Apps

Call of Night app: sunrise, moonrise and more!

There’s a new app out in the app store that could be a night creature’s best friend – it’ called the Call of Night made by Jebs Apps, LLC.  So is it an app a shifter might like?  We recently tried out Call of Night, and here’s what we think: What it’s about: When you open the app a one page screen comes up divided into four sections – Location, Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon.  Each section lists the important times of night for that section.  You’ll want to start by putting in your location in the top section, then...
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zombies

Thanksgiving Zombie Walk

“We should all be thankful we have a human to eat.” A quote from a walking zombie in the first ever Queens Thanksgiving Zombie walk which took place in Astoria, New York on November 19, 2011. During the Queens Thanksgiving zombie walk, hundreds of people turned themselves into zombies and stumbled down the street searching not for turkey, but for brains and human flesh.  Ahhh…Thanksgiving… what a festive time of year. Zombie Walk Facts!….did you know… there are “pub crawl” zombie walks? one possible adverse side effect that locals complain about after zombie walks is “zombie gore” there is...
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Werewolves

Food contamination created werewolf hysteria?!

There is a theory among modern-day historians that study werewolf legends and beliefs that food contamination created werewolf hysteria, and there are no real werewolves. Food Contamination!?! The theory involving the “food contamination” idea is sometimes used by historians to explain many of the sightings reported in medieval times. They claim that werewolves do not really exist, but rather are just mere halluciantions.  Historians say that during medieval times people sometimes ate food that was contaminated with an “ergot infection”. Ergot is a fungus that grows on grains such as rye and wheat in wet, cold conditions. An ergot...
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Vampires

Blade VS Selene

In a battle of Blade Vs. Selene, who would win?? Blade Selene Gender: Man Gender: Woman Species: Half Vampire / Half Mortal Species: Vampire Occupation: Vampire Slayer Occupation: Former Death Dealer BLADE may seem the clear winner In a fight between BLADE (from the movie Blade, based on the Marvel Comics) and Selene (from the movie Underworld, based on the Marvel Comics), it may seem clear at first that Blade would win.  Blade is after all practically professional at vampire slaying – in fact, he’s dedicated his life to it. He knows vampires, where their lairs are, how to...
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Werewolves

Can you Howl? Learn!

The technique for howling can come easily and instinctively for some, but for others it can sometimes be something that you have to work at.  The steps on how to howl are fairly easy to follow, and for those who are not naturals at the start, practice and repetition can quickly improve your technique.  A good howl can be used to communicate with pack members, used to convey emotion – and also can be heard for great distances!! One of the easiest methods in learning the technique on how to howl is by listening to howls.  A werewolf’s howl...
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