Disney and Pixar confirmed that there will be a “Toy Story of TERROR,” special this year. The made-for-tv event is set to air just before Halloween. ABC made the special announcement today, the special is set to air on October 16, 2013 at 8pm.
The original voice cast of Tom Hanks and Tim Allen will be present in the special, they aren’t the only ones returning, Joan Cusack, Timothy Dalton, Don Rickles, Wallace Shawn and Kristen Schaal are all set to return as well for the special event. There is a new character as well, Carl Weathers joins as Combat Carl and Combat Carl Jr.
During the special fan-event in California today the company talked about the special stating, “What starts out as a fun road trip for the ‘Toy Story’ gang takes an unexpected turn for the worse when the trip detours to a roadside motel. After one of the toys goes missing, the others find themselves caught up in a mysterious sequence of events that must be solved before they all suffer the same fate in this ‘Toy Story OF TERROR!’”
You can expect to hear more about the special before it airs this fall.