Top Ten Scariest Things Ever

The Top Ten

1 Being Buried Alive

I'm quite claustrophobic so being disabled from moving would be the most uncomfortable feeling for me.

Cause it's so difficult being buried alive, you will feel you are lonely inside, hopeless, nothing to eat, there's no one there, and the most of it you will become hopeless

Now even people without a fear of close spaces would be scared as hell to find themselves buried alive in a coffin. Like that would straight up suck. Could you imagine it, nowhere to move and your running out of oxygen and your dehydrating and starving while being very uncomfortable all at once, just an absolute nightmare. My second fear would be the ocean but at least you could have a quick death but still would be horrifying!

Yes this is. - 23windomt

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2 Fear

"What you fear most of all, is fear itself" which is (according to Professor Lupin), very wise. - irenesaxby

Proffered Lupin has a point. If fear is just an idea, then shouldn't we be scared of it? We can try to, maybe, just forget that fear even exists. But we can't because we're scared if what will happen or failure.

Well its... Scary OKAY!

You don't say?!

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3 Being Stranded in the Open Ocean

This is one of the most horrifying things I can imagine. It's slow and hopeless. You're in a life raft watching your supplies decline and waiting for someone to save you when each day your doubt increases that it will ever come. It's worse than instant death because you have time to think about all the people you never said goodbye to, and that is the most horrible thing I could wish on anyone.

you're pretty much screwed here. Should be higher. Like... number 2.

It would be so scary, not knowing whats beneath you while your resources slowly run out... And also, whoever put slenderman, according to the documentary he goes for those that fear him, so watch out

Life on the surface is just as bad if not more worse

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4 Justin Bieber's Singing

HE can't sing he sound like this boy in my class named Shatanya. He always trying to get selena Gomez and I don't think she like him! I mean when is he gonna him puberty.

This should be number 1! My brain has a sezure when listening to the vile screaming.

You think this is bad? Trust me, there are much more horrifying things out there. - LarryLarrington

Maybe he's a good guy in private - I don't want to pass judgment without ever having met him - but I really don't like his style or his voice or anything else when it comes to his public image.

I don't like it and some of his tours were horrifying. - Firemist

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5 Hell

Come on. This has to be number 1. It's endless torture and pain. What's worse than that?

Well, what's worse is endless torture, pain, and having no idea what's going on. - MaxAurelius

Hell is endless torture, with no hope of redemption, only pain and suffering to look forward to for the rest of eternity. - TheFrodo

If you think there is nothing Scariest then hell then you are not lucky person time is drawing near

I don't believe in Hell.
If there is an afterlife in anything, there wont be any punishment and people suffer more than on earth.
More likely to be reincarnation or ghosts.
This sounds really stupid but if ghosts exist maybe the reason why no one has seen them is because it's the souls of humans and it's the ghosts of people in government that passed away (they threw Adolf Hitler into a cave) and have some laws you cannot haunt someone's house.

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6 Lost In Space

What are you supposed to do? How are you gonna get back to your family and continue your life? There's no oxygen in space, nor is there water, food, or other people to talk to. There's many other dangers of space. For example, the sun's radiation, burning up due to friction, extreme cold, and space debris. This is one of the most frightening thoughts. - ethanmeinster

Why is this not higher? This is my all-time biggest fear. Right before the movie gravity came out, I was telling someone my biggest fear was to be floating in outer space knowing no one can help you. Then BAM the movie came, which I had no desire to see. Whew, it gives me goosebumps thinking about it.

You would just float around space and you couldn't even do anything. You would just float around waiting for your oxygen to run out and then die from suffocation. Really scary.

Dying from lack of oxygen is actually very peaceful, its dying from the abundance of carbon dioxide that's terrible. - browncad000

Come on man! this has to be no. 1! you would freeze and pass out in 15 seconds or you would be fried and cooked if you got too close to a star

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7 Drowning

You can't breathe the whole time and it's just... Freaky.

Imagine just screaming the breathing in the water and dying

It is a very dreadful situation very scary to experience - Ananya

Help me...I’m drowning! - Firemist

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8 The Unknown

The only reason we fear ghosts is because we don't know what they are. Same with UFOs.

Ghosts are totally real, I have seen one once aspiration once and orbs energy, black, clear, greenI should yellow, it happens to a hobby of mine, and I'm not scared one bit if I saw one again, they are, just earth bound spirits that are in limbo, lost after murder or suicide and trying to communicate, and every one gets scared, there not scary, they used to be like us, but now there on another plane.

