Bring home the classic arcade action of Pac-Man with this miniature arcade game. This arcade features an authentic and faithful recreation of the original Pac-Man arcade game, complete with decals and gameplay. There’s even mini joysticks and buttons so you can play until your heart’s content without worrying about poppin’ another quarter. Perfect gift for gamers.
Back in the day, everybody played the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. Now Nintendo is releasing a miniature version of the console that is so cute and loveable. While it won’t play the original cartridges your parents have stashed in the garage, it comes preloaded with 21 of the most popular Nintendo games including Super Mario Brothers.
Back in the 1980s, the original Nintendo Entertainment System was one of the most popular systems. Now Nintendo has shrunken the videogame console into a palm sized version that is preloaded with 30 of the most popular Nintendo games. It is a great way for 13 year old girls to relieve the fun of yesteryear.
Retro gaming is all the rage nowadays. Sony announced it will launch a mini PlayStation Classic in time for the holidays. It will come loaded with 20 PS hits titles, including Final Fantasy VII, Tekken 3, an Ridge Racer Type 4 to name a few. All games will be preloaded and the system comes bundled with two wired controllers. Relive the glory days of gaming or experience it for the first time.
With a sturdy metal frame, the Hyper Cloud II headset is the headset that every gamer dreams about. Why? These lightweight headphones are designed to wear for a long time. Compared to other headphones, they feel like a cloud on your head. With a detachable mic and satisfying bass, this headset brings your games to life like never before.
Most of us don’t have time to play games on our TVs. The Nintendo Switch plays games on your TV just like any other console, but it has an interesting twist. When you are on the go, it’s let’s you pick up the tablet from the dock and continue playing anywhere. That means you can play your favorite Nintendo games just about anywhere.
I love anything Nintendo. They make the best games and they have so many games that are just plain fun. I just think it would be really good to have a portable handheld gaming machine for traveling.
If she’s been playing games on the Xbox forever, she will love the Xbox One S. The Xbox One is the only place to play games like Halo 5 and Gears Of War. Plus, Microsoft has announced a new slimmer model that looks super sleek.
At a ridiculous price point, the Xbox One X is designed for the serious gamer in your life that demands the very best in graphical fidelity. While it plays the same games as the Xbox One S, it runs the games in 4K, which means that you will need to invest in a fancy 4K television to make use of this console.
Playstation 4 is the videogame console topping most gift lists. Not only is it a graphics powerhouse, Sony’s console has something for everyone with a healthy mix of software from shooters to more cartoony games. This year Sony has 2 models. The Slim model is designed for 1080P TVs and the Pro model is designed for 4K displays.
Virtual reality is the hottest new thing in gaming. Working with the PS4, the PlayStation VR headset mounts on your head, allowing you to experience games from a completely different perspective. The only problem? It’s expensive. In addition to the headset, you need the Move controllers and camera.
Imagine buillding and owning your own arcade cabinet of Street Fighter II. That’s exactly what you get with this cabinet from Arcade 1Up. Relive the glory days of arcade gaming and engage in classic Street Fighter competition in the pleasure of your home for a fraction of other arcade cabinets. The best part? No quarters are required, so play on! This arcade features 3 games: Street Fighter II: Champion Edition, Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers, and Super Street Fighter II Turbo. Invite your friends over and see who’s the real champ.
If you don’t know what to get your Playstation Gamer, get them a Playstation Store gift card. After redeeming the card by entering the code on the card, your gamer can then buy whatever game that they like from the digital store where Sony frequently runs promotions and discounts. It also means that you don’t need credit card information to make purchases on the store.
If you don’t know what to get your Xbox Gamer, get them an Xbox Store gift card. After redeeming the card by entering the code on the card, your gamer can then buy whatever game that they like from the digital store where Microsoft frequently runs promotions and discounts. It also means that you don’t need credit card information to make purchases on the store.
If you don’t know what to get your Nintendo Gamer, get them a Nintendo eShop Store gift card. After redeeming the card by entering the code on the card, your gamer can then buy whatever game that they like from the digital store where Nintendo frequently runs promotions and discounts. It also means that you don’t need credit card information to make purchases on the store.
Your PlayStation gamer will love you if you get them Playstation Plus. The service gives gamers discounts, online play, and more. The coolest part? Every month, Sony gives away free games as part of the service.
Don’t know what to get the Xbox Gamer in your life? Get them an Xbox Live Gold membership. It gives gamers a ton of cool features including the ability to play online. Our favorite part? Microsoft gives a couple of free games every month for members.
With Xbox Game Pass, your teen can get his game on with hundreds of games to play on Xbox One. This digital code gives you an all-access pass for 6 months. The best part? Play some of the latest games like Sea of Thieves, State of Decay 2, Crackdown 3, Forza, and more! It’s an unbeatable value for the price of a single game.
Nintendo has a new dedicated online service that is for the Nintendo Switch. In order to play against friends, you will need a Nintendo Switch Online Membership. The service launches in September 2018 and also gives you access to a few NES titles every month. The best part? It is way cheaper than the Playstation and Xbox. There is even a family play that supports up to 8 people.
There is nothing that gets you moving like the latest Just Dance game. Girls will get into the groove and their heart pumping with over 40 of the hottest tracks from artists like Bruno Marsr to Sean Paul. The game will have you breaking a sweat as players can even monitor the calories burned during their dance workouts.
