With so many toys out there to choose from, there are still those toys that are more popular with boys than they are with girls.
From remote control robots to STEM toys, here are 25 top toys for 6-year-old boys that are sure to make great gifts this holiday season.
Hot Wheels Ultimate Garage Playset
This action-packed Hot Wheels Ultimate Garage Playset has lots to offer. This garage play set includes plenty of racing ramps, a multi-level garage with 36 parking spots, a helipad (includes a helicopter), two elevators, gas station, tune-up shop, and two ramps for racing side-by-side. And don’t forget to watch out for those menacing sharks when drying by the pier!
LEGO Scooby-Doo Mystery Machine Building Kit
For the Scooby-Doo fan, this fun LEGO Scooby-Doo Mystery Machine Building Kit is sure to be a hit. The set has everything he needs to build the Mystery Machine as well as 3 mini figures (Fred, Shaggy, Scooby-Doo, and Zombie/Zeke). The fully-functional Mystery Machine includes space for 2 mini figures and an assortment of fun accessories so he can create his own mystery adventures.
ZOOB BuilderZ 250 Piece Kit
If you’re looking for an alternative to LEGO, this ZOOB BuilderZ Building Kit is definitely one to check out. What sets this kit apart is it represents the STEM principles – toys that encourage kids to construct, engineer, explore, and experiment. The set includes 250 pieces, 6 instruction guides, and a convenient storage tub.
Nerf N-Strike Elite Stryfe Blaster
This cool Nerf N-Strike Elite Stryfe Blaster has the ability to shot targets up to 75 feet away! Plus, it’s motorized and includes a quick reload clip with 6 darts.
Minecraft Stop-Motion Animation Studio
For the Minecraft fan, the Minecraft Stop-Motion Animation Studio allows him to create his own Minecraft film using a mobile app. He’ll use this app to create his own Minecraft story where he swaps out environments any way he chooses. The set includes a movie stage, 6 different backgrounds, 3 mini-figures, a device holder, and 18 accessories.
Doinkit Darts Magnetic Dart Board
A great excuse for getting away from all of the electronics and play a good old-fashioned game of darts! This 16-inch Doinkit Darts Magnetic Dart Board includes 6 lightweight, magnetic darts.
LEGO City Airport Air Show Building Kit
He’ll love creating his own air show with this impressive LEGO City Airport Air Show Building Kit. The set has everything he needs to build 2 fighter jets and an old-fashion prop plane as well as a hangar and mechanic.
LeapStart Interactive Learning System
This fun LeapStart Interactive Learning System is a great way to learn life and school skills. The device includes a stylus that encourages proper handwriting grip and a Kindergarten & 1st Grade sampler book. The 16 activity books (sold separately) includes over 400 fun activities.
Kid Galaxy Amphibious Remote Control Car
These popular remote control cars are perfect for little ones. This Kid Galaxy remote control car can drive through water, dirt, mud, sand, pavement, and grass. Plus, its remote control is uncomplicated and easy-to-use.
Thinkgizmos Remote Control Robot
For us over-40 folks, doesn’t this robot look like the one from “Lost in Space”?! Anyway, the Thinkgizmos Remote Control Robot is definitely a toy to consider this holiday. Not just any robot, this one actually shoots out mini Frisbee’s from his chest. And if that weren’t enough, just press the “dance” button and he will entertain everyone with his impressive dance moves!
Laser Pegs 8-in-1 Helicopter Building Set
Another STEM building set to consider for your gift list is this neat Laser Pegs 8-in-1 Helicopter Building Set. Built with laser pegs so when it’s build, just plug into the power base and watch it light up. The set includes the power base as well as 10 laser pegs and 78 construction bricks.
Crystal Mining Kit
Another great alternative to video games and computers this holiday season. He will love digging for hidden treasure with this fun crystal mining kit. The kit includes a plaster rock filled with 8 different crystals, a digging tool, a magnifying glass and a drawstring pouch to store his treasure.
Remote Control Construction Front Loader
He’ll love scooping up and loading his small toys with this fun remote control front loader. Easy-to-use remote control makes it simple to operate.
Spy Gear Voice Changer
He’ll love surprising family and friends with all the different voice effects with this fun Spy Gear Voice Changer. The megaphone makes it easy to amplify and try out the 8 different voice effects.
COJI The Coding Robot Toy
A great way to introduce the world of coding to your child. COJI The Coding Robot Toy teaches coding through the language of emoji’s. Send commands to COJI to watch him move around, make funny sounds and display different emoji’s on his screen.
Electronic Chess and Checkers Set with 8-In-1 Board Games
This Electronic Chess and Checkers Set makes it easy to teach chess or develop skills of beginning chess players. With its tutor function, chess players both beginner and advanced alike will love the multiple skill levels available. Plus, its voice system allows verbal instruction for beginner to master the game.
Spy Gear Walkie Talkie
These ultra range Spy Gear Walkie Talkies can operate in a range of up to 2 miles. Easy click-and-hold functionality make these easy-to-use for all ages.
Hot Wheels Remote Control Car
This cool looking Darth Vader-inspired Hot Wheels Remote Control Car is perfect for the Star Wars fan. The car features 2 sounds – Darth Vader breathing and turning the light saber on and off. The controls allow it to go forward and backward as well as side to side.
Dollar Bill & Coin Piggy Bank
This cool Dollar Bill & Coin Piggy Bank allows you to deposit both dollar bills and coins. To open the safe, simply enter the 4-digit password, wait for the green light, and turn the dial.
This fun Z-Curve Bow & Arrow Set is perfect for outdoor or indoor use. No worries about getting hit with the bow since it’s made of foam.
Fisher-Price Imaginext Remote Control Bat Bot
For the Batman fan, this uber cool Fisher-Price Imaginext Remote Control Bat Bot is sure to be a hit. Featuring not only over 100 sound effect and phrases, but it’s Bat Bot eyes and vents light up! Make sure to have plenty of batteries on hand – the robot requires 6 AA batteries and 2 AAA for the remote.
VTech Switch & Go Dino
This cool 2-in-1 VTech Switch & Go Dino easily transforms from a dinosaur to a dino vehicle. Features over 50 sound effects and phrases and its LCD screen plays fun dinosaur graphics as well as phrases.
Magic Science for Wizards Only Kit
If he loves science, this Magic Science for Wizards Only Kit is definitely one to check out. Unlike other magic kits, this one is actually showing the science behind the magic trick. The kit contains 9 activities to keep him busy during the holidays.
VTech Kidizoom Action Cam
For the budding film maker in the family, the VTech Kidizoom Action Cam has everything he needs to capture lots of videos and photos. The camera features a 1.4-inch LED screen and includes a USB cable so it’s easy to download his videos and photos to a computer.
Glowing Wonder Stars Super Kit
Transform any room in your own galaxy of stars! Watch the stars light up when the lights are turned off. The Glowing Wonder Stars Super Kit contains 150 glow-in-the-dark stars and adhesive putty to create a star galaxy anywhere you want in a room. Plus, there’s a star chart included to create classic constellations.
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