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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 Toys, featuring their latest WALKING DEAD figure: “Army Dress Blues” Abraham from Season Six! Measuring in at 7-inches tall, this collectible features the licensed likeness of actor Michael Cudlitz, fully articulated and with appropriate weapon accessories. Perfect for WALKING DEAD completists, you can pre-order this wicked replica HERE.
Next up this week is a statue from NECA who offer their series 9 action figure batch from ALIENS! With 7-inch replicas of Private Vasquez and Private Frost as well as a 9-inch “Albino Alien” from the original screenplay and concept art of ALIENS, this 30th Anniversary set comes with collectible clamshell packaging! Fully articulated and complete with appropriate decor/accessories, you can pre-order these freaky figures HERE.
Coming in at number three is another awesome offering from NECA: Chop Top from THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE PART 2! Standing at 8-inches tall, this screen-accurate figure features the correct film accessories and comes fully articulated for maximum poseability! With real tailored fabric clothing, you can pre-order this creepy collectible HERE.
Our fourth Toy of Terror this week comes from the people at Trick or Treat Studios as they bring a full-sized Stripe puppet from GREMLINS! With the actual Stripe puppet used as reference, this puppet was crafted by Russ Lukich and was officially licensed from Warner Brothers! With accurate dimensions, hair and details, you can pre-order this petrifying plaything HERE.
Last but not least is an eerie addition from the team over at Hollywood Collectibles, as they offer up the definitive replica of Executioner Majini from RESIDENT EVIL! Standing at 24-inches tall and 25-inches long, this incredible collectible is marvelously detailed, constructed from heavyweight polystone and hand-painted! With only 500 of these bad boys being produced, you can pre-order this sinister statue HERE.