Gamers and geeks rejoice! It\u2019s an incredible time to be you! Whether you\u2019re into building Lego versions of iconic Star Wars vehicles or slaying dragons in virtual reality, our 2017 Christmas Gift Guide has the perfect gift for you. Warning: Every gift featured below will provide a substantial amount of indoors entertainment. Prepare to put your life on hold until at least 2019. For all things gaming related, be sure to check out our Gaming page.\r\n\r\n\r\n2017 Christmas Gift Guide \u2013 The Homemaker\r\n2017 Christmas Gift Guide \u2013 The Tech Head\r\nExplore All 2017 Christmas Gift Guides\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nXbox One X\r\nXbox One X is the ultimate console. It\u2019s 40% more powerful than the PS4 Pro and thanks to the impressive hardware, games simply play better. One X can play Ultra HD Blu-rays and streams Netflix and Amazon Prime in 4K. Game wise, you have access to the complete library of Xbox One titles and 400+ backwards compatible games with over 130 receiving enhancements thanks to One X\u2019s increased processing power. Xbox One X is the new standard for console gaming. Read our full review here.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nPlayStation 4 Pro\r\nPlayStation fans, it\u2019s time to upgrade! The PlayStation 4 Pro improves game performance and offers 4K playback for both games and streaming media such Netflix, Amazon and Stan (in Australia). The hefty performance upgrade also gives PSVR headsets a much-needed performance boost for more immersive gaming. While not quite as powerful as Xbox One X, PlayStation competes with its incredible selection of exclusive titles like Horizon Zero Dawn, Uncharted 4, and the upcoming God of War and Days Gone By. Seriously, look them up.\r\nBuy it here\r\n\r\nNintendo Switch\r\n2017 is the year of Nintendo. The family-friendly company bounced back with arguably its best console to date which is entirely portable. Thanks to its 6.2 inches (16 cm) screen size and removable joy-con controllers, you can enjoy the likes of Super Mario Odyssey and Zelda: Breath of the Wild on your holidays, daily commute or both. Simply dock the console when you make it home to enjoy full HD gaming on your TV. It\u2019s the best of both worlds.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nSuper Nintendo Classic\r\nNostalgia is an incredibly powerful tool, and no one knows how to exploit it quite like Nintendo. Back in the early 90s, the Super Nintendo introduced us to some of the greatest games of all time. The SNES Classic features 21 of these classics pre-installed, and can easily be plugged into any high-definition TV using the included HDMI cable. Plus it comes with two controllers for convenient couch co-op. It\u2019s the perfect opportunity to revisit your childhood or explore these classics for the first time.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nLego Millennium Falcon Ultimate Collector\u2019s Edition\r\n\u201cYou've never heard of the Millennium Falcon? It's the ship that made the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs.\u201d Coming in at 7,500 pieces, the Star Wars Millennium Falcon is one of the biggest models Lego has ever created. Han Solo\u2019s unforgettable Corellian freighter features intricate exterior detailing, upper and lower quad laser cannons, landing legs, a lowering boarding ramp and a 4-minifigure cockpit with detachable canopy. You can play out classic Star Wars fantasies with the included Han, Leia, Chewbacca and C-3PO mini-figures.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nLenovo Jedi Challenges AR Headset\r\nMaybe you\u2019d rather harness the power of AR to hone your skills as a Jedi? Lenovo\u2019s Star Wars: Jedi Challenges AR headset works with an iOS or Android smartphone for you to engage in virtual Jedi duels against the likes of Kylo Ren and Darth Vader. Plus there\u2019s a holographic chess game and another mode that has you leading troops through some of the most iconic Star Wars locations of all time including Hoth and Tatooine. This AR headset includes an awesome lightsaber controller.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nPlayStation VR\r\nPlayStation VR is built with hi-tech hardware and the artistic stylings of a compact Daft Punk helmet. It works in conjunction with the PlayStation Camera and PS4 and features a 5.7-inch OLED 1080p display that can run at up to 120 frames a second, so you\u2019ll be getting virtual visuals in glorious HD. For the ultimate VR experiences, we recommend checking out Resident Evil 7, Gran Turismo Sport, Skyrim VR and the upcoming Doom VFR. That\u2019s right, Doom in VR!