Pop Insider Editor-in-Chief Ali Mierzejewski stopped by Fox 43 in Harrisburg to show off some great gifts for all the geeks on your holiday shopping list. For more on the products featured in this segment, check out the product notes below. For the holiday season’s geekiest gifts, be sure to check out Pop Insider’s Holiday Gift Guide.


DISNEY VILLAINOUS: WICKED TO THE CORE & EVIL COMES PREPARED (RAVENSBURGER)

  • The second game, Wicked to the Core, in the popular Disney Villainous game franchise introduces three new Villains – Hades from Hercules, Dr. Facilier from The Princess & the Frog, and the original “fairest of them all,” Evil Queen from the iconic Snow White. 
  • The third game, Evil Comes Prepared,  in the award-winning franchise features the Prideland’s worst uncle Scar from The Lion King, Ratigan from The Great Mouse Detective, and Yzma from The Emperor’s New Groove.
  • Each game can be played either with two-or-three players as a stand-alone game or can expand up to a six-player game when paired with the original Disney Villainous game.
  • MSRP: $24.99 
  • Available:  Target

FRIENDS X ALEX AND ANI (ALEX AND ANI)

  • The moments, the quotes, the memories, the FRIENDS. 
  • Your favorite episodes are now your favorite accessories.
  • Friends fans can choose from a variety of bracelets featuring iconic symbols and memorable quotes from the show, including “How you doin’?” and “You’re my lobster.”
  • MSRP: $39-$49
  • Available: alexandani.com

OUR UNIVERSE STAR WARS CHEWBACCA RED & WHITE HOLIDAY SWEATER (HER UNIVERSE)

  • This sweater has everything you need. Puns, Star Wars and festive spirit! 
  • The red and white sweater has a knitted pattern of trees and the Rebel Starbird on the shoulders, and a pattern of Ewoks, trees and the Millennium Falcon around the bottom. 
  • Chewbacca is front and center and framed with the excellent pun “All I want for Christmas is chew.”
  • MSRP: $59.90
  • Available: heruniverse.com

HARRY POTTER INVISIBILITY CLOAK (WOW! STUFF)

  • Appear to disappear! 
  • Using the Invisibility App by Wow! Stuff (included) you can recreate iconic scenes from the Harry Potter films. 
  • To start enjoying the Invisibility Cloak Illusion Costume, simply cover yourself, family, friends or even objects with the Invisibility Cloak. 
  • View, photograph or film yourself through the app on your phone or tablet (not included), and set your imagination free. You won’t believe your eyes!
  • Ages: 8+
  • MSRP: $59.99
  • Available: Amazon, Target, Walmart

Sega Genesis MiniSEGA GENESIS MINI (SEGA)

  • This system features 42 classic titles from SEGA and its third-party partners, including two bonus titles never previously released on the Genesis: Tetris and Darius! 
  • The Genesis Mini comes with two replica three-button USB Genesis controllers, a USB to Micro-B power cable, a power adapter, and an HDMI cable.
  • 55% the size of the original Model 1, accurate replica.
  • MSRP: $79.99
  • Available: Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop, Target


GROOT PUPPET (FOLKMANIS)

  • Fans of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy will exclaim, “I am Groot,” when they get their hands in the Groot puppet from Folkmanis.  
  • Jointed limbs with finger openings in head, arms and back of the legs allow multiple options for animating and posing this sentient, tree-like superhero.
  • MSRP: $47.99
  • Available: Amazon, folkmanis.com