Where do you get replacement funko pop boxes or stickers? We will tell you all that you need to know about box replacement and sticker replacement.
Have you ever seen a rare funko pop that you wanted, but the box was not just right? The box was damaged, and the sticker on the box was also not suitable? But you want this funko pop badly. You have searched everywhere for it, and now that you have seen it, the problem is just the box, and now you are torn between having it and having a damaged box. Well, go ahead and have your rare funko pop. We will tell you how to replace the box and sticker to lose the funko pop you desire.
Or you are a funko pop collector with a budget. You don’t want to go overboard with your spending, yet this is a hubby, don’t worry. Even though you buy the unboxed funko pop and get the box differently, we will let you know where to get the box and stickers right here.
Where to find funko replacement boxes and stickers?
To know where to find the latest boxes and stickers and what is in stock and out of stock, you need to have funko trackers. These are apps that notify you on which stores you can find the boxes and stickers you need.
Some of these places to find funko replacement boxes or funko replacement stickers at:
1. The Pop Dungeon
Another great reliable funko online pop retailer. Pop Dungeon sells have an entire page dedicated to offering empty boxes for exclusive funko pops. Its selection is wide. However, they sell out quickly, so you need to bookmark the site ahead of time.
2. Gemini Collectibles
A reliable and trustworthy funko online pop retailer sells replacement funko pop stickers and boxes to collectors. Consider visiting their website and keep an eye out for them. However, they only have replacements on occasion, so you’ll need to check back often for when they do.
Esty is an online global market that houses a community of people who shop for vintage, handmade and unique products. They have a range of boxes and stickers in stock, and funko pop lovers belong to this community. Therefore, it is best to have this app to be the first to know when the box or sticker you are looking for is in stock.
A Community to Community (C2C) app which prides itself as a unique marketplace. Faithful if you keep rare funko pop and are always searching for a box or sticker. It is one of the best funko pop collection apps. The wide range of boxes and stickers that Mercari has will do your shopping and search easier.
The beauty of shopping on eBay or having the app as a funko tracker is a wide range of products to ensure that the box or sticker you are looking for will be right there. There is a wide range of boxes, and if you are lucky, you can also get affordable funko pops with god boxes and stickers.
If you are not sure if you need a Funko Pop replacement box, here are a few reasons why you should consider it.
Why buy Funko Replacement Boxes in the first place?
Funko pop collectors and enthusiasts know that replacement boxes are essential and that without a box, a funko pop is prone to dust and ruin before you know it. However, we would like to highlight the importance of replacement boxes and stickers. Here are some:
- They come in handy when you find a rare funko pop you like with a damaged box.
- The idea that you can get a replacement box keeps your mind at ease when the one you have is damaged.
- You can shop for a funko pop you love and not mind the box.
What to look for when buying replacement funko boxes & stickers
As we earlier stated, buying replacement boxes is to get a nice and best condition box for your funko pop because the one you have does not meet that criteria.
When buying funko pop replacements, here’s what to look for and to avoid. Make sure the box matches the original. You do not want to buy a replacement box and replace it with a fake box. Be careful by looking at every detail.
Here are some examples:
- Does the box have the same warning messages on the front as the damaged box?
- Can you find the funko address, and does it match the original box?
- Is there any color difference between the original box and the replacement box?
- Does the number on the funko pop box match it’s the original box?
If you find yourself not having a box to compare your potential replacement box before buying, you can do a quick do google search to find an image of the funko pops box to reference. Usually, finding 3 – 4 images of the same box can be a good point of reference and is likely to be the original. Do your checks, and you won’t regret it.
To avoid falling victim to flippers’ business schemes, the best thing to do is be alert on the following exclusive figure you want to buy and be abreast of when they would be released. The apps mentioned above will also let you know where to buy and get the best deals.
How to replace funko stickers without damaging the box
Replacing an older sticker is a delicate process because you do not want to cause any damage to the funko pop box that’s unnecessary. Taking your time and being patient should be the focus!
Here are some steps you should consider when removing your older sticker:
- Use a toothpick to lift one corner of the funko sticker.
- Use your index finger to grab the lifted corner and peel back slowly.
- After the entire sticker is off, wipe the area with a tissue to get rid of any dust particles
- Peel the new replacement sticker from its paperback.
- Place the new replacement sticker in the same spot the old sticker was in, and remember to keep it angled straight.
Funko stickers applied correctly can last for years and especially in a pop protector box, where the dust does not reach them. After swapping out the funko sticker, add your funko pop to a pop protector for extra precaution and admire your work!
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