Oh vampire lore, how I love thee. If you’re new to the site then let me fill you in, I love vampire folklore, I especially love how nearly every country in the world has its own species of vampire. Today’s myth is another one about witch vampires, but this witch it the Albanian shtriga. The…Continue readingBabies, Insects and Blood
Valentine’s Day is coming soon – the time of romance, love, lust, flowers, cheesy Hallmark cards and more. So this is the perfect time to show just how much your vampire lover means to you. Here’s a few gift ideas to help you out. Jewelry It’s a classic V-day gift, but instead of the cliché…Continue readingGifts For Your Vampire Valentine
There are lots of people who think that they have better ideas of what a vampire should be than Stephenie Meyer, Laurell K. Hamilton, or even Anne Rice. But do you really? Do you really think that you could write a vampire novel better or more popular than these best-selling authors? You just might, and…Continue readingThink You’ve Got What it Takes to Write a Vampire Novel?
A new 3D video game, Vampire Origins is on its way to the iPhone and iPod Touch. Vampire Origins is actually the first part of an action-packed shooter trilogy, and it looks pretty impressive for a handheld game. It appears that you play a vampire hunter of some sort as you battle your way through…Continue readingUpcoming iPhone Game: Vampire Origins
Turns out that Indican Films has picked up the distribution rights to the popular indie film Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Undead. This hilarious flick will now be shown in select theaters on April 16, 2010. Woo! The movie is about Julian Marsh who is a broke and jobless ladies man who gets lucky and lands…Continue readingRosencrantz and Guildenstern are Undead
I recently had the honor of interviewing Seth Grahame-Smith, the author of the bestselling novel Pride and Prejudice and Zombies. Seth has a kickass vampire book coming out (which I wrote about here) titled Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Not only do you get a short interview but we’re also having a contest, if you want…Continue readingContest and Exclusive Interview with Seth Grahame-Smith!
For those that think that this whole vampire sub-culture is all poo poo, and we’re all wasting our time, we can now say that it’s actually going towards good that no one can deny is anything but helpful. Stars from Twilight and New Moon have recently joined the long list of celebrities who want to…Continue readingVampire Baseball: Cajun Style
Before I get to the point of this post I’d like to point out that the cow pictured above looks fucking-crazy. Look at its eyes! They’re pits of evil… crazy soul sucking evil. Creepy cow. *glares at cow* Anyway! Time to get to the vampires. As I am sure you probably guessed, cows are involved…Continue readingMooooo!
Just like any other thing that’s a huge trend of the moment, there’s so much vampire paraphernalia on the market that it takes a lot of wading through crap to get to anything good. And honestly, most of it I don’t even pay attention to. But I’m both a vampire-lover and a coffee-lover so when…Continue readingBecause Who Wants to Drink Blood First Thing in the Morning?
All fans of The Vampire Diaries know exactly who Ian Somerhalder is, he is of course the gorgeous man that plays the role of Damon Salvatore, the wicked vampire of the show. Popstar.com recently did an interview with the sexy actor, check it out… Damon is a bad guy, but brutally honest, too. And there’s…Continue readingInterview With Ian Somerhalder of The Vampire Diaries
So we all know that vampires need blood to survive. Or most of them do. Or some of them do, depending on which way you look at it. But, do vampires have blood running through their…er, veins? Bram Stoker, who is the one-stop-shop for many when it comes to all things related to vampires, didn’t…Continue readingBlood. Sure they need it, but do they have it?
The vampire that almost attacked Elena in the last episode poses as a pizza guy for an invitation inside Elena’s house. Stefan gives Elena vervain, and vervain jewelry for her family and friends. She gives out the jewelry, but after a creepy phonecall, Stefan also gives Elena the vampire compass so she can detect her…Continue readingThe Vampire Diaries, Season 1 Episode 12