Toys of Terror #80Books/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 Hollywood Collectibles, and features a creepy statue for RESIDENT EVIL collectors: a 1:6 scale Zombified Raccoon City Cop! Standing at 13-inches tall, this highly-detailed, hand-painted statue of this undead authority is made out of heavyweight polystone and comes complete with a screen-accurate bloody decor. Limited to only 500 pieces worldwide, you can add this bad boy to your collection HERE.
Coming in at number two this week is the latest from NECA, who offer a 1:4 scale, screen-accurate take of the original “Jungle Hunter” PREDATOR! Standing at 19-inches tall, these figures feature 20 points of articulation as well as glowing LED targeting system and wrist computer. With a mesh bodysuit netting, a removable backpack, trophy skulls, and a necklace, you can pre-order this freaky figure HERE.
Next up is a set that will definitely please fans of WALKING DEAD’s resident lawman, Rick Grimes: the Season One Hospital Construction Set! This 112-piece building set comes with a miniature Rick (in his hospital gown) and the iconic chained hospital doors from the pilot episode of THE WALKING DEAD. For those who want their brick building toys with a bit more oomph, you can pick up this set HERE.
Following that Toy of Terror is another entry from the folks at Diamond Selects, offering the big bad of their NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS line of figures: “Pumpkin King” Jack Skellington! Standing at 16-inches tall, this painstakingly detailed figure comes fully articulated to its cinematic counterpart and also features a Coffin display case! Limited to 1,993 pieces, this variant Skellington figure can complete any Burton fan’s creepy collection HERE.
The final Toy of Terror this week is yet another great Funko POP! miniature, who offer their eerie and adorable spin on the Little Sister from BIOSHOCK! Made of vinyl and standing at 3-and-3/4-inches tall, this POP! figure offers this creepy character with her Adam Syringe and unforgettable visage. So whether you’re a BIOSHOCK completist or a POP! die-hard, you can pick up this chilling collectible HERE.