Things Every Funko Pop Collector Must Know

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Introduction: Funko Pop Beginners Guide

Hey Popheads – today we have a Funko Pop beginners guide and we’re going to be looking at 5 things every Funko pop collector should know. So let’s dig in!

If you could go back in time and talk to your newbie-collecting self, what would you tell yourself?

Well, let’s go over 5 things every Funko pop collector should know – and what you should teach your newbie self if you’re a veteran in the game.

A surefire way to easily get Funko Pops is to purchase straight from reputable stores like

Know your Funko pop products!

Funko puts out a wide variety of products –  all the way down to Funko clothing as well as skateboards. We’re gonna narrow it down to some of their most popular products, now obviously one of their most popular ones is the Funko pop and with Funko pops the possibilities are endless.

If you don’t know what a Funko pop is, it’s a four-inch vinyl plastic figure, and depending on the license, some are bobbleheads like Star Wars or Marvel Funko pops. Funko has several other popular products such as Funko sodas, Funko minis, Funko gold, and Funko NFTs.

These are just some of Funko’s most popular selling products that people go crazy over. 

Know your Funko pop sizes!

Funkos come in a variety of shapes and sizes. From the standard 4-inch all the way up to the 18-inch behemoths. It’s a lot easier to visualize things with images so check out this size guide.

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Find a news outlet!

Since you’re reading this article – it’s safe to say you’re already on the right path. To get ahead of the pack, it’s essential to stay up to date on the various drops, pre-orders, and even restocks!

A good place to start is obviously right here at or at!

You need to know where to buy Funko pops!

I mean, how else will you stave off withdrawal symptoms – Ha. Various places sell Funko pops, from big box retailers to mom-and-pop stores. For the latest releases, various places do sell Funko pops like Funko themselves on their website. You can also check out Gamestop or Hot Topic for exclusive releases. 

Know your stickers!

Exclusive drops come with a variety of stickers on the box – hence hardcore collectors are very particular about boxes! 

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That’s all we have time for today!

Let’s continue our Funko journey and find out How to prevent Funko Pops from melting or kickstart your collection with our Funko Pop Guide!

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