Today, collectible boxer toys are a worldwide success, especially the Funko pop, which due to its originality and vast market have managed to place itself in the public’s taste.
This company has turned the world of boxing for a few years to immortalize some of its most recognized fighters.
And despite the fact that the sport has many historical representatives, only three figures of iconic boxers have been made to date.
Although editions of dolls have been created Funko Customized from various fighters, they are not official editions. In this list, we will concentrate on the official editions, produced by Funko pop immortalizing various boxers.
1. Manny Pacquiao
The first of the boxers to have his collectible toy was Manny pacquiao, whose figure was released on the market in 2015.
This collectible has many details, from the prints on the body, head and clothing. The bad thing is that this Funko pop It is discontinued (vaulted), which means that the company no longer makes it.
That shortage has caused the original doll of Manny Pacquiao, in perfect condition packaging, has risen in price. In Ebay they can be found for around $ 175.
The second version of Funko pop what was made of Manny pacquiao It was the ‘Basketball’ edition, which also came out in 2015 in Asia. It is a tribute to the passion that Pacquiao He feels for basketball, and that year it led him to play it professionally in the Philippines. In the same way, it is a figure that is no longer manufactured.
The figure in its original packaging reaches around 100 dollars in Ebay.
A third version of Funko pop dedicated to the Philippine legend was called Manny Pacquiao – Boxer & Coach / Player. It is a double pack in which Manny pacquiao he is personified as a boxer and as a basketball player. This pair of dolls, also released in 2015, was exclusive to ToyCon. At present this Pop is discontinued.
In Ebay the pack is priced at around $ 160.
But this did not end there, since a FunkoPop Keychain of Manny. It is a small version of Funko, an authentic keychain, which is currently available at Ebay for the amount of approximately 30 dollars.
2.- Muhammad Ali
Later, the figure that came out was that of Muhammad Ali, who was released as a 9cm vinyl figure in 2018 under the heading of ‘Sports Legends’.
And it caused such a sensation that the figure became a mega sales success. This doll is not difficult to find in stores, because it is still made frequently. That keeps its price accessible, since it is around $ 15.
Similarly, a special black and white edition came out in early 2020. This special edition seeks to emulate the way Ali’s first fights looked in the 1960s when he was still known as Cassius Clay.
Originally this figure was exclusively sold at the department store Target in the U.S. It is an edition that is already sold out, and for that reason, its resale price has been gradually rising from 16 to 23 or 24 dollars, depending on Pop Price Guide.
3.- Ryan Garcia
And finally, in January 2021, Funko pop announced that in the fall of this 2021 the collectible doll of the American boxer will arrive Ryan Garcia, current Interim Lightweight World Champion of the CMB.