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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10 movies to get you in the mood for the Halloween season


The Halloween season is upon us, and I thought it would be interesting to pull together the trailers of movies that terrified me the most. From childhood to the present, these are the scariest movies I can think of. Now, I’m absolutely aware that “scariest” is a relative term since it can mean so many different [...]

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James Wan to direct horror series for NBC


The name of James Wan has been blowing up the horror genre. His films have reintroduced real horror back to the big screen and are beyond enjoyable in a creepy, jump-out-of-your-seat type of way. His films The Conjuring, Insidious, and Saw have all impressed audiences, both horror obsessed and general viewers. NBC has tagged Wan to direct a medical [...]

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