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22 Very Cool Gifts For Very Cool 13 Year Old Boys

Updated on May 2, 2021 Updated on May 2, 2021
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    As a child shifts from being a kid to being a teenager, it gets harder to figure out what to get them for their birthday or Christmas. When boys enter their teenage life it’s important to give them gifts that not only can let them have fun but also make them more inquisitive.

    If you are still unsure of what to get don’t fret. We’ve come up with some of the best gifts for 13-year-old boys.

  1. Drone
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    Safe, easy, and fun to fly, this remote control drone makes it possible for every teenage boy to reach for the sky. The drone has a built-in HD camera. Firstly, download the app to connect to the drone’s camera, enter your smartphone’s settings, ensure Wi-Fi is turned on and connect to the Wi-Fi signal. Once connected, you can see exactly what your drone’s camera sees via a live video feed to your device through the app.

  3. Caster Board
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    The compact Ripster is a smaller version of the RipStik Classic, with a shorter wheelbase ideal for riders with a narrower stance or for those who want to do more tricks. Like nothing, you’ve ever ridden. Inclined caster trucks and pivoting deck provide a snowboard-like carving ability. Unique design allows acceleration and turning without pushing. 

  5. Gamer Heartbeat Tee
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    This funny gaming t-shirt is fronted by a gamer heartbeat’s graphic. It will make an outstanding gift for you or that hard-to-shop-for gamer in your life who loves funny gamer shirts. Lightweight, Classic fit, Double-needle sleeve and bottom hem.

  7. Settlers of Catan Board Game
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    He will be playing this classic game board game for years to come. Your adventurous settlers seek to tame the remote but rich isle of Catan. Start by revealing Catan’s many harbors and regions: pastures, fields, mountains, hills, forests, and deserts. The random mix creates a different board virtually every game. Skills – Clever trading, strategy, tactical skill, luck.

  9. Keyboard
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    The Casio LK-190 PPK comes with everything you need right out of the box. No matter who you are, Casio’s LK-190 opens up a whole world of music with 400 high-quality Tones, and 150 built-in Rhythms including the all-new Dance Music Mode. The 61 full-size keys feature Casio’s Key Lighting system and Step-Up Lessons, making it fun to learn. It’s a perfect introduction to music-making, and a great-sounding way to have fun.

  11. The Manual to Manhood
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    There’s a lot a young man in the making needs to succeed as he grows up and prepares to make his way in the world. Many important skills and character traits he should acquire he might not be quick to ask how to do because, well then, people would know he doesn’t know what he is doing, just yet. For all the guys out there who want to have it all together, Jonathan Catherman offers this collection of one hundred step-by-step instructions on almost everything a guy needs to know, including how to wear cologne correctly, grill a steak, tie a tie, manage money, plan a date and write a résumé.

  13. Nintendo Switch
  14. Introducing Nintendo Switch, the new home video game system from Nintendo. In addition to providing single and multiplayer thrills at home, the Nintendo Switch system can be taken on the go so players can enjoy a full home console experience anytime, anywhere. The mobility of a handheld is now added to the power of a home gaming system, with unprecedented new play styles brought to life by the two new Joy-Con controllers.

  15. Hershel Backpack
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    The Vaschy school backpacks are made of a superior quality polyester. Polyester is a popular and ideal lightweight material for ultra-strong and heavy duty backpacks. Polyester material is heat resistant, making it suitable for outdoor use. In terms of durability, polyester is resistant to shrinking and stretching. Thus, it is also wrinkle-resistant. Polyester is genuinely a resilient material perfect for backpacking.

  17. Star Wars Lego Set
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    Add some heavy firepower to any LEGO fan’s collection with the tough Star Wars 75234 at-ap walker. This impressive Imperial walker features articulated legs and a retractable third leg, plus an opening top and sides that reveal a detailed 2-Minifigure cockpit. This Walking tank model also includes a rotating and elevating top turret with a seat for a Minifigure and a spring-loaded shooter for exciting battling action. Not into Star Wars? Try one of the Lego Architecture Sets like this one of the NYC Skyline.

  19. 3D Basketball Backboard Light
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    This 3D illusion lamp is perfect for basketball lovers. The laser engraving gives an amazing 3D visual effect of a backboard, hoop, and basketball. It changes between 16 different colors and has four modes, flash, strobe, fade, and smooth. It works via remote control and is powered by 3 AAA batteries or a USB connection. 