Ambiguity is the one scariest thing. I know, in the back of my head, spiders will not hurt me. I'll still cry if I see one, but I know they're harmless deep down. No guarantees with the unknown, I guess that's why the idea of ghosts are so scary to me! - keycha1n

The oldest emotion of man is fear, the oldest kind of fear is the unknown.-Howard Phillips Lovecraft

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9 Clowns

Thank you! People laugh at me for being afraid of clowns when really they are terrifying! When I was really little, like six, my aunt made me watch It by Stephen King and ever since then I have been terrified. Even masks that have characteristics of clowns scare me to death!

It doesn't make much sense for It to give you a fear of clowns considering that that thing isn't even a clown but a thing taking the form of a clown to lure children. - KilljoyWithAPen

I hate clowns. They are some of the creepiest things that ever exist. All they do is preform at a circus, do things that are "funny," and have scarier (but cooler) versions of them kill people in horror movies. I used to like them. I'm not scared of them, but they are just stupid, and creepy. At a soccer game, there was a big line for a clown painting faces, and this one little girl was crying, because she might have been scared of the clown. I decided to go there to get a rainbow tiger face. Here's one thing: Seeing a clown's face close up won't be a pleasant experience.

I think we all agree that clowns do not need any explanation for being scary and should be first place in this list.


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10 Plane Crashes

Once I was going to a holiday for Australia and when we flew thunder struck and it got hit it was so scary and there we got a boat and there was this huge wave and we the wave just hit us and another plane came and flew us to Australia now I never go to that airlines anymore

That is scary. I was on a plane going to Wyoming, and it almost crashed. Some scary stuff. This is why I am afraid of airplanes now - KingSlayer93316

This is scary cause there's a chance you won't survive, a zombie apocalypse would be scary but it kinda sounds fun, if you have call of duty. - lukestheman4

The good news is that 95% of people in a crash will survive, and you will most likely be unconscious due to the lack of pressure in the cabin.

I keep hearing those stories on the news about planes crashing and no one making it out alive...makes me more terrified about flying. - CharismaticKat

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The Newcomers

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The Contenders

11 Zombies

This would really suck... if you're a horrible shot. Even then if your a bad shot how hard can a point blank shot to the head be? Still... this scenario would not be fun in the slightest. - fireinside96

Zombies are the scariest thing since zombies.

How a zombie apocalypse isn't within the top five I don't know :-( come on people, even if you weren't eaten alive by one, the chances are you'd probably become one yourself. Just imagine it for one moment, being a mindless zombie, ripping people you once loved to shreds. Agh, it doesn't matter though I suppose; do you want to know why? ZOMBIES ARE NOT REAL! Don't get me wrong there still scary as he'll but there just not real.

I hate it. Everyone you like, you know, you love, just turned into something out of the normal.

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12 Burning Alive

anyone who votes for anything else doesn't know anything about pain.

How is this under grizzly bears? They're not worse than this!

It would be really painful to be burned alive

This should be number one

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13 Death

Here's something strange about me: I'm not really that afraid of death. It doesn't really scare me. And I read a book, 'Heaven is for Real', and it really got me thinking of whether I'm going to heaven or hell...

Pardon me but how did Colton make it up? It even said that "Jesus has markers" when the kid had never HEARD of or even seen a crucifix. So how did he know what they were? - RedTheGremlin

If we didn't die, or at least didn't know we could die, NOTHING would be scary. What's scarier than not knowing what happens when your body disables? Nothing, and nothing probably happens. You can't control your body and everything goes black, will you be able to see the black? CAN you see? It's like being blind, deaf, unable to feel, smell, or anything.

I wish there was no such thing as this thing that you can't even be scared of because you won't be there when you have the chance to experience it

Whenever I read about someone dying, I freak out (well except for Warriors because we know they actually go somewhere after their death). - Firemist

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14 Camping Out In the Woods After Hearing About Slenderman.

This will scare you, I guarantee it. Especially if you are a young child. Without torches. And no adult to look after you. Imagine waking up outside, lost because you we're sleepwalking at night. Slender could have got you...dun dun dun

I was gonna go with Justin but this is way scarier considering that you can't do anything about it. Whereas you can just pummel that idiot of a singer

The worst thing is that the title didn't say Camping Out In The Woods With Your Friends After Hearing About Slenderman, so it means you're camping alone. Even scarier.

Meh,Slenderman isn't creepy at all - JustSomeRandomDude

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15 Nuclear Warfare/Fallout

People now have enough nukes to nearly destroy the earth and if not, send us back to the Stone Age. - SirSkeletorThe3rd

G=God, we're always just a few steps away from armageddon. Think about it. We'd destroy ourselves and only have ourselves to blame for it. At any moment, all of this could be over because of some people arguing over who gets the most resources.

