Gift Ideas For 13-Year-Old Boys

It's all about the games for 13-year-old boys
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Introduction: Looking for Gift Ideas for Teenage Boys?

Looking for gift ideas for 13-year-old boys?

You are in the right place. Not only do I have a 13-year-old son myself, but we also live close to several of my nephews whom are heading into the teenage years (12 and 14 in particular).

If the 13-year-old-boy in your life is anything like my son, you probably won't get a helpful response to questions about what he wants for his birthday or the holidays. A shrug and grunt is all I got, at least. So, I had to do some sleuthing to compile a list of gift ideas for 13-year-old boys.

So, whether you're shopping for a birthday present or for a holiday gift, bookmark this Hub for reference. I've included a range of topics, including:

  • Gaming gift ideas
  • Sports-related gift ideas
  • Tech gift ideas
  • Entertainment gift ideas
  • Traditional gift ideas
  • Gift cards

Before Considering Gift Ideas, What Interests Does the 13-Year Old Boy Have?

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Gaming Gift Ideas for 13-Year-Old Boys

My 13-year-old shares an Xbox 360 system with his siblings, and also has a Nintendo DSI. Though, now that he has a cell phone, he seems to be outgrowing the DSI. The Xbox, however, is still fun to play whenever he has friends over.

Each year, the holiday season brings many new games for all gaming systems on the market: Nintendo DS consoles (handheld game system), the Xbox 360, the Nintendo Wii, and the Sony PS3. There are also games to play on the computer and applications that can be downloaded to cell phones.

With a 13-year-old boy, you are now moving into more mature video games. And, the kids themselves want to play "cool" games. A rating system categorizes games as E for everyone, T for teens, and M for mature. Just because you have a teenager doesn't mean that all T rated games are appropriate. Violence, sexual themes, and language may be coarser than that found in E rated games. Think of it as similar to a PG-13 rated movie. If in doubt, you can ask a salesperson or read online reviews.

That said, I can say that one of my 13-year-old son's favorite games is "Halo," which is rated M

Some popular gaming gift ideas for 13-year-old boys include:

  • Current versions of NCAA, NFL, NBA and MLB sports games
  • Movie-themed games (Harry Potter, Batman, etc.)
  • Rock band games
  • Halo
  • Tony Hawk Pro Skater
  • World of Warcraft
  • The Sims
  • Final Fantasy
  • Need for Speed
  • StarCraft Battle Chest


In 2011-2012, the hot games included:

  • Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
  • Batman Arkam City
  • Call of Duty 3: Modern Warfare 3
  • Assassins Creed

Note that many of these games are rated M for mature, due to violence/war.

My 13-year-old son loves anything baseball-related
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Sports Gift Ideas for 13-Year-Old Boys

There is a subtle difference between my 10-year-old and my 13-year-old when it comes to sports.

Apparently, once you become a teenager, it's not as cool to wear caps, jerseys, sweatshirts, etc. of your favorite team. And definitely take down the Red Sox drapes and put away the Yankees bedspread.

Sports gift ideas for 13-year-old boys are focused on, you guessed it: your teenager!

Here's a list of items that will probably be appreciated, even if they don't show it:

  • Sports equipment (balls, bats, mitts, helmets, hoops, goals, etc.)
  • Sports memorabilia (trading cards, signed balls and the like)
  • Brand-name T-shirts -- my son likes Nike and Adidas
  • Tickets to a sporting event
  • Tuition for a sports camps or similar programs
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Tech Gift Ideas for Teenage Boys

By the teenage years, it's all about tech gifts. I finally got my 13-year-old a cell phone for his birthday this year.

Keep in mind, however, that not all boys will take good care of these items that can easily become lost or broken. Another tip is to consider getting previous models of items (you can usually purchase new versions) and/or those with less memory (8GB instead of 16GB, for example).

Depending on your budget, there are many tech gadgets you could consider when shopping for gifts for 13-year-old boys:

  • iPod Nano
  • iPod Touch
  • Other MP3 players and accessories
  • Laptop computer -- there are many inexpensive notebook versions available
  • Cell phone -- you don't necessarily have to go with the new iPhone! There are basic models that still allow for easy texting available for less than $50 with generous rebates (hint: go for an unlimited texting plan to avoid a shockingly high cell phone bill)

Finding gifts for 13-year-old boys is not always a piece of cake (or pie!)
Finding gifts for 13-year-old boys is not always a piece of cake (or pie!) | Source

Entertainment Gift Ideas for 13-Year-Old Boys

Let's say you want to save money on a gift for a 13-year-old boy. How is that even possible?

Believe it or not, but some young teenagers still enjoy reading books and watching movies. There are a number of popular series available, depending on his interests (sorcery, magic, history, fantasy, vampires, etc.) Just think -- you'll save money and probably a few of your 13-year-old's brain cells when you get him a book for a present.

Recommended book series (so they don't stop at just one):

  • Harry Potter series by JK Rowling
  • The Hunger Games series by Suzanne Collins
  • Artemis Fowl series by Eoin Colter
  • Stormbreaker series by Anthony Horowitz
  • The Maze Runner series by James Dashner
  • Ranger's Apprentice series by John Flanagan
  • The Vadelah Chronicles series by Julie Rollins
  • The Demon's Lexicon Trilogy by Sarah Rees Brennan
  • The Heir Chronicles by Cinda Williams Chima


Other great books (classics he should enjoy):

  • Watership Down by Richard Adams
  • I Am the Messenger by Markus Zusak
  • Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  • The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding

Traditional Gift Ideas for 13-Year Old Boys

When I was growing up, video games were fairly new on the scene and no one had cell phones (at least not the kids). These days, 13-year-old boys' tastes have matured, while the price of gifts has increased. You'll be hard pressed to find a typical teenager who will appreciate a board game for a present.

Traditional gift ideas for 13-year-old boys are often focused on what's "cool." They probably won't admit it if they still like to experiment with Spy Ware or build Legos, so take those off the list.

