50 Awesome Gift Ideas for the Geek in your Life

Whether there’s a special geek in your life who you need to buy a present for, or whether you just fancy treating yourself, we have searched the depths of Amazon to bring you the very coolest gift ideas to fit every budget…

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1) Pacman Mini Arcade Machine

Pacman Mini Arcade Machine

A classic video game, Pacman has provided hours of fun for the whole family since 1980. This fabulous miniature arcade machine not only looks incredible on display, but it’s also totally playable and gives that nostalgic retro experience!

Get it here: Pacman Mini Arcade Machine, £22.87, Amazon.

2) Rick and Morty Cluedo

Rick and Morty Cluedo

The world’s favourite dysfunctional dimension-hoppers Rick and Morty have hijacked the classic board game Cluedo. Instead of solving a murder, you have to work out who stole the plans to Rick’s gun, and what they used to steal it with!

Get it here: Ricky and Morty Cluedo, £21.09, Amazon.

3) NES Classic Edition

NES Classic Edition - 50 Awesome Gift Ideas

Relive all those treasured childhood memories with this compact little system from Nintendo! There are 30 games pre-loaded onto the machine including Super Mario Bros., Mega Man 2, Pacman and Gradius! Play them all in HD. You can even set 4 save points for each game, so you don’t have to start from the beginning each time like in the old days.

Get it here: NES Classic Edition, £155.00, Amazon.

4) Harry Potter Dobble

Harry Potter Dobble

Easy to play and fast-paced, Dobble is one of the most fun and addictive card games we’ve played in a long time. Each player have a stack of cards, filled with pictures. One card is laid down on the table in the middle, and one picture on that card will always match one of the pictures on the card in your hand. You simply have to shout out what the matching picture is, and slam down your card before any other player does the same. Then you repeat it again and again. The first player to get rid of all their cards wins. We love this Harry Potter themed deck!

Get it here: Harry Potter Dobble, £13.51, Amazon.

5) Chewbacca Mug

Chewbacca coffee mug

Ever wanted to drink from the torso of a wookiee? Of course you have. Well, now you and your friends can, with this awesome detailed mug, where Chewie’s arm is the handle!

Get it here: Chewbacca Coffee Mug, £8.49, Amazon.

6) LEGO Baby Yoda

LEGO Baby Yoda the Madalorian

The Mandalorian became one of the world’s biggest TV shows overnight, and the cute little sidekick, named The Child (or Baby Yoda to some), has become just about the most treasured and sought after creature on Earth. Now, thanks to LEGO, you can build your very own Baby Yoda.

Get it here: LEGO The Child / Baby Yoda, £69.99, Amazon.

7) Build Your Own Retro Block Game

Haynes Build Your Own Retro Block Game

Everything is slightly more fun if you’ve had a hand in building it yourself. This awesome kit from Haynes allows you to build your very own Retro Block Game. It’s not too challenging, don’t worry!

Get it here: Build Your Own Retro Block Game, £19.97, Amazon.

8) Cobra Kai Johnny Funko POP

Cobra Kai Johnny Lawrence Funko POP

Cobra Kai never dies! Bring your new favourite sensei into your home with this excellent Pop Vinyl figure of Johnny Lawrence! Perfect for sticking on your shelf or desk to remind you daily of this kick-ass series.

Get it here: Johnny Lawrence Cobra Kai Pop Vinyl, £12.15, Amazon.

9) No Time To Die Micro Scalextric

007 James Bond No Time To Die Micro-Scalextric

Help James Bond out-run the bad guy with this awesome Micro Scalextric set! Watch the wonderfully detailed Aston Martin DB5 and Jaguar XF models fly around the track. But be careful on those corners, 007!

Get it here: No Time To Die Micro Scalextric, £48.99, Amazon.

10) Mr Meeseeks Travel Mug

Rick and Morty Mr Meeseeks Travel Mug

I’m Mr Meeseeks, look at me! Keep those hot drinks warm for longer with this awesome Rick and Morty travel mug, depicting a fan favourite creature; lovable singular-purpose Mr Meeseeks!

Get it here: Mr Meeseeks Travel Mug, £12.99, Amazon.

11) Bob Ross Mini Paint By Numbers

Bob Ross Paint by Numbers - 50 Awesome Gift Ideas

Bring out your inner artist with this miniature paint by numbers set from the master of happy little trees, Bob Ross. The set contains 7 paint pots (hopefully including phthalo blue and titanium white), a brush, a little easle, a 32 page book about Bob Ross, and 3 little canvasses – two landscapes, and one of Bob’s face.

Get it here: Bob Ross By the Numbers, £7.26, Amazon.

