What is Domo? I have to admit that 24 hours ago, I wasn't completely surewhat was going on here, but my BC Analytics Sense told me it was a good idea to find out. I'm somewhat saddened to report that it has nothing to do with the Jack Kirby Eternals character of the same name.
But it's a simple yet iconic character that originated in 1998 by Japan's NHK tv. A "strange creature that hatched from an egg," it seems, which is a good enough explanation for me, because it's the visual that counts here (Domo was immortalizedas an internet meme by our special friends at Fark, it seems) and even if you didn't know the name, if you use the internet, you know that mouth and those teeth when you see them.
Funko and DC Comics are extrapolating this iconography onto DC Comics characters for figures released next month, and as I say... I have a hunch they're going to be pretty popular worldwide.
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