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23 Toys for Big Boys ages 8 and Up

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When you’re not sure what to buy, Christmas shopping can be stressful. Shopping for a tween boy can seem downright impossible! What do you buy for a boy who is no longer into trucks and cars but not quite ready for more grown-up gadgets? Check out this list of 23 Toys for Big Boys Ages 8 and Up and stress no more! Some favorites that top the list include Lionel Trains Coca-Cola Holiday Train Set, Simon Swipe Game, Nerf Zombie Strike Crossfire Bow Blaster, Mario Kart 8 – Nintendo Wii U, Minecraft Diamond Steve Action Figure, SmartLab Toys It’s Alive Slime Lab, and MiP Amazon Exclusive Deluxe Pack.


See Also

1. Lionel Trains Coca-Cola Holiday G-Gauge Train Set

2. Disney INFINITY: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition) Video Game Starter Pack – Wii U

3. Simon Swipe Game

4. Fire HD 6, 6″ HD Display, Wi-Fi, 8 GB – Includes Special Offers, Black

5. Razor A Kick Scooter (Blue)

6. Singing Machine SML-385 Top Loading CDG Karaoke System With Sound and Disco Light Show (Black)

7. Nerf Zombie Strike Crossfire Bow Blaster

8. Knock-Knock Jokes for Kids

9. Razor E100 Electric Scooter (Red)

10. Big Hero 6 11″ Deluxe Flying Baymax with 4.5″ Hiro Action Figures

11. Mario Kart 8 – Nintendo Wii U

12. Razor RipStik Ripster (Blue)

13. Casio SA-76 44 Key Mini Keyboard, Orange

14. Minecraft Diamond Steve Action Figure

15. SmartLab Toys ReCon 6.0 Programmable Rover

16. Skylanders Trap Team Starter Pack – Xbox 360

17. Ravensburger Science X Fueling Future Cars – Science Activity Kit

18. LEGO Coast Guard Patrol

19. SmartLab Toys The Inhuman Squishy Zombie

20. SmartLab Toys It’s Alive Slime Lab

21. Disney INFINITY Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition) Rocket Raccoon Figure – Not Machine Specific

22. Lifetime Double-Shot Arcade Basketball System

23. WowWee Robosapien X Robot Kit

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Toni Thomason

Toni is a stay-at-home mom whose life completely revolves around 2 crazy little boys. When she’s not defending herself in a light saber battle or saving the day with her little superheroes, she loves crafting and designing things for her house. She loves animals, shopping, traveling and just snuggling on the couch with her family while watching a movie or reading a good book. Catch more of her crazy, hectic life at