SDCC14 Book panel coverage: Fairy Tale Remix

From L to R: Hale, Funke, Meyer, Tripp, Page, DiTerlizzi and Harbour

  The first panel to kick of Lytherus’s book coverage of San Diego Comic Con 2014 was the Fairy Tale panel. MC’ed by Shannon Hale (Ever After High series) it featured Cornelia Funke (Mirrorworld series), Marissa Meyer (The Lunar Chronicles series), Ben Tripp (The Accidental Highwayman), John Peck (Charming series), Danielle Page (Dorothy Must Die), Tony [...]

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‘Older Than Gods and Monsters’ explains origins of ‘In Stark Weather’


When I first picked up Charlie Jack Joseph Kruger’s “In Stark Weather”, I should have looked to see if there was any book that helped explain how we got to where we are. It just so happens that “In Stark Weather” is easily a stand alone book that you don’t really need to know how people [...]

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San Diego Comic Con: Trailer for Season 5 of ‘The Walking Dead’


It looks like today is a hot day for amazing trailers and videos courtesy of San Diego Comic Con. AMC’s The Walking Dead is the next trailer/sneak peek to be released and holy crap, does it ever look amazing (I might be more partial to Rick just due to the fact he has a beard. It’s a beard [...]

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Season 3 sneak peek for The History Channel’s ‘Vikings’ released at Comic Con


I have to admit it. While it’s not full of horror, scares, and guts, Vikings is still a pretty epic show that I just can’t get enough of. Ragnar, Rollo, Floki, and gang make me grin with their bloodthirsty antics. Let’s face it: no one plunders and loots like a freaking viking. Take a peek and let me [...]

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Lytherus heads to San Diego Comic Con: Here’s what we’ll be bringing to you… and it’s AWESOME!


Lytherus is headed to San Diego Comic Con, the world’s largest pop culture convention! This is our ninth year in a row attending the show and, like the show’s content, our coverage will be bigger and better than ever! We’re trying something unique – most outlets cover the news and live blog the panels. That’s boring [...]

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Charlie J.J. Kruger brings us a horror road book in his ‘In Stark Weather’


During my recent visit to Bizarre AC in Atlantic City, NJ (see the article here), I had the opportunity to meet author Charlie Jack Joseph Kruger. Charlie is the author of several books, including “Setting Son -A Haunting”, “Older Than Gods and Monsters”, and, of course, “In Stark Weather”. I spent some talking to him and [...]

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Take a peek at what’s coming our way in ‘Hemlock Grove’ Season 2


Well, I’m counting down the days until Season 2 of the Netflix exclusive ‘Hemlock Grove’ and Netflix has released a behind-the-scenes featurette about the season. Just as a warning for the squeamish: the trailer contains leech consumption, spraying blood, self-mutilation, and human experimentation. Take a look below! Tell me, are you excited as well? Chic Eglee [...]

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Help make the 2016 Beyond Words Fantasy Calendar a reality!


Our good friend and Lytherus managing editor Lauren Zurchin is at it again! She’s photographing twelve best-selling fantasy authors in custom costumes she’s creating, and putting together an all-new photography fantasy calendar for charity. Last year Christopher Paolini, in addition to over a dozen other authors including Patrick Rothfuss, Cassandra Clare, Brandon Sanderson, and Tad Williams, were [...]

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Interview with Joe Hanson from ‘It’s Okay To Be Smart’


It’s Okay To Be Smart is a YouTube show and a blog about science. Joe wants to talk about science as more than just facts, how it can be a creative process and how knowledge can be exciting for everyone. The show aims to tell people how amazing science can be, and how it impacts our everyday lives. [...]

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Fresh off the Slab June 22, 2014: ‘Bruce vs Frankenstein’, ‘The Rover’, and ‘Sharktopus vs Pteracuda’


Some crazy, amazing, mind-boggling news along with some truly terrifying treats. Check them out. Bruce vs Frankenstein While this was an interview posted in 2010, this is the first I saw it and I thought it was worth the share. In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, Bruce Campbell talked about a project that he would [...]

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