Gift Ideas for PS4 GamersIzak Van Heerden
If you have a loved one who is a gamer and owns a Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4), you are in luck this holiday season. There are lots of terrific gifts available that include games for both boys and girls as well as popular accessories.
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In fact, there are so many gifts available that you might have some trouble choosing. So, here are our gift recommendations for young PS4 gamers:
DualShock 4 Wireless Controller for PlayStation 4
This wireless game controller combines great features with precision controls that are easy to use. The trigger buttons and sticks are much improved over earlier controllers, putting gamers in complete control of the action. The controller also allows you to easily share all your gaming activities with friends.
YCCSKY PS4 Controller Charger Charging Station
This attractive charging station will let you charge up to two PS4 controllers at the same time. It even lets you play games while charging. The device can fully charge two controllers within 6 hours, and it will emit a glowing blue light when the charging is complete.
Western Digital 4TB Gaming Drive
If your gamer is running out of disk space, this portable external hard drive makes an excellent gift. It provides enough space to add another 100 games, and it is also very small and lightweight. It is further incredibly easy to use, and the drive is made to last.
For those who love racing games, this accessory is almost a requirement. This is the official racing simulator for the PS4, and it comes with a wheel that has a 1080-degree Force Feedback system, which lets gamers experience realistic racing sensations. It also comes with a 3-piece pedal set that is fully adjustable.
Games for Boys
Red Dead Redemption 2
From the creators of the famed Grand Theft Auto series, this sequel to Red Dead Redemption takes you back to the end of the 19th-century, just as the Wild West as we know it was dying down. You get to become a member of one of the last outlaw gangs in the West as it tries to survive a botched robbery. This is a must-play game for those who love epic adventures.
Detroit Become Human
This PlayStation-exclusive game is different than most other games in that players get to help write the story. Set in Detroit in a near future where human-like androids have been introduced, the game lets you become one of 3 very different androids, and it lets you experience life as one of them. This game is not only fun but also emotionally powerful.
The Crew 2
This open-world game lets you drive a wide variety of exotic motor vehicles, including planes, boats, cars and motorcycles. It also lets you test your driving skills. The game further provides the ability to record and share experiences. This is a game for those who really love high-speed thrills.
Games for Girls
Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition
This is an open-world game that has remained a favorite among gamers for years. Now available for the PS4, the game lets players build their own complex worlds and craft their own adventures. This is a game that promotes imagination and creativity, and because of this it never gets boring.
Dragon Quest XI Echoes of an Elusive Age: Edition of Light
This game is the 11th edition of the award-winning franchise. It includes a gripping story and beautifully crafted characters. For lovers of role-playing games (RPGs), this game is pure heaven. You easily can spend weeks in this game and still discover new things to experience.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
Fans of the long-running Lara Croft adventure series will love this game. In it, you get to become Lara when she is on the cusp of becoming the Tomb Raider. You further get to help her save the world from an oncoming Maya apocalypse. This game brings no shortage of fun.
Games for Both Boys and Girls
There have been lots of Spider-Man games, but this one is different from all others. It lets you become the famed hero in an expansive and interactive New York City world that really has to be seen to believed. It also has a very action-packed storyline that will keep gamers entertained for a long time.
Spyro Reignited Trilogy
Fans of the Spyro series will not be disappointed with the latest installment of the franchise. This stunning adventure game lets you become the cute and plucky dragon, who is tasked with saving his world. The game is just as fun to play as its legendary predecessors, if not more so.