What are the best gift ideas for a 17 year old guy? Seventeen is a hard age to shop for. At 17, he is just one year away from the magical age of becoming an adult but probably acts like he is 18 already. He probably loves hanging out with his friends. At this age, for many boys, it’s all about girls, cars, and videogames. Ask him what he wants, and he will probably just stare at you blankly or ask you for something super expensive like a new cell phone or new car. Not all 17 year old boys are the same, so we’ve curated a gift list with everybody in mind. We’ve even included a few splurge-worthy items for those extra special 17 year olds in your life. There are over 900 gifts sorted into 15 categories, which means there’s something for everyone from those who love adventure to gamers. If your 17 year old boy is a gamer, video games make good gifts for 17 year old boys. Here’s a list of the games and gaming accessories that he’s going to want this year. Nintendo brings back fond memories of the 16-bit golden age of gaming with its new portable recreation of the SNES. Since it’s bundled with two controllers right out of the box, you can play some Street Fighter II Turbo with a fri...