Archive for the ‘Krampusnacht’ Category

Posted Tuesday, July 16th, 2019 by Barry

Evil Dead 2: Revenge of Krampus

Ash bumps into his past on Christmas Eve.

This 2016 festival of fisticuffs proves the old adage, “no good deed goes unpunished,” is true. Especially for Ash Williams.

Evil Dead 2: Revenge of Krampus

Evil Dead 2: Revenge of Krampus

Beer and softcore porn are the order of the night until Ash’s neighbor comes calling – loudly. Ash must play the hero again, but it’s his involvement that leads to a one-sided reunion.

Though he doesn’t remember, Ash has met Krampus before. Many times.

In the flavor of the season the two make nice over liquid spirits and Ash learns of his transgressions against Krampus. A peace is made though the Christmas demon does exact his revenge against his former protagonist.

Krampus is the antithesis of Santa Claus. The half goat, half demon has domain over the naughty children.

His origins were birthed in eastern European legend. The myth has seen a revival of recent, enjoying top billing in seasonal scare films.

Ash is more of a recent legend having been born from the fertile imagination of Sam Raimi. He was brought to life by Bruce Campbell in three feature films and a television series on Starz.

Posted Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 by Jeff

Merry Krampusnacht

Adam Hughes composed this moody Hellboy piece, eventually gracing the cover of 2017’s Hellboy: Krampusnacht one-shot.

Hellboy Krampusnacht



Posted Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 by Barry

Power Man and Iron Fist Sweet Christmas (2016) Annual 1

Sweet Christmas is the story’s title and rallying cry for Luke Cage, Danny Rand, Jessica Drew and Daimon Helstrom while putting the kibosh on Krampus’ bid for world domination.