Mar 062010
 

It took me, like, forever to realize that Dance in the Vampire Bund was using vampire movie titles for its episode titles. It should have been totally obvious, but I think it didn’t kick in until I saw “Innocent Blood” as an episode title.

Yeah. It didn’t occur to me until the most obscure title came up. I’m not sure if that makes it more or less geeky. “From Dusk ‘til Dawn?” Nope. “Interview with a Vampire?” Nada. “Innocent fucking Blood? YES.

Think I’ll have to skew towards the more on that geeky scale.

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Jan 142010
 

Y’all ever play Vampire: The Masquerade? It’s a pen and paper RPG (meaning it’s a real RPG, not a video game poser) that came out in the early 90’s that plays off of vampire myths and stuff. You get to play a vampire and do vampire stuff and deal with vampire politics and other monsters that want to kill you. It was a cool storyline if you were into gothic horror, urban fantasy, and RPing. The line ended back in 2004 to make way for the inferior Vampire: The Requiem, but it’s still worth looking into despite being “obsolete.”

Anyway, after watching the second episode of Dance in the Vampire Bund, I’m convinced that someone behind this series is a fan of this RPG.

This is a good thing.

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