Toys of Terror #84Books/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…
Starting off this week’s column is an entry from Sideshow Collectibles, and features their first bust of the Jusef Sardu (a/k/a The Master) from THE STRAIN! Standing at 16-inches tall, this statue is a collaboration of Sideshow and Insight Collectibles, offering a screen-accurate fifth scale figure referenced from Guillermo del Toro’s personal files. Featuring two interchangeable heads (one with stinger out in “attack mode”, you can grab this costly creep HERE.
Our second entry for Toys of Terror is an impressive entry from Rubies presenting a Deluxe Latex Jason Voorhees Mask from FREDDY VS. JASON! Disturbingly detailed, this recreation of the horror icon’s visage comes with a removable, screen-accurate plastic hockey mask, making this an even more valuable collectible. The perfect accessory for the end-all, be-all Jason outfit and FRIDAY THE 13TH collectors, you can pick up macabre mask HERE.
Next up is a collectible from Funko’s POP! Series, who offer their eerie and adorable spin on Angel from BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER! Made of vinyl and standing at 3-and-3/4-inches tall, this POP! figure brings BUFFY die-hards and Funko-friendly collectors together with this fair figure. So whether you’re a completist or a POP! fanatic you can pick up this fan favorite HERE.
Our fourth Toy of Terror this week is an entry from Bif Bang Pow! Collectibles, offering a chilling collectible from THE TWILIGHT ZONE: The Red Devil Mystic Seer Replica! Limited to 600 pieces, this authentic, functioning replica of the macabre machine from Richard Matheson’s “Nick of Time” episode is detailed to full screen accuracy. Crafted out of polystone and steel, you can get yours while supplies last HERE.
Last but not least this week is yet another entry from Sideshow Collectibles, and features the latest bust from their original COURT OF THE DEAD series: The Great Osteomancer! Standing at 26-inches tall, this statue is crafted from Amilcar Fong’s original design and is composed of high-quality polystone, PVC and metal. Creepy, massive and guaranteed to impress, you can pre-order this petrifying statue HERE.