Get Prepped at Cool! Merch for May's Releases

Get Prepped at Cool! Merch for May's Releases

With a slew of exciting releases dropping this month, it's time to gear up and get ready for some epic entertainment! Whether you're into film, TV, anime, music, or video games, we've put together a list of merch for May 2024's pop culture calendar 🗓️

So, let’s break out our planners, take note of the hottest releases of the month, and mark the must-have products to go along with them.

4th May 2024, on Disney+

Stream Release: Tales of The Empire 

Get ready to dive into the heart of the Empire with "Star Wars: Tales of the Empire" hitting Disney+ on May 4, 2024. This six-part animated anthology delves deep into untold stories featuring Nightsister Morgan Elsbeth and former Jedi Barriss Offee. Discover how Elsbeth plots her path of vengeance within the expanding Imperial world while Offee navigates a rapidly changing galaxy. If you're a fan of the Star Wars universe, this is a must-watch event that promises to fill out these characters and their worlds.

Prep for the anthology with the Star Wars-themed Monopoly set, and gather your friends for a galactic game night. Want to rep Star Wars in all it's glory? Show your allegiance to the iconic characters with our character poster t-shirts. Or browse all of our Star Wars merchandise - whether you choose the dark side or the light side of the force.


4th May 2024, on Netflix

Stream Release: Jurassic World: Chaos Theory

Set six years after the events at Camp Cretaceous, this series follows 'The Nublar Six' as they navigate a world filled with dinosaurs and danger. Join them on a global quest as they uncover a conspiracy that threatens both dinosaur and humankind alike. For fans of the Jurassic Park franchise, this is an exciting continuation of the beloved story.

We say the best way to return to the Dino-Park is with this comprehensive Welcome Kit featuring exclusive merchandise. It includes a badge collection, Jurassic Park Logo pin, Night Vision Goggles manual, map & more! Want to wear your love for JP instead? Shop the Park Ranger baseball cap - the perfect cover for stealing Dino-DNA on the down low. There are also tees and hoodies to match!


12th May 2024, on Crunchyroll

Anime Release: Demon Slayer S4

Gear up for the highly anticipated "Demon Slayer Season 4" premiering on Crunchyroll on May 12, 2024. As Tanjiro and his friends prepare for their encounter with Muzan Kibutsuji, dive deeper into the Hashira Training arc, set to be the most important storyline yet. Experience the thrill of the Demon Slayer world on the big screen with a special compilation film leading into the new season.

Add Tanjiro Kamado to your Funko Pop! collection with this exclusive figure inspired by the Hinokami Kagura Dance. And there's plenty more figures where that came from - SEGA, Banpresto, Ultimate Legends... the list goes on. Or you could settle down to watch (and rewatch) the show, enjoying your favourite beverage in this Demon Slayer-themed shaped mug.


17th May 2024, in cinemas

Film Release: The Strangers Chapter 1

"The Strangers: Chapter 1" hits cinemas on May 17, 2024. Director Renny Harlin revamps the classic home invasion genre with not just one movie, but an entire trilogy. Dive into a world of mystery and terror as Lionsgate explores the enigmatic killers across three full movies. Experience the thrill firsthand as new footage from "The Strangers: Chapter 1" is unveiled at CinemaCon, promising an unforgettable ride for horror fans.

While we don't stock merchandise from the original Strangers film, starring Liv Tyler and Scott Speedman, or the latest offering, we have a glorious range of horror merch. From latex horror masks and Living Dead Dolls to clothing, homeware, and replicas. There's plenty to get your 'gooses bumped.' Just in time for the cinema release...


17th May 2024

Music Release: Billie Eilish, Hit Me Hard & Soft

Billie Eilish's third studio album, "Hit Me Hard And Soft," releases on May 17, 2024. With her brother FINNEAS by her side, Eilish delivers a diverse collection of songs that, as we've come to expect, push boundaries and defy trends. From hard-hitting tracks to softer melodies, this album promises to captivate listeners from start to finish. We know we can't wait!

We're always fully stocked with Billie merch. Make a bold statement with a neon green logo ringer t-shirt or a grey sweatshirt, featuring a neon silhouette design. Or add a collector's item to your music collection with the Barbie Soundtrack Limited Edition Yellow Single 7" Vinyl - What Was I Made For?


22nd May 2024, in cinemas 

Film Release: Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire

"Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire," is hitting cinemas on May 22, 2024. Join the Spengler family as they reunite with the original Ghostbusters in the iconic New York City firehouse. As they embark on a mission to save the world from a second Ice Age, Ghostbusters old and new must join forces to battle an ancient evil force unleashed by the discovery of a mysterious artefact. Get ready for thrills, chills, and plenty of ghost-busting action in this exciting instalment of the Ghostbusters franchise.

Want to get in the ghost-busting mood? Bring home a piece of cinematic history with this scale replica diecast model of the legendary ECTO-1 from Ghostbusters. Show your love for the OG Ghostbusters with this classic logo t-shirt. Or add a touch of cuteness to your collection with this Mini Puft Funko Pop!


 23rd May 2024

Tour Date: Five Finger Death Punch concert (OVO Arena, London)

Get ready to rock out with Five Finger Death Punch at their explosive concert at OVO Arena in London on May 23, 2024. Known for their electrifying performances and powerhouse vocals, Five Finger Death Punch promises an unforgettable night of music and mayhem. Joining them on stage are special guests Ice Nine Kills, guaranteeing a night of non-stop energy and adrenaline-pumping tunes. Don't miss your chance to experience the raw power of Five Finger Death Punch live in concert.

Commemorate the F8 World Tour with the long sleeve t-shirt featuring the 'F8 World Tour 2020' design motif complete with bold arm detailing. Or add some attitude at home with the F*ck Pop Coaster, featuring the iconic Five Finger Death Punch logo.


31st May 2024, in select cinemas

Film/Anime Release: Haikyuu The Dumpster Battle 

Get ready for the ultimate showdown on the volleyball court with "Haikyuu: The Dumpster Battle" hitting select cinemas on May 31, 2024. Join Hinata, Kageyama, and the rest of the Karasuno High volleyball team as they face off against their rival Nekoma High in a high-stakes match. 

Show your team spirit with the stylish 'Teamshot' t-shirt featuring your favourite characters from Haikyuu. Or add the stoic Kei Tsukishima to your Funko Pop! collection with this figure, to complete the team line-up!

With our curated selection of merch, you'll be fully prepared to immerse yourself in the excitement of this month's big releases. From Disney magic to post-apocalyptic adventures, there's something for everyone to enjoy. So grab your favourite merch, cosy up on the couch, and get ready for May's pop-culture calendar!

More importantly, what are you most excited for? Let us know!
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