Each month I will be compiling a list of some of the coolest geek gears available from around the globe and telling you how you can get your hands on it! If you have any awesome suggestions make sure you let me know in the comments below!
Check out some of the best items for August 2018 and beyond!
1. Armageddon Auckland Ticket
The only place to be for any pop culture fans over the next long weekend in October! Once again taking place at the ASB Showgrounds in Greenlane, Armageddon Auckland is the country’s biggest comic-con.
With all the geek swag you can think of on offer, gaming, cosplayers as well as movie & tv stars galore, you will never be disappointed hitting up this epic expo. Some of the epic stars visiting this year include:
- Famke Janssen ( X-MEN, GOLDENEYE, HEMLOCK GROVE)
- Christina Ricci – (THE ADDAMS FAMILY, SLEEPY HOLLOW)
- Alan Tudyk – (SERENITY, ROGUE ONE, WRECK-IT RALPH)
- Odette Annable – (SUPERGIRL, CLOVERFIELD, HOUSE)
- Ryan Hurst – (SONS OF ANARCHY, BATES MOTEL)
- Michael Shanks – (STARGATE SG-1, SMALLVILLE)
- Katie Leung – (CHO CHANG FROM HARRY POTTER)
- Amy Dumas “LITA” (WWE)and many many more!
2. Marvel Studios The First 10 Years Gold Funko Pop! Vinyls
It’s no mean feat to produce a total of 20 epic films over the course of 10 years, but to have a truly successful franchise like Marvel has, this is a reason to celebrate. In honor of this momentous achievement, Funko is releasing a selection of some of the greatest Marvel characters in a golden form.
Check out the collection below, and preorder them now at MightyApe now here for $26.99 each
3. Deadpool 2 If there is one movie you need to buy this year on Blu-ray (apart from say Infinity War) it is Deadpool 2. One of the highest grossing ‘R-Rated’ films of all time, Deadpool 2 is a great example of a sequel that follows on or at least lives up to the reputation of the original.
A movie full of graphic violence and hilarity, Deadpool 2 puts together an awesome cast and establishes the first glimpse at the much anticipated big screen showing of X-Force and Cable!
Deadpool 2 is released on 22nd August and you can preorder it now at MightyApe here on Blu-Ray and DVD priced from $20.00
4. Black Panther Movie Helmet
Want to feel like the rightful heir to Wakanda? Then you better grab yourself a replica of the Black Panther helmet. A great Hasbro production, complete with Movie-inspired Vibranium light up effects and Flip-up/Flip-down lenses, this is a must for any Black Panther fan.
The mask is released on 9th August and available from MightyApe here for $249.99
5. Chewbacca Bathrobe
Get yourself wrapped up just like everyone’s favourite Wookie in this awesome full fleece robe. With great embroidery and a handy bandolier bag pocket.
Check it out now and preorder it from MightyApe here for $89.99
6. Arcade Pin Badge Set
Prove to everyone you are an arcade game fan with these cool Arcade Pin sets. Each pack comes in an arcade cabinet box and includes 9 awesome pins in each. Choose 3 different classic games from Pac-Man, Asteroids and Space Invaders.
You can get your own here from MightyApe for $49.99 per set.
7. Luke Skywalker’s Rebel Pilot Helmet – Prop Replica
Fancy yourself a bit of a rebel? If you do, then you need this epic reproduction of Luke Skywalker’s Rebel Pilot Helmet from A New Hope. Produced by the leaders in Star Wars armor and costuming ANOVOS, this is the best quality reproduction you can get your hands on.
Not only is it perfect for display, but it is also wearable.
You can order your own screen accurate helmet from MightyApe here for $899.99
*note this is not a paid post, I just think this stuff is cool