Check out our list of favorite geeky gifts for gamers.
“Well, this may come as a shock to you, but in my game, I'm the bad guy, and I live in the garbage.” - Ralph in Wreck it Ralph
Do you have a hard time finding the perfect gift for a gamer? It is hard to know what games they already have and which ones they don’t. And when you do take a chance on buying a game, they probably won’t like it anyway.
Instead of wasting your time and money on a game, check out these amazing gamer gift ideas. Below are 22 of the best gifts for gamers. And while you are at it, take a look at Etsy's Holiday Shop. You can get all your holiday shopping done in one place.
1. GAMER ROOM DECOR | GAMING ZONE | GAMER ROOM SIGN | GAMER DECOR | GAMING ROOM | GAMER WALL DECOR | GAMER GIRL | GAMER BEDROOM - SKU:GAZO
This sign would be the perfect addition to any game room. You can order it in white, black, or grey PVC. It is made from lightweight material, so you can easily hang it with double-sided adhesive tape.
The game room sign measures 74.8” tall by 22.44" wide. The sign is paintable.
2. BIG INSPIRED BY RETRO ARCADE GAMES WALL DECORATION W/ FOUR GHOSTS RETRO GAMING 80'S 90'S DECORATION ATARI MANCAVE ARCADE TOY WALL ART
Go retro with this incredible Pac Man wall decoration. These arcade game figures are sure to be a hit. You can order just Pac Man and the ghost, or you can get 15 pellets, 2 power pellets, and 1 cherry too.
Each figure is approximately 6” tall and close to 6” across. When put side by side, they measure 2.5’ from left to right. They come with 3m 2-sided tape, so you can attach them to the wall.
3. RETRO GAMING SHELF ORNAMENT OR DESK TOY
These Atari Space Invaders aliens would be the ideal retro gift idea for a gamer that has a desk job. Or they can be used to decorate a shelf. There are 3 sizes of aliens to choose from. And who’s kidding, if you buy one, you know you need the other 2 too.
4. PERSONALIZED 8BIT GAME CARTRIDGE CUTTING BOARD SERVING PLATTER WITH FREE SHIPPING, CUSTOM CUTTING BOARD, NERD WEDDING, GAMER WEDDING
Here is a unique gift idea for a gamer that loves to cook. This retro 8 bit game cartridge can be used as a cutting board, serving platter, or as a display item. There are 2 sizes to choose from and 3 different types of wood.
5. RETRO 8 BIT COLOR MINI WOOD COASTERS WITH FREE SHIPPING - SELECT UP TO 6 PUNNY TITLES, OLD SCHOOL, 8BIT, PIXEL, GAMER, VIDEO GAME
If you are ordering the cutting board, you may consider these 8 bit game cartridge coasters too. They come in sets of 2, 4, or 6. You get to choose from Drunkey Kong, Drunk Hunt, Barley Bros, Pass Out!, Adventure of Drink, Wino Fantasy, and Bubble Bubbly.
The drink coasters feature full color artwork. They are handcrafted in San Diego, CA, from reclaimed wood. Each coaster is sealed with 2 coats of matte poly finish and has felt feet to prevent scratching.
6. SUPER MARIO THWOMP NINTENDO SWITCH INSPIRED RETRO VIDEO GAME
This is a fun collectible piece based on Thwomp for Super Mario 3D World. It is completely colored by a 3D printer which provides a higher quality color that will never fade or chip. The Thwomp figure measures 4" wide x 4.5" tall and 1.75” wide.
7. SUPER MARIO WARP PIPE PLANT AND PEN POT
Add a touch of gaming style to your home office with this Super Mario Warp Pipe Plant and Pen Pot. The 5 9/10-inch tall round ceramic multi-purpose pot is shaped like the Warp Pipe from the Super Mario video game franchise.
8. UK SELLER NINTENDO SUPER MARIO PIRAHNA PLANT SLIPPERS SHOES SOCKS, VIDEO GAME RETRO GAME GIFT MULTIPLE SIZES
These slippers will be a hit for any Mario fan. However, there is a good chance they will never be worn. Just look how cute these slippers are stuffed in the warp pipe.
9. SPACE INVADERS CLASSIC RETRO GAME WALL MOUNTABLE LAMP- LOGO SIGN LIGHT UP BATTERY MAINS POWER USB CHRISTMAS TOY GIFT PRESENT
The Space Invaders lamp can be displayed on a desk or hung on the wall. The light can be powered by a micro-USB power cable (included) or 3 AA batteries (not included). The Space Invaders light measures approximately 8.07" (20.5 cm) high x 8.86" (22.5 cm) wide x 3.11" (7.9 cm) deep.
10. PC GAMING SIGN, PC GAMING LIGHT, GAMING LIGHT, VIDEO GAME DECOR, CUSTOM GAMER TAG, PC, COOL GAMER GIFT, VIDEO GAME WALL ART, GEEKY GIFT
Take the game room to the next level with this personalized gaming light. The super bright light has 12 preset colors to choose from. The gaming light uses a remote control to activate the lights. The custom gamer decor measures 12" wide x 12" high x 1.5" deep.
