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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 entry from the good folks at McFarlane Toyz, featuring their latest THE WALKING DEAD statue! Measuring in at 10-inches tall and 14-inches wide, this resin statue features Daryl Dixon on his signature motorcycle and a unique design from Todd McFarlane himself. With an interchangeable alternate head and a certificate of authenticity, you can pre-order this wicked replica HERE.
Next up this week is a statue from NECA, who offer their terrifying twist on Freddy Kreuger from A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET PART II! At 18-inches tall, this figure is the first time the FREDDY’S REVENGE Krueger has been available in 1:4 scale, and 25 points of articulation. Complete with interchangeable hands and heads, you can pre-order this freaky figure HERE.
Coming in at number three is a massive bust from Tweeterhead: THE MUNSTERS’ Grandpa Munster statue! Crafted at 1:6 scale and featuring pin-up “Playghoul” art from by Olivia de Berardinas, this hand-painted figure is limited to only 113 pieces and measures about 12-inches tall! Hitting customers in 2017, you can pre-order this sinister statue HERE.
Our fourth Toy of Terror this week comes from the people at Trick or Treat Studios as they bring a screen-accurate Evil Ash mask from EVIL DEAD II! Sculpted by Russ Lukich, this mask comes officially licensed from Studio Canal and was developed from countless screencaps from EVIL DEAD II! For those intent on taking their Halloween to the next level, you can order this petrifying plaything HERE.
Last but not least is another horrific offering from the team over at Pop Culture Shock, as they offer up the definitive version of Darkness from LEGEND! Standing at nearly 39 inches tall, this limited 1:3 scale figure offers a highly-detailed replica of Tim Curry’s as the iconic cinematic villain. Limited to only 150 pieces, these eerie offerings are currently sold out through PCS’s website, so creepy collectors will have to hunt them down for themselves.