36 Best Gifts for Gamers

Are you looking for presents for a gamer? Gamers come in all forms – serious computer gamers, console games, and casual gamers. Find presents for everyone you love who enjoys gaming, regardless of the style of games they like.

Best Gifts for Gamers in Your Life

17.3″ Gaming Laptop

One of the perfect presents for a gamer is a good gaming machine like this 17″ Gaming Laptop. This is an NVIDIA GeForce with 3200 MHz memory speed, and a 1 TB SSD hard drive. The RAM is 32 GB DDR4, and it has a 2.4 GHz core-i9 processor. It comes with Windows 10 Pro.

This is a powerful gaming laptop that has a 17-inch screen and a fast processing speed. This is the perfect system for an excellent gaming experience, and HDMI 2.0 will allow them to connect it to a 4K monitor or television for even better resolution.

Micro Gamer PC

Empowered PC Continuum Micro Gaming Desktop - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 Ti (> 3090), Intel 24-Core i9-13900KF, 32GB DDR5 RAM, 1TB Gen4 NVMe + 3TB, WiFi 6, Windows 11 - Liquid Cooled RGB Gamer Computer

If your gamer prefers a computer over a laptop, they will like this Micro Gamer PC. We are showing the 128GB, 2TB model. Still, there are several different models you can choose from to meet the recipient’s personal needs for a gaming PC. This PC was explicitly described for internal layout, proper airflow, and a stylish exterior in mind. The front panel of the PC has an infinity mirror that creates a beautiful display of colors.

This PC is handcrafter and stress tested before being sold and shipped, so you can rest assured that you will get a quality and durable product. If your gamer wants quality, but the overall aesthetic is equally important, this is the perfect PC for them.

4K HDR Gaming Monitor

ASUS ROG Swift 32” 4K HDR Gaming Monitor - 144Hz DSC, UHD (3840 x 2160) PC Monitor, Mini-LED IPS with G-SYNC Ultimate, Local Dimming, Ideal for Desktop and Computer Monitor Black - - PG32UQX

Whether you are buying them a new PC or Console or not, a really nice gaming monitor is always appreciated. This is a 4K HDR Gaming Monitor. We are showing it in the 32″ model but there are 2 different 27″ models you could also choose from.

This monitor is a mini LED Gaming monitor that has a 144 Hz refresh rate. This is designed for anyone who takes gaming seriously, including professionals.

When you order this, you will get the monitor, Display Port Cable, USB Cable, HDMI Cable, Led Light Covers, Tripod Thread Screw, Pouch, Stickers, Power cord and adapter, VESA mount screws, a warranty card, a color calibration report and a quick start guide.

Microsoft Xbox One

If your gamer prefers consoles over the PC, you could get theMicrosoft Xbox One. This is an Xbox in black, and it has a 1 TB Hard drive. It comes with a gaming system, a power adapter, an HDMI cable, and a 3-month Xbox game pass.

The Xbox has hundreds of different games in multiple categories, which will allow any gamer to find numerous games that he wants to play. They will also be able to connect with others thru Xbox Live.

Nintendo Switch 

The Nintendo Switch is an excellent present for a casual gamer who loves the versatility that the Switch offers. It also comes with a 256GB micro SD card.  Nintendo is more of a casual or family-friendly gaming system than the others on the market. Anyone can pick up a switch game and start playing in no time at all. The Switch has been out for years now, and there is a vast catalog of games to play.

The Switch has the benefit of easily using this as a console gaming system connected to a TV or using it as a handheld gaming system. Another advantage of this system is there monthly online program is much cheaper than the alternatives, costing less than $5.00 a month. Included in that subscription is access to a limited library of original NES classics and SNES classics.

Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo Switch Lite - Gray

The Nintendo Switch Lite is a good choice when you do not think they need the entire system to enjoy to benefits of having a switch. The lite is the handheld version only. If the person you are buying for games alone and prefers handheld systems to a traditional console, this would be a good choice for them. It is compatible with downloaded and physical Nintendo Switch games.

