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Hottest Toys for Boys

Updated on August 10, 2013

10 Newest, Hottest And Coolest Toys For Boys This Year

Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? If not, you don't want to get caught up in the Last minute rush where you end up getting something you are not proud to give simply because you didn't know what to buy. This is the reason I have taken time to list right here on this page The Hottest Toys For Boys This 2013.

You will be able to choose from the 10 coolest toys for the "bigger boys" (7years and up) and if you happen to be shopping for the younger boys say between the ages of 3-6 years, then you are also in luck because I have also listed the 10 hottest and newest toys that they would be expecting as gifts.

I have categorised these great gift ideas by age, have given some insight as to what they do and how your child can benefit from them. With a wide variety to choose from including RC vehicles, action figures, LEGOs, tablet computers, dinosaur vehicles and many more, you can't run out of ideas.

Now it is your turn to get more details on each toy to find out which is more appropriate for your child. With 20 of the best toys to choose from, I bet your child will be so happy and so proud of you for getting them the coolest toys ever.

Have fun shopping, remember Christmas and gift giving is all about Celebrations!

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Most Suitable For Boys Aged 7 Years And Up

Hot Wheels RC Terrain Twister Vehicle - Top Christmas Toys For Boys

The hot wheels terrain twister will make a great Christmas or birthday gift for boys aged 7 years and up and especially as it is one of the hottest toys of 2013. This big RC vehicle which measures approximately 20 inches X 8 inches X 14.2 inches is rugged and built to go anywhere including the very toughest of terrains like grass, sand, water, dirt and snow and it comes out victorious.

Boys will have loads of fun and adventure with this RC terrain vehicle as long as they are in control of the RC device. The vehicle comes with a rechargeable 7.2V TMH flexpak battery and charger, an RC controller and also comes in bright bold colors.

Skylanders Giants

The Skylanders have been a very popular video game amongst many and with the release of the new Skylanders giants, fans are expected to enjoy even more adventures. If you have a boy or know of one who is really looking forward to seeing the skylanders join forces with The Skylanders giants to battle Kaos, then this Wii gaming system is just the right gift for them this season.

Already predicted as one of the hottest toys/gifts for 2013, you wouldn't want to wait till last minute before buying one.

The Skylanders giants pack comes with the game, portal of power, 3 Skylanders figures, 1 character collector poster, 3 sticker sheets with secret codes, and 3 trading cards.

Nerf Hail-Fire Blaster

Another children's toy right at the top of the most wanted toys is the Nerf hailfire blaster which is really on every "big boys" wish list and when I say big boys I don' t only refer to boys aged 8 years and up but also the adult boys too.

The Nerf hail fire is a dream come true for boys who love action packed fun with some adrenaline rush. The reason the hailfire is highly sought after is because of its capacity to hold upto 144 darts at one time and this allows you to unleash a storm at your target at a very high speed.

The Nerf N strike Elite Hail fire Blaster will allow you to fire at targets up to 75 feet and as long as you can pull the trigger easily and fast, it is action-packed all the way. The pack includes HAILFIRE blaster body, ammo rack cover (two pieces), advance handle (two pieces), four Quick Reload Clips, 24 Elite Darts, and instructions.

Although I am not a big fan of guns, I cannot deny the fact that this toy is hot right now and that some children will be getting it this Christmas but I do advice that the kids be supervised by an adult at all times whenever this is in use especially if you decide to get it for the "not so big boys".

Nerf N-Strike Elite Hail-Fire BlasterGET DETAILS

LEGO Ninjago

If you have got a child who loves Lego and also loves Ninja, then the LEGO Ninjago Epic Battle may be just the perfect gift for them. With a ninja themed stating and 900 Lego pieces to put together, I'd say there is never going to be a dull moment when your child picks this up to play with.

The LEGO Ninjago is no ordinary Lego but one that involves imaginative skills to be able to tell a story, the famous story of the heroic Ninjago ninjas who are battling against the great devourer serpent in order for good to defeat evil.

This set will be most suitable for children who are familiar with the Ninjago TV series and who are ready to work with that many Lego pieces because building the set can be fun as well as challenging but will bring out the creativity in your child. Younger children who are fans and love the Ninjago sets may be better off with the other Ninjago sets with fewer pieces.

The set includes the Ninjago Epic Dragon Battle pieces (915 total), two instruction booklets, and decals and is recommended for children 8-14 years.

LEGO Ninjago 9450 Epic Dragon BattleGET DETAILS

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Air Hogs Hover Assault

The Air Hogs Hover Assault is one of the hottest toys of 2013 and in great demand too. With its RC technology and remote missile launching capabilities, it is the perfect gift for boys who love flying and driving. It's main attractions are the fact that it can both fly in the air or move on the ground and with its lightweight and responsiveness, your kid is going to absolutely love it.

The air hogs hover assault Includes: 1 Air Hogs® Hover Assault, 1 R Controller/Charger, 8 Plastic Missiles, 2 Targets and 1 Instruction Sheet.

Air Hogs - Hover Assault - RedGET DETAILS

Tablet Computer For Boys

Tablet computers are hot now especially since the launch of the iPad brand. They are very popular because they are lightweight, portable and easy to manipulate and if your young one doesn't have a tablet yet because you could not afford to buy him one that costs about $500, then this is your chance to take advantage of these cheap ones that are as good as any of the brand name tablets you know. Kids will love them and certainly a great gift to give.

