VAMPED vs. the Bishop

The war of pixels seems to be heating up again. It’ll cool off for a while then flare back up. On one side of the ring is Anthony Hogg, a proclaimed vampirologist (i.e. an expert on vampires) who doesn’t believe in vampires, Erin Chapman, his assistant, and some others, and on the other side of…

HALLOWEEN COLORS

Thinking about the latest film in the franchise, HALLOWEEN KILLS, is the word “kills” supposed to be a noun or a verb? It makes more sense as a noun. These are the series of murders that takes place on Halloween. But it could also work as a verb, which is how I took it when…

In Appreciation of Slimer

After watching GHOSTBUSTERS: AFTERLIFE and being disappointed (the only thing about the film that left me disappointed; check out my review over at our sister site WEREWOLVES.COM) that—SPOILER ALERT—Slimer wasn’t in it, I got it into my head to read up on the adorable green slimy spook. I even learned a couple’a things I didn’t…

Drac Goes GQ

We only have one eyewitness physical description of Vlad Dracula, given by a legate to Pope Pius II, Niccolò Modrussa, who also painted the infamous and iconic portrait of Dracula that hangs in the “Monster Gallery” in Ambras Castle in Innsbruck, Austria. “He was not very tall, but very stocky and strong with a cruel…

THE CHOSEN Part Six: THE LOTUS BLOOMS Chapter 2

Deb regarded the man with care. “You know something.” Coyote smiled. Deb slipped her hand towards her purse. “You know, there could be money involved, if you were to help me find this Davidovitch guy.” “Dave,” Coyote said. “Excuse me?” “I prefer ‘Dave.’” Deb smirked. “Right,” she said. “Now you’re Sidney Davidovitch.” “Have been all…