From the Vaults: Cast a Deadlly Spell


“Magic. Gives me the shakes what you can buy in this town.”

Cast A Deadly Spell is a somewhat tongue-in-cheek urban fantasy with a late 1940s Film Noir backdrop.  This alternate history of LA features a city gone mad after magic becomes just as common practice as sports night at the pub.  Occultists and mobsters seek far and wide for diabolic tomes and eldritch artifacts.  Even our main character shares his office with a witch.  So, welcome to Las Angeles; where you won’t just need a gun, but a book of spells too!

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From The Vaults: A Look at Blue Cheer

This was from a theme month where I looked back at “forgotten greats”. In this one, I looked at heavy metal pioneers, “Blue Cheer”

Blue Cheer

(Leigh, Dickie, and Paul, the original members of the band)

When people think of the origins of heavy metal, the first band to come up is Black Sabbath. However, many have speculated that one of Sabbath’s greatest influences also deserves that title. While many consider Heavy metal to come from one source, it’s more so a mix of several groups, including this one.
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From The Vaults: Collab Review – Watership Down

Please enjoy another review from the Vaults. Yes, this was back when I thought going by “Necrotik” was edgy and stuff… Old shame? No matter, enjoy!

Watership Down

“ANGRY BUNNEH KNOWS DA TRUFF!” – A tired me trying to be funny while watching this.

Collaboration with my werewolf friend!
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From the Vaults: Ralph Bakshi’s Wizards

This review was part of a “animated cult classics” month that I did a ways back, if case you were wondering about context.

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Insano Post-Apocalyptic Science Fantasy with robots, elves, demons, and mutants.  This isn’t Gamma World, this is WIZARDS!

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