New in Box - Clive Barker's Tortured Souls VENAL ANATOMICA - Unopened, Limited Edition. Packaging in new condition - Perfect for gifting or resale.
Made by McFarlane Toys in 2002
Size: 12 inch
For ages 17+
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McFarlane's Tortured Souls 12-inch Figures
April 2002 brought the announcement of a long-hoped-for 12" Series of Tortured Souls, created from the original sculpts for the 6" series. Five figures were ultimately released: Venal Anatomica, Agonistes, Scythmeister, Talisac and, additionally, Lucidique...
The International Toy Fair in New York in February 2001 saw the unveiling of a new set of McFarlane figures, or, "objects of veneration"! Packaged as Clive Barker's Tortured Souls, not the 'Toys From Hell' as speculated, the genius of Todd McFarlane for recreating figures from our favourite horror movies has struck again. Teaming up with the seamier side of Clive's imagination, McFarlane have produced six figures in this range: Venal Anatomica, The Scythe Meister, Lucidique, Mongroid, Agonistes and The Fix (aka Talisac). Released in July 2001, each figure is accompanied by a 1,000 - 2,000 word storyline which, when combined with the other five, creates a novella, 'Six Destinies', outlining the origin of the Tortured Souls.
Not for the fainthearted, these started some heated discussion around censorship and lawsuits on the Toy Fair message board hosted on McFarlane's site from the very first day they were unveiled. Spawn.com has an impressive section of its site devoted to images of the making of the Tortured Souls, together with snippets of Barker's back story for each character...