What are the best gifts for teen boys? With over 650 gift ideas, we scoured the stores all year long to create the ultimate Christmas Wish List for teenage guys.
It seems that nobody knows what the best gifts for teenage boys are. As a result, instead of giving a nicely wrapped gift, most of us settle on giving money or a gift card. I’m okay with receiving money, but I love receiving something wrapped even if it is small.
Maybe it’s because I still believe in Santa Clause, reindeer, and elves. So we thought it would be really fun to create the ultimate Teen Boy Gift Wish List to make it simpler for everyone. It will be your little cheat sheet.
With over 350 gift ideas for teen boys, we have broken this year’s list into 17 different categories based on popular interests. Teenage boys are all different. So whether your teenage guy is a video gamer, geek, or loves fashion, there is something for every guy. Most of the items are pretty affordable but a few of them are just wishes. A guy has got to wish, right? After all, it’s a Christmas wish list.
So whether you are shopping for your teenage son, friend, niece, brother, or boyfriend, these are the things to get a teenage guy for Christmas. If you are teenage guy, there are ton of ideas of what to put on your list and what to get others. These also make great birthday gifts for teen boys. Hit the heart button to help others out and please pin your favorites.
Here are some awesome Christmas gifts for teen boys.
Cool Video Game Gifts For Teenage Boys
Teenage boys love video games. For the teen gamers on your list, there is so much to choose. From the top games out this year to gamer themed gifts, if he is really into gaming he will love these cool gifts for teen boys.
Retro gaming is all the rage nowadays. Sony announced it will launch a mini PlayStation Classic in time for the holidays. It will come loaded with 20 PlayStation hits , including Final Fantasy VII, Tekken 3, and Ridge Racer Type 4 to name a few. All games will be preloaded and the system comes bundled with two wired controllers. Relive the glory days of gaming or experience it for the very first time.
Super NES ClassicAges 6+
We are big fans of retro consoles. Nintendo is bringing back a miniature version of the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. The coolest part? While it won’t play your old cartridges, it’s already preloaded with 21 of the best Nintendo games like Super Mario Brothers, Zelda, and Mario Kart. Every teen gamer has to own this. It’s a part of video game history.
NES Classic Edition
This summer the NES Classic makes its triumphant return! Reimagined in miniature form, the NES Classic Edition features 30 of the greatest retro Nintendo games. Play classics like Super Mario Bros., Zelda, Donkey Kong and more. Now you’re playing with power! It’s the perfect gift for gamers and collectors.
All of our favorite retro consoles are getting miniaturized. Back in the day, gamers use to love playing NeoGeo games at the arcade. Now they are shrinking the SNK arcade cabinet and making it fit in the palm of your hand. The coolest part? It actually features a 3.5 inch screen. Additionally, it can also be hooked up to a television using HDMI. The mini console comes with 40 games.
Tiny Arcade Pac-Man Miniature Arcade Game
Bring home the classic arcade action of Pac-Man with this miniature arcade game. This arcade features an authentic and faithful recreation of the original Pac-Man arcade game, complete with decals and gameplay. There’s even mini joysticks and buttons so you can play until your heart’s content without worrying about poppin’ another quarter. Perfect gift for gamers.
Arcade 1Up Street Fighter II Arcade
Imagine buillding and owning your own arcade cabinet of Street Fighter II. That’s exactly what you get with this cabinet from Arcade 1Up. Relive the glory days of arcade gaming and engage in classic Street Fighter competition in the pleasure of your home for a fraction of other arcade cabinets. The best part? No quarters are required, so play on! This arcade features 3 games: Street Fighter II: Champion Edition, Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers, and Super Street Fighter II Turbo. Invite your friends over and see who’s the real champ.
Nintendo SwitchAges 6+
Nintendo has a massive hit on its hands with the Nintendo Switch hybrid console. Teen boys will love the ability to play their games on their terms – anywhere. It’s a great system for competitive games and heavy hitters include Zelda and Mario. The main question on many people’s minds is: Will Nintendo have enough Switches for everyone who wants the hottest gift of the holidays?
New Nintendo 3DS XLAges 7+
The new Super NES themed 3DS XL is a cool new way to play your favorite 3DS, 2DS, and DS games. It has the same functionality with the awesome games, controls, and dual screens you know and love. The cool new design may inspire to get a few classic SNES games on the Virtual Console.
New Nintendo 2DS XL
Th 2DS XL makes a great gift idea for teen boys who love portable gaming on the go. It features the clamshell design and performs well. The best part? It play DS and 3DS games – in 2D, of course. Upgrade to the 3DS XL if you’d rather experience games in a cool new dimension.
Xbox One X
The gaming community is excited over the Xbox One X, the ‘World’s Most Powerful Console’. Even if you don’t yet own a 4K TV, it is optimized for 1080p TVs. However, to experience it in its full glory, you need a 4K TV. Thankfully, the prices are coming down to reasonable levels. The Xbox One X is not for everyone – it’s only for those who demand the absolute best graphics and performance from their games. Although it just launched, the future of gaming looks very promising indeed with huge potential here.
Xbox One S
Now the Xbox One got a sleek makeover and the ability to play 4K Blu-rays. If your teen boy still hasn’t upgraded and loves Xbox games, now is the perfect time. Designed for 1080P HDTVs, the Xbox One has games, apps, and a ton of great exclusives like Halo and Gears Of War. This complete bundle includes a download of Minecraft, Minecraft Starter Pack, Creators Pack, 1,000 Minecoins, 14-day Xbox Live Gold and 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial.
PlayStation 4 Pro – Red Dead Redemption 2 Bundle
The PlayStation Pro is designed to take advantage of 4K TVs. For hardcore gamers and those with 4K televisions that want the very best PlayStation experience, the PlayStation Pro is for you. With a focus on 4K and HDR, the PlayStation Pro delivers a level of clarity that was not possible on the original PS4. The best part? It’s only $100 dollars more than the standard model. Now get a Red Dead Redemption 2-themed PS4 Pro bundled with the game!
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
Already over 60 million people own the PlayStation 4. Now the original PlayStation 4 is getting slimmer, lighter, and more energy efficient while keeping the same rendering power of the original. For those looking to jump into next generation gaming on 1080P HDTVs, this is the best way. The best part? You won’t be missing out on any games that are available on the Pro model as the library of games is the same.
Are you ready to go inside of your games? Virtual Reality is about to change gaming forever and Sony’s virtual reality headset is leading the way. If you already own a PS4, all you need is the headset. The headset is capable of tracking your head motion so you will be able to look around in the virtual worlds. There are over 100 games to take advantage of the headset.
The Oculus Go is the most convenient and comfortable VR headset ever made. It’s mainstream VR because it’s dead simple to use and eliminates the bulk and cables. Think of it as a self-contained version of the Gear VR. Choose from 32 or 64GB of storage. The more memory, the more entertainment you can take with you. Before using the Go, you have to pair it with an iOS or Android phone to connect it to your Wi-Fi. The biggest surprise is how easy it is to use and comfortable it is to wear. Expect around 2.5 hours of battery life with video and roughly 2 hours for games. With a low starting price point, it’s the easiest way for most people to jump into VR.
Oculus Rift Touch
We have been dreaming about virtual reality for years. Now it is finally here with the Oculus Rift. Once you put on this headset, you will be taken to another world. The only problem? You will need a pretty beefy PC to handle it. You can either get the Oculus Rift headset separately or opt for a bundle that is designed to handle virtual reality.
HTC VIVE is a high-end VR headset on the market. If you want only the best VR headset and experience and have the system for it, this is the right one for you. The VIVE supports full room-scale VR for a richer VR experience that immerses you in the action. Be prepared for jaw-dropping VR games and experiences.
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4Rated M
There is a new Call Of Duty game out this year and that means your teen boy is going to want it for Christmas. With its simplistic fragging gameplay, anyone can pick this game up and mow down hordes of enemies. The game introduces many big new changes. First, it’s more tactical and features a new health system. The specialists are more refined. Now there’s a team-centric 5-on-5 game and battle royale mode called Blackout. The game is rated M for intense violence and gore, so you decide whether you want your teen playing.
Marvel Spider-ManRated T
Imagine becoming the emodiment of Spider-Man and swinging through New York City as your friendly neighborhood superhero. That’s exactly what Insomniac has delivered with Marvel Spider-Man, exclusive to the PS4. The best part? They’ve nailed the swinging mechanics and it feels so fun to traverse through this open world. The combat feels like Arkham but in a Spidey way. The game features an intriguing, original story, plenty of villains, and more so you bet it will be action-packed and a whole lot of fun to play. Think of it as playing an interactive Spider-Man movie. How cool is that?!
Super Smash Bros. UltimateRated E10+
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate feels like a museum designed to celebrate itself. The game boasts every playable character in the series’ history plus a couple new ones for over 65 characters in its roster. Ridley will finally make his way into the game after popular demand and even Snake will be making a return. There will be a mix of old and new levels. Featuring perfect shields, a short hop, and the return of directional air dodges, it’s aiming to be a robust competitive experience. Fans can expect a faster, more technical game than ever.
