The idea of hanging up decorations in the middle of winter is older than Christmas itself. Decorations are mentioned in ancient descriptions of the Roman feast of Saturnalia, which is thought to have originated in the 5th century BC.
Welcome back to Toy Aisle, Gizmodo’s regular roundup of all things merch. This week, Tamashii Nation’s “movie realisation” range takes on Threepoio, an incredibly detailed Keanu Reeves emerges from the Continental, and Doctor Who‘s Bill Potts finally gets her own action figure. Check it out!
There’s no shortage of ways to decorate your home for Halloween, but jack-o’-lanterns, paper skeletons and cobwebs don’t even come close to being as wonderfully spooky as this Stranger Things Eleven candle holder that actually appears to bleed from the nose – without the need for telekinetic powers.