The holiday shopping season is upon us, and if you know someone looking for that special Nintendo gift this year, we’ve put together this guide to help you make an informed decision on the best Nintendo gifts of 2018.
Nintendo Switch: Fortnite – Double Helix Bundle
Fortnite is easily the biggest thing in gaming right now. Statistically, it’s extremely likely you know a Fortnite fan, so this Fortnite Double Helix Switch bundle is a great gift. It’s also a good deal, since you get the cool Fortnite gear for free.
This GameStop exclusive bundle comes with a Diablo-themed Switch dock, carrying case, and of course, the game itself.
Oh right, that little game. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is likely going to be the hottest game of the 2018 holiday season, and the Switch bundle is available right now. There’s a game download inside, so your gift recipient can start smashing.
The mini Super NES loaded with classic games is finally easy to buy, and this makes a great gift for retro fans, Nintendo fans, or fans of slightly smaller versions of older technology.
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Best Nintendo Game Gifts
Pokemon finally comes to Switch in Pokemon: Let’s Go, and this bundle makes a great gift because it includes the game and the Poke Ball Plus controller for Nintendo Switch.
If you’re looking for a gift to stretch someone’s time-to-enjoyment ratio, Octopath Traveler is a deep JRPG with at least 40 hours of gameplay and an awesome battle system. Top it all off with a gorgeous art style and this is a great Nintendo gift.
Here’s another great JRPG gift to consider giving this holiday season. This one comes with a tank, which few gifts can claim.
Even more of the best Nintendo game gifts:
Best Nintendo Switch Accessory Gifts
Let someone take their Switch with them in style with this PowerA Everywhere messenger bag. This bag makes a perfect Nintendo gift because there’s space inside for an entire Switch set up, including the dock and AC adapter.
Give the gift of peace of mind with the amFilm tempered glass screen protector. This is one of the best Nintendo Switch screen protectors, period, so it shows someone you care.
Even more gifts to protect a Nintendo Switch:
Not only is the Nintendo Switch Pro controller the best controller for Nintendo Switch, it’s one of the best controllers of all time. That makes it an obvious best Nintendo gift, too.
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Best Nintendo Book and Collectible Gifts
The Good Smile Company is so named because its products are so adorable and detailed, it’s impossible not to smile when looking at them. I mean, just check out that horse!
Even more great collectible and Nintendo book gift ideas: