40 gifts for 12 year old boys

The Mandalorian Imperial Light Cruiser

Introduce your son to the world of Star Wars with this Imperial Light Cruiser Lego kit from The Mandalorian, Season 2. It consists of 1,336 pieces, so it will take dedication and time to build. Comes with additional features such as 2 rotating turrets with spring-loaded shooters, 2 mini TIE fighters as well as a launcher. 5 minifigures with various weapons are also included in the package for hours of fun play. The deck doubles as a handy handle for flying. An exceptional gift.

Get it from Amazon.


Funkoverse Strategy Game

This strategy board game is based on the popular Harry Potter books and will take your boy on a magical adventure with his favorite Hogwarts characters. For two to four players, it’s easy to learn and will captivate your son in no time. The set includes four figures, cards and bases plus plenty of accessories to get started.

Get it from Amazon.


Air Hogs Gravitor with Trick Stick

Once your son learns the basics of this amazing toy, he’ll be unstoppable. It allows indoor hovering using the hands, feet or any part of the body as a base. Extremely simple to use and learn, it detects altitude. Whether playing individually or with friends, increasingly complex tricks can be learned to amaze others with physical creativity and inventiveness. With its durable construction, this gift will grab anyone’s attention and keep it for hours. Comes with charging cable, instruction manual and extra stick.

Get it from Amazon.


Original Ultimate Backyard Discus Thrower Game

This outdoor party game is simple in concept but make no mistake, it will have your son diving and reaching everywhere in a bid to score points. A competitive game for up to 4 players, it only takes seconds to set up and is perfect for that day at the beach, park, or even anywhere. Teams take turns throwing the Frisbee in an attempt to land it in the container. Various numbers of points are scored depending on the accuracy of the throw and the first team to 21 points wins.

Get it from Amazon.


Robot building toys for boys

This one is for budding geniuses around the world. It’s perfect as a fun and educational gift that will teach your son about robotics as well as programming in the funniest way possible. It comes with 635 snap-together parts that, when assembled, make up a fully functional articulated robot that can be controlled remotely (downloadable app on your phone) or programmed to move. Comes with built-in rechargeable batteries and a controller that has a range of 65 feet. We think you’ll agree that learning with this toy is so much fun.

Get it from Amazon.


Tin can robot

Another for engineering enthusiasts. This robot only needs a metal drink can to complete its construction. No tools or special knowledge are required and the kit comes with detailed instructions on how to complete this toy. Along with teaching basic engineering principles, it also teaches the value of recycling which we believe is an important lesson for every child to learn. Requires one AA battery (not included).

Get it from Amazon.


Premium Quality Magnetic Dart Board

This twist on the classic darts game is essential for developing your boy’s hand-eye coordination and keeping him busy for long periods of time. Safe for kids and adults, these darts won’t harm your kids, pets, or walls in any way. The extra durable large dart board is an exact replica of the classic game, except it’s magnetic. The darts themselves fly true and will stick to the board every time. Fun for the whole family for years to come.

Get it from Amazon.


Gravity Maze Marble Run Puzzle Game

This logic game will allow your boy to strategize and develop his critical thinking and spatial reasoning skills in order to solve the puzzles. Simple in concept yet complex in practice, this gift will teach and entertain in equal measure. Comes equipped with a game board, nine towers, a target and three marbles. It requires very little setup and with over 60 challenges ranging from beginner to expert, we’re sure it’s a giveaway that won’t be ignored.

Get it from Amazon.