Retrospective

40 years, The Thing set a new standard for sci-fi thrillers — and accidentally inspired a modern movement

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Everything we know about Hocus Pocus 2

They’ll put a spell on you.

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Bruce Campbell reveals the one mundane thing that terrifies him the most

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Debunk

Does scream therapy work?

The real science behind the controversial method.

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This festive Metroidvania aims to capture the spirit of Mexico's oldest tradition.

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5 times scientists actually revived the living dead

These creatures > Frankenstein’s monster.

Gaming

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Orlando Jones reveals a true ghost story from his family's history

Speaking to Inverse, Orlando Jones answers 13 spooky questions, from his greatest fears to his great-grandfather's rules for digging up haunted money,

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The 6 spookiest planets of the cosmos

These worlds will make you grateful for Earth.

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Elvira reveals why she sold her haunted house to Brad Pitt

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Game Guides

Everything you need to know about the ARK: Survival Evolved Halloween event

Fear has evolved yet again.

Culture

The rise of the vampire: How diseases may have led to Dracula

It has its roots in a surprising place.

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Grand Theft Auto

GTA Online Halloween weekly update adds Slashers, Ghost Cars, and UFOs

Things are getting spooky in Los Santos.

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