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Funko Gashapons

Postby GuruGuy128 » Thu Aug 29, 2019 5:39 pm

It's a new type of collectibles called Paka Paka which are going to toys inside capsules, like the Japanese ones.

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Postby randig » Thu Aug 29, 2019 6:30 pm

Interesting, now that the arcitle mentions it, I do remember those machines near the check out line

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Postby GuruGuy128 » Thu Aug 29, 2019 9:34 pm

Soda Kats are going to be the first series

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Postby Marvelfanatic86 » Thu Aug 29, 2019 11:48 pm

Interesting Article Funko is always branching out this def looks cool.
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Postby BigEvilDad » Fri Aug 30, 2019 2:24 am

It would be cool to see random minis in a ufo/claw machine
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Postby GuruGuy128 » Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:48 pm

I don't know if this means we'll get funko in gachas at some point but I kinda would like to see some original lines too.
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Postby Stat32111 » Mon Sep 02, 2019 9:20 pm

Would love to see other characters of these
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Postby GuruGuy128 » Mon Sep 02, 2019 9:30 pm

Looks like there's two other lines coming out
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Postby MiniPop » Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:51 pm

I can't wait until these are released and wonder how easy/hard it will be to find them. I'm excited about kawaii village, so cute.
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Postby GuruGuy128 » Tue Sep 03, 2019 11:56 pm

Kawaii Village Japan

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Postby StarWarsFunkoGirl » Wed Sep 04, 2019 8:47 pm

none of my GS have these machines, hopefully 1 of 3 stores will at least get 1
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Postby GuruGuy128 » Thu Sep 05, 2019 11:22 am

StarWarsFunkoGirl wrote:none of my GS have these machines, hopefully 1 of 3 stores will at least get 1


Because they're not out yet, they just announced them.
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Postby kihou » Thu Sep 05, 2019 11:36 am

I will need the chonkyboi pugs (darn chase!)
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Postby StarWarsFunkoGirl » Sun Sep 08, 2019 12:10 pm

GuruGuy128 wrote:
StarWarsFunkoGirl wrote:none of my GS have these machines, hopefully 1 of 3 stores will at least get 1


Because they're not out yet, they just announced them.


ohh..Thanks for some reason I thought the machines were already in the stores & just getting new items.
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Postby GuruGuy128 » Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:29 pm

In case anyone is wondering "Gacha" and :Gachapon" are also both correct
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Postby Sarcasticguy » Mon Sep 09, 2019 12:16 am

StarWarsFunkoGirl wrote:none of my GS have these machines, hopefully 1 of 3 stores will at least get 1


GS doesn't have the Funko ones yet, but some have the other branded stuff.

The hype of these comes from Japan. Whole stores will have row after row of toy machines, they're kinda like the toy machines you'd see at grocery stores where you'd get the one capsule with a random thing for 50 cents.

What I'm curious about is if there will be a way to buy entire cases... When I lived overseas, you could get an entire series case online without having to go through the pain of not knowing what capsule is going to come out, eliminating the possibility for dupes.

Will be interesting if this kicks off considering that Funko seems to be fighting for retail space in general, their displays are always getting adjusted.
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Postby StarWarsFunkoGirl » Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:36 am

Sarcasticguy wrote:
StarWarsFunkoGirl wrote:none of my GS have these machines, hopefully 1 of 3 stores will at least get 1


GS doesn't have the Funko ones yet, but some have the other branded stuff.

The hype of these comes from Japan. Whole stores will have row after row of toy machines, they're kinda like the toy machines you'd see at grocery stores where you'd get the one capsule with a random thing for 50 cents.

What I'm curious about is if there will be a way to buy entire cases... When I lived overseas, you could get an entire series case online without having to go through the pain of not knowing what capsule is going to come out, eliminating the possibility for dupes.

Will be interesting if this kicks off considering that Funko seems to be fighting for retail space in general, they're displays are always getting adjusted.


Thanks for the info ! It would be interesting to see if you could buy the entire case
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Postby GuruGuy128 » Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:20 pm

There looks like there will be of Kawaii Village sets of other locations

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Postby Lexi » Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:24 pm

GuruGuy128 wrote:Soda Kats are going to be the first series

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Since I love cats I am gong to have to get these.

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Postby Lexi » Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:25 pm

GuruGuy128 wrote:There looks like there will be of Kawaii Village sets of other locations

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These are cute but not as cute as the soda kats.


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