30 Unique Gifts For Geeks This Christmas – 2021
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30 Unique Gifts For Geeks This Christmas

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The holidays are already here and as is the norm, we’re seeking gifts for friends and loved ones. And if one of your loved ones is a nerd, that means you’re looking for something unique because any regular gift will not do.

The good news is that shopping for geeks is easy. How come, you ask? Well, because we are total nerds and will geek out over the most ridiculous of things – but only if it tickles our fancy.

So if you’re looking for a gift for a gamer or techie trinkets for your tech nerd, we got you. We have put together this list to help you find something for your person this holiday season. Here are unique gifts for geeks this Christmas.

The Mandalorian Choice

Mandalorian and The Child Bobblehead

Celebrating Christmas with this duo would be the greatest gift for a Mandalorian superfan. I mean, it’s Mando and Grogu—in one. These vinyl figurines will be an awesome addition to their Funko Pop lineup and are guaranteed to bring a smile to their faces. Just to mention, the Mandalorian is the bobblehead and Grogu does not bobble. Discover more Mandalorian Funko figures here.

The Gamers Choice

Retro Game Console

This portable retro game console is perfect for the gamer who wants to re-live their childhood memories. It contains all the classic games from Sega, Nintendo, Game Boy, etc., and also has an alarm and album feature for extra functionality. The handheld game console will be an alarm clock and electronic photo album when you are not in gaming mode. Learn more here.

The Spongebob Choice

Spongebob Krusty Krab Lunchbox

This Spongebob Krusty Krab Lunchbox is the closest thing to having a meal at the Krusty Krab. This cute lunchbox opens like a mailbox and has got enough room to fit in all your Krabby patties plus one or two water bottles. The material is quite sturdy and durable and will serve you for a good while. It definitely makes the cut for unique gifts for geeks this Christmas. Great gift for any Sponge Bob lover.

The Spiderman Choice

Spider-Man Desk Lamp

Spider-Man: No Way Home is soon to be released and I dare say it’s going to be epic! Well, this Spider-Man Desk Lamp might just shine a little light to help our friendly neighborhood Spidey find his way in the multiverse mess that he’s created. This collectible mood light shines down on a sculpted Spider-Man figure dangling upside down in one of his famous poses. It is a great addition to your superhero collection and works great as a lamp.

For The Star Wars Geek

Death Star Popcorn Maker

Make healthier snack choices with this Star Wars Death Star Popcorn Maker. It uses hot air to pop the corn which means no grease in your snack. It is a better option to prepare healthy snacks for your Star Wars movie night, and even better, the top cover doubles as a serving bowl. Learn more here. Discover more Star Wars gifts here.

For The Music Geek

STYLOPHONE GEN X-1 Portable Analog Synthesizer

Satisfy your music nerd’s desire to always create music with this analog synthesizer. The stylophone is packed with features that will allow them to create from quirky beats to haunting melodies, or whatever other nerdy sounds they might come up with, all in the palm of their hands. The synth is battery-operated and has a built-in speaker which allows you to take it anywhere and create sounds on the go. Fun fact: In July 1969, David Bowie created ‘Space Oddity’ using the Stylophone. Learn more here.

The Board Game Choice

Twilight Imperium Board Game

What’s a better way to bond with friends and family than with a board game? In this game of galactic conquest, each player takes command of one of seventeen unique civilizations to compete for interstellar supremacy through warfare, trade, uncertain allegiances, and political dominance. It is perfect for game nights or as a fun activity. Discover more board game options here.

For The Book Nerd

PageGlow Reading Light

Fuel your book nerd’s reading obsession with this PageGlow reading light. Since traditional reading lights tend to spill light and disturb others, this light will allow them to read comfortably without inconveniencing those around them. The PageGlow evenly lights an entire page allowing them to read in situations they normally wouldn’t. And it comes in either a battery-powered or rechargeable version. It is perfect for reading in bed.