Instead, consider:

  • Skateboards and accessories
  • Roller blades
  • Bicycles
  • Scooters
  • Other sports equipment -- snowboarding, wake boarding, skiing, sledding, etc.
  • Pool table, balls and cue
  • Table tennis set
  • Foosball table

Don't forget accessories: helmets, gloves, boots, bindings, batteries, and any other item necessary for your 13-year-old boy to enjoy these gifts.

Lucky number 13 - how to buy gifts for boys of this age
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When in Doubt, Go With a Gift Card!

Let's face it: teenagers are difficult to communicate with. Trying to please a13-year-old boy with a gift may be more difficult than getting him to clean his room.

Fortunately, you don't have to worry about a gift card being a cop-out for a present. Teens will appreciate the freedom of shopping for their own gift, on their own (mostly) terms. Even better, after the holidays, most retailers slash prices on their products -- right when your 13-year-old will go shopping.

Gift cards are available in a range of values (usually $25-100) from a number of specific retailers. The boys in my family enjoy getting gift cards from:

  • Target
  • Old Navy
  • Wal-Mart
  • Game Stop
  • REI and other sporting goods stores
  • iTunes

If you want to give your 13-year-old even more flexibility in shopping with a gift card, pick up one of the Visa or MasterCard options. They work just like cash!

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bayoulady 6 years ago from Northern Louisiana,USA

I tried giving my 12 year old grandson money as he asked for , but he just hoards it away and still hadn't spent it when he came here for spring break.(by the way he then tries to hog his siter's gifts on Christmas day) so I voted give a game on your poll.


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bayoulady 6 years ago from Northern Louisiana,USA

YIKES! I just realized you have almost 2,200 followers.I did not know that when I saw you were following me. Dear busy young mom....... Please don't bother answering my comments everytime,unless you want to add something. I won't be offended.


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SteveoMc 6 years ago from Pacific NorthWest

I love your ideas, and I am all about a pumpkin pie instead of a cake, yes! Great ideas, my granddaughter is 10 this month and I am searching for stuff for her. Some of these ideas work.


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Hi Bayoulady - my 10-year old hoards money too! Your observation is a good one (chuckling to myself). I always have time to respond to comments too, BTW! Cheers, Steph


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Hi SteveoMc - My son celebrates his birthday on Halloween, so pumpkin pie is our tradition! :-) Hope you get some great ideas for your granddaughter. Happy shopping!


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onegoodwoman 6 years ago from A small southern town

Thanks for the ideas, especially the books!


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drbj 6 years ago from south Florida

Your 13-year-old consultant is as knowledgeable as his 10-year old sibling. Congrats. Excellent choices. And good-looking son.


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LillyGrillzit 6 years ago from The River Valley, Arkansas

Voted all Ups!


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thanks onegoodwoman - had to include some educational gifts in this list too! :)


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Hi BJ - yes, if you ask my sons, they do know a lot. LOL! Thanks very much - Steph

Thank you Lilly!! Appreciate the visit and comment


SirDent 6 years ago

Great ideas Steph. I am also the father of a 13 year old son who loves baseball more than anything. As I started reading Baseball gloves and bats came to my mind. You did very well. :)


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thanks SirDent - yes, we are going to be getting our 13-year old a very nice bat for Christmas this year (they cost several hundred dollars)! He has played on both Little League and traveling baseball teams and will likely do the same this coming spring. Cheers to you, Steph


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LindaJM 6 years ago from Post Falls, Idaho, USA

Fantastic gift ideas! I love the pumpkin birthday pie... we've gone non-traditional a few times too. I especially liked your videogame choices.


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thanks Linda! I'll let my sons know that the videogame choices are a hit! Good luck shopping this year...


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Paul Edmondson 6 years ago from Burlingame, CA

You are on to a great topic here. The Hub I did on 4 year old girl gifts may be my best producing hub.

When I was 13, I would have loved these, especially the video games, but not the books so much. I was pretty good at using the library by then and loved that I could read the books and then return them and get more.


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thanks Paul - I have a birthday party for twins hub that also gets a lot of traffic! :)

I hear you on the books. We have a few sets of popular series, like Harry Potter, but often head to the library to check out popular books.


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SweetiePie 6 years ago from Southern California, USA

These are great suggestions and ideas for gifts for a thirteen year old boys. I also like the pumpkin pie birthday cake, that is very clever!


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thank you Sweetie Pie! I started these hubs after fielding many questions from relatives about what my boys want this year for Christmas. I hope others can get some good gift ideas for 13-year olds (and 10-year old boys too)!


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Nancy's Niche 6 years ago from USA

Excellent choices for a teen....


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thanks NN!! I hope that this list is a good start for any parents, friends or relatives that have to shop for a 13-year old boy for gifts. :)


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prasetio30 6 years ago from malang-indonesia

This is absolutely great and good idea. I thought boys will love this gift. Good information for us, very useful. Rating Up.


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thank you prasetio - I do hope that 13-year old boys and their families will find this hub useful. Of course, if I missed any suggested gifts, I'd love people to share in the comments. Cheers to you, Steph


Kathie 6 years ago

Trying to find something my grandson will like is always a trying experience. I ordered Halo Reach for him and found out his Mom already gave the same game to him for his birthday. Luckily Walmart on-line items can be returned at any Walmart for a credit or refund. He lives for video games I think. Appreciated all of your ideas. A gift card may have to be the final option. Can't get any ideas from him. ugh!


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bojanglesk8 6 years ago

Very useful and thorough hub.


blueboy131 6 years ago

oh my gosh thamks u soo much i had n oclue what i should i have gotten for my son


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SJKSJK 6 years ago from delray beach, florida

Thanks so much for these ideas. I have two ll and 12 year old nephews. I will use these ideas.


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Trinsick 6 years ago from Cali

Dual edge sword with any electronic item, they will love it, but you have to teach them balance


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Great to hear SJKSJK - happy shopping for your (almost) 13-year old boys!


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Trinsick, you are right - keeping a balance with use of electronic items and toys is any parent's challenge.


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TurtleDog 6 years ago

Great hub! I'm going to a Toys For Tots benefit soon. I wanted to get something for a teen. The organizers of TFT tell me they have no problem getting toys for very young children but for teenagers they are always coming up short. Thanks! Voted UP!


