Funko POP! Figures have dramatically increased in popularity over the past few years. There are Funko Pop! Figures for nearly every pop culture franchise imaginable. These bobbleheads have become extremely popular, and inexpensive means to show one's fandom.
Kaiju fans have had their needs satisfied so far with several Godzilla Funko Pops, with over five varieties available. However, so far other Kaiju have been excluded from the Funko treatment.
Funko revealed that King Kong would be receiving his own Pop! as part of the promotion for Kong: Skull Island before the movie releases in March. The Pop! is 6'', and is described as 'Super Sized', much larger then an average Funko. The toy will be available for sale in January and is expected to retail for $16.99-17.99, which is what similar pops in this size range sell for.
There is still no word on further Kaiju pops, although since Godzilla got several variants, it is possible King Kong could as well. Will you be adding the last King of Skull Island to your collection? If you do, consider placing him in these Funko Pop protectors that will shield your valuable Pop! Vinyl Figure from dust, scratches, and potential damage, preserving their mint condition and ensuring their long-term value. They are a must have for any passionate fan.
Kong: Skull Island March 10th, 2017
More about Kong: Skull Island (movie)
Kong: Skull Island is a new King Kong film set in the new Legendary / Warner Brothers / Universal Pictures Kaiju cinematic universe. Acting as a blood relative and somewhat of a sequel to 2014's Godzilla, Skull Island will introduce King Kong like never before.
In March 2017, the producers of Godzilla transport audiences to the birthplace of one of the most powerful monster myths of all in KONG: SKULL ISLAND, from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures.
When a scientific expedition to an uncharted island awakens titanic forces of nature, a mission of discovery becomes an explosive war between monster and man. Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John Goodman and John C. Reilly star in a thrilling and original new adventure that reveals the untold story of how Kong became King.
Directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts, Kong: Skull Island's release date is March 10th, 2017.
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