Get These Gifts For the Loveable Nerd In Your Life
We all know a nerd. For some it is a sibling, a significant other or maybe even yourself. Let's just say I either own or need all of the items in this gift guide. For gamers, TV-watchers, box office-frequenters or even just bespectacled pop-culture-loving pals, these are the gifts you can use to stuff their stockings.
Dr. Who Tardis earrings
Any Dr. Who fan would love to have these Tardis earrings dangling from their ears. Find them (and tons of other geeky gifts) on Etsy.
Dr. Who Tardis earrings, etsy.com/shop/Murals4U, $5.99
A wardrobe must for any true nerd, customize a cool pair of Converse sneakers on their website.
Custom Converse sneakers, Converse.com, $70
Dell M110 Ultra-Mobile Projector
Does your nerdy pal make presentations on the go? This Dell device is perfect for entertaining in the conference room or your family room.
M110 Ultra-Mobile Projector, Dell.com, starting at $389
Skype Gift card
We all need to get our Skype on. Gift cards can be applied to make phone calls or use wifi around the world and can even be used with XBOX One, tablets and smartphones!
Skype Gift Cards, Skype.com, Starting as low as $10
The World's End DVD
One of the biggest cult movies of the year, The World's End is out on DVD this month, just in time for all the big holidays. Not so much of a family-gathering-around-the-TV movie, but perfect to watch when reuniting with your high school and hometown friends. Be sure to splurge for the Blu-ray which comes with fantastic extras.
The World's End Blu-ray DVD, Amazon.com, $23.99
The Walking Dead books
Sure the AMC show is amazing, but all the nerds know the graphic novels are even more intense, action-packed and zombie-fied. They will have you gasping and covering your eyes at every page turn and realizing how PG the TV show is compared to the craziness in the books!
Available at bookstores, comic book stores and Amazon.com, $25
Big Bang Theory Bazinga T-Shirt
Take a little piece of Sheldon Cooper with you everywhere you go! The popular Big Bang Theory catchphrase makes a great tee for fans of the comedy series.
Bazinga T-Shirt, StylinOnline.com, $19.88
Gallery 1988 "Crazy 4 Cult: Cult Movie Art 2" Book
See some incredible artwork inspired by your favorite movies, and this book even comes with an intro from Seth Rogen himself! A coffee table book staple for any true pop culture enthusiast.
Gallery 1988 "Crazy 4 Cult: Cult Movie Art 2" Book, Gallery1988.com, $34.95
Big Bang Theory Soft Kitty Slippers
Your feet will be purring in these Soft Kitty slippers, inspired by the Big Bang Theory nursery rhyme. No one will have to sing you to sleep once you've been wearing these kitties!
Soft Kitty Slippers, StylinOnline.com, 29.99
Breaking Bad: The Complete Series DVDs
NEED THIS! Any super fan of the AMC series will be clamoring to get their hands on a little taste of these DVDs. Rewatch the series all over again during your winter break and enjoy the hours of extras and behind the scenes extras on these disks.
Breaking Bad: The Complete Series, Amazon.com $201.99
Nerd Machine iPhone Nerd cover
Declare your nerddom proudly to the world with this iPhone case from Zac Levi's Nerd Machine store.
The Johnny 5 Hard Case for iPhone, TheNerdMachine.com, $25
Brevity Signature necklace
For anyone who's gotten their favorite celebrity's autograph and wanted to carry it proudly all over town: keep that item safely framed at home. This website will make the signature into a pretty necklace you can wear wherever you go!
Signature necklace,brevityjewelry.com, $195
Star Wars Stormtrooper USB drive
This USB drive is available in 8-64 GB so it can hold all your Comic-Con pictures and can easily be carried around in a computer bag or purse. Not that I would know...
Stormtrooper USB drive, Mimoco.com, $24.95
Daryl Dixon Pop Vinyl Figure
Who doesn't want Daryl around all the time? These adorable figures are perfect gifts for Walking Dead fans of any age... well older than Carl hopefully.
Daryl Dixon Pop Vinyl Figure, Funko.com, $10
The Real Housewives of Nintendo T-shirt
For the lady who plays XBOX during the commercials of Bravo's Real Housewives, or the guy who wants to represent the drama queens of gaming, this tongue-in-cheek tee is for you!
The Real Housewives of Nintendo t-shirt, Busted Tees, $20
Batman Bat Signal
Talk about a stocking stuffer. Buy one of these for every room because you never know when danger might arise.
Bat Signal Light, Busted Tees, $10
For the nerd who saves the world in the kitchen!
Superhero Apron, Busted Tees, $22.