Jewelry Tagged Articles RSS Feed | GameSkinny.com Jewelry RSS Feed on GameSkinny.com https://www.gameskinny.com/ en Launch Media Network Gift Guide: Best Gifts for Final Fantasy Fans https://www.gameskinny.com/l2qk0/gift-guide-best-gifts-for-final-fantasy-fans https://www.gameskinny.com/l2qk0/gift-guide-best-gifts-for-final-fantasy-fans Fri, 01 Dec 2017 04:12:02 -0500 bazookajo94

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And that was out gift guide for Final Fantasy fans

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Hopefully you found the perfect gift for the person your life who hasn't stopped playing Final Fantasy for the past 30 years. Whether it's in the form of a jewelry, upholstery, or tomfoolery. 

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And if all else fails, just get them Kingdom Hearts which has a ton in common with FF, including a whole bunch of characters. 

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Chocobo's Crystal Hunt

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Price: $19.99

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Buy It: Amazon

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Why get another Monopoly set featuring beloved characters when you can get a whole new board game about them entirely? Like this chocobo board game, Chocobo's Crystal Hunt. You get to try to steal some crystals from the other chocobos before they get to yours first. Seems fun, cute, and competitive.

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How great is that? Your very own Final Fantasy board game surrounding the cutest creatures around. Now if only Popocho could be there...

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It's affordable too, so grab this game for a list price of $19.99 and go crazy.

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A Final Fantasy Periodic Table 

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Price: $6.99

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Buy It: eBay

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For the gamer who likes both Final Fantasy and paying attention in science class, get them this awesome silk poster depicting the periodic table as Final Fantasy characters. I don't know why this exists or why I haven't found it before, but it doesn't matter anymore -- I once was lost, but now I'm found. 

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Display all your nerdy tendencies with this guy for a list price of $6.99.

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Final Fantasy IX Playing Cards

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Price: $27.00

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Buy It: Etsy

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You know what's just as fun as video games? Card games. And though you could settle with the old, bent cards you rummaged up from the bottom of your grandma's junk drawer, why not try something newer. Something fresher. Something fresh as heck, like these Final Fantasy IX playing cards. They're beautiful, they're $27.00, and they will be the talk of the party if you bust them out and make all your friends play Go Fish (because at least everyone knows how to play that game...).

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Also if you think you've got what it takes to design your own Final Fantasy deck, head over to this website and go crazy. 

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The Sky: The Art of Final Fantasy Book 1

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Price: $29.99

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Buy It: Amazon

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Don't try to look me in the face and say that you don't think the art in Final Fantasy is beautiful. Just try saying those words. I dare you. 

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For the people in your life who enjoy looking at art outside of the video game, this art book is the perfect gift. It's like giving them an art gallery they don't have to go outside of their house to visit.

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What's more, there's three of these bad boys. Get the bundle of all three for $76.68 or buy the first book in hardcover for a list price of $29.99. 

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NES Entertainment Flask - Final Fantasy Edition

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Price: $19.99

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Buy It: Amazon

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No, this is not an NES cartridge (though what kind of audacity would I have if I was like, "Oh, you're at a Final Fantasy gift guide? Here's 10 gifts. Number 1: Final Fantasy.")

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This is actually a flask. Like, for drinking. Fun, right? There are a few parody titles to choose from, but this is the Final Fantasy—excuse me, Fine Ale Fantasy—though personally, I'd go for the Double Flagon one...

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Pick your poison today for only $19.99.

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White Mage Hand Warmers

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Price: Your precious time.

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Buy It: 8-bit Knits

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Y'all like knitties?

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Sorry -- sometimes when I get excited I start speaking in tongues. And discovering the knitting wonders of 8-bit Knits has got me very excited. Sometimes you just want to hand-make a present for someone, and there aren't always a lot of nerdy patterns readily available.

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Thankfully, 8-bit Knits has created their own nerdy patterns -- like a Princess Leia buns hat or a Phoenix Wright hat -- and shared them with the world. And most of them are free, including this dope pattern for White Mage hand warmers.

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So warm your best friend's hands this season with only the cost of yarn and your fortitude (too bad there's not a spell to increase patience).

