If you have a gamer in your life, you know how challenging it can be to find the perfect gift, whether it’s for her birthday, a holiday, or just because. It’s even more difficult if you aren’t completely up to date on the latest game trends. A walk through your local game store can seem completely overwhelming – and forget about shopping online. There are just too many options to pick from. That’s why we’ve put together this list to help you find the perfect gift for your favorite gamer.
How to Choose a Gift for a Gamer
When it comes to picking a gift for the gamer in your life, your first step is to uncover the type of games she likes to play best. Is she into games on her PC or does she prefer the PS5, Xbox, or another game console? Or, maybe she’s into virtual reality or games on her smartphone. Once you narrow down the types of games she likes to play, it can really go a long way in helping you choose the perfect present. For example, if she’s really into classic Nintendo games, choose a set of four Nintendo video game controller prints she can hang up in her game room. Or, maybe she’s really into PC games and you can choose a backlit gaming keyboard to increase her accuracy.
Another scrumptious option is a Nintendo-themed arrangement from Edible Arrangements®. We’ve got it all from dipped strawberries topped with white chocolate sentiments decorated to look like your favorite characters to Rainbow Road-inspired cookie sandwiches.
Top 10 Gifts for Gamers
If you’re looking for a gift for a gamer, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve gathered up ten amazing gifts that any gamer would love to receive:
This arrangement has been inspired by the most iconic course in Mario Kart™ 8 Deluxe. It includes strawberries dipped in semisweet chocolate and topped with colored drizzle, pineapple stars, pineapple coins, honeydew sticks, and more, all artfully arranged in a custom Mario Kart™ container.
This Nintendo-themed gift set has a little bit of everything for a video game lover. It includes sweet pineapple coins, strawberries dipped in semisweet chocolate and topped with white chocolate drizzle, strawberries dipped in white chocolate and topped with crispies, and Rainbow Road-inspired cookie sandwiches.
Made of 100% cotton, this t-shirt features the four iconic controller buttons from PlayStation that Sony trademarked in 1994. It’s the perfect comfy and cozy apparel for the video game lover.
Many gaming chairs can run over $300, but this chair delivers on the ergonomic comfort for far less. It’s wrapped in red leatherette in a sleek shape that leans back from 90 to 170 degrees to suit all your needs.
With soft cushioned, backlit keys, this gaming keyboard features a spill-resistant design to keeps your keyboard safe. Plus, it’s custom-designed for gamers, allowing you to execute up to ten commands at the same time, and it boasts anti-ghosting technology.
This sweatshirt features Animal Crossing’s Redd The Fox along with the iconic phrase, “Seems legit.” It comes in your choice of 31 dynamic colors with the printing in either white or black to match any style.
Choose this tie that features the iconic Pac-Man game board as a way to let everyone at the office know your love of video games. Handmade out of microfiber, it comes in a black background with a multi-colored retro videogame pattern.
We’re all like Snorlax in the morning until we have our coffee. This hand-painted mug features a giant 50-ounce capacity for when you really need a heavy dose of caffeine.
This set of four classic video game controller prints is just what your loved one needs to spice up their home décor. It features controllers from the classic NES, Super Nintendo, Nintendo 64, and Game Cube.
Light up your loved one’s living space with this Pac-Man Ghost Light. It features a color-changing mood light with 16 phasing colors, and a “party mode” that flashes through all the colors rapidly to the beat of whatever music you have playing.
Whether your loved one is into retro games, PC games, virtual reality, or console games, you’re sure to find something on the list for your loved one. You’ll know just where to turn when you’re searching for a gift for the gamer in your life.