Not surprisingly for many, 2020 is a great year for gaming.
Not only did we all spend more time in Lockdown than ever before – it also saw the long-awaited release of both the new Xbox Series X and the PlayStation 5 after seven long years.
Whether you are a gaming fan yourself or shopping for enthusiasts in your life – here is this guide to take you in the right direction.
Treating your friend, family member or loved one to the Nintendo Switch is a dream come true and works wonders in getting the full support bubble team into the healthy Mario Kard competition. The new consoles mentioned above will prove that you have got your finger on the pulse and stay up to date with the latest releases, and this will definitely be a treat.
If they were already out on all the consoles they needed, we also collected a revision of games and accessories – the latter of which would enhance their experience with sophisticated headsets or have fun decorating their space and hanging functional chairs and wall hangings.
We choose the best gifts for gamers with consoles, games, accessories and more.
See our designated gift guides here.
Nintendo Switch Console
Don’t miss your old game boy, Nintendo Switch Console is here to solve your gaming blues, whether you are at home or on the go. It can be plugged into the tablet docking station and connected to the TV or instead used as a portable device – with up to nine hours of battery life – to make the journey more enjoyable.
It comes in a variety of fun colors, but we like to grab your attention with the stylish gray. Switches and games like the Mario Kart Brothers owner games mentioned later in this article offer a very family friendly experience, and it is very accessible for less experienced gamers to jump in and have fun. We have a feeling that you will gift yourself for Christmas.
Released globally on November 19th, it doesn’t get much more in the pulse than the gift of this latest device from Sony. Seven years after the introduction of the PS4, it’s the next generation of consoles with super fast load times, built into the 4K Blu-ray player, with realistic radiation tracking that gives backwards capability and real lighting portrayals.
Microsoft Xbox Series X.
For the same price as the PS5, this new release offered by Microsoft may tease PlayStation fans. There are two new consoles; Both the Xbox Series X and the cheaper Xbox Series S have been treated to dramatic updates on previous models.
The former has a soup-up glass that Microsoft has unveiled as the “fastest, most powerful games console” and four times more than the Xbox One X than the Xbox One X. With support for 8K displays and 1TB of internal storage.
Oculus Rift S PC-powered VR gaming headset
Oculus allows you to transform any room into another world of gaming. We all spend more time in our own homes looking at the same four walls than ever before, so why immerse your recipient’s VR-style in their favorite game?
Split improved optics, ergonomics and comfortable design, which will be firm in your head and in touch controls with realistic precision.
Games & Tracking: Super Mario Bros. (Nintendo)
To mark the 35th anniversary of Super Mario Brothers, head back to where you started with this mini handheld console that revisits classic games.
Game & Watch will allow your loved one to play with the original Super Mario Brothers with Lost Levels and Balls with a modern update. It can also act as a control pad and a clock.
Xrocker 2.1 Stereo Audio Head – Mario Edition
Enjoy gaming with the utmost comfort with this paddle game-ready chair adorned with Super Mario Brothers artwork and it will become a statement of their bedroom, gaming room or man cave.
This design comes from Nintendo’s Super Mario series, but it’s perfect for engaging with the best game immersion audio system or their favorite TV show or movie.
Wrapping can be tricky, but a big red ribbon should suffice.
Thrustmaster Ferrari Spider steering wheel for the Xbox One
Do you feel the need for speed? Compatible with the Xbox One, this steering wheel includes them for any race. It comes with adjustable sensitivity, paddle shifters and rubber grips with a wheel fit. Plus it has a Ferrari profile, so a great gift for super car enthusiasts.
In the light of RED5 gaming progress
Upgrade their gaming station with this light. They can run it while in the middle of an epic gaming session so as not to be disturbed. It can be hung or stand free and requires 3x AA batteries.
SteelSeries Arctis 7, Wireless Gaming Headset, DTS Headphone: XV 2.0 Surround for PC and PlayStation 4
For serious gamers, the headset is important – you can look to SteelSeries for a more reliable, rock-solid option. The Arctis 7 features wireless audio, one of the best mics in gaming, and full sound. It also promises comfort throughout the day with breathing to prevent things from sweating.
SteelSeries Arctis 1 wire gaming headset
Builds one more sponge as a low cost alternative, see the Arctis 1 wire model. It can be connected to all platforms, has realistic gaming audio, the same quality mic as above but it has detachable and paddle ears for comfort with steel reinforcements for durability.
Launched in October earlier this year, FIFA’s new remake will be at the top of any player’s wish list. This latest iteration promises a much deeper experience than ever before, where you can really feel the impact of shots and tags with the DualSense controller on the PS5. There are even bigger details with realistic sound and intense upgrades of players ’faces, hair and tools.
Editions of the Xbox Series X, S or PlayStation 5 will be available from December 4 with any purchase in the game on previous models. Sports license offer will give them.
Super Mario 3D All-Stars
Placed on a simple disk, it offers all the Mario games in one place so they can be played like Super Mario 64 and easily blended with the button with Super Mario Sunshine or Mario Galaxy.
Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit
This kit will give them the opportunity to transform their home into the famous Mario Kart tracks. Rainbow Road, DK Mountain and more can create a real life Mario card with the Nintendo Switch. It is fed into the console by the camera in the cart. They can thank AR technology against friends or computer.
The Sims 4 Star Wars: A Journey to the Silk Gameback
Taking Sims to a galaxy is a long way off, confirming this Star Wars cross-hour fun. Whichever side they join – resistance, traitors or first order – is entirely up to them and the familiar scenes like the Millennium Balkan and Oka’s Contina. Opportunity to complete tasks, meet characters and choose their own LightSafe and Droid.
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remaster
The world of Secret County has a major graphical development where the winding roads are ready for racing. The player can create a career with adrenaline generating speed, earn pound, open cars and challenges and the opportunity to play on both sides of the law – whether they are police interceptors with tactical weapons, or racers with counter-attacks right and defensive maneuvers. You can play this alone or with friends.
Star Wars: Forces
As for the Star Wars Superfon in your life, this Scratchs game is sure to be a treat. It follows the original Star Wars story after the events of Return of the Jedi where you take on plays in the 5v5 multiplayer Starfighter battle.
The epic new story takes the player directly to the forefront of the conflict between the New Republic and the Galactic Empire, which can be customized to suit the player’s choice from the alternate perspectives of the pilots on each side.
In this game, the player can become the Ultimate Fighting Champion by starting as an unknown amateur from below and advancing in new career mode. Each fighter can be customized to the fighting style, achievements and personality that the player chooses. There are new environments, Blitz wars and the online World Championship to discover who the UFC is once and for all.
For our friends across the pool, FIFA takes the Madden player to the American football world, where they can pick up a ball and become any player on any team in any order. There are new features and methods in the face of franchise: in virtual NFL history they can become immortal, take control: master with running upgrades and live game books, with X-Factor 2.0 and The Yard arcade-style game to elevate the stars of the new generation.
E.A. Get the Xbox Series X, S or PlayStation 5 version for free from December 4 by purchasing the game on previous models, with the Sports License license.
Creed Valhalla of the Assassin
The 12th installment of the Killer Creed series, Valhalla is the latest drop following the story of an imaginary Viking invasion of Britain in 873 AD. The player takes on the role of Viking Rider Ever as part of an action-adventure game. Customize different searches, tasks, page action and character.
Marvel’s Spider-Man Game of the Year Edition (PS4)
This Spider-Man, one of Marvel’s most famous and widely known superheroes, will be a treat to the comic book fan in your life. Taking on the role of the arachnid-enhanced man, you can sling nets, climb walls and fight villains in unique environments and game situations.