12) Los Pollos Hermanos Apron

Breaking Bad Los Pollos Hermanos Apron

Let’s cook! Any fan of Breaking Bad or Better Call Saul will love slipping into this awesome apron every time they’re cooking up a messy meal, or barbecuing for friends.

Get it here: Los Pollos Hermanos Apron, £12, Amazon.

13) Eachine E511S Drone

Eachine E511S Drone

One of the most-reviewed drones on Amazon with 1,700 reviews and 4.4 out of 5 stars, this 1080p HD drone is perfect for having a bit of fun with, and capturing some aerial footage when you’re out and about. A full battery will get you 16 minutes of flight, and it has GPS tracking so you don’t have to worry about losing it.

Get it here: Eachine E511S Drone, £119.99, Amazon.

14) Back to the Future Playmobil

Back to the Future Playmobil DeLorean Set - 50 Awesome Gift Ideas

Great Scott! This fantastic Back to the Future Playmobil set features Marty, Doc Brown, Einstein and the iconic Delorean! Waste no time sticking this on display for your friends and family to see.

Get yours here: Back to the Future Playmobil, £49.99, Amazon.

15) Throw Throw Burrito

Throw Throw Burrito Game

The only card game in existence where you get to lob a squidgy burrito at other players in order to win points from them, Throw throw Burrito is enormous fun for the whole family!

Get yours here: Throw Throw Burrito, £24.99, Amazon.

16) Where’s the Wookiee? Gift Set

Star Wars Where's the Wookiee Gift Set

You found Wally as a kid, now you’ve graduated to the big league, and it’s time to find everybody’s favourite wookiee! This awesome gift set contains all three editions of Where’s the Wookiee? plus a poster and two press-out models that you have to make.

Get it here: Where’s the Wookiee Gift Set, £11.65, Amazon.

17) Stranger Things Monopoly – Collector’s Edition

Stranger Things Monopoly - Collector's Edition

Travel through Hawkins in this awesome Stranger Things Monopoly edition, and buy up all the weird and wonderful locations from the show! We absolutely love this special Collector’s Edition! Don’t hide it away in the games cupboard – stick it on a shelf.

Get it here: Stranger Things Monopoly – Collector’s Edition, £42.99, Amazon.

18) Rick and Morty Construction Set

Rick and Morty Construction Set comes with Rick's lab and spaceship

There’s nothing more enjoyable than piecing together a construction set; particularly when it’ll look great on display! This detailed 293-piece set contains Rick’s garage, ship, and minifigures and Rick and Morty!

Get it here: Garage and Spaceship Construction Set, £26.02, Amazon.

19) Batman Power Bank

Batman power bank - 50 Awesome Gift Ideas

There’s nothing more annoying than running out of phone life when you’re out and about. Thanks to the invention of portable power banks, we can get an extra bit of juice when we need it. This Batman power bank is full of character!

Get it here: Batman Power Bank, £17.19, Amazon.

20) Playstation Store Voucher

Playstation Store Voucher

Get ready for the launch of the PS5 with a Playstation Store Voucher! Use it to pay towards your Playstation Plus subscription, or to download games and add-ons straight from the Store!

Get it here: Playstation Store Voucher, £10-£100, Amazon.

21) Stormtrooper Decanter

Star Wars Stormtrooper Decanter is perfect for pouring whisky

Pouring whiskey out of the bottle it came in is okay, but wouldn’t it be much cooler pouring it out of this awesome Star Wars themed decanter? It will look perfect on the drinks trolley or the alcohol shelf!

Get it here: Storm Trooper Decanter, £18.98, Amazon.

22) Polaroid 3D Play Pen

Polaroid 3D Play Pen

Create awesome 3D creations with this nifty little device. Coloured plastic filament comes out of the end – allowing you to draw 3d lines. Construct anything you like!

Get it here: Polaroid 3D Play Pen, £29.25, Amazon.

23) Game of Thrones Monopoly

Game of Thrones Monopoly

Dominate Westeros in this Game of Thrones styled takeover of the classic board game, which has been designed specifically for adults. It even comes with a little speakerbox that plays the theme tune. What more could you want?

Get it here: Game of Thrones Monopoly, £27.00, Amazon.

24) Terminator T-800 Head

Terminator T-800 Head

Perfect for wall mounting, this extremely detailed T-800 head will look incredible on display in any room throughout the home. The eyes light up red like in the movie; giving the head a real presence!

Get it here: T-800 Head, £51.02, Amazon.

25) John McClane Pop Vinyl

Die Hard John McClane Funko POP

Yippee Ki-Yay! With this awesome blood-splattered figure of John McClane from Die Hard (aka the ultimate Christmas movie), you can pretend your display shelf is the top floor of the Nakatomi plaza!

