Just outside of Seattle in the town of Everett, Washington is home to one of the most popular toy brands with a huge cult following. Funko which started in 1998 and just last month went public on Nasdaq.
Funko's rise to popularity really began when they started making big-headed POP! vinyl dolls. They make characters from movies to video games to cartoons to sports and many more. For some toy companies they usually have 4-5 licenses a year while Funko has over 200.
While the toys are sold all over the world there is only one official brick and mortar store in Everett, which opened in August.
Funko created an immerservie experience for the cult fans with meaga sized POP! vinyals like Spiderman and Disney Princess and puts you in different lands like Hoth from star wars.
At the store there is also a create your own POP! vinyl doll that just opened in November.
Some of the super fans include celeberties like WWE's Xavier Woods and Zach Ryder.
So if you are a huge fan of Funko your mecca is waiting in Everett, Washington.