Funko is getting into the Pez business
Credit: Breanne L. Heldman

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The Ant-Man and The Wasp trailer may have single-handledly brought Pez back into popular conversation, but Funko wants to revive the business.

The brand is taking those lovable Funko Pop! figure designs and transforming them into a new line of Pez that will launch this summer. While your typical Pez run for about $1.50 each, these will retail around $5.

Characters from the Hanna-Barbera world will be the first to get the Pez treatment when they launch later this year, but an expansion is on the way.

Spotted on a display at this year’s International Toy Fair in New York were designs for Pez based on the Funko-inspired Bob Ross, Hulk, Deadpool, Batman, and Cap’n Crunch.

Credit: Breanne L. Heldman
Credit: Breanne L. Heldman

As for Funko Pop! proper, the brand is also planning to release its versions of Mister Rogers, characters from Ready Player One, Gossip Girl, and It.

— Reporting by Breanne L. Heldman.

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