30 Cool Things to 3D Print for Gamers – Accessories & More


Many gamers are involved with 3D printing but can find it difficult to find some of the best things to 3D print.

I thought to search through the internet and find 30 really cool 3D printed objects that gamers would love, packed with accessories, characters, high quality models and more.

Before we dive right into it, know that if you have a 3D printer, you can create your collection of gaming models.

Let’s check them out!

1. 8-Bit Videogame Coasters

For lovers of retro games, it contains 8 different unique video game coasters with customized holders for holding drinks in place while you have fun. It is a great addition to your living room.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - 8-Bit Videogame Coasters - 3D Printerly

Created by hockenmaier.

2. Nintendo Switch Single Joy-Con Grip + And –

Your Nintendo Switch game controller can now be made better with 3D printing!. It is a joy-con grip that does not require a strap. There is an easily accessible button present. It works very fine and several people that have made it love it.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Nintendo Switch Single Joy-Con Grip - 3D Printerly

Created by manabun.

3. Clawshot: The Legend of Zelda

The Clawshot model perfectly reflects the glory associated with the legendary Zelda game series. A user mentioned they used a Makerbot Replicator 2X with White ABS to create this model. It will need some post-processing to get it perfect.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Clawshot The Legend of Zelda - 3D Printerly

Created by TheKretchfoop.

4. The Elder Wand

Created after the Harry Potter series to replicate the wand, It is divided into two pieces so that it will print on any good 3D printer.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - The Elder Wand - 3D Printerly

Created by jakereeves.

5. 8 Bit Heart Pendant Charm Set

Another game accessory for gamers is this modeled keys of the “traditional” 8-bit heart, and 4 minis, which can be used as a substitute for a board game or can be used to make a pretty bracelet.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - 8-Bit Heart Pendant Charm Set - 3D Printerly

Created by mortinus.

6. Halo 4 Helmet Full-Size A

Although it is not recommended for motor vehicle use, this 3D print is an ideal protective homemade partner for light and tedious tasks. When done with the right 3D settings, it should fit your head without stress.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Halo 4 Helmet Full Size - 3D Printerly

Created by big_red_frog.

7. Functional Pokéball – Nintendo Switch Game Cartridge Case

This Pokémon-based 3D print features an easy and cool way to hold your switch game carts. There are 5 parts: top outer shell, top inner shell, a button, bottom inner shell, and bottom outer shell.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Functional Pokeball - Nintendo Switch Game Catridge Case - 3D Printerly

Created by samk3ys.

8. Smart One Handed Bottle Opener

This model is very easy to print no matter the type of 3D printer you have, it is effective, and will come out strong as long as you get the settings right. You will also need some superglue if you are printing editions 2, 3 or 4.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Functional Pokeball - Smart One Handed Bottle Opener - 3D Printerly

Created by Kart5a.

9. Bag Clip – PLA Compatible

You may have tried a lot of bag clips but found out that most of them are only working with ABS material since it is more flexible. This designed 3D printed clip works with PLA. The creator used a hinge instead of a spring mechanism.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Bag Clip - PLA Compatible - 3D Printerly

Created for MasterFX.

10. Master Sword Switch Game Cart Holder

If your favorite is cartridge games, this designed case was designed for you to store your games in a cool space when you are not indoors. The handle wrap is a faux suede cord.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Master Sword Switch Game Cart Holder - 3D Printerly

Created by kDaesign.

11. NinTastic – Nintendo Style Case for the Raspberry Pi

A great gaming accessory is this case that holds a Raspberry Pi and a Model. It hooks up just fine and the input and outputs for various models like USB game controller, SD card, and Micro USB are made available in case you want to 3D print each.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - NinTastic - Nintendo Style Case for the Raspberry Pi - 3D Printerly

Created by tastic007.

12. Old Priest (Warlock)

This game: Enchanted Garden of Messer Ansaldo was designed by Marie Spartali Stillman to follow a magician who makes a garden bear fruit and flowers in the winter for Messer Ansaldo to win the heart of a married lady.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Old Priest (Warlock) - 3D Printerly

Created by boris3dstudio.

13. Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Grip

Enjoy your premium game experience with simple buttons you don’t need any straps to enjoy playing your favorite game. Easily printed on an Ender 3 with Cura as many users have done.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Grip - 3D Printerly

Created by manabun.

14. Xbox One Controller Mini Wheel

You get to choose different frames for your game controller. All you need to print is one frame and one wheel. After that, it is cruise control for your Xbox. You can enjoy this game controller better with racing games.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - XBox One Controller Mini Wheel - 3D Printerly

Created by pixel2.

15. Zelda Planter – Single/Dual Extrusion Minimal Planter

If you want to spruce up your gaming are with some nice decorations, this Zelda Planter is a perfect 3D print to create. It is available in both dual extrusion and single extrusion versions.

Show off your love of gaming with this cool design on your desk or table.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Zelda Printer - Single or Dual Extrusion Minimal Planter - 3D Printerly

Created by FLOWALTASIK.

16. OpenDive 3D Virtual Reality Goggles

These goggles can be used for an expanded view of special events in and around the home. You could order a pair of lenses to complete the 3D print. Printing comes with a simple instruction: print with about 40% infill, no support, no raft, all parts in one go.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - OpenDive 3D Virtual Reality Goggles - 3D Printerly

Created by opendive.

