Gift Ideas

Top Ten Best Gifts For Gamers & Cool Gaming Stuff

Level up your gifting game and check out our picks of the Best Gamer Gifts on the market.  

  1. Classic Gamer T Shirt
  2. Super Mario Question Block Nintendo Mug
  3. Legend Of Zelda Logo Cushion
  4. Skull Trooper Fortnite Pop! Vinyl
  5. D. Va Overwatch Keyring
  6. PlayStation Controller Mug
  7. Nintendo Switch Lite
  8. Super Mario Nintendo Sweatshirt
  9. Sega Sonic Pop! Vinyl
  10. Yoshi Nintendo T Shirt

 

One of the World’s first video games debuted in 1958 and was a very simple Tennis-inspired game named ‘Pong’. Other early games included the game ‘Nim’ in the 1940s and the ‘Brown Box’ in 1967. The developers and inventors of these games really would have had no idea what their creations would become in the world today. 

Currently, there are millions of Video Games and PC Games out there, with approximately 2.7 Billion Users. With the number of Gaming fans constantly rising around the world and with new Games being released almost daily, the future of the gaming world is set to be a bright one.  

It’s fair to say that Video Games get their fair share of criticism and if you’re reading this blog you’ve probably thought about smashing your significant others’ X-Box or PlayStation at some point. However, Video games are actually known to have several benefits such as; increasing problem-solving skills, improving attention and concentration skills.  

Not only do they have certain cognitive benefits, but Video and PC Games are a wonderful way to escape to fantasy worlds, dive into thrilling adventures and immerse yourself in a gripping story. The Gaming community is a huge, global network, but for those on the outside looking in, it’s hard to know exactly what to buy for an avid gamer as a gift.  

 

There are so many different Video, Online and PC games out there, but there are a few Gaming Heavyweights that are worthy of a special mention.  

First up is Nintendo. The multi-billion-dollar company is a household name and one of the world’s biggest gaming corporations. The brand has some standout games such as Mario Kart, Super Mario Bros, Donkey Kong, and The Legend of Zelda. 

Sega is another Gaming giant, with a huge list of popular games. Sonic the Hedgehog is one of their most popular games, but others include Golden Axe and Tetris. Activision is another major player, with Call of Duty and Overwatch as two of their leading titles and Tencent Games has the insanely popular Fortnite in its ranks. Microsoft’s X-Box and Sony’s PlayStation are two of the Gaming market leaders and have a whole host of incredible games between them. 

No matter whether you’re shopping for a Fortnite fan or a Mario marathoner, a Sonic supporter or a Call of Duty devotee, you’re sure to find the perfect gift that the gamer in your life deserves. 

  1. Classic Gamer T Shirt
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    Classic Gamer T Shirt

    This unique Gamer T Shirt will make the perfect gift for any Gamer! If you love to spend most of your time playing video games, you need to look the part! With its original design inspired by retro gaming consoles, it will suit fans of almost any video game. This high-quality t shirt is made from 100% ethically sourced cotton and is available in a range of sizes from S to XXL, so you’re sure to find your perfect fit. The soft-touch t shirt will mean every gamer can sit back and play their favourite game in comfort.

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  2. Super Mario Question Block Nintendo Mug
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    Super Mario Question Block Nintendo Mug

    This Super Mario Question Block Mug is inspired by some of the classic imagery from the popular game. The Question Blocks, when hit or jumped on, release an item such as a Super Mushroom, Fire Flowers or Coins that Mario can collect. The evil Koopa Troopa King Bowser, used the Turtle Tribe’s famous dark magic and turned all the Mushroom People into a variety of objects, including bricks. The Bricks are usually found floating in mid-air and often provide Mario with a much-needed level-up item! Get your own level-up each morning with a sip of your favourite Hot Drink from this amazing Super Mario Mug.

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  3. Legend Of Zelda Logo Cushion
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    Legend Of Zelda Logo Cushion

    This original design is inspired by the epic game The Legend Of Zelda. The game follows the adventures of an elf-like young hero named Link, who must rescue the beautiful and wise royal princess of Hyrule, Zelda, from the evil warlord GanondorfGanondorf is an evil sorcerer who aims to rule over Hyrule through the legendary powers of the Triforce. The Legend of Zelda Logo is instantly recognisable, so having this high-quality cushion would help any fan of the epic game celebrate their love for Hyrule. This super soft and plump cushion will add an instant update to your home décor and would make a great gift for any Zelda fan.

