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Fatal Frame II Is Still One Of The Scariest Games You Can Play Fatal Frame II Is Still One Of The Scariest Games You Can Play

There are some cultures that believe taking a photograph captures a part of your soul. Your job in Fatal Frame II: Crimson Butterfly is to fight horror by recording it.

Japan's Halloween Car Party Is Out Of This World  Japan's Halloween Car Party Is Out Of This World 

Japan on a normal day is crazy and different enough from the rest of the world, but come Halloween and it’s like a whole other planet. There are a few holidays the Japanese take as seriously as Halloween, except maybe for Christmas, New Year’s, and Valentine’s Day. And this one has some fun stuff involving cars.

Shibuya Trashed After Halloween So Volunteers Clean Up Shibuya Trashed After Halloween So Volunteers Clean Up

Recently, Shibuya has become Halloween central in Japan, with mobs of costume-wearing partiers descending on the neighborhood. While it looks like they have a blast, they do leave a lot of trash.

Now, This Is An Excellent Pokémon Costume  Now, This Is An Excellent Pokémon Costume 

The bar for Pokémon costumes has been raised. Just look at this Lugia outfit. It’s wonderful.

Kotaku 'Shop Contest: Trick Or Treat Kotaku 'Shop Contest: Trick Or Treat

Some Halloween costumes are better disguises than others.

Super Mario Land 2's Wonderful Halloween Levels Super Mario Land 2's Wonderful Halloween Levels

Out twenty five years ago next month, the second entry in the handheld Mario spin-off series was significant for a number of reasons, but perhaps none as timely as its Halloween world.

"Cosplay" Isn't The Best Word For Halloween In Japan  "Cosplay" Isn't The Best Word For Halloween In Japan 

The last time my family went to a Halloween party with friends here in Japan, my oldest son ended up bummed out with how his outfit turned out, saying it wasn’t a very good cosplay. I don’t think that was the word he was looking for. 

The Most Mind-Boggling 'Sexy' Costumes of Halloween 2017 The Most Mind-Boggling 'Sexy' Costumes of Halloween 2017

Halloween is one week away, and you know what that means: It’s time for the annual collection of utterly confusing Halloween costumes that are meant to be sexy, but are mostly just... confusing.

Gaming's Best Spooky Offerings For Little Scaredy Babies (Like Me) Gaming's Best Spooky Offerings For Little Scaredy Babies (Like Me)

Tales of eerie environments and bloody beasts have been terrifying and entertaining horror fans for centuries. And while books, movies, and TV shows have each put their own spin on the genre, it’s video games that provide the most immersive horror experiance. Or so I’ve been told.

The Literary Horror Of Eternal Darkness The Literary Horror Of Eternal Darkness

Eternal Darkness is a 2002 GameCube game featuring an epically dark story that takes place over thousands of years. It’s a series of interconnected tales, almost like a collection of Edgar Allan Poe’s short stories, that weave together myth, occultism, and some of the dark chapters in religion. While most people…

Japan's Infamous Halloween Trains Japan's Infamous Halloween Trains

In years past, the “Halloween train” was a carriage taken over by costume-wearing foreigners, who turned it into an impromptu space for merrymaking and boozing. Tokyo’s Halloween train even sparked protests! My, how things have changed.

Classic Horror Movies You Can Watch on Major Streaming Services Right Now Classic Horror Movies You Can Watch on Major Streaming Services Right Now

Streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime Video have tons of great horror movies for your viewing pleasure, but sometimes you just want the classics. These are all the old school favorites available right now.

Basically Everything You Need For a Great Halloween is On Sale at ThinkGeek Basically Everything You Need For a Great Halloween is On Sale at ThinkGeek

ThinkGeek has got your Halloween costumes and decorations figured out, and it’s all on sale. Grab up to 75% off over 180 Halloween items, including party decor, costumes, and accessories for whatever geeky guy you’re going as.

Overwatch Players Are Photobombing Halloween Mode Again Overwatch Players Are Photobombing Halloween Mode Again

In Overwatch’s Halloween-themed “Junkenstein’s Revenge” mode, boss characters get stylish entrances that are one part Play Of The Game and one part Too Many Cooks. Naturally, players have found a way to screw with them.

The Internet Reacts To Overwatch's Symmetra Halloween Skin The Internet Reacts To Overwatch's Symmetra Halloween Skin

Overwatch’s Halloween event has been announced, along with new spooky skins. While there are a lot of great new skins on offer, the fandom has already been freaking out over Symmetra’s Halloween skin that depicts her as a Dragon.

Amazon Just Marked Down Hundreds of Halloween Costumes, Today Only Amazon Just Marked Down Hundreds of Halloween Costumes, Today Only

Halloween is in three weeks (!) and if you or your kids are still struggling with this ever-important decision, this one-day Amazon sale is perfect for you. Pick up any kind of costume you’re looking for, for kids, adults, and even your furry friend (who may not be your friend after you dress them up as a pizza slice…

How to Watch Scary Movies With Someone Who's a Total Weenie How to Watch Scary Movies With Someone Who's a Total Weenie

Watching a horror flick with a scaredy cat can be a major bummer for both parties, but it doesn’t have to be that way. These tips will make all that horror more digestible for your fearful friends and family.

Parasite Eve Had More In Common With Final Fantasy Than Horror Games Parasite Eve Had More In Common With Final Fantasy Than Horror Games

Square wasn’t pulling punches when they developed their very first M-rated survival horror game, Parasite Eve. In the opening scene, the main character, Aya Brea, attends an opera where the entire audience spontaneously combusts. But what makes Parasite Eve so unique is that it shares more in common with Final Fantasy…

Alexa Combined With an Animatronic Skull Is a Very Creepy Hack Alexa Combined With an Animatronic Skull Is a Very Creepy Hack

What’s even more unnerving than an artificially intelligent Big Mouth Billy Bass telling you about the weather? That’s easy. It’s an artificially intelligent animatronic skull telling you about the weather through a set of clacking teeth. The roving eyeballs are the creepiest part.

Overwatch Halloween Event Ends Early, Leaving Some Players Hanging Overwatch Halloween Event Ends Early, Leaving Some Players Hanging

Yesterday, Overwatch’s Halloween event came to a conclusion. All those snazzy skins went back into the vault, never to be released again until society reaches sufficient levels of spookiness. Problem is, the event ended a bit earlier than Blizzard forecasted, and some players were banking on those final few moments.

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