It’s been an incredible year for gaming with new cutting-edge hardware and highly-rated software hitting the shelves nearly every month. So if you’re looking for the best gifts to buy for the gamer in your life, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Of course, so much choice can be a little overwhelming, which is why we’re here to help you pick out the perfect gaming gifts.
From the PS5 Slim to Steam Deck OLED, Meta Quest 3 to Xbox Series S 1TB, there are plenty of big-ticket items that any gamer would love to receive over the holidays. However, if they’ve already got the latest consoles or a top-tier gaming PC, 2023 has seen the release of plenty of must-play games including Marvel’s Spider-Man 2, Super Mario Bros. Wonder and Starfield. Plus, we’ve even picked out a handful of gaming-themed stocking stuffers.
Let us take the hard work out of your holiday shopping this year. Down below you’ll find all the best gifts for gamers in 2023 with options to suit every budget.
Sony's second generation PSVR headset is a huge leap in virtual reality technology. The PSVR 2 pairs with the PS5 to deliver next-gen immersion with sharper visuals and the expertly designed Sense controllers. Setup is also a breeze with just a single cable connected to the console.
The PlayStation Portal is a handheld PS5 accessory that lets you remotely play your console via an 8-inch 1080p LCD display sandwiched in between two halves of a DualSense controller. It's quickly become one of the most in-demand gaming accessory of the whole year, and it's out of stock most of the time.