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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 Sideshow Collectibles, featuring the T-800 Endoskeleton bust from THE TERMINATOR! Measuring in at over 20-inches tall, this replica is made up of over 100 pieces, crafted from polystone and premium grade ABS plastic elements. A terrific addition for TERMINATOR die-hards, you can grab this scary statue HERE.
Next up this week is another offering for THE WALKING DEAD fans, offering up another Army Dress Blues edition of Abraham Ford! From McFarlane Toys, this figure features the approved likeness of Michael Cudlitz in his season five outfit! Complete with his army-grade grenade launcher, you can pick up this excellent variant HERE.
Coming in at number three is a highly-anticipated offering from Usaopoly: the ALIENS VS. PREDATOR edition of CLUE! Appropriate for players 8 and up, this version of CLUE offers up characters from the ALIENS VS. PREDATOR franchise to help find out who brought down the Queen Xenomorph. Perfect for board game enthusiasts, you can order this terrifying toy HERE.
Our fourth Toy of Terror this week comes from the people at Trick or Treat Studios as they bring a screen-accurate “Sam” sack mask from TRICK ‘R TREAT! Sculpted by Bruce Spaulding Fuller, this mask comes officially licensed from Legendary and was referenced from the actual screen-used mask. For those intent on taking their Halloween to the next level, you can pre-order this petrifying plaything HERE.
Last but not least is an exciting new venture from Action Toys, as they offer up an astounding 1:4 Scale PREDATOR 2 figure! Standing at 20-inches tall, this massive creature figure comes with LED light-up effects, stunning details, and over 25 points of articulation! Complete with accessories such as throwing discs, interchangeable hands, and collapsed spear, you can pre-order this bad boy HERE.