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The Story Behind The People’s Temple And The Jonestown Massacre

On November 18, 1978, an American cult led by Jim Jones orchestrated a mass-suicide that claimed the lives of over 900 people, 287 of which were children murdered by their own parents. Once a peace an...

The Hillside Stranglers

The Hillside Stranglers: Cousins Turned Killers

In 1979, cousins Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono were arrested as the main suspects in the kidnapping, rape, torture, and murder of ten female victims whose ages ranged from twelve to twenty-eight ye...

Albert Fish

Profile of a Madman: Albert Fish

While the name Albert Fish is synonymous with cannibalism, sexual fetishes, and his most famous victim Grace Bud, the rabbit hole goes much deeper. Although Fish is always included on lists of infamou...

Satanic - Review

Wicked Wednesday: Satanic May be the Most Generic Horror Movie of 2016

Welcome to Wicked Wednesday, a recurring segment on Wicked Horror where our own Zena Dixon brings you her (always outspoken) opinion on all things horror. The subject matter for these videos will vary...

My Friend Dahmer

My Friend Dahmer Is A Heart-Wrenchingly Accurate Portrait Of One Of America’s Most Infamous Serial Killers

My Friend Dahmer, a graphic novel written by John (or Derf) Backderf, is a conglomeration of the author’s experiences as a classmate of the infamous Jeffrey Dahmer and the facts, as we know them now, ...

Madame LaLaurie

Madame LaLaurie: The Infamous Murderess Of New Orleans

In terms of serial killers, most of us will think of the stereotypical older Caucasian male with creepy glasses and a smile that sends a shiver up the spine. That is a fairly accurate representation, ...

Lois Duncan

Remembering Horror Writer Lois Duncan And The Unsolved Murder Of Her Daughter

On June 15, 2016 the literary world lost a revolutionary voice of horror and suspense. The author of the tension-fueled I Know What You Did Last Summer, Lois Duncan, died at the age of 82. Duncan had ...

Serial Killer Fandom - true stories

Here’s the Problem With the Serial Killer Fandom

There’s a cultural fascination with serial killers. It makes sense, too, because America has more of them than just about any country on Earth. Why we have so many, I can’t say. But I can talk about t...

Creepy pastas - Slender Man

3 Horrifying Crimes Inspired By The Slender Man

The Slender Man is a well-known creepypasta that has circulated widely around the Internet, inspiring a slew of fans who have created an endless stream of artistic depictions, short stories, and video...