Monster of the Week: Colour out of Space – 2020 | New 5th Edition Monster

Colour Out of Space

"They're not my family."  Apart from Tolkien, there is probably no bigger influence on the fantasy worlds that make up the backdrops of most tabletop games than H.P. Lovecraft. The weird horror he pioneered in the early 20th century not only helped create a genre, but spawned an entire industry around it.  Many of Lovecraft's … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Colour out of Space – 2020 | New 5th Edition Monster

Monster of the Week: Crawling Eye (Trollenburg Terror) – 1958 | New 5th Edition Monster

"A freak of nature." A decent '50's horror, the Trollenburg Terror or as it was known in America, The Crawling Eye, featured a humongous cranium monster with tentacles and a single giant menacing eye that stalked its victims in the Swiss Alps. While not a classic, the film inspired countless other works including John Carpenter's … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Crawling Eye (Trollenburg Terror) – 1958 | New 5th Edition Monster

Monster of the Week: Nightbeast (Nightbeast) – 1982 | New 5th Edition Monster

"Why don't you just blow the thing's head off, dad?"Nightbeast (1982) is not a good movie.Any horror fan who has heard of Don Dohler (R.I.P. 2006), knows the cult status of the b-movie director and his low-budget science-fiction/horror films. The stilted dialogue, cheesy special effects, near non-existent character-development, juvenile plots and uncomfortably long 'romance' scenes … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Nightbeast (Nightbeast) – 1982 | New 5th Edition Monster

Monster of the Week: Reverser (Lily C.A.T.) – 1987 | New 5th Edition Monster

"Think of ways to live!"Practically beat-by-beat re-hashing of films like Alien and The Thing, the 1987 Anime Lily C.A.T. delivers a fairly formulaic science-fiction horror with a few twists here and there that keep it engaging enough to watch from start to finish. A 23rd century crew of interstellar planet surveyors awaken from a 20 year … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Reverser (Lily C.A.T.) – 1987 | New 5th Edition Monster

Alien (1979): Explorer’s Suit | New 5th Edition Item

In the infinite worlds of the multiverse, some civilizations have achieved greatness not through might and magic, but through tenacity and technology. Perfect for campaigns on the Astral Sea, deep in the far flung reaches of the Elemental Chaos or simply deep dives on the material plane, the Explorer's suit can make any quest a … Continue reading Alien (1979): Explorer’s Suit | New 5th Edition Item