All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘dracula’

Christopher Lee: Heavy Metal, Horror, Wizardry; The Occult?

When Christopher Lee died recently at the age of 93, the memorials and biographical news segments came pouring. We learned that Christopher Lee was in the British Special Forces We learned that Lee was not only in a James Bond film, he was related to Ian Fleming by marriage. While Lee was famous for his later life roles, such as …

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‘Dracula Castle’ For Sale to the Right Buyer

Bran Castle, a national monument and landmark in Romania commonly known as “Dracula’s Castle,” is not formally on the market for a disclosed sum, but the present owner says the property is up for grabs if the price and buyer are right. Mark Meyer of the firm Herzfeld & Rubin helped the current owners, Archduke Dominic and his sisters Maria-Magdalena …

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Dracula’s Castle Up For Sale: Would You Buy It?

Ever wanted to own something strange, unique or creepy? Well, now is your chance because Dracula’s castle is up for sale. The castle was originally priced at $139 million but was offered to the Romanian government for only $80 million. Before you get your checkbook out, you should know that Count Dracula never really lived in the castle. In fact, …

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Castlevania: Lords Of Shadow 2 Has An Ensemble Cast

In the original Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, there weren’t a lot of characters for players to keep track of. The story mostly followed the quest of Gabriel Belmont and his mentor Zobek. For the sequel, the cast has been significantly expanded. In the latest trailer for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2, Konami reveals all the characters that will play a …

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Bram Stoker Doodle Lets Google Show Its Gothic Side

Long before all of the glitter and high-school melodrama, the vampire-oriented literary scene was dominated by Abraham “Bram” Stoker and his classic gothic novel Dracula. And today, Google is honoring the author with a Doodle. Bram Stoker was born in Dublin, Ireland on November 8th, 1847. Google is celebrating Stoker’s 165th birthday with the Doodle, which is appearing on the …

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