Or, “How I Became The Favorite.”
by Liz Baker
Now, we know it’s only November, but we figured since Christmas decorations go up for sale even before Halloween, we want to make sure you have the correct advantage when it comes to actually awesome presents. Since the real purpose of giving gifts–aside from bring joy into the hearts of our loved ones and showing our affection for one another–is to become the coolest person on the face of the planet, we’ve thrown together a list of some of the best gifts for 2014 that are bound to get you on the “Nice” list for life. Or at least land you a few extra pieces of turkey at dinner.
6. Bone Graphic Novel Box Set
Written/Illustrated by Jeff Smith
Think about every daydream you’ve ever had where you get to wander around in your own fantasy world, fighting bad guys, and taking names of anyone who gets in your way. Now put those adventures into a graphic novel, and prepare to have your brain electrified! This charming collection of all 10 Bone graphic novels is a perfect set for almost any age, and doesn’t fall short in the humor department either. It’s full of whimsy and wonder, as well as quizzical quests and heart-warming heroes, You really can’t go wrong here.
5. Munchkin (The Card Game)
From Steve Jackson Games
Looking for the perfect present for your favorite D & D-loving, card game playing, imagination-having friend or family member? Well, have we got a game for you! Munchkin a multi-player card game where each player must build a hero from their hand, and use all sorts of fun pun-based spell and weaponry cards to help beat various monsters from the deck. These include things like “Eye of the Beholder” “Potion of Idiotic Bravery” and the infamous “Duck of Doom” cards, to name a few. The games can run a variety of lengths, and can have a good amount of players, which make it great fun at any party! Just make sure you don’t play with people who hate word play and/or sword fighting, and you’re bound to be the talk of the town with this one.
More awesome rec’s after the jump!