\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nSphero Star Wars BB-9E Robot\r\nMeet the First Order's new menace from the upcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi - BB-9E. This Sphero App-Enabled Droid houses sophisticated tech to support exploration of holographic environments like the First Order\u2019s Supremacy Mega Star Destroyer and for you to immerse yourself in the Star Wars galaxy like never before. Control BB-9E with your smart device and see it roll just like on the big screen. You can even interact with other Sphero Star Wars droids.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nMeccano M.A.X. Robot\r\nThe future is here, and it\u2019s bound to scare the hell out of your cat. M.A.X. is a 12-inch advanced robot from Meccano that\u2019s packed with a multitude of fun, educational features. Once assembled, M.A.X. functions as a friendly robot companion and personal assistant. He engages in conversation, learns from interaction and remembers important dates. M.A.X. is designed for budding engineers and offers a challenging yet rewarding build consisting of 332 parts. Like all Meccano kits, M.A.X. can be reassembled into a variety of other robotics toys.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nSphero Star Wars R2-D2 Robot\r\nSphero\u2019s take on the world\u2019s most popular droid features an integrated speaker which emits authentic beeps and boops; combined with LED lights and the ability to switch switches between bi-pod and tri-pod modes, Artoo waddles just like in the films. He\u2019ll even take you for a tour through the Millennium Falcon using augmented reality. The best feature though is his reactions. Play your favourite Star Wars film, and he knows how to react to all the best parts. This is precisely the droid you are looking for.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nSamsung Gear VR + Controller\r\nSamsung\u2019s Gear VR headset is the perfect entry point into VR technology. Powered by Oculus, Gear VR features 42mm lenses with 101-degree Field of View and advanced distortion correction technology to minimise motion sickness. It\u2019s powered by your Samsung smartphone so the price is kept way down and it\u2019s now paired with a controller for improved and simplified gaming. With Gear VR you can immerse yourself in the likes of Minecraft, 3D photography and some fascinating ways of viewing films and social media.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nGoogle Daydream VR Headset\r\nEnjoy VR with a soft, lightweight fabric headset that's easy-to-wear and comes with an expressive controller that's simple to use. Experience music, sports and photos with a full 360\u00b0 panoramic view. Plus you can access a massive library of VR games. Daydream is similar to Gear VR but is compatible with a broader selection of Android smartphones and has an even lower price point.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nNerf Star Wars Captain Phasma Blaster\r\nStar Wars\u2019 first female Stormtrooper is also it's most deadly. Now you can own her signature bolt-action blaster in Nerf form which features GlowStrike technology that charges the darts to make them glow when fired. Load 5 darts into the barrel of this single-fire blaster, pull the bolt back to prime it, and then pull the trigger to unleash and hear authentic laser sound effects! Keep priming and pulling the trigger to unleash the remaining darts. Just go easy on the younger siblings and pets.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nPlayStation VR Aim Controller\r\nPlayStation\u2019s Aim Controller is the best way to shoot things in VR. It offers precise and intuitive aiming thanks to its advanced motion sensing and light tracking technology. Aim features an ergonomic, two-handed design with immersive vibration feedback and includes all of the Dualshock 4 buttons and controls in easily accessible positions. Just like Dualshock 4, Aim is rechargeable via a PS4 console. It\u2019s the perfect way to play games like Farpoint, Doom VFR, zombie shooter Arizona Sunshine and the upcoming Bravo Team.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nHP Omen X Gaming Computer\r\nThat design\u2026Omen X looks like it came from space! Yet it\u2019s a top-of-the-line gaming PC built right here on Earth. With Omen X, you can easily move from your desktop to the couch for comfort gaming and even strap it onto your back and immerse in VR. Omen X features a factory overclocked NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 processor, high-bandwidth GDDR5X and DirectX 12 to deliver fast, smooth, and power-efficient gaming experiences. VR headset and backpack straps sold separately.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nASUS ROG Zephyrus Gaming Notebook\r\nZephyrus is a revolutionary gaming laptop that\u2019s also incredibly thin. The slimmer body is a mere 16.9-17.9mm, yet still retains the hardware necessary to rival high-end gaming desktops. It\u2019s built with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics with Max-Q Design, a 7th Generation Intel Core processor, an optional 120Hz wide-view display, and Windows 10 Professional. The sleek chassis also includes powerful cooling thanks to an intelligent new air-flow design: Active Aerodynamic System, and an RGB keyboard that will feel familiar to desktop gamers. Zephyrus is the perfect notebook for hardcore gaming professionals on the move.