The Best Gifts for 8-Year-Old Boys
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The Best Gifts for 8-Year-Old Boys
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Gifts for 8-Year-Olds

Looking for gift ideas for an 8-year-old boy? We’ve got you covered. These toys, kits, and other gifts for boys cover a variety of interests and budget points. and are perfect birthday or holiday presents.


Prices and availability are subject to change.


Related: 30 Awesome Gifts for 12-Year-Old Boys

Solar System Science Kit
Amazon
Little Tikes Tobi 2 Robot Smartwatch
Amazon
Franklin Sports Over-The-Door Basketball Hoop
Amazon
Lego Star Wars Imperial Armored Marauder
Amazon

Lego Star Wars Imperial Armored Marauder

$40 from Amazon

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If you don’t know what to give a kid, chances are a Star Wars-themed Lego set will be a winner. This set of the Imperial Armored Marauder includes four Lego figurines for acting out intergalactic battles.


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Taco vs Burrito Game
Amazon
LLMoose Hover Soccer Ball
Amazon

LLMoose Hover Soccer Ball

$23 from Amazon

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Kicking a soccer ball in the house is a no-no, but kicking a hovering ball with foam bumpers gets a thumbs up from parents. This indoor/outdoor soccer ball works on hardwood, tile, asphalt, and short carpets. It even lights up with LED lighting to add some party ambience.

Laser Tag Gaming Set
Target

Laser Tag Gaming Set

$36 from Target

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Kids can blast opponents from as far away as the length of a football field with this two-person set. The blaster beams work in darkness or bright light, and an interactive voice “coach” even offers tips and tricks while playing.


Beyblade Burst Surge Speedstorm Spark Power Set
Target

Beyblade Burst Surge Speedstorm Spark Power Set

$20 from Target

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Beyblade launching competitions are a big thing among kids these days, and this set helps them blast with the best of them. The Spark Power Launcher lights up when you pull the ripcord and sparks more the faster you launch it.


Thames & Kosmos Alien Slime Lab Science Experiment Kit
Amazon
Fantasma Masters of Magic Set
Amazon

Fantasma Masters of Magic Set

$40 from Amazon

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Get ready to sit back for the show, because mini-magicians will love trying over 450 magic tricks. This magic kit is no joke — it’s from the only toy company endorsed by the International Brotherhood of Magicians, the world's largest professional magicians' organization.


Build Your Own Robot Kit
Uncommon Goods
'The Delish Kids (Super-Awesome, Crazy-Fun, Best-Ever)' Cookbook
Amazon

'The Delish Kids (Super-Awesome, Crazy-Fun, Best-Ever)' Cookbook

$16 from Amazon

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Young aspiring chefs will enjoy making over 100 delicious recipes, including favorites like English muffin pizza, brownies, and healthy fare such as zucchini tots. Recipes range from easy to more challenging, for all kid cook levels.


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Loog Learn to Play Acoustic Guitar
Uncommon Goods

Loog Learn to Play Acoustic Guitar

$79 and up from Uncommon Goods

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Budding young musicians will be making melodies before you know it with this beginner acoustic guitar. It has three strings instead of six, so kids can learn faster and easier.


Spy Cipher Decoding Medallion
Uncommon Goods
Harry Potter: Hogwarts Trunk Collectible Set
Amazon
3D Pen Set
Amazon

3D Pen Set

$49 from Amazon

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Create amazing objects with this child-safe 3D pen. The set includes project ideas that will help spark creativity.


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