Nuclear war would result in everyone dying. No winning everyone would lose thousands maybe millions of people.

War never changes... - Unknowngamer

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16 Creepypasta

I can't watch creepypasta! I know I never seen it but I heard of it, there's masky, jeff the killer, the rake, ITS SCARY! BUT I don't KNOW IF THEIR REAL! They aren't but there are killers and it just reminds you of it! Plus, I'm not old enough to watch it... I'm PRETTY GLAD! Creepypasta... Creepypasta... Imagine if this were real ( but now its a happy story ) - jeff comes in breaks door - ( good thing I chose lockdown! ) - I hide underneath couch while seeing him punched and hit by mouse traps that I set up! - ( hee hee I'm also a better fighter. ) - when he's weakened turns to fight - punch - jeff tries to stab with knife - I avoid the attack - turns into kitty - bites leg - hiss - turns back - STAY AWAY CREEPYPASTA! DID YOU KNOW NOT TO MESS WITH SMART KITTIES?

Slender never scared me. Jeff was freaky though. The Jeff The Killer fangirls are more scary than Slender and Jeff combined though.

I'm still scared even though I don't know the stories because I haven't read them. I know a bit about Jeff, but HE US THE WORST don't LOOK HIM UP I DID AND I REGRET IT!

Not scary not cliched. - XxembermasterxX

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17 Nightmares

Another night I saw that I was standing in my room near the window. I was combing my hair my mom to was there she was standing behind me &was talking to me about something. Suddenly her facial expression changed like she was really upset or scared, she was looking @the window very stunned. &then when I asked what happened to her she told it was nothing while saying this she was sweating &then she slowly started moving backwards &when I looked in to the window I saw a black skull Iike thing, & then suddenly I was no able to move I fell on the bed but my mom was still standing there staring @me &when my uncle ran towards she stopped him & sad don't go & then both of them were staring at me I was not able to move it was like someone is controlling me but there was a photo of Jesus on my shelf so I tried my best to stretch my hands towards that photo but something was preventing me from touching it, Istretched my hands with great force and @last when I touched that photo I felt like ...more

Once I had a nightmare where I met a handsome boy and went to his house suddenly a clown appears with other clowns so we just ran and they nearly broke the door and the boy got out of the room and fighter with the clown but the boy was DEAD and the clown came and I ran outside and everybody was dead even my parents and babies every one and there was a dead end and I was killed but I woke up it was so scary

I don't know why, but I had one nightmare about the crab from a Disney Junior show, Jungle Junction that wanted to pinch me in the butt. It happened in kindergarten, so don't even think about laughing at me.

I have nightmares almost every time I sleep. AND IT'S HORRIBLE! - JustSomeRandomDude

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18 Snakes Snakes Snakes are elongated, legless, carnivorous reptiles of the suborder Serpentes that can be distinguished from legless lizards by their lack of eyelids and external ears.

Snakes are the greatest creature on this planet I have my own as pets, people who are scared or don't like snakes have either never held a snake or only ever seen bad things happen that have included a snake for example, snake biting person or eating a person or other creature

Snakes are so cute, yet strangely scary!

Yeah really one time I saw a big snake in my mades room I and plus it's made babies in there and I saw two small babies from her was so freaked out it was in my house because in front of my house I have a big forest and I saw the snakes it's just so big and I was so freaked out and plus she made more babies of a kind of her and I saw one baby she had I don't know if she made more than one baby that is so crazy!

No, I love snakes, - Camaro6

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19 Slender Man

My head cannon is that slender only kills his pathetic fangirls but that's just me.

He just wants to hang out that's all, but with the screaming children he can never go anywhere!

He is fake you dummies

Once I was playing Slender: Bones of Children and when the jumpscare came up I dropped my phone. The volume wasn't even all the way up!

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20 Jeff the Killer Jeff the Killer Jeff the Killer is a creepypasta usually accompanied by a picture of a white face looking in to the camera smiling in an unsettling manner. The creepypasta is also usually accompanied by the term "Go to sleep".

Jeff the Killer is not so scary to me. if you want a really scary killer than go look up Jeffery Dahmer.

I was about 10 years old when I searched up Jeff the killer on YouTube. I had seen pictures and videos of slenderman before and those didn't scare me at all. Well Jeff absolutely TERRIFIED me. I couldn't sleep for days after seeing that video. If you're a kid and don't know what this is, please whatever you do don't look it up. You'll regret it if you do. - CharismaticKat

I searched him up really quick and I immediately got scared. I am never searching him up EVER AGAIN! - cosmo

Jeff honestly isn't too scary in my opinion. if you want scary, look up Ted Bundy.

