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  • 1. The watchful paintings. “This has creeped me out ever since I heard it: One night there was a man walking alone in the woods. He noticed that it was getting dark outside and he needed to find a place to sleep. Eventually he came across a cabin and decided […]

    19 Urban Legends From Your Childhood That Are Still Scary As Hell!

    1. The watchful paintings. “This has creeped me out ever since I heard it: One night there was a man walking alone in the woods. He noticed that it was getting dark outside and he needed to find a place to sleep. Eventually he came across a cabin and decided […]

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  • Cursed poems, cursed flash animations, cursed dreams, cursed mirrors and a whole slew of demons, these are the top 30 creepiest japanese urban legends. Japanese urban legends (都市伝説 Toshi Densetsu) are enduring modern folktales of either: paranormal creatures and their attacks on (usually) innocent victims; or non-supernatural, widespread rumours in […]

    30 Japanese Urban Legends!

    Cursed poems, cursed flash animations, cursed dreams, cursed mirrors and a whole slew of demons, these are the top 30 creepiest japanese urban legends. Japanese urban legends (都市伝説 Toshi Densetsu) are enduring modern folktales of either: paranormal creatures and their attacks on (usually) innocent victims; or non-supernatural, widespread rumours in […]

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  • Learning about a culture different than yours is usually a fun and rewarding experience, but every culture has their own set of urban legends to scare friends and frighten children. So today, I’m going to count down the scariest Mexican urban legends. This list will mainly feature legends from Mexico […]

    Mexican Urban Legends!

    Learning about a culture different than yours is usually a fun and rewarding experience, but every culture has their own set of urban legends to scare friends and frighten children. So today, I’m going to count down the scariest Mexican urban legends. This list will mainly feature legends from Mexico […]

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  • If you’ve watched the movie The Blair Witch Project, you know about the witch named Elly Kedward that was the foundation for the movie. The fictitious legend was ideal for the marketing hype created for the movie. In addition to that core story, there were additional urban legends hidden throughout […]

    Blair Witch Project – Myths & Legends!

    If you’ve watched the movie The Blair Witch Project, you know about the witch named Elly Kedward that was the foundation for the movie. The fictitious legend was ideal for the marketing hype created for the movie. In addition to that core story, there were additional urban legends hidden throughout […]

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  • The Urban Legend can have its lineage traced all the way back to the earliest form of storytelling, when terrifying tales were traded around fires, either as a warning or for mere entertainment. The Urban Legend is a contemporary legend, a modern form of folklore or mythology which reflects the […]

    Creepy Asian Urban Legends!

    The Urban Legend can have its lineage traced all the way back to the earliest form of storytelling, when terrifying tales were traded around fires, either as a warning or for mere entertainment. The Urban Legend is a contemporary legend, a modern form of folklore or mythology which reflects the […]

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  • Japan is a country full of magic, mystery & legend and home to some of the creepiest urban legends of all time. Sit back, down down the lights and watch the show!

    10 Terrifying Japanese Urban Legends!

    Japan is a country full of magic, mystery & legend and home to some of the creepiest urban legends of all time. Sit back, down down the lights and watch the show!

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  • Urban Legends of all kinds have been passed on through generations scaring kids half to death, with the following being no exception to that. From the ghost of a baby heard crying to an Alien Abduction and a woman that appears in your mirror if you call her name 3 […]

    20 Creepiest Urban Legends From Around The World!

    Urban Legends of all kinds have been passed on through generations scaring kids half to death, with the following being no exception to that. From the ghost of a baby heard crying to an Alien Abduction and a woman that appears in your mirror if you call her name 3 […]

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  • 1. Your dead family member appears to you in a dream I remember watching a Korean TV show, where they would talk about hauntings and encounters with the paranormal. (These types of shows were popular during the summer because it would scare you into feeling chills or something of that […]

    Haunting Korean Urban Legends!

    1. Your dead family member appears to you in a dream I remember watching a Korean TV show, where they would talk about hauntings and encounters with the paranormal. (These types of shows were popular during the summer because it would scare you into feeling chills or something of that […]

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  • Admit it, you still get a chill when you think back to the urban legends of your youth. Every child hears the stories: masked maniacs, ghosts, alien abductions. And they all must be true, because they totally happened to a friend of a friend’s cousin’s girlfriend. Why would you need […]

    10 Creepy Urban Legends From Around The USA!

    Admit it, you still get a chill when you think back to the urban legends of your youth. Every child hears the stories: masked maniacs, ghosts, alien abductions. And they all must be true, because they totally happened to a friend of a friend’s cousin’s girlfriend. Why would you need […]

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  • 10 Creepy Urban Legends From Around The World Urban legends are often thrilling stories, which contain many folkloric elements; and so they often spread quickly through a community or society. The tales are told dramatically, as though they were true stories that related to to real people—although they may in […]

    10 Creepy Urban Legends From Around The World!

    10 Creepy Urban Legends From Around The World Urban legends are often thrilling stories, which contain many folkloric elements; and so they often spread quickly through a community or society. The tales are told dramatically, as though they were true stories that related to to real people—although they may in […]

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