Level Up Your Gifting With Our Top Gifts For Gamers!

With the gifting season in full swing and everyone hitting that point of always saying “what on Earth do I get them?!”. We’ve been there for a while so welcome if you’re just joining us in this club.
With so many choices out there and people to please, it can be a real nightmare knowing where to start. That’s why we’ve decided to help you out and show you some of our top picks for one of the people in your lives… the gamers!!

Check out our top gifts for gamers and make sure you snap up the perfect gift for the game addict in your life in time for the big day. Enjoy!

Nintendo Super Mario Shoes Off Door Mat

There’s no denying the overpowering awesomeness of this Nintendo Super Mario Shoes Off Door Mat, right? Ideal for the entrance to the gaming zone, or ‘home’ as some people call it!

PlayStation Controller Mug

When they’re hours deep into your latest adventure, they are sure going to need something hot to keep them going! Stepping up to the challenge is this ace PlayStation Controller Mug. Sure to be a hit with any PlayStation fan.

Men's Old School Gamer T-Shirt

Help them bring back the classics and keep the spirit of their childhood gaming sessions alive with our exclusive Old School Gamer T-Shirt! Such a steal at just £14.99 too.

PlayStation Game Set Of 4 Coasters

Do you know someone who spent waaay too much time on their original PlayStation? Chance are they spent plenty of time on some of the iconic titles on our PlayStation Game Set Of 4 Coasters.

Nintendo Game Boy Digital Alarm Clock

After a late-night gamign session, chances are they’re going to need all the help they can get when it comes to getting out of bed! Thankfully our Nintendo Game Boy Digital Alarm Clock is here to wake them up in style!

Sonic The Hedgehog Colour Change Glass

There really aren’t too many classic gaming characters much more iconic that Sonic, right? Let them show off their love for this total legend in style with this super handy Sonic The Hedgehog Colour Change Glass!

Pac-Man Neon Logo Rolled Sleeve Boyfriend T-Shirt

We’re loving the 80s vibes from this ace new Pac-Man Neon Logo Rolled Sleeve Boyfriend T-Shirt! Great way to reminisce about the classic retro arcade days. Bring them back please!

Super Mario Mushroom Light

Help them level up their lighting game with a whole lotta help from this Super Mario Mushroom Light! Great for getting the mood just right for a late-night mario session!

PlayStation 3D Mug

Get them reminiscing about the hazy days of retro PlayStation gaming over a cosy cuppa in our wicked PlayStation 3D Mug!

There you have em peeps! For all of these and a whole heap more, check out our complete collection of gaming gifts and find the perfect treat for the gamer in your life. Happy hunting!

Turn up the nostalgia with Sega’s best soundtracks on Spotify

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Need a distraction from the stresses of your working week? Want to take a trip back to a simpler times? Well, Sega has made #throwbackthursday…. everyday!! Sega have added the official soundtracks to some of your childhood favourites to its official Spotify channel. You heard it!
Sonic the Hedgehog - Green Hill Zone Act 1
It’s now released nearly 20 classic soundtracks from the ’80s and ’90s onto streaming site Spotify, including OutRun, Virtua Fighter, Super Hang-On, Alex Kidd as well as Sonic the Hedgehog. This playlist hasn’t just filled our office with chiptune joy, it has created a fun guessing game for the secret Sega fans in our office. Could you recognize the music from Sonic’s Green Hill Zone? Or recognize the soundtrack to Alex Kidd swimming? We can now… Give it a try, you may surprise yourself!!
Alex Kidd Swimming Level
There are loads of albums to choose from and all are begging your inner child to give them a listen.

Awesome Stocking Fillers To Fill Your Boots With!

It’s soooooo nearly that time folks! With just over a week to go until the big day, we’re sure there are plenty of other out there who, just like us, are still in the mix of all their Christmas shopping.
Whether it’s looking for something special for that auntie you rarely see, or perhaps picking up something for the in-laws that you’ve been putting off, grabbing those last minute gifts is never fun but doesn’t have to be a stress OR result in settling for something you would feel bad giving to the dog to play with.
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With a simply mahooosive range of funky gifts to suit even the most tricky of customers, we’re sure you’ll be able to get that Christmas stocking full fit to burst ready for the special morning.
To help inspire you, we’ve put together a few ideas for great stocking fillers or little treats for someone special this year. Enjoy!
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21 Things Every Retro Gamer Needs In Their Life…

Atari, Nintendo, SEGA, PlayStation….big or small we love them all! Growing up, like many of the kids we knew we were totally in love with the latest video games.
Nothing was more exciting that button bashing Street Fighter, helping Mario save the Princess (or die trying at least), or perhaps even being chased around the screen by Blinky, Pinky, Inky, and Clyde.

It wasn’t all about the latest graphics, the best in game physics, HUD, or even having the biggest free world to roam around in. Retro gaming was purely about raw fun which is what many of the classic gave us by the bucket load.

If like us, you’re heart belongs to some of the classic titles and characters from your childhood, not only do we want to virtually hi-five you, but we also think we’ve just some pretty cool goodies you’d just got to snap up.

To show you just what we’re talking about, we’ve popped together a list of our top Things Every Retro Gamer Needs In Their Life. Enjoy!