Red Dead Redemption 2Rated M
Red Dead Redemption 2 is an open-world, narrative-driven experience. It’s a prequel set 12 years before the first game. There will be several different versions of the game: Standard, Special, and Ultimate and PlayStation gamers will receive exclusive bonus content not offered on Xbox. The first game featured a multiplayer mode, and this could be the key to keeping players hooked on the game in a similar vein as GTA V. With intense violence, strong language, nudity, strong sexual content, and use of drugs, you decide if he should play.
Super Mario PartyRated E
Super Mario Party is headed to Nintendo Switch. The game will feature fun mini games and new boards to keep things interesting and competitive. What’s cool? There’s an innovative new system allowing you to pair two Switches to play certain games. The game will feature online play as well as leaderboards. Get your friends together for some great party fun!
Battlefield VRated M
Set during WWII, there are a ton of changes to make Battlefield V the deepest and most immersive in the series. First, Grand Operations is the successor of the Operations game mode in the original Battlefield. The weapons will feature more predictable behavior so you can learn them easily. You can build structures, fortify, and even destroy buildings. Subclasses will be added, player progression will be much deeper, and there will even be a battle royale mode. The game contains intense violence, blood and gore, and strong language and is only intended for mature players.
Assassin’s Creed OdysseyRated M
Intended for mature audiences, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey shakes up the franchise in a major way with a new RPG shaped by your actions and choices. You can choose to play as either a male or female character through the game and the storytelling has changed. Set in ancient Greece, your role-playing journey with take you across both land and sea. Will you become the next legendary Greek hero?
Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu / EeveeRated E
Set to debut this holiday season, Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee are the first Pokemon games for Switch. Fans will instantly recognize some of their familiar worlds brought to life in 3D. The game allows you to use simple motion controls to capture Pokemon. It retains the classic battling system with a cool leveling system. Are you ready to catch ’em all?! It’s a really satisfying and immersive experience fans won’t want to miss!
FIFA 19Rated E
While FIFA has never looked better or more realistic, it doesn’t exactly reinvent the wheel. The presentation is solid yet again with dynamic crowds, play-by-play commentary and amazingly rendered stadiums that capture the essence of their real-world counterparts. An authentic UEFA Champions League mode will be featured this year. Although improvements have been made to the gameplay, it still doesn’t accurately capture the subtleties of the game. Nevertheless, it’s still a fun multiplayer game and I’d love playing a pickup game any day.
NBA 2K19Rated E
When you can’t go outside for a game of hoops, NBA 2K is the next best thing. This year the franchise celebrates its 20th year and drives the experience with best-in-class graphics and gameplay. In order to make the game as realistic as possible, the developers flew to each stadium to make sure that everything looks and sounds like the real thing. Can you take your team to the NBA Finals or will you choke?
Madden NFL 19Rated E
Are you ready to take your team to the Super Bowl? Nothing is more fun than playing Madden with your buddies and talking a whole lot of trash. With more emphasis on momentum, this year the running game has been completely overhauled to play and look like a real NFL game. Go long! Madden scores another touchdown!
Forza Horizon 4Rated E
Forza Horizon 4 delivers a completely new take on Horizon. The game will be set in beautiful Britain. Players will be competing on racetracks with dynamic seasons in a shared open-world. You can play with other people in the community. The seasons change everything and deliver new gameplay like never before. The visuals and gameplay have been taken to the next level. What’s cool? During different seasons you can open up new parts of a track. By popular demand, the game will even feature a 60 FPS mode for fluid, silky-smooth motion that will blow you away. Start your engines this October 2nd!
Grand Theft Auto VRated M
Grand Theft Auto V set the benchmark for open-world games, delivering one of the most amazing fully realized worlds. This game is designed with mature themes – strip clubs, drugs, and profanity. While by no means perfect, it’s one of the finest open world experiences that interweaves a brilliant narrative with three protagonists. While it’s surprising how GTA V continues to sell years after its initial release, it’s not surprising to gamers who benefit from continual updates, making this an ongoing experience even after completing the main campaign. Rockstar continues to deliver the goods that keep gamers coming back time and again.
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the WildRated E10+
Zelda is a complete masterpiece, redefining the franchise for the future while remaining true to its roots. The game is an absolute joy to play – from exploring and cooking to the boss battles and discovering secrets. While the earlier shrines feel easy, the game delivers its best content later in the game. The dungeons and puzzles are brilliantly designed and let you know there’s nobody better at designing games than Nintendo. It truly is a defining moment and experience in gaming that no true gamer should miss and is reason enough to own the Switch.
Super Mario OdysseyRated E10+
Mario Odyssey is everything Nintendo fans had hoped for and more. It’s packed with caboodles of surprises and reminds us a lot of Mario 64. This game is just soooo much fun to play and reminds us why we love gaming so much. The worlds Mario visits are diverse and each one feels different from the next. You feel like a kid exploring these wonderfully designed playgrounds. Other than Zelda, this is the other must-have title for Switch owners. If you own a Switch, you don’t want to miss out on the biggest title of the year!
Mario Kart 8 DeluxeRated E
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is one of the best racing games. It improves on its predecessor in almost every way. The courses are incredibly well-designed and are a pure blast to race on with friends and the controls have been refined to perfection. The battle mode has been overhauled with a variety of ways to compete and play. There are more characters, racers, and courses than ever. And, oh yeah, the game runs at a silky smooth 60 FPS in both handheld and docked modes. Nintendo crafted the best Mario Kart experience to date that truly satisfies fans! You literally can’t stop smiling while playing this game. Nintendo brings the FUN back into gaming!
God of WarRated M
God of War is a nonstop whirlwind of emotions and bloody action. It’s a masterful composition of exceptional interlocking parts. Its design pays off in unexpected ways in both the gameplay and storyline. Kratos has been thoughtfully reimagined. Most notably, there are a couple stellar boss fights that do a fantastic job of showcasing Kratos’s God-level strength. We expected great action from God of War and it delivers that handily, but we didn’t expect it to be a thrilling journey in which every aspect complements the others to form a masterpiece that is by far the most stirring and memorable game in the series. Its world is vibrant and thoughtfully constructed and packed to the brim with secrets to uncover. The game is centered around a tale that revolutionizes a one-note character into one of gaming’s greats. It’s a must-have for PS4 owners.
Hitman 2Rated M
Agent 47 is back in Hitman 2, which is intended for mature audiences with intense violence, strong language, and suggestive themes. Fans can expect more of what they know and love from the series: infiltrations, sniper assassinations, and more huge, intricate levels. This time the game won’t be episodic, so you’ll get to play through the entire game. It will offer a good challenge with a variety of ways to complete missions. We love that it’s a game that rewards you for your creativity. Are you ready to think deadly?
ASTRO Bot Rescue MissionRated E10+
If you have a Playstation VR, you have to play Astrobot. In this platformer, players step into an amusement park-like world as they guide their little robot friend around. Players must control the little guy with the PS4 controller as the levels unfold all around you. The game constantly surprises you with new perspectives and ideas that would not be possible in an ordinary platformer. It’s a charming game and the best use of VR yet.
LEGO DC Super VillainsRated E10+
How would you like to play as the villains in a LEGO game? Forget the superheroes … LEGO DC Super Villains now lets you do just that in a sprawling open-world experience unlike any other. The game will feature over 100 villains and you can even create your own. Expect a solid story, as its co-written with DC. It’ll be insane with the bad guys trying to be good guys. Who knew being bad could feel so good?!
Shadow of the Tomb RaiderRated M
Shadow of the Tomb Raider sets Lara out on a quest to stop a Mayan apocalypse. The game will feature more tombs that are deadlier than ever, more combat depth, stealth gameplay, new traversal techniques, underwater exploration and survival, and the biggest hub of any Tomb Raider. What’s not to love? Get ready for an action-packed adventure you won’t want to miss.
Ignite your teen’s creativity with Minecraft. He’ll enjoy crafting his own little world and going on incredible adventures with friends. When nightfall comes, build shelter to keep the monsters at bay. Experience one of the best-selling and most popular games in gaming history. If you haven’t played it yet, what are you waiting for?!
Crash Bandicoot N. Sane TrilogyRated E10+
If your teen boy loves platformers and has never played Crash games, this 3-game collection is worth playing. The gameplay remains true to the original. This is classic action platforming and it will challenge you to the core like never before. The controls could have seen an upgrade along with the visuals. This remastered version is the best way to experience the original Crash games. The Switch version includes 2 bonus levels.
Nintendo Switch Pro Controller
The Nintendo Switch Pro Controller is the best way to play your Switch games. If you plan on playing for extended periods, the Pro Controller is much more comfortable to use. It just feels right and it’s very responsive and includes HD rumble functionality to immerse you in your games.
Xbox Wireless Controller
So you have got your new console? The only thing worse than having to update it is not having spare controllers lying around. When friends come over, you are going to need some extra controllers for multiplayer fun. If you need an extra controller, you can’t go wrong with the official Xbox controller.
PS4 DualShock 4 Wireless Controller
A lot of people nowadays play multiplayer games online, but there is something about having friends in the same room that you don’t get online. If you want to play locally with friends, pick up another official Dualshock 4 controller. It’s Bluetooth and has a rechargeable battery, so you don’t have to worry about burning through batteries when the power runs out. Simply plug it in to the PS4 to charge it.
