demons

Film

The 50 Scariest Moments in Horror

Because you'd like to feel scared without having to sit through 'The Exorcist' or 'Hereditary' again.
Noel Ransome
10.30.18
urban legends

Five Obscure Urban Legends That Turned Out to Be True-ish

Bunny Man! Catman! Green Man!
Luke Winkie
7.16.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Vatican Needs Way More Exorcists to Deal with All the Reports of Demons

So the Church is launching a week-long intensive course to train priests in the art.
River Donaghey
2.26.18
Possessed: Modern Day Exorcisms

The Exorcist Trying to Heal South Africa’s Satanic Murderer

VICE heads to Cape Town to meet Cecil Begbie, a Methodist priest and exorcist, who believes he can expel demons from a murderer who claims he was possessed when he carried out the crime.
VICE Staff
10.7.16
Possessed: Modern Day Exorcisms

The Rise of Santa Muerte Worship and Demon Exorcism in Mexico

VICE travels to Mexico City to sit in on a pastor's demon liberation ceremony and meet people who believe they've been possessed.
VICE Staff
9.28.16
Travel

​Why the Urban Legend of the Jersey Devil Won't Die

How a rivalry between Benjamin Franklin and another publisher sparked a rumor that's endured for more than 200 years.
Peter Moskowitz
11.1.15
Stuff

How LARPing Helped One Man Deal with His Autism

In this excerpt from VICE's new film "LARPing Saved My Life," we learn about the mental health benefits of live-action roleplaying.
VICE Staff
10.7.15
Stuff

Meet the Struggling South African Cult That Tried to Kill Demon Hitler

Bernard Poolman tried to fashion himself as the next L. Ron Hubbard and failed gloriously.
River Donaghey
8.4.15
Stuff

Teens Are Trying to Summon a Demon Named Charlie Using Social Media

If you're an adult, don't worry: You'll never understand it.
Joel Golby
5.26.15
Stuff

These People Spend Thousands of Dollars Buying 'Haunted Dolls' from eBay

The purportedly possessed children's toys can sell for as little as $45 and for more than $1,500.
Jak Hutchcraft
3.10.15
Film

The Horror of Growing Up

The real monsters in modern, independent horror movies aren't ghosts or demons—they're other human beings. Is scare cinema growing up?
David Whelan
1.22.15
Stuff

The Pros and Cons of Being Black in America in 2014

Being black is not a choice, but what if it were? I made a list of pros and cons for my ethnicity amidst my Ferguson-fueled depression.
Dave Schilling
11.26.14
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