October Takeover: Dracula Part Two

~ posted by Lindsay S.

Picture it: Transylvania 1431; a child is born that will inexorably change the course of history. Okay, that might be a flagrant exaggeration, but not if you live in Hungary or are a superfan of vampires and vampire fiction, especially the latter. The child I’m referring to is, of course, Vlad III of Wallachia, better known as Vlad the Impaler and even better known as (Count) Dracula.  Continue reading “October Takeover: Dracula Part Two”

October Takeover: Dracula Part One

~ posted by Lindsay S.

When people hear the word ‘vampire,’ often the first thing that comes to mind is Dracula. In fact, for some people ‘Dracula’ and ‘vampire’ mean the very same thing (at least they do if you’re Deadpool). But where did this obsession begin, and what’s it all about? Over the next couple posts, we’re going to be delving into all things Dracula; the stories, the movies, and even the man behind the myth. Continue reading “October Takeover: Dracula Part One”