Gifts for Gamers

If you’re undecided about the gifts for gamers in your circle, then check out our gamer gift reviews. We hunt for the best gifts for gamers so that you don’t have to. Get detailed opinions on games and gaming accessories and pick the ideal gift for yourself or your friend. Check out our reviews of gaming headsets by brands such as Logitech, Kingston, Turtle Beach, etc and find out which ones offer the best mix of features such as noise cancellation, connectivity options, operating systems supported and cost.

Latest Gamer Gift Reviews

Hoverkraft Improves Board Games By Adding Magnets

Hoverkraft Improves Board Games By Adding Magnets

Board games are always useful to have in the house, but they can also be a little flat. As in, dimensionally; they don’t call them board games for nothing. So ThinkGeek, the ever reliable purveyors of nerd toys, wound up solving that, with a board game of their own design.…
The Internet Arcade: Play 900+ Classic Arcade Games

The Internet Arcade: Play 900+ Classic Arcade Games

If you’re an emulator junkie like me, you already know that installing MAME and finding working ROMs of your favorite classic arcade games is a chore. But now, thanks to the fine folks at the Internet Archive, you’re able to play over 900 classic arcade games right from your browser.…
KOR-FX Haptic Vest Puts You In The Game

KOR-FX Haptic Vest Puts You In The Game

You’ve probably experienced this at some point while gaming: The thought that, somehow, the game could be improved if you strapped a bunch of vibrating devices to your chest. All right, perhaps that’s just us, but the KOR-FX Haptic Vest wants to make your gaming even more immersive. Feedback and…
Oculus Rift VR Crystal Cove Prototype Hands On

Oculus Rift VR Crystal Cove Prototype Hands On

First off, I’m not a hard core gamer. But that didn’t stop me from eagerly anticipating my hands on with the Oculus Rift’s Crystal Cove prototype.  New to this iteration – Oculus has only released a Dev kit to date – is the inclusion of OLED screens and a body…
Clue Luxury Edition Brings Mr. Boddy’s Mansion To Life

Clue Luxury Edition Brings Mr. Boddy’s Mansion To Life

There are people who casually enjoy board games. And then there are people who get really, really into it. It probably doesn’t take a detective to figure out who the Clue Luxury Edition is for, but it’s a gorgeous piece of work. Boddy of Evidence First of all, yes, this…
Walk By Scrabble Board Gives Players With No Time More

Walk By Scrabble Board Gives Players With No Time More

Finding time in your day to sit down with family members is tough enough in this ever demanding world.  So it stands to reason that you’ll likely never have time to plop yourself in front of a game of the classic Scrabble.  Unless of course the power goes out and…
Custom Whac-A-Mole Game Can be Outfitted with Your X-Girlfriend’s Head, Includes Remote Controlled Doors

Custom Whac-A-Mole Game Can be Outfitted with Your X-Girlfriend’s Head, Includes Remote Controlled Doors

While I’d be hard pressed to spend $35,000 on this Whac-A-Mole game – yes, that is the actual asking price – there is no disputing its awesomeness. With the doors closed, the Whac-A-Mole Game looks like an everyday bookshelf cabinet.  But with the push of a button, a on remote no less,…
This Full Immersion Racing Sim Can be Yours For $65,000 (video)

This Full Immersion Racing Sim Can be Yours For $65,000 (video)

Got $65,000 to kick around?  If so you can be the proud owner of this racing simulator from Hammacher (which we first saw last year here). Beyond packing a 7-million pixel screen that wraps half way around the driver to display the window net, side mirrors, and passing cars – this…
Oculus Rift VR Simulator Great For Adult Games

Oculus Rift VR Simulator Great For Adult Games

Virtual Reality is the next big thing in gaming and the Oculus Rift VR Simulator headset is one of the first devices that provides users such an experience. Now the porn industry might be jumping on the bandwagon, with Jeroen Van den Bosh and his startup studio claiming to be…
Full-Size Racing Car Simulator Provides Ultimate Gaming Experience

Full-Size Racing Car Simulator Provides Ultimate Gaming Experience

For those who can’t get enough of the car racing arcades comes this full-size racing car simulator that’s currently being sold at Costco UK for about $118,659 (current exchange rate). But it’s worth every penny, with the price including delivery, set up and even training. Plus, you can also order…
Jenga Boom Explodes Like Dynamite

Jenga Boom Explodes Like Dynamite

I’m a total sucker for old school board games with a fresh new spin.  Case in point Monopoly Live or Battleship Live.  And now you can add Jenga, or in this case Jenga Boom to the list. Jenga Boom isn’t exactly a board game, but as far as I’m concerned…
Canon MREAL Mixed Reality Headset

Canon MREAL Mixed Reality Headset

Canon’s Mixed Reality MREAL headset will be hitting retailers on March 1, 2013 for the pretty steep price of $125,000. The MREAL System for Mixed Reality generates video of one’s surroundings using a pair of cameras positioned in front of the user’s eyes, which is then combined with computer-generated graphics.…
Ultimate Batman Chess Set Includes 50 LEDs, Batman, Joker and More

Ultimate Batman Chess Set Includes 50 LEDs, Batman, Joker and More

Normally I’d glaze over yet another chess set that celebrates a pop culture icon.  But this chess set is the exception to the rule thanks to its uncanny detail as well as features, which are sure to make it a collector’s item amongst the Batman crazed. At $795 it’s a…
This Restoration Foosball Table is $4,000, Will Probably Survive a Nuclear Attack

This Restoration Foosball Table is $4,000, Will Probably Survive a Nuclear Attack

This holiday you could treat your kids with a Foosball table that might last the better part of the winter.  That is assuming of course your rugrats are sugar crazed maniacs who have a tendency to destroy all toys, boards games, and anything fragile in your their path.  Or you…
Super Mario Bros. “Hungry-Hungry Hippos” Board Game (pics/video)

Super Mario Bros. “Hungry-Hungry Hippos” Board Game (pics/video)

Hungry Hungry Hippos, otherwise known as Triple H, not of WWE fame, is an iconic game that screams childhood memories.  Each player is provided a select number of marbles and can eject them into the chow pit where upon players must eat as many as possible.  Those with the most…

Your Gamer Gift Guide

Gamer gift ideas don’t necessarily have to be geeky. You can choose gamer gifts from gamer-themed hoodies, lamps, light switches, and even undergarments. Or, if you want to take your gifting to a whole another level of awesomeness, then you might want to check out our reviews on classic arcade machines, Formula One simulators, or even a gold-plated Xbox One.

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