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!
1. BB-8 – Tea for One Teapot Set
Ever find yourself thinking, I need a cup of tea, but I need it a little more geeky? If yes, then you have found the droid you were looking for. This awesome tea pot and cup set based on the loveable rolling droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens is an awesome way to get your tea fix when its just you!
You can get your own BB-8 Tea for One Teapot Set from MightyApe for $89.99 here
2. Rick and Morty Monopoly
If like me you enjoy a good game night of Monopoly, then you need to check out the Rick and Morty Edition! It’s time to get Schwifty with Flooble Cranks, Gooble Boxes, Flurbo money, and more.
With a custom game board and tokens based on the awesome Adult Swim show, you can gallivant your way to victory by buying, selling, trading, mortgaging, and auctioning locations from the Multiverse including the Cromulon Dimension, Gazorpazorp, and Planet Squanch (not to mention a few places from your own Earth realm).
Grab your own Rick and Morty Monopoly from ThinkGeek for $39.99USD here
3. Star Wars R2-D2 Coffee Press
If you are anything like me, without coffee the mornings can be impossible. So why not liven up your morning coffee even more with an R2-D2 Coffee press. Nothing would be more awesome than starting the day with R2.
Let R2 help you navigate your mornings more successfully with this Star Wars R2-D2 Coffee Press. He’s happy to help a human in need.
Get your own R2-D2 Coffee Press from ThinkGeek for $39.99USD here
4. Star Wars: Lightsaber Tricolor Umbrella with Flashlight
Although we are now heading into summer, you never know when rain is going to hit and when it does you need to be prepared! And what better way than with your very own Star Wars Lightsaber umbrella with a tricolor LED shaft. You can even make your choice to be a Sith of the dark side (red), or a Jedi of the light side (blue and green)! And there is even a LED flashlight in the base.
Grab one of these awesome Lightsaber umbrellas from MightyApe for $99.99 here
5. Batman Desktop Bat-Signal
Finding work a little hard to deal with, or is your boss a bit of a villain that needs some dealing to? Now you can summon the Dark Knight to help you at your desk with the flick of a switch. So, hopefully your work calls for a lot of vengeance, brooding, and batarang dispensing, because that’s the sort of help you’re going to get when you trigger this Batman Desktop Bat-Signal.
You can score one of these for yourself at ThinkGeek for $29.99USD here
6. 2016 NYCC Pop! Vinyl Releases
As with all of the major Comic Cons in the USA, there are always those limited run convention exclusives that Pop! collectors crave!
Some of the best exclusives from the 2016 Comic Con collection are from the DC Universe. Nightmare Before Christmas, Deadpool and Universal Monsters. Check out some of the best below.
You can pre-order your own exclusive NYCC Comic Con Pop! Vinyls from MightyApe for $28.50 each.
7. Party Bot Micro
You know you are living in the future when you can have a robot that not only plays your music, but also dances around the room and projects lights on the walls. The Party Bot Micro is a Bluetooth enabled speaker with a built-in rechargeable battery (one charge lasts 2 hours in “party mode” or 11 hours in stationary mode).
To get a better idea of how the Party Bot Micro works you can check out the video below, and if you want one for yourself you can get your own from ThinkGeek for $44.99USD here
8. Aliens – M41A1 Pulse Rifle Prop Replica
The Aliens Stunt Pulse Rifle is one of the most iconic movie weapons ever to blast its way onto the big screen. The Pulse Rifle is the weapon of choice for the US Colonial Marines in James Cameron’s Oscar winning Aliens. This prop replica was based on one of the ‘hero’ rifles from the film and all of the dimensions, including shrouds, are exactly the same as the original “Hero” Pulse Rifles.
This is a high end piece and a definite must for any one who is a true fan of the Alien Franchise.
The Aliens M41A1 Pulse Rifle Prop Replica is available for pre-order from MightyApe for $999.99 here
9. Deadpool Costume Fleece Robe
So what could be better than getting out of the shower and throwing on your “Merc with a Mouth’ robe. Based on Deadpool’s iconic costume, there would be nothing better than lounging around for the day in this luxurious fleece robe.
Grab your own Deadpool Costume Robe from ThinkGeek now for $49.99USD here
10. R2-D2 14 Liter Fridge
As if the R2-D2 coffee plunger wasn’t enough,the R2-D2 14 Liter Fridge comes equipped with two removable shelves and plenty of space to store all the womp rats you bullseye with your T-16. Fitting at least 16 beer cans this is a decent sized mini fridge.
While the fridge can keep drinks cold or hot, it cannot store technical blueprints of the Empire’s new battlestation.
Score yourself one of these awesome R2 fridges from ThinkGeek for $149.99USD here