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5 Gruesome Fairytales Adapted Into Disney Movies That Will Ruin Your Childhood Forever

Disney has capitalized on authors like the Brothers Grimm, Hans Christian Andersen, and Charles Perrault, turning their fairytales into instant animated film classics that have shaped and defined childhoods for nearly 80 years. And what’s a good fairytale without a happily ever after? Well, the authors beg to differ. Before these tales were fluffed up […]

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Why Everyone Should Listen to the Chilling NoSleep Podcast

Imagine the scariest piece of fiction you’ve read — perhaps a creepypasta on the r/nosleep subreddit — and let a group of talented voice actors bring the text to life. It’s like a modern day audiobook, but good, and without all that self-motivational crap. This is what the NoSleep Podcast is all about. In 2010, the […]

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Meet Tattoo Artist Paul Acker: A Master of Ink Horror Realism

I’m not scared of needles. I’ve had more piercings and tattoos than I can count. For a while I looked like Jody from PULP FICTION. “The one with all that shit in her face?” Yeah, that was me. As far as tattoos are concerned, it’s something about that rush of adrenaline you get while you’re […]

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Did the #Gamergate Controversy Cause the Disappearance of American McGee’s Sister?

Female hyper-sexualization as well as misogyny have been hot topics lately, especially when it comes to Harley Quinn in the recently released SUICIDE SQUAD film. A three second close-up of her butt in the trailer pretty much says it all. Some have said that her identity and character are compromised by focusing merely on her […]

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Was the Monster from STRANGER THINGS Based on THIS Creepypasta Creature?

STRANGER THINGS has been the addiction of every sci-fi/horror fan for the past couple of weeks, myself included. The NETFLIX show oozes an unabashedly nostalgic feel of our favorite 80s horror and science fiction classics — from E.T. to POLTERGEIST to THE GOONIES — but also has some fantastic elements that give it a very unique […]

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Feel the Rage! Watch Rooster Teeth’s Hilariously Bizarre “RAGE QUIT” Gaming Videos

Have you ever played a video game that just made you want to flip tables? Yeah, me too. Mine was GRAND THEFT AUTO: VICE CITY. I could never get past that goddamn helicopter mission where you had to plant bombs in a three-level car garage with a limited amount of time. After about 100 failed […]

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The Science Behind The Scare: Debunking America’s Favorite Monsters

Ancient myth and folklore have told tales of monsters as old as time, scaring the bejeezus out of people for centuries. Hollywood has capitalized on those fears, making monsters such as the vampire, zombie, and werewolf staples of American pop culture. People love to be scared, but people also have this burning desire to make […]

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Urban Legend Themed Beer: Read the Legends and Drink the Brew!

Summer is the time to take road trips. But let’s be honest, for horror fans anytime is a good time to take a trip and explore the haunted depths of the continental U.S.  Heading to the east coast? Richmond, Virginia is known for its wide array of urban legends, making it a good stop on […]