A few of DC’s heroes are getting together this fall on the big screen for the debut of the Justice Leauge. The release of the movie will be accompanied by a series of Pop!s that include Batman, Aquaman, Cyborg, the Flash, Superman, and Wonder Woman. Look for these Pop!s to be available this August.
Alien: Covenant is here and Funko has added one more Pop! to their line-up for the movie. Announced today and available in July, the Neomorph with Toddler is set to scare the pants off your other Pop!s. Check it out below.
The hit video game Destiny is the latest to inspire a series of Pop!s. Coming this summer you’ll be able to add Cayde-6, Lord Shaxx, Ikora, Zavala and Oryx to your collection.
GameStop will offer an exclusive Xur and Atheon Pop!.
Crota will be available only at Target and will feature a 1-in-6 chase glow in the dark version.
Check them out below.
Funko today announced a number of upcoming Dorbz and Pop! releases that fall under their animation umbrella.
Coming in July will be a pair of Dorbz from Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign. Two versions of Yuichiro will be available a standard and a 1:6 chase version.
Ken Kaneki from Tokyo Ghoul is also getting the Dorbz treatment with a regular edition being available as well as a glow varient limited to 3000 pieces and available only at Gamestop. The Ken Kaneki Dorbz will be available in June.
A series of Pop!s from My Hero Academia will be available in July with characters coming including Deku, Katsuki, Tenya, Ochaco, and a 6″ Super-size Pop! of All Might. A battle damaged version of Deku will be exclusive to Hot Topic.
Finally, a Pocket Pop! of Deku from My Hero Academia will be available in June.
These figures made their debut at Toy Fair, but Funko’s Batman ’66 9-point of articulation action figures are set for release this June. This first series features classic Batman, Catwoman, Batgirl, King Tut, Mr. Freeze and Bookworm. There will also be a 1:6 chase Mr. Freeze to hunt down. Look for these in stores everywhere.
To celebrate Star Wars Day, Funko today announced a series of Star Wars Mystery Minis set for release this summer. This first series features your favorite original trilogy characters (and a Shadow Stormtrooper) from Episode IV: A New Hope. From Leia to Walrus Man, the gang is all here in a blind box format.
Look for them in stores this summer.
Funko’s Specialty Series are special products intended for boutique retail, specialty stores, local comic shops and select online retailers. Today Funko announced the July additions to this program.
The latest Pop! addition to the program is everyone’s favorite red monster from Looney Tunes – Gossamer.
The newest Dorbz figure in the program is Shinoa Hirage from Seraph of the End.
Check them both out below and look for them in stores this July.
Star Wars Day, May the 4th (get it?) is right around the corner and Walmart has some special plans for this most special of days.
Among the plans is the wide release of the 40th anniversary collection of Hasbro’s 6″ Black Series figures. The first wave of these figures have snuck out to some degree…but the second wave is expected to launch for Star Wars day. The Sand People, the Jawa and the Death Squad Commader are new to the Black series in this wave. The complete collection includes (some are already available on Walmart.com):
- 40th Anniversary Legacy Pack (with Darth Vader and stand)
- Death Squad Commander
- Han Solo
- Luke Skywalker
- Obi-Wan Kenobi
- Princess Leia
- Sand People
Walmart is also has an excusive Lego set – Luke’s Landspeeder. Priced at $19.87, this set includes Luke’s iconic Tatooine ride and minfigs of Luke, Obi Wan Kenobi, C-3PO and a Tusken Raider. You’ll only find this set on the shelves of Walmart stores.
And, of course, Walmart is the only destination for Hasbro’s Black Series 3.75” figures and other exclusives, including sought after Star Wars collectibles from brands like Funko, LEGO and Hasbro.
Several of the Funko exclusives are also available on-line:
- Funko POP! Star Wars Rebels, Fifth Brother, Walmart Exclusive – $8.78
- Funko POP! Star Wars Rebels, The Inquisitor, Walmart Exclusive – $8.78
- Funko POP! Star Wars Rebels, Seventh Sister, Walmart Exclusive – $8.78
- Funko POP! Star Wars Cantina Set with Greedo, Hammerhead and Walrus Man, Walmart Exclusive – $26.78
- Funko POP! Star Wars Set with Tarfful, Unhooded Emperor and Utapau Clonetrooper, Walmart Exclusive – $26.78
Be sure to include Walmart on your Star Wars Day festivities.
