Toys of Terror #96Books/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 an entry from the good folks at Sd Toys, featuring their stylized Cthulhu figure! Measuring in at 7-inches tall, this fright figure comes with a brand new PVC visage as well as a custom display base. For fans of the most notorious Lovecraftian creature out there, you can pre-order this freaky figure HERE.
Next up this week is a statue from Sideshow Collectibles, who offer a jaw-dropping PREDATOR 2 bust from CoolProps! At slightly under 26-inches tall, this limited edition life-sized sculpt features a screen-accurate color pattern, dreadlocks modeled from painstakingly restored dread rings and detailing from the original Stan Winston Studios prop to create the most realistic PREDATOR franchise collectible to date. A phenomenal endeavor of craftsmanship, you can order this eerie offering HERE.
Coming in at number three is another highly-anticipated offering from NECA: the NEW NIGHTMARE edition of Freddy Kreuger! Standing at 7-inches tall, this figure features 25 points of articulation as well as a removable hat and alternate “Demon”-styled head! For those building their Krueger collection, you can pre-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 victim mask from THE DEVIL’S REJECTS! Sculpted by Justin Mabry, this mask comes officially licensed from Rob Zombie and was developed from countless screenshots and behind the scenes photos to provide the most accurate sculpt possible. For those intent on taking their Halloween to next-level fucked up territory, you can pre-order this petrifying plaything HERE.
Last but not least is a horrific offering from the team over at Cultzilla, who present a giallo-themed set of playing cards. Featuring a unique yellow decor, this collectible card deck comes adorning the posters, directors, stars and trademark weapons iconic to the stylish subgenre of Italian horror. Perfect for a petrifying poker night, you can pre-order up this creepy collectible HERE.