Looking for Halloween gifts for video game players? As Halloween 🎃 races towards us, we are all scrambling for what to do given our new “normal”! How will we make Halloween memorable during a global epidemic? This blog explores what to get our family or friends who love to play video games.
Regardless of COVID-19’s role in our lives, Halloween is coming whether we like it. And the pandemic has undoubtedly changed the dynamic! How am I going to celebrate Halloween? What will we do now if Halloween doesn’t happen? Especially if you are the parent of a kid whose primary interest is playing video games? What will I get my friends when they can’t do a lot of the fun activities we used to do on All Hallows Eve? The Solution? Food! Food is considered, by some, to be the master key to anyone’s heart.
What it’s Like to Play Video Games & Our Ideal Gift
As a video gamer player myself, it’s an activity that builds friendships, memories, and an overall larger community. It has been essential for keeping in touch with friends from the state of New Hampshire to friends across the world. With all the benefits that come with those experiences, there are downsides. While playing video games, we’re using our hands, staring at a screen, and unconsciously sitting in these tolling positions for hours on end. The combination of those downsides can be very mentally draining.
As you read that, you might wonder what’s missing in that picture? Some of you might be thinking, “I make them dinner and provide a full fridge; what more do they want?” As mentioned before, our hands are full, and we want to make memories with our friends. Although, that doesn’t neglect our appreciation for a full fridge and unforgettable dinners. However, in my experience, video game players want Halloween gifts that have something that can be quickly consumed with one hand, and food that will hit the spot and fill it.
What to Get your Video Game Player
Our friends and family are mostly stuck inside, playing video games, and we need ideas for the upcoming Halloween holiday. If you’re struggling to figure out the game plan, a few gift ideas will surely warm the receiver’s heart.
For your Baked Goods lovers
Open If You Dare Baked Goods Box: This gift is a delicious mix of delightful baked goods. The Boo Baked Goods Gift Box includes chocolate chip cookies, fudge brownie cookies, and a crispy corn treat!
Want to make your baked good with a twist? Check out this recipe of a Halloween-themed bake sale favorite.
Halloween Oreo® Cookies: Got someone who can’t seem to cure their Oreo craving? The perfect Halloween Gift that’ll change their love for Oreos forever! The Halloween Oreo Cookie gift will undoubtedly fill the spot as it includes 12 Oreos dipped in Belgian chocolate topped with Halloween-themed decorations.
Candy Lovers? We got you covered!
Halloween Candy Stash: Halloween traditions will be different this year, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be fun! Fulfill your inner sweet tooth with the Halloween Candy Stash, a fun Halloween gift with all your favorite sweets! The Halloween Candy Stash includes classic Halloween treats such as M&M’s, Twix, Snickers, Milky Way, Tootsie Rolls, Mini Dots, Skittles, and more!
Make Your Own Halloween Candy Charcuterie Platter: Want a Monster Mash of delectable Halloween treats? Then this is the perfect gift. Fill a platter with different candies to ensure the pickiest eater will find something they love.
Haunted Halloween Care Package: This great gift includes everything your family or friend’s heart could desire. From sweet to salty, this care package includes gummies, popcorn, candy corn, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, Twizzlers, AND Skittles. Now that’s what we call a full care package!
Want a mix of everything? I’ve Got Ideas for that Too!
Toxic Slime Soda Bucket: The Toxic Slime Soda Bucket will surely knock their socks off! This gift covers the entire palate with spooky sodas and delicious candies. All wrapped in one, the Toxic Slime Soda Bucket includes six different flavors of soda, four different kinds of candy, and plenty of kettle-cooked popcorn.
Monster Munch Popcorn Tin: Were the previous selections too sweet or salty? Well, this one may be just right. Enjoy the flexibility of choosing two different popcorn tins, Traditional or People’s Choice. The traditional Monster Munch Popcorn includes a tasty mix of Butter, Caramel, & Cheddar. The People’s Choice includes Kettle Cooked, Caramel, & Cheddar. You can do so much with popcorn; check out Season Popcorn With These Popular Potato Chip Flavors! In addition to the great food, the tin provides an excellent container for all your organizational needs!
Now that you have a list of great gifts, here’s a great source of information regarding the pandemic’s impact on Halloween. Are you looking for a more fitting gift? Visit our wide selection of drinks and treats for family and friends at GourmetGiftBaskets.com. Or check out these 7 Fun Halloween Party Food Ideas.
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I hope this helps make Halloween memorable, and thank you for reading!
About the Author
Christian Redding is not only a video game player but also a student at one of New Hampshire’s premier state colleges. When not gaming or running to his next class, you might find him working this semester at GourmetGiftBaskets.com! Halloween Gifts for Video Game Players! is Christian’s first, in a series of blog posts he will be completing during his Fall 2020 internship.
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