Vamped on VBITE


We’re truly honoured by the favourable mention of our website on the August 28, 2014 edition of Marita Crandle’s nightly vlog, VBITE, “Vampire Business and Topics of Entertainment.” The vlog is also found on the website for her shop, Boutique du Vampyre, the original New Orleans Vampire Store, features unusual items for the nocturnal. From […]

Vampire Drinks: A Follow-Up


While assisting Erin with her report on the China Food and Drug Administration’s (CFDA) crackdown on vampire cafés, I contacted two websites featured in her article: and Harcos Labs. The latter, based in California, sells a product called “Blood Energy Potion”, which has been linked to the “vampire drinks” sold in the Chinese vampire […]

Goodbyes Suck: So Long, True Blood


I met you all on September 7, 2008 in a little place called Merlotte’s or, as it’s now known, Bellefleur’s Bar and Grill. When I first discovered Bon Temps, Louisiana, I was greeted with southern hospitality, cold beer, warm smiles, and vampires were simply a novelty only heard of in big cities. I know, I know, vampires […]

Interview with the Vampirologist


On November 25, 2013 serendipity smiled on me with a set of vampire fangs. This was the day I had the fortunate pleasure of meeting Anthony Hogg and funny enough it was when he was suspended temporarily from Facebook. You may be wondering how we met? Well, I was randomly looking for some “vampire” groups […]

Video Game Review – BloodRayne 2


BloodRayne 2 (2004) Developer: Terminal Reality Publisher: Majesco Entertainment/THQ Platforms: PlayStation 2, PC, Mac Twelve years have passed since the first BloodRayne hit shelves the world over and in the years since it brought the fun back to gaming, fans of the franchise have seen a proper sequel that while not without its problems is […]