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EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK AT WOLFCOP: THE ACTION FIGURE!

on April 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

With WOLFCOP making the rounds on the convention circuit (including our very own Festival of Fear Vancouver this weekend ), it seems only fitting to give you the heads-up on a wicked-cool side project: An Indiegogo campaign has been started to get a WolfCop action figures in your grubby little mitts!

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NEW CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST PRINT

on March 31, 2014 | Leave a comment

Grey Matter and Grindhouse Releasing team up to bring you this gorgeous print for CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST!

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RARE CZECH POSTER OF JAPANESE MONSTER MOVIE ON SALE

on March 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Hey collectors! Take a look at this rare Czech 1973 poster for MONSTER FROM A PREHISTORIC PLANET

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Cryptic Collectibles: Super7 & Funko’s ALIEN “ReAction” Figures!

on March 25, 2014 | Leave a comment

A little over a year ago, I posted a piece here about an upcoming set of retro-styled Alien-themed action figures. Now, while Ridley Scott’s classic 1979 film has spawned numerous figures and other collectibles through the years, what made these particular items noteworthy is that they were based upon prototypes created by iconic toy manufacturer Kenner in 1979 for a proposed Alien toy line that was never produced.

Well, these “lost toys” have now since been released, and they are pretty darn fantastic.

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NEW ZOMBIE MUG

on March 4, 2014 | Leave a comment

Tired of people stealing your coffee mug at the office? ThinkGeek might just have the solution for you.

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NEW SHINING T-SHIRT FEATURES GRADY TWINS

on February 26, 2014 | Leave a comment

At Rue Morgue Manor, we’ve seen our fair share of horror tees, but Liz Deagan Designs has created something really special with this simple-yet-artsy T-shirt, featuring those adorably doomed moppets of The Overlook, The Grady Twins.

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TAROT IN THE LAND OF OZ

on February 26, 2014 | Leave a comment

The Wonderful World of Oz has appeared in many forms and adaptations since it first appeared in 1900. Now, as part of a new Kickstarter campaign, it makes its first leap into the honest-to-goodness world of the occult.

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Cryptic Collectibles: Full Moon’s PUPPET MASTER Bobblehead Figures!

on February 10, 2014 | Leave a comment

First introduced to audiences in the 1989 direct-to-video hit Puppet Master, the film’s living, lethal marionettes – which includes the knife and hook-handed Blade, the drill for a head Tunneler, the poisonous leech-vomiting Leech Woman, super-strong Pinhead and Jester – have been featured in a multitude of sequels and also turned into action figures and other collectibles over the years.

Now, fans of the diminutive but deadly puppets can pick up some new Puppet Master collectibles, including bobblehead figures, plush dolls, statues, limited-edition full-sized replica dolls and more, courtesy of the merchandise division of Charles Band’s Full Moon Features.

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Cryptic Collectibles: General Mills Monsters Cereals Retro Packaging Now Available!

on October 7, 2013 | 8 Comments

In this month’s issue of Rue Morgue, there’s a piece by yours truly on the resurrection of General Mills’ two long deceased Monster Cereals: Frute Brute and Fruity Yummy Mummy.  In addition to the products’ reintroduction to the marketplace, fans can also pick up all five Monster Cereals – which of course also include Count Chocula, Franken Berry and Boo Berry – in both contemporary and retro-styled packaging.

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Cryptic Collectibles: New Hammer Horror Figures Released!

on February 19, 2013 | Leave a comment

If you’re a Hammer Horror fan, you’ll definitely want to take a look at a new series of custom-made collectible figures that are just being made available for sale. The figures – which are produced by an independent company named Distinctive Dummies – are part of a line dubbed “Mego Style,” and are made in the vein of 8-inch tall figures released by iconic toymaker Mego during the 1970s and early ’80s.

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