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Old 07-10-2010, 01:02 PM   #17
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Default Re: Modern (Action!, Cliffhangers, ___ Ops) Weirdness?

Originally Posted by 020.92 View Post

Other cool pulpy ideas (as referenced previously) include Mad scientists creating undead or inter-dimensional portals creating "science based" horrors and demons that would be at home in traditional fantasy (liches, techno vampire
This is a favorite of mine, as well. It's surprisingly easy to work some of the tropes and creatures of horror/fantasy into sfnal or pulpy settings, with the right slant. They may not be exactly like the traditional version...but the 'traditional version' is usually a two or three steps removed Hollywood version of some ancient legend, too, for that matter.
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