by W.J. Cherf
In antiquity, a near-Earth asteroid’s flyby rippled our planet’s landscape. A portent foretold this event, which would rend the Earth and release the dark denizens of the Netherworld. So the ancients built in the Egyptian Western Desert a gate to seal off their escape. The demon master of the Netherworld, the Devourer of Souls, beguiles three witches into destroying the Netherworld’s Gate.