The Funko Forecast
Get ready for the Funko Forecast! This is where we’re going to be showcasing all of the cool new announcements and reveals from Funko! With all of the awesome that consistently seems to be flowing out of those guys, it shouldn’t be hard to keep this section alive each and every week!
Vynls Never Travel Solo
Han may consider himself to be on his own, but Funko’s designer ‘Vynl’ figure line always come packaged in pairs! Funko is bringing the action and adventure of ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ to Vynl with an all-new figure 2-pack of Han Solo and Lando Calrissian! These are due to hit stores later this summer.
Never Grow Old. Never Die. It’s Funko Being A Vampire.
After years of fans begging, Funko has finally given in and announced a whole wave of POP! Vinyls based on the cult classic 80s teen vampire flick ‘The Lost Boys’! Before there was ‘Twilight’ there were the vampire teens of Santa Carla bringing terror to the beaches and boardwalks in California of the 1980’s. This new wave of POP! Vinyls is expected to hit stores this summer with Michael, Sam, and David being made available as wide releases. There will also be a special POP! 2-Pack of The Frog Brothers, Edgar and Alan Frog, although this set will be available exclusively through Funko’s web store FunkoShop.com.
This Is Halloween
This fall the Funko Specialty Series is bringing you a real treat (no tricks though!) with the newly announced ‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ Wolfman Funko POP! Vinyl! As part of the Funko Specialty Series, the Wolfman will only be available at small retailers like local comic shops, so be sure to keep an eye out this Halloween season!
Walgreens Catches New Spider-Man Characters In Their Web
While details as to the actual release date are scarce for now, images of two new Spider-Man centric Funko POP! Vinyls that are going to be coming to Walgreens stores soon! Coming sometime in the next few months are both the reptilian baddie the Lizard and the mysterious Silk!
“Are You A God?”
Funko is bringing fan favorite fantasy drama ‘American Gods’ to their POP! Vinyl line with a whole new wave of figures! The wave is set to include Shadow Moon, Mad Sweeney, Mr. Wednesday, and Shadow Moon (who also has a ‘decomposing’ Chase Variant!). This all new wave of ‘American Gods’ Funko POP! Vinyls is set to hit stores this August!
And with that, we bring this week’s Toy News Tuesday to a close! What do you think about the new items announced this week? Do you plan on picking up anything we mentioned in this week’s column? Are there any lines or brands you’d like to see more coverage of? Let us know in the comments section below!