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Polygon’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide for Streamers and Content Creators

It seems like everyone is streaming or becoming a content creator lately, from teachers becoming streamers thanks to the pandemic to people solving their crosswords on TikTok. For anyone who creates content, you’re probably playing your favorite games in front of an audience or making videos based on your interests. However you stream, we’ve put together the perfect gift guide for streamers and content creators.

Polygon’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide for Streamers and Content Creators has recommendations for improving your setup, whether you’re online playing games, making videos, or just wanting to spruce up your work from the Zoom home calls. Below we’ve compiled some of our favorite PC gaming accessories, cameras, backgrounds, headsets, and microphones.

Whatever your budget, you can use our 2021 holiday gift guide for streamers and content creators to find the right item for you, your friends, family, or coworker. Some of our recommendations work well together, like a chair and desk, while others are stand-alone items that will enhance your setup.

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beyerdynamic DT 700 PRO X, $ 299

Just because you’re streaming doesn’t mean you need to use a gaming headset. The DT 700 Pro X headset is studio-grade gear that works great for gaming and editing audio and video content.

Everlasting Comfort Footstool, $ 25.45

Posture might not be the first thing you think about when creating a stream, but it’s worth investing in ways to stay comfortable and healthy while having fun. sitting hours.

Nyx Finishing Powder, $ 8.25

You might not think of makeup as a necessary part of going in front of a camera, but once you use this powder to reduce the shine on your face, you’ll be glad you have it.

NZXT capsule microphone, $ 130

Designed for a plug-and-play experience, the Capsule is the perfect companion for communicating while gaming or streaming. With features like the cardioid polar pattern and an internal shock mount, it captures your voice and nothing else. No need to worry about loud fans or a loud keyboard, Capsule is designed to capture your voice with crystal-clear clarity in a gaming environment. The sleek, simplistic design – available in black or white – requires very little adjustment for perfect sound, so you can jump right into your game or streaming.