Funko had a booth at Star Wars Celebration 2017 and we managed to drop by to check it out.
What a Wookie!
A giant Pop! Chewbacca stood vigilant at the front of the booth!
You gotta play to win:
Funko had a lottery for tickets to visit the booth, so if you didn’t get a ticket, you had to wait until after 2:00 pm to get in. We weren’t able to get lottery tickets, so we had to wait in the after 2:00pm line. Although the line ended up becoming very long, we were able to get in before all of the convention exclusives were sold out.
Once You Pop! You Can’t Stop:
We left the Funko booth at Star Wars Celebration with a colossal bag full of Funko goodness!
Many of the FunkoStar Wars Celebration Exclusives ended up being sold out by the time we got to the front of the line, however we were able to pick up these select items:
Get to the Chopper:
Han Shot First:
“The ability to destroy a planet is insignificant next to the power of the Force.”
Let’s put a Pin in it:
The fine folks at the Funko booth sweetened the deal by adding in some Pins:
Even though the line was long and everyone was on a rush to get through, the staff was surprisingly friendly and it was cool to see some familiar faces from Funko like Cameron and Yoko. I’m glad my kids and I were able to experience a visit to the Funko booth, since we usually don’t get to see Funko at our local conventions.