The Coolest Gaming Gifts You Can Get Yourself (Because Why Not?)


Gamers, you know that receiving gaming-related Christmas gifts from other people can be a major hit or miss. First, there are many factors to consider when picking a product (like specs, device compatibility, and offered features) which can be overwhelming for people who aren’t tech-savvy or updated with the latest gaming news. There’s also a chance that they’ll give you an item you already have in your vast gaming collection, especially if they don’t have a wishlist from you for their reference. 

Ultimately, the surest way for you to unwrap a gaming gift that you truly, actually, really want is pretty simple: Buy one for yourself as a self-care treat and a pat on your back for being on Santa’s “nice” list this year. Check out these 6 great gaming gifts you should add to your cart for yourself now—because you deserve them as a Christmas treat. 

A cool console to try

Nintendo Switch Console Mario Red & Blue Edition

It’s never too late to get yourself a Nintendo Switch and experience the smooth and immersive experience it offers for a wide variety of games. Its versatile setup lets you dock it as a home console or use it as a portable device, while its long-lasting battery and expandable storage allow you hours of uninterrupted gaming. 

If you’re a fan of the Super Mario video game franchise, you’d also enjoy the Mario-inspired design of this Nintendo Switch Console Mario Red & Blue Edition. Reminiscent of the video game character’s signature colors, the Nintendo Switch Console, Joy-Con controllers, and the Nintendo Switch dock are painted in a bold red hue while the Joy-Con grip and Joy-Con wrist straps have a solid blue design. This bundle also includes a Mario red & blue edition carrying case adorned with Super Mario iconography. 

From an original price of P25,450, you can now get the Nintendo Switch Console Mario Red & Blue Edition (Includes Carrying Case) [MDE] with Free Lazytech Starter kit at 39% off for only P15,495.

New games to play

Switch Moving Out [US] - Nintendo Switch

If you already have a Nintendo Switch, the next best Christmas gift that you can give yourself is a new set of games that you can play during the holiday break. Those who enjoy simulator games that encourage strategy and creativity should consider the Switch Moving Out game, which lets you experience being a newly-certified Furniture Arrangement and Relocation Technician in a fun adventure game with colorful characters. In this game, you need to take on moving jobs across the town of Packmore and rank up your reputation with every successful mission.

Get the Switch Moving Out [US] game for Nintendo Switch now for only P995. That’s 23% off its original price of P1,295!

Sniper Elite V2 Remastered - Nintendo Switch

No other video game can give you a better adrenaline rush than a third-person shooter game like Sniper Elite V2 Remastered. Every shot counts in this action-packed tactical stealth game, so make sure you achieve your mission and bring down all enemies in the seven game modes you can compete in. 

If you enjoy shooter games better when playing with a group, then we’ve got good news for you: Sniper Elite V2 Remastered lets you face battles with up to 16 players online or team up with a friend for four thrilling co-op modes. Buy the Sniper Elite V2 Remastered game now for your Nintendo Switch while it’s at 43% off for only P1,695 (from an original price of P2,995).

Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu - Nintendo Switch [Asia]

Here’s a childhood favorite that should never be missing from your roster of Nintendo Switch games: the Pokémon series. Whether you’re a Pokémon newbie or a veteran Trainer, you will enjoy the immersive experience of playing this classic RPG on the Nintendo Switch console. Aside from teaming up with Pikachu to catch and collect Pokémon, you can also build your skills with exciting battles against other Trainers, Gym Leaders, and even the sinister Team Rocket in this fun adventure game.

Unleash your inner Pokemon trainer now with the Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu game for Nintendo Switch - Asia. From an original price of P3,195, you can get it now at 22% off for only P2,495.

Fortnite Anime Legends - Nintendo Switch 

Since its release in 2017, the online video game Fortnite has been raking in awards and enjoying worldwide popularity among players of all ages. One of its fun and must-try versions is Fortnite Anime Legends, which is a free-to-play Battle Royale game with numerous game modes that every type of game player can enjoy. Aside from creating and battling with your friends in multiplayer mode, you can also explore concerts and live events in this exhilarating game. 

Enjoy 10 new Fortnite items in this pack—including outfits for fan-favorite characters, back blings, pickaxes, and an emote that can help level up your gaming experience. Get 53% off now on the Fortnite Anime Legends game for Nintendo Switch, which is available for only P950 from an original price of P2,000.

Devil May Cry 5 - Xbox Series X [HK]

Are you ready for a thrilling action adventure? If you own an Xbox Series X console, get the Devil May Cry 5 video game now and embark on a journey with the warrior trio Dante, Nero, and the new playable character, V, as they try to save the human world from destruction under the Demon King Urizen’s hands. To do this, you must fill in their shoes and fight enemies using a variety of attacks and weapons, go on missions, and enjoy an exciting plot enhanced by new features and modes that utilize the capabilities of Xbox Series X. 

Experience super-smooth gameplay with the action-adventure game’s new high frame-rate mode while basking in the beauty of its already near-photorealistic world made possible by the next-generation graphics technology, Ray-tracing support. From an original price of P2,395, you can get the Devil May Cry 5 game for Xbox Series X - [HK] now at 27% off for only P1,750.

Make Christmas merrier with awesome gaming gifts that you can get for yourself at GameXtreme in SM City San Lazaro, SM City Dasmarinas, SM Southmall, SM City Sucat, SM City North Edsa, SM City Fairview, and SM City Bacoor via the SM Malls Online app. Hurry, because these discounted prices are available until December 31 only!

To enjoy more savings on your gaming gear, don’t forget to use the following voucher codes upon checkout: FREESHIPPING on in-app purchases worth at least P500 and SMO200OFF on in-app purchases worth at least P1,000.

For more exciting deals and discounts, visit SM Deals or download the SM Malls Online app!