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The Great Ultros Off Kanagawa Throw Pillow

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Price: $27.00

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Buy It: Redbubble 

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Maybe you like your video game merch to be subtle. I know I do. I love that rush when someone who doesn't play video games says, "This is cute", and you get to drop the, "Thanks, it's from a video game!" bomb. So let's get subtle with this mashup pillow of Ultros and the painting The Great Wave off Kanagawa. It wouldn't even matter if someone didn't know this was a Final Fantasy villain -- they'd just think it was a neat twist on the classic painting, and you'd get to sit on your couch in smug satisfaction just knowing what it really was.

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You can buy the pillows in various square sizes ranging from 16 inches to 36 inches, with the choice of buying only a  cover or including a pillow.

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Snag your 16" x 16" pillow (with insert) today for $27.00.

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Cactuar Scarf

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Price: $24.92

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Buy It: Redbubble

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Is there anything in this world that can keep a cold heart warm? Probably not. And I doubt this Cactuar scarf would suffice as it's more decorative than functional in cold weather, but hey -- it's super cute. So bundle up your bae's aesthetic this holiday season for only $24.92.

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Maybe the thoughtfulness of the gift will warm something. 

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NieR: Automata Red Agate & Onyx Bracelet

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Price: $97.99

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Buy It: Square Enix

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If you're not frightened by expensive price tags, then venture your heart and wallet directly to the Final Fantasy source -- the Square Enix Store. You can find a lot of great merch there, such as items from NieR Automata. Or, more specifically, this red agate and onyx bracelet. Like, how cute is this?

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However, the NieR products are only available for pre-order right now, with an unofficial release date of February 2018. So, in addition to the cash you're gonna have to drop for this gift, you'll also have to write a heartfelt "IOU" or a heartfelt "hope you can wait two months, lol."

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Final Fantasy X - Yuna Pendant Necklace

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Price: $47.50

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Buy It: Etsy 

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Sometimes when you wear the right necklace with the right outfit, it starts to feel like the planets have aligned and the sun's rays shine solely on your face. Just think of the power you could project if you paired a killer cosplay with the actual necklace the character wears.

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So grab the necklace of Final Fantasy X's beloved Yuna, and finally know what it feels like to be the master of your own fate.

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Alternatively, if you have a wallet bigger than a Titan, there's another Yuna necklace on the Square Enix website that you can purchase for $220.99.

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It's a scary world out there. Just when you think you've got your bearings on all the monumental changes happening around you, suddenly something new happens, throwing you off balance once again.

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Despite all the unpredictable changes that can happen at any given moment, at least there's one thing in this world that is inherent for everyone -- Final FantasyIt's been there for as long as you can remember, and you can't recall a time when you've ever thought, man, sure wish Final Fantasy would just leave my life forever.

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In fact, you want more Final Fantasy in your life, and what better way to do that than to give great gaming merch to friends and family! Maybe they're not prepared for the changes in their life either, so here's a way to give them another reminder of that constant presence in their life.

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Creator Spotlight: GamingJewelry https://www.gameskinny.com/uq57p/creator-spotlight-gamingjewelry https://www.gameskinny.com/uq57p/creator-spotlight-gamingjewelry Wed, 02 Nov 2016 10:00:01 -0400 Glitchieetv

This week's creator spotlight goes to GamingJewelry, which specializes in creating sterling silver pendants based off of video game weapons. Sterling silver has always been a staple when it comes to jewelry. Add in the aspect that the items are handmade and can be custom ordered and you have GamingJewelry.

They feature a variety of weapons from a variety of games such as League of Legends, CS: GOand DotA 2. Check out some of the products below and visit their Etsy store to request a custom piece.

The Eye Pendant - DotA 2 Inspired
Karambit Pendant - Counter-strike Inspired
Leona's Sword Pendant - League of Legends Inspired
Glaive Pendant - Warcraft Inspired

What's your favorite item of theirs?