PanDigital 72-70FW 7-Inch Tablet Computer - White GET DETAILS

The Lego Monster Fighters

It's all about the battle between good and evil with the LEGO Monster Fighters as the vampire and Dr Rodney Rathbone battle it out to see who conquers. But you can decide how the battle goes and who wins it with your skills for imaginative play, creativity and quick thinking.

Also a top toy for kids aged 8 years and up, the Lego monster fighters come in different sets but the Lego monster vampyre hearse measures approximately 15 x 2.2 x 10.3 inches and includes the Vampyre's Hearse, Dr. Rodney Rathbone's motorcycle, Rodney Rathbone, Vampyre and the zombie driver mini figures.

Lite Brix Building System By Cra-Z-Art

Simply put, this is a great toy that will make any child happy! The Lite Brix Building System is building blocks that lite up for more effects and for a more adventurous and fun play time. You can choose between a racing car, super flash jet, a construction lumi port (like an airport), a space trooper among many others.

All these lite Brix building system will lite up soon after you put the building blocks together to form your desired figure. A great buy and one of the hottest toys for this season.

Cra-Z-Art Lite Brix Building System - Race CarGET DETAILS

Transformers Optimus Prime

Standing at 22 inches tall with some extended wings, the Transformers optimus prime appears as a semi trailer truck in trailer mode and quickly transforms into a massive powerful robot in robot mode to lead his fellow autobots to battle.

Press the power mode and the trailer converts into the Omega Combat Armor which is equipped with a firing Ultimate Super Cannon and retractable battle mask.

The transformers optimus prime are new and hot for the season and will make a great addition to any boy's collectibles.

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10 Hottest Toys For Younger Boys

Most Suitable For Boys 3 Years And Up

Imaginext Eagle Talon Castle

Are you looking for a toy that will help develop your child's imaginative skills, think Imaginext Eagle Talon Castle. This has been specially designed to take your child into a magical world of knights and dragons where he can decide what happens next.

This toy never gets old and will keep your little one interested for many years to come. Watch as the adjustable castle unfolds to up to 3 feet wide providing a massive play area for your child and their friends.

The Imaginext Eagle Talon Castle box will include the Castle, three figure turn disks, two catapults, Turn Tech cannon with two projectiles, eight firing disks, treasure chest, two ladders, four flags, and three soldiers with helmets, shields, and swords. Recommended for children 3-8 years.

Fisher-Price Imaginext Eagle Talon CastleGET DETAILS

VTech Switch And Go Dinos

The VTech switch and Go Dinos are one of the coolest toys for boys and is on the wish list for most boys. Specially created for dinosaur fans, this toy transforms from a dinosaur to a heavy duty vehicle in simple easy steps that will also help develop your child's motor skills.

Choose from a variety which includes Brok the Brachiosaurus Dinosaur, Silver the T-rex dinosaur, Horns the Triceratops Dinosaur, Attila the Ankylosaurus Dinosaur, Span the Spinosaurus Dinosaur and many more. One of the top toys expected to sell very well this holiday and recommended for children aged 3years and up.

Vtech Switch & Go Dinos - Brok the Brachiosaurus DinosaurGET DETAILS

Matchbox Big Boots Dino Adventure Squad VehicleGET DETAILS

Disney's Jake and The Never Land Pirates - Jake's Musical Pirate Ship BuckyGET DETAILS

Power Wheels Dune Racer

Looking for an outdoor toy and a ride-on one too to buy a boy for his special day, why not check out the Power wheels dune racer which is specially designed to go on hard surfaces, wet grass and any rough terrain.

With its monster traction drive system, sturdy steel frame, room for two riders, two forward drive speeds, one reverse speed, and a 12-volt rechargeable battery, your child will have lots of fun as he embarks on several adventures.

The power dune racer from Fisher Price also comes with a 12-volt battery, charger, screws and locknuts, assembly wrench, sticker sheet, and instructions.

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WWE Brawlin Buddies

Is your child a fan of WWE and it's stars? Then WWE Brawlin buddies may be just the appropriate gift for them this season because they are among the hottest toys for kids in 2013. The Brawlin buddies come as plush toys or action figures and you have the choice of choosing from John Cena, Sheamus, CM Punk, Rey Mysterio and others.

WWE Brawlin' Buddies Rey Mysterio Plush FigureGET DETAILS

The Leapfrog LeapPad 2, Tabeo & VTech 2

As you well already know tablet computers are hot and huge this season and this is why Leapfrog, Toys'RUs and VTech have all released their latest tablets for the 2012/2013 season. The LeapPad 2, Tabeo and Innotab 2 are all new and better for and are some of the fastest selling toys for this Christmas.

With over 100 apps for your child to learn and play with, these handheld gaming consoles are many things in one. Features the latest in technology including a touch screen, built in front and back cameras with video recording too. A sure winner especially with kids between the ages of 3-9 years.

LeapFrog LeapPad2 Explorer, Green

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The New Furby

Let's not forget the all new Furby which I'm sure girls and boys alike would love. This is the hottest toy for 2012/2013 season and this list will not be complete if I don't include it. An Interactive robotic toy that lets you influence what it eventually becomes although it does have a mind of its own.

Play with it, talk to it, spin it and do whatever you like but be sure that it is recording every move and forming its own personality in the process. Younger boys would love it and will enjoy playing with it, grab one this holiday for a fun-filled Christmas and new year

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What Do You Think Of These Hot Toys And Gifts For Kids?

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      MelissaRodgz 5 years ago

      These gifts look fun.