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21 Pop Ups

One of the scariest things since darkness. Most people get scared $&@: less from these loud, sudden blast of fear.

Remember the car commercial? If you know what I'm talking about, you survived a heart attack

These things need to die and be forgotten about forever. Besides people are getting sick of them anyway.

Do you like the Red Room? - RedTheGremlin

Dude! Help me! Sara is missing!
Edit: Its just a joke! I know its from that game Sara is missing! - Gabo147

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22 9/11 Terror Attacks, 2001 9/11 Terror Attacks, 2001

A tragedy it was. - CharismaticKat

Did anybody like it! huh huh huh huh huh

23 Tornadoes

Tornadoes are TERRIFYING! There giant and huge, their night time assassins, and their loud and scary. I'm afraid of Tornadoes, so you should to.

Tornados can destroy everything! & there is no way to get away from them.

I have a fear of those. One time, we had a tornado watch where I live and I grabbed everything and ran downstairs. Luckily, there was no tornado by us.

Thanks god I live in Brazil - JustSomeRandomDude

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24 Going to Hell

How this different from Hell

Going to Hell is eternal torture and every fear will most likely be utilized against you.

God please send me to heaven

Been there done that

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25 Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Drew Bieber (born March 1, 1994) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer. He currently resides in Ontario, Canada and is Christian. He is the son of author Pattie Mallette. more.

All this Justin Bieber stuff on the list is not scary - Sparkjolt

This was on here twice! - venomouskillingmachine

This needs to be Number 1!

Marilyn Manson is scarier. - CharismaticKat

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26 Being Picked Up by a Tornado

I'm imagining what a guy named "Tornado" would look like. LOL - SammySpore

Sounds like a nice ride on the carousel!

You could die. - TeamRocket747

If this happened, I'd just hope I'll end up in Munchkinland and have to go see the wizard to bring me back home. - FuffleyandPeetah

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27 Being Attacked
28 A Human With One Eye But No Eyepatch
29 Naked People

The title should say Naked Fat People, that would be scary...

Nudity is natural. I mean, I agree with that other guy. Naked fat people would be scary.

I'm not scared of nudity, but I don't like it. - PhoenixAura81

Oh grow up!

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30 Spiders

hahaha its weird to see spiders and being buried alive the first 2, because the scariest things I have thought of is being buried alive with a dozen of the creepiest spiders on earth... anyway, I choose spiders because of my arachnophobia, stranded in an ocean is hella scary 2...

I live in the country and if I see a spider I will freak out if someone put it on me first I will scream bloody murderer then I will kill them

I have a deathly fear of spiders and after seeing Arachniphobia I was scared of them even more.

p. s. Death you can eventually cope with so its not such a big deal... Im not afraid of dying. - fireinside96

Nah - JustSomeRandomDude

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31 Getting Lost In Space

This was already on here, see how scary it is?! - mayamanga

Whoever puts on this list, and This was already on this list. - LapisBob

32 Donald Trump Donald Trump Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is an American businessman, television personality, politician, and the 45th President of the United States. Born and raised in Queens, New York City, Trump received an economics degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1968. In 1971, more.

At least he doesn't laugh about defending a rapist, knowing the person was guilty... - Livirus

Both candidates suck. Politics suck. Everyone bringing politics into everything and fighting because of it are fake Americans.

My man should me first.
I'm scared of orange things.
Mainly Orange Thunder


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33 Elf On the Shelf

It's creepy like a clown. It looks creepy like a clown. It's weird to have it on your shelf, that means every time you walk into your living room you see that creepy little thing. Staring at you. Those should be put up on Halloween. Not Christmas.

Put it on your porch, hugging a pumpkin, with a flashlight under its face - kaitlynrad11

Its always watching you...

I think this thing is creepy, one of my classmates that I'm sort of friends with said the Elf on the Shelf got a knife and wanted to kill him. I don't think that's true, I don't think this can come to life. I think it just convinces kids to be good.

I have nightmares about these things... true story bro.

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34 Bees Bees

I wanted to vote for Insects in general, but I couldn't find it. I guess I'll have to vote for the scariest insect of all.

One time, when I was little, I was petting a bee and it stung me on the hand and my hand had big brown spots all over it.

I'm kind of scared

They’re harmless if you leave them alone. They only sting when angered.

