A Pennywise Saved Is A Pennywise Earned
As if there isn’t enough merchandise already flooding the market, the team at Hot Toys has decided to dive into the fray with the announcement of their new 1:6 scale figure of Pennywise the Dancing Clown from Stephen King’s ‘It: Chapter 2’.
This new Pennywise figure stands over 12″ tall and comes packaged with some really fun accessories including but not limited to alternate heads, alternate hands, a Jack In The Box with removable clown, a bloody skateboard, and even his display stand gets in on the action as a sewer grate you can see him peering out from within. The new Hot Toys Pennywise 1:6 scale figure is due to hit stores in early 2021. Check out the full release info from Hot Toys below!
IT: Chapter Two – Pennywise 1/6 Scale Figure
“For 27 years, I dreamt of you. I craved you. I’ve missed you!”
Nearly three decades after the Losers Club defeated Pennywise, he has returned to terrorize dreams once more. Now the Losers have grown up and gone their separate ways. However, people start disappearing again. Each receives a phone call from the lone member who remains in their small hometown, together they must destroy Pennywise once and for all.
Using a variety of powers that include the ability to shapeshift, manipulate, and go unnoticed by adults, this dancing entity primarily appears in the form of a terrifying clown. Today Hot Toys is thrilled to introduce the one-of-a-kind 1/6th scale Pennywise collectible figure inspired by the Dancing Clown emerges from sewers of Derry!
The movie-accurate figure is masterfully crafted based on Bill Skarsgård’s portrayal of Pennywise in IT Chapter Two, features two newly developed head sculpts with incredible likeness and demonic yellow eyes including a smiling head sculpt and a fanged head sculpt revealing layers of pointed teeth, signature grey-white outfit with sophisticated tailoring and ruffle detailing. An array of accessories including an infamous red balloon, a creepy Pennywise Jack-in-the-Box, a sculpted paper boat, a skateboard, a right severed arm, and a specially designed sewer grate diorama dynamic figure base encapsulating the scene of unhallowed horror within.
Come home now. Float with this Pennywise figure to witness the final chapter of IT
Spyro Is Back For More!
While we previously only had one Spyro release from Funko oh, it looks like everyone’s favorite little purple dragon is back for another round with a whole new wave of Funko POP! Vinyls! This new wave is expected to hit this fall and includes and all new flying Spyro, Ripto, and Gnasty Gnorc!
Get Into The Horror-days Spirit!
With Fall having arrived and the Halloween season just around the corner oh, it only makes sense to get ready for some of our favorite spooky corners of popular culture to make their way back in the mainstream media. This week we have got new items from a few different horror franchises that Funko collectors are definitely going to want to pay attention to!
From this Summer’s surprise hit ‘Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark’ we’ve got two new POP! Vinyls in the form of Harold The Scarecrow and The Jangly Man! User expected to hit stores before Halloween so you’ll be able to decorate your display accordingly.
Next up we’ve got a new wave of POP! Vinyls based on AMC’s long-running zombie drama ‘The Walking Dead’. This wave is based on the most recent season and includes updated versions of some fan favorites like Daryl and Michonne, as well as a number of new characters like Judith, Dog, and Alpha. This whole new wave is expected to hit stores sometime this fall and it wouldn’t surprise us at all to see it before the end of the month.
Up, Up, and Away!
Super Heroes popularity is at an all-time high! The team from Funko definitely understands how to cash in on that and they got their eyes set on your hard-earned money! Here’s a rundown of some of the latest superhero-themed Funko items coming our way.
From the record-breaking blockbuster ‘Avengers: Endgame’ we have a whole new wave of POP! Vinyls hitting stores in the coming weeks featuring updated versions of so many of your favorite characters! Fans can look forward to see new versions of Captain America, Thor, Korg, Captain Marvel, Spider-Man, Thanos, and even a new Hulk! Each of these is based on specific scenes from the film and provide you away to relive all of your favorite moments straight from the movie screen.
If you’re more of a DC Comics person, you still got you covered! Funko is still celebrating Batman’s 80th birthday and has announced a few more Batman themed POP! Vinyls that you’ll surely want to add to your own Batcave! This Fall you’ll be able to collect Bat-Mite and ‘Red Son’ Batman at most major retailers, plus there will be the Previews exclusive Batwoman at your local comic shops, and The Merciless Batman exclusively at Hot Topic.
Funko NYCC Exclusives Part 2
Last week we gave you your first taste of this year’s New York Comic Con 2019 exclusive items from Funko, and this week we’re back for a hearty second helping with even more exclusives to get excited about! While there aren’t quite as many this week there are still going to be an insane amount of exclusive collectibles at the Funko Booth this year! Here’s the full rundown of this week’s reveals-
‘Disney’ Fireman Donald Duck
‘Dragon Ball Z’ Final Flash Vegeta
‘Dragon Ball Z’ Lotus Position Piccolo
‘Sanrio’ Hello Kitty Lady Liberty
‘The Simpsons: Treehouse Of Horror’ Evil Groundskeeper Willie
‘The Simpsons: Treehouse Of Horror’ Vampire Mr. Burns
‘Toy Story 4’ Ventriloquist Dummy
‘Disney’ Mickey Mouse on The Matterhorn
‘Up’ Kevin with Balloon House
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!