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Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2024 Funko Exclusives

Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2024 Funko Exclusives

The Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2024 is coming soon! Our partners at Pop Price Guide take a look at the exclusive Funko Pop! figures that you can expect to find at this year’s show. Which are the must-haves for your collection?   Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2024 Exclusives   Caesar Clown     […]

Christmas Ornaments and Collectible Holiday Mugs from Starbucks

Christmas Ornaments and Collectible Holiday Mugs from Starbucks

No one celebrates the season quite like Starbucks, whose steamy cups of coffee and hot chocolate are synonymous with chilly holiday nights. So to kick off the winter, we’re warming up with a look at the Starbucks collectibles that look great nestled in our hands, under the Christmas tree and in our collections. You’ll find […]

A Short History of Kobe Toys starting 1868 in Japan

A Short History of Kobe Toys starting 1868 in Japan

Ron Rosen

Kobe Toys, also known as Kobe dolls, are hand-carved, wooden mechanical dolls (automata) made exclusively in Japan. The origin of these toys began with the opening of the Kobe Port in Hyogo, Japan, in 1868.   An early postcard   Kobe toys were made strictly as tourist items and were never exported or sold in […]

Presidential Election and Political Collectible Pins, Pennants and More!

Presidential Election and Political Collectible Pins, Pennants and More!

The next United States Presidential election is still many months away, but doesn’t stop us from wanting to run to the polls and cast our votes for our favorite Presidential Election collectibles! Regardless of what side of the aisle your affiliation may reside, we can all agree that a nostalgic Presidential Election item can bring […]

Last Day of the Month #LDOM: Funko, Lego, Hasbro and More Now on hobbyDB in May!

Last Day of the Month #LDOM: Funko, Lego, Hasbro and More Now on hobbyDB in May!

What a month for the hobbyDB database!! As the waning hours of May tick off the clock, we’re approaching 10,000 items added to the database this month with 9,700 collectibles (9,703 to be exact) from brands such as Lego, Funko and so much more. That includes more than 1,680 Pokémon cards! Peruse the latest additions […]