Nintendo Joy-Con (L/R)
One of the best things about the Nintendo Switch’s design is the Joy-Cons. Because the Joy-Cons are detachable, you simply need to remove them and you can have some multiplayer fun. You can pick up an extra pair, if you want to play 4 players in your favorite Nintendo Switch game. They come in the cutest colors so it’s even fun to collect different colors.
GameCube Controller Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Edition
Nintendo knows Super Smash Bros. fans love the GameCube controller best for playing Smash. That’s why they are re-releasing a special Super Smash Bros. Ultimate edition of the original GameCube controller. Without question it’s the best way to play Smash. The controller is super responsive and feels great to play on. Don’t forget your GameCube Controller Adapter so you can play on the Switch.
SteelSeries Nimbus Gaming Controller
If you’re looking to improve your mobile gaming experience, you can’t go wrong with the SteelSeries Nimbus. It delivers an outstanding 40 hours of battery life and delivers precise analog and digital controls. Your games will play and feel so much better compared to touch controls. Be warned: You just may never want to go back.
Gaming Hard Drive
The prices of portable hard drives have come down considerably. Now you can get a 4TB portable external hard drive from WD for a very reasonable price. It offers the easy of plug-and-play and you can backup your computer or use it for your PS4 or Xbox One to store all your games.
Elgato Game Capture HD60 Pro
If he needs to get high quality footage off the PS4 or Xbox One, then he needs the Elgato Game Capture HD60 Pro. With it, he will be able to stream 1080p and 60 frames per second video to Twitch or YouTube. It’s the perfect gift for capturing all of your coolest gaming moments.
Elgato Stream Deck
The Stream Deck is designed for live streaming. It’s got integration with Twitch, Twitter, Windows, Elgato products, and more. You can control your Twitch chat, post Twitter messages, change scenes, sources, and mics, record your screen, and even retroactively record the last few minutes if you have an Elgato capture card. It simplifies your life by making it easier to excecute commands while you’re live streaming a game. Best of all, it works as you’d expect. The value is pretty clear for serious streamers. What’s cool? It can even be used for video editing and folder navigation.
HyperX Cloud II Gaming Headset
With a sturdy metal frame, the Hyper Cloud II headset is the headset that every gamer dreams about. Why? These lightweight headphones are designed to wear for a long time. Compared to other headphones, they feel like a cloud on your head. With a detachable mic and satisfying bass, this headset brings your games to life like never before.
FPS Freek Thumbsticks
If he plays FPS or racing games, give him the edge he needs to win with these FPSFreek Thumbsticks for your PS4 or Xbox One game controller. What’s the big deal? Players benefit from more precise control which translates into better results in FPS and racing games where precision is everything. Once you try them you’ll be quite impressed and can’t ever imagine going back to a bare controller.
Logitech Driving Force G29 Racing Wheel
If your teen loves racing games, this wheel from Logitech delivers the ultimate racing experience for PS4 hands-down. Start saving up because it’s gonna cost you – but man is it worth it! The sheer joy and exhilaration that comes from this wheel is beyond belief good. The feel of the wheel and pedals in tandem with force feedback make you feel immersed in the racing action like never before. It’s perfect for games like Gran Turismo Sport, Dirt 4 and more.
Y Team PS4 Controller Charger
Nothing is more annoying than having dead controllers. Designed for the PS4, this charging cradle makes it easy to charge 2 controllers at the same time. The best part? It plugs into the wall so your console doesn’t have to be on. Just put your controllers on the cradle and your controllers will be ready to go when you want to play.
AmazonBasics Dual Charging Station for Xbox One
Are you tired of burning through batteries on your Xbox One controller? This charger allows you to charge 2 Xbox controllers so you never have to worry about batteries again. Along with the charger, it comes with 2 battery packs. Finally, there is an environmentally friendly way to game.
PowerA Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Charging Dock
The only way to charge Nintendo Switch Joycons is to attach them to the system. This can get annoying especially if you have more than 2 joycons. This charging dock allows you to charge 4 Joy-cons at once so you always have a pair ready to go. The best part? You don’t have to take a break when the batteries die.
Cable Management Sleeve
Peek behind the TV or monitor and do you see a jungle of wires? Bring some order to the madness with these inexpensive cable management sleeves. The sleeves can accommodate up to 10 cables for a clean and neat look. Oh, now that’s sooo much better!
Sandisk SD Micro SDXC Memory Card
The Nintendo Switch only has 32GB of built-in memory, so if you plan on installing more digital games you’ll need a memory expansion card for additional storage. Available in sizes 8GB to 400GB, this SD card is compatible with Nintendo Switch and allows you to conveniently store all your games in one place. Also, with digital games, you don’t have to worry about lost cartridges or swapping out cartridges.
HORI Compact Playstand
While the Nintendo Switch has a built in stand that allows you to play in tabletop mode, there are a couple problems with it. The angle that the Switch is placed at isn’t comfortable for everybody. This little contraption elevates your Switch, allowing you to place it in 3 different angles. The best part? Because it raises the Switch, you can charge it at the same time. When you are done, it folds away compactly.
Nintendo Switch Deluxe Travel Case
If you have a Nintendo Switch and plan to travel with it, you need a case. Available in several different Nintendo themed designs, this case has everything you need to carry the basics inside. It allows you to place the Switch inside with the Joy-Cons attached. There is a thick pocket flap that covers the Switch screen. There is even space for 8 games
PowerA Everywhere Messenger Bag
While it won’t fit in your pocket, the Nintendo Switch is really portable. The Switch itself is pretty easy to lug around in any bag, but what if you want to take everything with you including all your accessories, cords, and games. This large shoulder bag is designed to carry everything inside including the Switch Dock. Finally, you can travel anywhere with it.
Anker PowerCore 20100 Nintendo Switch Edition
Looking to get more battery life while using your Switch on the go? Meet the Anker PowerCore 20100. It’s officially licensed by Nintendo meaning it’s safe to use with your Switch and it delivers up to 15 hours of additional playtime. Mama mia! With power delivery, you can recharge your Switch in as little as 3.5 hours and you get about 2.5 full charges. What’s great is that you can use it for your iPhone X/8 and MacBook Pro, and other devices as well.
GAEMS Personal Gaming Environment
Would you like to travel with your game console? This is no ordinary suitcase. It actually has a built in 720P HD screen and speakers. Simply put your console inside and all you have to do is plug it in, allowing your console to go wherever you go.
TCL 55R617 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Roku Smart LED TV
Now that the PlayStation Pro and Xbox One X have gone 4K, you are going to need a 4K television to take full advantage of it. If you are in the market for your first 4K HDTV and don’t want to spend a lot, go with the TCL 55 series. At 12.1 msec, it has one of the lowest input lags on a TV, which is super important for gaming. And the price is crazy good for a 55-inch 4K HDTV.
Optoma HD143X Projector
Playing your PlayStation 4 or Xbox One on a big screen TV is an amazing experience, but playing it on a 100-inch screen is even better. This projector from Optoma delivers full HD 1080p video. What makes it so great for games? With Enhanced Gaming On, the input lag is next to nothing at 16.4 ms, which is unheard of in a projector. Ultimately, that translates into a better gaming experience.
Devoko Ergonomic Gaming Chair
Every gamer needs a good quality gaming chair. If you are going to spend a lot of your time playing games, you want to find a gaming chair that gives you great lumbar support and looks cool. With a stylish black and red design, the Devoko is modestly priced and had adjustable neck and lumbar pillows. The coolest part? The chair reclines all the way back up.
DXRacer Gaming Chair
While DXRacer originally started out making racing seats for cars, their line of gaming racing chairs has become super popular with gamers. Shaped like a Formula one seat, this chair is designed to be super comfortable even after long gaming sessions. It’s the only gaming chair that every gamer wants in his man cave.
Atlantic Gaming Desk
The Atlantic Gaming Desk is perfect for your gaming teen. He can use it for studying, working on the computer, or gaming. The desk has a clean minimalist design with some nice touches like a cup holder and storage for games, gadgets, and more. Best of all, it blends in well with most decor and is very affordably priced.
FlexiSpot Adjustable Standing Desk Riser
The FlexiSpot is an innovative standing desk that takes the pressure off your back. You get a large work surface and it’s great for those endurance runs of Call of Duty with friends. The desk is easy to transition in either sitting or standing mode and it promotes good ergonomics so you can comfortably work or play all day.
Gaming Gift Cards
PlayStation Store Gift Card
Not sure what to get your PS4 gamer? The PlayStation Store Gift Card is your savior. It gives him $50 worth of store credit to spend on games, entertainment, add-on content and more on the PlayStation store. The card can be used for PS4 and PS3.
Xbox Gift Card
Not sure which game to get your Xbox gamer? This $50 Xbox gift card is a top choice if you’re stuck on what gift to get for him. He can redeem it for games, movies, TV, music, apps, and more. The cards are simple to use and it’s something he’ll love.
Nintendo eShop Gift Card
Run out of ideas for your Nintendo gamer or not sure which game to get him? Consider the Nintendo eShop Card which can be used for a range of Nintendo systems from Nintendo Switch to 3DS to Wii U. Choose a value from $10 to $70 and you’re ready to gift. It’s essentially digital cash to use on games, downloadable content, and other goodies available through Nintendo’s eShop. What’s not to love? Now he can choose the perfect game.
