Top 10 Toys for 8 Year Old Boys 2014

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2014 Best Toys for Boys 8 Years of Age

 
8 Year Old Boy SmilingWhen moving up in age range a bit, toys begin to take on a bit more “character” – toys with more challenge and creativity come into play. In 2014, the toys for boys 8 years of age are a reflection of this.

What’s here: On this page are the ten best toys for 8 year old boys for the summer and fall months of 2014, based on popularity by sales, as well as having high overall customer review ratings. Direct links to reviews are also listed, where available.

For shoppers: For each of the top 10 toys for 8 year old boys on this page, multiple online shopping resources are picked for their trusted security as well as low pricing.

What’s Here:

1. LEGO Super Heroes The Batcave (6860)
2. Spirograph Deluxe Set
3. Maisto R/C Rock Crawler
4. LEGO Creator Treehouse (31010)
5. Disney Planes: Fire & Rescue Dusty with Pontoons Die-cast Vehicle
6. Snap Circuits Jr. SC-100 Kit
7. LEGO Super Heroes The Dynamic Duo Funhouse Escape (6857)
8. Razor A Kick Scooter
9. Nerf Super Soaker Scatterblast Blaster
10. Transformers Age of Extinction Generations Voyager Class Autobot Hound

1. LEGO Super Heroes The Batcave (6860)


LEGO Super Heroes The Batcave 6860

At the peak of the top 10 toys for 8 year old boys 2014 is this very cool set from LEGO – Super Heroes The Batcave.

Ooooh – the batcave! And – two good guys and two bad “guys” against each other.

5 minifigures included – Batman, Robin, Bruce Wayne, Poison Ivy and Bane. Poison Ivy is being held prisoner in the batcave, Bane is on his way to rescue her – it’s up to the kids to create various ways this scenarios can go.

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LEGO 6860 THE BATCAVE Brand New Factory Sealed Set MADE IN 2012

$99.99
End Date: Wednesday Oct-1-2014 14:29:00 PDT
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LEGO 6860 The Batcave, Legos Set, Batman

$30.07 (0 Bids)
End Date: Monday Sep-8-2014 12:53:52 PDT
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LEGO 6860 STICKERS/DECALS SET

$7.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Saturday Sep-6-2014 22:15:28 PDT
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2. Spirograph Deluxe Set


Spirograph Deluxe Design Set

Next up – #2 of the ten best toys for 7 year old boys this year – Spirograph Deluxe Set.

Based on the original Spirograph set from the mid-60′s, this set allows kids (and “big kids” too!) to utilize all of the various gears and designs to set their imaginations loose and get super-creative!

This set includes 45 pieces in all, and comes with everything needed to create the designs.

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SUPER SPIROGRAPH Set kit Original Kahootz 2400case Deluxe drawing design art Toy

$49.95
End Date: Wednesday Oct-1-2014 12:48:24 PDT
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Original Spirograph Deluxe Design Set 45 Piece By Kahootz NEW Free Shipping

$22.99
End Date: Wednesday Oct-1-2014 8:20:46 PDT
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Spirograph Deluxe Design Set New Promotions Holiday Toy List Toys Games

$33.00
End Date: Monday Sep-29-2014 3:48:18 PDT
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3. Maisto R/C Rock Crawler


Maisto R/C Rock Crawler (Colors May Vary)

A very worthy off-road vehicle enters into the list at #3 – Maisto R/C Rock Crawler.

I love this R/C vehicle!

It has an articulated suspension, tires to tackle even very rough terrain and double motors and low gearing for climbing.

The transmitter has 3 channels to enable 3 people to play at the same time with vehicles from Maisto.

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Maisto R-C Rock Crawler, Red (Non Working)

$4.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Sep-4-2014 10:15:56 PDT
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Maisto R/C Rock Crawler (Colors May Vary)

$49.99
End Date: Tuesday Sep-30-2014 11:10:33 PDT
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Maisto R/C Rock Crawler

$14.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday Sep-3-2014 0:40:31 PDT
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4. LEGO Creator Treehouse (31010)


LEGO Creator Treehouse 31010 Toy Interlocking Building Sets

LEGO Creator Treehouse also manages its way to the best toys for boys age 8 in 2014.

I LOVE the LEGO Creator sets! Of all the releases, this is my favorite so far.

As is true with the others in this specific lineup of LEGO sets, it comes with all the pieces and instructions to create a few different creations.

There is a Lakeside hut, a barn – and of course, a treehouse! And not just any treehouse – there is a very cool fold-up ladder and trap door. Sweet!

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Lego Creator Treehouse # 31010

$23.00
End Date: Wednesday Oct-1-2014 8:31:37 PDT
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LEGO CREATOR TREEHOUSE 31010

$27.00
End Date: Tuesday Sep-30-2014 15:36:17 PDT
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LEGO® 31010 Creator Treehouse Toy Interlocking Building Sets NEW in sealed box

$29.93
End Date: Tuesday Sep-30-2014 13:30:01 PDT
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5. Disney Planes: Fire & Rescue Dusty with Pontoons Die-cast Vehicle


Disney Planes: Fire & Rescue Dusty with Pontoons Die-cast Vehicle

“Dusty” makes a comeback to the list of the top toys for 8 year old boys this year.

Along with the new Disney Planes movie, “Fire and Rescue,” this die-cast form of Dusty also comes with pontoons and working wheels.

For collectors and fans of the movies, this is a must-have vehicle.

