Gear Buying Guides

13 Best Bottle Openers to Keep On Hand

Pry open your beer, soda, or whatever with one of our top unique bottle opener picks. Some have a single function and others are handy multi-tools.

12 Best Laptop Sleeves & Slim Cases

Laptop sleeves and cases will add an extra layer of protection against everything life can throw at you. These picks will keep your device safe.

The 21 Best Fantasy Books of All Time (Start with These)

As a long-time reader and author, I present a list of what I consider to be the “Best Fantasy Books of All Time” so you, too, can dive deep into my favorite genre and experience the wonder and adventure for yourself.

16 Best Dopp Kits and Toiletry Bags for Men

Our top dopp kit picks for hauling around your endless selection of toiletries.

22 Best EDC Pocket Knives

Our top picks for that one tool every guy should have on the ready - the pocket knife.

13 Author Recommended Best New Sci-Fi Books of 2022-2023

I’ll share with you some of the sci-fi books I most loved reading in 2022, and am eagerly looking forward to getting through in 2023 as well.

12 Best Hip Flasks for Discreet Drinking

Hip flasks are a great choice for bringing something with a bit more kick wherever you go, yet remain discreetly tucked away until you need it.

70 Cool Gifts for Men (Stuff Any Guy Will Appreciate)

Our constantly updated lists of gift ideas are broken up by the type of guy you want to buy for. We are your definitive resource for keeping gift buying simple.

32 Best Cool Tools for Men

Here are the newest and most useful tools around. Manual tools, power tools, tools to carry and some to store in the garage - only the best make it to our list.

7 Best Monitor Stands

Some are minimalist, others offer built-in storage, but all monitor stands are the perfect marriage of form and function.

The 10 Best True Crime Books of All Time

True crime is a fascinating genre to read because it’s not really fiction, but often feels like it. I’ve compiled a list of what I consider to be the 10 best true crime books.

The 10 Best Dystopian Books of All Time

I’ve collected a list of some of the best dystopian novels, both my all-time favorites and those I believe to be hugely influential on the genre (and society) at large.

The 10 Best Science Fiction Books of All Time

I want to share with you a list of sci-fi books you have to read at some point in your life.

The 10 Best Fantasy Book Series of All Time

The absolute best from among the thousands of epic, awe-inspiring, moving, action-packed, and breathtakingly beautifully-crafted stories authors have gifted us for over 100 years.

The Best Smart Home Devices

Our hand-picked collection of smart home gadgets that we think do their task very well. Security devices, smart locks, lighting solutions, and anything “smart” that can be automated to make your life easier and more convenient.

7 Best Compact Pocket Knife Sharpeners

A dull blade serves no purpose. Here are our top picks for portable knife sharpeners to keep your blades tip-top.

30 Best Cool Camping Gadgets & Gear

Our favorite items specifically crafted for campers. From fire-starting tools to portable power systems to high-tech sleep gear, this list has it all.

20 Best Cool Kitchen Gadgets

Check out our top picks for super cool and practical gadgets to add to your kitchen to make it a more useful space.

20 Best Books for Men: Classic Novels You Must Read

Our list of the most influential books we are certain any guy should read at least once in his life. The best of the best.

11 Brightest High Lumen Flashlights

In this guide we focus on the best of the brightest flashlights on the market. They are ranked by Lumens and kick out some serious brightness for situations like emergencies, night work & search and rescue.

11 Best Portable Grills

Portable grills are the ultimate convenience when you want the social and tasty fun of a grill-out anywhere you roam. Here are our top choices.

8 Best Garage Storage & Organization Products

Keep your tools and other garage gear tidy and organized with our top selections for your garage.

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