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12 Frighteningly Fun Father's Day Gifts for Horror Fan Dads

He'll scream with delight.

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Father’s Day is fast approaching, and if you’re terrified of running out of time or ideas, we’ve got you covered.

These 12 fun and frightening gifts are perfect for all those dads out there who also happen to be avid horror fans. Whether dear old pops needs some twisted new wearables, a ghoulish collectible to add to his collection, or a place to store the many terrifying trinkets he already possesses, you'll find the right gift below. He’ll be so delighted by the gifts he receives, he just may scream.

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Camp Crystal Lake Hat

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Longing for those perfect summer camp days? Return to the site where it all happened, and all went wrong, with this Camp Crystal Lake hat inspired by Friday the 13th. But be careful: don’t lose your head along with it.

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The Shining Logo Shirt (+ Stickers!)

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Pay homage to the greatest of the great with this bright yellow tee featuring the film logo from horror classic The Shining. Let your dad make a bold statement about his favorite film, and keep the bonus Shining stickers for yourself!

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Creepy Crate Subscription

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For the true horror dad in your life, we've got the gift to you: Creepy Crate! Our very own horror box subscription service will ensure your dad's never yearning for more creepy goodies. Every other month, he'll receive a box packed with one-of-a-kind spooky treats, chilling reads, and more. Subscriptions start at just $39.99/a box! With this special horror care package delivered straight to his door, you won’t even have to stress about picking the perfect gift.

Shudder TV & Amazon Prime Subscription

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Does your dad love kicking back and queuing up a frightening flick? A world of horror will be at his fingertips with a Shudder subscription. Bundle it with an Amazon Prime subscription for even more thrills and chills. Click through to start a free trial!

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Final Cuts

By Ellen Datlow

This new release edited by horror legend Ellen Datlow is perfect for the fathers out there who are horror fans and the film history buffs. The eighteen fictional horror stories within are inspired by Hollywood’s most macabre tales and will keep your dad on the edge of his seat through Father's Day and beyond.

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Zombie Impaled Pen Holder

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Spice up dad's home office with this creepy (and convenient) zombie pen holder. He’ll stab that to-do list right through the heart.

"Cereal Killer" Spoon

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Breakfast just got a lot more interesting. If your dad's a cereal and true crime enthusiast, odds are you’ve already heard this pun. Now, you can serve it up to him with this trusty “cereal killer” engraved silver spoon.

Ouija Board Throw Pillow Covers

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Make sure your interior design really sings–or screams. These Ouija Board illustrated covers can zip right over dad's favorite throw pillows. Let all your visitors, invited and uninvited, know who this house belongs to.

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Coffin Shaped Curio Shelf

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If your dad is stressing over home improvements this Father’s Day, shake things up a bit with this coffin-shaped mini-curio shelf. The freaky furnishing is perfect for all his horror books, creepy collectibles, and potentially cursed trinkets. 

Framed Overlook Hotel Vintage Poster

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Blank space on the walls? Not anymore. To the unsuspecting visitor, this vintage-style Overlook Hotel poster (which comes framed!) will appear as a handsome memento of some lovely family vacation. But Dad will know the truth. All work and no play...

SS Georgie Boat Ornament 


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It’s never too early to start gearing up for the holiday season. If your dad celebrates Christmas and does so in truly terrifying style, this SS Georgie paper boat ornament, complete with fake blood stains, should be the next creepy addition to your family tree.

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Human Organ Transplant Lunchbox


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If your dad takes his lunch to work, make sure he’s never without the necessities with this hilarious and creepy lunchbox. He may not be transferring human organs, but now he can sow that fear.

Featured photo: Sherman Yang / Unsplash