Looking For Lovecraft

Looking around for Lovecraft related material on the internet?

First, here’s an interesting review about a one-man-show based on “The Call of Cthulhu.” And here’s a trailer for it:

Nothing mixes like Cthulhu and game shows. Here’s a clip from Mastermind, a British quiz program in which a contestant is battered by questions about […]

Gaming Cthulhu

Fans of Lovecraft and particularly fans of The Call of Cthulhu roleplay games, know beggars can’t be choosers when it comes to videogames. We eagerly watch the internet for some mention of a game which, even if it isn’t directly based on Lovecraft, is at least described in Lovecraftian terms. Eternal Darkness for the Gamecube […]

Looking back at The Haunted Palace

Mention director Roger Corman and horror fans immediately and correctly start thinking about the late Vincent Price. Together they gave us such Sixties cult classics as The House of Usher, The Pit and the Pendulum, The Raven, The Tomb of Ligea, and of course, H.P. Lovecraft’s The Haunted Palace.

Wait. Weren’t all those aforementioned films […]

Remembering The Science Fiction Author

Discussing H.P.Lovecraft’s role as horror author, some people tend to forget that much of his work may actually fall under the heading of science fiction. Fundamentally, At the Mountains of Madness, “The Colour Out Of Space,” and “From Beyond,” all focus on concepts of alien worlds and intelligences, and altered states of perception which ignite […]

Contest: Haiku for Cthulhu

To help celebrate Cthulhu month at Elder Signs Press, we are kicking off the Haiku for Cthulhu contest. Poems can be funny or filled with cosmic horror but must be about Cthulhu. Submit as often as you’d like before February 1st.

1st prize: $5.00, publication in the e-edition of Dark Wisdom Online, your choice of […]

August Belongs to Cthulhu

ESP Books, famous for our love of a certain snoozing Great Old One, is dedicating the month of August to Cthulhu. To celebrate Lovecraft’s most famous creation, we are kicking off the Haiku for Cthulhu contest alongside added bits of yog-sothery at the ESP site August 1st. Check back each day for fresh author interviews, […]