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The Truth Behind the History of the Necronomicon
I don't think there are many people out there who haven't heard of the Necronomicon and the dreadful things connected with it. We've all heard the theories about how it is a Satanist tool; actual copies of the book are bound in human skin and how you risk...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
The Necronomicon
There are those who believe in this grimoire, in its existence and in its potency, and there are those who do not. Those who believe say that this grimoire, originally named Al Azif, and written by Abdul Alhazred around 700 AD, contains the rituals that, if...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
Gaulish. A derivation from Nuada, and as such revered during Roman times. This name has the somewhat unenviable distinction of being borrowed by H. P. Lovecraft to play a bit part in his famous Cthulhu Cycle....
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Travel To The Worlds Of H.P. Lovecraft With These Fantastic Posters
We're suckers for fantastic travel posters, and artist Steve Thomas has created a set that we absolutely have to put up on our walls: posters inspired by the works of H.P. Lovecraft!
HP Lovecraft, Evangelist of the Sublime
Most people know that Grimm's Fairy Tales are not the watered-down stuff Walt Disney gave us. They're much darker, far grimmer. Two questions arise in my mind at the thought: first, what purpose did the real stories serve?
Could Cthulhu trump the other Super Tuesday contenders?
It's not Hawaii, though: it's R'lyeh, the lost sunken city where, according to Lovecraft, Cthulhu waits to take control of the world. And there's no point asking to see his passport … millennia-old Cthulhu predates such bona fides.

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