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26 sci-fi weapon replicas that'll make killer holiday gifts
Jul 4, 2015

One of the many, many reasons we love sci-fi and fantasy so much is watching our favorite heroes (and villains) kick ass with awesome weapons—but sometimes (and the holidays is one of those times)—just watching it happen isn't enough. Sometimes you want a mythic sword or high-tech blaster of your very own, and a plastic knock-off from the toy store just won't do.

12 awesomely elaborate movie and TV box sets that’d make great holiday gifts
Nov 19, 2013

The holiday season is getting closer — and what better way to celebrate than picking up an awesome Blu-ray box set of your favorite sic-fi flick?

21 awesome handmade gifts for those steampunk lovers in your life
Dec 16, 2012

The cobbled together aesthetics of steampunk ficton—old and new technology, stories in which time doesn't move the same way and people adorned in all the trappings of the early industrial age—are perfectly suited to artists who spend their days crafting handmade things of beauty for us to buy. And perfectly suited for holiday gift giving as well.

30 deliciously useful cooking gifts that'll satisfy sci-fi foodies
Dec 16, 2012

Sometimes packing your bookshelf, your DVD library, your comic collection, your bedroom walls and every available shelf space with signs of your sci-fi enthusiasm just isn't enough. Sometimes all that nerdy fun needs to spill over into the kitchen.

13 gifts that will make your Star Trek fan live long and prosper
Dec 16, 2012

Christmas—the final frontier! These are the 13 gifts you should definitely get your friends. Rather than seek out new life and new civilizations, boldly go to the links so you don't actually have to leave your house and deal with the holiday rush. Engage!

15 fantastic gifts for your favorite geek girls
Dec 16, 2012

If your significant other or BFF is a self-professed geek girl, then you should be fully aware that just slapping a sci-fi DVD inside a gift bag for her isn't going to cut it when it comes to spreading holiday joy. Ladies of the geek persuasion are already dialed into the coolest, nerdy chic trends and they especially appreciate gift giving, and receiving, that clearly states you're thinking outside the box and about their particular passions.

Check out Blastr's video gift guide to 11 stunning sci-fi shirts
Dec 16, 2012

The holidays are barreling down on us, but don't worry! There's still time to shop for your favorite geeks. Let Blastr's Andrea Feczko be your guide to 11 awesome shirts that'll make perfect sci-fi gifts.

12 musical sci-fi gifts that'll rock your geek friends' holiday
Dec 16, 2012

We've all got those friends who seem to never be separated from their iPods. Fortunately, there's a ludicrous amount of music that can scratch that itch, and we've collected some of the best for the holiday season.

Our video gift guide to 13 ridiculously expensive replica props
Dec 16, 2012

If your friends have been really good to you this year, now that it's holiday gift-giving time, maybe you should be really good to them right back ... in a BIG way. For those extra-special friends, we've found 13 of the awesomest and most ridiculously expensive replica props in the universe.

BSG dog tags, Stargate action figures and 19 more awesome Syfy gifts
Dec 16, 2012

Stumped on what to give your favorite Syfy viewer this holiday season? If so, you're in luck, because we've collected 21 awesome toys, replicas, books and devices inspired by some of Syfy's most popular shows past and present.

Check out Blastr's holiday video guide to 9 geeky girl gifts
Dec 16, 2012

Whether you've got a geeky girlfriend or a geeky girl friend (there IS a difference, you know), she'll want you to step up to the plate when it comes to her holiday gift and wrap up something that celebrates her sci-fi side. And one of these 9 geeky girl gifts is definitely the way to go this season.

Check out our video guide to the greatest Star Wars gift book ever!
Dec 16, 2012

If you're going to give someone a sci-fi coffee-table book as a holiday gift, shouldn't it be one that's big enough to actually BE a coffee table? That's what your friends'll be getting if you love 'em enough to cough up the cash to wrap up a copy of Star Wars: The Blueprints.

Giving belated gifts? Try these sci-fi-themed USB gadgets
Dec 16, 2012

Sure, the holidays have come and gone, but if you missed anybody on your list and are scrambling for some late gifts, we've got two words for you: Flash drives. No longer just disposable media, these little doohickies are now becoming a part of the collectibles world...and we've rounded up the coolest of them for your viewing pleasure.

12 outrageous gifts for obscenely wealthy sci-fi fans
Dec 15, 2012

Some people claim in-laws are the toughest to buy gifts for. In reality, the most head-scratching holiday shopping hours are spent looking for presents for all those billionaires who inevitably dot everyone's shopping lists. If those billionaires happen to love sci-fi, then classic memorabilia can only mean so much. Eventually, they're going to want something new.

12 timey-wimey holiday gifts for your favorite Doctor Who fan
Dec 15, 2012

If you're currently breathing, chances are you've got a Doctor Who fan on your gift list this holiday season. What should you get them? So glad you asked! Here's a list of the best Time Lord trinkets that came out this year.