Welcome to Wrestling Figure News’ first Rumor Roundup. Keep in mind that rumors are just that — rumors. Just like WWE booking, plans change. With the disclaimers out of the way, turn away now if you don’t want to see potential spoilers.
Here we go.
AEW Unrivaled Series 3, WWE Royal Rumble Elite Wave Found at Retail
It’s a new year and new wrestling figures are starting to show up at retail stores. So, not really rumors, but some big figure findings to start 2021.
Twitter user Bobby Hawkins struck gold on a recent figure hunt, picking up a complete set of AEW Unrivaled Series 3 –the Young Bucks, Darby Allin, Orange Cassidy, Riho and Pac — which he said were found in North Carolina.
Hawkins also offered photographic proof of his hauls.
Congrats to Hawkins on his big scores.
Meanwhile, the next wave of WWE Elite Royal Rumble figures — the Ultimate Warrior, Stone Cold Steve Austin, Titus O’Neil and Umaga — have been found at a Target in Alabama.
According to active eBay listings, they’ve also shown up in Florida, Mississippi and Minnesota.
Here’s another look at the four figure set.
Rumored WWE Elite, Ultimate Edition and Basic Figures
Finally, Instagram user Unstable1047 is teasing upcoming Elites and Ultimate Edition figures.
According to Unstable1047, who gets these right a majority of the time, future Elites include:
- Sgt. Slaughter
- Matt Riddle
- Seth Rollins
- Braun Strowman
- Apollo Crews
- Tommaso Ciampa
- The Undertaker
- Drew McIntyre
- Roman Reigns
- John Cena
- Becky Lynch
- A chase figure of Carmella
Additionally, Unstable1047 says Hulk Hogan is being earmarked for another Ultimate Edition figure.
Unstable1047 also shared possible future basic series action figures that are on the way, including first-time-in-the-line chase figures of Chelsea Green and Jake Atlas, as well as regular series releases of Kyle O’Reilly, Rey Mysterio, Charlotte, Roman Reigns and Andrade.
Just a reminder, plans could change. So keep that in mind. And give Unstable1047 a follow as he gets a lot of the inside info.