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Great to hear TurtleDog! Glad that this will help your TFT efforts this season!


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Marie-Renee 6 years ago

Great ideas, thanks so much. Yes, I have noticed a subtle difference in what different genders as well as ages wants for gift...if it were generic, it would be so easy to buy a gift but then you would also want something that the recipient will enjoy...not something that will be just put on the side for display, lol. Teens these days are techie...so one has to be very updated too.


foulch 6 years ago

I am a Teen Kid and while some of these were the kinds of things I would get not all of them are. I agree with books, I find most guys like me like Sci Fi, some fantasy, and some mystery, also games are good and there are some realy cheap PC games out there. Electronics also a good idea (just letting you know your teen kid probably knows more about them then you do keep this in mind.) I like the idea of that movie pass, I would definetly use that, also Movies on DVD are good too. I personaly am actualy the kind of person who worries a ton about money, I don't know why. It is not the kind of thing kids my age worry about but, I do. My b-day is coming up and I don't know what I want. These were some good suggestion

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dcise 6 years ago from Sweden

i have seen you hub and it seems very informatic for us.

Thanks for your informatic post


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RachelloAmando 6 years ago from New York

Thanks for the excellent tips! Giving money as a gift is so impersonal but now I have ideas :)


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Glad the gift ideas for 13-year olds are helping! Going to forward this one to my family, as well!


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Runway 6 years ago from New York

Great ideas! These will be great for my nephew this Xmas!


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stephhicks68 6 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Awesome Runway! Hope you get some great Black Friday deals this weekend. Happy Holiday Shopping!


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PSG 6 years ago from San Gerardo, Costa Rica

Great article, thank you for sharing!


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Deborah Demander 6 years ago from First Wyoming, then THE WORLD

These are great ideas for my teen aged son. Thanks.

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lovetherain 5 years ago from Untited States

I need some ideas for my 18 year old, he's so hard to shop for!


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Oh boy, an 18-year old!! Gosh, I can imagine that would be difficult... what are his interests? Sports? Gaming? Automotive? Reading? Happy shopping!


ryan 5 years ago

Great ideas...now if you would just create a post for 61 yo males, 58 yo females, 30 year old brothers, and 31 yr old sisters it would be perfect!


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

OK - I am on it! :)


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trimar7 5 years ago from New York

Great ideas!


kathy 5 years ago

when i was little my mom would have us make out lists of

what we wanted for christmas and our birthdays.

I did that with my daughter and now with my 2 grandsons

ages 13 and 15. Then I look everything up online (since

most of it I never heard of before)to find out where to

buy the stuff, descriptions,+ prices. Its so much easier

than trying to guess what they would like + getting a headache from looking in the stores for too long.


Lila 5 years ago

These were great ideas! I'd add two more that are a hit with my 13 year old: netflix subscription (variety of prices based on length of time, etc.), and gift cards for FOOD--mostly anywhere with hamburgers!


springxtime 5 years ago

excellent ideas, hard to choose a best choice as you offered many good ideas for any style boy...my boy is a techy, so getting a new cell phone, and something else electronical, but we have the itouch the laptop and a pc, he has wii,xbox and playstation...no more gaming systems grrr i like to talk to him on occasion, and I don't mean via tex


Jammu dodger 5 years ago

Im a teen and I think you ideas are quite good, you got the tech spot on


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susannah42 5 years ago from Florida

These are some great ideas and just what I am looking for. I have a nephew who is turning 13 and have been looking for a present. Thanks


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thanks Susannah - I hope you have fun shopping for your 13-year old nephew and that he has a great birthday! Best, Steph


Kelley 5 years ago

Just thought I'd add to your book series list. My son turns 13 today, and has just finished one of Rick Riordan's series of books. He absolutely loved reading each one, and has begun to save $ just to add to his new personal library. Great incentive or reward also when he does something special. Thanks for the ideas!


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Hi Kelley,

My sons love the Rick Riordan books too - thanks for the reminder. In fact, I think a new one is coming out soon (just FYI)! Cheers, Steph


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jennifercriston 5 years ago from Oxford Road

Youngsters have lots of passion for games. I feel they would certainly like these gifts.


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sincerely25 5 years ago from United States

These are really great choices, not to mention great babysitters.


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thanks Jennifer and Sincerely,

You are right - games are a great choice for gift ideas for 13-year old boys. And, if they are occupied, that's all that matters, right? ;-) Best, Steph


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Jessie mynes 5 years ago from Alabama

I tend to buy cloths for my 13 year old stepson, because he is always wearing his cloths home and when he comes back over never brings nothing back. He also out grows a lot (he can currently wear his dad's cloths).I went this past Christmas and got him is own necklace, that was nice. But when buy gifts for a 13 yr old boy you have to think if they will tak care of them or not.


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Clothes are a great gift idea too, Jessie! My 13-year old wears my husbands clothes sometimes, and even accidentally put on a pair of my jeans the other day (didn't even notice at first! LOL) Thanks for the comment, Steph


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Angela Rosas 5 years ago from Sacramento, CA

Love the Pumpkin Pie Birthday dessert! Pie is superior to cake in every way. Perfect example:

*When you get cake for occasions, someone has to corral everyone and then serve them the cake. When you have pie, you just set it out and everyone gets their own.


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fcmosher 5 years ago from Here to Eternity

Awesome, nice article. As dad of a 13 and a 15 year old boy, this really hit home.


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nice airticle ,nice boys.


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speedbird 5 years ago from Nairobi, Kenya

A new game for his gaming system sounds a very ideal gift for a 13 year old. Voted UP and rated USEFUL


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thanks speedbird - glad you got some good gift ideas! Best, Steph


Chirose 5 years ago

Great gift ideas Steph. I have a little brother who will be turning 13 in a few months. He does play a lot of video games. I'll see if he wants any of the games from your list:)


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thanks Chirose! I hope your brother gets a lot of great gifts for his 13th birthday. Have a fun shopping! Best, Steph


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PhotoBabyInvites 5 years ago

I have a 12 year old and 16 year old boys, and it is very hard to find birthday presents for them!


