To quote the description given at the new listing: “It’s Friday The 13th and Strange Jason is…kinda dead. We use lightning and caffeine to try to jolt him back to life, along with F13-inspired tracks from GENKI GENKI PANIC, THE JASONS, STRVNGERS, THE MONSTER ONES and a brand new song from WEREWOLVES IN SIBERIA. Plus, …
Jul 13 2018
TGIF13: 6’+ Episode 232 is Up!
Jul 13 2018
TGIF13 X: Making a Cardboard Hockey Mask
You might have noticed I didn’t title this “TGIF13 X: Make Your Own Cardboard Hockey Mask.” I chose the title I used because the subject of today’s post is not a tutorial. Instead it’s a time lapse video of someone shaping the iconic mask out of cardboard (and packing paper) and painting it. That doesn’t …
Apr 13 2018
TGIF13: 6’+ Episode 226 is Up!
To quote the description given at the new listing: “It’s the remake you actually want! We celebrate FRIDAY THE 13TH with song from THE 3-D INVISIBILES, THEY’RE GHOULS, ZOMBIE!, FIRST JASON and more. Monstermatt Patterson slaps on a hockey mask and ends up drafted to the NHL in a very confusing MONSTERMATT MINUTE.” Remember to …
Apr 13 2018
TGIF13 IX: Camp Crystal Cake
The Homicidal Homemaker is my kind of online cooking personality. Although there are plenty of cooking shows where they make something spooky in October, her show maintains a horror feel for the whole year. I also love the various little touches she includes, like the creepy props placed around the set. How can you not …
Oct 13 2017
TGIF13: 6’+ Episode 211 is Up!
To quote the description given at the new listing: “Happy Halloween! Happy Friday The 13th! Don’t forget your mask. We celebrate all thing Jason Voorhees with THE JASONS, THE MOANS, TONGUE, THE MEPHISTOS, GENKI GENKI PANIC and more. Monstermatt Patterson heads to Manhattan but ends up in Hell in another MONSTERMATT MINUTE.” Remember to email …
Oct 13 2017
TGIF13 VIII: Jason’s Unofficial Theme
Everyone knows the “ki ki ki, ma ma ma” theme means Jason Voorhees is up to no good. But what you might not realize is how there’s another musical composition associated with Mr. Voorhees called “Evening of Chaos.” There is no evidence to suggest Kevin MacLeod had the Friday the 13th franchise in mind when …
Jan 14 2017
TGIF13: 6’+ Episode 199 is Up!
To quote the description given at the new listing: “It may no longer be Friday the 13th, but there’s plenty of horror bleeding over into Saturday. So, become the gory weekend warrior with tracks from THE JASONS, THIRTEEN SHOTS, BLACK BASS, KILLER BARBIES and more. Monstermatt Matterson wonders who EXACTLY is behind the mask and …
Jan 13 2017
TGIF13 VII: Jason Burgers
Remember the “2 for 1 Burger Sale” scene from Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday with those hockey mask hamburger patties? I tried making one on two separate occasions and my patties always broke apart when I tried flipping them over! Maybe this was why the movie only showed them prior to their being …
Jun 13 2014
TGIF13: 6′+ Episode 109 is Up!
To quote the description given at the new listing: “It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and we celebrate with music from Motorzombis, First Jason, Coffin Nails, Zodiac and more. Monstermatt Patterson decides to take a dip in the lake while the lifeguard checks out in another MONSTERMATT MINUTE. Join in and let’s celebrate!” …
Sep 13 2013
TGIF13 VI: The Man Behind The Mask
It just occurred to me that, despite the obvious Friday the 13th connection, I’ve never discussed Alice Cooper’s classic song “He’s Back (The Man Behind the Mask)” here before. That oversight ends today, thanks to this upload by lairofhorror: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qglpDlSlPzE Now that I think about it, it’s eerily appropriate how I decided to write about …
Jul 13 2012
TGIF13: 6′+ Episode 34 is up!
To quote the description given at the new listing: “This episode is cursed. Blame it on Friday the 13th. We’ve got Monstermatt Minute. On the Metal Morgue, Dr. Gangrene talks to Dead Dick Hammer. Music from The Mephistos, Killer Barbies, Nekromatix and Dead Milkmen, with the returning 3ftDeep segment spotlighting Dead City Saints.” Remember to …
Apr 13 2012
TGIF13 V: How Old Is Jason Voorhees?
Ages ago on Twitter, I once read a Tweet idly wondering how old is Jason Voorhees is supposed to be. Not how old the character is in terms of his place in pop culture, but literally how old the slasher is in terms of the franchise’s continuity. Anyone who’s seen the fourth film, Friday the …
May 13 2011
TGIF13 IV: Jas0wned
Remember the guy responsible for creating the “Marik Plays Bloodines” series? Well, LittleKuriboh has unleashed another horror-related comedy video on his Ninjabridge channel, this time combining a clip from Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan and the “Guile’s theme goes with everything” internet meme: Personally, the end result reminds me of something out …
Nov 13 2009
TGIF13 III: The Beginning
Mar 13 2009
TGIF13 II: WOOF WOOF WOOF!
Feb 13 2009
Here’s a treat for all you New Englanders who’ve signed up for Newbury Comics’ weekly e-newsletter: You can get a coupon for a free Friday the 13th-themed pint glass with a purchase of ten dollars or more. The offer’s good through February 22nd (while supplies last). You can sign up for the newsletter here. Don’t …