Monster of the Week: Triffid (The Day of the Triffids) – 1962 | New 5th Edition Monster

Triffid

"Brought to Earth by a meteor shower..." A classic science-fiction horror with a slow, almost mystery-like vibe to it, the 1962 monster film The Day of the Triffids spawned multiple remakes and helped cement the term triffid in the British lexicon as a tall, invasive and menacing plant. Based on the novel by the same … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Triffid (The Day of the Triffids) – 1962 | New 5th Edition Monster

Tome of the Week: Bible of Amet (Beyond Darkness) – 1990 | New 5th Edition Item

Bible of Amet

"I didn't just murder all those children, I also devoured their souls." A reverend and his wife come to find their house is haunted by the spirit of a serial killer that worshipped a demonic force. Fueled by the souls of children murdered during her living days, the spirit becomes obsessed with reverend's son and … Continue reading Tome of the Week: Bible of Amet (Beyond Darkness) – 1990 | New 5th Edition Item

Zombie of the Week: Tumbbad | New 5th Edition Dungeon Hazard

Zombie - Tumbbad - Hazard

Take it! The 2018 horror film Tumbbad is an excellent tale of greed, capitalism and redemption. At its core though, is a family drama, one that pits generation against generation in a drive to acquire wealth no matter the cost. While not a traditional zombie tale, Tumbbad has creatures bearing the unmistakable traditional hallmarks of … Continue reading Zombie of the Week: Tumbbad | New 5th Edition Dungeon Hazard

Monster of the Week: Poltergeist (Mama) – 2013 | New 5th Edition Monster

Mama (2013) - Poltergeist

"Don't look at her! Executive produced by Guillermo del Toro Gómez (Pan's Labyrinth) and directed by Andy Muschietti (It - 2019) in his directorial debut, the paranormal Mama (2013) is a fairly prosaic ghost movie about a pair of children raised by a poltergeist.  The film is pretty formulaic in delivering its paranormal plot, with … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Poltergeist (Mama) – 2013 | New 5th Edition Monster