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The Ustrel

Vampire lore time! You see, every country in the world has its own vampire myth and legends; they have their own vampire species that people once believed in completely. Back in the day, the ustrel was one kind of vampire the Bulgarians were fearful of. The bloodthirsty ustrel was thought to be the returned spirit…

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Giveaway & Exclusive Interview with Nancy Kilpatrick!

That’s right guys! Not only do we have an interview with the fantastic editor and author Nancy Kilpatrick, but we’re also giving a copy of Evolve to one lucky reader. Woot! Nancy Kilpatrick is an award-winning author who has published over a dozen novels, over one hundred and ninety short stories and has edited quite…

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Joyce Summers

We can’t have Buffy bios and skip out on Buffy’s mom! So this one is for Joyce, Buffy’s awesome and understanding (usually) mom. When Joyce wasn’t running her art gallery she was taking care of Buffy. They had a pretty close relationship, but like most moms, she wasn’t a fan of Buffy’s teenage attitude and…

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Ides of Blood

There’s a new comic that’s making waves in the comic book world – and that comic would be Ides of Blood. Written by Stuart C. Paul with art by Christian Duce and cover by Michael Geiger Ides of Blood has caught the attention of nearly every comic site (and vampire site) out there. (Click images…

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Anne Rice on the Vampires of True Blood

Anyone that follows legendary vampire author Anne Rice on Facebook knows that she is quite the fan of True Blood and often voices her opinions on the show. Not too long ago she asked her fans a question on the vampires of True Blood, a question that got me thinking. “True Blood fans: Do you…

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Upcoming Elizabeth Bathory Opera

According to Rue Morgue magazine, composer Dennis Báthory-Kitzs has created a chamber opera that tells the life of Countess Elizabeth Bathory. The opera, titled Erzsébet, takes the story of the Blood Countess to a new level, exploring in depth the life of this legendary woman. Elizabeth Bathory is best known for killing over 600 young…

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Dark Shadows – Ahead of its Time?

Fans of haemovores everywhere probably already know that Johnny Depp has plans to reunite with Tim Burton in a motion picture adaptation of the cult t.v. series “Dark Shadows.” The whole idea of Depp as a vampire no doubt has sent many a heart aflutter. Quite understandably! It is one of those ideas that seems…

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The Vampires of Russia

Russia is absolutely full of folklore and history of all kinds, but most importantly, it  has myths about our beloved bloodsuckers. Russian vampires share many similarities with other vampire species in Europe, particularly the countries nearby, but here’s a look at two vampire species found in Russia. Eretica: This horrifying vamp was often associated with…

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The Fledgling Handbook 101: House of Night

That’s right House of Night fans, you’ve got another new book to look forward to: The Fledgling Handbook 101 by P. C. Cast and Kim Doner. Merry meet, fledgling. Welcome to a new life, a new world, and a new you. Welcome to the House of Night! This might seem like a scary time, Fledgling,…

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‘Saw’ Director To Take On Vampire Graphic Novel ‘Nightfall’

James Wan, who we all know as the director of the original Saw, will helm an upcoming adaptation of the vampire graphic novel Nightfall. Reports say that Wan will direct and supervise the scripting process for Nightfall. Written by Scott O. Brown with art by Ferran Xalabarder, Nightfall is about a man sent to a…

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True Blood Season 3 Episode 11

Fresh Blood First off, the song that this episode is named after, Fresh Blood, by The Eels, is badass, –I’ve liked it since like, before it was cool, dude. Seriously! I did! Anyway, there’s one episode left in the series, and of course, they make us wait for two weeks before we get to see…

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Harmony Kendall

Harmony was another character that I didn’t care much for in Buffy but loved in the Angel spin-off. Since this is just a Buffy bio, I’ll stick to Harmony’s life in Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Harmony was one of Cordelia’s ditzy best friends throughout high school, although she was more like Cordy’s second in command….

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