Was your New Year’s resolution to re-design your crypt?

January 11th, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

It’s not always easy to keep a New Year’s resolution, especially if your proposed commitment requires you to drastically change your habits or lifestyle. However, for those of you who made the feasible promise of change to your home, rather than yourself, perhaps we can help you uphold your 2019 resolution with a few additions […]

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These 4 frightening horror films can be expected on the big screen this year

January 4th, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

While there are many horror-ific things that our souls anticipate as we cross over into the realm of a new year, long-awaited horror films that are expected to hit the big screen are of the utmost importance for those who are in tune with their otherworldly nature. So, let’s take a spell-binding journey into the […]

Four of the worst horror movie sequels of all time

December 28th, 2018 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Whether you’re a horror film lover who indulges in the bloodcurdling nature of horror movies year-round or you simply binge-watch to your heart’s content for the entire month of October, there’s no doubt that everyone has their opinions when it comes to the most gruesomely awesome tales and the ones that are just plain boo. […]

Darkest day of the year must-haves

December 21st, 2018 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Horror aficionados everywhere it’s time to get positively thrilled, because today marks the winter solstice, which means it’s the darkest day of the year. You probably see daylight as something that’s too drab and boring, with vibrant illumination spreading rays of sunshine on otherwise spooky and alarming objects. However, if you relish the sudden slip […]

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The dark history of Christmas tradition

December 14th, 2018 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Christmas can mean something very different for everyone. For some, it marks the birth of baby Jesus, for others, it’s all about Santa, elves making toys and presents nestled under a decorated tree, but there is also a more sinister side that many people don’t know about the cheerful caroling, holly jolly season. In fact, […]

How did The Nightmare Before Christmas become a dual seasonal classic?

December 7th, 2018 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

There’s no questioning that devote fans probably watch the vintage film for both festive seasons — Halloween and Christmas — but how has this lively animation managed to steal our hearts and fill them with a dash of ghoulish glee and pinch of Christmas cheer? Well, there are a lot of eerie-sistable factors to consider […]

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Christmas gift ideas for the horror lovers on your shopping list

November 30th, 2018 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Are you yeti for Christmas yet? Well, the holiday season has the potential to be as dreadfully awesome as All Hallows Eve. Start by shaking things up, decking the halls of your crypt and embellishing your horror-ific personality by releasing the ghost of Christmas presents upon your loved ones. That being said, Santa most likely […]

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A brief history of zombies

November 23rd, 2018 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Zombies are on the rise in pop culture with everything from insanely, surreal motion pictures to graphic video games, page-turning novels and even high-grossing TV series. There’s no questioning societies dead-ication to these bloodthirsty flesh eaters, but the real question is, where did the idea for the cannibalistic outbreak come from? Let’s take a dive […]

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Rainy evenings call for horror movie binge-watching

November 16th, 2018 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

You can hear the rain water cascading against your roof shingles. Glancing between the curtains, a gust of wind lifts the maroon-hued leaves off the ground like an acrobat awkwardly lifting their partner during some sort of freak sideshow and all while the skeleton-like tree branches tap, tap, tap against your mirror-like window on a […]

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A behind the scenes look at the Saw movie franchise

November 9th, 2018 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Horror lovers everywhere have latched onto the thrilling escapades of the Saw movie franchise, which reveal the motives of the infamous Jigsaw killer. Perhaps this set of films have developed an overwhelming popularity because they’re rather unique. A sociopathic killer who forces his victims through a series of mechanical traps as a means to torture […]