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Trust us: We get it. Finding the perfect gifts for gamers is as hard as a final boss battle! Especially because the new PlayStation 5 and Xbox consoles are still impossible to find in stock, even though it's already been over a year since their initial launch. While you usually can't go wrong with gifting a new gadget, if you're looking to switch it up this year and get a gaming-related gift, we're here to help.
From a top-rated gaming headset to the latest Nintendo Switch accessory, a can't-miss video game, to a bunch of nostalgia-inducing collectibles, we've selected the best gift ideas for video game lovers that we vouch for ourselves. Whether you're shopping for your husband, girlfriend, roommate, or best friend, these gifts for gamers are total crowd-pleasers for all of the video game aficionados and perfect for any occasion.
Brandon Carte has been covering technology at BestProducts.com since 2017, where he's been writing about the latest gadgets, appliances, and scouring the internet for the products that make life easier. His reporting has been featured on , Good Housekeeping and USA Today. When he's not researching washing machines or testing robot vacuums, you can find him at concerts, swimming laps, or at the movies. He thinks smartphones are too big, prefers MP3s to Spotify, and misses his iPhone’s headphone jack.
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