One of the greatest geek store chains in the world, Forbidden Planet, has just come out with an iOS app (works on iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad). From the app description (in the Queen’s English):
Forbidden Planet is the world’s largest and best-known science fiction, fantasy and cult entertainment retailer and the largest UK stockist of the latest comics and graphic novels. We specialise in selling action figures, books, comics, DVDs, graphic novels and toys and we offer all the best merchandise from the cult cream of movies and television.
- Purchase from Forbidden Planet directly from your iOS device.
- Scan product barcodes to immediately look them up in our enormous online catalogue.
- Download content exclusively available within the app.
- Use our Store Locator to find our nearest retail store to your current location.
If you’ve never been to a Forbidden Planet, or seen what they carry, do yourself a favor and check this out. Your mind (and holiday wishlist) will be blown!