1. Men’s Blue Nintendo Mega Man Costume Hoodie
If fighting off evil robots with your trusty Mega Buster was your kind of fun, our awesome Mega Man Hoodie will be right up your street.
2. Men’s Black Nintendo Bowser Kanji T-Shirt
Ahh we hated this guy so much growing up! He was so tricky! Show some love for the ultimate baddy from the ultimate gamer series with this awesome Bower Tee.
3. PlayStation Set of 3 Pairs Of Socks
We can still remember getting out first PlayStation like is was yesterday! Why not re-live just a touch of that joy by getting your hands (or feet!) on these funky PlatStation socks!
4. USB Powered Colour Changing PAC-MAN Lamp.
Whether they were chasing after you or running away, Blinky, Pinky, Inky and Clyde always added a bit of colour to proceedings. Add some of your very own with our fab new light!
5. Men’s Charcoal Marl Super Mario Brothers Nintendo T-Shirt
Can’t decide on your favourite Mario character? Why not rock them all with this seriously cool Nintendo T-Shirt.
6. Pac-Man Belt
The ultimate in retro accessories for any gamer! Watch Pac-Man much up the ghosts every day with our fab belt!
7. Men’s White Classically Trained T-Shirt
Fancy new technology? 3D graphics? More gigabytes than Quagmire? Times change but real gamers started with the classics.
8. Ladies Sonic and Tails Title Screen Rolled Sleeve Boyfriend T-Shirt
If you’re more of a SEGA kind of gamer, they don’t come much cooler than Sonic and Tails!
9. Sonic The Hedgehog Set of 3 Pairs Of Socks
Don’t stumble like Tails, strut like Sonic! With these Sonic the Hedgehog socks you’ll definitely be the head of the gang.
10. Mega Drive Console Notebook
Take notes or store your cheat codes in style with this funky Mega Drive notebook!
11. Men’s Black Classic Space Invaders Game T-Shirt
Show some love for one of the daddies or retro gaming with our alien busting Space Invaders T-Shirt!
12. Nintendo Gamer Controller Backpack
The classic NES controller is a real design classic and such a gaming icon. Show some love and keep this legend alive with our funky backpacks!
13. Tetris Light
Every time we see this we can still hear that classic music! Create your very own lights with this awesome Tetris set!
14. Nintendo Super Mario Brothers Multi-Colour Fleece Blanket
Snuggle up with Mario and his bro Luigi and add some extra retro cool to your home in one swoop with this awesome blanket.
15. Framed Nintendo Mario Face Mirror
Mama Mia! Boy, do we have a treat for you! If you’re a fan of the (incredibly) Super Mario Brothers, then this awesome, but subtle nod of appreciation is the best way to show some love for the mighty duo!
16. Retro Gamer Ghosts Backpack
Add a splash of colour and gamer cool to any outfit with this snazzy Pac-Man backpack!
17. EXCLUSIVE Unisex All Over Print Sonic The Hedgehog T-Shirt
Love Sonic? Get ‘all over’ this exclusive tee! Featuring Sonic, Tails, Doctor Eggman (Robotnik), and Knuckles, this is a great find for any fan.
18. Tetris Notebook
Sometimes the simplest of games are the very best. Tetris pretty much champions this idea which is why is is possible one of the most iconic games ever. Swap your gameboy for this funky notepad and make a splash at school, in the office or just with friends.
19. PlayStation Shaped Bi-Fold Wallet
Get the world’s top selling console in the very pocked with our amazing PlayStation wallet! Great way to store your credits.
20. Street Fighter LED Torch With Sound Keychain
This awesome keychain features the popular Street Fighter character Ryu. Press his chest and a super bright LED light will be activated whilst he shouts Hadoken! at the same time. Too much cool!
21. Men’s White Paper Scissors Stone Alex Kidd Sega T-Shirt
Celebrate the nail-biting end to each level of the cult classic, Alex Kidd with this funky Tee!
Pheeew! So there you have them folks! Hopefully we’ve sent your on a weird and wonderful trip back down retro gaming memory lane.

Don’t forget to check out all of these classic goodies and so much more in our full range of gamer merchandise at TruffleShuffle.com.

So what are your biggest retro video game memories? Let us know by popping a comment below.

Thanks!

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Our Top #truffleshufflecom Instagrams

Hi guys! With everyone getting their hands on lots of exciting new goodies over Christmas and now in the big sales, it seems the people of social network Instagram has been going all out and posting all their fab new goodies for the world to see, and who can blame them!?

As you know, we really love our products and our customers, so getting to see lots of our very own items in the hands of their new owners is just about as good as it gets for us!

We’re always hoping you guys are loving your latest item and there are so many way for you to get back in touch with us to let us know just what you think including Twitter, Facebook and of course Instagram!

So! With so many amazing pictures coming our way, we always like to take some time going through them and picking out some of our favourites for the rest of the world to see and to of course say a massive thank you to everyone who takes the time to pick up their phones and get snapping.

Take a look below at some of our most recent mentions and tags…..

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Harry Potter Charms Ladies Charcoal Classic Beatles Logo T-Shirt

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Ladies Chunk Truffle Shuffle Photo Print Goonies Rolled Sleeve Boyfriend T-Shirt Black Inside Print Sonic The Hedgehog Wallet In Tin

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Ladies Clueless Ugh As If! Sweater Care Bears T-Shirt

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Ladies Breaking Bad T-Shirt Ladies Mr Bean Cool Beans T-Shirt

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Ladies Star Paws Parody T-Shirt Ladies Toy Story T-Shirt

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Lots of Cool T-Shirts! Men’s Clueless Logo T-Shirt

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Harry Potter Charms Ladies Back to the Future Enchantment Under The Sea T-Shirt

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Fleece Star Wars Jedi Outfit Dressing Gown Ladies Glitter My Little Pony Leave a Little Sparkle Sweater
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We’d just like to say another huuuuge thank you to everyone who has been sharing their snaps with us. We really appreciate everyone who takes the time to show us and the rest of the world just what they’ve been grabbing and how they’ve styled it.

Fancy being featured in the next insta-llment? Why not snap and upload you very own TruffleShuffle purchases and be sure to tag them with #truffleshuffle or #truffleshufflecom and you can always tag us using out profile @truffleshufflecom so we can’t miss it. :)

See you next time

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