‘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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  • Swank_grime_syndicate

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

  • Your Mom

    “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

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

  • http://disinfo.com ralph

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

  • Hadrian999

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

  • Hadrian999

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