Geeks + Gamers Staff Halloween Picks: Comic Books

The spookiest of seasons is upon us, and to appease the Ancient Gods of junk culture, nothing is closer to those old penny dreadfuls which saw the birth of Gothic Romances from Victorian times (spawning those scary, gory, and graphic stories appealing to humanity’s most primal and darkest instincts) than comic books. Unlike these magazines…

My Favorite Monsters

When it comes to iconic horror/Halloween characters, I think there are really two major categories. You’ve got the classic monsters like those popularized on film by Universal beginning in the 1930’s, and then, of course, the less fantastical serial killers and slashers. Today, we’re going to take a look at the former category and various…

REVIEW: The Haunting of Hill House (2018)

Earlier this month, Netflix rolled out it’s latest addition to their horror collection, The Haunting of Hill House. This ten-episode series is based on a 1959 book of the same name by Shirley Jackson, and while I have not yet read this novel, I have heard nothing but praise about the show from those who…

REVIEW: Castlevania Season 2 (2018)

Yesterday, Netflix dropped season two of Castlevania. The series is based on the video game Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse and season one premiered in July of 2017. I really enjoyed season one, though I found it a tad brief at four 22-minute episodes. Castlevania season 2 contains eight episodes and, beginning where season one left…