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#1 Funwith3

Posted 30 January 2013 - 01:43 PM

I need to buy a present for a boy turning 7 (a friend)... I need to post it interstate so it can't be enormous.

What can you recommend? Having three girls, I have absolutely no idea what boys play with!!

I want to spend around $20-30.


#2 AggyW72

Posted 30 January 2013 - 01:50 PM

Lego! $20-30 will get you a decent set, light and easy to post! My 7 year old ONLY plays with Lego, so I may be a tad biased?? original.gif

#3 BronR

Posted 30 January 2013 - 01:50 PM

My 7 yo loves that Angry Birds Knock 'em down game. He got it for his 7th birthday and it is the one thing he consistently plays with 6 months later. He doesn't play by the rules (there are cards indicating what  structure to build and what birds you get to use to knock it down), he just builds up his own creative structures and knocks them down with the birds. Hours of legitimate destruction.

I think it's about $20.

#4 Isolabella

Posted 30 January 2013 - 02:15 PM

Angry birds Star Wars knock them down stuff or Lego in our household.

#5 Carmen02

Posted 30 January 2013 - 02:17 PM

lego...lego and more lego. (my 8yr old DS has been obssessed for a few years now) ..then again my nephews dont like lego...nerf guns are great (kind of big to send though)

Edited by Carmen02, 30 January 2013 - 02:17 PM.

#6 mini mac

Posted 30 January 2013 - 02:24 PM

I got my 7 y/o nephew a foam rocket thingo that you operate by jumping on it from a national geographic type store. He loved it, as did his mates at his party!

It was quite cheap and light too so postage would be quite cheap.

Actually my nephews love a lot of stuff from in there, chemistry type stuff and gadgets, and to suit any budget.

#7 kristin5

Posted 30 January 2013 - 02:25 PM

Beyblades (my DS isn't into lego at all).

#8 Funwith3

Posted 31 January 2013 - 04:00 PM

Thanks everyone. I got the Angry Birds Knock it Down "On Thin Ice" game...hope he likes it!

#9 belinda1976

Posted 03 February 2013 - 07:13 PM

My nephews are into:

Lego Ninjago
Star Wars

#10 Amanda_JB

Posted 03 February 2013 - 07:18 PM

My 7 year old boy loves Trash Packs and lego sets  original.gif

#11 MAGS24

Posted 03 February 2013 - 07:20 PM

Lego Hero Factory or Lego Super Hero's would make a great gift for a 7 year old boy.

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