Unprecedented Saturday Savings Typically Reserved For the Day after Thanksgiving Begin at 6am; Early Bird Customers Will Have Access to In-Demand Products, As Stores Receive Fresh Shipments of Some of the Season’s Hottest Toys in Time for the Weekend

WAYNE, NJ (December 1, 2011) – The countdown to Christmas is on at Toys“R”Us®! With 24 holiday shopping days left, THE toy authority today announced it will kick off December by replicating the excitement and fantastic deals of Black Friday with “Super Sale Saturday.” Beginning Saturday, December 3 at 6am, Toys“R”Us will offer over 85 mystery doorbusters in addition to storewide savings on playthings for children of every age.

With fresh shipments of the hottest toys arriving in stores in time for the weekend, the first customers at stores when the doors open on Saturday will have access to some of the season’s most in-demand gifts. Offering an unparalleled in-stock position of “must-have” toys, Toys“R”Us serves as the one-stop destination for parents and gift-givers on the hunt for the toys topping kids’ wish lists this holiday season.

“On Black Friday, we saw the pent-up demand to shop for the best deals AND the must-have toys. So, we’re recreating the excitement and savings of Black Friday with ‘Super Sale Saturday’ at Toys“R”Us stores,” said Greg Ahearn, Chief Marketing Officer, Toys“R”Us, U.S. “We believe our customers will be delighted with the unprecedented Saturday savings, extended hours to shop and even more inventory on some of the season’s hottest toys.”

“Super Sale Saturday” Provides Shoppers with a Second Helping of Black Friday

Whether they skipped out on shopping on Black Friday or are coming back for more, beginning Saturday, December 3 at 6am, Toys“R”Us customers will have a renewed opportunity to take advantage of the kinds of deals and doorbusters typically reserved for the day after Thanksgiving. This is in addition to incredible storewide savings on construction sets, learning toys, ride-on toys, collectibles and more. Customers can find out about the more than 85 mystery doorbusters by visiting and beginning Friday night. Those who have registered their e-mail addresses and/or mobile phone numbers will be alerted to the deals by e-mail and SMS text messages. In-store signage will also be in place to help customers identify the doorbusters while they shop.

Following is a sneak peek at select doorbusters available at Toys“R”Us stores nationwide beginning 6am until stores close at 1am* on “Super Sale Saturday,” December 3, while supplies last:

FREE Victorious Fashion Doll with the purchase of a Victorious Tote – $16.99 Value
SAVE $100 on Furreal Friends Butterscotch Pony – Was $199.99; Now $99.99
SAVE $70 on Step2 Neat & Tidy Cottage – Was $169.99; Now $99.99
SAVE $30 on the RAZOR Siege or Powerwing Scooter – prices vary
SAVE $30 on Disney Princess Royal Talking Princess Kitchen – Was $69.99; Now $39.99
60% OFF Ben 10 Alien Creation Chamber Laboratory – Was $49.99; Now $20
50% OFF Fast Lane Stunt City Playset – Was $39.99; Now $19.99
50% OFF MindFlex Mental Game – Was $79.99; Now $39.99
BUY ONE, GET ONE FREE ALL Moshi Monsters 1-Pack, 3-Pack and Plush – prices vary
BUY ONE, GET ONE 50% OFF Citizen Uglydoll plush – prices vary

Early Bird Catches the Worm – Or the Flying Fish – With Fresh Shipments of the Hottest Toys

Just in time for the weekend, Toys“R”Us stores will receive fresh shipments of the season’s hottest toys, ensuring the first customers to enter the store at 6am on Saturday, December 3 have access to some of the most sought-after items, including:

Air Swimmers® eXtreme from Animal Planet™
Angry Birds™ 5-Inch Plush from Commonwealth®
Lalaloopsy™ Littles dolls from MGA Entertainment®
Poppin’ Park™ Elefun® Busy Ball Popper® from Playskool®
Sesame Street® Let’s Rock! Elmo™ from Hasbro®
Xia-Xia™ from Cepia, LLC
Toys“R”Us stores will continue to receive daily deliveries of these toys and other top sellers through Christmas Eve.

Expanded Shopping Hours

Toys“R”Us stores across the country are opening earlier and closing later to accommodate more shoppers on “Super Sale Saturday” and throughout the weekend. Stores will be open during the following extended hours this weekend*:

Friday, December 2: 8am – 1am
Saturday, December 3: 6am – 1am
Sunday, December 4: 7am – 12midnight

New and Current Rewards“R”Us® Members Still Have Time to Earn 10% Back

New and current members of the company’s complimentary loyalty program, Rewards“R”Us, can earn 10 percent back on purchases made in-store and online at Now through Christmas Eve, Rewards“R”Us members can earn 10 percent back in “R”Us Dollars for every dollar spent on qualifying purchases**, including electronics. Members can participate in this special promotion by presenting their loyalty card at any “R”Us store nationwide or entering their loyalty number online with purchase at or “R”Us Dollars earned will be delivered to members via e-mail in January and can be used toward savings on future in-store purchases.***

*Store hours may vary. Stores in Paramus, NJ will close at 11pm, and select stores in Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Puerto Rico have varying store hours. Visit for store hours.
**Maximum reward accumulation during this holiday period is $50 “R”Us Dollars. Qualifying purchases exclude gift cards, shipping and handling charges and reward-eligible greeting cards, formula and diapers.
***Valid dates may vary on reward certificates.

About Toys“R”Us, Inc.

Toys“R”Us, Inc. is the world’s leading dedicated toy and juvenile products retailer, offering a differentiated shopping experience through its family of brands. Merchandise is sold in 872 Toys“R”Us and Babies“R”Us stores in the United States and Puerto Rico, and in more than 600 international stores and over 140 licensed stores in 35 countries and jurisdictions. In addition, it exclusively operates the legendary FAO Schwarz brand and sells extraordinary toys in the brand’s flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York City. With its strong portfolio of e-commerce sites including,, and, it provides shoppers with a broad online selection of distinctive toy and baby products. Headquartered in Wayne, NJ, Toys“R”Us, Inc. employs approximately 70,000 associates annually worldwide. The company is committed to serving its communities as a caring and reputable neighbor through programs dedicated to keeping kids safe and helping them in times of need. Additional information about Toys“R”Us, Inc. can be found on Follow Toys“R”Us, Babies“R”Us and FAO Schwarz on Facebook at, and and on Twitter at and

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Media Contacts:
Toys"R"Us, Inc.
Jennifer Albano
(973) 617-5632

Katie Reczek