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For Lovecraft himself, the greatest concentration of these malign influences lay in New England, especially surrounding the original Puritan settlements of Boston, Salem and Arkham.This was, of course, Lovecraft's own stamping ground.

There may be something to learned here about the difference between science fiction and horror.One of the most successful visual adaptations, in my opinion, is in fact the Season 15 episode The Image of the Fendahl, which in spite of making no overt references, as do Andy Lane and David Mc Intee in their New Adventure novels, contains all the essentials.The Cthulhu mythos has even been made the basis of a roleplaying game -- The Call of Cthulhu by Sandy Peterson, the Chaosium Company. There's Cthulhu, who we met in Haiti, if you recall, and the Gods of Ragnarok, who Ace will tell you about if you ask her nicely, and Nyarlathotep, who I sincerely hope never to encounter.And Dagon, who was worshipped by the Sea Devils, and the entity known as Hastur the calling himself Fenric and who Ace will not tell you about no matter how nicely you ask.

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