Some of the unique custom features and add-ons to GamersHQ.com include:
- Image Gallery - Members have unlimited storage space to upload screenshots and images.
- Blogs - Every GHQ member has access to a customizable personal blog to share their gaming experiences.
- Reviews - A full-featured game and product reviews add-on, fully integrated with the forum user database, is available for GamersHQ members to share ratings and reviews of new games and gaming-related products.
- Forum Points - A currency system rewards members for activity and contributions to the forum community. These points, HQ Dollars (HQD), can then be used by members to purchase full versions of popular games, merchandise and gift certificates.
- Social Networking - Every member has a fully customisable profile page, which allows members to change the fonts, background images, colors, and entire look and feel of their personal profile page. Members can also create a contact list of fellow members, associates and friends, and use that list to limit viewing of profile elements accordingly. Member-created social groups are also offered, which allow members to create on-the-fly public, private or invitation-only groups focused on any topic. Social groups can have their own discussion threads, images and group icons.
- Custom Enhancements - Dozens of other enhancements to the base vBulletin platform have been implemented on GamersHQ to provide additional user-friendliness, convenience, and advanced features.