Xbox LIVE Gold Membership
The easiest gift to give an Xbox One gamer is a subscription to Xbox Live. If he loves to play Xbox games online with his friends, he will need this. Not only does it let him get online, but it allows him to speak with his friends while playing, saying various pleasantries like “Noob.” Luckily that is not all; every month you get access to a couple of free games.
PlayStation Plus Membership
If you have a PlayStation Gamer, you could always get them a prepaid PlayStation Plus subscription. Even if he already has it, it will just stack on top of his current subscription, extending it. The coolest thing? Every month you get a lineup of free games. It’s like Christmas every month. Along with free games, there are other benefits like online multiplayer and exclusive discounts on games.
Nintendo Switch Online Service
Want to play your favorite Switch games online? Launching this September, the Nintendo Switch Online service allows you to play your games online for 12 months. In addition to allowing you to play online with friends, you also get access to classic NES games with online play. Lastly, you benefit from cloud backup for your save data.
Xbox Game Pass, 6-Month Subscription
With Xbox Game Pass, your teen can get his game on with hundreds of games to play on Xbox One. This digital code gives you an all-access pass for 6 months. The best part? Play some of the latest games like Sea of Thieves, State of Decay 2, Crackdown 3, Forza, and more! It’s an unbeatable value for the price of a single game.
EA Access 12-Month Subscription
Love EA games? Get a 12-month all-access pass to EA’s library of games with EA Access. PLay everything from Madden to FIFA to Battlefield and more! There are over 50 games to experience on EA’s service. What’s cool? You even can try out new games before they’re released and you benefit from special member discounts! PLay the best of EA for less. Makes a great gift for Xbox gamers.
Steam Gift Card
For the PC gamer in your life, there is nothing better than a STEAM gift card. STEAM is a popular eshop for digitally delivered PC games. Every now and then STEAM runs promotions on the eshop. None of us have unlimited cash so it’s always handy to have a STEAM gift card lying around.
Minecraft: Minecoins Pack: 3500 Coins
Looking for the perfect gift for your 11 year old Minecraft fan? The Minecraft Minecoins 3500 pack includes 3,500 in-game currency for downloading new skins, textures, and worlds on the Minecraft Marketplace. The best part? This gift card can be used across multiple platforms, including Xbox, Nintendo Switch, Android and Windows 10.
CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Xtreme VR GXiVR8060A5 Gaming PC
The CyberPowerPC Gamer Xtreme VR Desktop Gaming PC is an enthusiast gaming PC. It’s packed with the specs to run your favorite games with ultra settings and high resolutions and it’s highly stylized with cool LED lighting. The complete package includes a gaming mouse and keyboard. Pair it with a gaming monitor and you’ve got a winner. The GTX 1060 card may be upgraded if you feel you need more graphical power. This system is also suitable for HTC VIVE and Oculus Rift VR.
MSI GV62 8RD-200 Gaming Laptop
If you’re looking for an affordable thin and light gaming laptop, you can’t go wrong with the GV62 8RD-200. You get what you pay for here with an 8th Gen Intel Processor, GTX 1050 Ti and 8 GB DDR4 RAM. MSI is a trusted name in gaming, earning the PC Reader’s Choice award for 2 years running. The good news? It can play many of today’s games with medium settings and the cooling system generally keeps it well cooled.
Dell Gaming Laptop G5587-5859BLK-PUS G5
For budget-conscious gamers, there is the Dell G-Series. For the price point, this laptop comes with beefy specs including a GTX 1060 graphics card and an eight gen Intel processor. With a fairly slim profile and weighing 6 pounds, it’s pretty portable too. The colored backlit keyboard makes it look stylish. While the screen isn’t the best, this laptop will handle just about any game you throw at it with medium to high settings. In its price point, that is pretty much unheard of.
Acer Predator Helios 300
The Helios 300 is the best gaming laptop in its price range. Rocking either a 7th Gen or 8th Gen processor and a GTX 1060 with 16GB of DDR4 RAM, the Acer Predator 300 is a gamer’s dream machine. Experience ultra-fast frame rates for the smoothest gameplay. This system is even powerful enough to power VR systems like the VIVE and Oculus Rift. The system sports a 15.6″ 1080P IPS display with brilliant color and fast performance. A backlit RGB keyboard adds extra flair. The best part? It delivers desktop-like performance in one cool looking gaming laptop. Are you ready to step up your game to the next level?
ASUS VG278Q 144 HZ Gaming Monitor
The ASUS VG278Q offers the performance gamers need for the best gaming experience. With a blazing fast response time of 1ms, everything looks silky smooth and looks fluid. It delivers a lag-free experience with brilliant color and details. One thing is for certain – you can’t blame your monitor if you lose!
Logitech G502 Gaming Mouse
The Logitech G502 combines sleek looks with solid performance. While this is a wired mouse, this is how a gaming mouse should perform. Aside from the incredible build quality and lag-free performance, this mouse boasts the Pixart PMW3366 sensor, which can track every mouse move. With adjustable sensitivity settings, you can customize the mouse exactly how you want it. The laws of gaming have been forever shattered.
Razer DeathAdder Elite Gaming Mouse
The Razer DeathAdder Elite feels comfortable and doesn’t disappoint with responsive performance. It’s easily one of the best gaming mice on the market and it’s cheaper than some pro mice out there. The weight and size of the mouse feels just right and it’s perfect for your favorite shooting games.
SteelSeries QcK Gaming Mouse Pad
When you don’t even realize your mousepad is there you know it’s doing its job well. That’s precisely what the SteelSeries QcK Gaming Mouse Pad delivers. It’s a no-frills and no-fuss mouspad that just plain and simple gets the job done. The rubber base keeps it securely in place even during those hotly contested moments. You never have to bother with adjusting your mousepad and take your eyes off the screen. And your mouse glides so effortlessly over the pad. What more could you ask for?
Razer Firefly Chroma Lighted Gaming Mouse Pad
If you’re looking for an RGB Gaming Mousepad, the Razer Firefly is an excellent option. It delivers reliable performance and dazzling eye candy. It really looks aesthetically pleasing and completes the look you’re going for. Plus, your mouse glides along its surface smoothly and the mouse tracks well. Makes a great gift idea for your gaming teen.
Redragon K552 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
Click-Clack! If you are a gamer, you need a gaming keyboard, but it’s hard to get an affordable one. The Kumara is the best budget priced gaming keyboard. This mechanical keyboard uses the Otemu Blue switches, which gives you a great tactile feel with each press of the key. While you won’t find Macros here, you do get red backlit keys, which keep things looking sleek.
CORSAIR K55 RGB Gaming Keyboard
Corsair has finally created an affordable full-sized gaming keyboard for everybody with the Corsair K55 RGB. It has a membrane keyboard, which means you won’t get the clickety clack that you get with a mechanical keyboard. The best part? You get all of the features that you expect to have in a pricey keyboard including the ability to set macros, a wrist rest, and dynamic lighting controls.
Razer Ornata Chroma Keyboard
Razor has combine the best of both worlds with Razor Ornata Chroma Keyboard. With a Mecha membrane design, it’s a cross between a mechanical and membrane keyboard. The keys aren’t as high as other mechanical keyboards. The end result is that you get the satisfying click with the softer feel of membrane keyboard. It even has a detachable magnetic wrist rest. Of course, it wouldn’t be a Razer keyboard without the over the top flashy RGB lights.
Logitech C920 Webcam
The Logitech C920 is one of the best performing webcams at a super value. It’s no wonder it’s a best-selling webcam. You’ll be pleased by the picture quality performance, delivering up to 1080p HD. Honestly, you’ll get better sound performance from an external headset. What’s great is it’s versatile in that it can be used for both desktops and laptops.
Bose Companion 2 Series III Speakers
If you are looking to replace the speakers that came with your computer, these small desktop speakers from Bose do a surprisingly good job at filling the room with crisp sound. With no subwoofer, they don’t take up a lot of space. They use Bose’s TrueSpace technology, which means that you won’t get sound distortion at higher levels. Finally, you can rock your favorite game without the annoying cracking.
Logitech Z623 200 Watt Home Speaker System
The Logitech Z623 offers a great two speaker and subwoofer package at an affordable price point. If you’re on a budget you can’t go wrong with these room-filling speakers. Your games, music, and movies will sound awesome. For such little speakers and a subwoofer, they pack some good clean and loud sound.
NETGEAR Nighthawk X4S
Built for advanced gaming and streaming, the Nighthawk X45 AC2600 MIMO Wi-Fi Dual Band Gigabit Gaming Router is designed around your gaming and streaming needs. Nowadays nobody wants to wait for that loading screen to appear and disappear. You’ve got ancient technology if you still see that and honestly it can ruin your experience. You get blazing fast wireless performance so you can run your games lag-free and pleasantly enjoy your favorite streaming content. It’s perfect for online gaming, Netflix, Spotify, and more.
Tree New Bee Cooling Pad
A good cooling pad can help prolong the life of your laptop by better circulating the heat. This Tree New Bee Cooling Pad is powered by four fans which serve to keep the laptop running cooler. And a cooler laptop usually means less crashes and more time to get on with your work. The nice thing about this cooler is that it offers additional USB ports for connecting external USB devices. Best of all, it’s super silent and delivers great performance.
