Best Nintendo Switch Gifts (2019)
If you have a Nintendo Switch fan in your life, and you’re in need of a nifty gift, there are plenty of options to give your favorite gamer. From cool accessories to themed merchandise, there is no shortage of awesome things to surprise Nintendo loyalists with whether it’s for their birthday or just because. Let’s take a look at a few thoughtful Nintendo Switch gifts for 2019.
Nintendo Labo Kit 3 Vehicle
DIY meets tech with this family-friendly innovative kit that works with the Nintendo Switch gaming system. After building a car, plane or submarine, the customizable cardboard creations, known as Toy-Con come to life in an exciting way through immersive games and activities for all ages. Players can go through a variety of terrains as they race to the finish, by themselves or with friends in Battle Mode. Or, you can use the Toy-Con car, pedal and key and rev up to play Mario Kart 7 Deluxe game because they’re now compatible with each other. Fun times for all! In fact, any of the other Labo sets make awesome Switch gifts for all ages.
TFY Car Headrest Mount for Nintendo Switch
Now it’s possible to enjoy some gaming action on the next road trip with this convenient, compact and sturdy holder that keeps the Nintendo Switch in place so that passengers can play to their hearts; content. No need to worry about scratching the gaming device with the protective silicone holding nets. The travel accessory also makes it easy to access the buttons and screens, so gamers never have to miss a moment of playtime.
Turtle Beach Battle Buds
Having this on-ear gaming headset will ensure that Nintendo Switch players are heard loud and clear. The accessory, which comes in black, features a high-sensitivity boom mic that is removable as well as an inline mic. Other awesome features include a multifunction in-line controller which makes it easy to play for hours, crystal clear chat capabilities and 10 mm speakers, along with lightweight design. Users have the master volume control, mic mute and multi-function button at their fingertips.
Super Smash Bros: Ultimate
Games themselves make awesome Nintendo Switch gifts. Every owner of the Nintendo Switch needs to have this top-selling, cross-fighting game featuring 103 stages and over 700 music tracks in their collection. Players start with eight popular characters from the original Nintendo 64 game including Mario, Donkey Kong, Link, Samus, Yoshi, Kirby, Fox and Pikachu and go through a series of fun battles they must win in order to unlock other popular Nintendo and other franchise characters such as Zelda, Pichu, Pac-Man and more. If you want to give the gift of endless entertainment, then this is it.
Nintendo Switch Pro Controller
Easy to grip and offering comfort for long game times, this sleek controller is ideal when using the Nintendo Switch on the TV. Features include navigational buttons, two analog sticks, a D-pad, four shoulder buttons and four face buttons as well as HD rumble, built-in amiibo functionality, among others. It also comes with a charging cable compatible with a USB-C to USB-A. Gamers who have used this controller say it is the perfect option especially for playing fighting games.
HORI Switch Compact Stand
Playing games on the Nintendo Switch can now be done at someone’s preferred angle with this handy and compact stand. This product, which is officially licensed by Nintendo, can be easily adjusted to preset angles. The console stays nice and secure thanks to strong rubber grips. Another nice feature is that it is easy to charge while playing thanks to a space for the charging cable to connect. Plus, it is portable so it is easy to take on the go.
Pokémon, “Meet the Group” Fleece Throw Blanket
For gamers, who like to stay nice and warm while playing Pokémon Shield or Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu or any other game for that matter, this soft fleece throw blanket featuring a few of the most popular characters will certainly make the experience that more comfortable.
Paladone The Legend of Zelda Hyrule Ceramic Coffee Mug – Collectors Edition
When playing Nintendo Switch for hours on end, it’s convenient to have a drink nearby. This collectors edition ceramic coffee mug is great to have nearby so no interruption of games is necessary. No need to use it for coffee because any beverage will do. The eye-catching design will certainly appeal to fans of The Legend of Zelda with its interesting gold graphic against the black matte color.
Nintendo Switch Carrying Case
Gamers who like to have their Nintendo Switch around all the time will certainly appreciate this durable carrying case featuring a black ballistic nylon exterior and strong hardshell case. The interior is designed to protect and fit Joy Con analog sticks and also has a recessed compartment to keep game cases. Along with the actual physical case, there is also two multi-game cases and two micro SD card cases. There is also a custom grip handle and an easy glide zipper.
YCCSKY Charging Station Joy-Con Charging Dock
The last thing anyone wants to happen is for the Joy-Con controller to lose its juice in the middle of playing on the Nintendo Switch. The good news however is that this charging dock has space to charge four Joy-Con controllers at the same time. The LED indicator makes it easy to tell when the Joy-Con controllers are charging. As for how long it takes to charge, typically 3.5 to four hours. It is very easy to set up and simple requires plugging the charging station’s fixed USB cable into a Nintendo Switch dock or power supply.
Fun & Useful Nintendo Switch Gifts for Everyone!
So whether it’s an eye-catching Legend of Zelda Mug, controller, case, compact stand or and adorable Pokémon blanket, there are plenty of gift options for Nintendo Switch fans. It’s just a matter of deciding which ones to get. What do you plan on getting for your favorite gamer?
If you’re looking for another console themed gift guide, check out our Best PS4 Gifts Guide.