Welcome to your hub for the creepiest recommendations, from the latest terrifying Stephen King book and bizarre underrated horror films to the most disturbing unsolved true crime cases and unsettling reports of paranormal activity. If it’s strange, unusual, or downright terrifying—we’ve got you covered.
We’re diehard fans of all things macabre and we love nothing more than sharing our odd obsessions with fellow creepy fiends. Here we unearth forgotten crimes, share true ghost stories, and pride ourselves on giving the best recommendations for terrifying books and movies. Peruse the stories below—you’re sure to find something to satiate your appetite for the uncanny.
The victim at the center of America's first recorded murder trial refuses to rest.
This famed Manhattan address has a seriously haunted past.
This historic town will cast its spell on you.
Visit these real-life haunted houses, if you dare.
By Jena Brown
Dare to spend the night?
These tales are so spine-chilling you'll wish you could say they were complete fiction.
This scenic public wonder is as chilling as it is beautiful.
Take a trip to the border between this world and the next.
By Grace Felder
The ghost of Bloody Bruce is said to walk the halls.
By Grace Felder
These spooky roads make for a haunted holiday road trip.
They aren't just scary, they're true.
Though the facilities are long gone, the patients and attendants still haunt the grounds.
Our columnist returns to explore Wisconsin's most twisted tourism.
Delve into the histories and mysteries of the Big Easy.
Make your digital world a place to be horrified with our spooky NFTs.
Get a sneak peek at Darcy Coates' chilling haunted house novel, included in this month's Creepy Crate.
Care for a tour of the grounds?
The Buckeye State has a rich history—and the ghosts to prove it.