SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Talk about Funko Force, Quogs, Plastik, Nodniks, Blox, Vinyl Vixens, Vinyl Idolz, Super Deluxe, and other FUN Funko vinyl toys here.
Forum rules
If you're posting about vinyl made by any company other than Funko, please use the "It's Not Funko" forum. Thank you!
User avatar
EZA
Posts: 548
Joined: Thu Aug 01, 2013 4:21 pm
Location: Whitby, ON Canada
Contact:

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby EZA » Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:48 pm

Jay_voodoo0819 wrote:
EZA wrote:
Jay_voodoo0819 wrote:Here's my collection so far of Spastik Plastiks. It's small but it's fierce. Lol Much thanks to Rev for pushing me in the right direction to getting my first few. So thankful. And even got one of my grails finally. Wish we could get more honestly. But I will say the pop versions have been awesome! Hoping to find a proto spastik plastik one day to add to the collection.

Image


Its two more than I have great start to the collection I love spastik such cool vinyls


That's still a good start :) and thank you. Good luck on collecting them. It's been fun hunting for them :)


Thanks they are nearly impossible to find in Canada
Image
Eric collecting Funko since July 29, 2013 but a collector of many things since 1977

Jay_voodoo0819
Posts: 72
Joined: Tue Jul 04, 2017 8:43 pm
Location: San Diego
Contact:

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby Jay_voodoo0819 » Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:56 pm

EZA wrote:
Jay_voodoo0819 wrote:
EZA wrote:
Its two more than I have great start to the collection I love spastik such cool vinyls


That's still a good start :) and thank you. Good luck on collecting them. It's been fun hunting for them :)


Thanks they are nearly impossible to find in Canada


Oh man. That sucks. :/ eBay probably ur best bet then :/ or on here. I put up on the WTB forum and that's how I got carlos. Maybe ull find something good on there :)

User avatar
EZA
Posts: 548
Joined: Thu Aug 01, 2013 4:21 pm
Location: Whitby, ON Canada
Contact:

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby EZA » Tue Aug 01, 2017 1:55 pm

Jay_voodoo0819 wrote:
EZA wrote:
Jay_voodoo0819 wrote:
That's still a good start :) and thank you. Good luck on collecting them. It's been fun hunting for them :)


Thanks they are nearly impossible to find in Canada


Oh man. That sucks. :/ eBay probably ur best bet then :/ or on here. I put up on the WTB forum and that's how I got carlos. Maybe ull find something good on there :)


Carlos is a sick piece I have the Pop version but not the same :-)
Image
Eric collecting Funko since July 29, 2013 but a collector of many things since 1977

Jay_voodoo0819
Posts: 72
Joined: Tue Jul 04, 2017 8:43 pm
Location: San Diego
Contact:

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby Jay_voodoo0819 » Tue Aug 01, 2017 2:18 pm

EZA wrote:
Jay_voodoo0819 wrote:
EZA wrote:
Thanks they are nearly impossible to find in Canada


Oh man. That sucks. :/ eBay probably ur best bet then :/ or on here. I put up on the WTB forum and that's how I got carlos. Maybe ull find something good on there :)


Carlos is a sick piece I have the Pop version but not the same :-)


I actually need the black suit pop one lol I have the regular and fright night exclusive

User avatar
InternationalPopper
Posts: 54
Joined: Tue May 23, 2017 1:48 am
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby InternationalPopper » Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:18 pm

WOW! SOME OF THESE ARE SOOOOO AMAZING! I can't believe how many different Funko lines and new additions there are.... As I travel further into the rabbit hole I feel my wallet getting lighter lol
\:D/ \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ lol lol lol lol lol
-InternationalPopper

Pop10195
Posts: 166
Joined: Sat May 13, 2017 10:28 pm

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby Pop10195 » Wed Aug 09, 2017 11:37 pm

wow jacob i wish they would make more of these in the pops or anything these are sweeeeeeeeeeeet!!!!!!!!!!!1

AnthonyLou81
Posts: 52
Joined: Wed Aug 17, 2016 9:49 pm

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby AnthonyLou81 » Sat Aug 12, 2017 8:19 pm

Jay I am glad to see that black carlos made it to you safe and sound...still got a few others if you want to add to your collection

User avatar
mrclawking
Posts: 55
Joined: Sat May 06, 2017 11:24 am

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby mrclawking » Thu Aug 17, 2017 10:41 pm

i wish they would come back or add lest give out hand panted protos again
funklub member #01895
i love cartoons and mostly looney tunes and late 90s early 2000. also love arcade games like claw machine witch i own 2 of.
iso- all the nicktoons
Image

User avatar
levixkelly
Posts: 275
Joined: Sat May 13, 2017 3:18 pm
Location: Kent, Wa
Contact:

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby levixkelly » Thu Aug 17, 2017 11:27 pm

I love this thread so much.
Hi, I'm Levi
Pop Count: 297
My Collection:
http://www.poppriceguide.com/guide/memb ... LKPJBQC90/

ImageImage

User avatar
Reverend
HoF 2013 & CotY
HoF 2013 & CotY
Posts: 5287
Joined: Fri Feb 19, 2010 11:14 pm
Location: El Chuco, Tejas

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby Reverend » Tue Aug 22, 2017 1:19 pm

mrclawking wrote:i wish they would come back or add lest give out hand panted protos again

With todays technology they don't need too but in some rare cases they still make them. Like when they are trying to rush out a sample for a customer or last minute stuff like NY Toy Fair.

Back in the day the process was-

Artist would hand draw up the idea
Then art is put into computer art
Art work send it to China to be sculpt
Artist created a wax Sculpture sent back to US for approval
Gets approved
Mold is created by melting wax away creating a metal mold (This what they called a losing process)
Mold used to make proto
Protos sent to Funko artist and then would hand paint two protos
Then one to be sent back to China to make production pieces to get the colors right
One stayed at Funko as a sample
Item is finally ready to go into production


..........this took way tooooo long and why it is no longer used

Or at least this is my understanding of the process and why I collect historical Funko items like hand painted protos, art both original and computer generated, and piece that are significant to the history of Funko. Also why wax protos are super rare because it usually mean it never made it into production. Not sure if you can see in any of my pictures some times you can see Chinese characters on the hand painted protos telling the production line stuff like base colors. You also can tell the difference in the ones sent to China because they were usually way more beat up due to the fact they were used as a hands on piece to make the production piece and was handled by several people. My understanding the last sculpture artist Funko used from China is no longer part of the process and was 100X better than and 3D machine. Funko now has their own talent sculptures on staff at HQ now but not 100% sure on the process now- 3D machines and or clay sculpts which I don't think they use anymore either so what do I know :smt102
POP BONE DADDY PROTO NEEDED, BOTH COLOR AND ALL WHITE- PLEASE HELP ME FIND THEM!


REAL MEN DON'T KEEP SCORE!


SELL OUTS NEED TO RESTOCK SO THEY CAN SELL OUT AGAIN! :mir1:

Pot meet KETTLE

Brian@Funko wrote:GO boxless..it is more fun!



My mom named me Jacob/Unfortunately that's not all I get called
Image

Haters going to hate so let the cry babies cry!

User avatar
MartinMtz702
Posts: 751
Joined: Thu Aug 21, 2014 2:18 pm
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Contact:

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby MartinMtz702 » Tue Aug 22, 2017 3:23 pm

^^^ Class is in session!!

*takes notes*
Image

IG/Twitter: MartinMtz702 Follow me!

User avatar
FunkoGrapeVine
Posts: 5
Joined: Thu Jul 27, 2017 5:46 pm

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby FunkoGrapeVine » Wed Aug 23, 2017 6:59 pm

Very cool collection.

User avatar
b00gedy
Posts: 727
Joined: Sun Mar 13, 2005 7:48 am
Location: Hawaii
Contact:

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby b00gedy » Fri Aug 25, 2017 1:21 am

This is how it all started for me... Still have and love them all... :D
Image
Tell me what he would say...

User avatar
galactusross
Posts: 400
Joined: Wed Mar 18, 2015 11:28 pm
Location: Sayville, NY
Contact:

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby galactusross » Thu Sep 14, 2017 9:05 pm

Ill have the soup lol
Image
ISO pop rocks protos!! In fact anything music will do!!!

chezpopp
Posts: 838
Joined: Mon Nov 23, 2015 10:04 am

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby chezpopp » Thu Sep 14, 2017 9:28 pm

Really want some Sam and tbone dorbz. I'm still 2 tbones shy of the original full set. Not even the hardest ones. Just can't seem to find them.
Image

User avatar
x56735x
Posts: 147
Joined: Sun May 07, 2017 3:14 am
Location: Tustin
Contact:

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby x56735x » Sun Sep 17, 2017 8:19 pm

I was able to find my first spastik plastik in the wild at a soda shop called rocket fizz. However when I went to purchase them it seems they figured it was worth more than they were offering and decided to tell me that the price was incorrectly marked and began marking them up. I didn't purchase and decided that they weren't getting my business in the future either.
Image Image

User avatar
popfanboy
Posts: 1242
Joined: Wed Jul 22, 2015 5:52 pm
Location: Florida
Contact:

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby popfanboy » Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:59 am

Love coming back to this thread every now and then. Really wish more Spastiks would have been made or would continue to be made today.
Names Tanner! My dream is to work at Funko one day!
Check out some of my sketches!
Follow me on Instagram @popfanboy
ISO: Color Orange Bird Proto
Image
Image

User avatar
Rickakatuna
Posts: 947
Joined: Fri Apr 15, 2016 11:01 pm
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Contact:

Re: SAVE THE PLASTIK!

Postby Rickakatuna » Mon Dec 11, 2017 1:15 am

Like to revisit this thread whenever I get a new spastik pop in the mail. Agreed with the opening statement by king rev this is the best line funko has come out with.
ImageImageImageImage


Return to “Vinyl”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users