Merry Squidmas!

The holidays are well and truly upon us and the developers behind all of our favourite games have been sharing festive messages for fans, friends, and everyone in between.

We've gathered a handful of these for you to check out below, hopefully getting you into the festive spirit ahead of the big day, and also reminding us just how wonderful this little hobby of ours really is.

We'll kick things off with some official Nintendo messages, of course:

The lovely folks over at Image & Form have joined in the fun, too:

The official Sonic account shared a new animated short this year:

Yooka-Laylee developer Playtonic Games has even shared a poem:

And now for some postcards, starting with Team17, Psyonix, Blizzard and EA Sports:

From Konami, Koei Tecmo and Neatherrealm Studios:

From XSEED Games, Evil Mojo Games and Epic Games:

Happy holidays, folks!