Monster of the Week: Clinger (Underwater) – 2020| New 5th Edition Monster

We drilled to the bottom of the ocean, and we don’t know what came out. Released in the traditional dump month of January, Underwater (2020) stars Kristen Stewart of Twilight franchise fame as she and a handful of crew members try to flee a deep-water drilling rig, miles below the surface of the ocean. I … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Clinger (Underwater) – 2020| New 5th Edition Monster

Zombie of the Week: The Jangly Man – Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)| New 5th Edition Monster

Me tie dough-ty walker If you grew up in the eighties or even early nineties, there's probably a good chance you read or at least heard about the illustrated horror children's books Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. Like Dungeons & Dragons, the books were controversial in their day - with good reason. The … Continue reading Zombie of the Week: The Jangly Man – Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)| New 5th Edition Monster

Criminal of the Week: Soul- Eater (Supernatural) | New 5th Edition NPC

Like most of the rest of its bestiary, Soul-Eaters from the dark-fantasy show Supernatural, are based on real-world folklore. African tales from the Hausa peoples of Niger and Nigeria, among others, are often told in close relation  and connected to the more common myths of zombies and witches. The slaves that were brought to the … Continue reading Criminal of the Week: Soul- Eater (Supernatural) | New 5th Edition NPC

Monster of the Week: Giant Lepus (Night of the Lepus) – 1972 | New 5th Edition Monster

There is a herd of killer rabbits headed this way and we desperately need your help! Panned on its release, the 1972 horror disaster, Night of the Lepus, featured one of film's least terrifying monsters - giant bunny rabbits. Released during a wave of horror environmentalist movies, the studio looked ready to cash in on … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Giant Lepus (Night of the Lepus) – 1972 | New 5th Edition Monster