Posts Tagged ‘Zombies’
What was a pretty unchanged game over 4 decades has now, ironically, been given a new lease of life with the addition of Zombies. A 3rd dimension that really creates a sense of tension and uncertainty within a gain that already is quite tense at times.
To say Dana Fredsti is unconventional is an understatement. Before becoming an author, Dana was an actress and theatrical swordswoman. Dana’s most famous cinematic credits include Army of Darkness, where she was the armourer’s assistant and appeared as a sword-wielding deadite. Since leaving the world of acting behind her, Dana started a career as an […]
Officially launched last week, The Spawn of Lilith is Dana Fredsti’s latest urban-fantasy/horror novel, a new series following her Ashley Parker novels (which was described as “Buffy with zombies, but different.”) The Spawn of Lilith is a new setting for Fredsti, and thus a great jumping-on point for readers. The novel is set in Hollywood, […]
Be warned that this article contains minor spoilers. I’m not amateur when it comes to the walking dead. I have seen just about all there is to see so far and played every game based on the series I have come across, not to mention spending many nights reading the comics so naturally I was […]
Peter Ray Allison braves the terrors of HorrorCon to report on one of the largest horror conventions in the UK.
It’s a funny thing, the post-apocalyptic genre, and I don’t mean in a comedic sense, not that there aren’t end-times comedies out there. No, I just mean that no other genre breaks my willing suspension of disbelief quite like it, the tiniest of logic errors turns something that should be scary and suspenseful into something I […]
A few days ago, I got in from work and I wept. I wept for the tough decisions that I had been faced with, I wept for the blood that was now on my hands, I wept for the challenges looming ahead of me, but most of all I wept because of the person that […]
This coming weekend – Saturday, 20th June, my home town is once again hosting Dale-Con: The Return of the Jedi to Rochdale;, our very own con. Relatively new to the convention circuit but growing year on year, 2015’s promises to be bigger than ever, with the venue changing to Spotland Stadium to accommodate. Let me […]
One might think that the titanic juggernaut that is zombie fiction would be slowing by now. Pierre Boisserie has other ideas… The Rage graphic novels are set in the near future where a global pandemic of a mutated form of rabies has swept the world. This virus only affects children, turning them into psychotic killers […]
San Francisco author and theatrical swordfighter will be joining award-winning writer Ian Sales at the Sheffield Fantasy and Science Fiction meeting next month.