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Its a tough age, isn't it? These boys can be hard to shop for!


hawiejohn 5 years ago

With the kids' fresh mind, game gadgets are cool gifts for them. Baseball bat, baseball cap, or a real baseball ball are also some of the best gifts that you can opt to give. Just make sure it has the signature of his favorite team player.


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catherinenbrooks 5 years ago from Santa Rosa, CA

Greate gifts idea for under 13 boys..and best choice of birthday gifts...


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catherinenbrooks 5 years ago from Santa Rosa, CA

Fantastic Hubs....


kevin 5 years ago

i am a 13 yaer old i love this site


Mike Jones 5 years ago

I am a twelve year old boy, and am approaching my birthday. If you want to know, sit down your kid, and talk to him. Be persistent. if he says Gift Card, then there you go. When you get something reasonable, you know what to get him...Adults, SPEND TIME WITH US!!!!


Sus 5 years ago

I got my nephew a remote controlled micro helicopter. HE LOVED IT! It was really fun to buzz around the house and outdoors (with no wind).


5 years ago

smart ideas for kds i like most of the syuff u have on your website


megan 5 years ago

my boy is soooo hard to shop im mean like seriously. sometimes its like he dosent even want any thing i went to my neighbor bestsy and she said "just get him a card" but i want 2 feel like a good parent... boys boys boys


Ethan 5 years ago

Okay so I have to say, I am 13 and only about half of this stuff is something that would appeal to me or people I know. Honestly I know very few people who play World of Warcraft (or at least those that admit to it) also, not very many 13 year olds own razor scooters and the ones that do don't use them as they are from when they were little. I was surprised to see nothing about airsoft on this list because 90% of people in my grade who are boys play it. On type of gift card, that I love to get any ways is amazon because I can use it when I want on what ever I want. Finally I would more recommend the sims for girls, never played it myself but I've read reviews on on it. One last thing Call of Duty is also VERY popular.


MrBlobby123 5 years ago

Boys do NOT just want a gift card in general. I am 13 and if I was given a gift card I would be pissed off!!! Parents need to talk to theeir kids, not just give them money to buy their own stuff!


Gamerdude29 5 years ago

Look I'm a 12 yr old boy yh and I'm goin in2 my 13th Bday an I hav 2 say the video games on ther are absolutely rubbish boys like me are interested in FIFA and call of duty and grand theft auto the 1s u hav put down are lil girly games and believe me only weird parents would allow age limited games I mean almost every1 in my skool has 18 games and so do I. Trust me paintballing is pretty Sikk so get a good paint ball gun or bb guns ther prety popular 2 so yeah all u parents readin my comment take some advice out of it. By the way Sikk means awesome if you parents dunno


Brenton Anderson 5 years ago

You should have put Call of Duty in there. It is one of the best games ever.


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Lauren97210 5 years ago from Portland, Oregon

Great hub! In my opinion, 13 year old girls are a lot harder to buy gifts for!


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Hi Lauren,

Thanks! My daughter is only 8, but I can imagine that by the time she is 13, it will be quite difficult to shop for her. I'll definitely be looking for gift ideas. :)


blabla 5 years ago

Just get them the latest xbox360 games like Gears of war 3


Kelsey13 5 years ago

u shouldn't give them an mp3 player. if u do get them a music player get them an ipod


I am a teen 5 years ago

just give a teen money beqause they can buy enything they want or save it so they can buy something more exspensive like a moped when they are 15


Jake Canter 5 years ago

I'm 12 and like the idea of a video game, but now i would rather a paintball gun or airsoft gun... (i prefer airsoft) so i think sports equipment is cool


Dangell 5 years ago

Something we enjoy doing for our Grandkids on their Birthday is taking them camping or bowling (depends on the time of year)...They love that gift the best!!!


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Hi Dangell, love the idea of an experience gift! Camping, bowling, or anything else would be a great gift idea for 13-year old boys. :) Best, Steph


Iron Guinea 5 years ago

These great ideas but a bit confusing. :)


Trent 5 years ago

I am actully 13 and am looking for gifts to put on my list. :) Also, airsoft and paintball guns would be great. But I got lots of ideas from this site. Thanks!


It's ok but 5 years ago

I'm 11 and I have 2 say u need to put in some wii games not just ps1,2,3 and xbox e.g. Zelda, fifa 11. Also add some

stuff like a music section Ok? e.g. Drums, Electric guitars, Dj tables. bie da wai maybe do stuff like a set of cards that let them of like get out of tiding his room for a week or somefink like dat. Nice Ideas for da xbox games, Gift cards just let us guys down because we have to spend our own time to get dem prezys wich is borin. Xmas soon everytink cheap afta at boxin dey. Bie


matt 5 years ago

alright look.... I'm 13, almost 14, and honestly, xbox is the way to go. I got the xbox360 slim for christmas last year, and i will never look back. Givin your 13 yea old boy a wii game, honestly, is social murder. Most kids nowadays use that "*new-fangled*" system called xbox360. Giving a kid a gift card is ok, but as long as it's to somewhere they like. Don't give a 13 year old a gift card to build a bear, because then you're treating them like they're 4, and they'll look sort of, why don't i say, girly. Get 'em something like an airsoft or paintball gun. just, something to make them look STRAIGHT, which should be a top priority for your 13 year old son. Just, keep in mind that you just got this information from a smart, well-spoken, 13 year old boy.


nate 5 years ago

i am 13 and was looking for things to add to my list this doesn't help much but i think some things you should add are airsoft guns and call of duty games me and my friends always play with our airsoft guns and everyone at my school plays call of duty black ops and modern warfare 2


Mum from Oz 5 years ago

Some great ideas!! well done. I have three kids, two boys aged 13 and 9 and one girl aged 11. All my kids like to read but I would have to say that the boys have always enjoyed 'information books' things about oceans, animals, human body etc, whether they like to admit it or not children of all ages like to learn new things. Another great gift is experience gift certificates. Cheaper ones include movie tickets, bowling and surf lessons or if you want to spend a little more you could get a ride in a race car, white water rafting, theme park tickets etc. There are big budget tickets like hot air balloon rides, tiger moth or helicopter rides, stretch hummer rides etc but I would save these for special occasions like 18th or 21st gifts. Hope these are helpful.


Guggj 5 years ago

Great. Not i have everything i just bought an ipod touch by the way im 12


James Hall 5 years ago

Well, I'm 14 and if he like video games, that might be the way to go. But if he into sports or activities like running then get him a new leather football. If that don't work, then get him some new shoes, because I love running and I love name brand shoes!


butter-my-bicuit 5 years ago

i am 11 and i would honestly say that you should get ur child a ps3 or an xbox for christmas. an ipod touch is also a good choice. if you get a ps3 you need to buy call of duty black ops or modern warfare 3. and/or maybe a laptop of some choice would be good. shoes are a good choice too but they need to be able to pick them out or you need to have past knowlegde on what type of shoe they like.


Bo R. 5 years ago

Modern Warfare 3


Me 5 years ago

I'm 14 these gifts are good ideas, but if you do not have Internet for a gaming device make sure the game isn't just known for it's online multiplayer.... That happened to me last year, with Call of Duty: Black Ops


Bobster 5 years ago

I'm 13 and I think that ann Xbox or PS3 is a good idea. I already had an Xbox, so for durin the holidays I got a Kinect instead. A Kinect is a good idea and doesn't require a separate game to be bought-it comes with Kinect Adventures.


joshdixon@bradfordcity 5 years ago

I got a Petrol gokart for myn only £250


Lucas Saul 5 years ago

I am thirteen and i would prefer Call of duty Modern warfare 3 it just game out a couple of days ago and can be found at places like target for 60 dollars. I also like things like air soft guns. They are basically like Nerf guns but for older kids. The best place to find them are at www.airsoftmegastore.com but you can also find them at sporting goods stores.


awguy 5 years ago

i would prefer an alienware laptop or something game related........and how come crysis or CoD wasn't in the game list?!?!?!

LOL!


Mari 5 years ago

Ok - so the greatest gift for teenage boys and girls and everyone...a Bongo Board (balance board). Put this thing in the middle of your livingroom and your kid will be standing on it (balancing on it) all the time. Challenge your kid to get so good at it that he/she can stand perfectly still while playing a handheld game at the same time! It's great exercise, stress relief and something to keep kids on their feet and focused, which you must agree, is not easy at this age! Another great gift is a ping pong table. Kinda takes up a lot of space, but I prefer a ping pong table over a formal dining table anytime. Guess which one gets used more? Have fun! Unplug!


Slade 5 years ago

Personally, i have n idea what i want and my birthday is in about 3 days so i need help.I have seen a couple of things on TV but ill be bored with those things in two days.My mom definitly isn't going to buy an ebox360.although i kind of want a cabelas hunting game for my wii.By the way i bought the wii with my own money.Please help.


enrece sausage 5 years ago

just give them money that's all they want


Like A Boss 5 years ago

Airsoft gun.....i am 13 and i love airsoft guns!! 3/4 of my friends have airsoft guns....they're soo fun and trust me....they arn't dangerous...moms: they are a fun activity to get your sons off of the xbox or ps3 or whatever. It will get them outside being active!


Experiencea 5 years ago

I'm 13 and tech is my way to go. I love being able to have an iPod touch in my hands, because it's like having a whole new computer, but with a lot more potential apps. Btw, if your child has an iPod touch, or other kind of iTunes applicable device, you should get an itunes card. That is always a safe way to go because it has a certain budget, to keep from accidentally charging your credit card too much, because you can't see how much you spent. However, I do like the ideas on this page. A great guide.


Parker 5 years ago

I am 13. What I really want is a nice pair of running shoes and a new guitar. If you get gift cards, PLEASE don't get it to barnes and noble or blockbuster. I have about 4 blockbusters that I never use. Same goes for toysrus.


Tony(a 13 year old boy) 5 years ago

hi i am 13 years old. now i came to this website because i have no idea what i want for christmass and i went on her hoping i could find some stuff i might like. now i don't want to sound meen but i hate every thing on here its more suited for younger kids.

well that's just what i think.

Tony


dean0110 5 years ago

great blog loved it!!!


Fail 5 years ago

If you want to get you're kid something cool get battlefield 3 for the pc or skyrim.


Tofumom 5 years ago

SAT prep books for my son. He also enjoys playing the Nintendo We (spelling?) at his friends house but I think computer games are a waste of time. I don't think a young teenager should be playing air soft or violent videos, some of their peers can be such bad influences. That's why I homeschool my children.


Dennis Kavanna 5 years ago

I don't know what to get for Christmas I need help

Ok I'm 13 I am not sure what to get can I get answers before 1 week


Therealmom 5 years ago

Tofu mom is my 13-yr-old son, and he thinks he is hysterical. I do know how to spell wii, and he has an xbox thank you, but no single- shooter games. I do think they are kind of disturbing. He is not home-school, but I think he just gave me an excellent idea for a gift...SAT prep, you say? Mwaaahaaahaaaa


mommy 5 years ago

I think that E games and a select few T games for ps3 or Xbox is great for 12 or 13 year olds. As they grow older and more mature like 14 and 15 is when they should start playing the T or even the M rated games.


joe 5 years ago

GET THEM COD ITS WHAT THEY WANT TRUST ME!!!!!!


Kris 5 years ago

good ideals sadly my 13 year old has all the games listed then some, he is not into sports, has his own cell phone and hoards money like no other. He also has his own computer so I am thinking a wireless keyboard and I know he has always wanted his own kitten so guess that is what I will go for. But, thank you making this site it is very helpful.