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8 awesome pieces of Undertale merchandise for the hard core collector https://www.gameskinny.com/t8y5w/8-awesome-pieces-of-undertale-merchandise-for-the-hard-core-collector https://www.gameskinny.com/t8y5w/8-awesome-pieces-of-undertale-merchandise-for-the-hard-core-collector Tue, 12 Jul 2016 06:39:12 -0400 QuintLyn

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And there you have it Undertale fans...8 super cool items that will help you show off your love for the game. Some are subtle, while others scream that fanatic devotion from the rooftops. Don't be afraid of the latter. It's totally okay to love those nerdy things and want to show it.

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Pixel Heart Necklace

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$14.00 on Etsy
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For those looking for something subtle that fans of the game will recognize, this acrylic pixel heart necklace should be right up your alley. The pendant is small and lightweight -- and even comes with its own pouch and gift box. It also comes with a large chain that can be cut to any size you prefer. 

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You will be looking at a few additional dollars for shipping. That said. It's still an adorable piece you can wear anywhere.

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Anime-Style Messenger Bag Featuring Sans

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$22.79 on Ebay
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Here we have another item from a Chinese seller on eBay... So again, there may be some questionable copyright stuff going on here, but as messenger bags go, this one would be a pretty cool item for fans of the game. 

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Like most of these screenprinted style bags, this one doesn't look like it could double as a Bag of Holding, but it would come in handy for someone looking to carry a journal or a sketch pad and some other things around in.

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As with the other sellers, this one has some pretty impressive feedback at 99.3% positive on nearly 5,000 ratings.

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Undertale Plushies!

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$25-$28 on Amazon
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Who doesn't love cute cuddly plushies?! Even if those cute and cuddly things are pretty sinister in game... Amazon seller JOY IS TOYS offers two super adorable Undertale plushes -- Sans and Toriel. The toys are priced separately with Sans costing $27.99 and Toriel running $24.98.

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Unfortunately, these two items are not eligible for Amazon Prime, so you will have to drop $5 on shipping as well. But as plushies go, it's still not a bad price.

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Asriel's Locket For Cosplayers

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$20+ On Etsy
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Aaaaah, cosplay. To truly nail it, you have to have all the bits and pieces. It's the finest of details that really make it -- like the kind of jewelry your characters wear. In this case, we're talking about a locket based on Asriel's mid-form. 

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To make the necklace comfortable to wear, Etsy creator Sunarry weighted the heart to prevent shifting and made the beads lighter -- an excellent choice for someone planning to stay in costume for any length of time.

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For those without the inclination or the jewelry making skills, this piece is an excellent way to add the final touch to that Asriel cosplay.

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Asriel Zipper Hoodie From Japan

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$37.99 on ebay
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Hoodie lovers unite! You can never go wrong with an awesome hoodie. Personally, I'd suggest owning one for every occasion. This particular hoodie -- which is unisex, so you only need to worry about the size -- is a 60/40 cotton-polyester mix in white. It features some cool looking art of Asriel in all his forms -- as well as his rather sinister-looking Flowey-form.

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It sums up Asriel's story line in a pretty attractive way.

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This hoodie is being sold by seller yilv45 who has a 100% positive feedback rating with 528 ratings on eBay. That said, they are shipping from China, so the copyright-related legality of some of their items might be a bit questionable.

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Kingdom Hearts Inspired Undertale Prints

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$12.00 on Etsy
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As a long time Kingdom Hearts fan, this one really spoke to me. I've always loved the stained-glass art that appears in the game, and it translates really well to Undertale -- as you can see here with these prints by Marini4Art.

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The prints are A3 glossy photo prints, and they're waterproof. 

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If you're not keen on this particular piece, but like Marini's art, they do offer commissions at various prices. So you can get your own completely unique piece of Undertale art at a pretty sweet price.

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Undertale Inspired Paracord Bracelet

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$11.26 on Etsy
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Paracord bracelets are pretty much the hot thing these days. For some, it's the looks, for others, it's the fact that they can actually come in pretty handy. This particular paracord bracelet, designed by NerdCord, comes in a rather stylish black and red and features the ever-important heart/life indicator.

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For those who may not like black and red, NerdCord does offer other color options. You'll just need to specify upon ordering.

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Custom 10-doh Nintendo Cart by Evilos

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$17.99 on Ebay
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Vinyl toy collectors and fans of retro-themed items will dig this piece. For under $20, you can pick up a this nifty collectible that will take you back to the days of the original Nintendo Entertainment System. 

