Christmas gift guide for TV lovers: part two
Following on from our first Christmas gift guide for TV lovers, here our 10 more perfect gifts for the couch potato in your life.
Sphero BB-8: £129.99 @ Firebox
Just what you’ve always wanted, a little droid all for yourself. Take home BB-8 and watch his personality develop over time. Use your smartphone, tablet or even your voice to control BB-8. You can even create and view virtual holographic videos.
Justified The Complete Series DVD: £60 @ Amazon
Relive the critically-acclaimed, action-packed crime drama starring Timothy Olyphant as an old West style lawman who is a problem for criminals and the authorities alike. The Complete Series features all six seasons as well as over 24 hours of bonus behind-the-scenes – and a hilarious gag reel to boot.
Game of Thrones Monopoly: £29.99 @ Firebox
Perfect for a night in front of the fire, you can now play Monopoly to the death in this Game of Thrones edition. You’ll be able to purchase Craster’s Keep and the Fist of the First Man and play with a direwolf and a crown instead of the dog and top hat!
QI Square Bubbles: £6.40 @ John Lewis
Fans of QI will remember Stephen Fry doing a mind-boggling experiment that produced huge square bubbles. Now you can fascinate your family with the home demo kit.
Star Trek Transporter Pad Coasters: £20.00 @ Think Geek
This set of four coasters light up and have materialisation/dematerialisation sound effects to imitate the actual transporter pads of the starship Enterprise. Note: your drinks will not actually disappear, but that doesn’t stop you making some cool videos so that it looks like they do.
Better Call Saul Season One DVD: £19.99 @ Amazon
With the news that we will be graced with season two on 16th February 2016, it only makes sense that you would want to be up-to-date with season one of Better Call Saul. This prequel is the perfect gift for any fan of Breaking Bad.
The Wit and Wisdom of Tyrion Lannister: £9.99 @ Mankind
If you’re a fan of Game of Thrones, you’re a fan of Tyrion Lannister. Master of wit in a sticky situation, Tyrion has some of the best one-liners in the series. This handy collection will enable you to win any argument this Christmas with put downs like, “You must be proud to be as funny as a man whose balls brush his knees”.
Lap Desk for Tablet: £9.99 @ IWOOT
Enjoy those extra days off at Christmas with this super cool lap desk with a slot for your tablet. (Carefully) balance your coffee on the desk and catch up on your emails in the morning, all from the comfort of your own bed.
Downton Abbey Seasons 1-6 DVD: £44.49 @ Amazon
Christmas Day will see the last ever episode of Downton; what better to help you get over the withdrawal than every single series and every Christmas special on DVD?
Ride-in Dalek: £119.99 @ Forbidden Planet
This is one for the kids (or the very small). With 360-degree movement, your little one can roam around the house “exterminating” as they go. The inflatable Dalek produces 10 sounds and phrases as well – this is either the most annoying or most genius Christmas gift out there!