The Best Geek Subscription Boxes for a Fandom Fantasy Fix

Updated by Timothy Paradis

As a proud gamer, dungeon master, or Marvel superfan, you can't get enough of your favorite fandoms. If this sounds like you, a geek box is a dream come true! Every month, Cratejoy vendors put together curated nerd box subscriptions that cater to various franchises and pop culture obsessions. Every fan will find the perfect gift that satisfies their geekiest cravings – directly on their doorstep. 

The Best Geek Crates Anywhere

Mystery Toy Box

Mystery Toy Box

From $31.99 per box
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Monthly Mystery Toy Box is a great gift lets anyone be a kid again. Each box contains 5-8 new premium toys worth over $65 from some of the top names – Funko, Medicom Toy, and Kidrobot. Boxes will never include the same toy twice, so every month is a total surprise! The subscription also includes discounts at the Mindzai online toy store to fulfill all his quirky toy desires!

Shipping: Your box will ship on the 15th of every month. Please order by the 1st of each month to ensure you get the current box. If you ordered from the 16th-31st, then your box will ship on the 15th of the next month. For existing subscribers, we ship on the 15th of every month and renew on the 1st Cancellations must be made before the 1st of the month

"Nothing but good things to say so far. The diversity has been on point and it seems like there is thought and effort put into the mystery toy box. I gave this as a gift to my girlfriend and she loves it. Thanks " - Vince M.

The Heroes Tower Mini Mystery Box

The Heroes Tower Mini Mystery Box

From $16.00 per box
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Themed around some of the most popular fandoms, like Star Wars, the Avengers, anime, and various video games, The Heroes Tower is a fun-filled subscription service that sends out 3 different mystery boxes to suit any budget. Delivering between 4-10 geeky items in every box, get a little bit of everything from new issues of your fave comics to collectibles, stickers, belts, room decor and more.

Shipping: We believe the sooner you receive your mystery boxes the better. This way, if any problems or issues arise, we can handle the issue swiftly and efficiently.

"We bought this for our 11-year old and he adores this. They've listened to our likes and preferences (he's a dino-nut and there's always something dinosaur themed). This is one of the best things I've purchased for him in a long time." - Charlotte H.

Dungeon Crate™

Dungeon Crate™

From $28.65 per box
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Dungeon Crate is a monthly subscription box that's going to take their tabletop setup to the next level. One of the best subscription boxes for Dungeon Masters and D&D guilds, this box is curated by in-the-know, experienced gamers who handpick and deliver a whole lotta loot, including RPG accessories, miniatures, and dice, plus downloadable adventures, campaigns, and maps.

Shipping: Cut offs for the current month are the 4th of the month. Boxes are shipped the third week of the month. Each crate includes a monthly code for exclusive digital downloads. Calculated shipping costs apply. Cancelling only stops the auto renewal process, this is a NON-REFUNDABLE item.

"Gave a 3mos sub to my 17yo son for his birthday and he LOVES it. He's into D&D, MTG, Yugioh and Pathfinder. He's asked for another 3mos for Christmas." - Leslie M.

Brick Loot Subscription

Brick Loot Subscription

From $39.16 per box
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Construction toys are one of the best ways to introduce the engineering design process to young minds, and LEGO-obsessed kids know how to make learning a good time! Brick Loot is a monthly subscription box that's curated by brick-building fanatics and brings hard-to-find brick sets, custom kits, and customized mini figures to LEGO lovers of all ages.

Shipping: We ship boxes on the 10th of each month. Last day to sign up is the 9th of the month. Cancellations must be made by the 25th of the month prior to shipping. Renewals will happen on the 1st of the month after your first box ships.

"I bought a monthly subscription for my son in law for Christmas and he loves it! He was thrilled with the contents of his first box and can't wait for the next." - Dawn E.

Box of Matter

Box of Matter

From $37.46 per box
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Described as part museum and part lab project, each month brings objects of intrigue such as rare crystals, ancient fossils, wartime artifacts, natural specimens, and items with scientific significance, like authentic NASA computer chips.

Shipping: Your first box will ship ASAP. The following boxes are shipped monthly. Free US Shipping & reduced international rates. If you have any questions, click the "Contact Seller" button below.

“Probably one of my favorite subscription boxes EVER! If you have kids and they love knowledge and seek out information constantly, this box is an education easter egg that initiates the start of great conversation and exciting exploration into learning. My daughter loved it and my husband and I were kind of jealous, but in a good way.” – Krista T.

Manga Spice Cafe Subscription Box

Manga Spice Cafe Subscription Box

From $45.95 per box
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Bringing the unique experience of a manga cafe from Tokyo to their front door, Manga Spice Cafe is a fun monthly box that's perfect for lovers of manga, anime, and all things Japanese. Each box delivers 3 newly released manga, suitable for those 15+, along with 3-5 sweet or savory Japanese snacks, 1 cafe drink item, a detailed artist info sheet, and occasional surprise gifts.

Shipping: Boxes ship during the last week of each month, on the 26th, and will arrive at your door on or before the 9th of the new month. Example: Ships June 26th, Arrives July 9th or sooner.

"Fun! I ordered one box for my daughter, and I will definitely order a second! Opening up a box that comes in the mail is still a treat! She was excited when the box arrived. There was info on the ingredients in the treats (which is helpful when recipient is a vegetarian), and details about the curated books. The included books look awesome! Very well done, thank you." - Cara K.

Mystery Manga Box

Mystery Manga Box

From $50.00 per box
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Fukubukuro is a Japanese New Year custom in which retailers sell grab bags filled with various mystery items. Give them a taste of this tradition with a subscription to Mystery Manga Box. Each monthly box includes 1 mystery manga, a Japanese drink, snack, sweet anime treats, and a gift. A box that they'll look forward to unboxing every month!

Shipping: All orders placed before the 8th of each month will receive their first box that same month. Any orders placed after the 8th will receive their first order around the 15th of the next month.

“My husband and I loved our mystery manga box! All the snacks were great and we enjoyed the manga as well. The curators did a good job picking something based on our likes. I'm excited to get the next one and considering doing a full year subscription.” – Nikki J.

Which Geek Box Is Right for Me? 

No matter which pop culture subscription box you choose, it should bring a smile to your face. These monthly gift boxes are carefully curated and celebrate your favorite fandoms with exclusive merchandise, collectibles, apparel, and more. 

The curators behind each nerd box subscription are dedicated to delivering an exceptional experience. As fans, they understand the importance of authenticity. That’s why they provide items that resonate with people with the same obsessions.


D&D Monthly Subscription Crates

No matter the module or scenario, tabletop players are proud of developing the coolest gaming experiences possible. Expand your dominion with D&D merch, Pathfinder swag, and RPG accessories like terrains and 20-sided dice subscriptions

You can also show the world what kind of nerd you are with the best Dungeons and Dragons t-shirts!

LEGO Fan Boxes

Most geeks already know that LEGO subscription boxes offer great deals and incredible merchandise. From hard-to-find exclusives to custom LEGO figures to curated kits by famous designers, you’ll have endless opportunities to expand your collection. 

Comic Book Mystery Boxes

To get your hands on the ultimate geek crate, try a mystery comic book box. You’ll get your hands on new and classic comics every month, allowing you to explore a massive range of characters and story arcs. 

Choose Cratejoy’s Geek Box Collections!

When you choose one of our monthly nerd box subscriptions, you're not just receiving a box of goodies: You're joining a community of like-minded individuals who share your passion for all things geeky. Plenty of our pop culture boxes offer online forums, exclusive access to events, and ways to connect with fellow fans.

For more, check out our full collection of geeky subscription boxes.