Toys For 12 Year Old Boys
Are you trying to find some nice toys for 12 year old boys? The holidays are on the way, and with it comes gift giving and other celebrations.
You may already know what your family wants for Christmas, and if you do, you’re way ahead of the game.
However, if you’re looking for an extended family member, or perhaps just looking for general clues as to what a 12 year old boy might want, here are our 12 favorites for a 12 year old boy.
Make sure you review the list in full and try to keep in mind what your child is like so you can select the best toy for them. And when in doubt, remember that you can always opt to get two different ones just to make sure he’s thoroughly satisfied. Without further ado, here’s the list:
The 12 Best Gifts For 12 Year Olds
1. Laser Tag Set
What boy doesn’t love a game that involves running around at full speed, target practice, and making old time games like ‘tag’ and ‘hide and seek’ cool again? If your 12 year old boy loves action, this is a great choice for your family.
The set comes with four guns and four vests. They are wirelessly connected for easier handling, and help keep track of how many ‘lives’ you have. The set also allows for you to divide into teams, making it both versatile and fun.
2. Nerf Rival Nemesis MXVII-10K
Nerf guns are extremely popular with boys, but this particular weapon will take him to the next level. This gun is easy to load, fully motorized, and offers precise control.
That’s important when a Nerf battle is on the line! Get two in different colors so you can face off with him in a battle he’ll remember forever.
3. Doinkit Darts – Kids Magnetic Dart Board
Kids of all ages love active games that let them show off their throwing skills. While your 12 year old might love the idea of throwing darts at a dart board, you probably don’t love the idea of what the darts will do to the walls when he misses.
This dart board is accurate and safe, both for you and for your walls. The darts work through magnets. Have hours of fun teaching your kids the rules of the game, without the painful problems of real darts.
4. LEGO Technic Bugatti Chiron
Is your 12 year old wild about legos? Does he put even the biggest Lego sets done in a flash? This 3,599 piece will not only keep him busy for a while, it will also show him how cars are made.
The level of detail on this car is incredible, and the fact that it can be put together in vivid detail using Lego pieces is that much more impressive.
5. NERF Dude perfect whistling bow
This spectacular NERF bow comes with two arrows that whistle while in flight.
It also comes with a target so your kid can have something safe to shoot at while practicing his archery skills from every possible direction.
A great option for kids who love NERF, but already have an entire fleet of guns in their armory.
6. Electric Scooter
Getting around before your 16 is really difficult for many young boys. There are limits to how far you can ride a bike or scooter, especially if you live in a really hilly area.
The electric scooter is a perfect way to give your 12 year old some independence.
This electric scooter is stable with smooth acceleration and turning, as well as extra lighting and a double break system for safety.
7. SNAPTAIN A15 Foldable FPV WiFi Drone
Who doesn’t want dramatic, wide-angle footage of their latest skateboarding adventure? This drone is not only fun and easy to fly, it features an awesome camera that will let you get unique shots from above.
Voice control makes it easy to fly with a hands-free option, and can also be controlled using a convenient phone app. Definitely a great choice for any adventurous 12 year old.
8. Xbox One S 1TB Console – Battlefield V Bundle
If you know boys, you’ll know that screen time is probably one of their universal favorite options.
Rock their world with a new Xbox One console, and sweeten the deal with Battlefield V to get them started!
An Xbox One is something they’d love to play with every single day, and getting one of the latest and greatest games to get them started just adds a little icing to the cake.
9. Guardian Kids Bikes Original.
Keep your kid active with this new bike loaded with features any 12 year old would love. This bike has 7 speeds with a kid friendly lever that makes it easy to control.
It’s also 95% assembled (a plus for the adults receiving it) and comes with all the tools you need to finish the job.
Give your kid a bike that’s safe to use, looks amazing, and will give them greater independence with a bike so safe, it doesn’t need training wheels.
10. Pop-A-Shot Basketball Arcade Game
Everybody loves going to the arcade. Imagine being able to take the arcade to your own room with this spectacular dual shot basketball game!
This wildly popular basketball set can be used to play 10 different games, keeps score, and even has its own announcer.
Your kid will be the most popular boy in class when his friends realize he has his own personal arcade game. Light up his world with this choice!
11. Nintendo Switch
If your 12 year old is constantly on the go, he may find enjoying his favorite console games a bit tricky. Luckily, he can play his favorite games anywhere by getting him the Nintendo Switch.
At home and want to play on a big screen? No problem. The Nintendo Switch can dock with your console to play anywhere, any time.
12. Holy Stone Drone
Another great drone, this one also has GPS so it can return home on command, or when the connection is lost. Never spend hours looking for your lost drone again due to low battery or spotty WiFi.
As an added bonus, this drone can spend a long time in the air, with as much as 22 minutes of flight time.