April 6, 2018
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An Interview With Horror Director Richard Rowntree

Indie directors work incredibly hard to get their vision out to people, and horror directors in particular seem to have a great love for their genre. Richard Rowntree is one such director, with two short films and one feature successfully crowdfunded in the past, and his newest vision in the works now...
March 27, 2018
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‘Citrus’ Season End Review: A Mature Love Story

Citrus features generous fan service to those into the yuri genre, from frequent fervent kisses to convenient shower censorship. However it never feels cheap, and the dominant part of the show is a rather mature love story between well developed and realized characters.
February 11, 2018

‘Citrus’ Mid-Season Review: Emotionally Charged Yuri Romance

Yuri drama/romance series Citrus has greatly impressed over the first half of the season, forming a dramatic and emotionally thrilling romance story between two unique characters. The series follows Yuzu Aihara, a girl who refers to herself as a 'gyaru'...
January 30, 2018

‘The Fear’ Lacks in FMV Frights, But Still Fascinates

In the world of old school FMV titles, The Fear could be one of the best, with its J-horror elements, themes ranging from demonic possession to astral projection, and the very well done and atmospheric mansion area the story takes place inside.
January 13, 2018

Yume Nikki: Dream Diary – New Project Gets Teaser Trailer and Countdown Site

Just a day after the 'Yume Nikki' release on Steam, a mysterious teaser trailer and countdown site for what a post on the Steam community page calls "the next YUME NIKKI PROJECT".
November 7, 2017
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With ‘The Woods’ Sugar Pine 7 Show Their Incredible Filmmaking Expertise

The Woods is highly recommended viewing for both fans of Sugar Pine 7, and for fans of horror content in general. They capture the essence of a slasher film, and mix it with the desperation found in isolation.
October 10, 2017

A Look at Some Lesser Known Survival Horror Gems

Survival horror is a subgenre of video games inspired by horror fiction that focuses on survival of the character as the game tries to frighten players with either horror graphics or scary ambience. It's a genre that's dipped in and out of fashion, but never truly disappeared.d thriving is a good sign for things to come.
August 29, 2017

‘Dogged’ Taps Into Our Fear of What Lurks In The Woods, And In Each Other

Dogged is a film deeply ingrained in the folk horror genre, set in a small coastal town hiding dark secrets and ancient ceremonies.
August 3, 2017
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Goomba Stomp’s Guide to J-Splatter Films

Here are some films to get you acquainted with the J-Splatter genre.
June 30, 2017
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‘Tokyo Xanadu’: Offers Shades of ‘Persona,’ But Doesn’t Quite Hit The Mark

For a game that is so heavily shaded in the Persona series' style, unfortunately the story of Tokyo Xanadu doesn't quite gain a grip.