Collectible And Toy Gift Ideas For Gamers In 2022
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In the past, getting your hands on unique and hot collectibles usually meant a trip to a specialist store, but these days, you can easily find some great items at a number of big retail chains. There's no shortage of merchandise for video games, comic books, and movies, and if you're looking to acquire something along those lines for someone on in your life, you can check out GameSpot's recommendations below for quality gifts that are surprisingly affordable. All of the products showcased in this roundup are available at GameStop, so you can buy them online or at your local store if they are in stock.
God of War Kratos Statue
May the Norse be with you! This statue based on the modern incarnation of Kratos features the mighty deity ready to bring his axe down on the rest of your collection.
God of War Atreus statue
Of course, if you're getting to grab a Kratos collectible, you'll need to add his son Atreus to your desk so that you can complete the Dad of Boy collection.
The Legend of Zelda Korok Plush
Relive the wonder of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild with this adorable and huggable Korok. This one has a unique squishy texture and is super soft to touch, and unlike its digital brethren, is easy to find in your room.
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD Zelda and Loftwing Amiibo
Amiibos have been one of the best collectibles for Nintendo Switch games, and with this beautifully detailed Skyward Sword figure, you get a great collectible that makes exploring that game world more convenient (it lets you to instantly fast travel).
The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker Stained Glass Mug
Start your morning with a classy mug of caffeine that celebrates the history of the Hyrule kingdom. This mug features the Wind Waker incarnation of Link, replicated in elegant stained glass art images.
Jakks Pacific Super Mario Bros. Deluxe Mushroom Kingdom Castle Playset
Bring the Mushroom Kingdom home with this charming playset. Not only do you get Princess Peach's stately home, you can also populate that castle with figures of the monarch, Mario, Luigi, and mighty Bowser.
Super Mario Bowser's Deluxe Airship Playset
Equipped with cannons, rotating propeller masts, wheels, and authentic in-game sounds, Bowser's intimidating airship takes off as an adorable collectible.
Marvel Legends Avengers: Endgame Iron Man Nano Gauntlet
You may not be able to snap your fingers and rewrite reality with this Infinity Gauntlet replica, but this nanotech incarnation of the fabled superweapon still looks great, has light-up features, and can easily be worn or displayed.
Marvel Legends Black Panther Mask Replica
Become the ruler and protector of Wakanda with this highly detailed 1:1 scale Black Panther helmet that comes with lighting effects, flip-up/flip-down lenses, and an authentic movie-inspired design.
Bayonetta Bloody Fate Collector's Box
Celebrate the return of Nintendo's favorite witch with this collector's boxset, that includes Bayonetta and Jeane Funko figures, Bayonetta’s Scarborough Fair weapons, an Umbran Watch keychain, and a plush Cheshire.
Funko Box: Deadpool Bucket List
If your shelf needs an injection of regenerating degenerates, this Deadpool boxset will help you out. Inside, you'll find several mystery Funko Deadpools, a keychain, pen, lanyard, and a button of the infamously mouthy merc.
World of Halo 20th Anniversary Boxset
This cute playset lets you relive the iconic Warthog Run from Halo 3 with Master Chief and Arbiter, and has a bunch of extra accessories included.
Marvel Legends: The Amazing Spider-Man and Spinneret 2-pack
Two arachnid-themed heroes in one convenient package! Based on the Renew Your Vows storyline, this collection of figures from Hasbro's Marvel Legends series also throws in extra hands and alternate head-sculpts for Spider-Man and Spinneret.
Spider-Man Tiger Electronic Game
Take a trip back in time to the 1990s with this retro-inspired Tiger Electronics Spider-Man handheld video game. Five stages, 99 floors, of web-swinging action, and a ton of nostalgia in this little stocking-stuffer.
Paladone PlayStation Icons Lamp
Add some light to your home with this PlayStation lamp that features the iconic shapes of the brand. Sleek and featuring three different lighting modes, you can power this via USB or with three AAA batteries.
Paladone Animal Crossing Logo Light
Designed in the shape of the Animal Crossing: New Horizons logo, this 3D light comes with two light modes and plenty of wholesome charm.
Paladone Xbox Achievement Light
Achievement unlocked: You just lit up your room in style. Measuring at roughly 8.5in tall and powered by USB or a trio of AA batteries, this lamp also has three distinct light modes to experiment with.
Palodone Super Mario Acrylic Light
Add some Mario joy to your home with this lovable light. Great for illumination or just a fun display piece, it captures the spirit of Nintendo's favorite mascot perfectly.
CultureFly Xbox Collector's Box
A great little gift set for the Xbox gamer at home, this package includes a bandana, mug, canvas art featuring the iconic Xbox logo, and an exclusive Xbox-branded trucker hat.
SpongeBob SquarePants Handsome Squidward Vinyl Figure
Relive the rise and fall of Handsome Squidward, which recaptures the glory of the SpongeBob icon right before his face got smashed in by a door.
McFarlane Toys Black Adam
The hierarchy of your toy collection is about to change, as Black Adam has arrived. A pocket-sized replica of the hero, this figure comes with two attachable lightning pieces and a base.
Mobile Suit Gundam RX-78-2 Gundam Entry Grade Model Kit
Ever considered getting into gunpla? This entry-level model kit of the Gundam RX-78-2 is a perfect way to get started, as you'll quickly learn the ropes of model-building with this small mech.
Nerf Aliens Pulse Blaster
Possibly the best Nerf blaster ever, this replica of the Colonial Marines weapon from Aliens looks great, has an LCD screen that can keep track of your darts, and broadcasts movie-accurate sounds with each squeeze of the trigger.