15+ Best Gifts for Gamers 2018
All products are tested and recommended by Gamers.
An educative non-fiction book for improving mindset in e-sports ($15)
Competitive gaming and eSports among youths became a major theme these days. For a professional gamer, having the best strategy or belonging to a team with the best skills are sometimes not enough for success. Real life tournaments are tougher than we can imagine.
The Invisible Game covers the necessary mental development of eSport players. The book helps to prepare the players’ minds for the challenges, both on the map and in real life.
Non-fiction book about the history of e-sports ($17)
Esports is one of the fastest growing—and most cutthroat—industries in the world. A confluence of technology, culture, and determination has made this possible. Players around the world compete for millions of dollars in prize money, and companies like Amazon, Coca Cola, and Intel have invested billions. Esports are now regularly played live on national TV. Hundreds of people have dedicated their lives to gaming, sacrificing their education, relationships, and even their bodies to compete, committing themselves with the same fervor of any professional athlete. In Good Luck Have Fun, author Roland Li talks to some of the biggest names in the business and explores the players, companies, and games that have made it to the new major leagues.
Ready Player One (Book)
In the year 2045, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he’s jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wade’s devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this world’s digital confines—puzzles that are based on their creator’s obsession with the pop culture of decades past and that promise massive power and fortune to whoever can unlock them.
Gaming equipment ($27)
Micro-woven cloth surface
High thread count for improved mouse tracking
Gaming equipment ($30)
Best in class sensor
Six programmable buttons
Customizable CPI up to 4000
30 million click switches
16.8 million color RGB illumination
Gaming equipment ($49)
Perfectly designed to fit snugly under your palm, the ergonomic shape of the Razer DeathAdder Chroma gives gamers the most comfortable gaming experience ever, especially during the most testing of battles.
The Razer DeathAdder Chroma is equipped with a 10,000dpi optical sensor. It is capable of mouse movement speeds of up to 200 inches per second and 50g acceleration.
Gaming equipment ($55)
Ergonomically-designed for all right-handed grip types – ideal for FPS games
Exclusive socket design for easy switch upgrades; includes 2 additional Japanese-made Omron switches
Separate left and right buttons; with 2 specially-engineered, programmable ‘slide-to-press’ buttons
Detachable cable and ROG travel pouch for storage and transport
Built-in flash memory to save your favorite profile
Exclusive ROG Armory interface where you can program buttons, performance settings, lighting effects, and surface calibration
Gaming equipment ($98)
USB Audio Sound Card with 7.1 Virtual Surround Sound
Noise Cancelling Microphone via Inline Sound Card
Echo Cancelling via Inline Sound Card
Memory foam ear pads with extra set of Velour ear pads and Detachable Microphone
Compatibility – USB 7.1 Connectivity for PC & Mac. Stereo compatible with PS4, Xbox One (Xbox One Stereo Adapter Required, not included)
Up to $100
Gaming equipment ($170)
Designed specifically for gaming, Razer Mechanical Switches actuate at an optimal distance, giving you speed and responsiveness like never before
Life span of up to 80 million key strokes
The Razer BlackWidow Chroma V2 features individually programmable backlit keys with 16.8 million color options, all easily set through Razer Synapse
Never miss a single key, or ten for that matter. With built-in anti-ghosting technology, the Razer BlackWidow Chroma V2 lets you perfectly execute up to ten commands at the same time, every time
Game console ($300)
In addition to providing single and multiplayer thrills at home, the Nintendo Switch system also enables gamers to play the same title wherever, whenever and with whomever they choose. The mobility of a handheld is now added to the power of a home gaming system to enable unprecedented new video game play styles.
Gaming equipment ($340)
Ultra smooth action with 144Hz rapid refresh rate and 1ms (GTG) response time.
Screen Size – 24 inches
Screen Resolution – 1920 x 1080
Built-in 2W stereo speakers for an immersive home entertainment experience
Game console ($500)
Play on the world’s most powerful console. Experience 40% more power than any other console
Games play better on Xbox One X. 6 teraflops of graphical processing power and a 4K Blu-ray player provides more immersive gaming and entertainment
Gaming laptop with touch screen ($950)
15.6″ Full HD Widescreen 10-point multitouch screen for hands-on control LED backlight Touchscreen (1920 x 1080) Display, NVIDIA GeForce 940MX graphics with 2GB
Intel Core i7-7500U 2.7GHz Dual-Core processor, 16GB DDR4 SDRAM 2133 megahertz , 256GB SSD + 2TB HDD 5400RPM
3 x USB 3.0, 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x Headphone/microphone combo jack, 1 x HDMI, 360° flip-and-fold design
Backlit Keyboard, 802.11ac, Stereo speakers, Media Reader: Supports SD, SDHC and SDXC memory card formats, Bluetooth, Cloud support, Webcam
Windows 10, 0.9″ Thin, 5.07lbs Weight, Battery: 4-Cell Lithium-Ion, Color: Black