Funko has announced their newest line of collectible vinyl figures - Pint Size Heroes. They describe the new line as "we’ve taken our favorite parts of Pop! and Dorbz and made them into an even smaller package". They've announced the first three series that will make their way to the new 1.5-inch tall figure format. You'll see a series of DC Comics figures, specifically from the Batman Universe. There will also be the Pint Size Heroes - Spider-Man series. Finally, there's the Pint Size Heroes - Steven Universe lineup. Look for these to begin hitting stores between September and October of 2016.
Funko has announced the The Nightmare Before Christmas Mopeez. Jack Skellington comes in his Sandy Claws outfit or pajamas, and he's joined by Barrel, Dr. Finkelstein, and Behemoth. And who thought the creepy characters from The Nightmare Before Christmas couldn't be cuddly? YOu'll be able to grab these up beginning in September 2016.
In case you couldn't get of enough melodramatic vampires, Funko has announced their Twilight Pop! Series. Edward is available in his fetching gray pea coat, in his vampiric form (only at Barnes & Noble), in his wedding tuxedo, and glittery (only at Hot Topic). Bella is available in her vampire form or lovely wedding dress. Jane comes in two versions of her Volturi garb: with her hood (only at NYCC), and without her hood. The werewolf Jacob Black sports his classic shirt-free torso (of course). Look for them to be released in September 2016.
Funko has announced a pair of new series of collectibles from the upcoming Marvel film Doctor Strange. The Doctor Strange Pop!s (pictured above) will include Doctor Strange in three different poses: heroic, in astral projection form (exclusively at Target), and without his cape in spellcasting pose (exclusive to Walmart). There will also be Karl Mordo, Kaecilius, and the Ancient One. There's also the Doctor Strange Dorbz series (shown below). That line will include Doctor Strange (heroic or astral), Karl, Kaecilius, and Zealot. Look for both series to be release din Fall 2016.
Pop! Pets are joining the Funko family. In March, Funko asked fans to vote on which dog and cat breeds they should include in the first installment of Pop! Pets...and these are the results.
The first series will include the following:
Siberian Husky, German Shepherd, Dachshund, French Bulldog, Labrador Retriever, Beagle, Maine Coon, Calico, and Siamese. Additionally, you can find Bullseye, the Target mascot, exclusively at Target stores.
As part of the Pop! Pets launch, Funko is proud to support the ASPCA and its mission to save animals’ lives. Funko will make a contribution of
$50,000 to help the ASPCA further their mission to help animals in-need.
You'll be able to adopt a Pop! Pet in September 2016.
Funko has announced the new Pop! TV: Doctor Who series of five figures. There are variations on the Tenth, Eleventh, and Twelfth Doctors, as well as the War Doctor. Also, Davros comes as a special super-sized 6-inch Pop. Look for them to be released in August 2016. Wait...it's already August.
Funko is bringing the horror to plush with the introduction of the Mopeez: Horror series. These classic horror villains are super sad they're not in your collection yet. There's Jason Voorhees, Freddy Krueger, Michael Meyers, Chucky, and Ghost Face. They'll all be available this fall.
Also, you'll be able to pick up the Fabrikations: Jason Voorhees in September 2016. The infamous villain from Friday the 13th wields his classic chainsaw as a special soft sculpture.
What's this? What's this? The residents of Halloween Town are coming in ReAction form with more figures from the ReAction: The Nightmare Before Christmas series. Funko will be bringing Pumpkin King Jack, Santa Jack, Shock, Wolfman, Clown with the Tearaway Face, and Oogie Boogie to ReAction form. Look for them to hit store shelves beginning in August 2016.
Funko has announced that Miss Peregrine will be making her Pop! figure debut. The Pop! Movies: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children series will be making its debut in September 2016. The series will include Emma Bloom, Miss Peregrine, The Twins, and Jake Portman. Since I've never seen the movie...heck...I can't even make any witty comments about it.
Over 200 hand-painted, limited edition Funko Captain America “Dorbz” are going up for auction exclusively on eBay (that's the link for bidding) beginning on July 21st 2016, with 100% of proceeds going to the United Service Organization (USO).
Marvel, Funko and eBay for Charity are joining together to celebrate Captain America’s 75th Anniversary with a charity auction of customized figurines to support the USO’s 75th Anniversary. Through Operation: ReDorbz, over 300 artists from Marvel Entertainment, The Walt Disney Company, and Funko were invited to customize blank 18-inch Captain America “jumbo” Dorbz figures. Following a kick off as part of San Diego Comic Con (where 75 custom figures will be on display at Funko's San Diego offices), these unique pieces will be auctioned exclusively on eBay in support of the USO, a nonprofit, charitable corporation that supports US soldiers.