Funko has announced a new specialty series POP! Max Rebo that will be available through special accounts and retailers this October. Head over to the Funko blog for details.
On this episode of “The Cargo Hold,” Jayson, Corey, and Chris are once again joined by Chris K of “The Bad Motivator” and “First Order Transmissions.” We break down all the product reveals from San Diego Comic-Con 2016, including:
- Hasbro The Black Series, Rebels, Rogue One, and The Force Awakens reveals
- An exclusive interview with Hasbro
- The latest in Hot Toys’ Star Wars offerings
- SDCC Funko POP! exclusives
- And more!
Funko has announced the next theme for their popular Smuggler’s Bounty subscription box: Death Star! Let the speculation commence as to what exclusive POP! figure(s) may be included.
For those interested in knowing the contents of the Jabba’s Palace box, Funko has posted an unboxing video to their YouTube channel.
The Realm Recap returns this week and we’re in full “con mode” as more and more exclusives have been announced. Hasbro as lifted the veil on theirs with the reveal of three 6″ Black Series items not to mention the return of the Fan’s Choice poll! Hasbro has also shown off some new products that we can expect to see in aisles this fall. Funko and Sideshow/Hot Toys have even more announcements this week with new POP!s hitting stores and preorders going online. Finally, Flyguy and I run down the latest book announcements including Chuck Wendig’s Aftermath: Life Debt which has clear ties to The Force Awakens. All of this and much more on Episode 101 of The Realm Recap.
Gamestop is now taking preorder for the POP! Star Wars Rebels characters. Their database reveals Chopper, Ezra, Hera, Sabine, Kanan, and Zeb.
Thanks to @maythefunkobewithyou on Twitter for the heads up.
On this episode of The Cargo Hold, Jayson, Chris, and Corey discuss the following:
- San Diego Comic Con reveals from Funko, Gentle Giant, and more.
- What coming up in Hasbro Star Wars
- Hot Wheels!
- Gentle Giant Jumbo Figures
- and more!
Funko just announced via their live Periscope video two new SDCC Exclusive Star Wars POP! figures as well as their first Indiana Jones with Idol POP! You can check out the high res images above or at their blog.
One. Hundred. Episodes. On this milestone episode of The Realm Recap, Flyguy and I bring you the latest in Star Wars collecting news from Hasbro, Hot Toys, Funko, and more. We’re still waiting with anticipation for Hasbro to finally, officially, reveal their exclusive(s) for SDCC, but in the meantime, they are teasing something special for July 6. Do you know what it is? (Leave a comment if you have a guess). We also discuss the expanding line of Funko POP!s that have started hitting online and in store over the past week. Hot Toys made new (and spendy) news this week with that announcement of new sixth scale figures from The Force Awakens. Are they the best figures yet? Listen to find out our opinion. And finally we run down the latest news breaking with several official announcements regarding Rogue One characters and image revealed via Entertainment Weekly. All of this and much, much more on Episode 100 of The Realm Recap!
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Conan O’Brien has revealed 4 new SDCC Exclusive POP! vinyl figures one of which is a Stormtrooper Conan figure. This limited edition POP! will only be available at the SDCC live tape of the show.
UPDATE: Funko has announced that the stormtrooper Conan will be available to SDCC attendees, but not through Funko’s booth. Details will be posted on SDCC’s official site.
If you are collecting the new wave of Funko POP! figures from The Force Awakens, GameStop.com has several of them in stock at ready to ship. Just search for “EPISODE VII POP” and use code “SAVER” for free shipping.
Thanks to Corey from First Order Transmissions for the heads-up.