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stephhicks68 5 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Kris - good luck! My almost 12-year old hoards money and never cashes in gift cards either. The wireless keyboard sounds like a good idea - or the kitten! We got my now 14-year old an iPad tablet computer for his birthday, but that was a BIG gift. Both sets of grandparents went in on the gift together with us and my son was OK with no birthday party either. Best, Steph


12 year old 5 years ago

Just saying, no kid wants an Old Navy gift card, or books. And Halo stinks! If you want to buy a good gift get Call of Dudy: Black Ops or Modern Warfare 3 for xbox. Also most kids want some cool basketball shoes like LeBrons.


Ethan 5 years ago

I suggest an apple iPod touch (4th genaration) or sports, gloves, basketballs, baseballs,football ect. I suggest go to academy sports or tod n more for those kinds of things and sports clothes... Video games are also big


John 5 years ago

I'm thirteen and fyi the giver is so lame, and i read books all the time, here are some good books that are good for kids my age, Kingdom Keepers, Cherub, even diary of a wimpy kid.


nick 5 years ago

wrong wrong wrong


Kimsey 5 years ago

My son and all his 13 year old friends would do anything for xbox live points :-)


Derek 4 years ago

Thanks for all these ideas!


Grayson (13 yrs old) 4 years ago

i was looking here to help with my christmas list and i know i like and want airsoft+paintball guns. it hurts but not to bad.


zach 4 years ago

i am 13 just bored and wanted to look up what others had to say so in my opinion if someone likes to read get a kindle some like buttons some like touch screen feelings so try to find out what the one you buy for likrs without saying kindle in any word with your talk because we are smarter than you think and find things out and wont say so i know im getting a kindle this year because i saw on my familys amazon acount so don't buy things from a normal account make a new one if you buy online don't get us a kindle fire it will distract us and we will get bored and not use it use a simple kindle keybord i don't recommend most don't like it stay with other 2 save money and get the one with advertisements if they don't like then spend 40 dollors and upgrade some deals are good on there anyway there was a lot more i was going to say but forgot my bad but yea just tips from a 13 year old electro geek you can tell because i said electro remember have multiple accounts to whatever you buy from


Ciara West 4 years ago

Hello in Bend OR! I live in Ky but the rest of my family lives in Bend and Remond! My son will be 13 this weekend. I wantto buy him a phone but not sure if I should add him to my plan with T-Mobile for an outrageous amount or buy him a non-contacted, individual monthly plan...either way Im nervous he will lose it like the last one before I have even had a chance to weigh the final costs. I really need him and I to be in better contact so its important but Im also a tightly budgeted single mom! Any ideas from anyone??/


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stephhicks68 4 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Hi Clara! Great to hear from someone with local connections!! So, my 14-year old is on my Verizon plan and I am getting my 12-year old a phone for Christmas (shhhh!) too. The phone itself was only 1 cent (awesome for a gift) and adding him to the plan is only $10 per month (both boys are a total of $20 per month with unlimited texting). Curious as to why T-Mobile is charging so much to add him to your plan?? We paid a $25 connection fee and that is it, beyond the $10 each extra per month.

I hear you on the issue with losing the phone. Go with a basic model and have him earn a "better phone" in 2 years with chores and responsibility. My biggest tip, he must leave the ringer on so you can find the phone when its lost. My older son always has the ringer off and then its impossible to find later!!!

I'd love to hear what others say regarding the plan issue. Good luck and Happy Birthday to your 13-year old boy! :-)


JamesIsAwesome 4 years ago

Those gaming ideas are very awesome! Skyrim is the coolest!


Michele Knicks 4 years ago

Hi I have a 12 year old son who is turning 13 in a couple of months and he likes video games but not too much. He has a phone already(It's not


Michele Knicks 4 years ago

that good) but he already has a lot of sport things. I really don't know what to get him. Can you help me pleaaaaaaase he is really fussy and hard to shop for! He really doesn't care what brand of clothes he has but he does like polo and his clothes closet looks like it's gonna burst any second! help before february so i can be ready for him!


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stephhicks68 4 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Hi Michele - gosh, that sounds tough! New shoes, perhaps? He's probably outgrowing those that he owns and if he is really picky, you could go shopping together and he can show you what he likes! Or, you could get him a gift of an event or experience to enjoy together. A pro sports game? A music concert? Good luck and happy early birthday to your son!


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pooilum 4 years ago from Malaysia

good stuff... now i can get some gifts for my cousin. Voted up and followed


Gabe 4 years ago

I am thirteen and I love books, sports equipment, video games, and tech stuff. Airsoft guns are popular as well and a cell phone is virtually a must have for a while hirteee


Sue 4 years ago

Our 12yr old grandson just had a bday and we surprised him with his first zip line tour. Last year we took him and a friend to rock climb & the archery range .... fun, fun, fun. He still talks about it.


Coltensplat 4 years ago

I am a 12 year old turning 13 in about 3 weeks. I would love getting a little money cause I REALLY want a playstation 3 system. I don't wanna ask for it though cause I wanna be able to have a money goal and save up for it myself. I'm no money hoarder though


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colombostock 4 years ago from Colombo Sri Lanka

Really useful gift ideas. Thank you very much!


kid 4 years ago

sorroy parents but ur kids or grandson are growing up

IF U WANT HIM TO REMEMBER THAT CHRISTMAS GET HIM A PAINTBALL GUN OR BB GUN


luke 4 years ago

hi. i am a 13 year old boy and i wanted to give you some advise. we have gooten to the age where we appreciate expensive things and treat them nicely. i know my friends and i love things such as beats by dre, and oakleys, and even netbooks. i would recommend finding out which one of these items they like the best. just mention one of these next time you ask and the"ll perk up.


tyujj 4 years ago

get him a nice rugged tough puppy


baseline 4 years ago

Hi i have some ps game console for sale if interested hit me up..... shop.zone3@live.com


F. Cabral 4 years ago

Great gift ideas. Video games seem to be the a popular choice. But I really want to limit the amount of time they spend in front of those games.


13 year old boy 4 years ago

you do realise that limiting it to any less than 3 and a half hours a day and going to bed at 8:30 average

You are going to get a lot of anger


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mpropp 4 years ago from Minnesota

I have 2 boys, age 11 and 15, and I agree they can be tricky to shop for. You made a very thorough list, though. The video games and gift cards rank the highest in our household. Thanks for sharing!


