Sunday, May 26, 2013

The Bates Motel & Haunted Hayride rocks a post-prom high school party 2013

The Bates Motel & Haunted Hayride rocked Garnet Valley HS post prom party this weekend. The satellite haunt kicked ass, kudos to all involved in the set up, build, makeup, acting and execution. I had a blast as the cannibal butcher in my kitchen of mayhem.

Great time!

Thursday, May 16, 2013

Hauntcast welcomes..........Shocktails with Johnny Thunder

Yo, boils & ghouls! 

As some of you already may know, last month’s Shocktail Hour was our last. I want to give a big thank you and scream out to everyone who listened and supported the show, as well as all of our guests and the bad ass bands we featured. You cats are all the best! 

Fear not, The Last Bar on the Left hasn’t been shuttered. Dig it - I’ll be back on Hauntcast as of Episode 50 in my new segment “Shocktails with Johnny Thunder”….which will be the same drunken babbling, wildly inaccurate reporting and half-assed movie reviews you’ve come to know and love. I'll also continue to help line up cool music for the show.

Smell ya later, Minions. Stay Scary!

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Topps & Mantic Announce Mars Attacks War-Game

Check out the press release for all the details:


May 14, 2013 – NEW YORK. Is your tabletop ready to be invaded? The Topps Company and Mantic Games have joined forces to bring MARS ATTACKS to life as a miniature-based tabletop war-game! Combining high quality sculpted figures with fast and fun tactical gameplay, Mantic will deliver an exciting new dimension to the resurgent sci-fi property.

Mantic Games, makers of the popular WARPATH and DREADBALL tabletop games, will make MARS ATTACKS their first license. "MARS ATTACKS is a cult classic series that fans have been falling in love with generation after generation," says Ronnie Renton, Mantic CEO. "Its oddball blend of retro sci-fi visuals, dark humor and over-the-top violence will make for a unique tabletop experience… our team can't wait to bring the Martians to life in ways no one has ever seen before!"

Set against the backdrop of the new and expanding MARS ATTACKS universe, the game will feature all of the fun and thrill of the classic series, plus new characters and factions that will see action in upcoming comic books and toys. It will also tie-in closely with Topps' just-announced all-new trading card series, Mars Attacks: Invasion, releasing in October.

"MARS ATTACKS is a world where giant robots, mutated insects and hordes of Martian soldiers face off against Earth's military and innocent civilians— how could you not want to see a game out of that?" says Topps' Adam Levine. "Mantic has quickly become one of the best in the business, and they're the perfect team to adapt our outrageous visuals into this exciting new form."

Mantic plans an early 2014 release.

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