The Truth About 'Blue Whale,' an Online Game That Tells Teens to Self Harm
Creepypasta, media hysteria, and teenage suicide.
HBO's Slenderman Documentary Is a True Crime Horror Movie
'Beware the Slenderman' paints a chilling portrait of the children who attempted murder for a meme.
Revisiting Creepypasta, the Social Horror Craze That Launched Slenderman
HBO’s documentary ‘Beware the Slenderman’ premieres tomorrow, detailing the real-world consequences of a collaborative online nightmare machine.
Watch Fake Teeth Get Smashed to Bits by the Hydraulic Press
Smile like you machine it.
The Old Web
The Next Great Setting for Video Games? Pre-Broadband Internet.
A new breed of games seek to explore the web that was.
'Channel Zero: Candle Cove' Is Dumb, Scary, and Kind of Wonderful
Syfy's newest horror anthology series introduces the first mainstream adaptation of creepypasta stories.
Is Reddit's Creepy '_9MOTHER9HORSE9EYES9' a Netflix Marketing Stunt?
Netflix's "Stranger Things" looks an awful lot like _9MOTHER9HORSE9EYES9.
'_9MOTHER9HORSE9EYES9' Is Reddit’s New, Terrifying Mystery
“And it was only after the first round of children went through that they gained any idea of what was on the ‘other side.’”
Behold the Horror of the Mushroom Kingdom with These Creepy 'Mario Maker' Levels
Unlike the long-winded Mario-related creepypasta yarns that proliferate online, they are fantastic.
Creepypasta: Memes Are the New Myths
Dr. Jenny Davis explains how threatening memes thrive online, and sometimes merge with reality.
'Haunted Technology': An Interview with Erik Davis, Scholar of the Weird
We talked about conspiracy theories, confronting the void, and modern-day magic.
Nathan A. Thompson
Slender Man, Creepypasta, and Web Horror's Growing Influence on Gaming
Creepypasta is now inspiring people to make creepy video games.