Hover X+ – Ultimate Gamer’s LapDesk
Who wouldn’t want to play your favorite games on the sofa? The only problem? You’ll probably burn your legs. Made out of bamboo, the Hover X+ lap desk allows you to hold your gaming laptop on your lap. It has a built in mouse pad that works great with any mouse. The ventilation is designed to keep any gaming laptop cool.
Teen Boy Room Décor Gifts
From posters to playful furniture, he is going to love these gifts that make his room look “cool.”
Personalized Star Map Print
There are a ton of stars in the sky and they never line up exactly the same way. Now you can get a snapshot of how the sun, stars, and planets were aligned on the night that he was born with this custom star map. Simply include the date, time, and location of the event. You can even add a custom quote. The star map is printed on 100% cotton based paper. He is going to want to frame and hang this thoughtful gift up on the wall.
Heritage Sports Banner
The easiest way to brighten up his wall is with this sports banner. No matter what sports he loves, he will love this colorful and sturdy banner. Measuring 2.5 feet long, it’s a pretty good size and made of a nice fabric. His favorite teams from the MLB, NFL, NCAA, and NBA are available.
Umbra Hangit Photo Display
Do you have a lot of photos? Here is an artsy way to hang up photos on your wall. It comes with all the mounting hardware that you need to put it up on the wall. The template makes it super easy to install. After hanging it, simply use the 40 wooden clips to hang up your photos.
Umbra Trigon Metal Bulletin Board
Cork boards are so boring and plain. I love how modern this bulletin board look. It is perfect for pinning up important notes, photos, reminders, or business cards in your room. I love that it is magnetic but you can also use tacs because of the slits in the surface. It’s just a great way to keep things organized without looking tacky.
2019 Call of Duty Wall Calendar
Get him a wall calendar. If he is a big fan of Call of Duty he’ll naturally want this cool looking Call of Duty Calendar. On every month, it contains cool character poses from Black Ops III. If he’s not into gaming, there are a ton of different calendars to choose from based on his interests.
Trends Call of Duty Skull Poster
Posters are a super easy and cheap gift. Get him one with her favorite video game. If she loves Call Of Duty, he will love this huge 24″ X 36″ poster and never want to take it down.
Fortnite Poster 24×36 inches
Does he eat, drink, and play Fortnite? When all of his friends come over, he will loving showing off this colorful 24 X 36 inch poster. With people parachuting in, the poster recreates a scene from the game. With the words “Fortnite Battle Royal”, it’s printed on beautiful poster paper.
Keep Out Gamer at Play Video Game Poster
I am totally nerding out over this poster. So us gamers, when we play, you probably don’t want to disturb us because we are too busy battling enemies, defeating bosses, smashing cars, mastering moves, and blowing up things. Measuring 25″ X 36″, this poster says it all.
KEEP OUT Gamer At Play ENTER Tin Sign
About a foot high, this tin sign must be put on every teen gamer’s bedroom door. You don’t want someone to accidentally walk in on you when you are fragging enemies and calling each other a bunch of Noobs.
Genesis 6-Inch Clip-On Fan
This mini 6-inch fan is not your average fan. It features two different speeds for pushing air around. The coolest part? While it can sit on any table top on its base, it comes with a clip that allows it to be placed anywhere. It will cool you down when you are playing some intense gaming sessions.
Catalina Desk Lamp With Organizer
A lamp that is also an organizer? This stylish LED Desk Lamp is perfect for providing lighting in her room while fitting in nicely with most décor. The coolest part? It’s also an organizer. You can fill it with stationary or even bedside cosmetics. How’s that for multitasking? There’s even a handy plug for charging all her devices.
LED Photo Clip Remote String Lights
These 7.2-feet fairy lights are extremely cool for creating a one of a kind photo display in your room. You can create all different types of photo displays using thin nails or tape. They come with the photo clips and batteries required to power the lights. With 8 settings, you can even switch between different lighting modes. They add such a unique atmosphere to your room.
Game Room Neon Light Sign
Bare walls are boring. Neon signs are no longer only for just reserved for the Vegas strip and your local diner. The hottest new piece of home decor is a neon sign. Neon signs are super trendy right now and you can find all different types to put in your room. We love this glowing blue one that says Game Room, but there are so many signs to choose from.
Nanoleaf Aurora Rhythm Smarter Kit
Want to create an eye-pleasing audio-visual lightshow in your room? The Nanolead Aurora Rhythm Smarter Kit allows you to do just that. This set comes with 15 color-changing LED panels and they’re easy to mount. What’s cool? Not only do they look cool, but they sync with your music to change colors. Your friends will think you’re so cool.
Darice Silver Metal Marquee Letter
This lighted monogrammed letter is so fun. I love the rustic style. You can get different letters to spell your name out or a word like “Noob.” It even lights up and you can set a timer to make it go off.
The Original My Cinema Lightbox
This lightbox is such a neat addition to any teen guy’s room. You simply slide in the included letters in the rails to put in any fun phrases or inspiring quotes on it. It runs either on batteries or can be plugged in using USB.
Lightahead LED Fantasy Jellyfish Lamp
Lava lamps are always a cool gift, but this Jelly Fish lamp is so much cooler. It has always been fascinating to watch jelly fish swim in the sea. Imagine you could bottle them up and stick them in a lamp! Lighthead has somehow found a way to mimic the appearance and movement of Jellyfish artificially. The best part? It is just as mesmerizing.
LumiLux Motion Sensor Toilet Light
You probably didn’t know this but the bathroom is a very dangerous place. It’s probably even more dangerous when it is dark. When you got to go, you got to go even it is dark and you are half asleep. Meet the LumiLux. This nightlight clips to your toilet bowl and when motion is detected, it turns on with a stunning light show. There is nothing better than a lighted potty.
Snuggle-Pedic Memory Foam Pillow
Nobody likes neck pain. Everybody sleeps in a different way but one of the best ways to improve your position is with a high quality pillow. Memory foam pillows provide great comfort for the neck. Made of bamboo and polyester, this pillow has just the right amount of firmness to provide neck and shoulder support. The best part? You will have your best sleep of your life.
NFL Plush Raschel Throw Blanket
On Sunday, I just want to cozy up on the sofa and watch a game of NFL football. This NFL throw blanket is perfect for snuggling while I route my team on. What could be more comfortable than a blanket with your favorite team on it?
Bedsure Sherpa Throw Blanket
Soft and cozy throws are the perfect winter accessory for snuggling on the couch and watching a football game or Netflix. Made of 100% microfiber, this fuzzy Sherpa blanket keeps every inch of your body warm and it is the softest blanket you have ever felt. It’s feels like lying on a cloud in a cartoon.
Mellanni Bed Sheet Set
Most of us spend a lot of our day in bed. There is nothing better the snuggling in bed with comfortable bed sheets. Made out of 100 percent polyester, these microfiber bed sheets come in over 30 colors so you can find the set that matches her room decor. The sheets are soft and have a silky feel to them. Each set contains 1 flat sheet, 1 fitted sheet, and one pillowcase.
Aller-Ease Cotton Body Pillow
A long body pillow looks super cute on any bed. Body pillows are great because you can lay your whole body on the pillow especially if you like sleeping on your side. Made of 100% cotton and about 4.5 feet long, this one is perfect for resting your entire body on.
YnM Weighted Blanket
Do you want to sleep like a baby? Recently weighted blanket have become extremely popular. They are supposed to reduce stress and improve sleep. This one from YnM is very affordable compared to other brands. By applying weighted pressure to the body at night, it can help calm and relax the body. The result is that you can sleep faster and get a good night’s sleep. It’s like getting a never-ending hug all night long.
Sunbeam Microplush Heated Throw
The Sunbeam Microplus gives your warmth without having to turn on the thermostat. The blanket offers three heating settings and a safety feature that shuts it off after 3 hours. It’s perfect for the guy who wants to stay warm and toasty all winter.
AmazonBasics 5-Piece Bed-In-A-Bag
Getting new bedding for you room can transform your room. If you are looking to give your room a grownup look, these bed in a bag sets make it easy to get matching bedding at an affordable price. Each set come with a flat sheet, comforter, fitted sheet, sham, and pillow case. They might not make you feel like a princess inside, but this set is great for teenage boys or for dorm rooms.
Personalized bedding can make a great gift for the teen guy that wants to give her room a personal touch. We all take photos to preserve memories. It doesn’t get more personal than a blanket filled with a collage of pictures of him. You can choose the material and even design. It’s a gift that he will never forget.
MCS Shadow Box Frame
Does he have beautiful keepsakes that he wants to share with everybody? With a gorgeous black frame, this gorgeous shadowbox gives an extra dimension to whatever is displayed inside. It’s perfect for displaying concert tickets, pictures, or anything else with special meaning.
AmazonBasics Foldable Storage Cubes
Nothing fancy here! Just about everybody could use cube organizers. Available in different colors, this inexpensive 6 pack of 11 inch cube organizers is perfect for stashing away extra clothes, craft supplies, and books that are lying around. When you are not using them, they are collapsible. Made of a durable fabric, they are much sturdier than comparatively priced ones at your local home goods store.
Malden Friends Frame
If he is your best friend, you don’t have to spend a lot to give him a meaningful gift. Find the cutest 4X6 photo of you and him and stick it inside this gorgeous glass frame. It couldn’t be easier to stick the picture inside because there is a pocket on the back. The outer frame is made out of glassed and looks classy with the word “Friends” sprinkled all over it. It’s a gift that he will always remember when he looks at the photo.
