Toys of Terror #72Books/Art/Culture,Features/Interviews,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 this week comes from the people at McFarlane Toys as they bring one of THE WALKING DEAD’s dearly departed cast members to life for the very first time: T-Dog! Standing at 5-inches tall and featuring over 22 points of articulation, this figure comes with authentic in-scale replicas of T-Dog’s removable Riot Gear vest, pistol, fire poker, and industrial bolt cutters. Also sporting a stunning replication of actor Irone Singleton in the fan favorite role, you can add this original Atlanta survivor to your WALKING DEAD collection HERE.
Coming in at number two this week is the first of several entries from Bif Bang Pow! Collectibles, offering another collectible from PENNY DREADFUL: Victor Frankenstein’s sketchbook! Another in their line of Entertainment Earth Convention Exclusives, this 8-inch x 5 inch book comes with features 160 parchment colored pages with the mad doctor’s sketches watermarked throughout, all bound in a leather-like cover sporting the mad doctor’s initials. Limited to 1,500 pieces, you get yours while supplies last HERE.
Next up this week is yet another entry from Bif Bang Pow! Collectibles, featuring another Showtime terror: Dexter Morgan! Sporting a retro-style form complete with real-cloth outfit and knife accessory, this 8-inch figure brings DEXTER’s titular character to fans as a fully-articulated action figure. Coming individually carded in blister packaging, you can order this visceral vigilante HERE.
The fourth Toy of Terror for this week is from Dynamite Entertainment, who bring yet another brand-new VAMPIRELLA bust to the table! Standing at approximately 12-inches tall with a 6-inch base, each Jason Smith-sculpted statue will be individually numbered as part of a limited edition run of 199 statues. Featuring a brand new black and white variant decor, you can get this three-dimensional vampire antiheroine HERE.
Last but not least this week is also this week’s final offering from Bif Bang Pow! Collectibles: the Jason Foster figure from THE TWILIGHT ZONE! One of the several 70s-style TWILIGHT ZONE figures recently debuting from the fright figure maker, this 8-inch figure comes with multiple points of articulation and is outfitted with real fabric clothing. Pulled straight from the beloved episode “The Masks,” you can grab this limited edition creepy collectible HERE.