Treat Someone to a Retro Birthday Gift

Buying birthday presents isn’t always easy and it can be hard work knowing what to buy someone. For some of us, shopping is more enjoyable than for others but whether you love it or loathe it, you can always take advantage of the convenience of shopping on the internet. In fact, one of the great things about shopping online is that it gives you access to a wide range of different types of presents, from modern toys to more retro ones.

grey-phantom-80-year-anniversary-pop-vinyl If you love the idea of giving someone a retro style gift this birthday, then there’s nothing better than a bobblehead. These fun toys are as retro as they get and yet they still appeal to a younger generation as well, which is one of the reasons why they are so unique. Good quality Funko pop in Australia, America, the UK and indeed anywhere in the world can be found online and Funko is the most famous manufacturer of these famous bobblehead style toys.

Popular Figurines

If you want to buy someone special a retro bobblehead for their birthday this year, or even for Christmas or perhaps just to let them know how special they are to you, then you can choose between a wide range of toys, including:

  • Cartoon characters such as Minions, Toy Story and Bobs Burgers
  • Scary movie characters including Freddy Krueger, Alien and Godzilla
  • Old classics like Gremlins, Halloween and Silence of the Lambs
  • Sci-fi characters such as those from Star Wars, The Matrix and Star Trek
  • Characters from teenage movies like Mean Girls, Suicide Squad and Saved by the Bell


From Pulp Fiction and ET to Cars and Robin Hood, you can find these retro toys that look like just about any famous character from a TV show or movie.

However, it is vital to ensure that you only ever buy good quality toys as they will need to bear more than just a passing resemblance to the character in order to be fully appreciated. The last thing you want is for someone to look at it and have to ask you who it is supposed to be!

Special Occasions

These bobbleheads make for the perfect gift for any special occasion, including the following:

  • Adults will love them as a birthday present
  • Kids will like them as a stocking filler at Christmas
  • They can be given to anyone at Easter or for a fun wedding anniversary gift
  • You can buy them for someone to say good luck in a new job
  • They are perfect to give to anyone who needs cheering up

They can sit on the dashboard of a car, on a work desk, in a display cabinet, on a shelving unit or on a side table in a bedroom and as they come in such a wide variety of different characters, it is easy to find one that will appeal to anyone no matter what the special occasion is.

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