Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Season 13 Episode 8: Bloodstone Part Two

 

Greetings, Cromrades! Today, The Cromcast Crew returns with a further analysis of "Bloodstone" by Karl Edward Wagner in part two of our three part reading. We venture deeper into the local politics, hear the low rumbling of a frog army, and try to unravel the Gordian knot of Kane's machinations. Join us for a weird story and some weird discussion!



One Things

Luke: Educate yourself in entertaining style with 80's horror reference book such as Mike Ashley's "Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction". 

Jon: Things are looking scientific in, "Pokenatomy" by Christopher Stoll

Josh: Enjoy some late aughts entertainment with bright colors and death in "Pushing Daisies"



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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Season 13, Episode 7: Bloodstone, Part I

Hail, Cromrades! We return with another episode as we continue down the Left-Handed Path! Here we discuss the front chunk of 'Bloodstone.' Be sure to check out our story list for details and links to ebooks!

One Things

Jon: Ostrander and Mandrake's run on the 'Martian Manhunter.' Get into some funny books!

Josh: Tim Burton 'Batman' films... You're due for a re-watch!

Luke: 'Ummon,' by Slift. Give this record a spin!!!


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Monday, February 15, 2021

Season 13, Episode 6: Sing A Last Song of Valdese

 

Welcome back, Cromrades! The winter is long and cold, and we have a chilling tale of vengeance for you to read in this season of darkness. Buckle up, and prepare to Sing A Last Song of Valdese with us. You know how it goes, don't you? Just in case you don't, we invited our pal Rusty Burke to join us for the chorus. So loosen up those vocal cords and hum a few bars with us, won't you? 



One Things
Rusty: Robert E. Howard - A Closer Look by Charles Hoffman and Mark Cerasini from Hippocampus Press.
Jon: The Legend of Korra, an animated series following Avatar: The Last Airbender. 
Josh: The re-released 1st edition of West End Games' Star Wars Roleplaying Game
Luke: Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia. 

Next time: We begin a three-part delve into the novel Bloodstone by Karl Edward Wagner! 



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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Season 13, Episode 5: Lynortis Reprise

Greetings, Cromrades and welcome back to Season 13 of The Cromcast. On deck today, Karl Edward Wagner and story of the pain and sorrow of War, "Lynortis Reprise". Tune in to hear about this visceral tale that opens with a hardcore prologue. Wagner clearly has a lot to say about War and what it means for us so called civilized folk... 




One Things

Jonathan: Pretends to pull political strings with President Infinity

Josh: Wants to play some tabletop games, like Dragon Pass

Luke: Is satisfying his earholes with the album Thrashing Through the Passion by The Hold Steady

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Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Season 13, Episode 4 - Raven's Eyrie

Hail, Cromrades! We return with discussion of another story as we continue down the Left-Handed Path! Here we discuss 'Raven's Eyrie. Be sure to check out our story list for details and links to ebooks!

One Things

Jon: Get you some o' that Ostrander/Mandrake run on the Spectre

Josh: Diggin' on some board games like Return of the Heroes!

Luke: Delvin' deep into Bobby Derie's Weird Talers!

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Monday, December 21, 2020

Announcing The Cromcast Chronicle!

 

Hello Cromrades! We are proud to announce the release of our first ever publication, The Cromcast Chronicle #1! This is a free PDF that will be hosted on the blog (thecromcast.blogspot.com) and we hope you will check it out. 
You can find fiction, an RPG module, and a dash of articles and reviews all intermixed with some wonderful art. It's our holiday gift to you!

Access The Cromcast Chronicle #1 here!

What is it? Well, download it for FREE and find out! 

But if you just can't wait, find a scan of the Table of Contents below :)

Happy Holidays!!! 

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