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New Disney Planes Fire Rescue Racing Dusty With Pontoons Die Cast Vehicle CBK60

$11.00
End Date: Tuesday Sep-2-2014 16:12:19 PDT
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Disney Planes: Fire & Rescue Firefighter Dusty with Pontoons Die-cast Vehicle

$7.95
End Date: Wednesday Sep-24-2014 10:47:39 PDT
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New Disney Planes Fire Rescue Racing Dusty With Pontoons Die Cast Vehicle CBK60

$9.61
End Date: Monday Sep-22-2014 7:25:05 PDT
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6. Snap Circuits Jr. SC-100 Kit


Snap Circuits Jr. SC-100 Kit

A long-standing favorite among boys at or around 8 years old – Snap Circuits Jr. SC-100 Kit.

Coming from experience, I can tell you that this electronics circuitry set is pretty darned cool!

It comes with a board, circuits and some fun gadgets that kids can set up and create – and not just any gadgets, they’re the ones that move in fun ways and make some cool sounds.

And – kids get their hands and minds involved in the science of electronic circuitry, and they get to find out how simple and easy to understand it can be!

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Snap Circuits Jr. Experiments 1-100 & 102-305

$35.00
End Date: Monday Sep-8-2014 9:38:29 PDT
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Snap Circuits Jr. SC-100 by Elenco

$34.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Saturday Sep-6-2014 7:51:11 PDT
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Snap Circuits Elenco 100 Jr.

$19.99
End Date: Wednesday Oct-1-2014 6:48:34 PDT
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7. LEGO Super Heroes The Dynamic Duo Funhouse Escape (6857)


Lego 6857 Exclusive set The Dynamic Duo Funhouse Escape

Another LEGO set makes the list of the best toys for 8 year old boys 2014 – LEGO Super Heroes The Dynamic Duo Funhouse Escape.

This is the second in the list among the LEGO Batman series!

This time we have a pretty cool funhouse – that is actually a little on the creepy side! Also included is the Batcycle.

The characters/minifigures include The Joker, The Riddler, Harley Quinn and of course Batman and Robin.

Other fun features come with this set including a put-together-and-working crane, a trap door and a floor that actually moves. :)

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LEGO Instruciton book DC Universe Super Heroes Batman #6857 Joker Set

$11.99
End Date: Tuesday Sep-30-2014 17:54:47 PDT
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Lego #6857 The Dynamic Duo Funhouse Escape Batman Set

$58.99
End Date: Monday Sep-29-2014 19:05:54 PDT
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LGP 6857 Lego Exclusive set The Dynamic Duo Funhouse Escape

$50.00
End Date: Monday Sep-29-2014 18:24:20 PDT
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8. Razor A Kick Scooter


Razor A Kick Scooter (Blue)

Another “staple” in warm-weather outdoor toys for boys 8 years of age – Razor A Kick Scooter.

When kids get beyond the “toddler scooter” stage, this has become known as “the” scooter for kids to start with.

It has a price that is pretty easy for most people to handle and a structure that makes it safe, easy to maneuver and will last for years down the road.

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NEW! Razor A Kick Scooter Boys/Girls (Clear)

$19.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Friday Sep-5-2014 19:37:51 PDT
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A Razor Adjustable Silver Metallic Kick Scooter for Boys or Girls

$14.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Sunday Sep-7-2014 9:11:16 PDT
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Razor A5 Lux Kids/Boys Kick Scooter, Red (Missing Screw)

$21.50 (3 Bids)
End Date: Tuesday Sep-2-2014 17:57:27 PDT
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9. Nerf Super Soaker Scatterblast Blaster


Nerf Super Soaker Scatterblast Blaster

At #9 on the list – Nerf Super Soaker Scatterblast Blaster.

A water-pump blaster is pretty cool and fun to begin with, but this one has an additional fun feature – it blasts 5 streams of water at the same time, making it pretty much impossible for opponents to dodge the blast!

Also there is a flip-up sight and holds up to 22 ounces of water.

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WATER GUN SUPER SOAKER NERF SCATTERBLAST BLASTER 5 WATER STREAMS OUTDOOR FUN

$29.99
End Date: Monday Sep-29-2014 17:17:12 PDT
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NEW Nerf Super Soaker Scatterblast Blaster

$13.98
End Date: Saturday Sep-27-2014 2:35:53 PDT
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SUPERSOAKER Nerf Super Soaker Scatterblast Blaster

$25.44
End Date: Saturday Sep-20-2014 14:12:40 PDT
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10. Transformers Age of Extinction Generations Voyager Class Autobot Hound


Transformers Age of Extinction Generations Voyager Class Autobot Hound Figure

The final item on the list of the top 10 toys for 8 year old boys this year – Transformers Age of Extinction Generations Voyager Class Autobot Hound.

Hound is one of the more competent among the Autobots.

While in robot mode, he is heavily armed and handles his enemies with skill and agility. In vehicle mode, he is still fully equipped for combat.

In short, this Transformer is one of the most entertaining to play with, and fans of the movie will probably want this toy for their collections.

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Transformers Age of Extinction Autobot HOUND Generations Voyager Class VVHTF

$29.99 (0 Bids)
End Date: Monday Sep-1-2014 20:06:07 PDT
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Transformers Age of Extinction Generations Voyager Class Autobot Hound Figure

$60.99
End Date: Tuesday Sep-30-2014 11:27:50 PDT
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Transformers Age of TAO660 Extinction Generations Voyager Class Autobot Hound

$36.17
End Date: Saturday Sep-27-2014 13:22:58 PDT
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Update note: This page was modified to reflect current information on 07/25/14.

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