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stephhicks68 4 years ago from Bend, Oregon Author

Thanks mpropp - the age can be difficult to shop for. Best of luck to you!

Steph


maddieH 4 years ago

I'm sorry but I cannot agree that the video games are great idea for a 13 year old boy - my younger brother is very very smart, a genius, in my opinion - he's already taking college courses - he likes video games just like any other boy his age, but I wish this had more of an academical beneficial suggestions - I got him the Ben Carson Gifted Hands book for his birthday and he loved it


annoyed 4 years ago

this website is terrible. i am 13 and i don't think u got the gifts right :(


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Swope 4 years ago

good info.


Sid 4 years ago

Thanks! I'm thirteen and I didn't know what to ask for...but you're right! These are great ideas! Thanks.


joshua cook 3 years ago

A mop. They need to learn how to clean.


Music_life4eva 3 years ago

My really good guy friend just turned 13 , but he doesn't really like video games or sports or anything like that so I just went to JB-HIFI and got a pretty good pair of head phones and he loves them!

It's great for people that you don't know the interests of as well!


Ethan 3 years ago

Not suitable for a 13 year old


JoshBoy 3 years ago

hi, I'm a 13 year old boy. I am putting beats headphones, licensing case, a pbone (plastic trombone), and xbox live. Your list was very accurate though. I have a lot of it


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marion langley 3 years ago from The Study

I'm thinking to adopt a handful of teenage boys in the future so I need to print out this article and file it away because it is awesome. I had to vote "other" on best gifts. I think the best presents you mentioned were centered around skill growth - like sending them to a sports camp. "The glory of young men is their strength", the bible says. :-) Thanks for writing!!!


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iguidenetwork 3 years ago from Austin, TX

Good choices and gift ideas. And of course, the best thing a parent can give to his/her teenage son/s is time. Wouldn't it be more fun if a father and son play those gadgets and sports together (I'm a dad myself so I should know) ;-)


Ryan Wilson 3 years ago

Hey, as a 13 year old boy, think that this is a great post, i would love anything that you described, to bad that my mum does not understand that i will not be sad if she gives me some money!

Cheers


3 years ago

airsoft, bb, and paintball guns


Peggy is sharing 3 years ago

Believe if or not, my 19 year old niece, never spent her birthday money and everyone was shocked when she announced this summer she had $3000!!


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bestofeverything 3 years ago from Georgia, USA

I like this gift idea article. I think that the best gifts are ones that make boys get up and be active.


Moon B 3 years ago

My best guy friend is turning 13 and even though I'm a 13 year old girl I know what teenage boys like. They're really into music so I would suggest buying them an iTunes gift card or something similar.Most teen boys are also into active outdoor activities such as skateboarding,biking,and surfing so something along those lines would be great!I once gave my best friend a slingshot which he really likes to.I hope this helped!


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toptenluxury 3 years ago from Cedartown, GA

With Christmas coming up, thanks for the great gift ideas. My kid will love these gift ideas.


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KenDeanAgudo 3 years ago from Tiwi, Philippines

age 13 above love games, for i have experienced that =)

He will surely love a new game for xbox or play station...

A new game to be played with his friends


Isabella 3 years ago

well my brother likes games and art :)


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SamitaJassi 3 years ago from Chandigarh

Thanks for the ideas............


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parrster 3 years ago from Oz

Some great ideas here. My son and I both got into Remote Control vehicles. Heaps of fun, with the added advantage of teaching them electronics as well.


Danielle 3 years ago

I was hoping for some fresh ideas. If I bought my son what he wanted he would have an xbox. That's easy. I don't want him to have games so it was disappointing that was the first thing I saw. Sports are also easy, at this age they play everything so we already have everything. I'm leaving this site without any new ideas. Disappointed.


Werewolf 3 years ago

Hey, I'm 13 and I came on to see what other boys my age do.

My friends and I are ALWAYS on xbox/computer.

A game that is becoming really popular lately is Minecraft. (Many adults play this, just look it up on Youtube. Every song has a Minecraft parody)

It came out on disc about 2 or 3 months ago but I downloaded it through xbox live.

It is on computer and can be downloaded to phones and ipads.

It is very good but many people (myself included) say do NOT get it on phone or ipad!

Computer is best, though it is easier to get it on xbox.

Hope this helped!

P.S. Usually, the more violent the better.:)


thx girl 3 years ago

thx that helped a lot


BoB Awesome 3 years ago

I'm 11 and i figure reading all this comments ( Which took FOR EVER!) helped but i would add a lot more things like call of duty Ghost or the xbox 1 and maybe the playstation 4. Some kids love nerf guns i do but not as much as airsoft and paintball. Also don't forget bb guns ( don't shoot at people in face or shin). One time i shot my friend in the shin with his bb gun and he was in pain but he shot me in the shin also. Don't be stupid like my friend and i!

Hope this Helped!


ggg 3 years ago

Didn't help


gros bedon 3 years ago

was good but didn't help me


foxy mama 3 years ago

this did not hep me Im soooooooo confused on what to get


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parrster 3 years ago from Oz

Bought my 12 year old a remote control 4WD. He loves it, uses it everyday. Many to choose from to suit various budgets. His is the Vaterra Twin Hammers.


hi 3 years ago

i don't know what i can get my boyfriend for his birthday does anyone have any ideas


Benjamin Berg 3 years ago

I'm 13 and this isn't vary accurate


A 13 Year old Boy 3 years ago

It depends on your child - Does he like sports related things or techy things? If sports related, buy him an airsoft gun or whatnot. If he like having new things buy him a product made by apple. If he has a 'Gaming' computer (One that can run games well) Ask him what game HE wants. You need to understand that a teenager likes blood, guts, gore, guns. So buy him games with those things! And don't buy him a Wii.. People just don't like them.


