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Lair of the Beasts: Creatures and a Conference by Nick Redfern, Columnist and Monster Hunter
(November 10, 2012)
It’s true to say that I have pursued reports of Bigfoot, and other mysterious, hairy, man-like beasts just about here, there and everywhere. But, only once have I chased the creature while I was actually speaking at a conference! Yep, evidently, when you

Top 5 Conan Stories for King Conan by Tim Janson, Columnist and Critic
(November 02, 2012)
When it was announced recently that Arnold Schwarzeneggar would be returning to play Conan the Barbarian, the role that made him a star thirty years ago, it was met with a fair amount of derision and outrage from film fans.  “He’s too old to play Cona

Cusack for Cell by Robert T. Trate, News Editor
(November 01, 2012)
Stephen King has made an official announcement that he and Adam Alleca (writer of Last House on the Left) have adapted “Cell” for the big screen. “Cell” was king’s original novel about the world thrown into chaos after a catastrophe involving cel

Tuesday Terrors: We Review Chernobyl Diaries and Greystone Park by Tim Janson, Columnist and Critic
(October 30, 2012)
Welcome to this week’s Tuesday Terrors, the final column before Halloween. And I’ve got plenty of horror treats for you this week including reviews of three new films on DVD, and Lisa Morton’s outstanding Trick or Treat: A History of Halloween. We

Art of Todd McFarlane Book by Robert T. Trate , News Editor
(October 23, 2012)
It’s hard to deny the impact Todd McFarlane had on comics (and action figures). Have you ever wondered just how this comic artist created his own empire? A new book, by McFarlane, is coming this holiday season. Here is the official word from Todd McFarla

Lair of the Beasts: Blood Sucking Monsters by Nick Redfern, Columnist and Monster Hunter
(October 13, 2012)
Mention the word “vampire” to most people and, depending on their age and the era in which they grew up, it will inevitably provoke a wide variety of imagery. For some, it will be 1940s-1960s memories of black-cloaked characters roaming around creepy,

Lair of the Beasts: A Monster among the Graves by Nick Redfern, Columnist and Monster Hunter
(October 05, 2012)
A cemetery in Guadalajara, Mexico that is noted for its highly decorative architecture, pillared buildings, elegant tombs and spacious, tree-enveloped grounds, Panteon de Belen was built in 1848 and closed its doors four years before the dawning of the twe

Lair of the Beasts: A Werewolf of the Woods by Nick Redfern, Columnist and Monster Hunter
(September 29, 2012)
It all began in April 2007, when a well-respected group of paranormal investigators – the West Midlands Ghost Club – traveled out to the Cannock Chase woods of Staffordshire, England to investigate newly-surfaced reports of what witnesses described as

New DIVERGENT Behind the Scenes and Posters by Robert T. Trate, News Editor
(September 24, 2012)
Summit Entertainment has released two new posters for the adaptation of VERONICA ROTH’s book Divergent. Check out the posters of Tris (SHAILENE WOODLEY) and Four (THEO JAMES) below. Summit Entertainment has also released a preview titled “Taking a Stan

Lair of the Beasts The Svokan: Myth vs Reality by Nick Redfern, Monster Hunter and Columnist
(September 22, 2012)
Who would ever have thought that an entire range of mountains could be considered definitively monstrous? Probably not many, that’s for sure. But, it can definitely be said about the spectacular Caucasus Mountains situated in Eurasia, between the Caspian

Shining Sequel Release Date by Robert T. Trate, News Editor
(September 19, 2012)
Entertainment Weekly has released the news that horror author Stephen King as date for his Shinning Sequel. The author posted on his website yesterday that the sequel will be released September 24th, 2013. The book will be titled “Doctor Sleep”.

