Kirk Hammett unboxes the exclusive Metallica Funko Pop set from Walmart
A luxury Funko Pop! A set of vinyl figures designed after Metallica likenesses from their “Black Album” period arrives exclusively at Walmart in December. Pre-orders are available now.
In a video shared online this week, Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett gleefully unboxes the product. The veteran rocker even signs one to finally give it to a lucky Metallica fan – the clip says more details on the giveaway will appear shortly.
Watch the video towards the bottom of this article.
“Hello, this is Kirk from Metallica,” the musician said before enthusiastically getting his hands on the collection of figurines. “This wonderful box arrived today from Funko – I wonder what’s inside!”
The set includes figures of Metallica’s Hammett, frontman James Hetfield, drummer Lars Ulrich and former bassist Jason Newsted, as well as “the album cover packaged in a protective hard case that can be hung on the wall “, according to one description.
As he unwraps it further, Hammett continues, “Is that cool? This is the new Funko Pop! Deluxe album with Metallica’s” Black Album. “… Wow, they got us as negatives, just like the back of the album, and then they have a real album in the background, but it doesn’t sound like a playing album.
Metallica had already received the Funko treatment when the collectible maker released individual Metallica figures in 2017. The act’s eponymous 1991 album, known colloquially to the band and fans as “The Black Album” , has been reissued in a remastered edition this month.
Pre-order the Funko Pop! Metallica Deluxe Album Set on walmart.com.
It’s been 30 years since Metallica released their self-titled album ‘Metallica’ and we’re celebrating by releasing the exclusive Deluxe Pop! Metallica Album. Never forget the iconic album or the music of Metallica by collecting this Deluxe Pop! Metallica album which presents each member of the group as Pop! the figures and album cover are packaged together in a protective hard case that can be hung on the wall. Pop! James Hetfield, Pop! Lars Ulrich, Pop! Kirk Hammett and Pop! Jason Newsted are grayscale collectibles designed to match album colors. The vinyl figure is approximately 3.75 inches tall. Approximate Dimensions of Protective Case: 22 “W x 8.25” H x 3.5 “D.
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