Every gamer knows that their love of consoles, games, and the spin-off movies and TV shows that come about as a result of their creation don’t just stay in the living room. If you’re a true nerd, of which it is an honour to be, then you know that there has to be at least one item that pays homage to the Best Gamecube Games or the Best Retro Handhelds in every room in your house. Why make toast in a boring Breville when you can add some midi-
1. Star Wars Le Creuset
There is nothing I love more than retro kitchen products that are actually functional and useful, and this
2. T Rex Bottle Opener
Next up on our list of epic retro kitchen products is this awesome dinosaur bottle opener, after all, everyone needs a bottle opener so why not add a novelty spin to it? This T-Rex bottle opener that is reminiscent of Jurassic Park would be a great talking point at any party, it’s weird and wacky but useful too! This dinosaur
3. Death Star Ice Ball
Along time ago in a galaxy far, far away the Death Star Ice Ball was created. That’s right, up next on our list of retro kitchen products we have another super cool Star Wars. No, it’s not an icy meteor ball heading towards earth, it’s just one giant Death Star shaped ice cube. This ice ball mould will turn your ice into the Death Star itself (or a tiny version of it) so you’d better watch your back next time you take a drink. This ice mould can also double as a chocolate mould if you are into the mood to make tiny Death Star chocolates. Pretty cool, right?!
4. Pikachu teapot
Next up on our list of retro kitchen products we have the sweetest kitchen item yet, that Pokémon fans will adore. This Pikachu kettle is just too cute and will easily brighten anyone’s morning. Instead of displaying this item in your Pokédex this Pikachu kettle should take pride of place in your kitchen, for everyone to see and be envious of. Unfortunately, this kettle can currently only be purchased if you have a Japanese address but we’ll be keeping our eyes out and our Pokeballs at the ready, waiting for an Amazon UK restock, this is one Pokémon we really want to catch!
5. Zelda Rolling Pin
Next up on our wish list of retro kitchen products is this amazing Zelda Rolling Pin. I’ve been a hardcore Zelda fan ever since I first The Ocarina of Time on The N64 and I love bringing Zelda merchandise into the real world. This rolling pin made me want to press pause on the latest Zelda game: Links Awakening and head straight for the kitchen. This rolling pin is engraved with they Hyrule Wingcrest and the Lorule Wingcrest so you can turn regular cookies, biscuits and pies into Legend of Zelda goodies. This rolling pin would make the perfect gift for any geeky friend who also likes to prove their worth in the kitchen.
6. Batman Espresso Maker
We’re heading into the DC universe with the next item on our next retro kitchen products list. If you’re a Batman fan and need a strong cup of coffee to get you going in the morning (because who doesn’t?), then this espresso maker needs to be on your wish list. Not only does this espresso maker create a mean cup of coffee but it also looks so badass. The matte black colour of the coffee pot gives this kitchen product a super cool edge which is accentuated by the Batman-themed handle. Finally, the eye is drawn to the splash of colour of the lid, in the form of the Batman logo, that sits in front of Batman’s mask. If you want to join Bruce Wain in a good cup of espresso you can check out the coffee maker here.
7. Game Boy Coffee Canister
If you’re already adding the Batman Espresso machine to your retro kitchen products wish list, then this next item might also be for you. To complement the espresso machine we have a Nintendo Game Boy Coffee Canister. This two-litre container is the perfect place to keep your coffee beans, and to be displayed, the pride of place on your kitchen countertop. The Game Boy Coffee Canister, that is also large enough to store cookies or other tasty treats, is an officially licensed Nintendo product and looks just like the original Game Boy, right down to the detailing on the back of the handheld console. If you want to spice up your kitchen storage, then you can check out this ultra-cool Game Boy Coffee Jar here.
8. Lord Of The Rings Mug
Next up on our list of retro kitchen products is this mystically magical Lord of the Rings Mug. If you are a Lord of the Rings fan, or you are shopping for one, then this
9. Harry Potter Skele-Gro Water Bottle
For all our Potter heads out there, this next item on our awesome list of retro kitchen products, is for you. We were first introduced to Skele-Gro in Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets as a means of re-growing bones. While this water bottler may not really be able to re-grow your bones, it can help you stay hydrated while on the go and make doing your bit for the environment a bit more magical. This Skele-Gro bottle is an official replica product of the potion bottle seen in the second Harry Potter film and therefore looks just as it should, right down to the text on the bottle. If you want to impress all of your muggle friends, you can buy the Skele-Gro bottle here.
10. Darth Vader Toaster
We’re moving to the Star Wars franchise for the next item on our retro kitchen products wish list. This toaster is the perfect kitchen appliance for any sith lord in training, even with a simple slice of toast you can be reminded of the ways of the imperial forces. This toaster, that is shaped like Darth Vader’s head, burns the Star Wars logo onto your toast which may be for you if you don’t mind your toast a little on the dark side. The shape of the toaster is a good replica of Darth Vader’s helmet (aside from the slots to put your bread) and would look great in any kitchen. Head to Amazon to find this Star Wars toaster.
11. Super Mario Boo Mug
We’re heading back into the Nintendo gaming world with the next item on our list of retro kitchen products. If you’re a fan of Super Mario and want one of the bad guys on your side for once, then you need to check out this Boo Coffee mug. This cute ghost may be deceiving in looks as he’s usually working against you, however, this huge coffee mug is on your side with a 590ml drinks capacity. With this Boo Coffee
12. Doctor Who Tea Infuser
The next item on our list of retro kitchen products couldn’t be any more British if it tried. After all, what is
13. Game Of Thrones Dragon Egg Cookie Jar
Next up on our list of retro kitchen products we have one item that is a must-have for any serious Game of Thrones fans. This dragon egg cookie jar is modelled on Daenerys’ egg that hatches to reveal Rhaegal, the first dragon to be born in 150years. If you’re hoping to reveal to the world that dragons really do exist, then keeping this dragon egg cookie jar may be a good place to start. Even if no dragon emerges, a delicious cookie has to be a close second. If you want to try you’re luck at hatching a dragon, or just want somewhere cool to store your snacks, then you can get yourself a dragon egg cookie jar here.
14. Super Mario Question Block Cookie Jar
If Game of Thrones isn’t your thing but you are looking for a cool storage solution for your cookies or other tasty treats, then the next item on our retro kitchen products list could be for you. We are heading back to the Nintendo gaming world with this Super Mario Bros Question Block cookie jar. But, don’t worry, there is no need to smash this question block to reveal your reward as this ceramic game-accurate question block comes with a handy lid top access your goodies. You can purchase this cookie jar here.
15. Captain America Slow Cooker
Last, but not least, we’re heading to the Marvel Universe for the final item on our retro kitchen products list. This Captain America 2-Quart slow cooker features the superhero’s shield emblem on the front of the slow cooker and is a novel way to add a bit of geekiness to your kitchen. Simply load with ingredients, set timer and your delicious dinner will be ready for you by the time you get back from your mission. After all, even super hero’s need to make time for a tasty meal. If you want to make your kitchen a bit more super then you can buy your very own marvel slow cooker here.
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