If your teenage girl loves to blow stuff up, she will love the latest Call Of Duty game. These games come out every year and each one is just as fun as the last. The latest game puts you in the middle of a zombie infested world. The game is full of non stop violence, action, and intrigue.
Super Mario Party is headed to Nintendo Switch. The game will feature fun mini games and new boards to keep things interesting and competitive. What’s cool? There’s an innovative new system allowing you to pair two Switches to play certain games. The game will feature online play as well as leaderboards. Get your friends together for some great party fun!
Imagine becoming the emodiment of Spider-Man and swinging through New York City as your friendly neighborhood superhero. That’s exactly what Insomniac has delivered with Marvel Spider-Man, exclusive to the PS4. The best part? They’ve nailed the swinging mechanics and it feels so fun to traverse through this open world. The combat feels like Arkham but in a Spidey way. The game features an intriguing, original story, plenty of villains, and more so you bet it will be action-packed and a whole lot of fun to play. Think of it as playing an interactive Spider-Man movie. How cool is that?!
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate feels like a museum designed to celebrate itself. The game boasts every playable character in the series’ history plus a couple new ones for over 65 characters in its roster. Ridley will finally make his way into the game after popular demand and even Snake will be making a return. There will be a mix of old and new levels. Featuring perfect shields, a short hop, and the return of directional air dodges, it’s aiming to be a robust competitive experience. Fans can expect a faster, more technical game than ever.
Red Dead Redemption 2 is an open-world, narrative-driven experience. It’s a prequel set 12 years before the first game. There will be several different versions of the game: Standard, Special, and Ultimate and PlayStation gamers will receive exclusive bonus content not offered on Xbox. The first game featured a multiplayer mode, and this could be the key to keeping players hooked on the game in a similar vein as GTA V. With intense violence, strong language, nudity, strong sexual content, and use of drugs, you decide if he should play.
Set during WWII, there are a ton of changes to make Battlefield V the deepest and most immersive in the series. First, Grand Operations is the successor of the Operations game mode in the original Battlefield. The weapons will feature more predictable behavior so you can learn them easily. You can build structures, fortify, and even destroy buildings. Subclasses will be added, player progression will be much deeper, and there will even be a battle royale mode. The game contains intense violence, blood and gore, and strong language and is only intended for mature players.
While FIFA has never looked better or more realistic, it doesn’t exactly reinvent the wheel. The presentation is solid yet again with dynamic crowds, play-by-play commentary and amazingly rendered stadiums that capture the essence of their real-world counterparts. An authentic UEFA Champions League mode will be featured this year. Although improvements have been made to the gameplay, it still doesn’t accurately capture the subtleties of the game. Nevertheless, it’s still a fun multiplayer game and I’d love playing a pickup game any day.
The latest Mario game might be the most charming game of the year. This time around Mario is going on an Odyssey around the world with a Spaceship. In the game, Mario obtains a special hat that allows him to become enemies by throwing it at them. Throw Mario’s hat on a Goomba and you turn into one. Throw it on a dinosaur and you become one. Part of the fun is turning into the right enemy to collect the power moons that power Mario’s spaceship.
Pokémon is one of the most popular properties. There are trading cards, movies, TV shows, and video games. Now Pokémon is coming to the Nintendo Switch. There are actually two different versions: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Let’s Go Eevee! Taking a cue from Pokémon Go, the game makes players flick the joystick at the monsters. There is even a Poke Ball coming. Will you be able to catch them all?
Captain Toad is a Mario spinoff game starting Captain Toad. Because Toad can’t jump, this is a very different game from the Mario series. Each level is a puzzle area where players must locate all the gold stars. Players will have to spin the camera around to search the world’s nooks and crannies for secrets. It’s a relaxing and fun experience that offers something different than Mario. This little puzzle game is perfectly suited for the Nintendo Switch or Nintendo 3DS.
Nintendo has created its most ambitious Zelda game to date. While the game still follows in the same lineage as the previous Zelda game, Nintendo has crafted one of the best worlds in a video game. The biggest change? The game now features a massive open world that offers freedom like never before. You are no longer tied to doing things in a certain order and can approach things how you choose. You cook, solve puzzles, and take down baddies as your try to restore peace to Hyrule. It’s a game that is impossible not to get lost in.
In Mario Kart 8, players race around tracks throwing bananas, red turtles, and green turtles at each other to win the race. Based on the previous games in the series, Nintendo has made several improvements to the game including more tracks and a new battle mode. It is now probably the most fun you could have with a Mario Kart game.
Splat! In Splatoon 2, players attempt to mark their territory by spraying slime everywhere. With colors straight out of a Nickelodeon cartoon, this is Nintendo’s version of a family friendly shooter. There is a fun single player story mode that helps teach you the basics of the game, but this game is really meant to be played online with others.
Cooking in a videogame? Overcooked 2 is like a super version of Overcooked with more kitchens, chefs, recipes, and new mechanics. Now you can even throw raw ingredients and there are more dynamic levels to make things more interesting. Get a bunch of friends together and it is a recipe for multiplayer fun.
While it is a few years old, Minecraft is still a phenomenon. There is no right way to play the game. It’s like an open box of Legos, giving you the freedom to use your creativity. You can build anything you want from huge towns to tall sky scrapers. The only limit is your imagination.