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Universal Monsters Super7 Figures Are Here for Halloween  

Universal Monsters Super7 Figures Are Here for Halloween  

Universal Monsters are the lifeblood of horror and monster culture. They rose out of the graves from decades ago for a time where creativity and imagination blossomed in arts, books as well as the film industry. Mary Shelley‘s Frankenstein is still a literature classic and will always be a piece of history. It is no surprise to […]


Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat Bring BBC One's Dracula to MCM London Comic-Con

Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat Bring BBC One’s Dracula to MCM London Comic-Con

Sherlock and Doctor Who writers Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat are writing a brand-new adaptation of Bram Stoker’s classic vampire novel for BBC One and Netflix, and they’re bringing a first look at their new series to MCM London on Saturday 26th October. Oh look, I’m already planning to go to the show. That just […]


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“Dracula,” RuPaul, “Halo” & More: 7 Series to Keep on Your Radar [OPINION]

Greetings! Now we know there are waves and waves of “television” shows (our old-school way of including cable, streaming, etc.) out there, and an avalanche of more coming down the mountain in the next few months that everyone is super pumped about (Disney + Marvel shows? Apple TV+?) – but what about those shows that […]

Universal Monsters Ravensburger Board Game Horrified Coming August 1st

Universal Monsters Fans: “Horrified” is a Scary Good Table Top Experience

Universal Monsters fans have a new experience to pick up, as Ravensburger has released Horrified. The tabletop game aims to have given players the experience of being chased by the Universal Monsters themselves, including the Creature, Wolf Man, Dracula, Invisible Man, Mummy, Frankenstein, and the Bride. You must work together to defeat 2, 3 or […]

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Super7’s Boodega Universal Monsters SDCC Event Was Super-Packed

Super7, otherwise known around these parts as “that toy company Jeremy will not shut up about” started their first of two pop-up events at SDCC last night. After the success of last years Universal Monsters Boodega, the sequel is here! Revenge of the Boodega took over the San Diego location, and we joined in on […]

Universal Monsters Ravensburger Board Game Horrified Coming August 1st

Universal Monsters Ravensburger Game Horrified Coming August 1st

Universal Monsters board game Horrified is coming soon from Ravensburger, and this may be the UM game we fans have been waiting for. This will be a strategy based board game, where you control a team of heroes with a group to defeat the Universal Monsters. Depending on which classic monster you are up against- […]


‘Dracula’: Steven Moffat & Mark Gatiss’ BBC/Netflix Series Adds Cast, Directors

Three months after Steven Moffat (Doctor Who) and Mark Gatiss (Sherlock) revealed that filming on their highly anticipated Dracula series would begin “very soon” and production confirmed to be underway, the BBC/Netflix project announced Jonathan Aris (Black Mirror: Bandersnatch), Sacha Dhawan (The Boy With the Top Knot), Nathan Stewart-Jarrett (Misfits), Catherine Schell (On Her Majesty’s […]

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Running Through IDW’s Artist’s Edition Plans at Wondercon

I am typically not much of a fan of the convention panels where they just announce the new books for the next 6 to 12 months, but the IDW Artist’s Edition Panel is always an exception, and with both Scott Dunbier, Director of Special Projects for IDW and the person behind the concept of Artist’s […]


Dracula: ‘Spider’s Web’s’ Claes Bang Stakes Lead in Netflix, BBC Series

Netflix and the BBC have found their “Lord of the Vampires” in The Girl in the Spider’s Web‘s Claes Bang, casting the Danish actor in the lead role in the three-part series Dracula. Written and created by Sherlock‘s Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, the series is inspired by Bram Stoker’s classic novel and set in 1897 Transylvania […]

War of the Vampires Comes to Avengers in February

With all this talk of War of the Realms and how it will be the biggest Marvel super-mega-crossover event of all time, one might be tempted to forget about other wars being fought in the Marvel Universe. But as Marvel’s February solicits have reminded us, War is everywhere, and one is coming to Avengers. In […]

Castle of Horror: Dracula Introduced Parts Our Culture We Are Still Dealing With

This week we kick off a retrospective dedicated to the films of Bela Lugosi, beginning with Lugosi’s iconic star turn in the 1931 Dracula. This is a supersized discussion where we dive deep into the casting of Lugosi, the oddness of Lugosi’s performance, and the fealty of the movie (or not) to the book– and […]

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Playmobil Take Along Haunted House is a Halloween Must-Have

Playmobil and monsters go together like PB&J, and one needs to look no further than their Take Along Haunted House. As a huge horror nut with a six year old, it can be difficult to find things sometimes that the family can enjoy around Halloween. For me, its all spooky, all the time. For the […]

Dracula Series Coming to BBC, Netflix from Sherlock Team

It would appear that Netflix and BBC are teaming up with the creative pair behind Sherlock to bring an all-new series about Dracula to the public. Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat have been hard at work developing this new Dracula property for the better part of a year, and according to Variety, the BBC has ordered three 90-minute installments of […]

Winona Rider and Keanu Reeves May Actually Be Married Because of ‘Dracula’

This may be one of our favorite stories actress Winona Rider has ever told, and fans of Francis Ford Coppola‘s Dracula will no doubt feel the same way. You may recall that in the 1992 lush romantic horror film, Rider plays Mina Harker née Murray, the object of Prince Vlad’s attention and beloved of solicitor Jonathan Harker, played by Keanu Reeves. […]

Super7’s Boodega is a Universal Monsters Fan’s Dream

Super7 is hosting their second activation of the week in San Diego. That’s right, second. After the success of Hordak’s Lair, they had a tough act to follow. Luckily they had the right stuff to do it. The Universal Monsters Boodega was the big coming out party for their new line of products based on […]