Top 10 Toys for Boys 2016

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2016 Best Boys’ Toys

 
Little boy playing cowboy on rocking horse with lassoWhen it comes to finding just the right toy for a boy, it helps to know what the different types and brands of toys are making the biggest hits with the young lads these days – which is where the list of the top 10 toys for boys can come in pretty handy!

What’s here: On this page are the ten best toys for boys of various ages for the spring and summer months of 2016. List rankings are based on research done on toys that are selling the most, as well as being highly rated by consumers.

For shoppers: For each of the top-selling toys for boys on this page, recommendations are given on where to buy it online. Each resource is chosen for low pricing, as well as being known as a trusted, safe and easy place to shop. (Review links are also included, where available.)

Tip: To zero in on toys for a specific age, check the “by age” links at the bottom of the page, or click here then scroll down that page to find the age you are looking for.

What’s Here:

1. Maisto R/C Rock Crawler
2. Razor A Kick Scooter
3. Air Hogs Remote Control Boomerang
4. Nerf Zombie Strike Doominator Blaster
5. WowWee MiP Robot Rev Toy
6. Power Wheels Jeep Wrangler (Red & Black)
7. LEGO Star Wars TIE Advanced Prototype (75082)
8. Nerf Sports Aero Howler Football
9. Little Tikes Gas ‘n Go Mower
10. Nerf Super Soaker Flashblast Blaster

1. Maisto R/C Rock Crawler

Ages: 8 and up

Making it to the very top of the top 10 toys for boys 2016 – Maisto R/C Rock Crawler.

I have written about dozens of cool RC cars, but the Rock Crawler is a personal favorite. Resembling a monster truck, this rugged RC must-have switches between two gears with two motors. The tough-tread tires are all-terrain for off-road rides.

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Maisto Rock Crawler RC CAR Off Road RADIO CONTROL CAR Monster Truck Remote New

$49.99
End Date: Tuesday Jun-28-2016 8:49:52 PDT
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Crawler Rock 1 Rc 10 Control Rtr Radio Truck Scale Redcat 2 Maisto Racing

$25.05
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 16:16:32 PDT
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NEW Maisto Off Road Rock Crawler Monster Truck Remote Control RC Car Radio 4x4

$39.99
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 20:02:24 PDT
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Price: $34.99
You save: $10.00 (22 %)
43 new from $28.703 used from $28.49

2. Razor A Kick Scooter

Ages: 5 and up

The Razor A Kick Scooter is a many-time returning favorite among the best toys for boys – again on the list in 2016.

According to Razor, this classic scooter is the kick-powered original that started it all. I love that there are so many different colors, like blue, pink, and green in vibrant, shiny tones. Made from aircraft-grade aluminum with sleek inline wheels.

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Razor A Kick Scooter

$42.50
End Date: Tuesday Jun-28-2016 21:57:34 PDT
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Razor A Kick Scooter by Razor (Color: Pink) NEW

$37.85
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 4:45:39 PDT
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Razor A Kick Scooter Blue

$44.93
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 6:34:43 PDT
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Price: $23.50
You save: $1.49 (6 %)
31 new from $21.614 used from $19.27

3. Air Hogs Remote Control Boomerang

Ages: 8 and up

And hitting 3rd on the list – Air Hogs Remote Control Boomerang.

Nicknamed the 360 Hoverblade, this addition to the Air Hogs line-up can be tossed, thrown, flown, and spun…by hand, by controller, or off the ground. Called an RC boomerang, the Hoverblade comes back at an unbelievable, but still catchable, speed.

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Air Hogs, 360 Hoverblade, Remote Control Boomerang, Blue

$23.45
End Date: Thursday Jun-30-2016 10:50:08 PDT
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Air Hogs, 360 Hoverblade, Remote Control Boomerang, Blue

$17.99
End Date: Thursday Jul-7-2016 16:00:03 PDT
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Air Hogs, 360 Hoverblade, Remote Control Boomerang, Blue

$10.99
End Date: Saturday Jul-9-2016 6:52:52 PDT
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4. Nerf Zombie Strike Doominator Blaster

Ages: 8 and up

Also managing a place among the best toys for boys spring and summer 2016 – Nerf Zombie Strike Doominator Blaster.

I love the name of this blaster—Doominator, combining doom and dominate. Oh yes! For those zombie vs. human games in the backyard, this NERF must-have annihilates the imagined undead with 24 strong foam darts in 4 flip-up, quick-reload barrels.

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ONE Nerf Zombie Strike Doominator Blaster Gun Only New Without Box

$15.99
End Date: Tuesday Jun-28-2016 20:04:05 PDT
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Nerf Zombie Strike Doominator Blaster - Bonus with 50 Darts & Scope

$109.36
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 5:30:31 PDT
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Used Nerf Zombie Strike Doominator blaster

$25.00
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 11:03:29 PDT
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Price: $49.49
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5. WowWee MiP Robot Rev Toy

Ages: 8 to 15

A favorite at Christmas, and a continuing favorite into the spring and summer of 2016 – WowWee MiP Robot Rev Toy is also one of the top boys’ toys.

