The 13th Floor

Scary Fun video games 

Revisiting the Classic Horror PC Game THE 7TH GUEST

Old Man Stauf built a house and filled it with his toys. Six Guests were invited one night, their screams the only noise. Blood in the Library, blood right up the hall, Dripping down the attic stairs, “Hey Guests!, try not to fall.” Nobody came out that night. Not one was ever seen. But Old […]

Films Music 

The Band GHOST’s Many Horror Homages

I am still a newbie when it comes to the music of the band GHOST, but so far, I’m loving what I’m hearing! A few weeks back, as part of our bonus Halloween edition of the Shock Waves podcast, I played a little snippet from their latest EP release “Popestar,” the album opener “Square Hammer.” […]

Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

CREEPYPASTA: A New Homeowner Discovers a Legacy of Horror in “The Baby’s Room”

The young woman who related today’s chilling tale refers to herself only as “May,” and her actual identity has never been disclosed. Her story, however, seems vaguely familiar, like a long-forgotten nightmare… and ends with a shocking revelation. While working on her doctorate thesis, May moved to a new home following an unpleasant breakup with […]

Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

Visitors to “BlindMaiden.com” Encounter Unspeakable Horror… and Death

As of this writing, if you visit the URL BlindMaiden.com, you will likely find a dead link (no pun intended)… but if the rumors are true, there’s a slim chance you might actually be able to access the site after all. The thing is, after I explain the story behind it, you’d probably want to […]

Films Music 

Groove To Some Spooky Tunes In This Special Halloween SHOCK WAVES “All Treats, No Tricks” Episode!

Happy Halloween, fellow fiends! And boy, do we have a treat for you! Not only did we unleash episode 23 of the Blumhouse.com produced horror talk show podcast Shock Waves on Friday with very special guest Leigh Whannell, but now we’ve got a bonus music themed episode for you today as well! Celebrate Halloween with […]

Real Life Scares 

Unexplained and VERY Creepy Things That Happened Recently

With Halloween just around the corner, just about every news outlet is digging around for stories about ghosts, monsters, occult happenings and unexplained phenomena, in order to feed the content machine with as many attention-grabbing spooky headlines as possible… but here at the Blumhouse offices, those topics are just everyday breakroom conversation, so it’s easy […]

Real Life Scares 

Eerie Footage Seems to Reveal a “Ghost Ship” on Lake Superior

We’ve explored dozens of chilling, shocking and unexplained events caught on camera — from brutal shark attacks and nocturnal home invasions to alleged demonic possession, living dolls and “poop ghosts.” But this YouTube clip, uploaded by Jason Asselin, offers something entirely new… and more than a little bit spooky. Asselin was spending a Saturday evening […]

Real Life Scares 

A Woman Received This Chilling Voicemail from Her Father — Months After His Death

We’ve been noticing a spike in reports of unexplained audio phenomena lately… but one mysterious and particularly disturbing recording sent shivers through the Reddit community following a recent post by user heaveninherarms. The user started an urgent-looking thread to Reddit’s /r/paranormal board late last week (then cross-posted to /r/creepy), shortly after her mother had received a […]

Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

Woman’s Phone Records Her Sleep-Talking… and a Terrifying Voice Answers

There really is a smartphone app for just about everything — but in one bizarre and chilling case, a sleep-monitoring application might have an added function the designers never intended. That might not be a good thing, either… especially for the phone’s terrified owner. A Reddit thread initiated by a user named “Jenny” (who goes […]

Real Life Scares 

Reports of “Violent Paranormal Activity” Are Turning This Cemetery Into a Danger Zone

While it certainly isn’t the first ancient graveyard claimed to be under an ominous curse, Greyfriars Kirkyard in Edinburgh, Scotland may be one of the scariest and potentially most hazardous to visit — at least according to those who have returned with bruises, scratches and even mysterious bites after touring the grounds. Paranormal investigators have […]

Films 

Watch Mike Williamson’s Acclaimed and Terrfying New Short Film DEATHLY!

[Warning: NSFW content ahead] The shocking new haunted-house short DEATHLY has been freaking out audiences at film festivals around the world since its premiere at UK’s Frightfest last Fall, and it recently made its online debut via Entertainment Weekly. Directed by Mike Williamson, DEATHLY stars Alan Ruck (CARNAGE PARK) as a widower whose intense grief is […]

Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

Does this Vintage Photo Reveal the Infamous Ghost of Sarah Eustace?

If you’ve seen Brad Anderson’s chilling 2001 horror feature SESSION 9, then you’re familiar with the hellish domain that was once the Danvers State Lunatic Asylum in Massachusetts. While the film’s central tale is fictional, there are literally dozens of legends, myths, rumors and first-hand accounts of paranormal phenomena connected to the massive gothic structure […]

Real Life Scares 

Chilling Security Video Reveals a Sleeping Couple Visited by “The Creeper”

Terrified locals have nicknamed him “The Bucktown Creeper” and “The Ghost”… and as of this report, he’s still out there. Police suspect that a series of home invasions throughout a Chicago neighborhood can likely be traced to a single, unidentified perpetrator in a ghostly gray hoodie — likely the same individual who was recently caught on camera […]