Toys of Terror #64Books/Art/Culture,Features/Interviews,News Ken W. Hanley No Comment
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 the fine folks over at Sideshow Collectibles, coming out with perhaps the definitive Jason Voorhees bust with their premium format FRIDAY THE 13TH PART III figure! Holding his blood-soaked machete, this 22-and-1/2-inch tall Jason hunches over a base decorated with effigies of his most recent victims. Additional swap-out display options include an unmasked portrait of the deformed maniac and an additional hand with his wicked harpoon gun, and you can get this statue for $469.99 (or a payment plan of $52.87 a month) here.
Our next Toy of Terror this week is the cheapest of the bunch this week, and adds another column to the impressive track record of Funko’s POP! toy line with their take on THE WOLFMAN! Standing at 3 and ¾-inches tall, this vinyl figures faithfully recreates the classic creature via Funko POP!’s traditional design. Coming in at a cheap $9.99, you can unleash this Universal Monster in your collection here.
Coming in at number three this week is a new entry from Mezco Toyz, as we feature the Stylized Rotocast Chucky figure! Featuring 7 points of articulation and a knife accessory, this 6-inch figure comes with a collector-friendly window box as well as a highly detailed and to-scale visage. Whether you’re a Chucky completist or a die-hard CHILD’S PLAY fan, you can get this collection for $17.99 here.
The fourth Toy of Terror for this week is the first entry in this column from Dynamite Entertainment, who bring a brand-new VAMPIRELLA bust to the table! Standing at approximately 12-inches tall with a 6-inch base, each statue will be individually numbered as part of a limited edition run of 1,969 statues. Hand-painted on cold-cast porcelain, you can get this gruesome girl for $189.99 here.
Last but not least this week is a fun frightener from the folks at Morbid Enterprises, who are introducing the Freddy Krueger lawn gnome! This plastic NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET replica stands at 15-inches tall and offers the iconic Freddy design but via the standard lawn gnome model. So whether you’re a Freddy fanatic or if you really want to keep kids off of your lawn, you can grab this gnome for $22.99 here.