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Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache Review – May 2015

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Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache Review – May 2015 Box

Collectible Geek is a relatively new subscription based around Funko Pop Vinyls – my husband’s favorite thing to get in any geeky subscription box!

This box I’m reviewing is the May Collector’s Cache which is the “Cowabunga Cache.” (They let you know the theme ahead of time).

My Subscription Addiction paid for this subscription. (Check out the review process post to learn more about how we review boxes).

Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache Review – May 2015 Items

The Subscription Box: Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache

The Cost: $33.50, includes shipping. (FYI – we purchased a 6-month subscription, and with shipping and tax the total came to $201.35, or $33.55 a box).

The Products: “Each Collector’s Cache comes with five meticulously chosen items from the staff at collectibleGEEK, featuring a different theme each month.”

Ships to: US and International (additional shipping costs)

Good to Know About Subscriptions: “This is a 6 month subscription to our Themed Collector’s Cache.  Our subscription works a little different than most do though.  If for any reason you don’t want to receive a month’s theme all you have to do is send an email to by the 5th of the month; with your name in it, type SKIP THIS MONTH in the subject line and we will just skip that month for you.”

Check out all of our Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache reviews and theCollectible Geek Swap Page!

Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache Review – May 2015 Info

This box they included an info card detailing the items in both the regular cache and the “I Want It All Exclusives” upgraded subscription. (Looks like POPs

Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache Review – May 2015 Shot Glass

Raphael POP! Keychain – Value $5

Michelangelo Shot Glass – Value $2?

These mini POPs are just too cute! And this shot glass is totally something I would have bought my husband at Urban Outfitters years ago…

Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache Review – May 2015 Comic

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Comic – Value $4

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Can Hugger – Value $7

My husband loves TMNT and comics – so I think this is his favorite item in the box. I’m sure he’ll use the “can hugger” too!

Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache Review – May 2015 Foot Pad

Foot Pad To Do List – Value $3?

Kraang Magnet – Value $2?

These are two desk items my husband loved. This is what every page of the To Do List looks like:

Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache Review – May 2015 To Do List

Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache Review – May 2015  Mini

TMNT MiniMates Series 2 – Value $6

I love that this MiniMate comes with a pizza!

Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache Review – May 2015 Posters

Micro Posters – Value?

Subscribers will receive 2 out of 4 micro posters. Here are all the variations:

Collectible Geek Collector’s Cache Review – May 2015 Poster Options

Verdict: My husband loves TMNT, so this box was pretty much a win as soon as we opened it. It seems like Collectible Geek is now sending full-size POPs in the Want it All upgraded subscription (which is a little disappointing), but we still liked this box.

I had to guess on a lot of the values of items in this box since some are exclusive (or just not easy to find online), so I’m not sure exactly how it stacks up to the cost of the box, but we’re definitely happy with the curation.

What do you think of the May Collectible Geek subscription box?

Written by Liz Cadman

Liz Cadman

Liz is the founder of My Subscription Addiction. She’s been hooked on subscription boxes since 2011 thanks to Birchbox, and she now subscribes to over 100 boxes. Her favorites include POPSUGAR Must Have, FabFitFun, and any box that features natural beauty products!
All views in this review are the opinion of the author. My Subscription Addiction will never accept payment in exchange for a review, but will accept a box at no cost to provide honest opinions on the box. This post may contain affiliate/referral links. Read the complete My Subscription Addiction disclosure.


  1. This was, hands down, one of the worst crates I have ever gotten. The items were really cheap and the value of the box was quite low 🙁

    • I did not get this one, but I can see your point. Not every box has to be a home run, but I would NOT have been happy with this one at all. It’s very much like a Boxychan type of box.

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