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James Woodcock
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Posted: 05 October 2019 at 3:30pm | IP Logged | 1 post reply

Likewise Shaun. Im even more baffled by the shops that have those walls. Multiply those figures by the individual cost & those walls become ridiculously expensive real estate.
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POPS, for all their cartooniness, tend to be faithful representations of the classic characters. Look at the Fantastic Four, above. When did we last see THOSE GUYS in the comics?
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That is a very good point that I had not considered. & may be part of the attraction.
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All well and good, but... those button eyes!  Some have 'em , some don't... some don't have mouths, some do...

Bah.  I just don't get it.  They kind of weird-me out.



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Picked up the Pops Dark Phoenix and school uniform Cyclops. Both nicely detailed, but Cyke comes without a base, and cannot stand on his own!

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Jeffrey Rice
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Does Cyclops at least have a hole in his foot? At least then you can get a separate stand. Some Pops do not and only stand if you never move near them.

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Michael Hogan
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The pops do have those spooky dead eyes. I usually add a small dot of
White-out as a reverse pupil.
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No hole in Cyclops boot.
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Position his feet on a small strip of double sided tape. That should work if he is not too top heavy to balance with that sticky assistance.
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For keeping plastic figures in place, Im fond of using Museum Wax. 
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I like that the art on the boxes has the X-Men in black and yellow costumes. The figures themselves are much darker than the initial renders. Theyre still blue, but its a very, very dark navy that can look black in the right lighting.

I picked up the 80th Anniversary Funko Pops for Mar-Vell and Ms. Marvel, and they are done in red and black and not red and blue. 

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Not sure how She-Hulk snuck into the X-Men display!

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