Best Gifts For Your DND Group

It’s never a bad time to get gifts for those at your Dungeons & Dragons table. Whether you choose to purchase for everyone in your D&D group or you want to celebrate a birthday gift exchange, it can be hard to find something for everyone at the table.


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Luckily, we’ve got you covered. With content for every person at the table, from the Dungeon Master to the cozy D&D player, you’ll be able to find a suitable, quick, and easy gift for your D&D group. From new and young players to older veterans and everyone in between, here are the best D&D gift items for your group.

Updated on December 26 2023, by Jerel Levy: If you’re starting a new campaign in the new year or you’re ready to cash in on some good favor at the table, it might be time to invest in some unique D&D gifts. If you don’t know what to buy someone who likes Dungeons & Dragons and you’re in the market for a fresh gift, we’ve added even more options for you to consider.

Perfect Gifts For Your Dungeons & Dragons Group

THE CHRONICLES OF EXANDRIA VOL 2: THE LEGEND OF VOX MACHINA

THE CHRONICLES OF EXANDRIA VOL 2: THE LEGEND OF VOX MACHINA

The Perfect Gift For Critters

$21 $45 Save $24

The Chronicles of Exandria Vol 2: The Legend of Vox Machina carries on with the adventures of the titular D&D group played by nerdy voice actors. It features artwork from the second half of their campaign, a continuation from the first volume.

Pros

  • Beautiful artwork on every page
  • Chronicles some of the biggest moments from the Tales of Vox Machina
  • Hardcover is perfect for any collection
Cons

  • You’ll want to get Volume 1 as well

The Chronicles of Exandria Volume 2 makes the perfect gift for critters. The campaign that started it all had far too many moments to stuff into the first version of this glorious hardcover; so lucky for D&D fans, volume 2 comes to fulfill your missing moments. The Critical Role fan at the table will fawn over this gift.

Relive the moments of the Dungeons & Dragons renaissance before it was as popular as it is today, with artwork and fan art from the voice actors who brought some of your favorite D&D characters to life. It makes the perfect addition to your D&D or critical role collection. Even regular D&D fans can find inspiration in its pages. You can also grab campaign two as well.

Sword Dagger Dice Holder by MunnyGrubbers

Sword Dagger Dice Holder by MunnyGrubbers

Best Dice Holder

The Sword Dagger Dice Holder by MunnyGrubbers is the coolest and most unique way to hold your favorite set of dice. Unsheath your dagger to take out your full set of D&D dice, ready for play.

Pros

  • Comes in several colors so you can choose your favorite
  • A unique and creative way to store your dice sets
  • Can hold up to two sets (14) of dice
Cons

  • Somewhat expensive for a dice holder

Like a rogue at the table, you’ll unsheath your dagger and show off your favorite set of dice at the D&D table. Be the coolest and slickest member in the group with this simple yet unique dice holder that’s perfectly on brand for any finesse or thrown weapon users at the table. Grab their favorite color and show the stealthy member of the table they don’t have everything for D&D just yet.

To make things even cooler, this dice holder dagger can hold up to two sets of dice. That’s a total of 14 dice, which you can hold via the secret compartment at the bottom. When you unscrew the bottom of the hilt of the dagger, you’ll see a pocket for even more dice storage.

Dungeons & Dragons Dungeon Mayhem

Dungeons & Dragons Dungeon Mayhem

Best Party Game For D&D Fans

An action-packed card game for 2-4 players, Dungeons & Dragons Dungeon Mayhem is a card game featuring iconic D&D classes.

Pros

  • Perfect for a quick party game in between sessions
  • Features iconic and recognizable D&D classes
  • Quick and easy to learn
Cons

  • You can get even more out of the game, but you’ll need to buy the expansions

Sometimes, you gather together and don’t want to play a full session or don’t have time to. The perfect gift for those in-between times is a quick battle that’ll keep everyone on their toes and give them familiar D&D classes to play with. D&D Dungeon Mayhem is a quick game for two to four players that has you competing against your friends to see who is the last standing as you fight one another in a bid or treasure.

You’ll choose barbarian, wizard, paladin, or rogue, and you’ll fight one another until only one player is left standing. Each class deck has a theme, and you can play for minutes or hours. It makes a great gift for the table.

