The holiday season is here! From here to the end of the year, there is pretty much always something going on. If you are winding up to give some gifts, we’ve got you covered. Whether you like to be ‘that person’ who gives the coolest tech gifts or you are the ‘cool gamer uncle/aunt,’ there are plenty of great presents to deliver to your friends and family.
Gaming is my absolute favorite, and I’m not alone. Chances are, if you are looking for gifts for someone, they probably dig games to a certain extent. Tech is also virtually omnipresent, and from wearable tech to tablets and headphones, we always have something on us to help us talk to other people, listen to music, books, and podcasts, watch television, movies, or just YouTube.
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The Best Walmart PlayStation Gifts for 2023
For the PlayStation fan in your life, a PlayStation 5 disc edition is the ultimate gift. With resolution potential of over 4K, a Blu-ray player, and visually breathtaking exclusive games, it’s a fantastic console, whether you are playing games, watching your favorite shows, or hanging out with friends.
The PlayStation DualSense Edge controller is another great gift, providing all the haptic feedback, high-definition rumble, and official support with PS5 games, and adding swappable parts, back buttons, and higher build quality. If you need games, Spider-Man 2 is a fantastic option, with the ability to play as both Peter Parker and Miles Morales, the two greatest heroes New York City has to offer.
The Best Walmart Nintendo Gifts for 2023
Nintendo is absolutely crushing it, and has been for ages. The Hori split controller slides right onto your Switch to give you a more immersive, comfortable experience. Perfect for handheld Switch players.
Additionally, Super Mario Bros. Wonder is one of the most creative platformers made in many years. I’m currently on the 5th world and can’t get enough. Give the gift of Mario. Come on.
The Best Walmart Xbox Gifts for 2023
Xbox Series is a fantastic platform, with an unbelievable subscription service through Game Pass, the ability to play a large selection of three generations of games. The Series X console Diablo IV bundle is great, pairing a fantastic console with one of the best, and longest-lasting, games of the year.
Speaking of games, Starfield is another wildly expansive gift, in classic Bethesda fashion. Playing those long hours, exploring new worlds, the Xbox Elite Series 2 Core controller is a great friend. with removable back paddles, swappable sticks and D-pad, you can customize your experience with one of the most premium official controllers that exists.
The Best Walmart Apple Gifts for 2023
If you have lots of love (and money) to give, a tablet is a fantastic option. Whether it’s to help someone communicate more easily, watch their favorite shows, or finally get them to start playing Words With Friends with you, it’s a gift that keeps giving.
Apple AirPods are a fantastic gift, eternally, so you can’t go wrong there, and other Apple wearables like the Apple Watch are a great way to help those you love stay moving with their workout goals.
Other Walmart Gaming and Tech Gifts for 2023
If your audio enthusiast friends prefer a more immersive experience than in-ears can offer, the Beats Studio3 noice cancelling wireless headphones are a fantastic choice, and with the Apple W1 chip, they still seamlessly pair with Apple devices, and the Samsung Galaxy Watch4 is a smart, minimalist Bluetooth watch that doesn’t sacrifice any functionality for its sleek aesthetic.
See More Holiday Gift Ideas for 2023
Want more? Look no further! Well… look a little bit further to the links below, where we have gift guides branching from gadgets and LEGO sets to PlayStation and PC gifts. Presents for the readers in your life, your local dungeon crawling DM, and board game enthusiasts. We’ve got something for everyone on your ‘nice’ list.
Brian Barnett writes reviews, guides, features, & more for IGN & GameSpot. You can get your fix of his antics on YouTube, Twitch, Twitter, Bluesky, & Backloggd, & check out his fantastic video game talk show, The Platformers, on Spotify &Apple Podcasts.