There’s nothing more endearing and heart-wrenchingly cute as rotting corpses, right? Well, according to Peek-A-Boo Toys, Funko, and Diamond Select Toys, surviving hordes of the undead is right up there with teddy bears and cats singing the Game of Thrones theme! From plush toys to cuddle with at night, to tiny black & white block figures for your desk at work, read on as we take a closer look at three new lines of The Walking Dead merchandise that will pull at your heartstrings– while chomping on your brains!
Your favorite characters from Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead comic have arrived in plush form! This case of zombie toys features plush versions of Rick Grimes, Michonne, and a male and female zombie. There’s even two tombstones marked with the Walking Dead logo! Each of these zombie plushies measures about 11 and a half inches tall.
These apocalyptic plushies are available for pre-order at the usual spots online, and you can find out more about Peek-A-Boo Toys at their official website!
Funko’s The Walking Dead: The TV Series toys are set to hit stores at the end of September, so you’ll have a few weeks to pick these up before the premiere of season 3 of the zombie-filled epic on AMC! The set includes: Rick Grimes, Daryl Dixon, The RV Zombie (complete with screwdriver to the eye), and the Bicycle Girl.
For more on these, be sure to check out Funko’s official website, but be prepared for a cuteness overload!
Diamond Select Toys
This year, comic shops across the country will participate in Halloween ComicFest, with special giveaways and limited-edition comics, as well as some cool Halloween-themed merchandise. And Diamond Select Toys is participating in the event with an exclusive 2-pack of Walking Dead Minimates! DST has taken their rare Winter Coat Dale and Female Zombie 2-pack from Series 1 and repainted it in an even rarer black-and-white color scheme, as they originally appeared in the popular black-and-white comic book by Robert Kirkman! Tell your comic shop to order a set for you, and pick it up just in time for Halloween!
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