  21. Graphic Hoodie
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    Saindermira is a brand focused on a sense of design. The company launches new products continuously and every series is selective. Products are 100% original, created by independent contract designers. This galaxy pullover hoodie will make him the coolest kid on the block.

  23. Make Your Own Comic Book
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    My Comic Book gives children the opportunity to write, illustrate and publish their very own comic book. Winner of the 2013 Academic’s Choice Brain Toy Award, My Comic Book brings a child’s imagination to life as they follow their characters’ adventures on the pages. Comic book lovers of all ages can create a lasting keepsake through the fun and educational process of writing your own comic book.

  25. Light Up Ball
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    As seen on Dude Perfect Our Ball Uses Two Hi-Bright LEd lights that allows the entire ball to illuminate with fire like Glow.
    The entire Ball illuminates from the inside creating a really bright glowing basketball then shuts off automatically when not in Perfect for night games. You will be amazed by how much fun you will have with this Ball playing at night. They also make soccer balls and footballs. A great gift for sports lovers.

  27. Fire Tablet 10
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    Fire HD 10 is our largest display in 1080p full HD—now 30% faster thanks to the powerful new 2.0 GHz octa-core processor and 2 GB of RAM. Stream movies, watch videos, or play games with the enhanced Wi-Fi. Enjoy downloaded content on the go with up to 12 hours of mixed-use battery life.

  29. Snap Circuits
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    Give your child an exciting, hands-on introduction to electronics with Elenco Electronics Snap Circuits Light. This innovative kit contains over 55 color-coded, real circuit components that snap together to create working electronic circuits and devices. Recommended for children 8 and older, this set offers 175 plus do-it-yourself projects that will give your child an entertaining, concrete education on how electronics work.

  31. Skull Candy Wireless Bluetooth Headphones
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    The perfect gift for the audiophile. Hesh 2 Wireless is the Bluetooth version of our iconic headphone with a new sleek profile and plush, synthetic leather ear pads. With onboard controls and a rechargeable battery, Hesh 2 Wireless lets you move freely with your playlist. Soft synthetic leather ear cushions provide endless comfort for your longest playlists. The flexible headband features a metal understructure that can withstand the punishment of everyday use.

  33. Swiss Army Knife


    Compact enough to fit in your pocket or hook to your key fob, the 2¼” Classic SD is the epitome of a Swiss Army Knife; functional, versatile and always there when you need it. Featuring 7 popular implements, stainless steel construction, and Swiss-Made precision, the Classic SD is the perfect companion for everyone. Functional enough to save the day, this handy little tool is the perfect sidekick you’ll never want to leave home without.

  35. Gaming Chair
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    Show up your friends with the best gaming chair brand in the world. This X Rocker gaming chair creates an experience unlike any other sound chair. Crafted with an ergonomic design, full back support, bonded faux leather and mesh upholstery, this chair is both stylish and comfortable. A great gift idea for a hardcore gamer.

  37. Spike Ball
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    Spikeball is a fun, active, and competitive (if you want it to be) 2 on 2 outdoor indoor sports game for teen boys to play at, tailgates, the lawn, yard, backyard, beach or gym with rules kind of like volleyball. Foldable make the product tougher. Errant dives and falls happen, these legs can take the abuse. Bonus! They make it easier to store Spikeball in your trunk, closet or garage.

  39. Guinness Book of World Records
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    The world’s most popular record book is back with thousands of new categories and newly broken records, covering everything from outer space to sporting greats via Instagram, fidget spinners and all manner of human marvels. Inside you’ll find hundreds of never-before-seen photographs and countless facts, figures, stats and trivia waiting for you on every action-packed page. Guinness World Records 2019 is the ultimate snapshot of our world today.

  41. A Gift Card


    Any thirteen-year-old boy would love a gift card so he can buy whatever his heart desires. Amazon gift cards come in denominations from $25 up to any amount the giver chooses. 

  43. Joggers
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    Great for daily casual every day for the schoolyard or gaming with his friends. With the elastic waistband, breathable fabric these joggers make for a real comfy feel. They will be his favorites in no time.