Oculus Quest VR Headset

Oculus Quest All-in-one VR Gaming Headset – 64GB

Although console and PC gaming are trendy, the future is in virtual reality. If the person you are shopping for does not already play virtual reality games, you should get them the Oculus Quest VR Headset. This is a great system that you can play in any room. It has a beyond room-scale function which will allow the Oculus to work with the environment regardless of the size of the room. This also allows the player to use it either sitting or standing.

This is a very comfortable, wireless gaming headset. It easily connects to your wifi for seamless hours of play and enjoyment. If you want more immersive gameplay, you can use the built-in headphone jack.

Dreamhax Game Console

DREAMHAX RG351P Handheld Game Console with 64G TF Card 2500 Classic Games 3.5 Inch IPS Screen 3500mAh Battery, Video Games Player with Open Source System RK3326 Chip Quad-core 1.5GHz (Black)

This Game Console with 2500 Games is perfect for the casual gamer looking for something they can pick up and use when the mood strikes. This is great for people who love older games and want to replay the classics they grew up with. 

It has 2500 games built-in with many of the most popular series ever made, like Mario and Donkey Kong. It supports many different system formats such as PSP, N, PS1, NEOGEO, GBA, etc. This handheld gaming system has a 3.5 screen and is powered by a high-capacity lithium battery. 

My Arcade Mini Arcade Machine 

My Arcade Retro Machine Playable Mini Arcade: 200 Retro Style Games Built In, 5.75 Inch Tall, Powered by AA Batteries, 2.5 Inch Color Display, Speaker, Volume Control

The Mini Arcade Machine is another great retro or classic game for a long-time gamer. It can also be given to a younger person who has never had the pleasure of going to the arcade every week. The size of this mini arcade game is 5.25 inches by 1.5 inches by 6.75 inches, and it weighs only 8.8 ounces.

This is battery operated with 3 AA batteries, has a 2.5-inch full-color screen, and is preloaded with 200 retro-style 8-bit games. 

Razer Kishi Controller for iPhone

Razer Kishi Mobile Game Controller/Gamepad for iPhone iOS: Works with most iPhones – X, 11, 12, 13, 13 Max - Apple Arcade, Amazon Luna, Google Stadia - Lightning Port Passthrough - MFi Certified

The Razer Kishi Controller for iPhone is a controller built for use with either iPhones or Android Phones. This controller is constructed to bring console-level gaming right to your smartphone. You can use it for mobile and cloud gaming while enjoying the same graphics and gameplay that you have become accustomed to.

This controller is ergonomic, has a flexible design, is latency-free, and uses a USB Type C Charging Port.

Game Console Case for iPhone

LucBuy Game Console Case for iPhone, Retro Protective Cover Self-Powered Case with 36 Small Game,Full Color Display,Shockproof Video Game Case for iPhone X/XS - Red

The Game Console Case for iPhone is a cute and small present to get for any gamer with an iPhone. You can get this for any iPhone from the iPhone 6 through the iPhone 12. This case is colored and has a rich and warm picture. 

It comes with 36 different retro games that they can play. The user does not need to worry about what happens if they drop the phone when playing as the case is shockproof, drop-proof, dust-resistant, and scratch-resistant. 

The biggest problem with this present is they might become obsessed with it and play it every chance they get; it is like having the original Gameboy all over again, but better.

Nintendo Labo: Variety Kit

Nintendo Labo: Variety Kit

The Nintendo Labo: Variety Kit is one for the budding gamers in your life. This activity is aimed at children. It is an excellent way for parents or other relatives to spend some quality time with their kids. This kit is to be used with the Nintendo Switch. You will put together various cardboard models that can be used with the witch in multiple ways. It is a way to combine gaming with education and discovery. 

We are showing the variety kit, which is a nice one to start with. However, there are other options available too! There is also a robot kit, a vehicle kit, and a customizable kit for the more creative types.

