‘Call of Cthulhu’ Explained In Under 2 Minutes (Video)

CthulhuThe Nag writes on Neatorama:

Have you ever wondered what The Call of Cthulhu was all about but didn’t want to go to the bother of reading the H.P. Lovecraft story?

Wonder no more. This is a cute and concise summary that anyone can understand:

[Image at right: An interpretation of Cthulhu in the sunken city of R’lyeh. By Dominique Signoret via Wikimedia Commons.]

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6 Responses to ‘Call of Cthulhu’ Explained In Under 2 Minutes (Video)

  1. Swank_grime_syndicate August 17, 2010 at 12:35 pm #

    Would've been a minute long without the psuedo Valspeak added for comedic(?) effect.

  2. Your Mom August 17, 2010 at 1:02 pm #

    “Have you ever wondered what The Call of Cthulhu was all about but didn’t want to go to the bother of reading the H.P. Lovecraft story?”

    No. I enjoy reading.

    • Gemmarama August 17, 2010 at 2:57 pm #

      ronald reagan's autobiography doesn't count, mom…

  3. ralph August 17, 2010 at 2:58 pm #

    Agree the article description and voice-over is a bit cheeky for the material, but think it's a god animation and summary nonetheless.

  4. Hadrian999 August 17, 2010 at 9:24 pm #

    lovecraft is never really about the story,
    it’s about the way he creates the story in your mind

  5. Hadrian999 August 17, 2010 at 4:24 pm #

    lovecraft is never really about the story,
    it's about the way he creates the story in your mind

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