What is the problem with horror games that use the Cthulhu mythos? Extra Credits examined the problem (and a possible solution) in a video from a few years ago, that still makes sense today. Or maybe it doesn’t make sense, and you are just going mad… MAD I TELL YOU!
Playing games set in the world of Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos continues to be a big deal. Fantasy Flight already has Eldritch Horror, the Call of Cthulhu card game, Elder Sign, and others, and now the company is set to take us back to Arkham with Arkham Horror: The Card Game.
If you’ve been interested in seeing what a Call of Cthulhu video game would look like, the first trailer for the game has arrived. The E3 2016 trailer for Call of Cthulhu, the official video game adaptation of Chaosium’s pen & paper RPG, rises from the depths. Developed for consoles and PC by Cyanide Studio in Paris, Call of Cthulhu will offer an RPG-Investigation title, packed with psychological horror and stealth mechanics. Cyanide Studios brings to life a disturbing world that players will have to explore and investigate while Cthulhu, the Great Dreamer, prepares its awakening. Today’s E3 Trailer
No, you are not losing your mind, there is a Call of Cthulhu video game being developed by Cyanide Studio and Chaosium, and the first images from Darkwater Island, have finally arrived.
“What director would you most like to see take on a Lovecraft tale in movie form?”
I do enjoy a good pulpy detective tale, and I also enjoy tales involving the Cthulhu mythos. When Dark Horse announced Weird Detective by Fred Van Lente and Guiu Vilanova, I knew someone got their peanut butter in my chocolate.
In his house at R’lyah dead Cthulhu scored a hat-trick in a single game.
It’s time for a new batch of Great Old Ones to battle for control of primordial Earth! Stephen, Rob, and Brad sit down to play a game of Cthulhu Wars using characters from the expansion sets from Sandy Petersen.
Cubicle 7 Entertainment has announced that it is releasing new storytelling cards based on H.P. Lovecraft’s Cthulhu mythos.
Ben Templesmith has unveiled the Tentacle Rising collection at his website, and one of the new items to make note of is a pair of leggings with a tentacle design wrapping around them.