The Ultimate Geeky and Offbeat Weddings, Cakes and Proposals

Weddings have moved light years away from the clichéd bride in a white gown, the bland exchanging of vows, the supposedly chic after-party and a bottle of overtly expensive champagne; well for us geeks at least. A few geek couples leapt way ahead and brought their childhood geeky wedding fantasies to life with cakes and proposals only a geek can think of.

Geeky Weddings

The Shrek Wedding

Shrek wedding

An English couple, Cristine and Keith, got married as Shrek and Fiona. The makeup took them a total of 3 hours and their pet dog filled in for Donkey but all in all they had an ideal fairytale wedding and now live happily ever after not very Far Far Away.

Star Wars Wedding

Star Wars Wedding

Nadia and Dale, two Star Wars fanatics, re-created the Star Wars galaxy on Earth with their Star Wars-themed wedding. They went as far as having their guest dress in the attire unique to the galaxy. The wicked Darth Vader sat with the guests and Jabba the hutt was the cake.

Viking Wedding

Viking Wedding

Ann and Sam had a Viking-themed wedding which included everything from dowry exchange to a sword ceremony, a photo shoot in the comic book store they met and a reception including a beard contest. Costumes were of course mandatory for invitees, as specified in the invitations.

Halloween Wedding

Halloween Wedding

Tori and Clayton met on Halloween and big costume nerds that they call themselves; they had to dress the hell up on this auspicious day. They designed and created cat gangster-like costumes with ears and tails to symbolize the last name they were going to adopt after their wedding.

Katamari Wedding

Katamari Wedding

A wedding for hardcore Katamari fans featuring exquisite custom-made Katamari headgear.

Harry Potter Wedding

Harry Potter Wedding

Jen and Mike had a spectacular Harry Potter-themed wedding, in which they recreated, ‘The Hog’s head,’ ‘The Three Broomsticks Bar’ and had every Potter fans’ favorite, ‘Bertie Bott’s Every Flavor Beans,’ for guests to munch on.

Lord of the Rings Wedding

Lord of the Rings wedding

Lord of the Rings-themed wedding which could easily pass off as one of the scenes from the films.

World of Warcraft Wedding

World of Warcraft Wedding

This wedding will bring your role-playing fantasy to life.

Wedding Cakes

Millenium Falcon Wedding Cake

Millennium Falcon Wedding Cake

This splendorous Millenium Falcon cake has been beautifully created for the Star Wars loving couple, dressed as Luke and Leia without a doubt, tying the knot.

Katamari Wedding Cake

Katamari Wedding Cake

Beautiful Katamari lemon cake with strawberry filling! It tastes even better than it looks!

Zombie Spiderman and Mary-Jane Wedding Cake

Zombie Spiderman and Mary-Jane Cake

This unconventional wedding cupcake tower with a zombie Spiderman and Mary-Jane cake toppers is ideal for a blood spattered happily ever after.

Pac-Man Wedding Cake

Pac-Man Wedding Cake

Our beloved bright yellow, pellet eating, ghost evader has this wedding cake themed on his legend. Complete with Blinky, Pinky, Inky and Clyde; scores of pellets and of course the miss to be missus!

Rock Band Wedding Cake

Rock Band Wedding Cake

The rock band drum kit makes a great wedding cake when entrusted in the hands of the right cake designers.

Super Mario Wedding Cake

Super Mario Wedding Cake

Mario finally weds Princess Peach on this cake after rescuing her over and over and over.

Tetris Wedding Cake

Tetris Cake

The Tetris cake; equipped with tetrominoes interconnecting perfectly. The perfect game for the Tetris champ of a groom!

 Android Wedding Cake

Android Wedding Cake

The android cake for when an Android weds an Android.

Eat the Bride Wedding Cake

Eat the Bride Wedding Cake

Eat this extraordinary bride cake.

Geeky Proposals

Halo 3 Proposal

Halo 3 Proposal

An Xbox live member, Moviesign, proposed to his girlfriend in the game Halo 3. He placed weapons in the game strategically, to read, ‘Marry Me?’

iPhone App Proposal

iPhone App Proposal

Bryan Haggerty proposed to his girlfriend of two and a half years, Jeannie Choe, via an iPhone app that he created. The app displayed a map containing location points around San Francisco; each point had a video which gave clues about the next location and when she reached the final location all the points on the map connected to form a, ‘<3.’

Super Mario Proposal

Super Mario Proposal

Adam Lynch proposed to his girlfriend by creating his own custom programmed version of Super Mario World, christened Super Dez World (his girlfriend’s name is Desiree). Each level was named after the things she liked like movies and when she got to the last level a black box with white text displayed, ‘Will you marry me?’

iPod Proposal

iPod Proposal

A geek gifted his girlfriend an iPod Nano with his proposal, ‘Kathryn McCollister will you marry me?’ engraved on the back. He says he was more worried he would have to return the iPod than the diamond ring he’d bought for the occasion. However, everything turned out swell!

Twitter Proposal

Twitter Proposal

This proposal shows that Twitter seems a popular platform for geeks to pop the question.

World of Warcraft Proposal

World of Warcraft Proposal

Dressed as Kalecgos and Tyrigosa; this proposal on the frozen stone just redefined role-playing outside of the World of Warcraft.

Nintendo Classic Proposal

Matt hacks a copy of the Nintendo classic, Earthbound, to propose to his girlfriend Liz. That’s what you call a Nintendo Classic proposal!

Real Life Super Mario Proposal

This wedding proposal just raised the bar for all of us geeks. An example to follow!
Also check out the geekiest couples of all time and the Portal 2 wedding proposal.

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