Dozens of items make various top-toy lists each year, but here are a few that showed up on more than one list on the five that were scanned: the Oppenheims' Platinum Award Buying Guide (from ``The Best Toys, Books & Videos for Kids''), the 1993 Parents' Choice toy awards, the ``A'' lists from ``The Kidstuff Survey,'' the Duracell Kids' Choice National Toy Survey, and Family Fun magazine's Toy of the Year awards. There were not many overlaps. Prices will vary from store to store.
Hide Inside (Discovery Toys) $16.98
Rocking Rider Horse (Today's Kids) $80
Talking Barney (Playskool) $34.99
Radio Control Racer (Fisher-Price) $39.99
Early school years and up
The Rain Forest Giant Floor Puzzle (Frank Schaffer Publications)
Lego Rocky River Retreat (Lego Systems) $25.99
Loopin' Louie (Milton Bradley) $20
K'nex (Connector Set Toy Company) $34.99 and up.