Best Toys for a 12 Year Old Boy

Are you looking for the ideal gift for a 12-year old boy? If so, take a look at the incredible assortment of modern, classic, and decidedly vintage toy options from Tin Toy Arcade. Remember, 12 year olds are at an important age – not really youngsters anymore, but not quite at the teenager level yet. These ‘tween years are fun because kids at this age tend to enjoy a variety of toys – from cap guns to rubber band shooters, science gifts to mind-teasing games. The options are limitless, so buy one gift for him to play with, and then another that he can involve the whole family with! Browse our catalog of cool and unique gifts for 12 year olds and you’ll find something that will speak to you – and thrill him! As always, you’ll have almost as much fun shopping for a vintage toy as he will have playing with it!
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Cowboy Cap Gun
A classic real metal Western-style toy gun from the 1950's. Maybe the West was not really as excitin..
$13.98 $12.98
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Fish Food Aqua Arcade Game Mini
Remember the classic Aqua Arcade game? Just add water and push the buttons to throw the hoops up in ..
$7.98 $4.98
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Rubber Band Shooter Wood Toy Gun
The Original Rubber Band Cowboy Gun loads and shoots 5 bands for rapid fire action! Our classic rubb..
$8.98 $6.98
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Rock'em Sock'em Robots Mini
Thumb wrestle with the Rock'em Sock'em Robots! The famous red and blue robots with their pop-up head..
$4.98 $3.98
Based on 5 reviews.
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AquaZone Water Rocket Science Space Set
Explore the the power of the Rockets with our Water Rocket Science Set. Our yellow rocket includes i..
$9.98 $7.98
Based on 4 reviews.
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Amazing Monkey Multiplication 1916
As seen in the toy shop in Scorsese’s wonderful 2011 film, Hugo - Can our Amazing Monkey teach Multi..
$26.98 $22.98
Based on 4 reviews.
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Wild West Metal Cap Gun
A classic real metal Wild West style toy gun from the 1950's. Maybe the West was not really as excit..
$14.98 $12.98
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Original Drinking Bird Scientific Toy
The Original Drinking Bird has been a scientific novelty favorite for decades. Our amazing drinking ..
$11.98 $9.98
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Mini Basketball Water Arcade Game
Remember the classic Aqua Arcade game? Just add water and push the buttons to throw the balls up in ..
$7.98 $5.98
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Outlaw Black Replica Revolver Cap Gun
Our beautifully detailed die-cast Outlaw gun set features a heavy black barrel with a white pearl ha..
$26.98 $23.98
Based on 2 reviews.
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Thinking Putty Arctic Flare with Blacklight
This amazing UV reactive icy white putty changes to purple-pink when exposed to a "black light". &nb..
$15.98 $14.98
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Retro Cap Bomb
Do you remember cap bombs from the age of rockets and the space race? The classic Cap Bomb is all me..
$6.98 $5.98
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Paddle Ball BoLo Blue Wooden Game
Remember our classic wooden paddle ball with its retro graphics! Our classic BoLo paddle ball featur..
$4.98 $3.98
Based on 5 reviews.
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Desktop Drum Set Mini Musical Kit
Keep the beat with our cool Desktop Drum Set ! Play along with your favorite songs with 2 red and si..
$19.98 $14.98
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Zoom Helicopter Pull String Classic
It’s a real Flying Helicopter that flies up to 100 ft with 3 big propellers! Our Zoom Helicopter rea..
$10.98 $8.98
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Rattlesnake Eggs Practical Joke 1929
Do you want to see my Rattlesnake Eggs? ZAP-ZIP-ZAP! Our classic Rattlesnake Eggs practical joke alw..
$3.98 $2.98
Based on 2 reviews.
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Blue Space Gun Atomic Alien Spinning
Our large Atomic Alien Blue Spnning Space Gun makes a fantastic neon multi-color light display in it..
$11.98 $7.98
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Gumby and Friends Complete Set Bendable
Hey Kids, Gumby and Pokey and the whole gang are here! Our Gumby & Friends Set includes Goo, Min..
$31.98 $25.98
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Magic Drawing Slate Traveling Classic
The original Magic Slate Toy! Just draw or write on the grey plastic with the yellow magic wand. The..
$3.98 $2.98
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Mystical Colorful Tree Magic Retro Kit
Watch a tree start blooming in about 1 hour to be fully grown in about 10 hours. Do you remember the..
$4.98 $2.98
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Rubber Band Race Car
Our retro red Rubber Band Race Car features a classic plastic body and a rubber band engine. To wind..
$9.98 $7.98
Based on 1 reviews.
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Smart Robot Bump and Go Experimental Kit
Make a real working robot turns left and right around your house! Our Smart Robot Kit contains every..
$16.98 $14.98
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Wooden Dominoes Classic Game Set
Our Black Wooden Dominoes Set includes 28 double 6 dominoes, brief instructions and a wood storage b..
$6.98 $5.98
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Soda Can Robug Recycle Green Kit
Make a real working robot that emits sound and moves with vibrations! Our Soda Can Robug Kit contain..
$16.98 $14.98
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Robot Duck Kit
Make a real working robot that waddles and walks like a crazy duck! Our Robot Duck Kit contains ever..
$17.98 $16.98
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Boris Blue Robot Junior Wood Posable
Boris Blue Robot Junior poses in hundreds of funny ways. He’s a cute and small version of our large ..
$8.98 $5.98
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Paper Airplane Electric Launcher Kit
Make a real working robot that launches paper airplanes! Our Plane Electric Launcher Kit contains ev..
$17.98 $16.98
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Spy Pen Listening Device Secret
Every spy needs a secret Spy Pen Listening Device! Write down the secrets that you hear with this re..
$9.98 $7.98
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Stomp Rocket Jr Glow Science Set
Explore the power of the rockets at night with our Stomp Rocket Junior Glow Set! Our deluxe science ..
$17.98 $15.98
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Tin Can Robot
Make a real robot from your favorite beverage can! Our Tin Can Robot Kit contains everything you ne..
$17.98 $16.98
Based on 1 reviews.