How Do I Use an Amazon Gift Card for Games?

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By Ralph Torres

If you’re a gamer, you probably already know about Amazon and their gift cards. These cards are a great way to purchase games and other gaming-related items.

But what if you’re not sure how to use an Amazon gift card for games? In this tutorial, we’ll show you how.

Step 1: Purchase an Amazon Gift Card

The first step in using an Amazon gift card for games is to actually purchase the card. You can buy Amazon gift cards at most major retailers, or directly from Amazon’s website. Once you have your gift card, it’s time to move on to the next step.

Step 2: Redeem Your Gift Card

Redeeming your Amazon gift card is easy. Simply go to the Amazon website and log in to your account. Once you’re logged in, click on “Accounts & Lists” at the top of the page, then click on “Gift cards”.

From there, click on “Redeem a gift card”. Enter your gift card code into the box provided and click “Apply”. Your account will now be credited with the amount of your gift card.

Step 3: Browse for Games

Now that your account has been credited with your gift card amount, it’s time to start browsing for games. You can do this by clicking on “Video Games” under the “Shop by Department” section on Amazon’s homepage. From there, you can browse through all of the available games or use the search bar to find specific titles.

Step 4: Add Games to Your Cart

Once you’ve found a game or games that you want to purchase, simply add them to your cart by clicking on the “Add to Cart” button next to each game. You can continue shopping and adding more games if you wish.

Step 5: Checkout

When you’re ready to checkout, click on the “Cart” button at the top of the page. Review your order and make sure everything looks correct.

Then, click on the “Proceed to Checkout” button. Follow the prompts to enter your shipping and payment information.

Step 6: Apply Your Gift Card

At the payment screen, you’ll see an option to apply a gift card or promotional code. Click on this option and enter your gift card code in the box provided. Click “Apply” and your gift card balance will be deducted from your total.

Step 7: Complete Your Purchase

Finally, review your order one last time to make sure everything is correct. Once you’re ready, click on the “Place Your Order” button.

Congratulations! You’ve just used an Amazon gift card to purchase games.


Using an Amazon gift card for games is a simple process that can save you money on your gaming purchases. By following these easy steps, you’ll be able to use your gift card and start playing all of the latest games in no time. Happy gaming!