17. DIY Phone Trigger Buttons (PUBG Mobile/ROS/Fortnite)

This model allows you 3D trigger buttons on your smartphones. It doesn’t matter the make or model, it should fit perfectly and do the job right.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - DIY Phone Trigger Buttons (PUBG Mobile-ROS-Fornite) - 3D Printerly

Created by angelocasi.

18. Mini SNES – Raspberry Pi 2/3 Case

Another great gaming accessory that can do almost anything as long as you use the required hardware. The designer recommends that you print at 25% infill to get a smooth and great design.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Mini SNES - Raspberry Pi 2-3 Case - 3D Printerly

Created by AndrewBougie.

19. Articulating, Wall-Mounted, Magnetic Phone Mount

This magnetic phone mount is another cool model you should 3D print. You will be set free from holding your phone even at night as you can freely fall asleep while streaming your favorite movie to TV program.

You’ll need a Magnetic Plate Mount and Enkay 4480-C 8-Pound Super Magnets.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Articulating Wall Mounted Magnetic Phone Mount - 3D Printerly

Created by doctriam.

20. Question Block Switch Cartridge Case

A really cool take on the Mario question blocks that most of us can appreciate.

As long as you try sanding or slicing back the bottom edge, you won’t have any issues with printing the box, the lid, the question marks, and the 4.5mm screws.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Question Block Switch Cartridge Case - 3D Printerly

Created by Kickass3DPrints.

21. Headphone Stand (Setup Themed)

This model, when 3D printed, will help store headphones correctly. It incorporates a cable hook to keep things tidy when storing the headphones and a modular design to aid in repairs should it break.

The design is very strong and is more than capable of supporting a good pair of headphones.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Headphone Stand (Setup Themed) - 3D Printerly

Created by NoycePrints.

22. Can Holder/Dice Mug

This mug is modeled to fit a standard 33cl can (66mm diameter) which fits snugly inside. The mug is also useful for keeping all your dice, in case you are an ardent tabletop gamer. It’s made to print without any supports.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Can Holder-Dice Mug - 3D Printerly

Created by ArsMoriendi3D.

23. Talking D20

Patterned after the ancient Greek dice of 20 sides, it has electronics inside, so it won’t be 100% balanced. It doesn’t replace your dice, but you could load each of the 20 faces with the names of local lunch spots and use it to pick the day’s destination.

Once it lands on one of the faces, it verbally speaks on what you set it to say. This is really cool and has so many possibilities for fun!

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Talking D20 - 3D Printerly

Created by adafruit

24. Dice Tower with Fold-Up Trays

Most people enjoy dice games but find it annoying looking for the dice when they go missing. This dice tower will accommodate most standard dice sizes but can be scaled up or down accordingly depending on your preference.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Dice Tower with Fold-Up Trays - 3D Printerly

Created by 3DCentralVA.

25. Another Dice Tower

The main difference with this dice tower is how you can actually watch your dice roll down the tower. It has been through updates and iterations to make sure it looks and 3D prints nicely for all the users out there.

For example, some users mentioned difficulties with printing the banisters, so the designer increased the thickness to make it better. You even have the optional knight within the dice tower to add as a decoration.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Another Dice Tower - 3D Printerly

Created by Lau85.

26. Player Character Pack 03

This set of miniatures were created for you to print and customize easily. It not only has the STL files for you to download, but also has the OBJ design files. You’re getting a whopping 17 different models with this character pack.

The character files are available so you can change the pose, weapons, or tweak.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Player Character Pack 03 - 3D Printerly

Created by Valandar.

27. Spinning Tops Orbital Series

If you want an awesome gadget to have on your table which can spin at nice speeds, you’ll want to 3D print the Spinning Tops Orbital Series.

It is designed specifically in a way that puts the weight of each top on the border, leading to a centrifugal force that spins the model easier and for longer. Kids and adults can definitely enjoy this model.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Spinning Tops Orbital Series - 3D Printerly

Created by Ysoft_be3D.

28. Low-Poly Pikachu

This final design is based on Pokémon. The model from the picture was printed with a Prusa i3, 0.2mm layer height, 0.5mm nozzle, 45mm/s speed, and a cooling fan. With the right material, it holds well without any support.

It is made to lack detail, but give enough of it so you can see it’s a Pikachu!

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Low-Poly Pikachu - 3D Printerly

Created by FLOWALISTIK.

29. π64 (mini N64 case for RPi3 & 4)

This version of the case can be used with the Raspberry Pi 4. All other parts are the same as with the Raspberry with the top and bottom being the only difference.

You’ll need a set of parts to create this such as superglue, 7 M2.5 screws, then the Raspberry Pi itself with accessories.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - π64 (Mini N64 Case for RPi3 & 4) - 3D Printerly

Created by elhuff.

30. Customizable Fan Grill Cover

Fan covers on Thingiverse haven’t been the best quality, so one user decided to make the ultimate package of customizable fan grill covers that can be 3D printed nicely.

You can actually use different settings and create your own fan cover. Follow the instructions on the Thingiverse page and you’ll be guided through on how to do this for yourself, or you can use the pre-made fan covers that are available.

30 Best 3D Prints for Gamers - Customizable Fan Grill Cover - 3D Printerly

Created by mightynozzle.

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