Funko’s Final Star Wars Celebration Exclusives

Star Wars Celebration starts tomorrow, and we’re getting caught up on these Funko announcements.  At booth 1410, you will have the opportunity to buy a lot of awesome Funko Star Wars merchandise!  We already showed you some of the exclusives; here are the rest! Verdigris Greedo Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure Limited to 500 Matte Black Boba Fett Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure Limited to 1000 Icey Storm Trooper Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure Limited to 750 Star Clone Trooper Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure Limited to 1000 Funko x Super 7 Super Shogun: Shadowtrooper 24″ tall, features a left fist launcher and wheeled

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Hikari Friday at Funko Offers Transformers, Creature from the Black Lagoon

It’s Hikari Friday at Funko again!  They’re giving away three different Hikary Sofubi figures this week.  Hit them up on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram at @OriginalFunko to enter.  What can you win? Apocalypse Creature Hikari Sofubi Figure INTRODUCING HIKARI PREMIUM! Hikari Premium Sofubi Figures have a highly extensive paint application process. Hikari Premium Sofubi Figures have over 75 paint applications to create an extremely detailed figure. Battle Ready Optimus Prime and Bumblebee are available exclusively through Entertainment Earth. Both figures are limited to 1000pcs, and you can pre-order now – Battle Ready Optimus Prime Hikari Premium Sofubi Figure Battle Ready

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Funko Announces Hikari Friday Round 2 – Limited Edition NVS Batman Sofubi Vinyl Figure

Last week, Funko announced the first Hikary Friday, and this week they continue the giveaway with Round 2.  This week, you could win the very first Limited Edition NVS Batman Sofubi Vinyl Figure!  If you are lucky enough, you will walk away with #1 of 600 of this cool guy: To win, follow Funko on Twitter, Facebook, and/or Instagram for your opportinuty to retweet, like, and and regram your way into the contest.  Good luck! If you don’t remember, here’s a refresher on Hikari from Funko: Hikari, meaning ‘light’, is a highly collectible line of clear Sofubi Vinyl Figures.  These

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Funko’s May the 4th Be With You Contest — Still Going On!

If you got caught up too much in Star Wars Day celebrations — or you hate “May the Fourth” so much you turned off your phone and computer for 24 hours — and missed Funko’s “May the 4” Contest, don’t worry — you still have time to enter! Funko is giving away four prototypes from their Pop!: Star Wars line.  One winner will receive prototypes of The Emperor, Biker Scout, Bossk, and Luke Skywalker Hoth.  These are the prototypes made to test out the characters and features, and are limited to five prototypes.  That’s it.  Five.  In the entire world (or

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Funko Announces Hikari and Weekly Hikary Friday Contests for Exclusive Figures

Funko Introduces HIKARI & HIKARI FRIDAYS! What is Hikari? Hikari, meaning ‘light’, is a highly collectible line of clear Sofubi Vinyl Figures.  These will be ultra-limited and piece runs will range from 500pcs-5000pcs depending on the treatment. Each Hikari piece will include a hand numbered card to prove authenticity and rarity. What are Hikari Fridays? Each Friday Funko will be announcing a new Hikari Japanese Vinyl Figure! To start off Hikari Fridays, Funko is announcing the first Hikari figure — the Metal Mix Leonardo Hikari Vinyl Figure. It’s limited to 500 Pieces Worldwide and will be available for purchase in June.

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Funko Reveals Series 6 of Star Wars Pop!

In honor of “Star Wars Day”, Funko has sent over pictures of Series 6 of their “Star Wars” Pop! Line!  Featuring a huge (relatively speaking) Wampa pop vinyl figure that stands at 6″ tall , this line will also bring you bobble heads of Luke Skywalker in Hoth Gear, Bossk, Emperor Palpatine, Hammerhead, and a Biker Scout. Yes, that Wampa is as awesome as you think it is.  You have to wait until June to get these, though.

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Funko Proves There’s Always a Sharknado in the Banana Stand

Funko sent over some new images of upcoming pop vinyl figures in there Pop! Television line.  First off, in honor of the upcoming soon-to-be-a-classic Sharknado 2: The Second One, Funko is giving us a Sharnkado Pop!.  The best thing?  It’s probably a better actor than Tara Reid *rimshot*.  Sharknado will be available in June. Next, the Bluths are back as the cast of “Arrested Development” makes its way into vinyl format.  Featuring eight regular releases and a chase figure, you can recreate your favorite AD scenes and then cruelly cancel the show because you don’t promote it properly and run it

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Funko Reveals Rocketeer ReAction Figure and Maleficent and Hanna-Barbera Pop Vinyl Figures

Funko has sent over pictures from some of their upcoming product, and we’re happy to show them off. First, from their retro-styled ReAction line, Funko is releasing a figure based on the cult movie The Rocketeer.  Featuring a removable helmet and jetpack, this figure looks like it was made in the 70’s, which may be many years before the movie came out but fits in with the character’s comic debut in 1982.  The Rocketeer figure is available in May.

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Funko Goes to Bat With Pop! MLB: Major League Baseball Mascots

The Major League Baseball season is fully underway (my beloved Milwaukee Brewers are in first place as of this writing – Go Brewers!), and Funko has unveiled new Pop! Vinyl figures for the MLB fan.  Featuring seven mascots from MLB, each has the personality of beloved (or hated*, depending on who you root for) baseball figures immortalized in the cute vinyl figure form.  These will be available in May. (* Note: We at ASM do not condone buying the figure of your rival team for use in nefarious ways.) One request, though, Funko — we need a Bernie Brewer with

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