The funkos are dolls with large heads that are made of vinyl and that imitate a character from a movie, anime or series. From the beginning, funkos have been created that are special figures, limited and that are not so easy to get, in addition, some of these figures have exceeded 200 dollars.
The company that creates funkos is of Chinese origin and they not only specialize in making this type of figures, they also manufacture some types of toys. The funko company currently has some licenses from recognized franchises and brands around the world, for this reason they have complete freedom to develop any type of characters.
Speaking a bit about history, the founder was Mike Becker who in 1989 decided to sell it to the present day, Brian Mariotti. Mariotti was the one who was completely in charge of placing the funk-creating company where it is now, with some signatures that include many zeros and a few more business themes. However, the most important thing is that thanks to him, today we know the Funkos.
It is clear that you may not imagine how many funkos there are today, however, you do not have to do calculations because this company constantly creates new collections of different categories such as rock stars, television, video games and more. In addition, each category has dozens of different collections and at the same time, it is very likely that there are more than five figures per collection.
There are cases like Deadpool that there are more than thirty funkos with different outfits and in different presentations. If you are one of the people who like to finish collections, let me tell you that in the case of funkos, this will be a complicated task. All you have to do is settle for individual collections because, even if you want to complete them, some funkos acquire high values.
On the other hand, the invasion of the funkos has reached thousands of homes in the world, they have occupied a place on the shelf, furniture or showcase of the house of some people and there are even people who fill entire shelves with these dolls of big heads. As we mentioned before, we can find funkos from any series or movie but those that are the favorites of people with superheroes and villains from the world of Marvel and DC.
Of these worlds there are more than 30 collections of each figure and also, we can find some in Super Sized like Thanos. This figure in large size, will surely buy by many people.
The best funkos for collectors of these figures
Currently the number of funkos that exist is extremely large, even sometimes it is a bit difficult to choose which of them is worth buying to add to your collection. For this reason, in this post we will tell you some news and curiosities about funkos, the positions of the characters and some additional details that will make you make the best decision without regretting later.
If you are an experienced collector, this is your chance to add one more funko pop to your list, but if you are new to this topic, what are you waiting for to get your first funko of your favorite character.
If we talk about the most perfect funkos, those surely have to be those of the Marvel Universe. This is a figure factory that any fan of this world would like to have. Among the best-selling funkos we have those of Captain America, Spiderman, Thor and Iron-man. On the other hand, when the premiere of Avengers: Endgame in 2019 was made, new funkos began to be sold that lovers of these figures did not hesitate to buy.
Every year a list of the best funkos is made and the best is chosen through surveys where fans can choose which is the best according to their criteria. For example, in 2019, Doctor Doom was chosen as the best funko and every year it is positioned in the top 5 of the most voted. Also, after the premiere of Spiderman: far from home, one of the most disturbing characters was Mysterio which includes a protective box.
Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones could not be missing from the list of the best funkos. This is based on the books by George R.R and has been considered one of the best series in all history. The catalog of Funko Pop figures from Game of Thrones is immense, but some of the best recommendations we have for you are Daenerys riding Drogon and Jon Snow who has been characterized as a true top seller worldwide.
Daenerys and Drogon
Disney is a wide world that has movies that will never go out of style despite the passage of time. The catalog of these funkos will never stop growing and if you have in mind to get them all, let me tell you that it will be a complicated task. Among some of the best we have the Cheshire Cat from Alice in Wonderland and Rafiki, a favorite to collect.
Harry Potter and all its adaptations are a fictional universe of novels written by J.K. Rowling who after a few years of the last film in this saga, surprised us all with the Fantastic Animals movies. Thanks to these wonderful films, the Chinese company has created some figures like Dobby and Voldemort.
We could not forget the famous Star Wars saga that has been one of the largest quantities of these figures has produced. Over time, we have been able to see unique and incomparable characters like Darth Vader, Yoda, and Han Solo. In 2019 the last film of this saga was released and the premiere of the series The Mandalorian, for this reason during 2020 they were one of the best-selling figures. Go ahead and add Baby Yoda or Chewbacca to your collection.
Recently, Fortnite became one of the most popular games around the world. This one has millions of followers and we are sure that many people have had marathons of hours playing it. If you are a fan of this video game and want to buy a funko, we recommend Loot Llama or Drift.