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Charlie Charlie – USA, 2016

‘Play the game if you dare’ Charlie Charlie is a 2016 American horror film directed by Derek Presley from a screenplay by Cody Berry and Tom Zembrod. It stars Bryan Massey, Todd Jenkins and Gwendolynn Murphy. An eccentric haunted house owner invites a group of hapless… Read More ›

Zombie-Opoly – board game

‘This game is rotten!’ Zombie-Opoly is a 2013 American board game created by games manufacturer Late for the Sky of Cincinnati, Ohio. It is based upon the classic capitalist board game Monopoly. The game includes six silver player pieces consisting of a shovel,… Read More ›

Cassandra Peterson aka Elvira, Mistress of the Dark – actress

Cassandra Peterson (born September 17, 1951) is an American actress best known for her portrayal of the horror hostess character Elvira, Mistress of the Dark. She gained fame on Los Angeles television station KHJ wearing a black, gothic, revealing, cleavage-enhancing gown as host of Movie Macabre, a weekly horror movie presentation. Born in Kansas, Peterson grew… Read More ›

Alien: Isolation – video game

Alien: Isolation is an upcoming first-person survival horror stealth game developed by The Creative Assembly, based in West Sussex, and published by Sega. Though the game is set in the future, the technology depicted the game is made to look as if it were designed in the 1970s in… Read More ›

Midnight Mutants – computer game

Midnight Mutants is a computer game for the Atari 7800 ProSystem, developed by Radioactive Software and published by Atari Corporation in 1990. It features a likeness of Al Lewis, dressed as Grandpa Munster, playing the role of “Grampa.” The game was one of the last releases for the… Read More ›

Horror Pinball Machines

Pinball machines as we now know them first appeared in the early 1930’s and almost immediately were seized upon as opportunities for branding and cash-ins of all shape and form, from sports to popular culture. Cutting through the chaff and… Read More ›

Slime – toy, 1976

Slime was a toy product manufactured by Mattel, sold in a plastic rubbish bin and introduced in the winter of 1976. It consisting of a non-toxic viscous, oozing green material made primarily from guar gum. Different variations of Slime were released over the years, including… Read More ›

Alan Wake – video game

Alan Wake is a psychological horror video game developed by Remedy Entertainment and published by Microsoft Game Studios. It was released for the Xbox 360 in May 2010 and Microsoft Windows in 2012. The story follows best-selling thriller novelist Alan Wake, as… Read More ›

Monster Munch – video game

Monster Munch is 1983 indirect clone of Pac-Man for the Commodore 64 developed by Mark Trotter for Atlantis Software. Players were advised to: ‘Guide ‘Munchie’ around the maze and help him to eat all the white dots. Watch out for the monsters. If they catch ‘Munchie’, one of… Read More ›

Vampire Season – video game

Vampire Season – also known as Vampire Season Monster Defense – is a Tower Defense/Strategy video game produced by Brainz and A Little Birdie Entertainment. It was released on June 28, 2012 for iOS devices. There are thirty levels spread across three themed chapters. Vlad Cosmo Tepes, better… Read More ›

Aliens: Colonial Marines

Aliens: Colonial Marines is an upcoming video game to be released February 12 by Gearbox Software and is to be published by Sega for Microsoft Windows,PlayStation 3, Wii U and Xbox 360. It is the third Aliens title that Sega has produced: the first was Aliens vs. Predator in 2010, and the second was Aliens Infestation in… Read More ›