Digital gifts for mobile gamers and Switch players to soothe your last minute buying panic

Did you wake up this morning feeling like Link at the start of Breath of the Wild? Just as he had the slow and horrible realisation that Ganon had destroyed Hyrule while he slept, you’re anxiously realising that it’s now Christmas Eve and there are still people you need to get Christmas presents for. If that’s frighteningly accurate, don’t worry, a path remains open to you: digital gifts.

To make your life a little easier, we’ve gathered together a selection of digital gifts that you can send to somebody in a matter of minutes. If you know somebody who can’t get enough of Roblox or Minecraft, then you can give them some Robux or Minecoins to spend on a bunch of in-game goodies. And sure, you could just give them the cold, hard cash, but where’s the personal touch?

If you’re buying for someone with a Nintendo Switch, things are even easier because Amazon offers digital download codes for many key Switch titles. From the latest Zelda and Pokémon games, through to classics like Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, it’s easy to find fantastic new additions to a Switch player’s library.

Here are a few of the best digital gifts for Switch and mobile gamers:

Now send them their download codes and take a sigh of relief. You’ve got everybody gifts and all is well. Time to sit back and enjoy the festivities.