The Super Skull Holiday Gift Guide: 2017


The holidays are kicking off around the comic shop and Nick and Curtis are nervous about Marcus and his first day back at work. Meanwhile, the boys have a very unexpected visit from a very famous celebrity...

Here's a list of our 2017 recommendations:


All Ages

  • Castle in the Stars

  • Pashmina

  • Hilda and the Black Hound - Paperback



  • My Hero Academia VOL 1

  • Delicious in Dungeon Vol 1

  • Akira 35th Anniversary Box Set

  • Battle Angel Alita HC New Edition


Young Adult/Teen

  • Mockingbird VOL 1

  • Snot Girl VOL 1

  • Monstress VOL 1

  •  Batgirl - Beyond Burnside. Hope Larson


Old people who don’t read comics

  • Chris Ware Monograph
  • Best We Could Do

  • Baking With Kafka

  • Hostage - Guy Delisle. D&Q.


People who already read comic books but need some new shit

  • Batman: Night of the Monster Men
  • Wonder Woman: Year One

  • Seven to Eternity


Sci Fi Fans

  • Darth Vader Imperial March VOL 1

  • Star Wars Screaming Citadel

  • Poe Dameron Vol 1-3. 

  • Star Wars Adventures (IDW, All Ages)


Fun and Funny

  • Rock Candy Mountain VOL 1

  • Any Issue of Squirrel Girl

  • The Mighty Thor. 



People who’ve never played board games

  • Century Silk Road

  • Ask a Question. That’s a Question!

  • Azul

  • Spoils of War

  • (Kingdomino

  • Codenames (Disney, Marvel, Pictures)

For those who enjoy Risk, Catan, Monopoly, and other such “parent” games

  • Photosynthesis

  • Viral


Two Player

  • Santorini

  • Haru Ichiban

  • Azul


Gamer-Ass Games

  • Gloomhaven

  • Scythe