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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Lytherus Presents: Episode One of our all new ‘The Legend of Korra: Book Four’ podcast!

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We’re back! Mike Macauley and Lauren Zurchin are hosting an all-new podcast*, along with friend and fellow nerd Alex Lorenzen (AKA Alexander Albatross). The topic? THE LEGEND OF KORRA! We’re all super Korra fans here at Lytherus, and when Alex said he wanted to do a podcast about Book Four we jumped at the chance to [...]

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Fresh off the Slab Horror News: ‘Dracula Untold’, ‘See No Evil 2′, ‘ABC’s of Death 2′, and more!


Tis the season to be creepy! Fresh off the Slab is fully prepared to feed your need for the creepy, the bloody, and the disturbing. What other time of year is so full of potential for horror, terror, and those things that go bump in the dark? Dracula Untold Universal has released a series of pictures for [...]

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Book review and giveaway: “The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic” is a fun, creative magic story


Emily Croy Barker’s first book, The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic, is a fun, original, engrossing tale of magic, and we’re excited to be featuring it as the first of our October giveaways. Read the review below, and if you’re interested please enter for a copy at the end. Good luck! This book was presented to [...]

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Get spooked by a good book this month on Lytherus!


Today is October 1st, the beginning of the Halloween month. To celebrate all things creepy we’re going to be giving away a bunch of books throughout the next few weeks. Werewolves and witches, monster robots and evil magic, possessed swamps and berserker madness, we’ve got it all here on Lytherus during October! We’re also going to [...]

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