Characters: Are You Afraid of the Dark?

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    Original Midnight Society 

Takes place during Seasons 1-5

Gary (Seasons 1-5)

Betty Ann (Seasons 1-5)

Kiki (Seasons 1-5)

Frank (Seasons 1-4)

David (Seasons 1-2)

Kristen (Seasons 1-2)

Eric (Season 1)

Tucker (Seasons 3-5)

Samantha (Seasons 3-5)

Stig (Season 5)

    New Midnight Society 

Takes place during Seasons 6-7


Evangeline "Vange"



    Monsters and Ghosts 

Silver Sight

  • Big Bad: Of the Tale of the Silver Sight story arc.
  • The Chessmaster: Helps the current midnight society to find the Silver Sight device, so it can wrap them up in the same Deal with the Devil it did with the original Midnight society.
  • Creepy Child: It's mostly seen in the form of a young child.
  • Deal with the Devil: It is a demon who uses the Silver Sight device to grant wishes and collect souls.
  • Hoist by His Own Petard/Karmic Death: It's MO was to use the Silver Sight decive to collect souls, try to guess what's used to destroy it.
  • Knight of Cerebus: Not that the show was already dark, but it's a big threat because it's real and actually interacts with the Midnight Society.
  • The Fourth Wall Will Not Protect You: In-Universe, it's after the Midnight Society, however since the Midnight Society takes place in the "Real World." It might come after you.
  • This Can Not Be: When it realizes that Gary is using the power of the Silver Sight against it.
  • This Was His True Form: When it's being defeated it briefly transforms into something resembling a pale old man.


  • Ascended Extra: According to Word of God, Sardo was only supposed to be in one episode, but they liked the actor, so they kept bringing him back. He even continued to appear after Gary left.

Dr. Vink

  • Ascended Extra: Like Sardo, Vink was only supposed to be in one episode, but they kept bringing him back due to the actor's performance.


  • Monster Clown: He was only harassing the kid to get back his stolen clown nose, but he was still pretty scary.

Phone Police

Ghastly Grinner