Tagged With gift guides 2016

We all have a friend who collects vinyl. At first, you may have judged them for their perceived "hipster nonsense", but I'll bet you've come around. I see you spying on new record players, figuring out how to get started. And that artwork. It's stunning, and honestly a reason all on its own to invest in the hobby. You know this.

But what better way to avoid having to admit you've fallen head first into the retro trap than to gift those awesome looking (and sounding) albums you've found online to a loved one? If you need some inspiration, here's a list of our favourite six released in 2016.

Do you know that one person in your life that carries around massive headphones wherever they go, that has all their music downloaded in lossless FLAC format, and that has a vinyl collection growing faster than the hole in the ozone layer? Here are 10 presents that you can buy for any discerning audiophile to make their Christmas a special one.

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Once again, the tireless bargain hunters at Lifehacker have trawled the depths of the internet to find you the best geeky gifts for Christmastime. Whether you're shopping for a gamer, a film buff, an avid reader or a pop culture fanatic, you're going to find plenty of gems in this epic loot guide which covers every budget. We've also included online shopping links for all 60+ products.

We have no shame about all the toys and collectibles we buy, and you shouldn't either. You should have even less shame about giving them to your loved ones this holiday season, because seriously, have you seen most pop culture swag nowadays? Because pop culture swag nowadays is sweet as hell. Here's the proof.

Batman. Spider-Man. Superman. Captain America. Doctor Strange. Et cetera. They're all heroes, and they all have plenty of merchandise which is going to fill gift guides from one corner of the internet to the other. So we thought we'd bring you the other heroes, stories, collectibles, and more for those of you looking to diversify your gift-giving this year.

It's time for you to start all your Christmas shopping. Actually, if you haven't started yet, pick up your game: there's barely a week until Christmas Day. In fact, while you're out shopping, how about you pick something up for us along the way? Here are our editor's picks for some especially weird and wacky Christmas gadgets.