Video Game Monster: Cacodemon (1993) | New 5th Edition Monster

Either translated using its Greek origins into "evil spirit" (kakodaimon) or from Latin roots as "pooping demon", Doom's iconic cacodemon is instantly recognizable far beyond its player base. With a design ripped from a Dungeon and Dragon's cover for its 1987 Manual of the Planes which featured a wicked looking Astral Dreadnaught by legend Jeff … Continue reading Video Game Monster: Cacodemon (1993) | New 5th Edition Monster

Monster of the Week: Bubba Ho-Tep (Bubba Ho-Tep) – 2002 | New 5th Edition Monster

Cleopatra does the nasty. It's hard not to like a horror flick that stars Bruce Campbell (Evil Dead) portraying an aging Elvis Presley (presumably) as he is stalked by an Ancient Egyptian mummy. Why you may ask? Because the mummy needs to suck the souls out of mortals to keep on keepin' on. Did I … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Bubba Ho-Tep (Bubba Ho-Tep) – 2002 | New 5th Edition Monster

Videodrome (1983) – Flesh Receptacle | New 5th Edition Item

What's this? Videodrome? - Torture. Murder. Sounds great. I rarely get 'obsessed' with movies. When I do, they're almost always horror flicks. My newest obsession is David Cronenberg's 1983 masterpiece Videodrome. (Long live the New Flesh!) I've heard of Cronenberg's work through the horror ether but the only film of his I've seen to date … Continue reading Videodrome (1983) – Flesh Receptacle | New 5th Edition Item

Monster of the Week: Immolate Demon (Bird Box) – 2018 | New 5th Edition Monster

It's beautiful. It's beautiful. Take off your blindfold. Netflix's 2018 Bird Box horror film starred Sandra Bullock and was set in a post-apocalyptic world where unseen creatures ravaged society, inducing people to commit suicide in horrific ways. Released over Christmas, the movie received a fair amount of conflicting fanfare, much to Netflix's delight. On the … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Immolate Demon (Bird Box) – 2018 | New 5th Edition Monster

CryptTV Horror Monster : Kinderfanger | New 5th Edition Monster

Based on the Pied Piper from the famed German legend that dates back to the Middle Ages, CryptTV's Kinderfanger is a spectral, malignant creature that lures children to their doom just like his historical progenitor. During the height of a plague of rats, the mayor of the town of Hamelin was approached by a mysterious … Continue reading CryptTV Horror Monster : Kinderfanger | New 5th Edition Monster