Get it here: John McClane Pop Vinyl, £12.98, Amazon.

26) Blockbuster game

Blockbuster game - 50 Awesome Gift Ideas

Perfect for any movie lover, this Blockbuster-branded party game lets you test your movie knowledge by reeling off films of a certain category in round one. And in round two, you have to describe, quote, and act out films for your team to guess.

Get it here: The Blockbuster Game, £19.49, Amazon.

27) Pokemon Construction Toy

Pokemon Pikachu Construction Toy

Piece together everybody’s favourite yellow Pokemon with these awesome construction toy! Similar in design to a LEGO brickhead, it’s fun to build, and will look brilliant on display with the rest of your Pokemon collection!

Get it here: Pokemon Construction Toy, £9.99, Amazon.

28) Dinosaur Bottle Opener

Dinosaur bottle opener - 50 Awesome gift ideas

T-rexes aren’t useful for very much, what with their tiny little arms. But one thing they’re great at, as it turns out, is opening bottles! Made from cast iron, you’ll bust open drink after drink with this handy dino bottle opener.

Get it here: Dinosaur Bottle Opener, £25, Amazon.

29) Rearrangeable Tetris Light

Rearrangeable Tetris light - 50 Awesome gift ideas

Add a bit of colour into your bedroom or lounge with this awesome Tetris light! You can rearrange the blocks however you like; the power transfers through the metal casing, and lights up each block.

Get it here: Tetris light, £24.24, Amazon.

30) ET Jigsaw Puzzle

ET Jigsaw Puzzle from Blockbuster

Served up in a Blockbuster-branded video cassette case for extra nostalgic feels, this 500 piece ET jigsaw puzzle will keep you busy for a couple of hours, and it’ll look awesome in a frame.

Get it here: ET Jigsaw Puzzle, £15.61, Amazon

31) Gizmo Mug

Gizmo mug - 50 Awesome Gift Ideas

Upgrade your current tea or coffee cup to something altogether more wholesome by welcoming this cute Gizmo mug into your home. When you pour water into it, lots of little mugs shoot out. Not really.

Get it here: Gizmo Mug, £9.98, Amazon.

32) Tiny Planetarium

Tiny planetarium - 50 Awesome Gift Ideas

Transform any darkened room into a planetarium with this tiny little projector device. It comes with a slide that shows 12 different constellations, and there’s even a little booklet to guide you through them.

Get it here: Tiny Planetarium, £8.19, Amazon.

33) Slush Puppie Machine

Slush Puppie Machine - 50 Awesome gift ideas

When the unquenchable thirst for a delicious Slush Puppie arises, there’s no need to venture out to the store with this awesome machine! Keep everyone in the house refreshed with this nifty machine.

Get it here: Slush Puppie Machine, £45,72, Amazon.

34) Catwoman Pop Vinyl

Michelle Pfieffer Catwoman Pop Vinyl from Batman Returns 1992

Catwoman, the whip-cracking adversary from Batman Returns, is one of the most iconic villains in the cinematic history of the caped crusader. Now, you can add her to your shelf with this pop vinyl.

Get it here: Catwoman Pop Vinyl, Amazon, £13.87.

35) Infinity Gauntlet Water Bottle

Avengers Infinity Gauntlet Water Bottle

Stay hydrated with this cool gold-toned water bottle, depicting Thanos’ almighty Infinity Gauntlet with all the stones in place! The perfect gift for any Marvel fan.

Get it here: Infinity Gauntlet Water Bottle, £13.69, Amazon.

36) 80s Movies Scratch-Off Poster

80s movies scratch-off poster

The ultimate gift for an 80s film fan, this poster acts as a list of 80s films to see before you die. Scratch off all the films you’ve already seen, and chip away at the ones you haven’t to become a certified 80s-movie-aficionado.

Get it here: 100 80s Movies Scratch-Off-Poster, £14.99, Amazon.

37) LEGO Millennium Falcon

Star Wars LEGO Millennium Falcon - 50 Awesome gift ideas

Next up on our list of 50 awesome gift ideas is this LEGO Millennium Falcon. Stay busy for a few hours with this awesome build from the Star Wars universe! Piece together Han Solo’s famous ship, and then stick it on display for your friends and family to admire.

Get it here: LEGO Millennium Falcon, £209.99, Amazon.

38) Nerf Surgefire

Blast your friends with the NERF Surgefire

There’s nothing more fun than a Nerf shoot-out. The Surgefire, with its rotating 15-dart drum, allows you to quickly pelt a barrage of missiles. Just pump back the front handle and fire away. For the ultimate shoot-out, why not buy two? One for your buddy, and one for you.