Tolkien Week by Robert T. Trate, News Editor
(September 16, 2012)
This week has been dubbed Tolkien Week by Weta. It will feature some surprises and a new trailer for The Hobbit. Why? It is in celebration of the 75 Anniversary of the release of The Hobbit novel as well as combined birthday’s of Bilbo and Frodo’s on t

Lair of the Beasts: A Genuine Dragon? by Nick Redfern, Monster Hunter and Columnist
(September 15, 2012)
Just like its famous cousin off the coast of Florida – the infamous Bermuda Triangle – the Devil’s Sea, which is situated near Miyake Island, and approximately one hundred kilometers south of Japan’s capital city of Tokyo, can also claim to be resp

Lair of the Beasts: Ghostly Animals by Nick Redfern, Monster Hunter and Columnist
(September 08, 2012)
Back in the mid-1800s, the U.S. Army embarked upon a little-known, but fascinating, project to try and counter the severe problem of so many of its pack-horses dying in the overwhelming heat of the southwest, and particularly so in a certain part of the Ca

Lair of the Beasts: Real-Life Baskerville Beasts by Nick Redfern, Columnist and Monster Hunter
(September 01, 2012)
Imagine the scene: it’s late one cold, dark, winter’s eve in a little old hamlet in central England. You’re walking home, along a winding, tree-shrouded old road with only the light of an eerie full moon to illuminate your path. But, as you continue

Tuesday Terrors: New teaser trailers for American Horror Story Season Two by Tim Janson, Columnist and Critic
(August 28, 2012)
Joe Dante Returns to Horror. Joe Dante of Gremlins and The Howling fame returns to the horror genre this September with The Hole. Susan and her sons Dane and Lucas Thompson move from Brooklyn to Bensonville, in the countryside. Dane is upset with the con

Shock-O-Rama: A Legendary Pedigree by Chuck Francisco, Columnist and Critic
(August 25, 2012)
We live in a world of lists. "Top ten" or "best of" whatever, as humans we instinctually expend effort in quantifying the chaotic world around us. We've been doing it for our whole existence, in various forms. So the natural evolution of this should not ca

The Dark Tower Falls by Robert T. Trate, News Editor
(August 21, 2012)
Six months ago, EW wrote a very different headline: “‘The Dark Tower’ lives.“

Lair of the Beasts: The Last Mammoth? by Nick Redfern , Columnist and Monster Hunter
(August 18, 2012)
The Mammoth was a majestic and legendary creature that roamed the lonely wilds of North America, the vast expanses of Western Europe, and the harsh, frozen lands of northern Russia during the Pleistocene era, and which is generally accepted as having final

Lair of the Beasts: A Vietnamese Monster by Nick Redfern , Columnist and Monster Hunter
(August 11, 2012)
In July 2009, the construction began of a truly massive bridge over the Han River, home to the South Vietnam city of Da Nang. With a planned overall length of more than 2,200 feet and a width of 123 feet, it will, when finally completed in late 2012 or ear

Batmobile A Complete History and The Dark Night Manual Book Review by Tim Janson, Columnist and Critic
(August 07, 2012)
With the release of The Dark Night Rises there have been the usual swarm of media tie-in items and today we’re going to look at two new and beautiful hardcover books from Insight Editions that any Batmaniac with want to add to their library.

Lair of the Beasts: The Creature in the Castle by Nick Redfern , Columnist and Monster Hunter
(August 04, 2012)
Situated just west of Forfar, Scotland, Glamis Castle is referred to by Shakespeare in Macbeth; Macbeth of its title having killed King Duncan there in 1040. And it is also at the castle where assassins murdered King Malcolm II in 1034. In addition, Glamis

Tuesday Terrors: The First Trailer for Silent Hill: Revelation by Tim Janson, Columnist and TV Critic
(July 31, 2012)
Silent Hill: Revelation 3D Trailer. In our last column we showed you a clip from Silent Hill: Revelation and now we’ve got the official trailer. For years, Heather Mason (Adelaide Clemens) and her father (Sean Bean) have been on the run, always one ste

The Shining Sequel and Prequel by Robert T. Trate, News Editor
(July 30, 2012)
So, which would you rather see at this point, because at least one of them is coming: the story of Jack Torrance before the events at the Overlook Hotel or what happens to Danny afterward? If your answer is "neither," well too bad, because at least one of

Mockingjay Two Movies? by Robert T. Trate, News Editor
(July 11, 2012)
Lionsgate has just let loose a veritable Cornucopia of release details. Only shortly after confirming the addition of Philip Seymour Hoffman to the cast of Catching Fire, the studio has announced that they plan to split Mockingjay—the final novel in Suza

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