Stranger Things tie-in marketing amps up for fall Season 2 premiere

In advance of next week’s San Diego Comic-Con, Netflix released a slick new poster for Season 2 of Stranger Things, and more tie-in products are now in the works.  We have a look at the second wave of the Funko Pop! figures for the series, expanding into the older teens and adult characters.  Plus McFarlane Toys is now a licensee, meaning fans can expect some highly detailed figures in addition to the retro, Kenner-style Funko ReAction action figures (previewed earlier here at  That’s good for fans, giving them a choice for their Stranger Things fix.

Stranger Things Season 2 premieres on Netflix, Friday, October 27, 2017.  So expect many to be locked away binge-watching the new season that weekend.  In advance of that, take a look at these mock-ups from McFarlane Toys showing the general look the company will be aiming for with its toy line:


The McFarlane Toys figures have not yet been finalized and are not yet available for pre-order.

Check out the new Funko Pop! figures after the break, with many available now (many with steep discounts) and others available for pre-order.

These Stranger Things Funko Pop! figures are available now from Amazon, many from the first wave for less than $10 (click on images to learn more and order/pre-order Wave 2), plus check out all the exclusives and variants available:










These two Upside Down suit figures are store exclusives:

Expect even more announcements for Stranger Things in the coming days from Comic-Con 2017.

C.J. Bunce



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