Diving into the contrasts and evolution of monsters between their folklore origins and contemporary depictions in various media. Discussions center on film, video games, and literature.
November 12th, 2017 | 1 hr 27 mins
bugs, monsters, starship troopers, warhammer 40k
We discuss creatures from the film, Starship Troopers.
November 5th, 2017 | 1 hr 20 mins
monster, train to busan, zombie
We talk about the film, Train to Busan, and its animated prequel, Seoul Station.
October 22nd, 2017 | 1 hr 35 mins
kingdom death monster, monster, the mist
We discuss the film, The Mist, and have a little chat about a board game before hand.
October 14th, 2017 | 1 hr 6 mins
monster, until dawn, wendigo
We discuss the folklore behind the Wendigo, as well as the contrasts representing it in popular culture.
October 4th, 2017 | 1 hr 38 mins
godzilla, kaiju, monster
We're back with Kaiju, discussing the film, Shin Godzilla.
October 1st, 2017 | 55 mins 45 secs
lovecraft, monster, the dunwich horror
We discuss the H.P. Lovecraft story, The Dunwich Horror.
September 23rd, 2017 | 1 hr 56 mins
john carpenter, monsters, space, the thing
Matt, Dave, Cameron, and Josh Crowe from Dark Insight, discuss the John Carpenter film, The Thing, as well as the origins of the creature.
September 16th, 2017 | 1 hr 11 mins
ghoul, h.p. lovecraft, monsters
We discuss three H.P. Lovecraft's tales, The Beast in the Cave, Pickman's Model, and The Horror at Red Hook.
September 9th, 2017 | 1 hr 11 mins
fairy, faun, guillermo del toro, monsters, pans labyrinth
We discuss the film, Pan's Labyrinth.
September 3rd, 2017 | 1 hr 6 mins
ghosts, john carpenter, monsters, revenant, the fog
We discuss the John Carpenter film, The Fog, and its portrayal of Revenants.
August 27th, 2017 | 1 hr 7 mins
monster, nioh, video games, yokai
We discuss folklore and monsters as encountered in the video game, NiOH.
August 20th, 2017 | 1 hr 7 mins
demon, doom, monster, video games
We make our return to the Monsters in the Doom series.