Wikis have become the primary repository for knowledge on just about every topic imaginable. But the H.P. Lovecraft Wiki has been largely unused.
Consider the following statistics: The Marvel Comics wiki has 146,928 pages, The Star Wars wiki has 121,472 pages, The Dr. Who wiki has 47,544 pages, The Game of Thrones wiki has 2,961 pages. The Lovecraft wiki has 387 pages. Is it possible there are so few H.P. Lovecraft fans? Certainly not! There are more fans of the Cthulhu Mythos now than ever in history. With new board games, t-shirts, hats, and even plush dolls released every year, Lovecraft fandom is at an all time high.
So how can you help? Tell your podcast listeners, your blog followers, your twitter followers, and anyone who will listen …Read more >
I'm struggling to figure out the best way to categorize the various relationships of articles to the Mythos.
There are the following basic conceptual categories that remain to be implemented/ironed out:
- --IN UNIVERSE--Fictional people, places, and things that appear in the various "canonical" Mythos stories/novels/etc.
- --OUT OF UNIVERSE--Writers and authors of works in the "canon" of the Mythos
- --OUT OF UNIVERSE--People, places, and stories that have been influenced by the Mythos
- --OUT OF UNIVERSE--Writers, authors, and stories that have shaped and influenced the Mythos, but are not considered Mythos works
- --META-UNIVERSAL--There is the problem of certain writers and stories themselves. The meta-universe that is the Mythos sometimes has included…
I've created a short "to do" list at H.P. Lovecraft Development "To Do" list. Feel free to add to it and let me know if there is anything you want to work on.Read more >
Still working to develop a unified style guide for the articles.
I've created a base template for Characters, Gods and Entities that I'm pretty pleased with: Manual of Style/Character or Entity.
I still need to create one for Authors, Races, Locations, Objects, and Stories/Books.
I've created a development template with the template tag to denote migrated content that needs unlinking and correction.Read more >
Tony Sokol at DenofGeek.us fills us in with everything leaked so far on the upcoming season of True Detective.
http://www.denofgeek.us/tv/true-detective/238707/true-detective-season-2-everything-we-know-and-moreRead more >