Ken W. Hanley is the Managing Web Editor for FANGORIA and STARLOG, as well as the former Web Editor for Diabolique Magazine and a contributing writer to YouWonCannes.com. He’s a graduate from Montclair State University, where he received an award for Excellence in Screenwriting. He’s currently working on screenplays, his debut novel “THE I IN EVIL”, and various other projects, and can be followed on Twitter: @movieguyiguess.
Toys of Terror #120Books/Art/Culture,Fearful Features,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 entry from the good folks at Threezero, offering an impressive Merle figure from THE WALKING DEAD! Standing at 12-inches tall, this 1:6 scale figure comes with tailored clothing and the licensed likenesses of actor Michael Rooker! Featuring character-appropriate accessories, you can grab this creepy collectible HERE.
Next up this week is another offering for TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE fans, offering up the new “Premium Format” edition of Gunnar Hanson’s Leatherface! From Sideshow Collectibles, this sordid statue stands at 29-inches tall and each include Leatherface’s hammer as well! Limited to only 1000 pieces worldwide, you can pick up this excellent variant HERE.
Coming in at number three is a highly-anticipated offering from Toy Vault: the MY FIRST CTHULHU PLUSH DOLL! Standing at 10-inches tall, this plush figure is crafted from baby-friendly fabrics and is safety-checked! For family friendly fright fans out there, you can order this gruesome gift HERE.
Our fourth Toy of Terror this week comes from the people at Trick or Treat Studios as they bring a EVIL DEAD 2 fan favorite to life with a newly-minted Pee Wee mask! Sculpted by Pete Infelise, this macabre mask was crafted from countless screen shots and is officially licensed by Studio Canal! For those intent on taking their Halloween to the next level, you can order this petrifying plaything HERE.
Last but not least is an exciting new release from Star Ace Toys Ltd., with a new sculpt of Christopher Lee as Count Dracula! Standing almost 12-inches tall, this SCARS OF DRACULA figure comes with over 30 points of articulation, interchangeable hands and heads, and a real cloth costume! With the official, authentic likeness of Lee in the character, you can order this sinister statue HERE.