The Snakescast: Can You Say "Cuh-THOO-loo"?

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Games inspired by the writing of H.P.Lovecraft

That giant green monster with the bat wings and squid-like face shows up all the time in games and in geek culture generally. Where does this "Cthulhu" character come from, and how did he get to be such a big deal? This week, in preparation for Hallowe'en, the SnakesCast talks about cosmic horror, and its place in the history of tabletop games.