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The Best Toys and Gifts for 10-Year-Old Boys

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Gifts for Tween Boys

It might be blowing your mind a little that the precocious and adorable 10-year-old in your life has finally reached the double digits, but that doesn't mean that buying a gift for him has got to tax your noggin any further. Whether he's into books or drones, puzzles or ping pong, there's a perfect gift out there for him. Keep clicking to find great gift ideas for just about any decade-old kiddo, no matter his interests.


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DJI Mini 2 Ultralight and Foldable Drone Quadcopter
Amazon

DJI Mini 2 Ultralight and Foldable Drone Quadcopter

$449 from Amazon

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Sure, it's on the pricey side, but if you're skipping a huge birthday bash this year, this makes a great splurgy gift that might make up for that fact. This well-rated ultralight drone — it has an average 4.8 stars with over 3,500 reviews — can record 4K video, has a minimum flight time of more than 30 minutes, includes level-5 wind resistance, and comes packed with tons more features that make it a great gift. 


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Trivial Pursuit: Wizarding World Harry Potter
Amazon

Trivial Pursuit: Wizarding World Harry Potter

$22 from Amazon

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If you've got a Potterhead, he'll love showing off his wizardry wisdom with this Harry Potter-themed edition of the Trivial Pursuit game. Features 600 questions in six categories: The Dark Arts, Hogwarts, Magical Spells and Potions, Magical Objects, Magical People, and Animals and Magical Creatures.


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Squad Hero Rechargeable Laser Tag Set
Amazon

Squad Hero Rechargeable Laser Tag Set

$200 from Amazon

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This well-reviewed and innovative laser tag set includes four infrared guns and vests that'll let you play indoors or outdoors, in the dark or light. Additional features include synced scoring, adjustable lives, and four weapon modes. 

Nerf N Strike Elite Strongarm Toy Blaster
Amazon

Nerf N Strike Elite Strongarm Toy Blaster

$16 from Amazon

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Rated for kiddos 8 years and older, this no-batteries-required Nerf blaster fires six darts in a row up to 90 feet. The dart barrel flips open for easy and quick reloads. 

Razor Dirt Rocket SX500 McGrath Electric Motocross Bike
Amazon

Razor Dirt Rocket SX500 McGrath Electric Motocross Bike

$549 from Amazon

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Another gift that qualifies as a splurge, this Jeremy McGrath-inspired motocross bike will have your little thrill-seeker beaming from ear to ear. An electric charge provides 40 minutes of use at speeds up to 15 mph, and it can support up to 175 pounds.  

Lego Technic Jeep Wrangler
Target

Lego Technic Jeep Wrangler

$50 from Target

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Another great gift for a brick fiend, this toy will also satisfy any boy who loves cars or is an off-roading enthusiast. When built, the 665 pieces form a Jeep Wrangler Rubicon that can be proudly displayed on a shelf or dresser top. 

National Geographic Break Open 10 Premium Geodes Kit
Amazon

National Geographic Break Open 10 Premium Geodes Kit

$30 from Amazon

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Boys of almost any age love treasure, and this fun gift gives them multiple opportunities to find it. The kit includes 10 geodes with crystals inside as well as a goggles and a display stand. For extra educational appeal, there's also a 16-page full-color learning guide included that will teach him all about his discoveries. 

Snap Circuits Light Electronics Exploration Kit
Amazon

Snap Circuits Light Electronics Exploration Kit

$83 from Amazon

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If you're looking for a STEM-focused gift, this set contains over 55 parts that can build more than 175 projects while also teaching kids about circuits, fiber optics, and more. It includes a 100-plus-page full-color instruction manual. Nearly 7,500 reviewers have rated it 4.8 stars.

Razor Dune Buggy
Amazon

Razor Dune Buggy

$489 from Amazon

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Another gift for the boy who loves adventure and thrills, this red dune buggy has an electric motor and can have him zooming around at speeds of up to 9 mph. It has pneumatic tires, a hand throttle, and brake controls, and can support up to 120 pounds. 

Shashibo The Shape-Shifting Box Artist Series
Walmart

Shashibo The Shape-Shifting Box Artist Series

$24 from Walmart

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These innovative fidget toys can let him shape-shift to his heart's content. Each cube transforms into more than 70 different shapes, and they come in themes of chaos, confetti, elements, and mystic ocean. A free downloadable app available for iPhone and Android phones includes a growing library of instructional videos to aid his creativity.


