First ‘Dragonriders of Pern’ movie gets a writer


This past Summer it was announced that the Dragonriders of Pern series, by Anne McCaffrey, would be brought to the big screen by Warner Bros Pictures, starting with the first novel Dragonflight. It has now been revealed that the novelist Sarah Cornwell (What I Had Before You, Harper) will be the one to pen the script. Sarah Cornwell published What I [...]

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Episode 505 of ‘The Walking Dead’ -Self-Help teaches us that mullets can’t be trusted


Well, let’s get this started off the right way with: WARNING! SPOILERS AHEAD! One of the things that bothered me with last season has popped up to potentially plague us this season. We have 3 different story lines moving on from this point. Last season, it made the season feel a little chopped up since there [...]

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Fresh off the Slab Horror News: ‘The Devil’s Carnival: Alleluia’, ‘Warcraft’, and ‘Outcast’

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Apologies folks, there has been a lot of craziness going on lately! Never fear though, Fresh off the Slab is back with all the best horror news from last week!  Hope you enjoy the blood soaked madness that follows! The Devil’s Carnival: Alleluia Darren Lynn Bousman and Terrance Zdunich took us to hell in 2012’a The [...]

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Vengeance is in the hands of the survivors in Episode 3 of Season 5 of ‘The Walking Dead’


Well, all I want to start this review by saying: TAINTED MEAT!!!! WARNING!!! SPOILERS AHEAD!!! Poor Bob. Not only was his leg cooked and devoured  by the Termites right before his eyes, it turns out that he was also suffering from a walker bite that occurred when he was pulled under the zombie stew in the [...]

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Episode 2 of Season 5 of ‘The Walking Dead’ (Strangers) introduces us to the ‘ew’ factor


If I could sum up last night’s episode in one word, it would have to be “ew”. From water-logged, rotting zombies to a cannibalistic dining experience, there was a little bit of everything to gross a viewer out. As I said in last week’s review, you can find a blow-by-blow summary of the episode on AMC. [...]

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Dual author interview and giveaway! Tessa Gratton and Natalie C. Parker talk books at SDCC 14!

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We’re thrilled to bring you a really great dual author interview with Lytherus favorite Tessa Gratton and awesome newbie author Natalie C. Parker (just in time for Natalie’s book release tomorrow)! We had a blast talking at SDCC 14 about all sorts of bookish things, and we’re really excited to share the interview with you. And as [...]

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Episode 1 of Season 5 of ‘The Walking Dead': No Sanctuary is a tightrope of anticipation and fear


Back by popular demand, the official Lytherus review of each episode of ‘The Walking Dead’ has returned! There are going to be some changes to the format. No longer am I going to do a play-by-play summary of the show (since you can pull that off of AMC and here is the link), but I’m going [...]

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Fresh off the Slab Horror News: ‘The Other Dead’, ‘Babadook’, ‘Ouija’, and much more


News about a new zombie series, movies, and a return of a childhood favorite….take a peek at this week’s Fresh off the Slab and see what news highlights popped up during the last week! The Other Dead With the insane amount of popularity that The Walking Dead enjoys, it is completely natural for other networks to get into [...]

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ gets animated series on Disney XD


After the success of the movie Guardians of the Galaxy, Marvel has decided to bet on the Guardians franchise and move ahead with an animated series. The show will once again star Peter Quill (Star-Lord) and his ragged band of misfits from the movie – Rocket Raccoon, Groot, Gamora, and Drax the Destroyer. Jeph Loeb, head of [...]

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Halloween themed horror movies you need to check out


While Halloween is the month of horror and of all things that go bump in the night, what about those movies that are centered around Halloween itself? What movies would I recommend you watch for a Halloween movie marathon? Below is a list of some of my favorite horror or horror comedy movies that are about [...]

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