Best Xbox gifts guide 2023 - our top picks for the Microsoft fan in your life

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Xbox gifts can brighten any fan's day no matter the time of year, but particularly over Christmas. The tricky bit is knowing where to start.

That's where we come in. As you can probably tell from our coverage of the best games and accessories for Microsoft's console, the team at GamesRadar+ knows a thing or two about what makes good Xbox gifts. To point you in the right direction, we've listed the most enticing gifts for gamers below that are sure to delight their recipients.

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You'll find something here to suit any budget, too - no matter whether you're looking for a novelty mug, the latest blockbuster, or something else entirely, we've got you covered. Speaking of which, there are plenty of discounts floating around too. The Holiday season is well known for savings across the board, and fortunately for us, that includes Xbox gifts.

Best Xbox gifts overall

If you're browsing for inspiration or need Xbox gifts quick, these suggestions should do the trick. Crucially, they're not as risky as games or accessories - the recipient is less likely to have them already.

Best Xbox gifts - games

While games can make for risky Xbox gifts (it's tricky to know what someone has already), they're a homerun if you get it right. That's why we've listed the year's biggest titles below.  Just don't lose that order confirmation in case you need to return them!

Best Xbox gifts - accessories

Little can elevate your setup like the best Xbox Series X accessories, so they make top-tier Xbox gifts. To give you a better idea of what you should prioritize, we've listed a few of our favorites - from headsets to controllers.


Looking for other potential presents? Don't miss these highly-recommended Xbox gifts, the ultimate Nintendo Switch gifts, and the best D&D gifts. We also have tips on grabbing good Star Wars gifts or Disney gifts as well.

Benjamin Abbott
Tabletop & Merch Editor

As the site's Tabletop & Merch Editor, you'll find my grubby paws on everything from board game reviews to Lego buying guides. I have been writing about games in one form or another since 2012 and can normally be found cackling over some evil plan I've cooked up for my group's next Dungeons & Dragons campaign.