These are the geekiest iPhone cases on the internet
We scoured the internet for the nerdiest and best phone cases for the Apple iPhone X, iPhone XS and iPhone XR. This is what we found.
For starters, check out this pair of Super Mario Bros.-styled cases. The Luigi case is especially perfect for when you're having one of those "Player 2" kind of days.
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This high-end case for pellet munchers
This Coach x Namco collaborative iPhone XS Max case is a bit pricey, but we love the look.
A phone case to honor the first Avenger
Cap may now be old and grey and with Peggy, but you can always relive his glory days fighting Hydra with this badass, officially licensed iPhone XR case.
An iPhone case ready for rough and tumble times of adventure
We love how colorful this Jake phone case is.
A phone case for Waluigi fans
Forget those dopey plumbers Mario and Luigi. Super Waluigi Bros. is where it's at.
An iPhone case that fights evil by moonlight
This iPhone X/XS/XR case also wins love by daylight, so it's a total win-win.
A plush-and-cuddly Totoro case
This embroidered My Neighbor Totoro case for the iPhone X/XS/XR is really soft to the touch.
Nothing to see here, just an old-school brick phone
No, wait -- this isn't a Zack Morris phone. It's a silicone case that just looks like a 1980s cell phone.
This simple Pikachu case for your iPhone X and XS
This transparent Pokemon iPhone case is hella adorable.
This sparkly purple dinosaur case
Barney the Dinosaur, he's not.
An out-of-this-world NASA case 🌙
OK, this iPhone X and XS case is actually of this world.
A meme-tastic case for your iPhone
[heavy breathing intensifies]
This Joker iPhone case that's good for a laugh
It's more of a deranged kind of laugh, really.
The perfect phone case for old school mix-tape makers
This clever phone case will get a lot of double takes.
An indestructible wookie case by Otterbox
This OtterBox Symmetry Series case for the iPhone X and XS has a raised, beveled edge to help protect your screen, too.
This chill case for your iPhone XR
Amazon reviewers say this odd phone case gets them plenty of compliments from strangers, if you're into that sort of thing.
An out-of-this-world doge case
This case combines your love for tacos and for doge memes. It even comes with a matching ring holder.
This cute Spider-Man case for the iPhone X and XS
This simple, lightweight case is "nerdy... without being flashy," says one Amazon reviewer.
The droid phone case you're looking for
Beep bee bee iPhone XR case. Beep beep hard polycarbonate. Boop.
This Rick and Morty case that's trippy AF
Want to know how this phone case was made? First, they take the dinglebop and they smooth it out with a bunch of schleem. (The schleem is then repurposed for later batches.)
An iPhone X/XS case that doubles as a working gaming system
This Gameboy-esque phone case comes preloaded with 36 retro games.
This ancient iPhone XR case passed down by the Sheikah
Know how to make this Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild phone case even cooler? Pair it with this wireless Sheikah Slate phone charger from RegisBox.
A swaggy case from your favorite paper company
Fact: Black bears are best. Secondary fact: This iPhone X/XS/XR case is cool.
This badass Dragon Ball Z case
Show your love for the anime classics with this iPhone X/XR/XS/XS Max case.
A ridiculously cute case with slimes having a party
This may be the perfect phone case for a Dragon Quest fan... or any run-of-the-mill slime aficionado.
The perfect case for members of House Gryffindor
This Harry Potter-inspired case is hella cute, and can be ordered for just about every iPhone model imaginable.
This phone case that's just gotta go fast
Don't worry -- this is the classic anime Sonic everyone knows and loves, and not the hella creepy CGI Sonic from the coming movie.
This case that imbues your iPhone with turtle power
There are a handful of neat Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle designs out there, but this stylized Japanese look is one of our faves.
A truly wonderful phone case
This Wonder Woman polycarbonite phone case shows our favorite DC heroine some love.
An officially licensed Captain Marvel case
This iPhone XR case features a red cloth back with the Captain Marvel logo front and center.
This textured Black Panther case
With this case, your iPhone XR will totally last forever, just like Wakanda.
The most badass Boba Fett case in any galaxy
This iPhone XR case is made by OtterBox, so you know it'll hold up to some serious abuse.
This gorgeous Game of Thrones case for your iPhone XR
This official Game of Thrones case comes in a variety of styles -- there's one available for each house.
The perfect case for people with a symbiotic relationship with their iPhone
This "translucent glow" OtterBox case features a Venom design and is compatible with the iPhone X and XS.
The best Doctor Who case you'll find anytime and anywhere
OK, so maybe you'll find a better Doctor Who case somewhere -- there are a LOT of planets out there. But this one is still pretty cool.
Just a cute case with a kitty on it
This officially licensed Sanrio iPhone XR case is transparent.
This iPhone XR case for Stranger Things fans
This case has a 9H tempered glass back.
An iPhone case that's covered in corgis! 🐾
So. Ridiculously. Cute. Plus, there's a version for just about any size iPhone you own!
This iPhone case that flips everything you know about demogorgons upside down
We just want to give this little guy the biggest hug!
This comic book-inspired Superman case
Your iPhone X isn't quite as invulnerable as the Man of Steel, so you'd better protect it with a case like this.
This real gem of a Steven Universe case
There are 10 Steven Universe designs to choose from, so you'll find one you like no matter whom of the Crystal Gems you stan.
This iPhone XR case has Deadpool on it
This one ticks all the boxes. You know, if one of your boxes is "must have Deadpool on it."
An NES-inspired case for retro gamers
This iPhone XR case is made of TPU (thermoplastic polyurethane) and has a raised lip.
The perfect case for diehard Naruto fans
A Naruto case for your iPhone XR? Believe it!
This math-themed iPhone case
If you're looking for neat STEM-inspired designs, this manufacturer also offers a physics case, chemistry case and more.
These Attack on Titan iPhone cases
Great news, anime fans: There are nine different Attack on Titan cases for your iPhone X, XS and XR to choose from.
The perfect Star Trek case for exploring distant planets
This official Star Trek case turns your iPhone XS Max into a tricorder -- not that it wasn't already functioning as one already.
The perfect Neon Genesis Evangelion case for your taste
Celebrate the classic anime Neon Genesis Evangelion with your choice of 10 different phone case designs.
This iPhone XR case to feed your My Hero Academia obsession
My Hero Academia is the hottest anime out there right now, so of course you know there are going to be phone cases available.