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This particular cartridge won't plug into any consoles. In fact, it looks like it might just wander away at any point. Of course, the truly great thing about this piece is that even if your friends and family -- for some reason -- are not familiar with Undertale, they're going to recognizes an NES cartridge when they see it. That makes this guy a great way to introduce more people to your favorite game.

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This little guy is sold by 2016hotpacks who as a nearly 100% positive feedback with almost 1500 ratings.

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Undertale, an adorable retro-RPG by indie dev Toby Fox, is one of those games that while we may not have expected it to do so, quickly rose to fame as a cult game.  The game's unique combat -- or non-combat -- mechanics, as well as its puzzle system and beautiful narrative earned it a lot of love from gamers and critics alike -- some of which are reading this now.

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Of course, like true fans of anything, Undertale fans, too, love owning items that show off their admiration for the game. Some want something simple and subtle... maybe something to add a bit of flair to their abodes. Others want something that screams it out loud and proud while they're out on the town. 

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To help you find the perfect thing that shows everyone just how much you love the game, we've taken the time and compiled a list of super cool items you can buy right now. One of these is sure to fit your needs.

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Top 10 Zelda Memorabilia For Every Fan https://www.gameskinny.com/c35ti/top-10-zelda-memorabilia-for-every-fan https://www.gameskinny.com/c35ti/top-10-zelda-memorabilia-for-every-fan Fri, 04 Oct 2013 16:31:25 -0400 Courtney Gamache

I've been a Zelda fan since age 5 and I've always kept up to date on every Zelda book and game to have come out since the Nintendo 64 days. I'll be delving into the type of books, games, and accessories that are great for any fan to have.

Hyrule Historia

This great book was made in 2011 for the 25th anniversary of the Zelda franchise. It has all information about the Zelda games and the concept art work. It's great to flip through the book and see how the characters have progressed over 25 long years, to their current forms. For any Zelda fan I'd recommend this book for your home library as a collector's piece and great book for information on a taste of every Zelda game.

The Legend of Zelda and Philosophy - I Link Therefore I Am

As a young-adult on Amazon I came across this great book written by Luke Cuddy. This great book talks about the culture of video games as well as "a philosophical investigation of the rules of Hyrule, the personality of Link, the awesome power of the triforce, and the enigmatic quality of Zelda herself". Although this book was published in 2008 before Skyward Sword and the Toon-Link games, it does discuss time and space within Hyrule. I'd bet that a new book would be made soon by the same author, discussing how Skyward Sword has changed the Zelda timeline.

How to Draw - The Legend of Zelda

Being someone who's not that good at free-hand drawing, I bought this book to help me draw my beloved characters in a better way. This small book by Troll publishing, teaches anyone how to draw the Zelda characters from Ocarina of Time in a very modest fashion. Step by step instructions help make the shapes of the characters, while adding in small detail later. This book is great for children and adults alike who want to improve their skills by drawing their favorite characters.

Manga Books

While looking through Borders and Barnes and Noble a few years ago, I came across the Zelda manga books that had been made for nearly every game. Stopping at Phantom of the Hourglass, the manga books included every game since A Link to the Past. Those include A Link to the Past, Ocarina of Time, Majora's Mask, Oracle of Ages, Oracle of Seasons, Four Swords, The Minish Cap, and Phantom of the Hourglass. Although sometimes the stories are a bit altered for book form, they are great and portray the franchise and series very well. My only complaint would be the fact that Link talks, but that's kind of a requirement for a book.

Versus Game Books for Ocarina of Time and Majora's Mask

When these games were created back in the '90s, it was extremely difficult to collect every piece of heart in Ocarina of Time, and complete everything on time in Majora's Mask without one of these. Buying the Versus Game Books for them was the only option since not every household had internet. Personally, I still use them when I feel the need to replay one of my favorite games, and I plan on getting the Game Book for every Zelda game as a collection. Definitely a great small library forming for Zelda fans who love books as well.

