When there is no more room in Hell…
Not only did he create the whole damn sub-genre, but George Romero is also responsible for bringing some of the most iconic zombies to the screen. Two of those zombies, both from the original Dawn of the Dead, are soon headed to the toy shelf courtesy of Mezco. The figures were shown off at a pre-Toy Fair press event yesterday, and we’ve got some sneak peek images for ya.
Set for release in 2018, Mezco’s Flyboy Zombie and Plaid Shirt Zombie action figures are part of their recently-launched One:12 Collective line of 6″ figures that “bring quality & detail to a scale that was previously only found in 12″ figures.” Like NECA’s retro toys, the upcoming Dawn of the Dead toys are dressed in tailored fabric clothing and feature multiple points of articulation.
Check ’em out below!
This year’s Toy Fair kicks off Saturday, February 18th.