Caper Cards: Bells Hells

Caper Cards: Bells Hells

Best Gift For Card Game Players

Bells Hells, the third campaign group from Critical Role is featured on this latest game release from Darrington Press. Join the mischievous group in a bid for treasure, just make sure you don’t go over 21.

Pros

  • Familiar, quick, and fun
  • Great for fans of Bells Hells and Critical Role
  • See unique interpretations of your favorite D&D characters in gorgeous new artwork
Cons

  • Only fans of Critical Role will really get this one

Speaking of card games, another one for Critical Role fans comes in the form of Caper Cards: Bells Hells. Take on characters from the third campaign of the vastly popular D&D live play in a game similar to Black Jack but played with your favorite characters from campaign three. You’ll see Laudna, Imogen, Chetney, F.G.C. (Fresh Cut Grass), Orym, Fearne, Ashton, and even Dorian makes an appearance on the cards.

Played solo or with up to four players, you and your crew will need to reach the number on the treasure without going over 21. For the card players at the table who love D&D and Critical Role, it’s literally the perfect gift critters at the table.

D&D Starter Set

Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set: Dragons Of Stormwreck Isle

Perfect For Beginners

$19 $20 Save $1

Everything you need to begin your journey playing Dungeons & Dragons is included in this D&D Starter Set Dragons of Stormwreck Isle. With game dice, ready-to-play premade characters, a 32-page rulebook, and a 48-page adventure, get started today with the perfect introduction for newcomers to the world of D&D.

Pros

  • Comes with premade characters and an easy to follow adventure
  • Includes a dice set, rule book, and everything you need to get started
  • DND Beyond version is available digitally and comes with digital maps to use

Accessibility and ease of use are important when it comes to a tabletop roleplaying game that can be as intense and diverse as Dungeons & Dragons. The perfect place to start and get a feel for the game is with a starter set. With premade characters and an adventure that’ll take players through the first three formative levels of a character, or even for a player who wants to try their hand at being a dungeon master, the starter set is a great gift to help players get started.

Heroes' Feast Flavors of the Multiverse: An Official D&D Cookbook

Heroes’ Feast Flavors of the Multiverse: An Official D&D Cookbook

Great For The Cook At Your Table

$24 $35 Save $11

Get a taste of the fantastical world of Dungeons & Dragons with this cookbook. With more than 75 recipes available to try out, taste what the multiverse has to offer right at your own game table. Travel the multiverse with tastes of every location as your friends enjoy the flavors of D&D.

Pros

  • Bring fantastical meals to your table
  • 80 recipes ensure there’s something for everyone to eat
  • Recipes across the multiverse present dishes perfect for sharing with your play group

So you’re always going to the DM’s house for your game nights, and they’ve got snacks on deck ready to play. If you’re lucky, they’ve cooked dinner for the group, and you’re ready to chow down while gaming. Even better, you have a cook in the group who likes to try and experiment with new dishes. Whatever the situation, the official D&D cookbook provides fun inspiration and notable dishes for the cook in the group or the DM to try out.

Dungeons & Dragons Rules Expansion Gift Set (D&D Books)-: Tasha's Cauldron of Everything + Xanathar's Guide to Everything + Monsters of the Multiverse + DM Screen

Dungeons & Dragons Rules Expansion Gift Set

Perfect Gift For The Entire Party

$79 $170 Save $91

The rules expansion gift set for D&D makes the perfect gift for both players and dungeon masters. Honestly, it’s a great gift for the entire party. With Xanathar’s Guide to Everything, Tasha’s Cauldron of Everything and Monsters of the Multiverse, you get the three biggest books all packed into one easy package, bringing fifth edition D&D up to speed.

Pros

  • Great gift for the entire group
  • Add tons of new backgrounds, spells and character species to play
  • With both DM and player options, it’s great for any type of player
Cons

  • Can be a bit expensive if not caught on sale

The best gift is the one that enhances the gameplay. With this giftset, your entire table will get the gift of the expanded ruleset for the fifth edition of Dungeons & Dragons. With more than 30 new player character species options, over 250 monsters, new spells, addendums to mechanics, and so much more, be the hero of your table with the complete expanded ruleset for the holidays to bring your gaming in the new year to a whole new level.