REV is a favorite because it combines modern technologies with classic RC action. There are two cars included, red/black and white/blue, each speeding along at app-determined paces. Racers use mobile devices to power their cars, racing against tough computer opponents.

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WowWee MiP Robot Rev Remote Control Toy (2 Cars Included)

$96.99
End Date: Wednesday Jul-6-2016 14:09:55 PDT
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WowWee MiP Robot REV (2 Cars Included) 0420

$66.72
End Date: Monday Jul-18-2016 9:11:30 PDT
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Adept Technology P/N: 10171-00010 MIP Board, Rev. B

$324.99
End Date: Tuesday Jul-19-2016 15:24:58 PDT
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Price: $249.00
You save: $30.99 (11 %)
8 new from $249.000 used

6. Power Wheels Jeep Wrangler (Red & Black)

Ages: 3 to 6

The Power Wheels Jeep Wrangler comes in next on the list.

Modeled after a real Jeep Wrangler, this spacious ride-on is all-terrain, has two speeds of 2.5 miles-per-hour or 5 miles-per-hour, and includes a rechargeable 12-volt battery. The interior is roomy with plenty of space for two kiddos. Includes trunk storage.

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Power Wheels Jeep Wrangler Lava Red & Black Fisher Price BCK85 Camera & Photo Ca

$354.24
End Date: Thursday Jun-30-2016 14:49:59 PDT
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Fisher Price Electric Vehicles Power Wheels Jeep Wrangler Lava Red Black Ride On

$418.46
End Date: Friday Jul-1-2016 5:56:12 PDT
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Power Wheels Jeep Wrangler - Lava Red & Black Free Shipping No Tax

$290.39
End Date: Sunday Jul-3-2016 12:54:29 PDT
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Price: $34.99
206 new from $28.940 used

7. LEGO Star Wars TIE Advanced Prototype (75082)

Ages: 7 to 12

LEGO Star Wars TIE Advanced Prototype is another very hot seller (rightly so) among boys toys this year.

Star Wars Rebels is a new television series that kids are loving. So much so that the TIE Advanced Prototype is a replica of the spaceship from the cartoon. This 355-brick set-up includes folding wings, spring-loaded shooters, and light sabers.

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LEGO Star Wars TIE Advanced Prototype #75082b Brand New

$32.99
End Date: Tuesday Jun-28-2016 19:42:31 PDT
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LEGO Star Wars 75082 TIE Advanced Prototype vehicle loose no minifigures or box

$6.50 (3 Bids)
End Date: Tuesday Jun-28-2016 20:11:48 PDT
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Lego STAR WARS TIE Advanced Prototype 75082 NIB

$18.55 (7 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 11:42:36 PDT
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8. Nerf Sports Aero Howler Football

Ages: 6 and up

The Nerf Sports Aero Howler Footballd also makes its way to the list of the top ten boys’ toys for 2016.

NERF took a break from battling blasters to focus on sporty fun. This football, dubbed the Howler, features a strong, foam composition with a long-distance tail to help it soar. The grip allows for truer throws, and it howls mid-air.

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Nerf N-Sports Vortex Aero Howler Football Orange and Grey

$27.61
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 2:35:44 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $27.61
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Orange Blue Nerf Sports Vortex Aero Howler N Sports Football Long distance tail

$25.61
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 3:28:37 PDT
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Nerf Sports Aero Howler Football, Green

$16.05
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 7:26:19 PDT
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Price: $22.49
You save: $2.50 (10 %)
46 new from $22.490 used

9. Little Tikes Gas ‘n Go Mower

Ages: 18 months to 5 years

Next up – Little Tikes Gas ‘n Go Mower.

In my experience, kids are little parrots, mimicking what we do. That includes the outdoor chores that adults find dull. The Little Tikes mower mimics the real deal, but this is tons more fun. Includes pop-up beads and mechanical sounds.

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Toddler Mower Gas Little Tikes Go N Toy Play Kids Fun Outdoor

$30.65
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 4:37:13 PDT
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Little Tikes Gas N Go Push Along Lawn Mower Kid Child Toddler Garden Outdoor Toy

$49.99
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 8:04:46 PDT
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LITTLE TIKES GAS & GO MOWER SOUNDS W/ PULL CORD KEY MOVEABLE THROTTLE & GAS CAPE

$44.99
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 8:48:31 PDT
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Price: $14.99
10 new from $9.010 used

10. Nerf Super Soaker Flashblast Blaster

Ages: 6 and up

One of my personal favorites is the final pick among the best toys for boys 2016 – Nerf Super Soaker Flashblast Blaster.

Super Soakers are NERF’s answer to the question of summertime blasters. The compact design is great for quick, sneaky attacks, and the trigger has two modes—single-fire action or nonstop streams. Almost 4 ounces of water and 29-feet firepower distance.

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Nerf Super Soaker Flashblast Blaster

$31.33
End Date: Wednesday Jun-29-2016 2:35:12 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $31.33
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Nerf Super Soaker Flashblast Blaster

$21.89
End Date: Saturday Jul-2-2016 15:23:52 PDT
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Nerf Super Soaker Flashblast Blaster

$33.81
End Date: Saturday Jul-2-2016 19:06:32 PDT
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Update note: This page was modified to reflect current information on 04/04/16.

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