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The 10 Best Subscription Boxes for Geeks

by Brayden Simmons 2 years ago in product review

Wear your fandom proudly with merchandise from the best subscription boxes for geeks!

If you’re a geek of any kind; whether it’s for Star Wars, Harry Potter, or Marvel comics; then the best subscription boxes for geeks are sure to have something that you’ll love. Embracing your own personal style has never been this easy, and showing off which faction you rep has never been this much fun before. Geeky subscription boxes provide you the best value for your money, and ensures you will get products that are the perfect mix of fun, practical, and envy-inducing.

If you like the sound of a box that comes packed with unique artwork and features different themes from your favorite books, films, and TV shows, then you’ll love this subscription box from Nerdy Post. Each month comes with a new geeky theme, with past boxes including themed items from Harry Potter, Alice in Wonderland, Game of Thrones, and Narnia. With several different subscription options available, there is a box from Nerdy Post suitable for any budget.

Pros:

  • Contains Unique and Hand-Illustrated Artwork
  • Free US Shipping
  • Free International Shipping on Orders over $50
  • Prices as Little as $9.95 a Month
  • Hand-Designed T-Shirts Available as a Subscription Package

Cons:

  • Not Official Memorabilia

This subscription box focuses purely on one fandom, Harry Potter, and is personally created to match your house assignment. So whether you are a Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or even a Slytherin, Accio is the perfect subscription box for those of you that have already figured out why Harry Potter is even more magical for adults. From home decor, shirts, collectibles, and candles, there’s a world of magic in these boxes.

Pros:

  • Monthly Subscriptions Start at $39.99
  • Inspired by the Potterverse
  • Contains Unique and Handmade Goods
  • Collect Sets over the Course of Your Subscription

Cons:

  • Only Focused on a Single Fandom
  • Low Monthly Inventory (Get your orders in quick!)

If you love anime and think you know everything there is to know about this incredible world and all the characters in it, then you might just have to think again. This subscription box is practically guaranteed to open up a whole new world for you. These boxes come with collectible coins, miniature figures, maps, and cushion covers to really bring this other world to life in your home.

Pros:

  • Available for as Little as $42 a Month
  • Includes Long-Lasting Collectible Items
  • Themed Items from Monthly Boxes
  • Intricate Designs
  • Incredibly Realistic Figures of Your Favorite Characters

Cons:

  • Not Official Merchandise
  • Pricier Than Many Subscription Boxes

These subscription boxes have been carefully curated for those who appreciate superheroes and their role in peoples' lives. They come with exciting graphic novels and stylish geek-chic t-shirts that will turn heads at any comic convention. The contents of each box is guaranteed to be worth at least $40, so you are guaranteed to get more than you pay for.

Pros:

  • Subscriptions at $24 a Month
  • Includes Back Issues of Classic Comics
  • Perfect for Comic Book Lovers
  • Incredible Value

Cons:

  • Not Individually Tailored
  • Low Quality Customer Service

Loot Crate is, quite possibly, the crème de la crème of geeky subscription boxes, featuring items from every fandom you could think of. Packed with official merchandise from movies, TV shows, or comics, you’ll find the perfect box to tickle your fancy. They have a range of packages, and provide for fans of all shapes and sizes. If you love getting surprise gifts, then you’ll love Loot Crate’s boxes!

Pros:

  • $19.99 per Month
  • Discounts Regularly Available
  • Four or More Items in Every Box
  • Official Merchandise
  • International Shipping to 27 Countries

Cons:

  • $5 per Month for Shipping

If you love Harry Potter, Rick and Morty, and Marvel or DC comics, but have struggled to find a subscription box offering fully-licensed and stylish attire, then look no further than the Monthly Tee Club. These guys bring you unique and special edition designs just for members of the club and each will set the geek world by storm. If you hate going shopping, Monthly Tee Club will have you looking stylish in no time.

Pros:

  • Subscriptions at $14.99 a Month
  • Fully-Licensed Merchandise
  • Individually Tailored Boxes

Cons:

  • Delivered Through Major Corporate Partnerships Rather Than Being Family Owned
  • Not Made in the USA

Geek Fuel knows that "with great power, comes great responsibility," so you should already know that you will, likely, get the most incredible memorabilia there is. They provide a pretty minimal discount for first-time buyers, but if you are a fan of all the different fandoms and video games that there are out there, you'll never need another monthly subscription box ever again. Each box contains a carefully crafted blend of t-shirts, comics, and other pop-culture themed items, all selected randomly that will wow even the nerdiest of nerds.

Pros:

  • Valued at over $100 in Every Box
  • International Shipping
  • Official Merchandise

Cons:

  • Only Provided Quarterly
  • $8 per Month for Shipping

This box is, quite frankly, the best geeky subscription box we have enjoyed that is currently out there on the market. With almost double the number of guaranteed products in every box than other subscription boxes, you really can’t complain about what you get for your money with this subscription. From unique items including t-shirts, gloves, and hats to accessories, vinyl figures, homeware, and decor, this box is hard to beat.

Pros:

  • Subscriptions at $43.99 per Quarter
  • Every Box has a Minimum Value of $120
  • Limited Edition Products
  • Fully-Licensed Products and Merchandise

Cons:

  • Only Delivered Quarterly

This is the perfect box for the geek and gamer in your life. Each month, Hunt a Killer will send you a package containing a box with a murder mystery inside, along with all the clues you need to solve who did it. With the help of cleverly written riddles, you’ll piece together all you need to uncover the mystery inside your monthly subscription box.

Pros:

  • Subscriptions at $25 a Month
  • Fun Provided for Half a Year at a Time

Cons:

  • Need a Commitment of Six Months to Fully Enjoy
  • $3.95 for Shipping in the US, and More for International Shipping

If you have strong feelings about Nickelodeon cartoons, then this is the time-capsule you need to transport you back to the good old days of the 90s. Packed full of retro collectibles, accessories, figurines, apparel, kitchenware, and more, you will not be disappointed by the amazing range of Nickelodeon exclusives you receive in this subscription box. Who knows? Maybe you'll even uncover mind blowing facts about Nickelodeon in your blast from the past.

Pros:

  • Exciting Nickelodeon Exclusives
  • Incredible Range of Nickelodeon-Themed Goods
  • Valued at $120 Worth of Goods
  • Quarterly Plans Available

Cons:

  • $49.99 a Month
  • $7 for Shipping
  • Only Available in US and Canada

Whoever said geeks couldn’t be cool, have no idea what they're talking about, and there are an incredible range of subscription boxes for geeks out there that just reaffirm this belief. No matter what your geeky interest is, the boxes you can get for yourself or your nerdy friend(s) will provide you wearable items that show off your favorite faction, memorabilia, and hours of entertainment.

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Brayden Simmons
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Your run of the mill tech and gaming nerd. Anything about technology, games, or lightsabers, and I’m probably writing about it.

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