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Update 12/08: Fingerlings are in stock now at Amazon.com in a big way.
On Thursday, Dec. 7, the WowWee Fingerlings are only available in stores so far. The last online availability of Fingerlings was Tuesday. Best Buy has sold select Fingerlings online for a short time according to online inventory tracking app The Tracker
Amazon has sold a wide range of Fingerlings last week on Friday with deep inventories. The WowWee Fingerlings sale went on for several hours. It's very much possible that Amazon is repeating the Fingerlings sale this Friday, Dec. 8.
WowWee says on their Facebook page that company is working closely with retailer partners to get more Fingerlings on shelves so that everyone who wants a Fingerling this holiday season can get one.
Get ready for the potentially big Fingerlings sales day tomorrow. To get notified when the WowWee Fingerlings are in stock online, download the free online inventory tracking app The Tracker. The app will notify you when any of the online available Fingerlings are in stock at Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target and other stores.
Here is a brief video showing how the Tracker App works. Do you know how to make Fingerlings burp? Find out how to do the three most popular Fingerlings tricks.
The Tracker app is available for free on iOS and Android. You can find the app in the app store with searching for just for "i4u". Alternatively, you can follow @TheTrackerApp Twitter account to receive the in-stock notification on all hard to find products of the season.
We have published a new report on how to avoid buying fake Fingerlings. There is a new wave of counterfeit Fingerlings on sale on marketplaces. The newest Fingerlings knock off have a different design.
The best stores to find Fingerlings in stock on Wednesday are Walmart and ToysRUs. Walmart stores have started to stock Marge, a purple Sloth. Marge joins Kingsley as exclusive Fingerlings at Walmart. The Walmart exclusive Fingerlings Sloth Kingsley continues to be only available in stores. Inventory levels of the Fingerlings Sloth are pretty high. The ToysRUs exclusive Fingerlings Unicorn Gigi is harder to find in stock at TRU stores.
The six new Two Tone, 2Tone or ombre called Fingerlings monkeys are now featured on the official Fingerlings site. 2-tone Fingerlings are so far only available in ToysRUs stores. Walmart and Amazon are listing the new 2Tone Fingerlings online, but don't sell them yet. Target is also supposed to carry the new Fingerlings. ToysRUs is listing the 2Tone Fingerlings online, but all six are marked to be sold exclusively in stores.
The WowWee Fingerlings are the hottest toy of the Holiday 2017 season. How a toy becomes the most popular Holiday toy is a mystery. This year it's Fingerlings. The good news is that Fingerlings are cheap if you find them in stock. The retail price of a Fingerling is between $14.99 and $17.99, depending on the edition and store.
WowWee certainly pushes all the right buttons with the Fingerlings toy. The little robot pets are extremely cute and make adorable noises when playing with them. Fingerlings are very affordable. Sensor, motors and microprocessor technology got so cheap nowadays now that WowWee can make an interactive toy for just a couple Dollars. WowWee is positioning this electronic toy as a collectible. That is only possible because of the low price.
Initially, when Fingerlings launched back in August there were only six Fingerlings. Now there are much more and not just baby monkeys. There are store exclusive Fingerlings and special editions to collect. Each of the toys has a name, making them easy to identify. The most popular Fingerlings include Kiki, Ava, Gigi and Kingsley.
Some Fingerlings editions are coming bundled with an accessory including stands and blankies. WowWee also offers Fingerlings Playsets. Playsets include a toy for the Fingerlings and also include a Fingerling.
The Fingerlings Editions include the Glitter Monkeys, exclusive to Amazon launched on Black Friday. The just-announced Fingerlings Two Tone Fingerlings will be on sale at ToysRUs, Walmart and Target starting Friday, Dec. 1
Find the complete list of all released WowWee Fingerlings. With the Tracker app you can find the Fingerlings and Playsets in stock that are sold online. The first Two Tone Fingerlings stock trackers are now available in the Tracker app.
You can find WowWee Fingerlings on marketplaces like eBay and Amazon. When buying from a reseller, you need to pay extra attention to make sure you get authentic WowWee Fingerlings and not a fake. Look for US-based sellers with great customer feedback track record.
Counterfeit Fingerlings have been flooding marketplaces right from the start. There are still lots of fake Fingerlings offered. Make sure to follow precautions to avoid buying a fake Fingerling.
WowWee's Fingerlings are the hottest Holiday 2017 toy. Each Holiday season there is one toy that becomes for some reason the hottest toy. Last year it was the Hatchimals. This year its toy maker WowWee's turn to have a viral holiday toy on their hands.
The demand and hype around the collectible interactive toys are incredible already weeks ahead of Christmas. Fingerlings retail for around $15, making it one of the most affordable Holiday 2017 toys. The little WowWee Fingerling baby monkeys cling to kids' fingers and go where they go. Fingerlings react to sound, motion and touch, make fun little monkey noises, and move in ways that will make kids squeal with delight.
Fingerlings baby monkeys come to life with endless ways of play and realistic sounds to let you know how they are feeling. Kids can swing them, pet them, kiss them, and even rock them to sleep. WowWee unveiled the Fingerlings at the Toy Fair 2017 in February. Fingerlings went on sale on August 11 in the United States.
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Find the hottest Holiday 2017 gifts and toys that are hard to find in stock online with the free online inventory tracking app The Tracker. The app will notify you when hard to find Holiday gifts become available online at Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target and other stores. Here is a brief video showing how the Tracker App works.
The Tracker app is available for free on iOS and Android. You can find the app in the app store with searching for just for "i4u". Alternatively, you can follow @TheTrackerApp Twitter account to receive the in-stock notification on all hard to find products of the season including WowWee Fingerlings, SNES Classic, L.O.L. Surprise, Crate Creatures, Luvabella and more.
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