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Old June 25 2014, 05:33 AM   #1
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Enter: SF&F Avatar Contest: Dreadful!

the theme for this contest will be all things horrific and dreadful. interpret that as you will. could be Universal Monsters, or any of the Hammer Horror films. Freddy or Jason. the Predator, Xenomorph...you get the idea. anything frightening.

usual contest rules apply. contest will be open for one week. good luck!
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Old June 25 2014, 06:36 AM   #2
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Old June 25 2014, 06:50 AM   #3
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eta: Oh wait. Not sure if Psycho counts, as it's not really scifi. Fantasy maybe but that might be a stretch.


If not, I'll go with this, instead. Gave me chills first time I saw Nosferatu.
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Old June 25 2014, 06:52 AM   #4
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Old June 25 2014, 07:06 AM   #5
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Oh, my... I went for the cheap shot. I'm so sorry. I am a terrible, terrible human being.
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^^if it's any consolation, it took a supreme effort of will for me not to enter Jar-Jar...
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eta: Oh wait. Not sure if Psycho counts, as it's not really scifi. Fantasy maybe but that might be a stretch.


If not, I'll go with this, instead. Gave me chills first time I saw Nosferatu.
Psycho is fine for this contest.
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Old June 26 2014, 04:01 AM   #10
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How about something that is Penny Dreadful?

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How about something that is Penny Dreadful?

nice. that show was the impetus for this contest.
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Old June 26 2014, 04:45 AM   #12
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eta: Oh wait. Not sure if Psycho counts, as it's not really scifi. Fantasy maybe but that might be a stretch.


If not, I'll go with this, instead. Gave me chills first time I saw Nosferatu.
Psycho is fine for this contest.

OK, cool. Psycho it is, then.
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I'm not going with a movie or TV character, but one from Dan Simmons' Hyperion Cantos, The Shrike:

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