Wobbler Wednesday Thread!- FREESTYLE

It don't mean a thing if it ain't got a spring. Come inside and chat about Funko Wacky Wobblers (bobble heads, for the less sophisticated).

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Re: Wobbler Wednesday Thread!- FREESTYLE

Postby renardchua » Tue May 04, 2021 7:02 am

Thanks, Scotty!

For this week, I’ll share a day early, just for the occasion - May The 4th be With You always! ;)

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Postby Tusken » Wed May 05, 2021 9:35 am

renardchua wrote:Thanks, Scotty!

For this week, I’ll share a day early, just for the occasion - May The 4th be With You always! ;)

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I think those are pretty cool. Love how most of them are angry like and a different way to stand. Nice set. :freddy3:
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Postby Scotty » Wed May 05, 2021 3:56 pm

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Since I missed the last two Wednesdays, I looked for something different to post.

I present "Naked Alex"

Smart Alex is the name of a greeting card/giftware company out of Chicago. It's owned by a funatic named Jarkbark. In 2003, he had Funko make up some Wobblers for him, a standard colored version, a black and white version, and a naked version. The next year he had a GITD version made. At the time, and maybe even still, this was the only fully assembled (with a spring) Wobbler proto. Naked Alex is an LE 12.

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Here are the others in the set. That's what a normal Wobbler proto looked like.

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By the way, his body should look a bit familiar; it's the same body used in a couple of the Zombie Lounge Wobblers.
The Smart Alex came first; then a few years later Funko reused the body mold for their own original designs (I believe with Jarkbark's permission).

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Postby BigM » Wed May 05, 2021 6:31 pm

May the 4th be with you Renard!

Great to see you post again Scotty! Always like the history behind the pieces. The zombie lounge set is so fun.

I’ll do another Star Wars one this week.

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Postby renardchua » Thu May 06, 2021 12:13 pm

Will mimic what Mickey has said, more than the toys, it's the story behind this pieces makes the Wobbler line special, IMO.

Thank you for the stories, Scott! Can't' wait to hear more of them. :)
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Re: Wobbler Wednesday Thread!- FREESTYLE

Postby willy wonka » Thu May 06, 2021 12:47 pm

BigM wrote:May the 4th be with you Renard!

Great to see you post again Scotty! Always like the history behind the pieces. The zombie lounge set is so fun.

I’ll do another Star Wars one this week.

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Love this one from the new ones, This and Iron man were my favorite. man I miss wobblers..
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