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: 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

Monster of the Week: King Paimon(Hereditary) – 2018 | New 5th Edition Monster

You are Paimon, one of the eight kings of Hell. We have looked to the Northwest and called you in. It's really hard to talk about this movie without major spoilers. That said, here goes. I didn't see Hereditary in theaters, rather I waited until it came out on home release and then I got … Continue reading Monster of the Week: King Paimon(Hereditary) – 2018 | New 5th Edition Monster

Mandy (2018) – Magic of Abraxas | 5E Magic Items

 Bring me the horn of Abraxas. The being known as Abraxas has been worshiped or feared among many cultures throughout history. As an archon, as god, as a demon - each manifestation has displayed similarities owing to a common origin in the distant past of Near East mythology. In Panos Cosmatos' Mandy (2018), Abraxas is … Continue reading Mandy (2018) – Magic of Abraxas | 5E Magic Items