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Evil be to those who evil thinks. 

Now we know that every bad choice, every dark thought has to go somewhere. They build up over time and eventually manifest themselves in one fashion or another. Usually, this negativity creates nothing more than a bad mood, hurt feelings or a sad face. Fortunately, these things fade quickly and are soon forgotten.

But sometimes, evil does not go away. Sometimes the darkness builds up and up and up until it manifests into something quite astonishing, quite frightening and quite real. This is where our story begins...


Nain Rouge

Evil is afoot in the Motor City. The times are hard and getting harder by the minute. An urban legend tells of the Nain Rouge, who appears as a harbinger of doom. The sightings are growing more frequent every day.

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Nain Rouge: The Red Tide

Evil doesn’t ever go away. Even when you think you’ve conquered it, evil can somehow find a way back in. In their first adventure, Tom and Elly confronted the Nain Rouge and destroyed him. Or so they thought.

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The Film

 Update: The film adaptation of Royal Oak author Josef Bastian’s award winning book Nain Rouge has begun pre-production in Detroit. 

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By weaving very adult issues of downturns, job loss, and recession-effect on families with this dark fantasy tale, Bastian has created a bogeyman we can all believe in - along with a hero and heroine who just might have the drive and energy to turn the city around.
— Amazon Customer Review