Christmas Gift Guide Video Games

Christmas Gift Guide | The Ultimate Video Games to Gift this Christmas + #Giveaway

November 19, 2021

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Christmas will be here very soon, and because of that the added stress and panic of gift buying can start to creep in. The festive period is full of cheer and fun. Time to spend with family and friends and enjoy yourselves. But along with that, you do need to be organised when it comes to buying gifts for your nearest and dearest. So what do you get? It will be Christmas before we know it. 

Gaming has become a big part of people’s lives. It seems that children are getting more involved with gaming as life moves forward in a digital world, as well as tweens, teens, and even adults using gaming as a way to relax at night. This is the perfect gift option for anyone who loves gaming. I have searched the internet to find some of the best video games on offer at the moment. Below I have shared the ultimate video gaming gift options perfect. I have covered different ages so you are bound to find something for the gamer in your life.

Don’t forget to enter the giveaway to have a chance of winning the ultimate video games gift this Christmas. 

Frontier Games to gift this Christmas

Planet Coaster_ Console Edition Video Game

Planet Coaster: Console Edition

Planet Coaster® – the future of coaster park simulation games has arrived! Surprise, delight and thrill incredible crowds as you build your coaster park empire – let your imagination run wild, and share your success with the world.

Available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and PC


Jurassic World_ Evolution Video Game

Jurassic World: Evolution

Place yourself at the heart of the Jurassic franchise and build your own Jurassic World. Bioengineer dinosaurs that think, feel and react intelligently to the world around them and face threats posed by espionage, breakouts and devastating tropical storms in an uncertain world where life always finds a way.

Available on PlayStation4, Xbox and Nintendo Switch


Jurassic World_ Evolution 2 Video Game

Jurassic World: Evolution 2

The much-anticipated sequel to Frontier’s highly successful Jurassic World Evolution. It introduces a compelling, new narrative campaign, incredible new features, and awe-inspiring new dinosaurs brought to life with captivating authenticity.

Together with expanded construction and more customisation options, the result is an even bigger, better and authentic Jurassic World game. For dinosaur lovers and fans of the movies, Jurassic World Evolution 2 is a must-play!

Available on PC, PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4 and Xbox One


RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 Video Game

Rollercoaster Tycoon 3

RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 has been reimagined for the Nintendo Switch, including intuitive new controls designed to help you build the ultimate theme park anytime, anywhere. The PC version on the other hand shows RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 in widescreen for the first time, with full 1080p resolution and increased compatibility for new PC hardware.

Available on Nintendo Switch and PC


Struggling Video Game

Struggling

Struggling is the physics-based co-op platformer where up to two players, control the arms of our fleshy hero, Troy, as he sets out on an outrageous adventure. Outrun ravenous rats, joyride a dirt bike, and vault over pools of unmentionable waste, all on your epic quest to unlock Troy’s full potential.

Available on Nintendo Switch and PC


Elite Dangerous Video Game

Elite Dangerous

Take control of your own starship in a cutthroat galaxy. Elite Dangerous brings gaming’s original open world adventure into the modern generation with a connected galaxy, evolving narrative and the entirety of the Milky Way re-created at its full galactic proportions.

Available on PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 (via backwards compatibility), Xbox One, Xbox Series X (via backwards compatibility)


Lemnis Gate Video Game

Lemnis Gate

A time-warping, turn-based, multiplayer combat strategy FPS. Over five alternating turns taking place in a 25” time-loop, you are called to master the unique abilities of a varied cast of deep-space operatives and outskill, outsmart, and outmanoeuvre your opponent in mind-bending, four-dimensional battles.

For fans of shooters and strategy alike, Lemnis Gate is a game that will keep them entertained long after the festive season is over!

Available on PC, PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4 and Xbox One


Planet Zoo Video Game

Planet Zoo

Build a world for wildlife in Planet Zoo. From the developers of Planet Coaster and Zoo Tycoon comes the ultimate zoo sim, featuring authentic living animals who think, feel and explore the world you create around them.

Experience a globe-trotting campaign or let your imagination run wild in the freedom of Sandbox mode. Create unique habitats and vast landscapes, make big decisions and meaningful choices, and nurture your animals as you construct and manage the world’s wildest zoos.

Available on PC


Mario Kart Live_ Home Circuit Video Game

Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit

Turn your home into a racetrack with this brand new way to experience Mario Kart on Nintendo Switch.

The game invites racers to drive a kart in the real world using familiar Mario Kart controls and see the action from your kart’s on-board camera displayed on your Nintendo Switch screen or TV screen. Watch as your home is transformed into ocean depths, a sandy desert and more! Let your imagination run wild with racetracks and see your home from a new perspective as a Mario Kart race comes to life on your screen.


Skybound Games

Disco Elysium - The Final Cut Video Game

Disco Elysium – The Final Cut

A ground-breaking role-playing game that flipped the entire genre sideways, like a punch to the proverbial gut. You’re a detective with a unique skill system at your disposal and a whole city to carve your path across. Interrogate unforgettable characters, crack murders, or take bribes. Become a hero or an absolute disaster of a human being.

This generously praised narrative title arrives on consoles, allowing so many more players to fall in love with its divisive, gritty and unflinching approach to storytelling. The Collector’s Edition features a premium unfolding box that houses a wealth of cognitive artefacts.

Available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox


Spiritfarer Video Game

Spiritfarer

Spiritfarer is a cosy indie management sim about dying where players take the role of Stella, ferrymaster to the deceased, as she befriends and cares for spirits on their way to the afterlife.

The game has been nominated in multiple categories across The Game Awards 2020, the 2021 BAFTA Game Awards, the 24th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards, the Hugo and Nebula Awards, and is a multi-category winner at the Canadian Game Awards.

Available on PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch


Ori_ The Collection Video Game

Ori: The Collection

Bringing two award-winning games, Ori and the Blind Forest Definitive Edition and Ori and the Will of the Wisps, onto one cartridge for the first time. This must-play collection tells the complete tale of Ori, a young orphan destined for heroics, through a visually stunning action-platformer crafted by Moon Studios.

Experience the hand-painted artwork, meticulously animated character performance, and a fully orchestrated score across two critically acclaimed games.

Available on Nintendo Switch


The Big Con Video Game

The Big Con

Hustle your way across ‘90s America as a runaway teen con artist. Choose how to make your scratch as you don disguises, pickpockets, and rip people off in this comedic crime-filled adventure. Experience the totally rad ’90s in all its plaid and payphone glory!

Available on PC, Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S


Before Your Eyes Video Game

Before Your Eyes

Embark on an emotional first-person narrative adventure where you control the story—and affect its outcomes—with your real-life blinks. With this innovative technique you will fully immerse yourself in a world of memories, both joyous and heartbreaking, as your whole life flashes before your eyes.

Available on PC and Mac


Rainbow Billy Video Game

Rainbow Billy: The Curse of the Leviathan

Rainbow Billy: The Curse of the Leviathan is a creature capture, adventure RPG in 2.5D inspired by modern cartoons in which you must save whimsical creatures by bringing back colour to the world you once knew!

Explore a fantastical universe where you and your friends must unite in order to find your true colours!

Available on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox and Nintendo Switch


Win a Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit!

To help you turn your home into a racetrack, we are lucky enough to have a Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit to giveaway.

PRIZE: Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit

To enter, complete the Gleam widget below, all entries are optional and each one completed will gain you more entries into the random draw.

Nintendo Switch Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit

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