Your non gaming christmas hopes

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by Panzer Tacticer, Nov 7, 2010.

  1. Panzer Tacticer

    Panzer Tacticer veteran human

    Apr 13, 2008
    Right Here
    Yeah it's still a full month and some till then, but I'm bored and right out of anything else to talk about.

    I say non gaming, because really, I don't feel like being yet another game thread where it's all the same comments we've already seen here on other threads.

    So a hearty fuck off if you mention a single game, and a single game related doodad.

    Me, I'm wanting the usual (I have yet to get it). I want the wife in a sexy nightie under the tree, quiet bare assed with a look that says you're going to stop screwing when you've finished filling both ends of me. Not going to happen [​IMG] But who knows, maybe one day hehe.

    Besides, it makes asking for a Lazyboy chair seem more reasonable eh (damn things cost 1000 to start).

    Actually, aaaaaaaall I really want, is December to go by without any grief. A few weeks where I get to do some Christmas baking, a great meal at sister in laws Christmas day, and I am calling it a success. I have no real item I need (that is within doable price range).

    I will likely ask for the wife to consult with a buddy to maybe get me an anime box set of any of a small list of potentials. Simple easy purchase.
    Gift certificate to the local hobby store is an easy option, it just means I get a tank and no hassles paying for it.

    Being the dad and the bank around here, I essentially get the job of seeing to it everyone around here has a budget to work with.
    The son, hmm I will consider him even caring about the season a challenge. The wife is really the only serious fan of the day.
    This year is looking like with a bit of timing and luck to have about a 300 dollar budget.

    So what are you guys hoping for?
  2. basher11

    basher11 GBAtemp's Official Vocaloid Lover

    Jun 29, 2009
    United States
    im hoping for a good, quiet, peaceful 18 hour sleep during the holidays.
    can't seem to get that in my freaking house. [​IMG]
  3. monkat

    monkat I'd like to see you TRY to ban me. (Should I try?.

    May 21, 2009
    United States
    A day off.
  4. Sephi

    Sephi fool

    Jan 21, 2008
    United States
    Rhode Island
    All I want is money.

    and with that money I plan to buy:

    purple zippo, mikansei no1 (manga), gas.
  5. nutella

    nutella Low Glycemic Index

    Sep 4, 2008
    Your nearest supermarket
    Spending time with the family. I used to be really close to my cousins, but they're always busy all year round and I've had a pretty rough year (not depressing, just stressful with school). It's the one time of the year where we get to hang out like a lot.

    But talking about material goodies, probably just money. Saves the awkwardness of someone giving you a present you don't like.
  6. Overlord Nadrian

    Overlord Nadrian Banned

    Jul 28, 2008
    Golden Sun.

    And food.
  7. DeviousTom

    DeviousTom GBAtemp Regular

    Jul 21, 2008
    Markham, Canada
    I just feel like getting a nice new wristwatch.
  8. EpicJungle

    EpicJungle stop browbeating me can't you see i'm sexy

    Aug 28, 2009
  9. DeMoN

    DeMoN GBAtemp Guru

    May 12, 2004
    United States
    An automatic soap dispenser. I'm tired of having to push down for my soap.
  10. Splych

    Splych GBAtemp's Lurker

    May 19, 2008
    Canada, Ontario.
    - 3x3x3 Rubik's Cube
    - a bunch of DealExtreme stuff that total up to $15 i think
    - a mousepad
    - Katekyo Hitman Reborn manga [i wanna collect em]
    - Sandisk Sansa Fuze or Cowon J3 [either would be good]
    - money ?
  11. Forstride

    Forstride The rudder moves when I turn the wheel

    May 6, 2008
    United States
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Hmm...Well, I want to get some kind of IR night vision camera. For personal and security use. Preferably wireless so I can view it on my computer with ease.

    I also want to get the new iPod Touch. I need a new media player, and the iPod Touch has it all (Tons of apps, Wi-Fi, etc.).

    I'll be happy with those.
  12. Infinite Zero

    Infinite Zero Almost!

    Apr 25, 2010
    United States
    I want

    -New Desktop
    -Hand puppet
    -Chucks or fur boots
    -Windows 7 upgrade for my laptop

    Others are
    -Canon 60D
    though I know this wont be bought yet since these are expensive gadgets [​IMG]

    And peace for the coming year and MORE MONEY
  13. Joe88

    Joe88 [λ]

    Jan 6, 2008
    United States
    16GB ms pro duo
    tv tuner card
    blu-ray reader for pc and some movies
  14. Issac

    Issac I

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    Apr 10, 2004
    I mostly want books. The one at the top of my list right now is The Fifty Year Sword by Mark Z. Danielewski... it's 100 pages, and costs €42!!! That's insane!
    And also some manga books, one piece and some other stuff. I like collecting!

    also, I want a 2x2x2 rubik's cube, and a 2x2x2x4 cube [​IMG]
    and an Apple Wireless keyboard, just because they're awesome to use (like the feel of them) and they're so small! Works great with my huge wacom board.

    I don't really know what else to wish for anymore.. when I was younger I wanted a lot of things, now I'm just not that interested (And I HATE receiving money!)
  15. zeromac

    zeromac Finally reached 1000 posts EXACTLY

    Mar 7, 2009
    And 3DS
    (I know it's not out yet but kinda like a garuntee that I'll get it next year if i give up my christmas present)
  16. iFish

    iFish Slower than a 90s modem

    Jul 11, 2009
    Montreal, QC
    I basically what a sister who doesn't beat me,

    But other than that I really want new glasses
  17. fairlyevenparents

    fairlyevenparents GBAtemp Fan

    Sep 21, 2009
    United States
    united states
    I'm looking forward to:
    • Food
    • Money
    • A break from school
    • Christmas specials like movies or TV shows
    • Christmas smells like freshly baked cookies or a Christmas tree
    • A Rubik cube(3x3x3)
    I'll add more if I can think of anything else
  18. Devin

    Devin "Local Hardware Wizard"

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    Aug 17, 2009
    United States
    The Nexus
    Money is what I'm getting. Then the day after Christmas, I'll be off to the mall to buy something. So far I have pretty much of everything I want. I think I'll shoot for some random stuff, maybe hit the Japanese Anime Store, and buy the LoZ Sword, maybe the Shield too. Possible a Keyblade, but that would be a stretch.

    If I can find all that for $650's, or less I'll be good
  19. Mesiskope

    Mesiskope Banned

    Jul 30, 2008
    United States
    Union Hotel
    I was hoping you wouldn't ask such stupid questions... great now you ruined Christmas for me jerk.
  20. geoflcl

    geoflcl Permanent GBAtemp Newbie

    Jan 18, 2009
    United States
    I hope for my family to set aside their differences and come together, just like old times. I have fond childhood memories of my aunt's house, teeming with every last uncle, cousin and grandparent, all congregated happily under the Christmas tree for cherished (albeit cheesy) gift exchanges, illuminated by the Christmas lights and the natural light of the stars through the window, with a wafering scent of cookies in the air. Ahh, nostalgia. [​IMG]

    Times have changed since then, but a man can dream.

    Warning: Spoilers inside!