Songmics Faux Leather Storage Ottoman
I think every guy should have a cute storage trunk to store stuff. When friends come over, this ottoman is perfect for cleaning up your room. At night, you can easy store decorative pillows inside. Available in different sizes and colors, it’s also a good place to store stuff you are going to need for college.
There is nothing more essential than having a nightstand next to your bed. It holds your clock, photo frames, books, and everything you need to go to bed. If you don’t have room for a standard nightstand, this floating shelf is a great alternative. Clamping onto the side of your bed frame, it can support up the 15 pounds.
DecoBros Supreme Over The Door 11 Hook Organizer Rack
The best way to make more storage space in your room is to make use of every inch of it. Putting a coat hook hanger on your door is the best way to hang your coats up and free up closet space. Simply put this on the door of your bedroom and you instantly have more hanging space for coats, jackets, bags, umbrella and more.
Simple Houseware Garment Rack
Every teenage guy needs a clothing rack. Most of us don’t have enough of room in our closet to hang up all of our clothes. This one not only looks great, but it’s a fun way to display the clothing you are going to be wearing throughout the week.
Wonder Hanger Platinum
Downsizing your closet got a little easier! All of us dream of having a big closet, but most of us have live with what we have, which is not much. If you have a lot of lightweight tees and skirts, these Wonder Hangers can free up a lot more closet space. Each Wonder Hanger can hold up to 10 pieces of clothing in a pyramid fashion. It’s great for keeping your clothes organized and wrinkle free. You can get them in either plastic or metal.
Do you look in your closet and wonder where the heck all the shoes go? Now you have plenty of room for all of your shoes with this attractive shoe rack that can hold up to 9 pairs of shoes. Not only that, but you can also use them to store other things. The best part? You can even stack to units on top of each other.
Urban Mom Hanging Laundry Hamper
Nobody loves laundry day but it’s just one of those thing we have to do. If you don’t have a lot of space in your room, this hanging laundry bag can free up so much of space. Made out of cotton canvas, it comes with two stainless steels hooks that are used to hang it over a door. The best part? There is a zip on the underneath that allows you to dump out the contents more quickly.
Do you have shoes and clothes lying all over your room? Made of cotton canvas, these hanging closet shelves are a great way to get organized. With the cedar wood system, it is very sturdy and won’t fall apart when you load the shelves with heavy sweaters or shoes.
Bean Bag Chair
Do you get tired playing videogames all day? This bean bag chair will make you want to play video games even longer. It is filled with an ultra soft foam, which makes it more durable than standard bean bag chairs. You will want to relax, read, watch TV, and even sleep in it. Choose from a variety of colors to coordinate with your room decor.
Urban Shop Faux Fur Saucer Chair
Everybody needs a comfy spot in their room to read and play games. Supporting up to 225 pounds, this saucer chair from Urban Shop is a great way to add additional seating to your room without taking up too much room. The best part? It can easily folded away when not in use and can easily be moved around.
Kings Free Standing Floor Mirror
Every guy wants to know what he looks like before he leaves the house to make sure they look litty and spiffy. This inexpensive floor mirror would be perfect for any teenage guy’s room.
Live Succulent Plant Gift
Get him a succulent! Even if he kills plants by just looking at them, a succulent makes a great gift. Because these plants are often raised in areas with very little water, they are very low maintenance. It’s a great way to brighten his room. The best part? Even if he forgets to water them, the plants will still look happy.
Spalding NBA Indoor Hoop
This indoor mini basketball hoop can be mounted over the door. Not only is it fun to play with, but it looks good as room decor. Designed after a real backboard, the backboard is sturdy and features a breakaway rim. Get your serious game on.
Franklin Sports Table Tennis to Go
Who needs a ping pong table? This portable table tennis set converts any table into a ping pong table so you can play ping pong on your dining room table. The geniusly designed net sets up on just about any table, allowing you to instantly play ping pong anywhere.
Lifetime Double Shot Deluxe Basketball Arcade Game
Who wouldn’t want this arcade basketball game in their room? Bring the fun of the arcade home into your bedroom with this arcade system that includes 6 balls. With 2 rims and an infrared scoring system, it’s perfect for head-to-head competitive play. Finally you can settle who really has the best jump shot. Swish!
Kick Foosball Table Conquest
What teenage boy wouldn’t love a foosball table? Show off your wrist power with this tabletop sized foosball table from Sport Squad that pits 13 players against each other. Get a bunch of friends together for a Foosball tournament. There is nothing more fun than playing foosball with your friends.
Unique Geeky Gifts For Teen Guys
It’s okay, being a geek is cool. Does he love Star Wars, Doctor Who, Star Trek or videogames, take a look at these top gifts for teen boys that are sure to make him geek out.
Arcade Light Switch
Add a little fun to your light switch with this arcade style light switch plate. This light switch plate features two colorful, large arcade style buttons. It’s super easy to install and simply replaces your current light switch plate. It’s an affordable gift for the teen gamer in your life.
Paladone Pac-Man Ghost LightAges 8-15
Those who love games should make this Pacman light a part of their room. Shaped like the iconic Pacman ghost, this light phases through 16 different colors. But the real fun happens when you set it in party mode, where it reacts to your music. Talk about setting the mood.
Harry Potter WandAges 14+
While you won’t be able to conjure up any magical spells, this Harry Poter Wand is sure to be a real treat for any Harry Potter fanatic. Featuring a 1:1 scale reproduction, this wand is an authentic recreation of the iconic wand from the Harry Potter films. It comes handsomely packaged in Ollivander’s wand box.
Funko POP Star Wars Darth Vader Bobble Head Vinyl Figure
Enter the Dark Side if you dare! Star Wars fans will love this Darth Vader POP collectible. It features nice detailing and styling and the head bobbles. It makes a perfect desk accessory and a great addition to his room décor and POP collection. May the Force be with you!
Funko POP Harry PotterAges 3+
Harry Potter fans will love this authentic recreation of their favorite character from the Harry Potter movies. Harry looks incredibly cute with his garb, vest, little tie, and magical wand. Cast a spell of fun with this Funko POP vinyl figure.
Funko POP! Games Pokemon – PikachuAges 6-12
Looking for a fun gift for your Pokemon lover? Available exclusively at Target, the Funko POP! Games Pokemon – Pikachi POP looks absolutely amazing. It looks straight out of the animated show it’s based on. Fans will love showing their fandom with their favorite character Pikachu. Isn’t he the most cutest little thing ever?
Amiibos are little statues based on popular Nintendo characters. We couldn’t more excited about the special edition Amiibos Nintendo announced to celebrate the release of Super Mario Odyssey. Seriously, we want them all.
Harry Potter School Acceptance Letter
Is he still waiting for his Harry Potter Acceptance Letter? He will be amazed when he gets a package straight from Hogwarts. He will receive a personalized letter and a boarding pass. It’s actually shipped all the way from England so it looks authentic. If he loves Harry Potter, this is a unique gift that he will always treasure.
Nintendo Labo allows gamers to create cardboard objects, using the Nintendo Switch as the brains of their creations. It’s all part of a push to get people interested in science and engineering. There are several different kit out already including a Variety, Robo, and Vehicle kit. With 5 buildable projects, the variety kit is a perfect introduction to the Nintendo Labo. You be making everything from a RC car to a piano. The kit comes with the Toy-Con Garage which allows you to create your own creations.
If you have watched the film Avengers: Infinity War, you are probably would like to know more about the Infinity Gauntlet. If you are a comic book fan and you haven’t read the Infinity Gantlet, you might want to check it out. While the comic book is quite different from the movie, it gives you a different perspective on Thanos.
Marvel Legends Infinity GauntletAges 18+
The Infinity Gauntlet is one of the most powerful items in the Marvel comics. Now kids can finally don this powerful weapon in real life with this amazing role playing item. With all of the movie detail and sounds, it has full articulation of the fingers. Not only is it fun to display, but it gives anybody who wears it superpowers.
Marvel Legends Series Black Panther Electronic HelmetAges 18+
Inspired by the Black Panther movie, the Marvel Legends Series Black Panther Electronic Helmet is designed for adults. Take your cosplay to the next level with incredible attention to detail, Vibranium light effects, and lenses that flip up and down. Protect the nation of Wakanda at all costs. He’ll love geeking out with this premium role-play item.
Star Wars: The Black Series FX LightsaberAges 14+
Featuring quality craftsmanship and realistic light and sound effects, the Star Wars: The Black Series Luke Skywalker Force FX Lightsaber would make an awesome gift for your teen boy. 13 year old teen boys will think this is one cool gift and will be super excited. May the Force be with you young Jedi warrior!
Lenovo Star Wars Jedi Challenges – AR Headset
Live out your wildest Star Wars fantasies with Star Wars Jedi Challenges AR experience. This is a mainstream AR experience that allows you to battle against the evil forces from the Star Wars universe. The cool thing is you can actually see the enemy in your own room, making it feel all too real. Will you be able to overcome the forces of evil and restore peace in the galaxy? In addition to the battle mode, there is also a virtual chess type game as well as a real-time strategy game to add depth to the experience. May the Force be with you!
