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Published December 12th 2012
Must-have toys straight from Santa's workshop
Buying Christmas gifts for boys can be almost as tricky as buying gifts for girls. All kids are different and like different things and of course age is a factor to consider when looking for the perfect gift.
Anything to do with Ben 10 is very popular. There are action figures, play sets, games, clothes plus all the accessories.
Lego is always popular with kids and there are so many different sets available there is sure to be something to suit everyone. Lego is suitable for most ages and for younger children there is Duplo which has slightly blocks and is easier to handle.
Kids love Action Figures such as The Avengers, Spiderman, the Hulk, Batman, Toy Story characters and many more. These usually go down a treat, whether they are goodies or badies.
Scooters, Bikes or Skateboards are always a popular gift and you can get ones to suit almost any age.
Play-Doh is a non-toxic, non-staining, reusable modelling dough that is great for crafty kids. Available in many colours and different sized packs, Play-Doh also has moulds, cutters, and other accessories available.
There are plenty of Computer Games around that are suitable for kids of different ages and are great fun to play.
Dinosaurs are pretty popular and there are some fun ones out at the moment. You can get remote control ones or ones that talk and some that interact with other Dinosaurs.
Most boys love any sort of cars or trucks and there are lots of different ones to choose from. You can get motorised, remote control or just the good old Tonka and MatchBox collections, kids will have hours of fun with these toys.
DVDs are always a good idea. There are plenty of different titles available such as the Lion King, Cars, Toy Story and many, many more Disney movies. There are lots to choose from and suit all ages and tastes.
These are just a few gift ideas for boys, of course there are many more, and they are available at most variety stores and toy shops.