Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. You can deny it all you want, but deep down you know you want a fidget spinner. Sure, it's a fad and everyone and their mother seem to have one, but that doesn't mean you should deny your urge to fiddle with this trendy toy for hours on end--you just need to find the right one for you. Here are five fidget toys that put an original spin on the spinner craze. The most popular incarnation of the fidget spinner might relieve stress in some, but its incessant whirring noise may cause madness in others.
In a matter of weeks, fidget spinners went from something almost nobody had ever heard of to the must-have toy of the season. The anxiety-reducing handheld spinners are so ubiquitous that dozens of developers are trying to cash in on the phenomenon with fidget-spinner themed mobile apps. People are into it, apparently. So into it that the top game in the iOS app store is a virtual fidget spinner that doesn't do anything but spin. The app is called Finger Spinner and it lets you swipe a virtual fidget spinner.
Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. It's 2018 and you can find virtually any type of fidget spinner you can dream up, because that's what we do now. A spinner that can defy gravity? At first glance, it looks and works like any other spinner on the market, but it has three built-in motors that make it fly.