Episode 9: Gargoyles, Gotesques, and Golems, Oh My!
Mike and Mark tackle the hardest (literally) monsters they've ever encountered. Join us as we talk about monsters made out of stone and clay!
As always, sometimes, we deal with some mature content.
00:00 Opening Song
01:21 Interview with Quasimodo
03:22 The New Shows on Geek Happy Network
06:27 History of Gargoyles and Grotesques
12:10 Gargoyles from Around the World
14:00 True Gargoyles
18:32 Gargoyle Sites
20:42 How to Kill Gargoyles
21:01 Golems Intro
23:01 Golem Folklore
29:54 The Golem of Vilna
36:01 Creature Feature
39:36 Takeaways from Stone Monsters
41:10 Golems and Frankenstein
44:19 Beating Golems
References and links:
Golem History - The Golem
The Golem of Vila Short Story - Yiddish Folktales edited by Beatrice Silverman Weinreich and translated by Leonard Wolf
About the show
In the Monster Slayer’s Guide, Mike Nevada and his rotating guest of monster slayers (who coincidentally all sound like Mike’s brother), analyze horror movies, so when that same monster comes to your town, you will know exactly how to destroy the evil from beyond the grave.