Get it here: Nerf Surgefire, £24.89, Amazon.

39) Rick and Morty Hip Flask

Rick and Morty Wubba Lubba Dub Dub hip flask

Next up on our list of 50 awesome gift ideas is this Wubba Lubba Dub Dub hip flask. Transport your favourite spirit in style! It’s the perfect size for a pocket or a handbag.

Get it here: Rick and Morty Hip Flask, £10.99, Amazon.

40) Coca Cola Mini Fridge

Coca Cola Mini Fridge from Husky

Brighten up the bedroom, lounge or Geek room with this awesome Coca Cola themed mini fridge from renowned manufacturer Husky. It has a modest 50 litre storage capacity – perfect for stashing away those beers and fizzies!

Get it here: Husky Coca Cola Mini Fridge, £144.96, Amazon.

41) Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch  - 50 Awesome gift ideas

Have endless fun on the go with this awesome Nintendo Switch. Due to its versatility and huge library of fun titles, the Switch is one of the best selling consoles on the market right now!

Get it here: Nintendo Switch, £290, Amazon.

42) LEGO Poe Dameron’s X-Wing

Star Wars LEGO Poe Dameron's X-Wing

Piece together Poe Dameron’s colourful X-wing with this fabulous LEGO set! It’s perfect for putting on display, and comes with a host of mini figures including Poe and R2-D2. Save 36% in this Prime Day deal!

Get it here: LEGO Poe Dameron’s X-Wing, £92.45, Amazon

43) Exploding Kittens Card Game

Exploding Kittens Card Game - 50 Awesome gift ideas

Take it in turns drawing cards from a deck, and at all costs avoid exploding in this fun and zany card game! Exploding Kittens is family-friendly, so it’s perfect for a bit of Christmas fun!

Get it here: Exploding Kittens Card Game, £19.99, Amazon.

44) Sega Mega Drive Mini

Sega Megas Drive 40 Games in One Console - 50 Awesome gift ideas

Loaded with 40 classic games, including Sonic the Hedgehog, allow this incredible Sega Mega Drive Mini to take you back to those awesome childhood memories! It’s one of our favourite gift ideas from this list.

Get yours here: SEGA Mega Drive Mini, £49.99, Amazon.

45) Batman: The Animated Series on Blu-Ray

Batman The Complete Animated Series on Blu-Ray

One of the best-loved DC series of all time, and one of fans’ most treasured tellings of the Dark Knight’s story, Batman: The Animated Series is now yours to own on Blu-ray.

Get yours here: Batman: The Animated Series on Blu-ray, £49.99, Amazon.

46) Minecraft Chicken Egg Cup and Toast Cutter

Minecraft Chicken Egg Cup and Toast Cutter

Give your favourite Minecraft fan the breakfast of their dreams with this fabulous Minecraft Chicken Egg Cup! And what better to dip in the egg than a shovel-shaped piece of toast? The Toast Cutter that comes with this set will provide plenty of those.

Get it here: Minecraft Chicken Egg Cup and Toast Cutter, £8.99, Amazon.

47) Mr Frosty

Mr Frosty snow cone and ice lolly making kit

Next up on our list of 50 awesome gift ideas is Mr Frosty. Revisit your childhood and serve up ice-cold treats all year round with this awesome set! Use Mr Frosty to crush up ice for delicious slushies, and use the various moulds to create ice lollies.

Get it here: Mr Frosty, £21.98, Amazon

48) LEGO Friends Central Perk

Friends Central Perk Coffee shop LEGO set - 50 Awesome gift ideas

Piece together your favourite New York coffee house and have it on permanent display to show the world your love of Friends! With minifigures of Ross, Rachel, Chandler, Joey, Monica, Phoebe and Gunther, this 1070-piece set is an incredible gift for any Friends fan.

Get it here: LEGO Friends Central Perk, £60.24, Amazon

49) Deadpool Cable Guy

Deadpool Cable Guy - 50 Awesome gift ideas

No more letting your phone flop around on a bed whilst you’re juicing it up; the Merc with a Mouth is hunched over and ready to hold your phone whilst it charges!

Get it here: Deadpool Cable Guy, £24.95, Amazon.

50) The Holy Grail

Awesome replica of the Holy Grail from Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

You have chosen… wisely! Last on our list of 50 awesome gift ideas is this spectacularly accurate replica of the Holy Grail prop from The Last Crusade. Drink from it morning, noon and night!

Get it here: The Holy Grail, Amazon, £32.99

That’s our complete guide of 50 gift ideas for the geek in your life! Check out our gift ideas section for more inspiration!


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