GROOT FANS REJOICE! The most popular (and completely adorable) mid-credits scene of all time is now coming to life thanks to Marvel and the great folks over at Funko. In a tweet today, Marvel's Executive Editorial Director, Agent M (his civilian name is Ryan Peganos, just so you know) unveiled the design, prompting me to scream inside of my throat a little bit and wave my laptop around in an attempt to show the whole Moviepilot Los Angeles team.
Isn't he adorable? Like Funko's original Groot toy (and the recent Lootcrate exclusive glow-in-the-dark Groot), Dancing Groot is a bobble-head vinyl figure. Price and release dates are being kept under wraps until next week, according to Agent M. I don't know if I can wait that long.
While the topic of the toy had been in discussion previously at Marvel, this was almost entirely due to the passionate demand of MCU fans, and was noticed by Agent M himself: