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A week of reviews: Day of the Tentacle Remastered

With my Christmas break and a Steam sale full of games to sift through, it’s safe to say I’ve bought a lot of new gaming material. 475 more words


First trailer for Alien: Covenant goes for the gore

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Strap yourselves in, because Ridley Scott is trying to reinvigorate the Alien franchise with Covenant, an action thriller in the vein of Aliens. 488 more words



  • Where is this?
  • What does the tentacle belong to? Where did it come from? Is it the only one? Is it real?
  • Why does the boy have a sword?
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Tentacular, tentacular!

(Source: arstechnica.com)

This story originally ran on April 1, 2011.

Who needs yet another predictably lame fake news story to brighten up their April 1st? 696 more words


Adventures in Paranormal Buffoonery

Several years ago, I batched up this quick drawing for a freelance assignment for a book cover. Unfortunately, the image didn’t cut it, though I’ve always been fond of the ridiculous situation these two hapless protagonists found themselves in. 16 more words


Monster Outfit 1

This post is a sequel to the Halloween preparations posts, but because Halloween is over I changed the title of the posts.

The monster outfit wasn’t complete yet with the claw hand and the wings, a tentacle was also needed. 105 more words


John’s Horror Corner: Metamorphosis: The Alien Factor (1990), a gory callback to The Thing (1982) complete with mutant alien parasites and gooey transformations.

This gory B-movie callback to The Thing (1982) was far better than expected.  More of a B+ movie, the creature effects were frequent, diverse, fun and satisfying—so I’d highly recommend this to fans of monster movies and old school practical effects. 527 more words

John Leavengood