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Best Xbox Series X / S Games for Christmas Gifts 2021

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Here are the 5 best Xbox Series X/S games to get as a Christmas gift – any gamer would like to unwrap these!

Deciding what gifts to buy for Christmas is always difficult. Although if you know anyone with an Xbox Series X, there are some great games you could buy them.

As many shoppers rush around trying to get a new console in one of the many Xbox Series X restocks happening from December 13-19, some lucky gamers already have a next-gen console and are in need of some games to play.

Just in time for the holiday season, these are our top 5 Xbox Series X/S games for Christmas 2021!

You might still be able to get a new console just in time – here’s The Best Way to Get an Xbox Series X Before Christmas.

Xbox Series XS
Microsoft

Top 5 Xbox Series X/S Games for Christmas 2021

Call of Duty Vanguard

Firstly, Call of Duty’s latest installment Vanguard takes the series back to its roots.

Call of Duty Vanguard features fast-paced Multiplayer gameplay on over 20 maps, a single-player campaign that takes players across the world during WW2, and the return of Zombies. It has something for everyone.

Call of Duty Vanguard
Activision

Halo Infinite

Of course, the most anticipated Xbox game of the generation so far, Halo Infinite makes our list. It’s one of the best Xbox Series X/S games for Christmas 2021.

While Halo Infinite’s Multiplayer is free-to-play, fans of the series have been waiting for the single player to see how Master Chief’s journey continues. Sci-fi shooters don’t get any better than this.

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Halo Infinite
343 Industries

Forza Horizon 5

Next, the stunning Forza Horizon 5 isn’t just one of the best-looking games out there. It’s a load of fun to play too.

Taking the series to the diverse landscape of Mexico, speeding through the open world of Forza Horizon 5 is an experience that no other driving game can give you.

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Forza-Horizon-5
Playground Games

Psychonauts 2

Psychonauts 2 is a charming and platformer full of imaginative gameplay, a mysterious story, and a load of laughs. Of course, it makes our list for the best Xbox Series X/S games for Christmas 2021.

You play as Raz, a trainee Psychonaut who explores the minds of quirky characters using his psychic powers. This platforming adventure is one of the best Christmas gifts for any Xbox Series X/S player.

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Psychonauts 2
Double Fine

Sea of Thieves

Finally, this one might slightly be cheating as it came out on Xbox One, but Sea of Thieves is better than ever on Xbox Series X/S. Plus, it comes cheaper than a brand-new AAA game too – making it a great deal for Xbox fans at Christmas.

Featuring enhanced graphics and frame rates on next-gen as well as a load of content updates over the last couple of years, Sea of Thieves is now the best pirate game out there and great for anyone who loves adventuring!

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Sea of Thieves
Rare

And that’s our list! Will you be picking up any of the best Xbox Series X/S games for Christmas 2021?

Are your friends Nintendo fans? Here is how you can impress them with the best Nintendo Switch games for Christmas gifts this 2021.

Now, for those PlayStation gamers in your life, here are the best PS5 games to gift this Christmas!

What’s more, check out the most anticipated upcoming Xbox Series X/S games. The next few years will have some absolutely huge releases on Xbox.

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