Doll News Nov.
By John Medeiros
Creepy Freaks from WizKids:
The Gross-Out 3D Trading Game
If you grew up on Weirdos, Marx Nutty Mads, Wacky Packs, Ed Roth
Magazine, you will love this great collecting game.
When a group of kids sneak into an abandoned school, they stumble
the nastiest, grossest, and most repulsive group of monsters they've
seen, the Creepy Freaks! These disgusting creatures are fighting
out who is the creepiest of the Creepy Freaks, and they want the
lead them into battle. The kids agree, and the Freak Outs begin!
A Freak Out is a contest in which two teams of Creepy Freaks face
try to make each other run away by doing the grossest things they
think of. Zombie cats spit giant hairballs! Skeletons drop their
out of their skulls! And everybody knows that when Frosty the Snotman
sneezes, somebody's gonna get slimed!
In the Creepy Freaks 3D Trading Game, you collect your own team
Freaks and the kids who lead them in Freak Outs. While this new
several months off, currently WizKids is planning on inserting
a DVD into
every starter, complete with rules, Creepy Freaks effects, and
version of the cartoon that you can watch below. Prepare to be
This gross-out 3D Trading Game was designed by Wizkids, LLC Founder
Jordan Weisman and creative director Dawne Weisman. As parents
pioneers of the collectible miniatures game (CMG) industry, the
created Creepy Freaks to bring an easy-to-learn CMG to younger
The characters are hilariously hideous and equally lovable. The
Creepy Freaks is gross, scary, disgusting fun-gross enough for
enjoy but in a tongue & cheek way that parents can appreciate.
of the game is to frighten opponents' characters off the board
"scare" tactics of your own characters in "Freak
Outs". Creepy Freaks
encourages team work and offers kids the opportunity to interact
build imagination while having fun. There are 56 collectable, tradable
and playable Creepy Freaks. Each character reveals individual "scares"
and "weaknesses" for a dynamic imaginative tabletop game.
The Creepy Freaks Starter set includes one Team Leader, three freaks,
Creepy Freaks cartoon DVD, four stickers, one six-sided die, an
read rulebook and one game board. Additional Creepy Freak characters
available in "Boo-ster" packs that contain two figures and
The Creepy Freaks figures are wonderfully sculpted and painted.
hilarious and icky at the same time and are sure to illicit the
"ewwwws" among young players and collectors With fun
names like "Litter
Kitty", "Curdles", "Zip-Zit", "Monster
Under the Bed" and "Worm Breath"
these are sure to please the fan of the gross and spooky.
Their size makes them a perfect stocking stuffer as well. As the
says."Cough up the Hairballs and Let em Fly!"