The Archetype of The Eternal Wanderer

Column by Rajan Khanna November 27, 2012
A look at the archetype of the Eternal Wanderer in fantasy fiction and what makes this type of character so attractive.
FX Orders Pilot Based On Guillermo del Toro's Vampire Novels

FX Orders Pilot Based On Guillermo del Toro's Vampire Novels

News by Rob Hart September 21, 2012
The series would follow the three books del Toro wrote with Chuck Hogan, about scary-ass vampires and a nuclear holocaust and other cool stuff.
Abigail Gibbs 'The Dark Heroine'

18-Year-Old Signs Six-Figure Deal With HarperCollins For Vampire Series

News by Kimberly Turner September 13, 2012
After hitting 17 million readers on Wattpad, 18-year-old Abigail Gibbs scores big with her bloodier, edgier, more British version of 'Twilight.'
'I Am Legend' Vampire Novel Of The Century

Richard Matheson's 'I Am Legend' Named Vampire Novel Of The Century

News by Rob Hart April 5, 2012
Matheson's novel, about a lone human surviving a world overrun by vampires, was picked for the award that was created in conjunction with the estate of Bram Stoker.

Book Brawl: The Strain vs. The Passage

Column by Meredith Borders February 21, 2012
Duking it out in the ring this month, we have the first novels in concurrent vampire trilogies: THE PASSAGE by Justin Cronin and THE STRAIN by Guillermo del Toro.

Beyond the Zombie: Something Ominous is Missing from Horror Fiction

Column by Jack Joslin February 8, 2012
An analysis of what's missing in our conception of "horror" — should we drop zombies and vampires and return to the essence of being terrified?

Vampires: No Longer “The Ultimate Zipless Fuck?”

Column by Karina Wilson November 18, 2011
This month's LURID column: Has Twilight sucked all the fun out of vampire sex?
Sparkly vampires earn the ire of real vampires

Anne Rice Weighs In On The Debate Of Our Times: Should Vampires Sparkle?

News by Rob Hart October 31, 2011
Vampire Queen Anne Rice has sparked quite a bit of discussion on her Facebook page about the sparkly nature of vampires.