Looking for the perfect gift for someone special this holiday season, or perhaps for yourself? It’s a great year to buy video games. Many exciting new games have already been released, and more will be released soon. Let’s take a look at some of the best video game gift ideas for this year’s holiday season.
Best Video Game Gift Ideas for the Holidays 2022
1. NBA 2K23
Any die-hard basketball fan will be thrilled to experience the most realistic entry to the NBA 2K series to date. NBA 2K23 is available now on all major platforms and features the return of The Jordan Challenge along with seasons filled with new challenges, rewards, and music.
2. Marvel’s Midnight Suns
Play as a customizable hero in Marvel’s Midnight Suns, leading a team of superheroes to battle Lilith, the Mother of Demons, and the Elder God Chthon. This game features an exciting and unique combination of RPG and card-based tactical game mechanics. It releases on current-gen platforms on December 2n/a2022, and will also be available on previous generation platforms.
3. PGA Tour 2K23
Indulge the golf fan in your life with a copy of PGA Tour 2K23. The latest installment in the PGA 2K series features a host of playable pros and licensed courses, plus an optional 3-click swing mechanic. This game is available to buy now on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One and PC.
4. New Tales from the Borderlands
Fans of the Borderlands series will want to grab New Tales from the Borderlands, out October 21st, 2022 for all major platforms. This game is the sequel to Tales from the Borderlands: A Telltale Games Series. This time around, however, Gearbox Studio Quebec developed the game. Once again, players will find themselves making choices that lead to a thrilling sci-fi tale.
The Quarry is another exciting choice-focused game to consider this holiday season that’s perfect for the horror fan in your life. As a cooperative game for up to eight players, it’s also a great gift to buy for your whole family. This game has been billed as a spiritual successor to 2015’s title Until Dawn and challenges players to survive the dangers of Hackett’s Quarry. This game features big Hollywood stars like David Arquette of Screamfame. Get it now on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One or PC.
6. WWE 2K22
The perfect gift for your favorite wrestling fan this season is WWE 2K22, available now on all major platforms. This is a particularly exciting edition of WWE 2K, as the game has received a complete overhaul of graphics, controls, gameplay, and more. It’s the most immersive WWE video game experience yet, and comes with all-new game modes for even more intense wrestling action.
7. The wonders of little Tina
This game is built on the same engine used in Borderlands 3 and takes you into the fantasy realm of a tabletop game led by Tiny Tina, the same character you know and love from the Borderlands series. At any point in the game, Tiny Tina can make changes to the world, leading to an action-packed, chaotic, and unforgettable experience. You can buy it now on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One and PC. Consider grabbing this and New Tales from the Borderlands to make the Borderlands fan in your life even happier this holiday season.
Now you have some great video game gift ideas for 2022 for another gamer, or as a generous gift for yourself. Any of these games will give you many, many hours of fun and enjoyment.