Which recent horror production was scarier? Child’s Play or Annabelle Comes Home?

July 19th, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

**WARNING, THE FOLLOWING BLOG CONTAINS SPOILERS** The ambiance of movie theatres across the country has been bursting with bloodcurdling terror as two new installments joined the dreaded library within the horror genre. The Child’s Play (June 21) remake and the most recent chapter in the Conjuring Universe, Annabelle Comes Home (June 26) brings a mix […]

What horror villain matches your personality?

July 12th, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Naturally, as a fan of the macabre, there has probably been a time that you’ve wanted to place yourself in the shoes of your favorite horror villain. Whether you relish in the appalling idea of stabbing the back of your enemies, teaching the unworthy a lesson or simply dabbling in a little foul play, it’s […]

What is the Conjuring Universe?

July 5th, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

While there many franchises that hauntingly stack up to create a cult-like following within the horror genre, there is also a universe of chilling movies and horror collectibles that continue to cast a very fang-tastic shadow. While The Conjuring film franchise is a rather bizarre anomaly, it’s slowly creeping up on the demonic darkness of […]

Can you arm each horror psycho with their iconic weapon?

June 28th, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

While the satanic personalities, chilling catchphrases and grim appearances of otherworldly horror villains make them alarmingly easy to pick out from a crowd, there’s also another creep-tastic characteristic that embodies their devilish darkness, the bloodcurdling weapons that they use. After all, horror lovers continue to binge-watch the classics in order to see all the gory […]

What’s the story behind the villain, Jason Voorhees?

June 21st, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

It may be hard for you to believe, but the famous Camp Crystal Lake killer actually has many layers that can be peeled back to find an awe-inspiring backstory. While most fans know that Jason Voorhees is a machete-wielding, counselor-slaughtering, hockey-masked zombie, at least this is what all Jason Voorhees horror collectibles convey, there are […]

Which deadly movie monster turns your horror crank?

June 14th, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

Whether you’re a master of the horror genre or you enjoy dabbling in darkness from time to time, everyone who appreciates a little blood and gore develops some admiration, and maybe even a little worship, for the chilling movie monsters that set the stage. Needless to say, we’re curious as to which devilish apparition, grueling […]

Slay the beach with these horror must-haves

June 7th, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

With sweltering, scorching weather on the rise, it can only mean that there will soon be a revelation of fiery, apocalyptic destruction. Although this would set the scene for a rather spooky and ominous horror film, the boiling heat simply means that summer is creeping up on us. That being said, there’s nothing more horror-ific […]

What are the most common fears that inspire horror movies?

May 31st, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

While there are many notable horror movies that creatively craft their plot sequences from pure imagination, there are also those who take inspiration from the primal instincts of the human brain. Whether it’s an emotional reaction to pure darkness, built up tension leading to a striking moment of terror or a simple, unexpected jump scare, […]

A few old but grim horror movies that are worth a re-watch

May 24th, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

With the breathtaking realism brought on by today’s special effects, it can be difficult to get the jitters while watching the faintheartedness of an old horror movie. But, that’s the thing about this chilling genre, even without the illusions and visual tricks of modern animation, these classics have the ability to haunt you long after […]

A ghastly behind the scenes look at the Hellraiser franchise

May 17th, 2019 / Nightmare Toys / 0 comments

With ten films, a collection of books, various comic adaptations and even an assortment of creep-tastic horror collectibles, the Hellraiser franchise has kept us chained with devilish delight since 1987. That being said, aside from tearing your way through the brilliant novella, The Hellbound Heart, how many gruesome, gory facts do you really know about […]