Spooktacular 2021 News

Common Phobias and Horror Movies That Trigger Them

Common Phobias and Horror Movies That Trigger Them

Horror films like to play with the boundaries of fear, but when does something become a true phobia? Here are some movies to avoid if you’re seriously afraid.


October 31, 2021   Chucky Pennywise Sam Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021

Obscure Horror: Four Genres That Chill and Intrigue

Obscure Horror: Four Genres That Chill and Intrigue

Searching for something other than slasher films and ghost stories? Try these four obscure horror genres β€” you won’t be sorry but you will be scared.


October 30, 2021   Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021

Villain Profile: Daenerys Targaryen’s Descent into Madness

Villain Profile: Daenerys Targaryen’s Descent into Madness

Daenerys Targaryen: a tragic victim destined for failure or a hypocritical tyrant? This Game of Thrones Villain Profile analysis adds fuel to the fire.


October 29, 2021   Game of Thrones Daenerys Targaryen Drogon Jon Snow Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021 Villain Profiles

Spooktacular 2021: Horror Booth VR Tour

Spooktacular 2021: Horror Booth VR Tour

Explore the Sideshow Spooktacular 2021 VR booth space.


October 29, 2021   Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021

Horror Films by Directors of Color

Horror Films by Directors of Color

The power of horror draws from many elements, but when those elements are from the real world, we can’t escape our fear. These six directors of color show us how.


October 27, 2021   Horror Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021

Villain Profile: Draco Malfoy’s Redemption

Villain Profile: Draco Malfoy’s Redemption

Perhaps Draco Malfoy was more of a victim than a villain. Let’s break down this complex Harry Potter character’s real story.


October 26, 2021   Harry Potter Draco Malfoy Lucius Malfoy Severus Snape Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021 Villain Profiles

Spooktacular 2021: Event Schedule

Spooktacular 2021: Event Schedule

Get the visual schedule for each day of Sideshow’s weeklong Spooktacular 2021 event.


October 25, 2021   Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021

10 Recent Must-Read Horror Comics for Monster Lovers

10 Recent Must-Read Horror Comics for Monster Lovers

Vampires, werewolves, even ourselves β€” here are 10 must-read modern horror comics that showcase the best (and worst) monsters lurking in the shadows!


October 25, 2021   Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021

Spooktacular 2021: Event Overview

Spooktacular 2021: Event Overview

Get a schedule and breakdown of livestreams, giveaways, and more for Sideshow’s Spooktacular 2021 event.


October 25, 2021   Contest Contest & Giveaway Halloween Livestream Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021

Slayer to Slasher: Other Horror Appearances by the Buffy Cast

Slayer to Slasher: Other Horror Appearances by the Buffy Cast

Nearly 25 years after first opening the Hellmouth, let’s take a look at other horror roles the cast of Buffy tackled outside of their time in Sunnydale.


October 22, 2021   Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021