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Elijah Wood and Daniel Noah Hope To Reboot “Nightmare on Elm Street”

Certain horror movies have become timeless genre films with the ability to come in and out of decades discovering new and returning fans. As 2018 saw the successful return of Halloween, it was only a matter of time before a resurgence began once again and now Elijah Wood is openly expressing interest in bringing back […]

NECA Reveals Packaging for Toony Terrors Series 1

NECA Reveals Packaging for Toony Terrors Series 1

NECA has a new horror line coming, bringing the fun and terror of Saturday morning cartoons to some of the most iconic characters in horror history. This first wave of Toony Terrors as they are called features two versions of Pennywise, one from the 1990 version of IT, and one from the 2017 version. The […]


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NECA’s Newest Freddy Krueger Figure is Form New Nightmare

NECA is bringing one of my personal favorite versions of Freddy Krueger home in retro style. Their Wes Craven’s New Nightmare figure will come with two interchangeable heads, and a removable hat and trenchcoat. The figure itself is about 8 inches tall, and all the clothing is made with real fabric. It will feature multiple […]

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Talking Freddy Krueger Up For Order From Mezco Toyz

Mezco Toyz has a new MDS Scale Talking Freddy Krueger figure up for preorder. This one stands 15 inches tall, and says five phrases from the films. He is wearing his iconic striped sweater and fedora and has his trademark knife-gloved hand. He will feature 11 points of articulation. For those that want to display […]

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BC Horror: Our 8 Favorite Old VHS Covers!

One thing that we certainly miss as a society for sure is perusing the aisles at the video store. Yeah sure, streaming services have made it way easier to just search and find what you want and just click a button. It is not a substitute for turning the corner and discovering that unique VHS […]


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Robert Englund Returns as Freddy Krueger on Halloween Episode of The Goldbergs

Robert Englund has played Freddy Krueger for 34 years now, with the last time being in 2003’s Freddy Vs Jason. We were never sure we would see him don the make-up again, and thankfully, we would have been wrong. Because Freddy is back! Englund will reprise his role on this years Halloween episode of the […]

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Let’s Take a Look at the Funko Savage World Horror Icons Figures

Funko announced their new line of Savage World figures a couple months back, and I have been hyped to get them. Thundercats are nice, but my interest lies in the horror icons. I am an unabashed horror freak, and I love me some slashers. These five figures represent some of the most iconic characters horror […]

It’s Morphin’ Time! Shout! Factory TV will partner with social video platform Twitch to host Power Morphicon LIVE, a livestream from the 6th bi-annual Power Rangers fan-run convention. Fans can experience the action and excitement beginning Sunday, August 19 at 10 a.m. PT on Shout! Factory’s official Twitch channel. Hosted by Brian Ward of Shout! Factory, Power Morphicon LIVE will offer fans of the iconic series an insider’s view of the event, featuring live interviews with cast and crew from the convention floor, streamed panels, special features and other highlights from Power Morphicon 2018. The morphenomenal livestream will broadcast live from the convention floor at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA. Launched with the original hit series Mighty Morphin Power Rangers in 1993, the Power Rangers franchise quickly catapulted itself as a pop culture mainstay. Following its introduction, Power Rangers became the most-watched children’s television program in the United States and remains one of the top-rated and longest running boys live-action series in television history. The series follows the adventures of a group of ordinary teens who “morph” into superheroes and save the world from evil. It is seen in more than 150 markets, translated into numerous languages and a favorite on many key international children’s programming blocks around the world. Following the live event, the stream of Power Morphicon 2018 will be available for VOD viewing on Shout! Factory TV.

Horror Icons Go to the Savage World from Funko in September

Savage World, a new line of figures coming soon from Funko, are done in the style of Mattel’s old Masters of the Universe figures. Standing at 5.5 inches tall and muscular bodies, they feature around six points of articulation and accessories. They released Mortal Kombat figures in this style already, and now we get something […]

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Funko FunkO’s Cereal Coming This Summer!

Funko is bringing fun back to breakfast. Announced this morning, six new Funko FunkO’s brand cereals will be hitting select retailers this summer. Six themes will start off the line: their own brand with their mascot Freddy, Friday the 13th, A Nightmare on Elm Street, Lord of the Rings, Mega Man, and Cuphead. Each will […]

Toy Fair New York: The Loyal Subjects Continue Their Blind Box Dominance

One of my absolute favorite obsessions are opening up The Loyal Subjects blind box figures. Not only do they have some of my favorite properties like Power Rangers, Thundercats, and of course Masters of the Universe, they are expanding into a few other licenses that I deeply care about this year. First, they are doing […]

Toy Fair New York: Kotobukiya Continues to Impress

Kotobukiya is always one of the better booths to visit at any convention or show. Toy Fair New York was no different, as they brought out their new Spider-Man large scale statues, all four of their Defenders ArtFX statues, a number of Star Wars statues and products, and more. DC Comics is always represented and […]

NECA Debuts a Trio of Horror Figures From The Fog, Re-Animator, and a New Freddy!

NECA has revealed a trio of new horror figures ahead of this weekends New York Toy Fair. Favorites from Re-Animator‘s Herbert West to a tuxedo version of Freddy Kruger from A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 3: Dream Warriors, they continue to kill it (sorry) with their horror offerings. But the first figure down there, […]

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Freddy Krueger from Nightmare Part 2 Gets an Ultimate Figure, Thanks to NECA

Freddy Krueger has another ultimate edition figure available now from NECA. Based on his look from the second film in the series A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy’s Revenge, it is available now on NECA’s Amazon and eBay Store pages. It retails for $24.99. From the classic Nightmare on Elm street horror films, […]

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Freddy Krueger Becomes the First Talking Living Dead Doll from Mezco!

Freddy Krueger is returning to the Living Dead Doll series from Mezco Toyz — only this time he talks! The first talking Living Dead Doll, Freddy will say seven different phrases and has a $50 price tag. He will be shipping in early summer of this year and is currently up for preorder. One, two, […]

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10 Geeky Things I Want to Do Before I Die — What Are Yours?

I came up with the idea of the F*** It! List almost eight years ago, when I was going through some particularly rough treatment for cancer. For some reason, The Playbook of Awkward Attempts to Make You Feel Better seems to have a section in there that recommends your friends and family bring up the […]

Mondo Release Of The Week: Freddy’s Greatest Hits!

Mondo releases new vinyl special editions every single Wednesday. They are they ultimate edition of whatever they put out, featuring extensive liner notes, brand-new commissioned artwork, and always have a limited-edition size. The vinyl itself is usually colored or a photo disc, as well. Basically, it is like the Criterion Collection of movie soundtracks. This […]

Dead By Daylight: A Nightmare On Elm Street Is Out On Console Today

Freddy’s back, kids. Behavior Interactive announced today that Dead By Daylight‘s A Nightmare On Elm Street expansion is available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One today. Freddy Krueger is the third fully licensed character to come to the asymmetrical horror game, and he certainly won’t be the last, however, the team at Behavior will still be focusing […]

Mezco Creates Nightmare Fuel With New Line Horror Burst-A-Box

Mezco has decided to make a toy that will no doubt be popular, but would terrify me forever. Actually, just the picture of these makes me edgy. Deemed “Burst-A-Box”, these are a line of jack-in-the-box toys based around horror icons. The boxes themselves are based around the respective franchises, and feature sculpts on the pop […]