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Coming Soon: Full Coverage of San Diego Comic Con

By Sarabeth Pollock @SarabethPollock It’s that time again! San Diego Comic Con is descending upon San Diego this week, and preparations are well underway! Take a look at how things are shaping up, and keep checking back for more SDCC updates throughout the week!

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Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con

By Sarabeth Pollock The Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con (ALVCC) took place June 19-21, and from all appearances it was hugely successful.  Comic and pop culture fans descended upon the South Point Hotel and Casino on the southernmost tip of the Las Vegas Strip for three days of fun in the summer heat.  (Yes, it […]

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The Shattering is Coming to DVD March 24th

Anyone involved with the horror industry, on either side of the creative line, understands the overall frustration with the mainstream branch of the genre; with franchise dominating fresh and original ideas, and star-power overwhelming the canvas where new talent should thrive. For these reasons, and more, horror fans have been turning to the independent film […]

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The Walking Dead S5E9 “What Happened and What’s Going On” Recap

Original Airdate: February 8, 2015 Welcome back, Walkers! It’s time to get this season started again! We begin as a shovel sifts through the earth.  A picture is on a desk.  Maggie and Noah sob.  Father Gabriel offers a blessing as we have flashbacks of the prison, and where everyone has been.  Noah tells Rick […]

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American Horror Story: Freakshow S04E13 “Curtain Call” Recap

Original Airdate: January 21, 2015 It’s the final night of the Freak Show, ladies and gentlemen! Dandy Mott is going to sing Cole Porter tunes.  The Freaks are out hanging new show posters, and while they work Penny contemplates leaving the show.  Paul points out that their show is a dying breed.  At least Dandy […]

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An Interview with Sylvain Reynard, Author of The Prince

I had the pleasure of interviewing New York Times bestselling author Sylvain Reynard about his new Florentine Series, debuting with The Prince on January 20, 2015.  He was kind enough to provide some insight into the creation of The Prince and the Prince’s world, as well as a glimpse of what’s to come in The […]



Roland The Conqueror

by Nathan Pettigrew: Roland brought the saw down to her waistline, breathing in, breathing out; he couldn’t calm down. The fact that he was even breathing in the presence of Sophia’s body was the very definition of insult t...
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Hemlock Grove S1E13 Recap: “Birth”

Original Release Date (Netflix): Friday April 19, 2013 And now the season finale of Hemlock Grove! I almost don’t want to write this, because it means that at least currently, the show is over. It’s always a little sad when...
by Queenie Thayer


“We can change our realities, our lives, if we understand them on a deeper level than simply the surface preconceptions.” -Gabrielle Faust

DarkMedia Interviews Gabrielle Faust: Entertainment personality and acclaimed horror and science fiction author Gabrielle Faust is most recognized for her vampire series Eternal Vigilance, which has a worldwide fan base in ove...
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History and the Paranormal

History and the Paranormal: A Working Relationship

by Mike Ricksecker: History and the paranormal go hand-in-hand. After all, the lives ghosts had lived on Earth are in the past. Their stories permeate the walls of the locations in which they haunt and appear, at times, in the ...
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The Vampire: From Ghoul to Teen Idol

by Phillip Donnelly: Vampires have become the idols of the young, adopting roles formerly played by pop stars and political messiahs. Where once a poster of Che Guevara or Jim Morrison might have graced a bedroom wall, a gloom...
by DarkMedia