disappearing Dagger...
11 Dragon Ninja Weapon Set Dragon Ninja Weapon Set
12 Hasbro Marvel The Eternals Cosmic FX Gauntlet Role Play Toy, Lights and Sounds, Inspired by The Eternals Movie, for Kids Ages 5 and Up Hasbro Marvel The Eternals Cosmic FX Gauntlet Role Play Toy, Lights and Sounds, Inspired by The...
13 Sunny Days Entertainment Commando Toy Play Set – 5 Piece Military Toys for Kids | Cowboy Sheriff Blaster with Holster and Adjustable Belt | Role Play Dress Up Costume Accessories – Maxx Action Sunny Days Entertainment Commando Toy Play Set – 5 Piece Military Toys for Kids | Cowboy Sheriff...
14 Foam Pick Axe Foam Pick Axe
15 Z-one Rubber Dagger Prop Knife Harmless Safe Fake Knife with Army Green Scabbard Length 10.5 Inch Z-one Rubber Dagger Prop Knife Harmless Safe Fake Knife with Army Green Scabbard Length 10.5 Inch
16 Toy Gun Soft Bullet Educational Model Shooting Games for 6+ Boys Toy Gun Soft Bullet Educational Model Shooting Games for 6+ Boys
17 Disguise Minecraft Sword Costume Accessory, One Size Disguise Minecraft Sword Costume Accessory, One Size
18 JOYIN 17 Pcs Ninja Accessories Toy Set Kids Pretend Role Play Toy with Masks, Ninja Sword and Sheath, Plastic Ninja Knife, Sai Daggers and Throwing Stars for Halloween Party Favor and Game JOYIN 17 Pcs Ninja Accessories Toy Set Kids Pretend Role Play Toy with Masks, Ninja Sword and...
19 ArtCreativity Light Up Shark Sword for Kids, Set of 2, 15 Inch Toy Sword with Flashing LED Lights, Halloween Dress-Up Costume Accessories, Best Birthday Gift for Boys and Girls Toddler Toys Age 2-4 ArtCreativity Light Up Shark Sword for Kids, Set of 2, 15 Inch Toy Sword with Flashing LED Lights,...
20 Medieval Knight in Shining Armor, Kids Pretend Role Play Plastic Toy Costume Dress Up Cosplay with Weapons, Shield, Helmet and Accessories Playset Medieval Knight in Shining Armor, Kids Pretend Role Play Plastic Toy Costume Dress Up Cosplay with...

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Current Offers For Toy Weapons

Here you will find a selection of offers that are currently available in the Toy Weapons section.

SaleBestseller Nr. 1
Disguise The Legend of Zelda Link Sword
Disguise The Legend of Zelda Link Sword
LEGEND OF ZELDA (NINTENDO); Officially Licensed Nintendo product!; Completes the costume!; Product Includes: One toy sword and scabbard. Measurements: 26"L x 6"W x 2"D
$23.99 −13%
SaleBestseller Nr. 3
HALO Energy Sword
HALO Energy Sword
Product includes: toy weapon; Halo (MICROSOFT); Officially licensed product; One toy sword. Measures: 25"l x 11"w.
$29.99 −40%
SaleBestseller Nr. 5
Foam Axe,Fun Halloween Costume Party Trick Props Foam Axe Knife Weapon Toys For Children
Foam Axe,Fun Halloween Costume Party Trick Props Foam Axe Knife Weapon Toys For Children
Material: PU / polyurethane; Color: Black; Axe Ax is 12" long; These are so much fun for your kids! Great value
$9.99 −20%
SaleBestseller Nr. 6
Rubie's Dragon Ninja Child's Backpack Weapon Set, Multicolor
Rubie's Dragon Ninja Child's Backpack Weapon Set, Multicolor
Ninja accessory set includes backpack, 2 plastic swords, 2 plastic sais (knives); Backpack with shoulder straps designed to store toy weapons at the ready
$37.63 −55%
SaleBestseller Nr. 7
Dragon Ninja Weapon Set
Dragon Ninja Weapon Set
Quality materials used to make Disguise products; Fun, Colorful, Inventive designs to put you in the world of role play
$15.50 −7%
SaleBestseller Nr. 8
Toy Gun Soft Bullet Educational Model Shooting Games for 6+ Boys
Toy Gun Soft Bullet Educational Model Shooting Games for 6+ Boys
Intended for Fun, Not Distance or Accuracy.; Package: includes a foam dart blaster, 10 cases, 40 foam darts and a scope
$39.99 −15%

FAQ About Toy Weapons

Toy guns: From when?

Toy guns can be used from around 6 years old. However, there are different ranges of requirements, so some are only suitable for older children. Additionally, it depends on the parents if they want to provide their child with toy guns at all.

Wolfgang lives with his family in Stuttgart. He has a twelve-year-old daughter and five-year-old twins. When he's not writing product guides for Elternkompass and sharing his experiences with you, he likes to go on bike tours, play Monopoly or read novels.