Nintendo Switch Carrying Case

Fintie Carrying Case for Nintendo Switch OLED Model 2021/Switch 2017, [Shockproof] Hard Shell Protective Cover Travel Bag w/10 Game Card Slots for Switch Console Joy-Con & Accessories, Galaxy

The Nintendo Switch Carrying Case is perfect for anyone who likes to move their Switch around the house or take it over to friends’ or relatives’ homes occasionally. This case has a hard protective shell that will protect your Switch during travel. It also comes with 10 game card slots, so their favorite games that they own a physical copy of can easily be packed for the trip. 

We are showing this in the Galaxy design. Still, it does come in 21 different designs, so you will easily be able to find the right look and style for whoever you are buying this for.

Controller for Nintendo Switch

PowerA Enhanced Wired Controller for Nintendo Switch - Aquatic Fantasy

The Controller for Nintendo Switch is a useful present for anyone who plays the Switch a lot. Although this console comes with its own controllers, it does not have a full-sized controller included. People who are used to gaming with a full-sized wireless controller will appreciate having the option to use this and the smaller controllers typically used with switch games.

We are showing this is blue, but there are many colors to choose from, including themed controllers. Some of the themes available are Animal Crossing, Mario, Zelda, and Pokemon.

Switch Accessories Bundle 

Orzly Accessory Bundle Kit Designed for Nintendo Switch Accessories Geeks and OLED Console Users Case and Screen Protector, Joycon Grips and Wheels for Enhanced Games Play and More - Jet Black

The Switch Accessories Bundle is the present you want to get for someone who plays the Switch a lot or who really likes having all the different accessories available for their preferred console. We are showing this bundle in black, but it all comes in a much more vivid and colorful set. This bundle comes with the following items:

  • Carrying case
  • Comfort Case
  • Screen Protector
  • Racing Wheels
  • Joy-Con Grips
  • Charge Station
  • Play Stand
  • 24 Slot Gamecard Holder
  • Headphones
  • Stylus Pen
  • Thumb Grips
  • Type C Charging Cable

Xbox One Keyboard Chatpad

Prodico Xbox One Keyboard Chatpad Game Keyboard for Xbox One Controller

If your gamer enjoys playing the Xbox and uses Xbox live a lot, you might want to give them an Xbox One Keyboard Chatpad. This accessory will allow them to easily and quickly communicate with other players online. They will be able to chat and update passwords, emails, imputing codes, and other text super fast.

It also has a headphone jack to talk, type or do a combination of the two. It is also great if they use the Xbox to stream video. There are many different uses for this; your gamer will undoubtedly find their own reasons why they love this Xbox accessory.

Playstation Purple Thumbsticks

KontrolFreek FPS Freek Galaxy Purple for PlayStation 4 (PS4) and PlayStation 5 (PS5) | Performance Thumbsticks | 1 High-Rise, 1 Mid-Rise | Purple

Although the Playstation controllers are already high-quality, there is always room for improvement. Different gamers have individual preferences and needs, and many people really enjoy these Playstation Purple Thumbsticks. Using these thumbsticks will give the player increased accuracy due to the mixed heigh combo this provides. There will also be increased precision in the direction they are trying to make the thumbsticks go.

Besides better accuracy, they will also be much more comfortable on their thumbs. This package comes with one high-rise thumbstick and one mid-rise thumbstick.

Quad Pro Controller Charger

Fosmon Quad PRO 2 Controller Charger Compatible with Xbox-Series X/S Controllers (Not for Xbox-One / 360 / Elite 2) Controllers, Dual Dock Charging Station with 4 Rechargeable Battery Packs - White

One of the best presents you can give someone who plays the Xbox is a duel dock charging station. This Quad Pro Controller Chargeris something that they will use all the time. This comes with a charging dock and 4 rechargeable batteries. Over time, this will save any gamer a ton of money since they will no longer need to buy rechargeable batteries. This charger can allow two controllers to be docked at the same time.

It also has 4 LED indicators to allow you to see the status of each controller and how much charge they have. Rechargeable batteries also have extended battery life versus disposable batteries. Even if they forget to charge right away, the controllers will still work for a reasonable amount of time.

