Hauntings

CAPITALISM

Meet the People Selling Haunted Dolls on eBay

$50 for the soul of a dead child? What a steal!
Luke Winkie
1.3.18
Read

Discovering the Ghostly Truth Behind the Haunted Happenings of ‘Oxenfree’

I spoke to a flesh-and-blood paranormal investigator about Night School's indie game spooks.
Mike Diver
1.18.16
VICE vs Video games

Discovering the Ghostly Truth Behind the Haunted Happenings of ‘Oxenfree’

I spoke to a flesh-and-blood paranormal investigator about Night School's indie game spooks.
Mike Diver
1.18.16
Stuff

Australian Ghost Stories Detail a Very Isolated, Lonely Brand of Terror

Tourists fear spiders and snakes, but our fears are buried deeper and fuelled by isolation, desperation, and the sick knowledge that we're alone at the end of the world.
Wendy Syfret
10.30.15
All in Your Head

Inside the Studio of a Halloween Sound Effects Artist

The Halloween sound effect album is a staple of the holiday almost as inextricably linked as trick-or-treating.
Eric Grundhauser
10.28.15
Film

A Brief History of Australia's Haunted Movie Theaters

Why do employees at Melbourne multiplexes keep seeing spirits?
Lee Zachariah
5.8.15
Travel

A Nighttime Visit to LA's Notorious Los Feliz Murder Mansion

On December 7, 1959, sometime between midnight and dawn, Dr. Harold N. Perelson lost his mind. After beating his wife to death with a hammer he attacked his daughter—who survived—and then killed himself by drinking a glass of acid.
Mike Pearl
10.27.14
Stuff

Scaring People for a Living Will Drive You to Daytime Drinking

Being locked underground all day with the same people led to an uneasy sense of proximity between colleagues. This, coupled with the stress, boredom, and constant drinking, meant that it took little time for members of staff to start fucking each other.
Laurence Rivers, Marta Parszeniew
9.4.14