Gifts for Gamers - 2014 Holiday Gift Guide


Video games are some of the hottest gifts of the holiday season. If you're feeling overwhelmed and need some help navigating, here are the best new releases, bundles and consoles available right now:


-          Xbox One Console ($399.99)

Microsoft's newest Xbox console may have debuted before last year's holiday season, but it's a hot item this year as well.

-          PlayStation 4 Console ($399.99)

The newest console from Sony's iconic PlayStation is the PS4.

-          Xbox 360 Console: Special Edition Blue Bundle ($250)

The Xbox 360 is no longer the newest console from Microsoft, which means you can find it at a discounted price. Plus, this year there is a special edition bundle with a blue Xbox 360 console and controller, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, one month subscription to Xbox Live Gold and a 500GB hard drive. This bundle is available from Microsoft online or at Walmart stores.

-          4 GB Kinect system ($250)

Another great value bundle through Xbox 360 comes with Forza Horizon, Kinect Sports, Kinect Adventure, a Kinect Sensor, and a 4GB hard drive. This bundle is being sold exclusively through Target.


-         Additional controllers ($35-$75)

Looking for a great gift for a gamer but they seem to have it all? Grab an extra controller for their console - between the daily wear and tear and the possibility of adding more players, this is sure to please.

Under $50:

-           Best-selling games (prices vary)

Grab one of this season's newest games, like Titanfall ($35+), Lego Marvel Super Heroes ($15+) or Minecraft ($18).

The prices above are approximate and were accurate on the day this blog was posted. When you shop online this year, make sure to visit first to check for deals and coupon codes and earn cash back on your purchases. BeFrugal shoppers save an average of $27 per order and earn an average of 7% cash back. You can also sign up for the BeFrugal savings newsletter and get coupons emailed right to your inbox.

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