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Minutes at the Edge #10 – The Geeks Shall Inherit the Solar System

| 3. August 2015

Today’s episode of Minutes at the Edge is a very happy one. I talk about the New Horizon mission to Pluto, the discoveries made and the geek fest the people at NASA had naming the geological structures they found on Pluto and Charon. Please enjoy this shiny podcast!     And here are some links […]

Cthulhu iPhone/iPad Game

| 31. Januar 2012

Oh well, I should have known, since I am taking a vacation at one of the centers of cult activity around the globe… Anyway, yesterday evening a few local folks and me were sitting around a table in the lobby of the Gilman House and one of them brought the following to my attention:   […]

Mythos Hymn

| 21. Januar 2012

I am a fan of Neil Young. I own several albums and Keep on Rocking in the Free World and Hey hey, my my are two of my all-time favourites. I also noticed recently Hey hey, my my can be turned into a Cthulhu Mythos hymn quite easily: Hey hey, my my Great Old Ones […]

When Cthulhu met The Highlander

| 10. Dezember 2011

A commenter on my blog, Celestial Elf, shared this one with me recently. As a devoted Cthulhu cultist it is my holy duty to share it with you, let the insanity commence: Iä! everybody…  

Meat Cthulhu – Epic Meal Time

| 11. Oktober 2011

This is quite a different take on the Cthulhu Mythos, but it definitely adds another dimension to the horror: And that is all for today, since my jaw is less wise now than it was this morning.

Tintin vs Cthulhu

| 12. September 2011

There is something I have in common with Wilbur Waitley, I have a twin brother. As the same has said, we are both very much like our father and this is another Lovecraftian inside joke. Anyway, my dear brother has brought my attention to a hilarious mash-up between the Cthulhu Mythos and Tintin, the much […]

Lovecraftian Numerology

| 20. August 2011

First things first: Happy Birthday, Mr. Lovecraft. If you would still be with us today, you would be 121 years old. 121 is a very interesting number in deed… Let me demonstrate, I found the following this very night in a dream: You see, 121 is 11 squared. Eleven is 1 and 1 which equals […]

So many good things in one place

| 2. August 2011

The earth has yet again completed another orbit and again it is time for the Parsec Awards. The nominations have been closed and the finalists have been announced. When I went through the shortlist, I was mightily pleased to find a number of podcasts amongst the nominees I regularly listen to. So today, I give […]

The Infernal Device Loot

| 1. August 2011

Oh happy day! Today, the loot for my support of The Infernal Device arrived! YES! Now I can truely and honestly say: I’ve got the t-shirt. Even better, I also got the clouring-book and an original piece of art which will soon be framed. So this is part of the loot: Yes, the nice apparition […]

The Kawaii-Drift of Cthulhu

| 15. Juli 2011

My friend Nancy Overbury recently posed this question over at her blog: Cthulhu Fans… What happened to all the Evil? A valid question and one that has come up within the Lovecraft Community on a number of occasions. Among others, Chad Fifer, Chris Lackey and Andrew Leman discussed this on the side once in an […]