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…Continue readingAnne Rice on the Vampires of True Blood
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…Continue readingUpcoming Elizabeth Bathory Opera
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…Continue readingDark Shadows – Ahead of its Time?
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…Continue readingThe Vampires of Russia
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,…Continue readingThe Fledgling Handbook 101: House of Night
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…Continue reading‘Saw’ Director To Take On Vampire Graphic Novel ‘Nightfall’
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…Continue readingTrue Blood Season 3 Episode 11
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.…Continue readingBuffy the Vampire Slayer: Harmony Kendall
That’s right, yet another edition of the Twilight Saga is coming out – this time the covers of the books will be white instead of black. This new “Christmas edition” will only be available for a limited time and will only be sold in the UK. The white copies of Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse, and…Continue readingLimited Edition White Twilight Saga Books
I recently interviewed Margie Church, an author that writes the naughty vampire books we love oh so much. I got the chance to ask her about her book Love Bites, her favorite vampires and more. Check it out: Can you tell us about Love Bites? Thank you for inviting me, Moonlight. This is a really…Continue readingExclusive Interview & Contest with Margie Church
Things are coming to a head between the Cullens and Victoria; the revenge mad vampire who wants nothing more than to kill Bella. As usual Edward tries his best to keep the truth of the dangers that await Bella from her, only Bella hates being kept out of the loop. Jacob is of course more…Continue readingReview, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse
That’s right, vampires are SO popular that in the past two years they have brought in $7 billion to the Hollywood economy. As we have proven time and time again here at Vampires.com, vampires have taken over the world – there are books, movies, shows, video games, and on and on. All of that equals…Continue readingVampires Bring in $7 BILLION to Hollywood!