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DND Copper Table Game Dice Set
Amazon

DND Copper Table Game Dice Set

$20 from Amazon

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If your kiddo has jumped on the Dungeons and Dragons bandwagon, he'll love a set of these metal polyhedral game dice, which come in an array of great color options. Each set comes in a decorated metal box for safekeeping.

Beat That! The Bonkers Battle of Wacky Challenges
Target

Beat That! The Bonkers Battle of Wacky Challenges

$25 from Target

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If you're looking for a gift that encourages family-togetherness time, this game features 160 challenges with a "minute-to-win-it" style gameplay. In other words, it’s fast-moving enough for any 9- or 10-year-old brain.

L.L.Bean Junior Archery Set
L.L.Bean

L.L.Bean Junior Archery Set

$139 from L.L.Bean

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If your boy has even a passing interest in archery, he'll love this set, which includes a recurve bow (available in right-or left-hand versions), plus arrows, a quiver, paper target, and bow sleeve and armguard.

Slackers Ninjaline Hanging Obstacle Intro Kit
Cabela's

Slackers Ninjaline Hanging Obstacle Intro Kit

$120 from Cabela's 

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Do you have a budding ninja warrior on your hands? Help them toward those dreams of pushing the buzzer with this set, which includes a 36-foot ninja line with lots of accessories to help them build that growing athleticism and confidence. Everything comes packed in a convenient and portable carrying bag.

Electronic Piggy Bank
Amazon

Electronic Piggy Bank

$27 from Amazon

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Teach your 10-year-old the importance of budgeting and saving money with electronic piggy bank protected by a four-digit password. Coins and bills can both be stored, and your kid will learn how to put aside money for his next big purchase.

Beats Wireless Headphones
Amazon

Beats Wireless Headphones

$135 from Amazon

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These headphones are great for any kid getting developing his musical interests — while also wanting to look cool, naturally. Choose from red, black, or rose gold, all of which feature bluetooth connectivity. 

Razor RipStik Caster Board
Amazon

Razor RipStik Caster Board

$79 from Amazon

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If skateboarding and snowboarding are off the table, let him have a go at the RipStik, which offers the same type of movement. He'll learn balance and control, all without getting on a mountain or diving into the ocean. 

Spikeball
Amazon

Spikeball

$68 from Amazon

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Whether he's playing it at the beach, in the backyard, or in a park, this spikeball set is a great way to foster a little competition and a lot of fun. The set includes an adjustable net and three balls, and can be played with four people. 

Beginner Microscope STEM Kit
Walmart

Beginner Microscope STEM Kit

$42 from Walmart

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At 52 pieces, this microscope kit appears to have everything a bourgeoning scientist needs, including a microscope, LED light, and both prepared and blank slides. 

Bike Wheel LED Lights
Amazon

Bike Wheel LED Lights

$25 from Amazon

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He may already have a bike he loves, but give him these LED lights and it'll look like a completely new ride. The lights are easy to install, come in 13 different colors, and have more than 40 hours of battery life. 

Nike Air Force 1
Nike

Nike Air Force 1

$90 from Nike

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The kid's version of these popular kicks are just as popular as the adult's. Whether you purchase the black or white pair for your fashion-forward 10-year-old, he'll undoubtedly be on trend. Keeping them clean is another story...

Beneath the Galaxy Sleeping Bag
Uncommon Goods

Beneath the Galaxy Sleeping Bag

$100 from Uncommon Goods

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This comfy sleeping bag is a budding astronaut's dream. Made from 100% cotton, it's decorated with the sun and nine revolving planets, and makes for a cozy hideaway if he's taking a break from his bed. One thing to note: This sleeping bag isn't made for camping outside.

Door Pong
Fat Brain Toys

Door Pong

$27 from Fat Brain Toys

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He'll spend hours whacking away at this game, which mimics ping pong but without the table. Attach the clamp to any door frame, adjust the length of string, then use a paddle to swing at a tethered ball. Can be played solo or with another player.

Ray-Ban Kids' New Wayfarer Sunglasses
Amazon

Ray-Ban Kids' New Wayfarer Sunglasses

$77 from Amazon

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Get him his first pair of nice sunglasses with these Ray-Ban Wayferers, which come in more than a dozen different colors. The plastic shades offer UV protection and are perfect for kids who've started developing their own sense of style. 

Mini Pocket Drone
Amazon

Mini Pocket Drone

$35 from Amazon

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More discreet than the full-size drone on our list, this pocket drone is the ideal size for indoor flying and moving around small spaces. He'll learn maneuvering tricks and delight in 360-degree stunt flips, all with an easy-to-use remote controller.