LEGO Star Wars Darth Vader LED Lite Key LightAges 6+
Here’s the perfect for your Star Wars geek! It’s an officially licensed Darth Vader LEGO figure. But that’s not all! It also features a convenient LED light, which is really helpful in the dark. The figure is poseable and easily fits onto your keychain ring. May the Force be with you!
LEGO Technic Bugatti Chiron 42083Ages 16+
The LEGO Technic Bugatti Chiron is an awesome new set for advanced builders. If you thought the Porsche 911 was insanely detailed, you’ve seen nothing yet. This model features amazing attention to detail with working engine cylinders, paddle shifters, and steering. The overall build quality is very solid. It features lines that convincingly mimic the design of its real-world supercar counterpart. The designers did an excellent job of combining various Technic panels, beams, and hoses to emulate the Bugatti’s body. The model is sturdy and it can be picked up with one hand, but it’s quite a heavy beast. Highlights of this model include the iconic Bugatti grille, custom wheels with Bugatti logo, and the tail end of the car which simply looks incredible. There’s also a tasteful use of system brick to achieve a few design elements of the Bugatti. The interior has a nice color scheme and a fairly interesting build for seats and surrounding areas. The doors swing open and the steering wheel operates front-wheel steering. The front and back ends are equipped with working suspension. With the gears engaged, a push of the model causes the pistons to move in and out. Using the included key, you can even raise or lower the spoiler. Overall, it offers an impressive build, and we recommend it for any Technic or Bugatti fans.
LEGO TECHNIC Porsche 911 GT3 RS 42056Ages 15-17
If he’s into sports cars, this LEGO Technic Porsche is one of the best models around with a near-perfect replica of the Porsche 911 GT3 RS. This is rated for expert builders and the final model looks impressive with many of the details you find in its real-world counterpart. He’ll love displaying and sharing this model with friends.
I Don’t Give A GryffinDamn
Sip from this Harry Potter themed cup and you will turn into a magical wizard. With the words “I Don’t Give A GryffinDamn,” this mug is something that any Harry Potter fan would love drinking out of. Holding 15-ounces of liquid, it might not be as big as a life-size cauldron. Still, that doesn’t mean he can’t whip up a magical potion that wakes him up in the morning.
Super Mario Chess
Does he love Super Mario and chess? He’ll get all geeked out over this Super Mario-themed chess set featuring all his favorite characters from the Super Mario universe. Everyone’s here from Mario and Luigi to Princess Peach, Yoshi, Toad, Bowser, and more! It is a fun gift for gamers who love chess.
Monopoly: FortniteAges 13+
Inspired by the Fortnite videogame, Monopoly Fortnite infuses new fun into the classic board game. The game features loot, storm, and property cards. Fortnite fans will recognize places like Tilted Towers, Dusty Divot, and Tomato Town among others. Hit tokens will be used in place of the money and players will have to avoid the storm to be the last one standing. It’s a fun new twist on the classic game that will appeal to Fortnite fans.
Your Fortnite gamer will love this officially licensed merchandise from Epic Games. It’s perfect for winter weather to keep him warm and comfy plus he can show his love for his favorite battle royale game. It has a hoodie and kangaroo-style pockets for added warmth and comfort. Choose from two color options.
PopSockets are an amazing invention. They serve as a stand for your phone to consume content and they can also be used for gripping your phone or tablet. They’re even great for gaming, watching videos and surfing the web. Best of all, they’re resuable. Choose from a variety of stylish designs – now with new Fortnite themes.
Funny Fortnite Socks
Everyone loves a good laugh. When he puts his legs up on the table, friends and family will get a kick out of these Fortnite socks which state: “Do not disturb – I’m playing Fortnite.” Made of a blend of cotton and polyester, he’ll be comfy while playing his favorite game with his friends. What’s not to love? These will be his new go-to socks while playing Fortnite.
Fortress Llama Night
Fortnite fans rejoice – have we got an amazing gift for you! Inspired by the massively popular videogame, Fornite fans can get their hands on these super cool looking Fortnite-themed night lights with fast or slow color-changing features. It’s a real visual treat that’s sure to get the conversations started. They look amazing in the dark with their intricate 3D designs. What’s cool? You can choose from seven different colors and there are a variety of designs to choose from. It’s battery or USB-powered and makes a great gift for any Fortnite fan.
Funko Pop Vinyl figures are about to get even more popular. Now you can find all your favorite Fortnite characters transformed into bite- sized Vinyl figures complete with big heads and tiny bodies. It’s the perfect gift for the guy who can’t get enough of Fortnite.
NECA Action Figures
NECA has built a reputation for delivering incredibly detailed figures based on your favorite characters from movies to videogames and more. Featuring an incredible sculpt with incredible attention to detail and 36 points of articulation, this 7-inch Kratos figure from God of War looks badass. It’s an offcially licensed product complete with accessories that no die-hard fan should be without.
Super Mario Bros. Question Block
Who doesn’t love the sound that Mario makes when he bumps his head on a coin block? Now you can bring a coin bank from the game home. Not only is this a piggy bank, but every time you drop a coin in, it makes the iconic Mario jingle “Ting!”
Official Call of Duty Nuketown Night LightAges 8+
Looking for a cool gift for your Call of Duty gaming teen? The Call of Duty Nuketown Light offers a stunning etched acrylic light-up Nuketown Map that looks really cool in the dark. It’s either battery or USB-powered and emits a soft, pleasing red glow. All your friends will be talking about it.
Assassin’s Creed Infinity Light
Looking for a fun gift for your teen gamer? Inspired by the videogame, the Assassin’s Creed Infinity Light is a stylish optical illusion LED light. It literally looks like it stretches on for miles. It can be wall-mounted or free-standing and it is battery or USB-powered. All your friends will wonder where you got this cool piece of decor.
Paladone Gameboy Watch
Designed like Nintendo’s Game Boy, this watch is the perfect gift for Nintendo fans. It looks like an authentic replica of the original Game Boy. Not only does it tell date and time, but it wakes you with official Super Mario Land alarm sounds. Too bad it doesn’t let you play games. But he’ll never be late for his next adventure!
Paladone PlayStation Icons Light
Your teen gamer who loves all things PlayStation will love this fun PlayStation-themed Icons Light from Paladone. It features the iconic triangle, circle, X, and square icons from the PlayStation controller and has 3 lighting modes. It’s a fun way to add a splash of personality to his room. What’s cool? It even reacts to music with a cool color phasing effect.
Paladone The Legend of Zelda Triforce Night Light
Zelda fans will love this Triforce Light inspired by The Legend of Zelda games. In addition to providing bright light, it projects images of the Hyrule logo and looks really cool in a dark room. It’s a great conversation starter and adds personality to your teen’s room. It’s a fun gift that any Zelda fan will appreciate.
PlayStation Mini Light
Light up your PlayStation gamer’s world with this officially licensed PlayStation Mini Light. Featuring a modern design with the iconic PlayStation logo and icons, this cylindrical light is a great conversation starter. Want more? It even plays official PlayStation sounds. All your friends will want to get one.
Pokemon Trading Cards
It’s fun playing the Pokemon games, but there is something about physically playing the card game that you don’t get with the video games. Once you start collecting Pokemon cards, it is impossible to stop. Pokemon requires playing different cards to perform moves and countermoves against your opponent. Each card has different stats. You always have to be one step ahead of your opponent. Nothing can beat the exciting feeling when you get a new stack of cards.
Hawkins Middle School AV Club Sweatshirt
Is he obsessed with Stanger Things? Set in the 80s, this sci-fi series is impossible not to binge watch on Netflix. Now he can look like he attends Hawkins Middle School with this adorable sweatshirt. The only problem? He might develop an obsession for the sweatshirt, too.
LEGO Ideas Ship in a Bottle 21313 Building Kit
The LEGO Ideas Ship In A Bottle is a very classy looking set. Although it seems a bit smaller than expected, it’s actually 1:1 scale with many ships in a bottle. From a distance it looks quite realistic and what’s great is that it doesn’t occupy too much space. The cap and cork are exquisitely designed and great to look at. As for the ship, it features a nice build. It’s surprisingly sturdy and dense considering its size. Decide whether you want the boat inside or outside of the bottle beforehand, as it’s not so easy to remove once it is inside the bottle.
LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Great Hall 75954Ages 9+
Lego is bringing back Harry Potter in a big way and everybody is excited. There are going to be additional Harry Potter sets later this year, but the LEGO Harry Potter Hogwarts Great Hall was the real showstopper of the show that had practically everyone drooling to get their hands on it. It comes with 11 minifigures so you get a ton of cool characters. The coolest part? It has a moving staircase.
LEGO Star Wars UCS Millennium Falcon 75192Ages 16+
Experience the most incredible recreation of the most famous starship in the galaxy with the LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon 75192. This 7,500-piece set from the Ultimate Collector Series is packed with amazing details to satisfy the most die-hard Star Wars fans. It’s designed for experienced builders and comes complete with an extensive user’s guide. Crew members include Han Solo, TFA Han Solo, Rey, Finn, BB-8, Chewbacca, Princess Leia, C-3PO, 2 Porgs, and Mynock. Prepare to defeat the First Order. The perfect gift for any Star Wars lover.
Star Wars Jedi Master Fleece Bathrobe
Who wouldn’t want to become a Jedi? He probably won’t wear a regular bathrobe, but he will love relaxing in this Jedi bathrobe. Made of fleece, not only does it keep you warm and cozy during the winter months, but you can take on Darth Vader with it. The hood allows you to hide when the enemies are near.