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  4. Skull Trooper Fortnite Pop! Vinyl
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    Skull Trooper Fortnite Pop! Vinyl

    Fortnite is one of the most popular gaming franchises in the world, with approximately 250 Million active gamers to date. Skull Trooper first appeared back in Season 1 and is available in the Battle Royale and Save The World mode. Skull Trooper is one of the most popular skins amongst fans, due to its exclusivity and reputation as a legendary skin. You can own your very own mini replica with this super Skull Trooper Fortnite Pop Vinyl! This little guy measures in at 3 ¾ inches tall and will come in an attractive and protective window display box. Check out our other collectable Fortnite Pop Vinyl (Funko Pop) figures and find our favourite or collect them all!

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  5. D. Va Overwatch Keyring
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    D. Va Overwatch Keyring

    Add some Overwatch charm to your house keys or car keys with this adorable D. Va Keyring! Overwatch is set sixty years into the future on a post-apocalyptic Earth, after the  ‘Omnic Crisis’ where the ‘Omnics’ (Sentient Robots) rebelled against their human creators.  D. Va a pro gamer from South Korea. She was recruited to help quell the Omnic uprising. As a Tank character, she can nullify incoming attacks for a short time and self-detonate her suit, dealing heavy damage. You can now carry this fan-favourite character around with you with this stylish keyring, that measures approximately 1 1/2-inches tall and comes pre-packaged in a window display box. It would make a great gift for any gaming fan.

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  6. PlayStation Controller Mug
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    PlayStation Controller Mug

    Stay refreshed when gaming and take a sip of your favourite drink with this amazing PlayStation Controller Mug. The attention to detail on this product is truly outstanding, featuring a grey decal with instantly recognisable PlayStation logo and controller symbols. It even has an original controller shaped handle, adding to the authenticity of this great product. This would make a wonderful gift for any PlayStation owner, or any gamer fan in general with its distinctive shape and iconic multi-coloured button symbols. The console is pretty much synonymous with console gaming in general, so any gamer is sure to love it!

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  7. Nintendo Switch Lite
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    Nintendo Switch Lite

    The absolute must-have for any gamer, the Nintendo Switch Lite truly is the ultimate gift! Designed with on-the-go gaming in mind, this lightweight console is the perfect way to finally reach that final level on your commute, at the park, at the zoo or wherever you may be. With this console, you can link with up to eight other Switch consoles instantly and with ease, meaning that the multiplayer possibilities are endless! We have this console in a great range of colours, so you can look out for your favourite. Give the gift of endless gaming and you’re guaranteed to be the recipient’s new favourite person. 

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  8. Super Mario Nintendo Sweatshirt
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    Super Mario Nintendo Sweatshirt

    Any Super Mario aficionado will instantly recognise the blocky, colourful Super Mario Bros Logo. The game first appeared in 1985 and was released for the Nintendo Entertainment System. Mario and Luigi live in the Mushroom Kingdom, where they must rescue Princess Peach from Bowser. The game is hugely popular around the world and although Mario has been featured in 256 games of various genres, Super Mario remains one of the firm favourites! This high-quality polycotton t shirt is a great way for any gamer to celebrate their love of the game and take their obsession to the next level.

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  9. Sega Sonic Pop! Vinyl
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    Sega Sonic Pop! Vinyl

    With this Sonic Pop Vinyl (Funko Pop) figure, you can own a piece of gaming history! Sonic the Hedgehog’s first video game appearance was way back in 1991. Sega is one of the leading video game companies in the world and Sonic is the standout character. This Sonic Pop Vinyl sees the eponymous hero standing tall with one of his iconic golden rings. In the game, the Rings serve as a unique health system and if Sonic holds even one Ring, it will protect him from losing a life upon taking a hit from one of his enemies, like Dr Eggman. This Pop Vinyl measures approximately 3 ¾ inches tall, and will come in a cool display box, meaning Sonic can take pride of place on any shelf at home or at work. 

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  10. Yoshi Nintendo T Shirt
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    Yoshi Nintendo T Shirt

    This Officially licensed Nintendo product would be a great gift for any Mario fan, as the design is inspired by the Nintendo’s Japanese origins and one of Super Mario’s standout characters- the adorable Yoshi. The fictional dinosaur debuted in Super Mario World (1990) as Mario and Luigi’s sidekick, but fans love Yoshi in his own right! His cutesy appearance, flutter-jumping, his rideability as a noble steed and his cheerful personality are just some of the traits that make Yoshi such a special character from the Mario series. This incredible Nintendo t shirt is made from high-quality 100% cotton, so you can sit back and race on Mario Kart or save Princess Peach in total comfort!

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Tara Cox

Tara Cox

Contributing Writer