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Check Out HORRORIBLE KIDS! Garbage Pail Kids-Style Versions Of Your Favorite Horror Icons!

Earlier this week, my buddy Mike Kerr alerted me to yet another PSYCHO inspired t-shirt that I should add to my wardrobe. It was available via the Magic Marker Art website, and that’s how I stumbled upon the amazing work of Mark Pingitore, in particular his “Garbage Pail Kids” inspired series of horror icons called HORRORIBLE […]

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Board Game Fans! The MIXTAPE MASSACRE Expansion Pack “Black Masque” Is Almost Upon Us!

Horror-themed board games have been making a huge comeback as of late. And why not? Sure, playing solo games as an app on your phone may be cool, and yeah, interactive video games like the recent FRIDAY THE 13TH one make for a great immersive experience. But sometimes, you just want to get together with friends, […]

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Celebrate 30 Years of PREDATOR and Hunt Down These Collectibles!

Thirty years ago, an alien hunter messed with the wrong major and wound up exploding himself all over the jungle of Val Verde. PREDATOR debuted on June 12, 1987 and we’ve been obsessed with those heat-seeking killers ever since. The John McTiernan-helmed film stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, Shane Black, Jesse Ventura, Bill Duke, Richard Chaves and […]

Real Life Scares Toys 

Remembering “The Snacktime Kid” — The Terrifying Doll That Eats Children’s Hair

The first “hot” Christmas toy I recall from my own distant childhood is probably the Cabbage Patch Kid. Cabbage Patch Kids were launched into the world in 1982, and have been a mainstay at toy shops ever since, having produced hundreds of variants over the decades. The gimmick behind the hard-headed, soft-bodied baby dolls was […]

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The 10 Best Cinematic Living Dead Dolls

Mezco’s Living Dead Dolls continue to grow, including these brilliant and disturbing takes on film favorites. For as long as anyone can remember, kids have played with small, sometimes cuddly toy takes on humans. And since then, these playthings have offered plenty of scare potential for anyone who’s stumbled across those beady black eyes in […]

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Artwork And Miniatures Revealed For BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA: THE GAME

Last year, an act of God occurred when it was announced that John Carpenter-obsessed game designers Chris Batarlis and Boris Polonsky at Everything Epic would be joining forces with Boom! Studios and 20th Century Fox to develop a board game for BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA. Still in development, we now have visuals of the […]

Scary Fun Toys 

Transform Your Phone Into An UNDEAD ZED With This Brand New “CREEP CASE!”

I love the designs from Creep Case.com! I have the “stitches” design on my iPhone, and every time I pull it out, without fail, someone asks about it. It’s got to be the killer eye right smack in the middle! Had I to do it over again, I might’ve gone for the “rib case” version. […]

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Disturb All Your Friends With These Creepy Cups Made Of Teeth!

What is it about “teeth” that’s just so darned unsettling? Don’t agree? Come on! The most disturbing thing to come out of any horror related project last year has to be the “tooth child” from CANDLE COVE: CHANNEL ZERO. And so I was equally as mortified when a friend texted me this link to this etsy […]

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Pre-Order The MIXTAPE MASSACRE Board Game Now!

We’ve been talking about the Mixtape Massacre board game quite a bit, both here on the website and the Shock Waves podcast. The time has come! Pre-orders are now up for the next pressing of this bad-boy! The game takes place in the fictional town of Tall Oaks in 1986 where a group of infamous […]

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We Had A Terrifying “Shark Encounter” In Virtual Reality With Playstation 4 VR!

Even if you’re a casual reader of my stuff here on the site, you may have gotten wind of the fact that I’m a huge advocate of the home 3D experience. I’ve written recommendations of 3D Blu-Ray titles here, here, here, and here. For my money, it’s just a better, more satisfying experience watching 3D […]

Toys 

The 12 Coolest Horror Collectibles At Toy Fair

This past week, just about every toy company in the continental United States converged on New York City’s Jacob Javits Convention Center for Toy Fair. While the long-running event offers buyers and press the opportunity to see upcoming products, the best part of the event is showing off the cool action figures, statues and other […]

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Terror Toys: Five Horror Franchises Worthy of Their Own Action Figures

Toys. Action Figures. Collectibles. If there’s a movie or TV series with even a modicum of popularity, chances are there’s some form of plastic totem, ranging from the cute and kitschy Funko figures to the insanely articulated and intricate work from Hot Toys. But while superhero franchises and sci-fi blockbusters take up a sizable chunk of real estate at […]

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide For That Spooky Someone

Valentine’s Day is sometimes tough for the male humans out there carrying a bleeding heart because hunting down the perfect gift for that spooky someone can be a nightmare. You want to get her something that says “be mine”… or “please don’t give me the hose again.” Unfortunately, you won’t find anything that makes that […]