Zelda Collector's Disc - GameCube

One of the greatest discs I have for the GameCube (which is now played on the Wii), is the Zelda Collector's disc. That little disc has four games on it and a demo of Wind Waker. The four games included are Zelda, Zelda II: The Adventure of Link, Ocarina of Time, and Majora's Mask. Since using the Nintendo 64 can be a hassle with the cartridges and having to blow on them... sometimes I love to use the disk; besides, the GameCube controllers aren't that hard to get used to. It makes the transition easier, not having to plug-in your N64 every time you want to play an old Zelda game.

Link Plushies

To my knowledge there's only one type of Link plush available for purchase. This would be a Toon-Link styled plush, and it's very adorable. I've always collected all Zelda objects I could get my hands on, and this one is no different. I received it as a Christmas gift, and I haven't let it out of my hands since. I was also given a Kirby Link for the collection, and they are displayed happily.

Zelda Clothing

One great thing for any fan is to display their love of a game through clothing. In such a wide array, there are hundreds of different Zelda t-shirts to choose from, and hoodies galore. I've got about 15-20 t-shirts that are Zelda themed and are spread out over the different games. Plus a few hoodies. There's no other sense of pride than walking into a store and getting compliments on the shirt you're wearing when it's your favorite game.

The above shirt is from redbubble.com

Legend of Zelda Jewelry

Being a girl gamer, I've spent more than a bit of money on jewelry that's video game themed... preferably Zelda themed. I've searched the internet and cons to get rings, bracelets, and necklaces that show my passion. Being able to display my passion in the form of lovely bling-bling makes my collection of Zelda memorabilia grow.

The above jewelry is from Cute 'N Kitschy.

Finally, - Skyward Sword 25th Anniversary Edition

This game is the one game in the series that every super-fan should play. It basically ties in the entire series in one whopping finale that explains everything within the Zelda series. It's in my top 3 Zelda games, and I would regret it if I hadn't played it when I did. The 25th anniversary edition comes with a symphony disc with the music as well. Although Hyrule Historia does a great job describing how the series has been, you won't understand the timeline unless you play Skyward Sword. No spoilers, I promise.

Well now we're nearing the end where I hope you enjoyed reading my list of memorabilia I couldn't live without. Share with a comment if you feel the same way, or have other things I've left out.

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Show Off Your Series Pride with Wares from Megan's Medlee! https://www.gameskinny.com/csq6k/show-off-your-series-pride-with-wares-from-megans-medlee https://www.gameskinny.com/csq6k/show-off-your-series-pride-with-wares-from-megans-medlee Mon, 13 May 2013 15:41:18 -0400 MirandaCB

Sometimes gamers like to show off their fandoms and pride either with shirts, tattoos, pins, or fan art. Gamers are a group that can appreciate what they love with ferocity and creativity. Gamers aren’t entirely exclusive when it comes to that, but when we wear something from a series we love, it’s a powerful thing.

Fellow gamer and DIY expert Megan Israels runs her own shop providing gaming pride beacons in the way of earrings and jewelry. Her shop is called Megan’s Medlee on her Etsy. Her goldmine runs the gamut from superheroes to Mario, Metroid to Mega Man, as well as simple flower or Hello Kitty ear studs.

Wait! There’s More.

Her shop also includes crocheted infinity scarves, hats, and the infamous beard beanies that keep your face warm if you have the misfortune of sub-par facial hair.

Megan also has a couple pairs of studs based on Son of Nor, which you can find out more here if you’re not familiar with it. That’s actually how I found her business through Twitter.

Gift Ideas?

If you have a girlfriend or a good friend of the female variety, maybe you could buy her some awesome Venom studs to show you care. If she doesn't like games or superheroes, there are also flower and designed studs to choose from—but if she doesn't like anything game/hero-related, maybe you should just find better gal pals.

Girls and guys who love uniqueness and quirkiness, Megan’s wares have what you want. If you’re a bit shy, they can be a great conversation piece to break the ice, then have it freeze over once you've run out of things to say and you scuttle over to someone else who actually understands the awesome sitting on your ears.

I honestly adore the Boo and Yoshi egg studs because they hit me right in my cuteness obsession cortex. And they give me the compulsion to play Super Mario World, which is always welcome.

You can find Megan’s Medlee here! Follow her on Twitter too!

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