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35 Getting One of the Most Deadliest Diseases

Diseases are probably the scariest things in the world. Some can't be cured, even with today's modern medicine. Plus, you'd be getting killed (and it's a very slow and painful death) by something you can't see. I am afraid of death, but death from a deadly virus is even worse. - ethanmeinster

I would die... no I mean literally, I would die. - mayamanga

Get Small Pox, take a bath in soap, success.

Cancer - AwesomeJawson

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36 Dolls


I'm hungry

37 A Perve Watching You

Murder them.

38 Seeing a Close Family Member Die Slowly and Painfully

My heart sank. My dog, she was there before I was born. She is dying slowly and painfully we may have to put her to sleep. I feel like crying. I know she isn't a person but truthfully I love her more than my brother.

Please don't die now Ellie! My beautiful black lab mix!

I feel the same. My dog died because of eating disorder and old age. He was more older, When they need the name, We call him Patrick (influenced by Patrick Star) He was so happy. - Princesssmooth

Whoever has a dog: No. 1 They are no more important than your brother. No. 2 They are not in your family and No. 3 IF YOU REALLY LOVE IT, SEND IT IN THE WILD AND DON'T KEEP IT SUFFERING IN YOUR TINY HOME! Just watch The Fox And The Hound.

No way! My dogs love me and they depend on us. Stray dogs are actually quite common and unhealthy and sad. Not giving up my precious angels. - RedTheGremlin

I lost a family member once... He choked on a bone. His owner told my mom that he didn't make it. I almost cried. He was the best dog I've ever had. RIP, BENSON! - FuffleyandPeetah

And Trump is scarier than this? - Userguy44

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39 Osama bin Laden Osama bin Laden Osama bin Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden was a Saudi Arabian-born stateless terrorist. He was a founder of al-Qaeda, the organization that claimed responsibility for the September 11 attacks on the United States, along with numerous other mass-casualty attacks against civilian and military targets worldwide. more.

Thank God he's dead.. - Number18

He's dead are you serious right now? He can't hurt anyone anymore. - railfan99

He was a scary sucker but he was killed

More like Osama bin butthead

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40 The Devil Inside

Good thing I believe in god

Sarah Palin as President!

Lol it's an evil nun. - CharismaticKat

That movie wasnt even that scary

41 Guns

Well... I'm an animal lover so I can say I don't like guns to be shot at them... or people but my dad has like 5 huge guns set behind the door of the guest room...

If you gave me a gun and put me in a room full of rapists, I would become a mass murderer within 5 seconds.

Guns are not scary stupid people with guns are scary because they will probably shoot you

Retards don't know what guns are they use them to suicide but they r not for suiciding

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42 The Video For “You Spin Me Round (Like A Record)”

Great song but the video is scary. - RiverClanRocks

It's Not Even Scary - Cartoonnetworkfan1990

Should I watch it?

How’s this scary? It’s my opinion, so please don’t go bash on me for saying that. - IceFoxPlayz

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43 2 Girls, 1 Cup
44 You Being a Demon and a Demon Being an Angel


45 Falling

Oh, you mean me 24/7?

46 Violin Girl (Courage the Cowardly Dog)
47 "The Scariest Picture On the Internet"

I just looked this up. I didn't get scared at all, but a couple of the pictures were a bit creepy

Also, Shane Dawson came up... - KingSlayer93316

This is a real seeing I don't be crazy see google

What is it? Slenderman, jeff the killer, bloody clown?

Not scary but they are creepy

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48 Darkness

You can't see in the dark- how do you know what is going to come creeping out towards you? That's just creepy.

How could you not be afraid of pitch-black dark? If your just standing around, while fear surrounds you! Unexpected things could happen

If your in the dark, you don't know who'se watching you. Or who might be secretly creeping up on you so they could kill you when you least expect it. Many famous people back in the 1700s were afraid of the dark.

I don’t see the problem with the dark. - saturatedsunrise

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49 Scary Maze Game

This game scarred me for life. At the end of level 3, the scariest face ever pops out at you unexpectedly. SO SCARY

I accidentally played this game with my sister last year and we lost and got freaked out so much! In fact, didn't touch a computer after that for weeks! I even play video games and watch YouTube video with muted sound! Yikes!

If you want to prank your friends, just tell your friends to PLAY THIS GAME!

The face is just a girl that looked like she rolled in mud and is trying her best to smile

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50 Bugs


I actually have insectophobia induced by trauma. Every time I see a butterfly (going to the zoo is a nightmare! ) my mom says "Big Baby! " and slaps me. Wait! This reminds me of something.

Eustace: Stupid dog! *puts on mask* OOGABOOGABOOGA!

Courage: *eats camera*

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