Toys of Terror #85Books/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 Mondo, featuring the perfect accessory for HELLBOY completists: the 1:6 scale Baby Hellboy figure! Measuring at 4-inches tall, this unique anti-hero figure offers 6-points of articulation and was co-designed by HELLBOY writer/artist Mike Mignola. Aiming for a September 2016 release date, you can pre-order this infantile HELLBOY HERE.
Coming in at number two is from the good folks at Bif Bang Pow! Collectibles: the exclusive collector’s edition Vanessa Ives figure from PENNY DREADFUL! One of the several PENNY DREADFUL figures premiered at Entertainment Earth as a part of their San Diego Comic Con exclusives, this 8-inch figure comes with multiple points of articulation, series-true fabric clothing and a Mego-style retro design. Limited to 1,400 pieces, you can order this creepy collectible HERE.
Next up this week is a collectible from Sideshow Collectibles, who offer their specific spin on Ashley J. Williams from EVIL DEAD II! Standing at 12-inches tall, this Sixth Scale figure offers a detailed, approved replica of Bruce Campbell in one of his most iconic roles, complete with shotgun, chainsaw, Henrietta’s severed hand, Necronomicon and possessed hand accessories. With multiple points of articulation and four interchangeable hands for optimum posing, you can pick up this frightening figure HERE.
Our fourth Toy of Terror this week comes from the people at McFarlane Toys as they bring another THE WALKING DEAD building set from Season 5! Offering 99-pieces in total, this set includes a miniature version of Michonne (and her trusty samurai sword) and features a visage sporting the now-iconic “Wolves Not Far” graffiti. Perfect for WALKING DEAD die-hards and construction set collectors, this disturbing D.I.Y. offering can be yours HERE.
Last but not least is another trusted release from the gang over at Diamond Select Toys, who offer series 2 in their GHOSTBUSTERS action figures! Sculpted by Gentle Giant Studios, this 3-pack of Peter Venkman, Egon Spengler and Dana Barrett as Zull stand at 7-inches tall and features 16-points of articulation. With display-ready packaging and section of the rooftop temple diorama (which completes by owning all 5 series), you can pick up these highly anticipated horror toys HERE.