Racegirllisa 3 years ago

Snap circuits are really cool


epic 3 years ago

think about like 100 dollar RCcars and stuff if you give them like a sunfire or traxxas or mad fire they will be excited i'm 12 and I love my sunfire it goes twenty miles an hour with a brushed motor good choice for 8-50 years of age there fun make Shure its not a crap one though


13 ice yo 3 years ago

yo sup well 13 is a cool age well if ya son don,t like FOOTBALL AND SUFF LIKE THAT wow let not TA GOD XBOX 1 or XBOX 360 GAMES ta **)


JOE FUDACZ1 3 years ago

Well im 11 and my birthday is friday and i don't no whai want i like sports guns rely any thing any ideas


Moon B 3 years ago

Hi I commented several months ago giving cool teen boy gift ideas.I'm a 13 year old girl so I know what teen boys are into.In my earlier comment,I suggested an iTunes gift card,something bike surf or skate related,or a slingshot.You will notice I didn't write anything about video games.This is because I know boys revieve A lot of gaming gifts already.Also,giving them a gaming gift will encourage them to stare at a screen and 90% of teenage boys are already obsessed with video games. You may think that electronic gifts will be a bigger hit at the party but trust me. The teens will love my ideas!!!Here's an entirely new list of of 13 year old boy gift ideas:


Moon B 3 years ago

Candy

Anything from a joke shop

Sunglasses(vans preferably)

Cool shoelaces(neon)

And if you want to go big,

A mini air hockey table


hii 3 years ago

this is dumb


jack 3 years ago

i am a 13 year old boy and most boys my age want cell phones this includes iphones and music players


hi 2 years ago

these are great ideas thanks


Your name 2 years ago

I'm 13 I looked through this list and although it felt old i Still believe you did a great job

- but what I hate is my mom keeps asking me what I want for Christmas and I honestly don't know, I can't decide on anything due to me having every thing that's not it the hundreds zone. :( I don't know what I can do

Just saying don't answer this with any ideas because I probably won't come back :D


bin bo bagins 2 years ago

i am a predator on miners so yeah


Gmoney 2 years ago

Look I'm 13 and kids hate reading I mean c'mon get them good stuff like beats and who's cares if the games are violent that makes them funner were not 5 or get them the latest jordans or holister clothes


Tyrone bickerman 2 years ago

This is pretty gay like legit what kid wants to read books my god are you raising some kind of nerds you get them some fresh js and some snapbacks and nike elites there not 5 make them play e games cuz like there gunna be little sissys let them bust a cap in some people on cod ghost like my god don't by them scooters either if you want him to get some girls by Gucci give him Some $w@g


Angie 2 years ago

Our son and his friends (All 13, 7th grade) love playing the Xbox version of MineCraft. There is a youtube person (Stampy Longnose) who posts his in game play on youtube for tutorials or story telling and is quite hilarious. The boys love watching him and his site is pretty popular among the teens. So we got him an El Gato game recorder so that he can record his game play and upload it to youtube or other gamer sites. He can also do that for COD and other shooter games.


anonymous 2 years ago

I play pokémon, not halo. violent doesn't mean its a good game.


Naomie 2 years ago

My brother birthday is tomorrow (he is turning 13) and he likes sports especially basketball what should i do


Vincent 2 years ago

Hi, I came here because i wanted to know what i should choose for my 13th birthday. I don't have any idea what I should do.


lynn 2 years ago

What do you get a kid when they have all that listed above? A dirt bike!


Harry 2 years ago

I am a 13 year old boy and I think third phones you showed were horrible I would never want one of them


Kaili 2 years ago

I have 9 year old brother and he does not like me what should I do be for I give up on him for ever


Liz 2 years ago

I love all these kid sposting all their gift ideas!!! lol spoken just like a person that has NEVER earned a PAY CHECK


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mangifter 2 years ago

My sons are always tricky because I have one that loves everything sports and another that really isn't serious about any hobbies yet. Some great ideas for sure.


Jtz 2 years ago

hey, I'm a 12 year old boy and I'm turning 13 tomorrow and I don't know what i want for my birthday


srr 2 years ago

Ok Im a 13 year old boy and some of these are good and some are not. Most kids do not want a flip phone they want an iPhone (tip: go with a 4 or 4s if on a budget very cheap at verizon or at&t) also Beats are a good idea they are a little more expensive but they are what kids want now a days. (solos are about 150-200$) A long board would also be a good idea,I know that I love mine. Most kids love $$$$ so they can buy what ever they want!! Most kids also like video games (if you do not have a console think of that idea most new ones are 350$) Some games we like are call of duty,halo,assassins creed, Gta 5 (depending on what you let your kid play) Another great idea if you have a higher budget would be an A.R drone it is kinda pricey going for about 300$ if your kid has an iPad/Iphone (there is also a mini A.R drone for about 100$) thanks hope this helped


Logan 2 years ago

Nate from three years ago is my cousin


Alex 2 years ago

I'm a 12 year old boy and my birthday is in 2 weeks and I still don't know what I want...


Drew 2 years ago

"They probably won't admit it if they still like to experiment with Spy Ware or build Legos, so take those off the list."

Hello, I'm 13 and absolutely LOVE Legos. My Christmas list is packed full of items from the Lego website. So, it looks like I'm an exception!


fddd 2 years ago

just saying all of those are horrible gifts


dmoney 24 months ago

i agree these are terrible


a person 23 months ago

pretty good ideas though needs to be updated to video games like destiny, c.o.d. advanced warfare, titanfall, skyrim


briana 14 months ago

great gift ideas this is the first time i been on your web page and tbh i love these ideas bc i have a guy friend and his birthday is coming up and idk what to get him but this helped me thanks alot!!!


Daquan 14 months ago

Hey can anyone think of anything 13th birthday boy


jaydon 13 months ago

hey, im a 13 year old boy and all of this stuff is wrong. 13 year old boys want money, electronics, skateboards, and other stuff like that. so if you have one just ask him and tell him what you are going to get him, its not that big of a deal.


Harry 2 months ago

I am thirteen and most of those gifts aren't that great. Sorry for being judgemental but it's the truth.


Stephen 2 weeks ago

Lol, this is all wrong, not to be rude, but to help


Joselitogutamela III of Portland 30 hours ago

My name is fake

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