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Universal Looking to Officially Bring Back its Monsters

We've seen reboots of some Universal classics like The Mummy and The Wolfman before, and we even have things like Dracula Untold on the horizon. Now the house that monsters built is looking to revere its monstrous franchises anew!

ReAction Figure Image Explosion! Hellraiser, Friday the 13th, Nightmare on Elm Street, Tons More!

We told you a few days ago that the geniuses behind the Super7 line of Alien figures were hard at work creating similar figures based on popular movie characters from the horror genre, and now we have a gallery and a half for you.

Entertainment Earth Reveals New ReAction Figures for Terminator, Predator, Buffy, Universal Monsters, Elm Street, Friday the 13th, and More!

Funko and Super 7 have added several new licenses to their ReAction 3-3/4" figure line, including Terminator, Predator, A Nightmare on Elm Street, Friday the 13th, and many more.

Mondo Releasing Dracula to Jason Edmiston's Universal Monsters Series

A couple of days ago we showed you Mondo's take on Universal's classic monsters, but conspicuous by his absence was Bela Lugosi as Dracula. Well, guess who just checked in and is waiting to join his beastly brood!

Mondo Releasing Jason Edmiston's Universal Monsters Screenprints on October 16th

With October being Halloween month, Mondo has turned to the classics - Universal's classic monsters in fact - for its monthly drool-worthy poster offerings. Read on for the details!

Diamond Select Announces Two New Universal Monsters Banks and First-Ever Tarot Plush

Early 2014 will bring a bunch of cool items from Diamond Select Toys, and on tap for horror fans they have two new Universal Monsters banks and the first-ever Tarot plush item. There's something for everybody!

Emce Toys Releases Your First Look at the Retro Series 4 Universal Monsters Figures

Emce Toys and Diamond Select have been releasing their Mego-style retro figures for a few years now, and the latest two have arrived! Check out your first look at The Metaluna Mutant and Lon Chaney as The Phantom of the Opera, packaging included!

Halloween Horror Nights Remixing the Classic Monsters

Yes, there's plenty of insanely cool things happening at Universal's Halloween Horror Nights what with the announcement of haunted attractions based on The Purge, Insidious, hell, even Black Sabbath, but sometimes you gotta remember the classics!

Diamond Select to Release More Universal Monsters Merch Just in Time for Halloween!

Diamond Select does its best to scare us every Halloween with new toys and collectibles based on the classic creatures of Universal Studios' Universal Monsters library, and this year is no different. DST has new action figures, retro-style figures, and vinyl bust banks.

Mezco's Living Dead Dolls Universal Monsters: Dracula Coming in October

October is never far from our thoughts, and this year we have a new Living Dead Doll to look forward to during our most hallowed month as the one and only king of the vampires, Count Dracula, joins Mezco's Living Dead Dolls line.

Doctor Gash's Top 10 Greatest Horror Movies... EVER! #7 - Frankenstein

Film #7 on Doctor Gash’s Top 10 Greatest Horror Movies… Ever! is a classic that was censored and scrutinized in its day for scenes of blasphemy and violence against children.

Toy Fair 2013: Mezco Brings New Universal Monsters, Living Dead Dolls, Creepy Cuddlers and More!

Nomad just checked in with a boatload of new images from this year's Toy Fair. Mezco is the subject of this latest batch, and you're gonna love what they have on tap for us in the coming months. Check out the goods right here, right now!

Check Out Our Review and Image Gallery for Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection on Blu-Ray

One thing we always make time for here at Dread Central is honoring the masters, and we wanted to take a moment to point out our recent review of Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection on Blu-ray along with the overflowing image gallery Universal provided to us as a supplement.