Pandemic allowing horror writers to re-create genre

October 23rd, 2020 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

It’s the start of a new decade and we’re all busy exploring what it means to truly feel helpless. Before the existence of COVID-19 and the restrictions that came with it, writers and authors would develop their scripts and story plots by putting themselves into the make-believe shoes of fictional characters. Even movies and books […]

How to embrace every element of the spooky season

October 16th, 2020 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Changing leaves and crisp, cool air shouldn’t be the only indicators telling you that Halloween is on its way. In fact, if you haven’t sought after where to buy horror collectibles in Las Vegas and beyond, you clearly aren’t unwinding and embracing the spirit of the season to its fullest. So, hang on tight, ghouls […]

Are you looking for ways to safely celebrate Halloween during the COVID-19 pandemic?

October 9th, 2020 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Halloween hasn’t ghosted you this year, it just looks a little different. Nevertheless, candy is still hitting the shelves and ghouls are shopping online amid the pandemic for the perfect demonic disguise to celebrate their favorite holiday in style. That’s right! While commemorating the occasion may be scarier than usual with the virus and all, […]

How to select the ultimate Halloween costume

October 2nd, 2020 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

While most of our readers celebrate the spooky season year-round, for many lovers of the holidays, it starts October 1st. So, since Halloween is now officially just around the corner, it’s time for you to cultivate that perfect costume that dislodges the right number of chills and thrills. Never fear, if you’re the type of […]

Decorating for Halloween early is a sign of happiness, study says

September 25th, 2020 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Halloween is officially just over one month away, but the real question here is have you started preparing for it already? If the answer is yes, we have some news for you! A recent study revealed that spooktacular fanatics who decorate for the chills and thrills of the season early are likely healthier, happier people […]

The latest guide to ghastly horror collectibles that are available for pre-order

September 18th, 2020 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

While Nightmare Toy’s possesses a large selection of horror action figures, toys, household decor, and more available right now for purchase, further pre-order items have been culled and curated to bring fans first-hand access to some of the most frightening mementos on the market. So, if you’re a genre admirer who adorns pre-purchasing an exciting […]

Which masks in horror cinema are the most memorable?

September 11th, 2020 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Since the start of the pandemic, wearing masks has become the new normal, which was already part of the orderly routine of some of our favorite horror villains. While non-medical face masks are helping the world to slow the spread of COVID-19, we’re pretty certain that none of these face coverings are as spooktacular and […]

What to do if your usual Halloween activities are canceled this year

September 4th, 2020 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

The idea of Halloween being canceled due to the threat of novel coronavirus is becoming increasingly terrifying and even though the grim holiday is still many weeks away, as cases continue to climb, under-the-surface tremors are indicating this year will be a Halloween unlike any other. Nevertheless, regardless if there won’t be any trick-or-treaters roaming […]

Why are so many horror movies set in the ‘80s?

August 28th, 2020 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Many time-honored horror franchises have been killin’ it since the ‘80s, including Halloween, Friday the 13th, and A Nightmare On Elm Street, but have you ever wondered why the genre’s modern movies and TV series also remain trapped in the past? Maybe it’s the absence of cell phones and social media that encourage villains to […]

Research suggests that horror flick fans are better at coping with the coronavirus pandemic

August 21st, 2020 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

We buy horror collectibles online and watch films about dangerous viral outbreaks to live a vicariously thrilling experience. Whether it’s because we enjoy morbid entertainment, or simply as a form of escapism, scientists believe that horror fans are better equipped to handle the current state of the world. According to a recent study, when death […]