Looking for a thoughtful gift for someone special in your life? If this person is a gamer, you will find that buying a video game is a great option and there are many fantastic Nintendo Games available now or later in 2022 that are sure to be warmly appreciated. You can then complete the gift experience with a personalized card that they are sure to appreciate.
So, what are a few of the best gift ideas for a gamer in 2022?
1. Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga
Combining two of the most-loved cultural trends turned out to be a masterstroke and the new Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga is another thrilling addition to the series. Released on April 5th, this allows you to play through all nine Star Wars movies with an incredible open-world environment to explore.
2. Nintendo Switch Sports
Wii Sports transformed the gaming industry back in the day and Nintendo Switch Sports is arriving to revive this and bring the fun back into gameplay. Scheduled for a 29th of April release, you can play all the classic sports as well as some new activities and features to check out.
3. PACMAN Museum +
There is a very good reason why PACMAN has remained so popular throughout video game history and the new PACMAN Museum + celebrates this rich history by collecting over 40 years of games into one collection in a modernized, 3D version of the game. It is scheduled for a May 27th release – check out the trailer here
4. Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout
PC and PS4 users have been raving about Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout since 2020 and it is now finally getting a Nintendo Switch release sometime this year (it has already been delayed multiple times). This, and Among Us, became hugely popular during lockdown with people playing together online, plus YouTube and Twitch streams took off with popular streamers like The Sidemen, DanTDM and Mr. Beast. This is a gigantic multiplayer battle Royale obstacle course with up to 60 people playing at the same time until there is just one remaining – expect chaos!
5. Mario and Rabbids Spark of Hope
Scheduled for a 2022 release, this highly anticipated crossover is a turn-based strategy game that allows you to embark on a galactic adventure through multiple planets to defeat an evil force.
6. Companion Collection (Switch eShop)
Portal 1 and Portal 2 are coming to Nintendo Switch this year and will put your mind to the test with physical puzzles and challenges to solve. The series has become hugely popular thanks to its dark humor, groundbreaking gameplay, and impressive environments.
You cannot go wrong with any of these games as gifts for a Nintendo gamer and they are all sure to be warmly received and provide many fun hours of gameplay.