You heard it, Bob Ross is joining the Funko family! The soft-spoken creator and host of The Joy of Painting, is now receiving the Pop! vinyl treatment.
Get to painting and add him to your collection in August.
Entertainment Weekly has debuted Hasbro’s new interactive figure for the beloved Guardian (voiced by Vin Diesel in the films) ahead of the International Toy Fair in New York City.
Dubbed Dancing Groot, the 11.5-inch electronic figure lights up as it plays and dances along to a track from the official soundtrack to Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 — and that track is “Come a Little Bit Closer.” Dancing Groot can also jiggle and sway along to any external music playing around him.
Dancing Groot retails for $34.99 and will hit store shelves this spring.
Funko announces the Limited Edition NVS Batman Sofubi Vinyl Figure ($50).
Hikari, meaning ‘light’, is a highly collectible line of clear Sofubi Vinyl Figures. These will be ultra-limited and piece runs will range from 500pcs-5000pcs depending on the treatment. Each Hikari piece will include a hand numbered card to prove authenticity and rarity.
This figure is limited to 600 pieces worldwide and will be available in August. Check with your favorite retailers for availability. These will go fast!
Expect to see other editions of the Batman Hikari Japanese Vinyl in glitter blue, black glitter, gold glitter and metallic blue.
The Simpsons is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014 and to mark the occasion, they released a Mr. Potato Head version of Homer Simpson. It is available to purchase online for $18 from Entertainment Earth.
Medicom‘s 1/6 scale Real Action Heroes line is set to expand in 2014 with a new take on Batman based on Frank Miller’s The Dark Knight Returns. Adorned in a fabric cape, the action figure will include optional hand pieces and a special display stand. Measuring almost 12 inches tall the poseable toy can be pre-ordered HERE for $219.99.
Due in August 2014.
D’oh! The Simpsons House ($199) has been turned into LEGO bricks with detachable roof, modular design, car with dent, the famous family couch, 6 minifigures and so much more…. Available beginning February 2014
Build The Simpsons House with detachable roof, modular design, car with dent, the famous family couch, 6 minifigures and so much more.
Recreate hilarious scenes from the classic animated TV series with The Simpsons House. Taken right out of Springfield, this amazing model is crammed with tons of LEGO brick detail. Lift off the roof and open up the house to discover Homer and Marge’s big family bedroom including bed and Maggie’s crib, Bart’s room with his skateboard and Krusty the Clown poster, Lisa’s room with her favorite books, jazz poster and more, and bathroom with shower, toilet, sink and mirror. Lift off the top floor to reveal the fully-fitted kitchen with dining table, chairs, yellow and light-blue tiled floor and lots of pots, pans and other accessories. Then it’s into the living room with couch and TV playing Itchy and Scratchy, purple piano and more. Next to the house is the detachable garage, complete with workbench, tool rack, vacuum cleaner, broom, toolbox, tools and the family car, complete with dent, opening trunk and ‘radioactive’ bar from the nuclear power plant. Step outside onto the terrace and you’ll find loads of cool items, including a grill, wheelbarrow and air conditioning unit with ‘Property of Ned Flanders’ decoration, sausages, 2 garden loungers, flowerpots, a shovel, 2 fruit cocktail glasses, Lisa’s camera, Bart’s skateboard ramp with ‘El Barto’ graffiti and an antenna on the roof.
– Includes 6 minifigures: Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, Maggie and Ned Flanders
– First floor includes yellow and light-blue tiled floor, sink, oven and stove, drawers, cups, pot, pan, bowl, mixer, plates, cake tins, cutlery, dining table and 4 chairs
– Living room features TV playing Itchy and Scratchy, couch, boat painting, telephone, carpet, purple piano and staircase to the second floor with family photos
– Bart’s room features a bed, night lamp, desk with pin board, chair, Krusty the Clown poster, skateboard, shelves with books, radio and a cap
– Marge and Homer’s bedroom features a bed, 2 side tables, Maggie’s crib and Marge’s bag
– Lisa’s room features a vanity mirror with hairbrush, stool, bed, table with lamp and cup, shelves with books, magnifying glass, backpack and a jazz poster on the wall
– Bathroom features a shower, toilet, sink and a mirror
– Detachable garage features the family car, tools, workbench, tool rack, vacuum cleaner, toolbox and a broom
– Family car with space for 4 minifigures features a dent in the front and an opening trunk to store Homer’s suitcase and a ‘radioactive’ bar from the nuclear power plant
– Outside area includes a grill, wheelbarrow and air conditioning unit with ‘Property of Ned Flanders’ decoration, sausages, 2 garden loungers, flowerpots, a shovel, 2 fruit cocktail glasses, Lisa’s camera, Bart’s skateboard ramp with ‘El Barto’ graffiti and an antenna on the roof
– Remove the roof and top floor to access the different rooms inside
– House is hinged in the middle for easy access
– The Simpsons House measures over 9” (23cm) high, 16” (42cm) wide and 9” (24cm) deep
Available for sale directly through LEGO beginning February 2014 via shop.LEGO.com and at LEGO Stores.
The Wall Torch Sconce ($19.99) is a wall-mounted light fixture that can also be detached from its mount and used as a hand-held torch.
It measures almost a foot tall and is made of plastic for easy gripping (and safe dropping) by little hands. And when their adventuring is done, it hangs back up on the wall to serve as a nightlight.
The combination torch/nightlight is available to purchase online for your little Explorer/Adventurer from ThinkGeek.
– For Ages 5 years and up
– Wall Torch Sconce that gives off a flickering glow
– Great for little Indy, your tiny Olympic runner, or to decorate castle-, jungle-, or cave-themed rooms
– Torch easily detaches from wall mount for adventuring
– Includes Explorer Activity Guide
– Great nightlight – light turns off automatically after 10 minutes to prevent battery drain
– Materials: plastic, led bulb
– Batteries: 2 AA (not included)
– Dimensions: 3 1/2″ diameter x 12″ tall (x 10″ deep if wall-mounted)
– Weight: 10 oz.
America’s most beloved mustachioed newscaster has been immortalized in the form of everyone’s favorite toy. The limited edition Ron Burgundy Lego Minifigure ($20), while not an official Lego product, is pad printed on genuine Lego parts, and features everything you love about the highest rated man in news. From his unmistakeable burgundy suit, to his magnificent mustache, to his well-coifed hair, right down to his bottle of scotch — they got every detail exactly right.