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Penny Dreadful

As it’s well known that I am of a somewhat goth persuasion, it’s probably of absolutely NO SURPRISE to absolutely anyone that I am a massive fan of the series Penny Dreadful, which plunges hapless viewers into the darkly beating heart of the terrifying demimonde of 1890s London. In Penny Dreadful, most of the capital’s citizens are still reeling from the grotesque horrors of the Ripper murders of 1888 while unbeknownst to them even worse horrors lurk in the underbelly of the city’s dark and dangerous streets and notorious alleyways where vampires, werewolves, witches and monsters lurk in the shadows […]