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nAnki Overdrive: Fast & Furious Edition\r\nWith Anki Overdrive: F&F Edition you can live your life a quarter mile at a time. This intelligent battle racing system comes with an 8 configuration racetrack and two self-aware A.I.-powered race cars \u2013 Dom\u2019s Charger and Hobb\u2019s MXT. You and a friend control the vehicles wirelessly via an app where you can race against each other, or battle against characters from the film. This racing system brings the blockbuster movie series to life.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nSuper Mario Odyssey\r\nRemember in Super Mario 64 how you could collect 120 stars? Well, Odyssey has over 800 power moons for you to discover. Using his new wearable companion Cappy, Mario can possess all of the iconic characters including goombas, bullet bills and Koopa troopers to name a few. Each character offers new abilities and gameplay clallenges. Plus there are loads of pixelated 2-D platforming sections as throwbacks to Mario\u2019s 8-bit days. Not only is Odyssey one of the best games on Nintendo Switch, it\u2019s also one of the best games of 2017.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nNeed for Speed Payback\r\nFrom insane heist missions and devastating car battles to over-the-top set pieces, Need for Speed Payback is basically Fast & Furious the game. Set in the underworld of Fortune Valley, you and your crew are reunited by a search for vengeance against The House, a nefarious cartel that rules the city\u2019s casinos, criminals, and cops. Race, drift, craft unique rides, cruise the open world looking for jumps and prove yourself online. Need for Speed Payback has it all. It\u2019s also available for Xbox One and PC.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nSouth Park: The Fractured But Whole\r\nFractured But Whole is a South Park fan\u2019s dream come true. It\u2019s written and directed by the TV show's creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker and features hundreds of references to the program\u2019s past. The more episodes of South Park you have seen, the more you will enjoy the game. The original story tackles superheroes, social media, racism, Kayne West and cat abductions, each in an increasingly amusing and offensive manner. South Park: The Fractured but Whole is easily the funniest game of 2017. It\u2019s also available on PS4 and PC.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nStar Wars Battlefront II\r\nStar Wars Battlefront II lets you embark on an endless action experience through its deep multiplayer, modes and original story that's set between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens. Use the Force to prove your worth with or against iconic characters such as Kylo Ren, Darth Maul, and Luke Skywalker, as you play a part in 40 years of timeless Star Wars films. Unfortunatly developer DICE didn't include fan favourite Greedo. I guess it's safe to say that Han shot first. Also available on Xbox One and PS4.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nAssassin\u2019s Creed: Origins\r\nAfter a few years off, Assassin\u2019s Creed returns with an ancient Egyptian sandbox and a whole bunch of new tricks up its sleeve. Uncover lost tombs, explore the pyramids, and discover the secrets of mummies, the gods, and the last pharaohs. Sail down the Nile and fight your way through dangerous factions and wild beasts like crocodiles and hippos. Origins features an entirely new and improved combat system and overhauled stealth mechanics. Plus there\u2019s an in-depth and personalised RPG system in play. Origins marks a new beginning for the Assassin\u2019s Creed series and is easily its best game so far. Also available on PS4 and PC.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nGran Turismo Sport\r\nSony\u2019s glorious racing sim returns with a sports car focused experience and true-to-life graphics running at 1080p resolution and 60 frames per second. Developer Polyphony created a new physics engine for more realistic handling, and the game features more than two dozen exclusive concept cars, designed with auto manufacturers including Bugatti, Aston Martin, and Mercedes. GT Sport has the world\u2019s only official FIA Championship for gamers to represent their countries online. Plus you can drive every single vehicle from inside its cockpit using a PSVR headset. Sony even stated free story content is on its way.