The Cowboy Bebop Choice

Cowboy Bebop: Making The Netflix Series Hardcover

Technically, this doesn’t get released till after Christmas, but it’s still a nice gift to give to a Cowboy Bebop fan. This hardcover of Netflix’s adaptation of the Cowboy Bebop anime will give its fans a glimpse into the filmmaking process. The book features concept art, sketches, behind-the-scenes photography, and interviews with the cast and crew. It is set to be released on May 3, 2022, but is available for preorder now.

For The Tech Nerd

Penguin Bot Robot Kit 

This is a STEM toy gift for kids and adults who are interested in electronics or robotics. It comes with a user manual that will guide them on how to build up the bot step by step and program it. With this STEM kit, your tech nerd will learn engineering and programming while having fun playing with it. Learn more.

The Cosplay Choice

The Grinch Cosplay Mask

Is Christmas complete without the Grinch cosplay? I think not. This Grinch mask is very realistic-looking and will fit perfectly for your Christmas festivities. Any cosplay nerd will definitely have fun dressing up as the Grinch with this costume.

The LOTR Choice

The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings Boxed Set

This boxed gift set of Tolkien’s classic masterpieces is the perfect gift for the LOTR fan. These hardback editions are beautifully illustrated in watercolor and readers will be able to follow the complete story of the Hobbits and their part in the quest for the Ring. These works of sweeping fantasy have touched the hearts of young and old alike and will surely hold a special place in your nerd’s heart.

The Harry Potter Choice

The Harry Potter Remote Control Wand

Why use a regular old remote when you can use the Harry Potter Remote Control Wand? This magic wand can be easily programmed with fun hand gestures from the Harry Potter films that will allow you to change channels or tracks, turn the volume up or down, and more. Looking for something a little bit different? Check out the Harry Potter Filmmaking Journey in this hardcover.

The Star Trek Nerd

Star Trek Bluetooth Communicator

This Star Trek communicator is a fully functioning Bluetooth handset compatible with all Bluetooth-enabled devices. It comes with a contactless charging stand, a high-quality MEMS microphone, and a large speaker, which allows for use as a hands-free kit and a desktop Bluetooth speaker. It is designed for maximum enjoyment and Star Trek fan will love it.

The Kids’ Choice

Robosapien Remix – 4 Robots in 1

The Robosapien Remix is a fun toy for the kid that loves gadgets. The Robot comes in four different moods – excited, silly, serious, and confused – and changes color according to mood. You never know what mood you’re going to get and you have to push his buttons to see what makes him tick. Need more fun options for kids? Visit the WowWee Store and be spoiled for choice.

For The Geek In The Kitchen

The Geeky Chef Cookbook

If you’ve ever watched a TV show or played a video game and wondered what a particular food you’ve seen therein would taste in real life, then this book is for you. The Geeky Chef Cookbook features recipes from The Game of Thrones, Doctor Who, World of Warcraft, and many other shows and games. These simple recipes will soon have you unlocking great achievements in the kitchen.

The collector’s choice

Fallout Fusion Flea Diecast Model

Discover more collection-worthy pieces here.

The Nintendo choice

Super NES Classic Mini Edition

The Funko Choice

Funkoverse: Marvel 100 4-Pack

The Plushie Choice

Star Wars Chewie Interactive Plush Toy

The GOT Nerd

Game of Thrones Westeros Puzzle

The LEGO Choice

Stranger Things – The Upside Down

Discover more LEGO technics here.

For The Geeky Coworker

Real-Time USB Clock Fan

For The YouTube Nerd

DJI Air 2S – Drone Quadcopter

The Marvel Choice

Marvel Collector’s Subscription Box

For The Chemistry Nerd

Chemistry Molecules Coffee Mug

Prefer a tumbler instead? Try this one.

The Comfy Choice

Comics Oversized Fleece Throw Blanket

Discover more blanket designs here.

For The Anime Girl

Jujutsu Kaisen Crop Top Hoodie

For The Fitness Nerd

Bluetooth Speaker Water Bottle

For The Astronomer

Vintage “Never Forget Pluto” T-Shirt