hamlet Archives

Hamlet Gets An RPG With "To Be Or Not To Be A Villain"
Andrews McMeel Publishing has released a new TTRPG channeling Hamlet in all the best and worst ways with To Be Or Not To Be A Villain This new adventure, penned by James Introcaso and Rudy Basso, takes the works of Shakespeare and puts them in an entirely new interactive light No longer just reading or acting out[...]
Cover image for TRAGIC GN VOL 01
Legendary Comics has released their September 2022 solicitations, giving a schedule for the first graphic novel volume of Tragic, by Dana Mele and Valentina Pinti, a modern-day retelling of Hamlet. "Tragic is a YA thriller family drama mashup with an intensely visual presentation," said Dana Mele "I was inspired by a story very close to my heart,[...]
The 1970s Punk London Hamlet Graphic Novel, Created During Lockdown
So when he launches a Kickstarter for a new comic book – well why not a new version of William Shakespeare's Hamlet, a follow-up to his version of Macbeth, and created entirely in lockdown? 120 pages worth and retelling the story in punk era 1970s London And reprising Denmark as Denmark Street, a road known[...]
Elsinore, a Hamlet Video Game, Launches This June
If you've ever wanted to play a video game adaptation of William Shakespeare's The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, Golden Glitch Studios is releasing exactly that in late June The game is called Elsinore and puts the player in control of Danish noblewoman and Hamlet's love-interest, Ophelia Except, unlike the Shakespearean version, this Ophelia is an active[...]
Comparing Big Red to Hamlet: David Harbour Talks 'Hellboy'
David Harbour is stepping into some pretty big cloven-hoof shoes in 2019 with Hellboy, and he knows it. The multi award-winning actor (for his role of Sheriff Hopper on Netflix's Stranger Things) recently chatted with C|NET about several things, including why he thinks Big Red is a little bit Hamlet, and his history with the comic. C|NET: Let me[...]
Tom Hiddleston
The two would work together again on a slightly higher profile project, Thor for Marvel Studios where Hiddleston was a breakout star as the God of mischief, Loki. Now they will join together for a third time as Hiddleston will star in a new London stage production of Hamlet It's a join production of the popular[...]
Sin City, One Of Barnes & Nobles Top Revenge Stories Of All Time. Just Behind Hamlet.
The Barnes And Noble Blog has been recognising what it calls the greatest revenge stories in literature, picking its top seven. Some you might expect, such as Homer's Ilia, William Shakespeare's Hamlet and Alexandre Dumas' The Count of Monte Cristo.  Then there are some more recent, what might be dubbed by some "pot-boilers", Carrie by Stephen King, True Grit by Charles[...]