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nNBA Live 18\r\nAfter a few stumbles, NBA Live 18 is the return to form that the long-running basketball series needed. It\u2019s not perfect but offers enough in the way of personalisation that it genuinely feels like YOUR basketball story. Plus James Harden and his incredible beard are there to guide and narrate your journey from college basketball to a professional NBA career. Being an EA game, it features Ultimate Team for you guessed it, building the best team from drafts and randomly drawn cards.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nAshes Cricket\r\nAshes Cricket is the officially licensed video game of cricket\u2019s greatest rivalry. It brings all the fast-paced action, big hits and skill in both a more realistic and authentic way than ever before. Ashes Cricket features photorealistic likenesses for all of the Australian and English men\u2019s and women\u2019s teams and stadiums from across those nations, plus it\u2019s got T20 games, custom team creation and commentary from Michael Slater and others. Sadly there\u2019s no licensing for other cricketing teams, but the quality of gameplay makes up for any shortcomings. Nice Garry! It\u2019s also available on Xbox One.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nMadden NFL 18\r\nMadden NFL 18 is the best and most complete entry in years. Thanks to the Frostbite engine, it\u2019s also the best looking NFL game to date. The extraordinary underdog story in Longshot mode has no right being in a sports game, and it lifts Madden NFL 18 to new heights. Plus the diverse game's modes including Arcade and Ultimate Team will entice a broader crowd of gamers and makes it the perfect entry point for the series. Read out full review here. Madden NFL 18 is also available on PS4.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nFIFA 18\r\nFootball or soccer, both FIFA 18, sees the most significant steps in gameplay innovation yet by introducing Real Player Motion Technology - an all-new animation system which unlocks a new level of responsiveness, and player personality. The improved player control combined with new team styles and positioning gives you the tools to deliver dramatic moments that will ignite stadiums around the world. You can also continue Journey as footballing hero Alex Hunter along with a star-studded cast of characters, including Cristiano Ronaldo. The other significant addition to FIFA 18 is icon players like Ronaldo Naz\u00e1rio and other football legends who are available to join your Ultimate Team roster. FIFA 18 is also available on Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nSkyrim VR\r\nThe Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is the game that keeps on giving. It was initially released back in 2011 and since then, has received stacks off DLC, a remastered version, a portable version via Nintendo Switch and now the landmark RPG has gone full-blown VR. It\u2019s the same 200+ hour dark fantasy adventure reimagined for absolute immersion and now features motion controls. Murder some chickens, pick some pockets and slay some dragons like never before.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nWolfenstein II: The New Colossus\r\nYou got to love the Nazis. Certainly not for their beliefs or actions, but as the best pop culture cannon-fodder this side of the zombie apocalypse. In this alternate reality, the Nazis won WWII and now occupy North America polluting your way of life. Events follow 2014\u2019s Wolfenstein: The New Order and you once again play as BJ Blazkowics, who continues his struggle from Nazi oppression. The gameplay and story are both excellent. Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus is easily the best first-person shooter of the year. Also available on PS4 and PC.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nNBA 2K18\r\nYour virtual basketball career has arrived or will arrive Christmas Day. The newest entry in the bestselling, highest rated basketball series offers hardcore fans a hardcore simulation of their favourite ball sport. This year brings the incredible graphics, pumping soundtrack and heaps of modes to keep you busy long into 2018. NBA 2K18 is also available on Xbox One X and Nintendo Switch.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nForza Motorsport 7\r\nExperience the limits and beauty of competitive racing with the most comprehensive automotive game ever made. Forza 7 has an unrivalled car list consisting of over 700 cars, including the most extensive collection of Ferraris, Lamborghinis and Porsches ever. There are over 30 real-world locations spanning multiple race classes and driving conditions. Plus Forza Motorsport 7 is one of the best examples of Xbox One X 4K gaming, offering UHD playback at 60 frames per second.\r\nBuy it here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nWin the Ultimate Men\u2019s Christmas Prize-Pack Worth More than $1800\r\nEnter to win here\r\n \r\n\r\n\r\nExplore All 2017 Christmas Gift Guides\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nHave you subscribed to Man of Many? You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.