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“Zombie Snake” Attacks a Horrified Chef… 16 HOURS After It’s Dead

Warning: the footage you’re about to see is not for the squeamish. YouTube user Jacob Hall recently posted the following video, entitled “The Slithering Dead,” which begins with a shock in its first seconds, then gets even creepier. The footage, as described in the post, depicts a clinically dead rattlesnake that has been skinned and […]

SUDDEN STORM: A Literary Tribute to North America’s Most Terrifying Monster

Fans of indie horror are no doubt familiar with the work of Larry Fessenden — not only through his deeply personal horror films like HABIT and THE LAST WINTER, groundbreaking audio drama series TALES FROM BEYOND THE PALE and memorable roles in I SELL THE DEAD and WE ARE STILL HERE, but also through his […]

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The Unsettling, Unsolved Mystery of “The Barbie Interview”

Many theories have circulated regarding the origin and authenticity of a fuzzy, distorted video simply titled barbie.avi [including a logical but particularly nightmarish suggestion that appears at the end of this article] but at present, all we have to go on is a particularly disturbing post from the unnamed individual who allegedly watched it in its entirety […]

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This Creepy Tweet from Spain Reveals a Yeti-Like Monster

As wacko as this whole story sounds, it’s definitely struck a chord out there: it all started with a tweet attributed to the Spanish site ForoCoches (a forum devoted to cars, not monsters), which contained a strange photo allegedly taken on the slopes of the Pyrenees: the image seems to depict a gigantic, ape-like creature, covered with snowy-white fur […]

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Watch a Man Tease This Horrifying Giant Spider… Until it Attacks Him

There’s a fine line between fearlessness and just plain insanity, and I’m pretty sure the guy in this video just crossed it. His name is Adrian Kozakiewicz; he hails from Germany, and breeds a wide variety of exotic insects and arachnids… including this enormous monstrosity called Euphrynichus amanica, also known as the “whip spider” after […]

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Does This Chilling Footage Show a Ghost Playing in the Attic?

The story behind the following creepy clip began back in 2009, when couple Donna and Revan Smith reportedly began to hear strange nocturnal noises in their attic. Suspecting that squirrels, mice, birds or some other animal might be nesting there, they conducted a thorough search of the small, dusty storage space… but their investigation found […]

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Expert Claims to Solve the Mystery of the “Screaming Hotel Ghost”

Haunted hotels seem to be all over the news lately, and we’re seeing new reports and updates to existing stories happening almost every week. But for this article we want to follow up on one particular hotel, previously featured in our list of Six Scary Paranormal Activity Videos from the Web: the site of the […]

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NORMAL PORN FOR NORMAL PEOPLE is Not Normal at All

Time for another helping of creepypasta – myths, legends and other chilling tales from the darkest recesses of the web — and this time you’d better buckle up, because we’re going down our darkest path yet, to examine alleged first-hand accounts of a website that may or may not have once existed: “Normal Porn for […]

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Unlock a Bloody Hidden Clip From Eli Roth’s Interactive Slasher CHAINSAW!

Billed as an “interactive digital story,” CHAINSAW is coming soon to the recently-launched digital network CryptTV. Co-founders Eli Roth and Jack Davis, in a partnership with Blumhouse Productions and Culprit Creative, want to give you a terrifying preview… and invite you to take part in controlling the story’s outcome. The project involves an ominous, hulking maniac […]

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Man Watches INSIDIOUS in Virtual Reality… and Freaks the Hell Out

A man named Jason recently decided to watch a movie on a virtual-reality headset, which offers the user a completely immersive audio-visual experience that can be disorienting and sometimes intensely frightening. So naturally, he picked a film that is already frightening enough on its own. As shown in the following video, this gentleman was not […]