The next stop in the Newsbox’s coverage of the International Toy Fair 2017 is Funko! For the new year, Funko has plenty of new licenses coming your way across the Pop! Dorbz, Rock Candy and 3.75 inch action figure lines. Starting with
Batman Classic TV Series (aka Batman 66)
Slated for a June 2017 release, the Pop! line will get the likes of Batgirl, Mr. Freeze, The Riddler, The Penguin and ya boy’s personal favorite, King Tut.
And, what’s touted as the first line of it’s kind, the classic TV series is getting made into Funko’s 3.75 inch action figure line. Which is set to include: Batman, Catwoman,King Tut (again), Mr. Freeze, Batgirl and the Bookworm.
Bringing the whole line together will be a to-scale Batmobile with Batman and Robin figures, included.
The line kicks off with Peter Parker, Vulture, Pete in his prototype Spidey costume and (of course) Spider-Man. There’s also a line of Pint Sized Heroes to back up the Pop! figures.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2
Guardians is getting a big push from Funko with products across their most popular lines. Not only will you be able to pick up Star-Lord, Mantis, Taserface, Gamora, Nebula, Groot, Drax and Rocket as Pop! figures, but your favs will also be making appearances as Dorbz figures, Pint Size Heroes, Pop! Keychains and even plush!
Rick and Morty
Talk about a line expansion! Along with wave two of Pop figures (that includes Weaponized Rick, weaponized Morty, Mr. Meeseeks, Mr. Poopy Butthole, Bird Person, Squanchy and Snowball) Funko’s got a line of five-inch action figures (Rick, Morty, Mr. Poopy Butthole, Mr. Meeseeks, and Bird Person. And, yes…there’s even a Build-a-Figure for the line. Buy all the figs and you’ll be able to put together Snowball), a plush assortment and a 12-piece Mystery Minis assortment.
Beauty and the Beast
Maybe crude isn’t your style. Perhaps your tastes are a bit more…refined. Well, Funko’s got you covered with a ton of product from Disney’s upcoming live action feature film “Beauty and the Beast.” Along side a line of Pop! figures that includes Belle, Celebration Belle, Beast, Cogsworth, Lumiere and Mrs. Potts (with chip) are a line of Dorbz, Pop! Keychains and Mystery Minis.
Funko’s heavily invested in the Netflix animated series (created by Guillermo del Toro) “Trollhunters.” Along with an assortment of Pop! figures, there’s a line of 3.75 inch figures, deluxe action figures and oversized plush.
The Pop! line expands with the likes of HBO’s “Westworld”, Bill and Ted (from their excellent adventure), “the Godfather”, Netflix’s “Daredevil” (Season 2) and Jessica Jones, Dr. Seuss, Ren and Stimpy and DC Comics Bombshells.
But, that’s not all. There’s new additions to the “Game of Thrones” line, plus even more new stuff from “Silcon Valley,” “The 100,” “Wonder Woman” and Disney’s animated “Beauty and the Beast.”
New additions to the Rock Candy line include new Marvel members like Captain Marvel, Thor, Gamora and Mantis. DC Comics is well represented with Wonder Woman from the upcoming film and Bumblebee, Poison Ivy, Wondie and Harley from the über popular DC Superhero Girls.