Backlit Low Profile Keyboard

MSI Vigor GK50 Low Profile RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard, Kailh White Low Profile Switches, Brushed Aluminum Design, Ergonomic Keycap Design, RGB Mystic Light

The Backlit Low Profile Keyboard is a great gaming keyboard for any gamer’s needs. This is a low-profile keyboard that features octagonal-shaped keycaps. 

It has a quick response time and an ergonomic design. This keyboard features a contemporary look and design. It has a brushed metal top plate with a matte coating on the keys, making it durable and preventing fingerprints and smudges from appearing on the individual keys during use.

This keyboard allows millions of colors to be shown during the per-key-RBG lighting and effects. A customization function enables the user to create unique and various lighting effects by using the MSI Dragon Center Software. 

Hybrid Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

SteelSeries USB Apex 5 Hybrid Mechanical Gaming Keyboard – Per-Key RGB Illumination – Aircraft Grade Aluminum Alloy Frame – OLED Smart Display (Hybrid Blue Switch)

The Gaming Keyboard is another keyboard that a gamer would love to own. This is a hybrid style that combines performance, smoothness, and durability. It has the smoothness of a membrane switch and has the click of a blue mechanical switch as well – your gift recipient will not need to choose between these options. 

They will be able to use this for gaming and typing easily. Hybrid keyboards are becoming more popular as people do not want to choose what they may wish to on any given day at the time of purchase.

It also comes with a dedicated multimedia clickable metal roller as well as media keys. This will allow them to adjust settings and control the volume right from their keyboard

LED Lights for TV

Power Practical LED Lights for TV in Living Room or Bedroom, Luminoodle Backlight, USB Powered Strips w/Remote for 15 Ambient Color Bias Lighting Options & 10 Brightness Modes, Size (41

These LED Lights for TV are a popular present and purchase among gamers. This is an easy way to brighten up a gaming space, especially for people who enjoy playing their console games in low lighting or darkened rooms. 

Using these lights will brighten the wall behind the television, making the room rich in color and warmth. Using these will actually help prevent eye strain during gaming or even when the TV is used for other things like streaming video. There are 5 different sizes you can choose from, which will allow you to pick out the right size you need for the TV the gamer will be using.

It is USB powered and comes with remote control. There are 10 levels of brightness, 15 different color options, and the ability to use a fade mode. Whoever you are buying this for will be able to use whatever type of colors and brightness they choose, changing it up depending on their mood

Headphone Stand with USB Charger 

COZOO Headphone Stand with Fast Charging USB Ports and Power Outlets, Suitable for Gaming, DJ, Wireless Earphone Display - Orange

The Headphone Stand with USB Charger is perfect for any serious gamer. After a while, people tend to start collecting many things they use when gaming, including microphones and headphones. Sometimes these items come with some way to easily store or display them, but often they do not. If the gamer in your life loves his headphones, but it is usually not correctly stored or displayed while not in use, you should get them this headphone stand.

The stand comes with 3 USB chargers and 2 outlets, so it can also be used to charge phones, tablets, and other devices as well. That makes this a fabulous multi-function gift.

ASTRO Wireless Headset

ASTRO Gaming A20 Wireless Headset Gen 2 for Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, PC & Mac - White /Green

The Gaming Wireless Headset is an excellent choice when looking for a pair of gaming headphones. We are showing the white/green pair which are made for the PC or the Xbox. You can also get these in white and blue and the same color combinations made for the Playstation and PC.

These are wireless headphones with a range of up to 50 feet, and the signal is 2.4 GHz. The battery will last for up to 15 hours; charging is done through a USB C-port. This comfortable pair of headphones will allow the gamer to walk and move around the room while still being connected. It also has a function to flip the microphone to quickly mute the headset.

Wired Gaming Headset 

This Wired Gaming Headset is another good choice of a headset for gamers. This headset is wired instead of wireless, and we are showing it in green. It is also available in black, white, blue, pink, and red. 

