- Duterte Halloween masks were spotted for sale online on a buy-and-sell website
- Seller claims that his hand-crafted masks of the Philippine president is a collector's item
- Duterte and his war against drug and crime has inspired themes this coming Halloween
President Rodrigo Duterte Halloween masks are for sale in buy-and-sell website OLX just in time for the season.
The vacuum-formed masks were made in the likeness of the current president of the Philippines. The masks were made from high quality plastic and precisely hand painted with air brush to capture his image. The masks retail for P750 to P800, which is a collector’s item must-have.
The seller, indicated as OLX user Nelson Leung said that it is soft and incredibly looks real. Just in time for Halloween parties, he markets the Duterte-inspired masks as the “best Halloween party mask.” President Duterte has been known for his aggressive fight against drug and crime. In the comment section, one netizen said, “Even the addicts and criminals will be afraid of these masks.”
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However, not everyone is tickled by this Halloween costume. Some found the product as disrespectful to the president, while others claimed that it will be another thing that other countries would laugh about.
Several products featuring President Duterte have been created and gained popularity in social media. In August, the President Duterte received his mini-me action figures from the toymaker Dennis Mendoza. Also, a now popular smartphone game called “Duterte Fighting Crime 2,” that depicted the president shooting drug peddlers and thieves, was made by a game developer Anjo Pascual.
President Duterte’s anti-drug campaign has also inspired Halloween theme in a subdivision in Quezon City.