Toys of Terror #53Books/Art/Culture,Game and Toy Reviews,News Ken W. Hanley
Welcome to TOYS OF TERROR, Fango’s weekly feature exhibiting the coolest horror accessories across the web. Whether you’re a collector, connoisseur or simply making your love of horror a family affair, these petrifying playthings are likely to impress even the most heartless horror fan. So if you’re searching for a ghoulish gift, look no further…
Our first Toy of Terror comes from Moebius Models, and is something that will truly terrifying die-hard DRACULA fans: a ⅛ scale sculpt of Bela Lugosi as DRACULA in his original Broadway run! Standing over 13 inches tall, this Lugosi replica comes with a stage-accurate base as well as an optional column and female victim for display! Best of all, this Dracula won’t look to break the bank as you can get it for $49.99 here.
The second Toy of Terror this week will be the crown jewel for any Corman collector, as we put the spotlight on Executive Replicas’ bust 3:4 bust of the titular character of AIP’s THE SHE-CREATURE. Sculpted by Steve West and painted by Steve Riojas, this fully licensed big-head bust brings the prehistoric humanoid to life in this 125-piece limited edition, hand-numbered release. Measuring in at 16 inches from base to top, you can pick up this bad girl for $249.99 here.
Next up is something special for fans of one of the goriest video game series out there: Gaming Heads’ GOD OF WAR statuette! Limited to 1250 pieces worldwide, this 29-inch replica of Kratos comes individually hand-numbered, complete with deluxe full color packaging and certificate of authenticity. However, this figure is for horror high-rollers only, coming in at $529.99 (or a monthly payment plan of $65.81) here.
Coming in at number four this week is another entry in the Toys of Terror canon for Funko POP! as we feature their figure of the Tattler Twins from AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW! Based on the character portrayed by Sarah Paulson in her Chainsaw Award nominated role, this Pop! figure stands at 3 and ¾-inches tall and comes in Funko’straditional window display box. Shipping in July, you can pre-order this Funko frightener for $9.99 here.
Last but not least, Toys of Terror features the latest addition from the folks over at Distinctive Dummies: a 1/9 scale Cesare figure from THE CABINET OF DR. CALIGARI! Standing at 8-inches tall, this limited-edition sculpt from Gab Facchinei comes hand-painted by Richard Gifford with custom handmade clothing as well. You can pre-order this silver screen scaremaster for $80.00 (inclusive of worldwide shipping) here.