Danger Mouse is to be given the Funko treatment with a range of licensed Pop! Vinyl figures and digital collectables inspired by the classic animation style launching in autumn 2020.
The much-loved heroes and villains of Danger Mouse will be available as Funko’s trademark stylised figurines, as well as an apparel and accessories range.
The agreement also extends to digital collectables, including both still and animated digital stickers, digital cards and 3D collectables of Funko stylised characters. Digital accessories for will allow Danger Mouse fans to create both 2D and 3D custom avatars on Funko’s own online properties and mobile app Pop!Yourself. Other assets will be available for sale through partnered third-party apps.
Kate Schlomann, Executive Vice President of Brand Management and Content Marketing Boat Rocker Studios, which owns the rights to both new and classic style Danger Mouse, says: “We are thrilled to team up with Funko for this fabulous, quality range of Danger Mouse Classic collectibles that is sure to delight fans of the much-loved iconic animation.”
Danger Mouse originally aired on ITV in the UK from 1981 to 1992, starring David Jason as the voice of the series’ eponymous secret agent. A rebooted version for today’s kids, which launched in 2015, has also proved a huge hit globally, with 99 new episodes to date over three series.