Happy New Year acolytes! We started the year with a somewhat outer space themed January 2015 Box of Dread featuring items from Aliens, Jason X and other space-themed, though loosely-based, titles. Without the Christmas mailing season, this month’s boxes should’ve gotten to your doorsteps with minimal
SPOILER ALERT warning: If you haven’t received your box yet and want to be surprised, don’t continue reading this.
Otherwise, let’s get on with the descriptions of your January 2015 Box of Dread items.
1) Aliens Minimates – Aliens Vs Marines Army – $6
A Diamond Select Toys release! The action-packed sci-fi movie by James Cameron is now a an action-packed line of Minimates! There are a total of 12 individually boxed Minimates variants including dropship pilot Spunkmeyer, Colonial Marine Wierzbowski and civilian consultant Carter Burke, plus nine Xenomorphs in three different varieties! Each Minimate mini-figure stands 2 inches tall with 14 points of articulation, and features interchangeable parts and accessories. Exclusively at comic shops! Designed and Sculpted by Art Asylum! Which character did you get?
2) Aliens Minimates sticker – Exclusive
This Aliens Minimates sticker is exclusively created by Diamond Select Toys for January 2015 Box of Dread subscribers.
3) Todd Farmer, writer of Jason X, Autographed behind-the-scenes picture – $10
Todd Farmer is the writer of Jason X, My Bloody Valentine and Drive Angry. He signed each and every picture of him and Nicolas Cage from the set of Drive Angry.
4) Army of Darkness: Ash In Space – From Dynamite Comics – $4
Cullen Bunn, the celebrated writer of Deadpool, will take iconic horror hero Ash Williams somewhere he has never been before: outer space. Longtime franchise fans are invited to strap themselves in for the bold new direction, in a series featuring interior artwork by Army of Darkness staple Larry Watts, as well as cover artwork by industry heavyweights, including Gabriel Hardman, Tim Seeley, Art Adams, Walter Flanagan, and Jay Shaw.
In fact, there are multiple variants of this comic book. Which one came in your January Box of Dread?
6) Space Invaders bottle opener – $12
Pop open your favorite bottled drink with this Space Invaders Bottle Opener.The Space Invaders Bottle Opener even features that classic alien character you know and love from the original hit arcade game Space Invaders. The perfect nostalgic item for your kitchen.
7) Create your own comic hero zombie 4″ Action Figure – $5
Okay, this is not exactly outer space but it is pretty cool. We thought you’d forgive us for this unexpected item.
It’s a possible action figure, it’s a customizable model kit — it’s both! Whether you just want to expand the legion of undead you invented with your “CREATE YOUR OWN ZOMBIE” customizing kit, or if you’re an experienced customizer looking for a solid foundation blank to build on, this individual carded figure is for you. Each card contains a solid zombie 4″ scale action figure blank body with 12 points of articulation, a mounted zombie head, a spare zombie head in a more advanced state of decay, a set of spare arms and legs. Made of pliable PVC plastic, these figures can be carved with hobby knives and painted with model kit paints to bring any original character (back) to life!
So, there you have it. The items in your January 2015 Box of Dread! Keep an eye out on our Box of Dread Facebook page as we’ll be announcing our monthly “selfie” contest soon with more great prizes. Of course, February is just around the corner and we’ll have more great stuff for you.
If you missed the January 2015 Box of Dread, don’t fret. You can always email the team at email@example.com and they can help you get a January box if we still have them on hand.
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