In advance of the theatrical release of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, Funko has announced a series of Pop! vinyls to accompany the movie. This series includes Captain Jack Sparrow, Will Turner and the pirate hunter Captain Salazar. A 1-in-6 chase variant of Captain Salazar will be yours to hunt – Ghost Salazar. Also look for a Hot Topic exclusive version of Captain Jack Sparrow, he features a unique weathered gold deco.
See them all below and look for them in stores this spring.
Alias, J. J. Abrams’ double agent flip floppy spy family drama aired on ABC from 2001-2006. Funko has now announced four Pop! vinyl versions of the lead character of the series, Jennifer Garner’s Sydney Bristow. Each of the versions is one of Sydney’s stand-out spy disguises from the series. You have the option to get Sydney as a blonde, a Goth, a school girl or a red head.
These four versions of Sydney will be availble this June.
In support of the 2nd annual Alien Day (4/26), Funko has announced the Pop! vinyl figures in support of the next film in the Alien family, Alien: Covenant. Available at all retailers will be David, Daniels and a Xenomorph. Hot Topic will offer and exclusive Oram with Face Hugger Pop! and GameStop will be offering a bloody Xenomorph.
Check them out below and look for them in stores soon!
Set in the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline embark on a space adventure! Working together in an effort to save the universe from a dark force, they are now receiving the Pop! vinyl treatment. On their mission to Alpha, they come across diverse characters such as Iron Siruss, Da, and the Doghan Daguis. Look for the two chase variants of Doghan Daguis, each with a 2-in-6 rarity. The series is completed with Commander Arun Filitt!
Don’t miss out on these characters from the upcoming film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, which hits theaters July 21, 2017. Look for these Pop!s this June.
Funko has shared new pictures of their upcoming Lord of the Rings Pop!s and Pocket Pop! Keychains. These products should be available in stores in June.
Pop!s included in the series are Gandalf, Frodo (look out for a 1:6 chase variant with spooky blue eyes), Samwise Gamgee, a Nazgul, Saruman and a Super Sized Pop! Balrog.
Pocket Pop! Keychainse of Frodo and Gandalf are also coming soon.
A quick rundown of some recent Funko news as I missed yesterday’s update.
Fans of the classic sci-fi property Planet of the Apes are in for a treat as Funko is releasing a line of Dorbz vinyl figures based on the original movie. Due out in May, look for George Taylor (two versions, the space suit version is a 1:6 chase), Corenelius and a limited edition Zira. Zira has an edition size of just 5000.
in June, you’ll be able to keep your keys on Pocket Pop!s based on the Netflix hit Stranger Things. Eleven, Demogorgon, Dustin and Barb are on the way.
Funko’s WWE product lines continue with a blind bag Pint Size Heroes assortment coming in June. Kevin Owens, Undertaker, Brock Lesnar, John Cena, Randy Savage, Nikki Bella and the members of The New Day are among the wrestlers included in the series. Toys R Us will offer special exclusive characters including Stone Cold Steve Austin, Ric Flair and Finn Balor.
Finally a new wave of WWE Pop!s are hitting shelves as soon as this month. Characters included are: Finn Balor, Mick Foley, Goldberg and AJ Styles. A masked version of Finn Balor is available as a 1:6 chase and FYE will have an exclusive “The Demon” version.
Funko has announced that some of Nickelodeon’s classic 90’s shows are joining the Pop! vinyl family.
This series includes CatDog, the ghastly gang from Aaahh!!! Real Monsters, Ickis, Oblina, and Krumm, and the lovable characters from Rugrats, Tommy, Chuckie, and Reptar. Both Tommy and Reptar have a 1:6 chase variant.
A Pocket Pop! Keychain of Chuckie will also be available in this spring. See all of these new releases below.