Titans Merchandise Announces Ghostbusters II Vinyl Figures

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After producing Ghostbusters blind box vinyl figures, (GBI Blog Post, February 15, 2015) Titans Merchandise has announced 12 Ghostbusters II vinyl figures are being made.

This 3″ blind-boxed collection features the returning legendary quartet of Venkman, Stantz, Spengler and Zeddemore plus familiar faces such as Louis Tully, Janine, Dana and, of course, Slimer! As if that wasn’t enough there’s the upgraded Ecto-1 as well as new villains in the form of Nunzio Scoleri, Janosz Poha and the terrifying Vigo The Carpathian!

Each figure is 3” blind-boxed and certain pieces come with a character-specific accessory.

PLUS: 4 hidden chase figures for you to hunt and collect!

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New York Toy Fair: Titan Merchandise Ghostbusters Vinyl Mini Figures

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Last November we talked about Titan Merchandise and their basically promotional art for what their upcoming Ghostbusters “mini” vinyl figures would look like. I had never seen an actual Titan Merchandise vinyl figure, I wasn’t quite sure what to expect. Which wouldn’t have mattered anyway as expectations are more then met! Continue reading

Vinyl Sugar Ghostbusters Vinyl Idolz Press Photos

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Vinyl Sugar (Facebook) sent product/packaging photos to Ghostbusters News (we guess ours went to one of our spam folders, yeah must have) of the three Ghostbusters Vinyl Idolz, currently on display at New York Toy Fair.

Still haven’t heard anything about a Winston Vinyl Idolz. Should we hear something, we’ll have an update. Continue reading

New York Toy Fair: Ghostbusters Vinyl Idolz

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Previews World has shared a couple of pics on their Twitter account of Vinyl Sugar’s upcoming Ghostbusters Vinyl Idolz. Still no sign (or word about) of a Winston Vinyl Idolz. Should we find out the info, we’ll have an update.

Here’s a larger, taller, promotional Peter Venkman Vinyl Idolz. Continue reading

Vinyl Sugar Teases Vinyl Idolz Ghostbusters

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Tomorrow is the annual New York Toy Fair. Where our business associates and other companies within the toy industry will be displaying their wares. Cryptozoic Entertainment made a real splash this week with their upcoming table games.

Sugar Vinyl (Twitter) teased three out hopefully four Ghostbusters that will be on display this weekend. We’ll be talking more about new Ghostbusters merchandise this weekend and next as our schedules allow.

Photo Source: Sugar Vinyl (Facebook)

Funko Vinyl Idolz Peter Venkman

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Funko, a slightly smaller evil corporation and Vinyl Sugar, (Twitter) a large evil corporation got together to come up with Vinyl Idolz. What is a Vinyl Idolz? Are one of their employees from JerZey? 😀

From Vinyl Sugar

Vinyl Sugar is the illegitimate love child between Funko and some of the best free-wheeling designers from the back streets of London, the boutiques of Harajuku, and the galleries in NYC. Vinyl Sugar – because you crave it!

With the first teaser image Vinyl Sugar shows us a doc, a dude, and a buster. Specifically Dr. Venkman. All 3(D) figures appear to have a caricature type look. Which certainly works well for Dr. Venkman.

We don’t know when they’ll be available for retail. They should be on display at next month’s New York Toy Fair.

Photo Source: ToyArk.com

Titan Merchandise Ghostbusters Vinyl Figures Tease

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Titan Merchandise, a collectible company who makes vinyl mini figures posted a teaser image letting ghostheads know 12 (yes 12) GHOSTBUSTERS™ vinyl mini figures were coming to add to your collection on May 31, 2015. Continue reading

Funko Ghostbusters NYCC Pops Exclusive

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The week of October 9, 2014 the Javits Center is hosting New York Comic Con. Per usual there will be con exclusives. One of them from Funko is a variant of their Egon Spengler Movie Pop! and ECTO-1 Pop! that comes with Winston Zeddemore. As can be seen the NYCC Ghostbusters Pop! has Pop! Egon and Pop! ECTO-1 slimed in places. The artwork also appears different from the standard ECTO-1/Winston Pop!

What seems unusual is that unless we’re talking about Ghostbusters II,™ the character of Egon Spengler isn’t normally the one who gets slimed. Peter and Ray, for sure. This “combo” Pop! surely is unique. It’s possible Funko in a way wanted to honor Harold Ramis, who of course perfectly played Dr. Egon Spengler in both Ghostbusters™ and Ghostbusters II.™ Either that or someone at Funko wanted to do something different.

After all Funko had already done the SDCC slimed Pop! Peter Venkman with Pop! Slimer. Along with the SDCC “marshmallow covered” Pop! Ghostbusters. If the Pop! ECTO-1 was always going to be part of the NYCC exclusives, I would have done a marshmallow (different white or use a slightly dark outline) covered ECTO-1 and include a marshmallow covered Pop! Ray Stantz.

What do you think of Funko’s decision for a slimed Egon and Ecto-1?

Credit: methos2523

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Custom Funko Pop Peter Venkman

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When I could be working on these web sites, I’m checking a popular auction site for Ghostbusters instead. At times its the same new and old collectibles. Their will be times one can come across a custom item. Such was the case when I saw a slimed version of a Funko Pop Vinyl Peter Venkman.

It wasn’t because I was on this auction site I didn’t post about it sooner. As this auction had ended and I didn’t see this posted on Ghostbusters sites, I wanted to show this artists work.

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