In case the Christmas music playing in every mall and holiday commercials weren’t a big enough clue for you; the holiday season is right around the corner. That means eggnog, sugar cookies, snot-nosed babies and everyone’s favorite part: present shopping! Well, I am here to help make the shopping a little bit easier by putting together the ultimate gaming/geek/comic book nerd gift guide ever to grace the internet!
For the Gamer:
Portal 2 (PS3, Xbox 360, PC) $39.99
Portal 2 is a game that any gamer can love. It’s got puzzles, personality, jokes and a computer that makes you fall in love with her by constantly insulting you. How can you not adore that?! And what would be the best gift to compliment such a great game? Why an Aperture Science Mug, of course for only $12.99!
Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception (PS3) $59.99
Nominated for the Game of the Year of 2011, Uncharted 3 is the best Indiana Jones-style ever made. And it’s great for the family! So half-tuck your shirt and give the gift of this year’s greatest adventure!
Bioshock EVE Hypo Replica $16.99
This fun toy will make any Bioshock fan glow with happiness. Just don’t be surprised if they start walking around trying to “Electro-Bolt” things.
Super Mario 3D Land (3DS) $29.99
Mario games are always a sure hit with any gamer. Now Mario makes his debut on the Nintendo 3DS and it’s an instant “must-have”! Now that only leaves the question of how to wrap it. How about putting it in one of these Nintendo Plush Backpacks for $19.99 that come in either Mario or Yoshi.
Gears of War 3 Fleece Blanket $24.99
Want to make sure the gamer in your life stays warm during the chilly holiday months? This Gears of War 3 fleece blanket is not only warm and cozy, but it’s damn awesome as well. But a gamer needs a cool place to keep their cash too, this Gears of War 3 Omen Wallet w/ Key Chain Set $16.66 does just that and comes with a keychain that will make forgetting their keys much harder to do.
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For the Geek:
Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (PS3, Xbox 360, PC) $59.99
Want to give the special geek in your life weeks of happiness and entertainment all packaged into one gift? Well Skyrim is the best when it comes to endless amounts of fun. This is a game that your geek will be thankful for, for long long time.
Star Trek Enterprise Bottle Opener $19.99 and Pizza Cutter $29.99
These kitchen necessities are perfect for any Trekie. Do they love Star Trek? Then they will love these too!
World of Warcraft Banners $24.99
You can’t be a true World of Warcraft fan without proving your loyalty to either Horde or Alliance. Help the WoW player in your life choose their side.
Back to the Future DeLorean toy $39.99
Back to the Future is a timeless geek classic. Having a DeLorean replica is a geek rite of passage. Just don’t try injecting 1.21 Gigawatts into this replica unless you already have a flux capacitor.
Han Solo in Carbonite ice cube tray $9.99
Look how cute! It’s Han Solo frozen in cardonite as an ice cube! Makes any drink 10 times cooler! Guaranteed.
Boba Fett Lamp Clock and MP3 Dock $35.99
This little guy does so much stuff all packed into one hell of a cool Boba Fett package. Sure to be the favorite gift for any Star Wars fan.
Keep reading for gift suggestions for the Comic Book Fans in your life…
For the Comic Book Fan:
Batman Arkham City (PS3, Xbox 360, PC) $59.99
Batman Arkham City is a must for any Batman fan. Take on the role of the notorious Dark Knight and fight the criminals and masterminds who want to rule Arkham City! And what better to accompany such a great game than with one of these many Batman Arkham City t-shirts for $18!
Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (PS3, Xbox 360) $39.99
Most comic book nerds sit around and argue about who would win in a fight amongst some of their favorite heroes and villains all the time. Well now they can prove who is the best in Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3!
Marvel Hero 4-Pack Glasses $28.99
These 4 glasses will save any one from thirst, super hero style!
DC Universe Superman t-shirt $17.99
Know a Superman fan? Well who isn’t? He’s the “Man of Steel” for goodness sake! Well this Superman shirt is the best way to show off you love for one of the most beloved superheros of all time!
The Watchmen Doomsday Clock $18.99
It’s hard to find a comic book fan who isn’t a fan of one of the best graphic novels of all time, The Watchmen. This subtle, yet extremely awesome clock would definitely make a perfect gift!