Tech Toys for Teen Boys
Guys never outgrow some toys. Here are top toys for teen boys.
Before you invest in a large drone, the Tello quadcopter is the perfect first drone. Designed to be easy to fly and withstand crashes, this affordable drone gives you hands-on experience flying a drone. It flies for about 13 minutes on a full charge. The built-in 720p camera is a cool feature that allows you to shoot decent quality video while you fly.
DJI makes many drones, but the DJI Spark is its cheapest drone. The DJI Spark is the drone every teenage guy wishes he could fly on Christmas morning. It’s got a built in 12 megapixel camera the takes 1080P video. This tiny drone is extremely portable and has about a 16 minute flight time. With optional hand gesture controls, this is the perfect drone for beginners and professionals.
DJI Mavic Air
The DJI Mavic Air combines features from the entry-level Spark and higher-end Mavic Pro. It has a compact folding design with a stabilized 4K camera, obstacle avoidance, and offers flight times up to 21 minutes. It shoots brilliant video at 4K up to 30 FPS. The quality is generally excellent with much better detail than the Spark. Not only does it allow for super cool gesture controls, but also it offers sensors that allow it to smartly avoid surrounding obstacles by going over and around them. If you want a 4K camera on a 3-axis gimble, longer flight time, greater range and obstacle avoidance, the Mavic Air is a great choice.
DJI Mavic Pro
The DJI Mavic Pro is one of our favorite compact drones. It has the same capabilities as the Phantom 4 but it’s a fraction of the size, more nimbler, and more convenient to use. The innovative ability to fold compactly allows you to freely take it anywhere you want to fly. The camera shoots stunning video quality at 4K resolution on par with the Phantom 4. Surprisingly, DJI didn’t make many compromises. It even features obstacle avoidance and a cool Follow Me mode. Flight times come in around 27 minutes. The Mavic Pro is a fun drone to fly that shoots excellent video.
Anki Overdrive: Fast & Furious Edition
Start your engines . . . Anki Overdrive proves that Hot Wheels are for kids. In this evolution of slot car racing, teens race and battle with physical cars around a track using an app. It’s the closest thing to Mario Kart in real life. You can even reconfigure the track into different tracks to race on. The coolest part? The AI can race against you around the track without anybody controlling them.
Hot Wheels Rocket League RC RivalsAges 8+
Ever dreamt of playing Rocket League in real life? Now you can. Featuring an immaculately detailed Rocket League Arena, this Hot Wheels set allows players to wrestle with each other to knock the soccer ball through their opponent’s goal. The set features app-controlled vehicles and comes with a car charging station. Each car lasts about 15 minutes on a charge. What’s amazing? Mattel has somehow managed to capture the wacky, addictive fun of the video game.
Gadgets For Teen Guys
From the coolest new drones to the coolest new phones, who doesn’t love gadgets? Teen boys are obsessed with technology. Gadgets always make good Christmas presents for teen boys. If he loves gadgets, here are the presents that any teen boy would love to see under the tree on Christmas day.
Amazon Echo Dot
The Amazon Echo Dot is basically a smaller and cheaper version of the Amazon Echo. Like the Amazon Echo, it can answer questions, play your music, check the weather, and do a million other things. You can even hook it up to your existing sound setup over Bluetooth or with a wire. The best part? Unlike your girlfriend, it always listens to you.
Meet Alexa, that’s the AI’s name behind the Amazon Echo. Not only is the Amazon Echo a Bluetooth speaker, teen boys can ask it questions like who won the football game last night or even ask it to order a pizza. Amazon Echo is ready to answer all your curious questions. It’s like a girlfriend that always listens to you.
Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet
Now just about everyone can own a tablet since Amazon launched the Kindle Fire. While it’s not an iPad, it comes equipped with 18GB of memory, an 8 inch screen, a front and back camera, and an easy to use interface. With the ability to go online, play apps, and watch movies, it does everything that most teenage boys would want a tablet to do.
With a battery life that extends for weeks, the Amazon Paperwhite brings the joy of reading to electric form. Storage space of 4GB means you can stock your entire library of books on it. While the screen is black and white, the screen is easy on the eyes unlike a tablet’s.
Amazon Fire TV Stick
Enjoy over 4000 channels, apps, and games with the thumb sized Kindle Fire streaming stick. Simply plug it into the HDMI port on your TV and it streams stunning HD content from your favorite providers like Netflix, Youtube, and Hulu. There is no need for cable anymore!
Chromecast Ultra support 4K Ultra HD as well as HDR for bursting contrast and a whole realm of colors. If you’re looking for a 4K streamer at a bargain, this is one of the best ones in town.
Google Home Mini
Google Home Mini is a voice-activated smart speaker assistant. It can play music, control smart devices, add things to your shopping or to-do list, and web searches all with your voice. Unlike the Echo it fits in more easily with your décor like an air freshener. The far-field microphones allow it to hear you from across the room. It can get quite loud and fills up an entire room. It can control Nest, Philips Hue lights, and smart things. The biggest difference is that it is powered by Google’s search engine so you can ask it many of the things you ask on the PC. What’s amazing is it even understands context.
Anker 20000mAh Portable Charger PowerCore 20100
Nothing can ruin a good conversation like a dead phone battery. Now your teenage boy has no excuse to ignore your text messages with this phone charger from Anker. About the size of a candy bar, he can easily tuck it in his pocket. It has enough juice to charge his phone up to 7 times.
TP-Link Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Plug Mini
Want to control your lighting or other devices with your smartphone or Alexa? Now you can control your devices from anywhere with TP-Link Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Plug Mini. The best part? No hub is required, it’s easy to use, and works as promised. Enjoy the convenience of an upgraded smart home.
Xenvo SmartPhone Camera Lens
Help your teenage boy capture Instagram worthy photos with this set of mobile lens from Xenvo that clips onto his phone. With a macro, wide angle lens, it’s a fun lens kit to mess around with.
Cocoon GRID-IT! Gadget Organizer Case
There is nothing worse than digging through the bottom of your bag looking for your phone. Now you can keep your gadgets and even personal effects organized in a systematic way with this gadget organizer case. With endless ways to organize your stuff, the elastic cords keep everything securely in place.
Fujifilm Instax Mini 9
These days teenage boys love instant gratification, so this retro camera from FujiFilm is all the rage these days. It comes in the funkiest colors. Just like the old school Polaroids of yesterday, it gives you instant snaps that you can share with your friends. Who needs Instagram?
HP Sprocket Portable Photo Printer
He can turn his phone into an instant camera with this small and portable wireless photo printer from HP that prints 2 X 3 inch pictures. When you buy the photo paper it is specially coated so you don’t need to buy ink to print out the photos.
Canon IVY Mini Photo Printer
He probably has a ton of photos on her phone and on Instagram. Now he can turn his phone into an instant camera with this small wireless photo printer from Canon that prints small 2 X3 inch stickable pictures. The best part? He can use the photos to decorate his room, locker, or stationary thanks to the adhesive backing on the photos. He might soon have a printing addiction.
HP Tango Smart Home Printer
HP Tango is the world’s first smart home printer designed for your mobile lifestyle. Print photos and document from your smartphone and even from your Alexa-enabled device. Built-in dual band Wi-Fi ensures a reliable connection everytime. The best part? Print, scan and copy from anywhere and even print stunning photo quality prints up to 8.5″ x 14″. You’ll be so happy with the results and save a ton on photo printing costs.
GoPro HERO5 Session
With a more affordable price, finally, there is a GoPro Hero for all of us. It’s the smallest GoPro ever! Shaped like an ice cube, this little camera is perfect for capturing all your teenage adventures whether you are surfing or skiing. Shedding its housing, its unique waterproof design makes super light weight and compact.
GoPro HERO7 Black
Does your teenage boy love documenting all his adventures on social media? With stunning 4K video at 60fps and a built in LCD screen, the Go Pro Hero7 is probably the action camera your teenage adventurer is dreaming of. Waterproof, it perfect for going epic adventures, jumping in the ocean, or hopping in the pool.
Anker Selfie Stick
Selfie sticks are everywhere and their popularity doesn’t seem to be slowing down. That’s because they make taking photos of yourself easier than ever. With built in Bluetooth and 20 hours of battery life, this selfie sticks extends over 2.5 feet so he can capture his best angle.
Everybody loves PopSockets. Choose from a variety of wonderful designs. There’s something for everyone. Pop ’em on your smart phone or tablet and watch ’em make your device more practical to use. Because you have a tight grip on your device, you never have to worry about a dropped device. We love them for texting, watching movies, and FaceTime. We cannot imagine a world without our PopSockets!
Arkon iPhone Tripod Mount
Does he love recording videos with her phone? This little gagets is basically a tabletop tripod for your phone. You simply slide you phone into it and the mount can swivel either horizinatally or vertical. THe coolest part? It has bendy legs on it that allow you to adjust it to get the perfect shot. The legs are acutally pretty strong and can even be wrapped around something to take a difficult shot.
Tablift Tablet Stand
Have you ever tried to use your tablet in bed? Finally, there is a tablet stand that is designed for holding up your tablet on any surface even if it is bumpy. It’s called the Tablift. The stand’s base conforms to any surface thanks to bendable legs.