These headphones are high-powered and perfect for an immersive gaming experience. The user will hear sounds coming from all directions allowing them to improve their gameplay and reaction time. 

These headphones include a noise-canceling microphone that will enhance voice quality while reducing ambient noises from the player’s environment. This headset is comfortable and will work on multiple platforms.

Mini USB Microphone

RØDE NT-USB Mini Versatile Studio-quality Condenser USB Microphone with Free Software for Podcasting, Streaming, Gaming, Music Production, Vocal and Instrument Recording,Black

Although many of the excellent headsets for gamers come with a built-in mic, many serious gamers prefer to have a separate microphone as well. This can be used for professional gaming events, playing with your friends, or any type of streaming or videoing that they participate in.

This Mini USB Microphone is a studio-quality microphone specifically designed for recording directly to a tablet or a computer. It is easily set up, and it comes with a mic stand with a magnetic base.

Bose Alto Sunglasses

Bose Alto M/L Rectangular Sunglasses, Black, Regular

The Bose Alto Sunglasses are a pretty cool and unique gift for any gamer. At first, you may wonder precisely what sunglasses have to do with gaming, but these are Bose sunglasses. These sunglasses have speakers built in to allow you to discreetly listen to audio without others being able to hear everything, as there is a volume control fight on these sunglasses. This will let you both listen to what you want while still knowing what is going on in the world around you.

This is an excellent present for gamers, but it is also a fantastic idea for anyone who walks or exercises while listening to audio. These open-air speakers will allow them to hear what they want while still being safe when other people are around. 

Adjustable Memory Foam Chair

BIRDROCK HOME Adjustable 14-Position Memory Foam Floor Chair for Gaming or Reading | Thick Floor Cushion with Back Support | Comfy Chair for Kids | Eggplant

The Adjustable Memory Foam Chair is a fabulous present for a gamer who plays on the floor or on a couch. We are showing this chair in eggplant, but it also comes in blue, brown, gray, and orange. The chair is 41.25 inches by 6 inches by 21.25 inches and only weighs 1.9 ounces. The maximum weight it can hold is 175 pounds.

This is a memory foam billow that is designed to conform to the user’s body. It can be adjusted in 14 different positions, which will allow the gamer to sit at 90 degrees or lie flat when using their pillow for comfort. It can also be laid flat and stored in the closet or under a bed for quick storage when not in use.

High Back Gaming Chair

BestOffice High-Back Gaming Chair PC Office Chair Computer Racing Chair PU Desk Task Chair Ergonomic Executive Swivel Rolling Chair with Lumbar Support for Back Pain Women, Men,White

If the gamer you are shopping for does not already own a High Back Gaming Chair, this would be the perfect present. We are showing this chair in white, but it is also available in black, blue, gray, pink, red, and camo. It is made of PU leather, thickly cushioned for maximum comfort whether they are only gaming for a few minutes or for many hours.

This chair is easy to set up, so they will be using it in no time. Of course, this chair is built with gamers in mind, but it can also be used as an office chair. It supports up to 250 pounds of weight and is made with commercial-grade components. It also has adjustable lumbar support and a headrest pillow to protect the person who is using this chair’s neck and spine. You can also recline from 90 degrees to 135 degrees.

Green Screen Chair Attachment

Another good product to get a gamer, especially if you are gifting a gaming chair or already has one, is a Green Screen Attachment. Many gamers eventually get into streaming. A blue screen attachment is a great way to make sure the focus is only on them and not other items in the room they are in. Sometimes, people also buy this as a safety feature. They do not want anything in their room, home, or view outside to help people identify exactly where they live.

A green screen will also help make the streaming video appear more professional. This blue screen has 2 layers of cloth to assist in making it lightproof. It is also two sides, blue on one side and green on the other. Even if they do not have a specific chair to attach this to, they can also hang it on the wall behind them.

It can also be removed and folded for easy storage or transportation.

