Christmas is almost here, which means it’s time to start thinking about gifts for the people in your lives. If someone you know is kind of nerdy then they will most definitely love a gift from the list below. These are 15 Christmas gifts perfect for your nerdy friend that loves pop culture, comic books, high-fantasy, and more. These gifts aren’t just perfect for your nerdy friend; they’re also thoughtful. Your friend will be impressed at the unique Christmas gifts you were able to find.
1. Star Wars Skywalker Saga Monopoly Board Game
Considering how this franchise has spawned several decades and many shows, books, and, of course, movies, it’s no surprise there is a “Star Wars”- themed board game. If you’re unsure what kind of Christmas Gifts to get your sci-fi obsessed friend, consider this Star Wars Skywalker Saga Monopoly game. It’s basically like every other Monopoly game, but better. Your friend will geek out about all the interesting details and references. Plus this would make for an excellent addition to any and all game nights. Bonus points for playing this while you’re actually watching the movies.
2. 8-Bit Purse
If you’re unsure of what Christmas gifts to get a friend who is a little nerdy but definitely stylish, consider this 8-bit purse. It imitates the design of classic design of 8-bit games. Think “The Legend of Zelda”, the original “Final Fantasy,” and, of course, “Super Mario Bros.” Not only will your friend appreciate the design of this purse it is functional. They will definitely be eager to show off their brand new purse once you give this to them.
3. Wand Makeup Brushes
The “Harry Potter” franchise is definitely one that people are obsessed with. If your friend is one of those people, consider purchasing them Christmas gifts like the one below. These wand makeup brushes aren’t just functional, they’re also super cool. Your friend will be able to create the most magical eye makeup looks with these brushes. Even if they aren’t exclusively a “Harry Potter” fan and simply like high-fantasy things, these wand brushes will be a great gift.
4. Buffy The Vampire Slayer Funko Pop Dolls
Few shows are as influential as “Buffy The Vampire Slayer,” which is why it’s no surprise there are plenty of Christmas gifts made from this series. These Buffy Summers and Faith Lehane Funk Pop figurines are pretty incredible. Buffy is in her iconic outfit that she wore during their major fight at the end of season three and Faith is wearing the outfit she wore when The Scoobies first met her. Your nerdy friend will be impressed at the attention to detail in the figurines. What’s great about these Funko Pop figurines is that they can keep them in their box-like collector items or show them off throughout their house. This will be a welcomed addition to any sort of collection they might already have.
5. Stranger Things Pullover
If your friend is as obsessed with “Stranger Things” the way everyone else is, they’re going to want this in their stack of Christmas gifts. It’s simple but great for any fan. This has the logo of the popular Netflix show. Depending on where your friend lives this will become a welcomed staple in their winter wardrobe.
6. Enamel Eevee Pokémon Pins
These enamel Eevee Pokémon pins are to die for. They’re not just adorable, but they’re also affordable. You’ll be able to support small businesses and be able to impress your friend with such a good Christmas gift. Your friend will be impressed at your ability to figure out which Eevee evolution they love too.
7. Nintendo Switch
While this is on the more expensive end when it comes to Christmas gifts this will be the ultimate gift for any friend. This gaming system is extremely popular and provides a way to play a variety of great games. Your friend will be surprised and incredibly grateful to add this to their collection of gaming systems. Plus with a Nintendo Switch, you can have a bunch of different game nights that everyone will have the best time playing.
8. Playing Cards
Sometimes nothing is more fun than playing some kind of card games with a great group of friends. Give your nerdy friend the chance to do this with a deck of nerdy playing cards. The one below is from the “Harry Potter” franchise but there are so many out there that would definitely cover any fandoms and franchises.
9. Wine Glasses
This is for that friend that both enjoys a good drink and a good show. Give your nerdy friend a wine glass, like the one below, with a quote that will make their drinking experience even better. The one below is from “Game of Thrones” and your friend will be even happier if they consider themself a Lannister.
10. Tequila Mockingbird
Nerdy friends don’t have to exclusively live in the realm of popular culture, they can also be a classic literature nerd. If that’s the case, consider getting them one of the best Christmas gifts: a mixology book based on classic pieces of literature. “Tequila Mockingbird” is a great drink book plus it is full of so many puns that you’ll be laughing while becoming a mixologist.
11. Star Wars Silicone Ice Trays
These ice trays are a great way to show an appreciation for such a great science fiction franchise. These don’t have to just be used as ice trays too, they can use them as molds for other baking purposes.
12. Floppy Disk Coasters
Make sure your friend gets some practical Christmas gifts by giving them some floppy disk coasters. It will keep their table free from any marks while also showing off their nerdy personality.
13. Batman Mug
Nobody can have too many mugs. Consider gifting your friend with this batman mug, they will definitely appreciate it.
14. Beaker Shot Glasses
Get your friend some beaker shot glasses if they’re a chemistry nerd or simply like science fiction.
15. DC Comics Wonder Woman Mix N’ Match Socks
No matter what anyone says socks make great Christmas gifts, especially when they’re incredibly cool socks like these DC ones. These are the best for any Wonder Woman fans.