An image of the Deck of Many things and the Book of Many Things

The Deck of Many Things – Includes The Book of Many Things (D&D Expansion Book)

Best Gift For Tarot & Astrology Lovers

This infamous magic item has been revamped for the fifth edition of Dungeons & Dragons. The Deck of Many Things bundle includes the 22 original cards in the deck, and 44 new cards, bringing 66 beautifully crafted cards to your table with stunning artwork. The set also includes an 80-page hardcover guidebook showing each card and how to read/interpret it, a custom deck box to hold them, and the Book of Many things, with new character options and interpretations for the deck, perfect for players and DM’s alike. 

Pros

  • Great gift for the entire table
  • Perfect for fans of the Deck of Many Things
  • Great for fans of tarot cards and astrology
  • Useful for both players and Dungeon Masters

Bring action to the table with the addition of The Deck of Many Things. The physical deck is available, and pulling actual cards from the deck and interpreting them to enhance your game is a ton of fun. The full deck with beautiful cards and artwork will stand out at your table, and it comes bundled with a booklet detailing how to read every card in every position for every occasion. Grabbing the bundle will net you the Book of Many Things, delving deeper into how to use the deck and providing more character options, quests, and more. Bringing physical elements to a tabletop game will entice the entire group, and tarot card fans are in for a treat when interpreting the deck itself.

Bioworld Dungeons & Dragons Player's Handbook Fifth Edition Plush Throw Blanket

Bioworld Dungeons & Dragons Player’s Handbook Fifth Edition Plush Throw Blanket

Best Cozy Gift

Keep a soft plush D&D blanket around at all times for your game nights. This plush fleece-feeling blanket from Bioworld features the cover of the fifth edition of the Dungeons & Dragons player handbook. Go on hours of adventures with your friends while staying cuddled and cozy during your sessions—the perfect gift for anyone at the table.

Pros

  • Soft plush fleece feel
  • detailed and easily recognizable design
  • Great gift for anyone at the table
  • Perfect for any occasion for the cozy gamer who loves D&D

Get cozy during game night and wrap yourself up with this Dungeons & Dragons fifth edition Player’s Handbook blanket. This plush blanket sports the front of the fifth edition D&D cover, easily recognizable by everyone at the table. It makes the perfect gift, with a soft plush feel and a recognizable image; your Dungeon Master or player will love snuggling up in the chair, a blanket wrapper around them, rolling dice, and having a good time.

Bioworld Dungeons & Dragons 16 oz. Ceramic Coffee Mug

Bioworld Dungeons & Dragons 16 oz. Ceramic Coffee Mug

Best Value

The perfect gift for any player at the table, an official D&D-designed mug makes for a great, useful gift your party will keep coming back to. This 16-ounce mug is perfect for whatever beverage gets you through the session, and the D&D images on the front and back are a cute novelty sure to share your love for the world’s best roleplaying game.

Pros

  • Perfect gift for literally anyone
  • Keep your DM awake and their coffee topped off
  • Next D&D design makes the mug unique and recognizable
  • Great value gift for under $20

Whether it’s a cup of coffee for the evening or filled with the tavern’s strongest ale, this D&D ceramic mug makes the perfect gift for any occasion. Take it home or bring it to every game night to refill your drink of choice as you slay monsters and save the world. Microwave safe, this mug makes the perfect gift for any coffee lover at the table. Keep the DM running with their choice of coffee and this D&D mug, or fill your party’s cups to the top with soda as you play well into the evening. A great value gift for Secret Santa under $20.

Conclusion

There are a ton of options when it comes to gifting for your D&D group. Gifts such as dice sets, dice holders, spell cards, and the like all provide what you and your friends need at the table. You’ll most likely have a ton of dice already though, and if you’ve been playing, a dice tray, a way to read spells, and your own set of books. The gifts included in this guide are great for outside of the game, enhancing the experience with cooking meals, coffee mugs, and cozy finds to make each session a great experience even outside of the game.

FAQ

What to buy for someone who likes Dungeons and Dragons?

If you’re looking for items for someone who enjoys D&D, determine whether they need things to play the game, or whether they need items to enjoy the experience. If they’re a dice collector, we have a guide for where to buy D&D dice sets. If they’re looking to start their own campaign, we’ve got a guide for what to buy to get started.

If they love the game but own everything they need to play, then anything in the list above is perfect for them. Practical items such as the D&D cookbook, the mug, or a throw blanket are useful inside and outside of the game while also allowing them to show off their love for D&D.

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