Are you at the dreaded teenage years for gift giving? I know it is so hard knowing what to get them, especially boys! But don’t worry I have you covered with our gift ideas for 13 year old boys that they will love.
My son has his birthday and Christmas 2 days apart and since January has been giving me gift ideas for his 13th birthday!
So I am super confident you are going to find the absolute best gift for your 13 year old boy.
There is a gift here for all budgets and they are split into gaming, educational, and sporting gifts. I have also included our top 10 gifts for 13 year old boys in 2022. Some of these are so new they are pre-order only. However, they are all guaranteed to be delivered before Christmas.
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Gift Ideas for 13 Year Old Boy
Boys at this age are so hard to buy for, but I have put together the top 10 gifts for 2022 that they are going to love. But if you can’t find the perfect gift there keep scrolling as I have listed ALL of the top gift ideas for 13 year old boys.
Top 10 Gifts for 13 Year Old Boys
- Lego (don’t be fooled by the 18 age rating, these are definitely suitable for a 13 year old.)
- Gotham Knights (preorder, comes out in October 2022)
- Theory 11 playing cards make a great stocking filler.
- Smart Basketball practice basketball drills at home.
- Dueling Lightsaber is apparently the number 1 gift this year!
- Oculus Quest 2 — Advanced All-In-One Virtual Reality Headset
- Gaming Mouse Pad XL and lights up! As we homeschool he loves using this when he does his schoolwork too! If you want to make it even more special, get a personalized gaming mouse pad here.
- Comic Garage Subscription this is a monthly subscription with 10 or 24 comics delivered each month.
- Free Standing Punch Bag lets them get out all of their excess energy.
- Gaming Table
Gaming Gifts for 13 Year Old Boys
13 year old boys are a different beast now even compared to 10 years ago. Gaming is such an important part of their lives, whether it is Minecraft, Lego games, or virtual reality. But one thing they all seem to have in common is that they ALL GAME, one way or another. Below I have added the best of the best gaming gifts for 13 year old boys including games, headsets, and even monitors.
Gotham Knights (preorder)
Oculus Quest 2 — Advanced All-In-One Virtual Reality Headset
Apple I Watch is a great way to “monitor” the kid’s location if they don’t have their phones with them!
Computer Monitor / TV – This is a great gift for any gamer! Or indeed any kid who likes to game, watch tv or is homeschooled.
Wireless Charging Station – This 3-in-1 charging station is perfect, it can sit by their bed (or in our case downstairs!), and keeps everything together.
Gaming Table is also something we have, that we also highly recommend.
Gaming Headset so they can talk to their friends online.
Educational Gift Ideas for 13 Year Old Boy
As we homeschool, and my 13 year old son loves books we always add educational gifts. Now, don’t get me wrong they are still fun gifts. But is Lego really educational? Absolutely! Comics, are they really educational? Absolutely! So when I say educational, I of course don’t mean boring!
Lego (don’t be fooled by the 18 age rating, these are definitely suitable for a 13 year old.)
Over 125 gifts for Lego lovers that are not Lego sets!
Check out our favorite books for 13 year old boys, you are sure to find something they will like.
Sport Gift Ideas for 13 Year Old Boy
If you are looking for sports gift ideas for 13 year olds then look no further.
Dueling Lightsaber is the number 1 gift that all 13 year old boys want this year.
Basketball – this smart basketball is a great way to encourage the kids to practice their drills.
SplatRball is a battery-operated water bead gel ball blaster.
Boys survival gear is a great box to have for any budding fishermen or campers.
Free standing punch bag gets rid of any extra energy with this punch bag.
Indoor Basketball Hoop – If you have a basketball fan, this indoor basketball hoop is the best gift idea.
Waterproof Action Camera – this can be attached to a bike or a helmet, or just carried. It takes some pretty cool underwater pictures too!
Personalized basketball Custom airbrushing on full-size basketball – this item includes the ball painted with a simple design and colors, you can pick your style and can include a name or nickname, each piece is uniquely made for you!
Other gift guides for boys:
- Over 100 Christmas gifts for tween boys that they actually want.
- Gifts for 12 year old boys
- Gifts for 10 year old boys
- 30 of the best gifts for 9 year old boys
Last Updated on 4 June 2022 by homeschoolof1