Galaxy Projector

Galaxy Projector Star Projector, Christmas Room Decor Light for Kids and Adults, Smart Night Light for Bedroom with Bluetooth Speaker, APP Control, Remote Control

The Galaxy Projector is a fun present to give to someone to use in their gaming environment. Many gamers prefer not to game in harsh yellow lights, and they are looking for a way to add some mood lighting or something just a little bit different to their atmosphere. This projector is perfect for that! The projector is quiet, so it will not interfere with the gaming experience. It comes with remote control for them to choose the ideal setting.

Airpods Pro Charging Case

elago AW5 Compatible with AirPods Pro Case, Classic Handheld Game Console Design Case with Keychain, Durable Silicone Construction, MagSafe Compatible [US Patent Registered] [Black]

The Airpods Pro Charging Case is a lovely decorative present for anyone who loves gaming. Still, it does not currently need any new gaming accessories. This is a wireless charging case that is compatible with Airpods Pro. It has a retro design that looks like the classic NES Wired Controller that many people grew up with. 

The case is black, and it is made of flexible silicone, which is impact-resistant. If you do not think they would like black, it also comes in sand pink, and light gray – just like the original Nintendo controller.

Tetris Night Light

The Tetris Night Light is a unique and cool present for any gamer, especially someone who enjoys retro gaming. This is a really fantastic and exciting present as it comes with 7 different interlocking pieces. It can be used as a desk lamp or a nightlight. 

This light is powered by LED Lights – it is colorful, and the actual design can be changed repeatedly based on how the user wants to stack these lights together. 

Paused My Game T-Shirt

Ann Arbor T-shirt Co. I Paused My Game to Be Here | Funny Video Gamer Gaming Player Humor Joke for Men Women T-Shirt-(Adult,L) Sport Grey

The Paused My Game T-Shirt is a cute gamer t-shirt that anyone who loves games will love. The shirt itself is gray with black lettering. It is a unisex shirt which comes in sizes from child small to 3x adult. It is made in the USA and uses midweight cloth. This means it is not too thin to be see-through, but it is not too thick to feel uncomfortable. It is pre-shrunk, but if you are unsure of what size to buy, I will recommend going one size up just to be on the safe side.

My Perfect Day T-Shirt

My Perfect Day

The My Perfect Day T-Shirt is another really nice gaming shirt to give as a present. This one has a lot more today, and it is far more colorful. So if the person you are shopping for likes bold and bright things or this is just more of what they would buy for themselves, this could be an excellent shirt for them. 

There are many different sizes available. First, you would choose whether you want Men, Women, or Youth and then select the size from there. The shirt says, “My Perfect Day. 1. Wake Up. 2. Play Video Games. 3. Eat breakfast. 4. Play Video Games. 5. Eat Lunch. 6. Play Video Games. 7. Eat Dinner. 8. Play Video Games. 9. Sleep.

I Went Outside Once T-Shirt

Ann Arbor T-shirt Co. I Went Outside Once, Graphics Weren't That Good | Funny Video Gamer Joke Men's Tee - Adult, X-Large, Sport Grey

The I Went Outside Once T-Shirt is a funny shirt for the modern gamer. It is funny because of how rich and complex graphics have become in the newer consoles. Of course, older gamers could enjoy this t-shirt as well. They went through all the different types of graphics over time, and now they probably only see the overly realistic graphics unless they prefer retro gaming.

This is a gray unisex shirt made in the USA and available in sizes from small to 3X. It is made with soft fabrics and high-quality inks for printing.

A Day Without Video Games T-Shirt

A Day Without Video Games Is Like Funny Gamers With Consol T-Shirt

The A Day Without Video Games T-Shirt is another funny shirt that most gamers would love. This shirt says, “A Day Without Video Games Is Like…Just Kidding, I Have No Idea.”

We are showing this t-shirt in black, but it also comes in navy, asphalt, royal blue, brown, olive, dark heather, and heather blue. This shirt is made for Youth, Men, and Women with different size choices for each of these categories. 

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