Through the years, Funko Pops have slowly become a major staple of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It's no secret that these stunning figures are the go-to options for toy collectors worldwide, mainly due to their movie-accurate depictions of iconic scenes from the franchise. Additionally, the famous toy line has also featured plot-heavy leaks in the past.
Previously, several Funko Pop figures for The Falcon and the Winter Soldier have leaked ahead of their release , giving fans a thorough idea of what's in store for the show's narrative. In addition, it also provided the first true glimpse of character designs that will later translate on-screen.
Despite that, a good chunk of the MCU's Funko Pops usually pay tribute to fan-favorite characters and real-world icons like the legendary Stan Lee . Now, a brand-new set of figures has arrived.
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Funko officially unveiled two new MCU figures that depict the memorable post-credits scene from 2012's The Avengers .
The first image shows Robert Downey Jr.'s Tony Stark in Funko Pop form, calmly sitting down as he awaits his shawarma order. Fans can now pre-order this Amazon exclusive vinyl bobblehead by accessing this link .
The second figure provides a preview of Mark Ruffalo's Bruce Banner alongside multiple orders from the shawarma restaurant. Fans can also pre-order this MCU Funko by going to this link .
These two Funko Pops are part of the six-figure "Victory Shawarma" series, which aims to capture the iconic moment from the end credits of the 2012 blockbuster where the team sits down together to try shawarma for the first time after the battle in New York.
A PERFECT TRIBUTE TO AN ICONIC MCU MOMENT
As expected, these Funko Pops boast an incredible amount of detail that celebrates the character's designs from the Phase 1 finale. It's fascinating to see the number of orders that are included in Ruffalo's Banner figure, which is a callback to the hero's reputation as the Hulk. Meanwhile, the simple yet captivating design of Downey Jr.'s Stark is a given since his stance is actually a screen-accurate representation from the film.
Marvel Studios' The Avengers is a game-changer in the MCU's Infinity Saga, considering that it marked the first time that the heroes of the monumental franchise assembled together. That said, these two figures should serve as a perfect reminder of that impressive achievement.
Without a doubt, the shawarma sequence is one of the MCU's best post-credits sequence. By now, every diehard MCU fan should be aware that the stinger was a last-minute addition to the 2012 film, essentially making this Funko Pop treatment a fitting wrap-up to the original cast's hilarious behind-the-scenes story.