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Old January 22 2012, 08:37 PM   #256
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Re: vampires

*shrugs* just throwing out all things Vampire really. There's more than books to enjoy.
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Old January 22 2012, 08:46 PM   #257
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that's cool. saw underworld yesterday fantastic movie.

rewatching House 2 right now.
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Old January 22 2012, 08:47 PM   #258
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I'm off to see it tomorrow afternoon, hopefully in 3D in a new(ish) omniplex in the city.
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Old January 23 2012, 11:57 PM   #259
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well I got caught up on Lost Girl and I am so hooked I love. though I don't know much about the faye other than D & D faye or fairies.
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Old January 24 2012, 02:34 PM   #260
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Saw the movie yesterday, fantasic.

^I didn't know much about the Fay either but both main book series I read (Dresden/Noble Dead) have them as the driving force for the story so they're being used a lot more in modern fiction, I've grown fond of them as a mythical race in stories.

I haven't seen any of True Blood season 4 yet but I heard the Fae and even Queen Mab turn up. Nearly every story before has shown her to be a completely inhuman dark demi-goddess of great power, hopefully TB keeps that theme.
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Old January 24 2012, 04:51 PM   #261
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throughly enoying lost girl. I may have to read meredith gentry series by laurell k. hamilton. it deals with the fae as well.


underworld was awesome I may see it agin. now don't forget we got Ghost Rider coming next month.
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Old January 24 2012, 04:55 PM   #262
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Yeah there was an extended trailer for it before the film, but I'm not all that fond of Cage.
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Old January 24 2012, 05:19 PM   #263
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so have any of you started watching the fades?
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Old January 24 2012, 05:38 PM   #264
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The Fades isn't really vampire, more a mash up of Ghost, Vampire and Zombie. I really liked it, but it had its low points. And it looks doubtful for a second series, though it does tell a more or less complete story in the first series anyway.
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Old January 24 2012, 05:48 PM   #265
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@ Timothy - I'd recommend the Vampire Federation books by Scott Mariani. (Uprising and The Cross).

Unfortunately, I can see some of his books at the B&N site, but not these two. They are out for the Kindle in the UK, so I suppose it's only time
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Old January 25 2012, 05:13 AM   #266
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well I got caught up on Lost Girl and I am so hooked I love. though I don't know much about the faye other than D & D faye or fairies.
Well, they aren't specifically Fae, as in Dresden Files or True Blood fairies. They're just using the term to describe supernatural beings in general. So far we've seen a Succubus (Bo), a Werewolf (Dyson), a Siren (Hale), whatever Trick is, The Morrigan, who gave off a definite Vampire vibe, and now a Will-O-The-Wisps, and a couple of Dullahan/Headless Horseman.
If your interested, they do have a "FaeQ" on the SYFY site, which features some quick info on a whole bunch of the different supernatural beings that are involved in the show.
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Old January 30 2012, 12:26 AM   #267
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well here's something cool:

Amber Benson <( the girl who played Tara on buffy the vampire slayer is now a writer in the parnormal fiction universe's.)

Caliope Reaper-Jones series:

1) Death's Daughter
2) Cat's Claw
3) Serpent's Storm
4) How to be Death <( will be out feb.28)

I know it's not a vampire series but sounds like a fun series none the less.
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Old January 30 2012, 09:07 PM   #268
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I haven't even managed to see True Blood season 4 yet and Deborah Ann Woll just posted a photo on her Facebook about season 5. Her, some of the production staff and some live wolves outside the studio.

Seems to be a hint to the werewolves making another appearance.
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Old January 30 2012, 09:24 PM   #269
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neither have I got wait till it comes out on blu ray in may. But I do have a true blood thread you should check it out.
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Old February 3 2012, 05:36 PM   #270
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I was woindering if any one has read Vampirates series by Justin Somper?
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