Black Lightning is finally following in the footsteps of the other Arrowverse heroes by getting his own Funko Pop! I get it, because Walmart or Walgreens or whoever pays Hasbro or Funko or NECA for the rights to be the only seller for a collectible, and retailers are their real customers yadda yadda but Walmart, especially, is just terrible with exclusives from seemingly every company.
The announcement of the new figure comes ahead of next month's debut of the Batwoman CW TV series The show, part of the Greg Berlanti-produced ‘Arrowverse,' stars Ruby Rose as Kate Kane, who takes up the mantle of the bat and makes it her own after returning to Gotham to find Batman missing and the city turned into a Robocop-esque police state.
SDCC exclusive. This year Comic-Con isn't in San Diego, it's in your home , so tracking down those sweet, sweet exclusives will be a little easier. Funko has unveiled its wave of San Diego Comic Con DC Comics exclusives. Other 2020 DC offerings include Black Lightning and Ra's Al Ghul.
The end of Crisis” saw Black Lightning among the heroes who came together to establish a sort of base of operations where they can all come together again any time the world is in danger again — complete with a large round table set with chairs bearing each of their heroic emblems.
SDCC is cancelled for the years due to the current global health crisis, however Funko will be hosting Virtual Con 3 from July 19th - 25th. Another round of Previews San Diego Comic-Con 2020 Exclusives have been announced. Thanks to the Arrowverse crossover "Crisis on Infinite Earths" which saw the Multiverse destroyed only to be recreated with the lost Earths part of one Earth-Prime, Black Lightning's world was merged with the main Arrowverse continuity.
When Black Lightning debuted on The CW, the series was set in a world separate from the rest of the network's DC-inspired superhero shows collectively known as the Arrowverse — Arrow, The Flash, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, and Supergirl. This SDCC 2020 Funko Pop SDCC 2020 Black Lightning Funko Pop will feature a special glitter effect to bring the ice age to your collection.