Toys of Terror #83Books/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 a new entry from Diamond Select Toys, as we feature the 2016 X-FILES Mulder and Scully figures! Standing at 7-inches tall each, this replicas sport up to 16 points of articulation and character-specific accessories. While these paranormal investigators are not yet up for pre-order, you can keep an eye out for an official sales announcement in 2016.
Coming in at number two this week is the latest from McFarlane Toys, who offer a resin statue of Negan from THE WALKING DEAD! Standing at 17-inches tall, this hand-painted figure features magnetic pieces for easy assembly. With a 360-degree rotating base, alternate hand with walker head attachment, you can grab this gory replica HERE.
Next up this week is a collectible from the Funko POP! Series, who offer their unique take on a Feral Ghoul from the FALLOUT video game series! Made of vinyl and standing at 3-and-¾-inches tall, this POP! figure gives horror hounds a three-dimensional look at the monstrous mutant characters. So whether you’re a Funko fanatic or a FALLOUT fiend, you can pick up this figure HERE.
Our fourth Toy of Terror this week comes from the people at Gentle Giant as they bring a gold-plated Xenomorph in a massive limited edition ALIEN collectible! Standing at 24-inches tall and featuring mechanically-activated jaws, this statue features a vac-metal gold finish. Limited to only 79 pieces, this terrifying toy can make your ALIEN collection stand-out while supplies last HERE.
Last but not least is an entry from Sd Toys, and features H.P. Lovecraft’s most chilling creation, Cthulu! Fashioned as a fright fan’s favorite stress toy, this rubber replica of the mythical monster is guaranteed to help alleviate the frustration of any horror hound. Whether as a gift or your own macabre tool for anger management, you can pick up this petrifying collectible HERE.