Why Did It Hafta Be Snakes

Why Did It Hafta Be Snakes

Our Zodiac series continues with snakes, their role in folk culture, and the snakes that inhabit Korea. PLUS Joe’s irrational fear of snakes. Media recommendations  Ssssnake (1973) Stanley (1972) Snakes on a Plane Conan the Barbarian  Anaconda (absolute...
Dragons

Dragons

Happy Year of the Dragon! We explore the powerful, determined creatures of myth found in Korean motifs, dreamlore, and spirituality. They’re also annoying jerks.  Media recommendations (not really too many horror movie dragons) D-War (just kidding; don’t watch...
The Folklore of the Eleventh Lunar Month

The Folklore of the Eleventh Lunar Month

Survival and hopes that you’ve prepared enough winter stores are worries, but there’s fun and celebration as well. Join our Patreon to get more stuff https://patreon.com/darksideofseoul Book a tour of The Dark Side of Seoul Ghost Walk at https://darksideofseoul.com...
Desecrated Graves

Desecrated Graves

Desecrating a grave in Korea releases Manggwi, particularly nasty ghosts. Find out more in this episode.  Join our Patreon to get more stuff https://patreon.com/darksideofseoul Book a tour of The Dark Side of Seoul Ghost Walk at https://darksideofseoul.com...