Toys of Terror #79Books/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 is an offering from Culturenik, highlighting a memorable GREMLINS mug! This 11 oz. mug is made of porcelain and adorns the “flashing” gremlin from Joe Dante’s holiday horror classic. For more information and pricing on this bad boy, you can find the macabre mug here HERE.
Coming in at number two this week is the latest from McFarlane Toys, who offer a stunning replica of Jon Bernthal as Shane Walsh from THE WALKING DEAD! Standing at 5-inches tall, this figure features the licensed likeness of Bernthal in the first truly antagonistic role in THE WALKING DEAD. For more information and pricing, WALKING DEAD die-hards can find this creepy collectible HERE.
Next up is an eerie entry from the gang over at Hiya Toys, who offer a “Spitter” figure from the ALIENS: COLONIAL MARINES video game! Featuring a new, game-accurate design, this 4-inch figure comes with a miniature egg, facehugger and interchangeable hands. For more information and pricing, you can pre-order this frightening item HERE.
Our fourth Toy of Terror this week is an entry from Distinctive Dummies, offering a fantastic figure of The Monster from FRANKENSTEIN’S DAUGHTER! Measuring in at 8-inches tall and individually hand-painted, this replica offers real fabric clothing and a Joe Hope sculpt. Limited to only 60 figures, you can get this terrifying toy HERE.
Last but not least this week is an entry from Sideshow Collectibles, featuring the latest from their COURT OF THE DEAD series! Standing at 30-inches tall, this Demithyle figure sports a brand new Tom Gilliland design as well as a “Faction of Bone” base. A collectible for any Gothic horror fan, you can add this eerie figure to your chilling collection HERE.