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Oct 8, 2021

He wore not a scrap of clothing as he lay on the grimy dirt within the coffin, so I could see that his entire body bore a ghastly green pallor. His toes and fingers were abnormally long and thin, and the toes even seemed to taper to points as the nails had grown back deformed. His ears too were long and tapered. The serene and contented smile on his face struck me as obscene.


She was watching from afar. She insisted on watching. And though her brother was with her, giving her comfort, and though she had paid twice my wage for the privilege of being present, a wave of doubt troubled my gut. This was no time for doubt, with my hand gripping the wooden stake that I was soon to drive into her husband’s heart.

A hunter of the foul and the unnatural believes he has found his—and humankind’s—greatest enemy.

Genre: Horror

Tags: crypt, fiend, hunter, knight of snakes, O’Brien, William



Story: “The Hunter and the Crypt” Copyright © 2017 by Nila L. Patel
Episode Art: “The Hunter and the Crypt” Copyright © 2017 by Sanjay Patel
Narration and Editing:  Nila L. Patel


Trip-Hop Lounge Abstract Background” by Digital Emotions (Intro/Outro)


Music by Nicholas Jeudy (Dark Fantasy Studio)*
“The crypt”
“The evil inside”
“Six feet under”
“To hell”
“After dark”
“The corner of your room”
“On the other side”
“Dead end”
“Just behind”

*These tracks were part of a music and sound effects bundles I purchased from Humble Bundle and sourced from GameDev Market.

Music by Nicholas Jeudy is licensed from GameDev Market
Sound effects from AudioJungle and GameDevMarket.


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