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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New book releases, week of June 17th: The summer blockbusters are here!


Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy: Dark Metropolis by Jaclyn Dolamore People are disappearing. Sixteen-year-old Thea Holder hears the rumors, but she can barely make ends meet, let alone worry about strangers who’ve gone missing. Her mother is cursed with a spell that’s driving her mad, and whenever they touch, Thea is chilled by the magic, [...]

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Rundown of Bizarre AC II, June 13-15, 2014


If you know me, you know how much I love the horror genre. Going to horror conventions is one of the best parts of being enamored with this genre. This past weekend was the second ever Bizarre AC held at the Tropicana in Atlantic City, NJ. Here’s what the official convention website has to say about [...]

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New book releases, week of June 10th: Robopocalypse sequel, Formic wars, and the United States of Asgard


Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy: (Don’t You) Forget About Me by Kate Karyus Quinn Stephen King meets Tuck Everlasting in this eerie, compulsively page-turning tale of a girl haunted by the loss of her sister—and trapped by the mysterious power that fuels her small town. Gardnerville seems like a paradise. But every four years, a [...]

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Fresh off the Slab Horror Movie News June 8, 2014: ‘Exorcism on Crooked Lake’, ‘Joy Ride 3: Road Kill’, and ‘The Possession of Michael King’


What’s going on in the horror realm this week? Take a peek below and see what is coming your way in the realm of the bloody, the twisted, and the depraved! Exorcism on Crooked Lake For all of you Adam Green fans out there, news has finally surface about the next film he will be helming! [...]

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