The fast-paced realm of Sonic the Hedgehog, finding awesome baby names, might not have been your first thought. But to that we say, why not? Bursting with vibrant characters, unique worlds, and a legacy that spans generations, the Sonic universe provides a treasure trove for names inspiration. So let’s embark on this journey through the Sonic universe, and discover the perfect name that will resonate with the spirit of speed and determination for your future bundle of joy.
Advent calendars date back to the 19th century Germany. Back in the days families would mark the days leading up to Christmas by lighting candles. A very wholesome tradition that has evolved into an exciting daily ritual of opening small, numbered doors on a festive calendar. And we aren’t just talking about chocolate. No, we tracked down the best geeky advent calendars in the market today, to make this special time even more fun.
Super Mario Advent Calendar
You can start up to 24 days before Christmas with this very awesome and very geeky advent calendar from Nintendo. Inside every box you find a beloved miniature character from the Super Mario realm. This Super Mario Advent Calendar has got to be the cutest gift you could give yourself or loved ones. Not only do you know that every box contains a definite must-have miniature, there’s the added excitement of not knowing which character will be next. Now if this doesn’t brighten up the dark winter month, I am not sure what will.
Harry Potter Advent Calendar
Remember when you were a kid and would be absolutely devastated if you got socks as a present? We present the only way that you can gift socks without it being seen as a passive aggressive attack on the most magical day of the year. Did someone say magic? Yes. Harry Potter Sock Advent Calendar. Keep your feet warm with this geeky advent calendar that you can keep for yourself, or share with loved ones. But most likely keep for yourself. Also a heads up: You can also find Harry Potter Lego Advents online. What a time to be alive!
Pokémon Advent Calendar
If you think we would do a must-have article about geeky advent calendars without including Pokémon, then you have another thing coming. How much fun will it be to treat yourself to 24 days of tiny surprises Pokémon miniatures before Christmas even arrives? And just a tip for next year: There is also a Halloween Pokémon advent calendar with Pokémon dressed up as each other or as a pumpkin. Do you need any more convincing? We certainly do not!
Marvel Funko Advent Calendar
Listen up for a second. What if… you can feed your Marvel addiction and your Funko collection at the same time? The Marvel Funko Advent Calendar must be designed to tackle that last bit of discipline you had to stop buying Funko merchandise. And that is absolutely fine. Because deep down you know Christmas only comes once a year and you have to take this opportunity to completely feed into your greed. I mean… Do you have a Christmas Spider Man? How about a Christmas ornament decorated baby Groot? There is no way a true collector would let this change fly by. You might also like to know that there are geeky advent calendars from DC universe and Star Wars. But we’ve said too much.
Dungeons & Dragons Advert Calendar
Liven up the dark winter mornings by jumping out of bed and looking behind each window of this must-have Dungeons & Dragons advent calendar. Yes, this is a thing. This advent contains Dungeons and Dragons ornaments and miniature souvenirs in random order. You can even use your daily gifts in your upcoming D&D sessions. You can even force every family member to do a last minute improvised one shot, just so you can break out your Dungeons & Dragons advent calendar goodies.
Lego Star Wars Advent Calendar
You must be out of your mind to not jump at the chance to add some desperately needed Star Wars characters and must-have vehicles to play with all year round. Yes, you do need the miniature Lego Clone Command Center. Same goes for the Imperial Shuttle. Also the Ewok village. And many more. Not only will this Advent Calendar keep you entertained for 24 days till Christmas. These Lego pieces will allow you to create your own Star Wars adventures over and over again. It’s almost like an investment, don’t you think?
Did you find anything to your liking?
We’d love to know if you found any fun gift ideas for the holidays. Did we miss anything good? If you find any fun geeky advent calendars, please make sure to share it with us. We have a list of Christmas themed articles, if you want to get into the Holiday spirit earlier this year.
This year we are excited to share a list of family-friendly games for Halloween to play with loved ones. Halloween is when people of all ages embrace their inner ghoul, witch, or monster and indulge in some spooky fun. While many Halloween activities are geared toward the older crowd, there are family-friendly options if you want to share the holiday spirit with younger family members.
The Barbie Movie came out last week. And you do not have to be fan of Margot Robbie or Ryan Gosling to want to see this movie. And regardless of your views on the effect the doll had on women of all ages, you cannot deny the popularity of Barbie. Even now, the amount of pink wearing movie goers and the sold out theaters really show that women love expressing themselves in this stereotypical girly theme.
First of all, let’s get something straight. We love gamers. That is no secret. And sometimes gamers meet other gamers and fall in love. One of the unique benefits of dating a fellow gamer is that it opens up a whole bunch of possibilities for fun activities both partners can enjoy. As a gaming couple, there are many fun activities you can do together to enhance your gaming experiences.
Do you struggle to keep up with simple tasks or are you having trouble remembering your chores? Or maybe you simply feel unmotivated to work on your good habits and quit the bad ones? I’ve always been the type of person who needed an extra boost of dopamine to do something, anything. Or I would only do things with other people, but neglect any type of solo task. I wouldn’t go on walks until Pokémon Go was released. And all of a sudden I was eager to go out there to catch Pokémon, walk to gyms, or walk to hatch eggs. If you recognize this particular type of getting motivated, you might want to check out Habitica. A simple, but fun and effective app to organize your goals and life.
Horizon Baby names
I have been obsessing about the Horizon games and the amazing characters and different tribe cultures in the game. And every now and then I would meet an NPC with a name that just stuck with me. And since we have the habit of finding the best, cutest, most original baby names we encounter in our gaming or geeky day to day life, it was time for me to make a list. Read the best baby names from both Horizon: Zero Dawn and Horizon: Forbidden West.
MONEY-SAVING IDEAS FOR GAMERS
Christmas time is just around the corner. The costs of living are rising. Yet, people are soon off to buy tons of gifts for their loved ones this time of year. At the same time, a lot of gaming companies will release games during this period, so that they can make the Christmas wish list. So, this might be a good time to have a list of money-saving ideas for gamers at hand. Now, you might have cool friends and family members who are getting you all the games your little gamer heart desires. But if you are not, this post might be helpful.
We all know the gamer stereotype: People who spend all day in front of the computer or console, barely moving a muscle. When they do move, it’s usually to walk to the kitchen and grab some potato chips or a plate of cookies with a soda to wash it down. As a result of this lifestyle, gamers are often incredibly skinny if they are blessed with a quick metabolism or overweight if they aren’t. Did we describe that right? Are gaming and fitness hard to match? Or is there more to be said?
During one of our weekly hang-outs a team members mentioned that she had not seen a lot of anime. So, we had to snap into action and give her some recommendations. Of course, everybody our age is somewhat familiar with Dragon Ball Z and Pokémon (Read our list of Pokémon baby names here). But there is a vast and strange anime filled world out there and vaguely knowing two anime just will not do. So, have a go at our beginner’s guide to Anime for newbies. See if we missed anything big!