11. GIFT FOR GAMER - CUSTOM PORTRAIT FROM PHOTO / GEEKY WEDDING GIFTS / GAMER COUPLE GIFT / GEEKY ANNIVERSARY / GAMER GIFTS FOR MEN
This custom Simpsons inspired portrait would make a fun, whimsical gift for a gamer. You can get the portrait made with 1 or 2 characters. It would make the ideal Christmas, birthday, wedding, or anniversary gift.
You will not receive a physical item. Instead, you will get a digital file with a custom Simpsons cartoon style portrait. Once you have the file, you can have the picture printed on a wide variety of items including a poster, canvas, t-shirt, mug, beer glass, or anything else.
12. NINTENDO GAMING CHARACTERS KITCHEN POT HOLDERS - HOT PADS
These pre-quilted potholders picture some of the best Nintendo gaming characters. The potholders are made from poly/cotton blend and are heat-resistant up to 350F degrees. The cute fabric trim is made with 100% licensed cotton.
13. CHOOSE COLOR SUPER MARIO BROS NINTENDO GAME CHARACTER MARIO STYLE MARIO JUMP MARIO WORLD COLOR CHANGING NEW MARIO BROTHERS GIFT FOR GAMER
Here is a piece of Super Mario Bros Mario Wall Art that can be hung inside or outside. There are 19 colors to choose from. You can also choose the 2-color option (front/back).
14. PAC-MAN HANDMADE NEON WALL SIGNS AND MESSAGES PACMAN HANDCRAFTED LED NEON FLASH MESSAGES NEON WALL DECORATION
Are you looking for gifts for gamers with a retro vibe? This neon Pac Man sign would be perfect. The sign is made from flex, unbreakable neon LED strips. The sign measures 7.48 inches (19 cm) high x 21.65 inches (55 cm) wide x 1.18 inches (3 cm) deep.
15. PIXEL GAME STYLE ROOM AREA RUGS PLAYER ROOM GIFT CARPET GAMER GIFTS, GIFTS FOR GAMERS, GIFTS FOR GAMER BOYFRIEND GAMES ROOM DECOR PLAYER
Here is a pixel game style room area rug that will add a fun whimsical style to any gaming room. This gifts for gamers room decor is available in 3 sizes: 24” x 36”, 36” x 60”, and 48” x 72”.
16. ATARI RETRO LED LAMP
I still have an original Atari. It’s crazy how far gaming has come since then. This retro Atari desk lamp is 3D Printed. It is fitted with fully addressable LEDs that are controlled by a remote control. The Atari lamp measures approximately 7.87” (20 cm) high x 7.08” (18 cm) wide, x 1.57" (4 cm) deep.
17. I PAUSED MY GAME TO BE HERE T-SHIRT, GAMER SHIRT, FUNNY GAMING T-SHIRT, MENS WOMEN KIDS, GAMER GIFT, GAMING PRESENT, GIFT FOR HIM
Does your gamer have way too many T-shirts? Then they need one more. They will appreciate this "I paused my game to be here" T-shirt when they get drug away from their game to participate in real life.
18. CHOOSE COLOR FULL COLOR MARIO BOB-OMB INSPIRED FIGURINE NINTENDO 64 SUPER MARIO BOBOMB SUPER MARIO BROS COLOR CHANGING CUSTOM MARIO STYLE
Bob-omb is 3D printed and fully colored. You can choose classic black for the body or one of the 14 other color choices. This Mario 64 bomb measures 5” high x 5.5” wide x 6” deep.
19. LARGE ENGRAVED NINTENDO LOGO VIDEO GAME WALL ART COLLECTABLE
This Nintendo logo sign would make the perfect addition to any game room. The sign is carved from a single piece of 1/4" MDF. It is sealed with enamel paint and sign grade vinyl. The sign measures 4" tall x 16" wide x 1/4" thick. The mini stand is included.
20. CAUTION: ANGRY GAMER | GAME ROOM DECORATION | GIFTS FOR GAMERS | METAL SIGN
We have all been there. Why do we play games that can make us so angry? This angry gamer sign is printed in full color on high quality 0.5mm aluminum. It measures 5.90” (15 cm) high x 7.87” (20 cm) wide.
21. PERSONALIZED GAME CONTROLLER STAND PLAYSTATION CONTROLLER STAND DADDY GIFT GIFTS FOR SON GAME GIFTS
You can order this game controller stand with or without engraving. There are 7 colors to choose from. The stands will help save space and keep the controller and headphones out of harm’s way.
22. GAMER ROOM LED DECOR, GAME NEON SIGN, LED SIGN FOR WALL, LD LIGHTED SIGN, GAME ROOM NEON SIGN
This is an amazing gift for gamers. If your giftee is obsessed with Call of Duty, they will absolutely adore this LED light. The LED sign is available in 3 sizes and 5 colours. You can order the sign with or without lights.