The Perfect Gifts for 13-Year-Old Boys

13 is an exciting age for any guy out there—but it's also a challenging one, especially when it comes to buying a 13-year-old boy a gift.

If you're currently in this boat, don't worry. Whatever it is that the 13-year-old in your life is interested in, we've got a solid list of the perfect gifts for him right here:

1. A Nintendo Switch: $249.99

We hate to start off with such a pricey one, but this Nintendo Switch with Joy-Con controllers is the perfect gift for the 13-year-olf boy in your life who really deserves it. Plus, it's hard to go wrong with a gaming gift when it comes to this age group, as they'll be able to switch up their game choices as their tastes change.

Nintendo Switch console with grey joy-cons in box

(via Gamestop)


Also read about: The 10 Nintendo Switch Games We'll Be Playing All Summer Long


2. This Headset for Him to Play All His Other Games (a Little) More Quietly: $81.56

Speaking of video games, why not get him a headset to pair perfectly with all the new video games he'll surely be getting as gifts? This one from Target is wireless and pairs with PlayStation 4 and 5 models, making it the perfect gift for any game-loving teen.

playstation victrix gambit wireless headseat

(via Target)


3. This Scratch-Off Movie Poster for the Budding Film Enthusiast: $15

Now that he's old enough to watch all those PG-13 movies for real, your giftee can get started with this built-in bucket list. Not only is this the perfect gift for a 13-year-old boy since it's interactive, but it also gives you an excuse to have some movie nights in the future so that he can keep scratching off more films from the list.

100 movies bucket list scratch off poster

(via Uncommon Goods)


4. This Baby Yoda Night Light: $21.99

If there's one thing most, if not all, 13-year-old boys love, it'Star WarsAnd what's better than Star Wars on its own? Baby Yoda, of course! This smartly designed Grogu night light from Amazon couldn't be a more perfect gift for a 13-year-old boy you know, especially if he happens to still be slightly afraid of the dark (even if he won't admit it, of course). It also features Darth Vader and Mandalorian patterns, and color-changing features in 16 hues.

baby yoda grogu night light

(via Amazon)


Also read about: These Stinky Star Wars Candles Are the Perfect Gift for the Fan in Your Life


5. This Award-Winning Fidget Cube: $25

A 13-year-old boy who can't sit still or stay focused isn't anything new, but you can make sure he stays occupied and satisfied through any long and/or boring event with the perfect gift of this fidget cube. It's magnetic, transforming and award-winning, so there's not much else you need to know.

shashibo cube with variations

(via Amazon)


6. A Brilliantly Basic Wallet to Keep Him From Losing His Lunch Money: $16.45

This Nike wallet may look simple, but it's the perfect gift for the 13-year-old boy who's hard to shop for. Not only will it keep him from losing his cash on the way to school, but it's so simple and timeless that it will maintain its cool factor for years to come.

nike basic wallet

(via Amazon)


Now that you have some ideas in mind, it's time to get going! And if you're shopping for a 13-year-old girl simultaneously, you're not out of luck there, either. Click HERE for our list of perfect gifts for 13-year-old girls.