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The SLIS 2014 Holiday Geek Gift Guide

SLIS 2014 Holiday Geek Gift Guide: A regular Smorgasbord of pop-culture gadgets and apparel. 

**UPDATED with Black Friday deals!

Hello and welcome to the 2014 edition of the SLIS Holiday Geek Gift Guide. I’ve compiled a list of the must-have (or fun to have) pop culture gifts for nerds and geeks everywhere (be sure to check out list of best music box-sets and best Blu-ray gifts too.


I have links from Thinkgeek, Amazon, Modcloth and Entertainment Earth below for a variety of apparel, gadgets, toys and collectibles, broken down by genre or pop-culture affiliation.

We get a percentage of any item that you purchase through this site, so thanks in advance if you choose to do so.

Let’s begin:

 

STAR WARS STUFF:

 

Star Wars Accordion Sunshade


In between Kessel run breaks, keep your car nice and cool with Star Wars crew in tow.

 

William Shakespeare’s The Empire Striketh Back

Classic literature this is not…or is it?

 

Death Star Bluetooth Speaker 

Death Star Bluetooth Speaker Death Star Bluetooth Speaker

This speaker is completely operational. Make your miniature evil space orb play all your fave tunes.

 

 

Star Wars X-Wing Knife Block

Star Wars X-Wing Knife Block

For when you don’t have a light saber handy…


R2-D2 Ladies’ Yoga Pants Heather

R2-D2 Ladies' Yoga Pants Heather, L

Downward facing droid.


Star Wars Polo Shirts Black, M

Star Wars Polo Shirts Black, M

 

Sugar Skull Trooper Heather Black, M

Sugar Skull Trooper Heather Black, M

 


R2-D2 USB Car Charger
 BLACK FRIDAY deal: only $29.99 (25% off)

R2-D2 USB Car Charger

Blast off to the Dagobah system…or just for a trip to the store…he’ll be along for the ride.

 

Star Wars R2-D2 Carry-On Luggage

Star Wars R2-D2 Carry-On Luggage


Star Wars Han and Leia Bathroom Hand Towels
 BF Deal! Only $14.99 (25% off)

Star Wars Han and Leia Bathroom Hand Towels

Cue the John Williams’ music

 


Exclusive Star Wars R2-D2 Measuring Cup Set
 BF DEAL! Only $14.99(25% off)

Exclusive Star Wars R2-D2 Measuring Cup Set


Han Solo in Carbonite Rug Han Solo small/medium

Han Solo in Carbonite Rug Han Solo small/medium


Chewbacca Ladies’ Robe Brown, S/M

Chewbacca Ladies' Robe Brown, S/M

Star Wars Boba Fett Bathrobe

Star Wars Boba Fett Bathrobe

Even the galaxy’s most infamous bounty hunter needs something to keep warm in the mornings.

 

May the Fierce Be with You Tee – $27.99 from: ModCloth

 

Classic old-school Star Wars poster right on your chest.

Shop our Holiday Gift Guide at ModCloth!

 

William Shakespeare’s Star Wars – $14.99

 

To wheeze or not to wheeze…

 

The Perfect Stormtrooper String Lights

They can’t shoot straight but they should light up your home just fine.

Order Star Wars Wampa Plush Throw Rug from Entertainment Earth! Black Friday deal! Only $95 (normally $129)

Star Wars Wampa Plush Throw Rug

 

STAR TREK:

 

Stardate with Destiny Ice Cube Tray

Drink long and prosper!

 

 Deep Space Canine Dog Bed from: ModCloth

He controls your life already, might as well make it official with this nifty dog bed.

 


Star Trek Uniform Polos Red, XXL

Star Trek Uniform Polos Red, XXL

Does it get any more awesome and nerdier than this? I don’t think so.

 

Order Star Trek Original Series Communicator – an EE Exclusive from Entertainment Earth!

Star Trek Original Series Communicator - an EE Exclusive

Strike that…only if you pair it with this awesome communicator replica.

 

Dr. WHO:

The long running British sci-fi series has an endless amount of cool merch; here are some highlights:

 Who-ology – $19.99 from: ModCloth

 

 

Dalek the Halls Ornament – $16.99


 

Baby Itb – $16.99 from: ModCloth

 


Exclusive Doctor Who TARDIS Throw Blanket
 BF DEAL! Only $14.99 (40% off)

Exclusive Doctor Who TARDIS Throw Blanket

 

 

SUPERHERO STUFF:

Order Guardians of Galaxy Dancing Groot Pop! Vinyl Bobble Figure from Entertainment Earth!

Guardians of the Galaxy Ravagers Groot Pop! Vinyl Exclusive

 

We are Groot. Everyone needs a Dancing Groot, and here’s your chance.

 

Order Green Lantern Logo Ring from Entertainment Earth!

Green Lantern Logo Ring

Wear this comic book goodness and forget about the Ryan Reynolds movie.

 

 

Order Guardians of Galaxy Rocket Raccoon Figural Bank – Exclusive from Entertainment Earth!

Guardians of Galaxy Rocket Raccoon Figural Bank - Exclusive

 

More GOTG goodness.

 

Order Batman and Superman Resin Bookend Statues from Entertainment Earth!

Batman and Superman Resin Bookend Statues

 

Your books will be under the watchful eye of these comic book titans.

 

 

Order Batman 1966 TV Series Batmobile 1:24 Hot Wheels Heritage from Entertainment Earth!

Batman TV Series 1966 Batmobile with Collector Magazine

 

I want this…bad.

 

 

Order Batman 1966 Batman and Robin Mini Mez-Itz with Batmobile from Entertainment Earth!

 

Batman 1966 Batman and Robin Mini Mez-Itz with Batmobile

Another vintage Batmobile, just with adorable passengers in tow.

 

 

 

Order Batman 1966 Silicone Ice Cube Tray from Entertainment Earth!

Batman 1966 Silicone Ice Cube Tray

Holy memorable melting ice, Batman! Even Mr. Freeze would be on board with these groovy icetrays.

 

 

Order Batman 1966 TV Series Batman Maquette Statue from Entertainment Earth!

Batman 1966 TV Series Batman Maquette Statue

 

It’s like having your own one-man Adam West wax museum. Quite detailed.

 

Order Batman Classic 1966 TV Series 1 8-Inch Action Figure Set from Entertainment Earth!

 

Batman Classic 1966 TV Series 1 8-Inch Action Figure Set

More 60’s Batman goodness (and don’t forget about the newly released Blu-ray Box-Set, the ideal gift for Bat-fans.

 

 

Order Guardians of Galaxy Howard the Duck Pop! Vinyl Bobble Figure from Entertainment Earth!

Guardians of Galaxy Howard the Duck Pop! Vinyl Bobble Figure

Marvel’s crabbiest duck (only duck?), finally got some respect in GOTG. A perfect time to have him immortalized in bobble-head form.

 

 

Order Guardians of Galaxy Mystery Mini Vinyl Figure Display Box from Entertainment Earth!

Guardians of Galaxy Mystery Mini Vinyl Figure Display Box

 

 

More Guardians of the Galaxy figures, all cute and pint-sized.

 

Order SNL Ace Gary Bighead 3 3/4-Inch Figures in Tin-Con Exclusive from Entertainment Earth!

SNL Ace Gary Bighead 3 3/4-Inch Figures in Tin-Con Exclusive

 

 

Secret History of Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman is getting a lot of attention lately, with an upcoming appearance in Batman v Superman, and her own solo film. But she’s had a very interesting journey from concept to execution, as told in this new book.

 

Batman 75th Anniversary Box Set


In honor of Batman’s 75th birthday, DC has released a box set of some of his greatest comic stories, all for just $31.61.

 


Batmobile Service Center Heather Charcoal

Batmobile Service Center Heather Charcoal, S

 

Batman Fleece Robe Black

Batman Fleece Robe Black

Batman has let himself go…the Dark Knight lounges.


Exclusive Premium Captain America Hoodie Large

Exclusive Premium Captain America Hoodie Large

 

Exclusive Premium Rocket Raccoon Hoodie 2XL

Exclusive Premium Rocket Raccoon Hoodie 2XL

Off-putting or awesome? A bit of both I spose.

 


3D Deco Superhero Wall Lights Spider-Man Head

3D Deco Superhero Wall Lights Spider-Man Head

 

ThinkGeek Exclusive Batman Wreath Black, L

ThinkGeek Exclusive Batman Wreath Black, L

Tis’ the season to be batty!

Superheroine Caped Sleep Tanks 

Superheroine Caped Sleep Tanks Wonder Woman, M

 

TWILIGHT ZONE:

Order Twilight Zone Eye of the Beholder Diorama from Entertainment Earth!

Twilight Zone Eye of the Beholder Diorama

 

 

 

Order The Twilight Zone Gremlin Monitor Mate Bobble Head from Entertainment Earth!

The Twilight Zone Gremlin Monitor Mate Bobble Head

 

 

Order The Twilight Zone Bob Wilson Bobble Head from Entertainment Earth!

The Twilight Zone Bob Wilson Bobble Head

 

I think it goes without saying that Bob and the Gremlin should be a package deal. Luckily there’s a current special where they’re only $2.60 a piece, (normally $13.99!)

 

ALIEN STUFF:

JK Alien monster Punk Gothic jewelry Silver/Gold Color Metal

A ring that perfectly encapsulates how the late H.R. Giger’s Xenomorph is both repulsive yet beautiful, and a true work of art.

Alien – A Perfect Organism – 2014 Hallmark Keepsake Ornament

For when you care enough to scare the very best. Hallmark’s Alien ornament is out of this universe in coolness.

 

Alien: Isolation – PlayStation 4

Filled with visuals that rival the best in current cinema, Alien:Isolation is a scary good time in video game-dom.

 

Aliens Xenomorph Plush

Aliens Xenomorph Plush

Awwww…ouch!!!

 

Diamond Select Toys Aliens: Alien Head Metal Bottle Opener

I admire its purity…and how easy it can open up a beer.


Alien Pint Glass Set of Four

Alien Pint Glass Set of Four

Something snazzy to pour your xenomorph opened beer into.

 

FUNKO ReACtion Figures

Order The Crow ReAction 3 3/4-Inch Retro Action Figure from Entertainment Earth!
The Crow ReAction 3 3/4-Inch Retro Action Figure

Order Halloween Michael Myers ReAction 3 3/4-Inch Retro Figure from Entertainment Earth!

Halloween Michael Myers ReAction 3 3/4-Inch Retro Figure

 

 

Order Universal Monsters Creature ReAction 3 3/4-Inch Figure from Entertainment Earth!

Universal Monsters Creature ReAction 3 3/4-Inch Figure

Funko has made an impressive cross-section of pop-culture characters get immortalized in Kenner action figure-esque form.

Want to see the full Funko figures toyline including Alien, Snake Plissken, Marty McFly and more? Then click here: Funko

 

MISC:


Back to the Future Flux Capacitor Wristwatch

Back to the Future Flux Capacitor Wristwatch

Cue up the Huey Lewis…

 


Flux Capacitor USB Car Charger

Flux Capacitor USB Car Charger

DeLorean not included.


iPhone Merry Charger

iPhone Merry Charger

 

Cards Against Humanity: Fifth Expansion

The latest edition of the card game that brings out the worst and most hilarious in you, your friends and family.

 

Crabs Adjust Humidity – 4-Pack (Vol. 1-2-3-4)

Is standard Cards Against Humanity too tame for ya? Want to really blacken your soul in the name of a good time? Crabs Adjust Humidity raises the bar for depraved lowbrow humor. Add all four packs to your Cards stack and get ready to be horrified…and to laugh.

 

Apocalypse Snow Globe

Apocalypse Snow Globe

The end of the world in tranquil, miniature form.

 

Sorry, Folks! – National Lampoon’S Vacation – 2014 Hallmark Keepsake Ornament

For the Clark Griswold in your life (everybody has at least one).

 

A Feast of Ice Fire – $34.99 from: ModCloth


Shark Plush Slippers for Grown Ups

Shark Plush Slippers for Grown Ups


Dino Bioluminescent Pet

Dino Bioluminescent Pet

 

Order Ghostbusters Stay Puft Pink Premium Hikari – EE Exclusive from Entertainment Earth!

Ghostbusters Stay Puft Pink Premium Hikari - EE Exclusive

 

 

Order South Park Mr. Hankey Deluxe Talking Action Figure, Not Mint from Entertainment Earth!

South Park Mr. Hankey Deluxe Talking Action Figure, Not Mint

 

Kicking it old-stool…I mean school.

 

Order Forbidden Planet Robby the Robot Pop! Vinyl Figure from Entertainment Earth!

Forbidden Planet Robby the Robot Pop! Vinyl Figure, Not Mint

Order Frozen Olaf the Snowman Talking Room Light from Entertainment Earth!
Frozen Olaf the Snowman Talking Room Light

 

 

Developing Your Decor Toilet Tissue Holder – $29.99 from: ModCloth


Relax the camera doesn’t actually work. That would be the Chuck Berry model.

 

A Reel Work of Art Wine Rack – $69.99
from: ModCloth

 

 


Classic Arcade Wristwatch

Classic Arcade Wristwatch

The game is never over…but make sure you don’t step out into traffic ala Frogger playing this thing.

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So that wraps up the 2014 Holiday Geek Gift guide! Thanks again if you choose to buy through us. I’ll update with Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals where available.

Make sure to check out my 2012 and 2013 editions for even more geek gift awesomeness!

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