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Nightmare Fuel: Web Original
The internet has been responsible for bringing the world a visual medium where there is, for the most part, little to no censorship on any matter, including decency and taste.

This does, as you imagine, have some drawbacks.

NOTE: Weblinks Are Not Examples. Tropers are naturally curious, and having them stumble into links which scar them for life is not to everyone's tastes. Merely adding a link without a description is not enough for an example. Remember, even a description of what's behind the link is still scary on its own.

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    Games 
  • The game Vorago, though made with intent to scare, had some parts with over-the-top nightmareish-ness. Watch the walkthroughs here, here, here, and finally here. The part after the protagonist's husband gets stung by the monsters is especially scare-worthy.
  • Closure. This flash game is just plain freakin' unsettling. Especially when you start figuring out what it's about. It's a fun game in spite of it though, with a great gameplay mechanic.
  • Covetous, a retraux Flash game found on Newgrounds (contains flashing lights). You start off as a single pixel, collecting other pixels in a level shaped like a man's body. As you collect more and more pixels and as the atonal background "music" drones on and on, your pixel-blob and the items it must collect grow and grow as your character slowly transforms into a parasitic twin, the man's face growing progressively less cheerful all the while. The between-round intermission texts become progressively more psychotic and demented; eventually even the music (such as it was) vanishes, replaced by a series of loud beeps. In the final level, you are instructed to mash the left and right arrow keys to help what is now a miniature Eldritch Abomination tear its host open from the inside and unleash itself upon the world. But you can also choose to let the man live; by waiting around on the final stage for long enough, the fetus-in-fetu realizes that two wrongs don't make a right and reduces itself to a quiet existence as a benign tumor.
  • Die Anstalt: Psychiatry for Mishandled Plush Toys. Everything that made Toy Story worthy of an entry on the Nightmare Fuel pages, but with severe mental disturbances. Take Dolly: After that Body Horror and Mushroom Samba, as well as the expression on the wolf, you will never look at reversible stuffed toys the same way again. And failing to help is even worse, because if you can't rescue everyone in one try (no second chance), it leads to Offscreen Inertia.
  • Hotel 626. Start off with the fact that it's only possible to play it between 6pm and 6am. When you can play the game, it's basically you playing a guest trying to escape an incredibly freaky hotel which is full of dark and demonic forces. Among other things, you must play a music box to keep a scary baby asleep, figure out how to escape from a room which you are locked in with a mad man (after three tries, he unties himself, turns out the light, and game over), and get dragged down the hall by evil spirits. And when you do finally escape, you get a cool down moment where the guest sits in his car and starts to pull out of the driveway while calming music plays. Before looking in the rearview mirror and seeing a corpse-like creature in the back seat.
    • There is now the wonderful game Asylum 626! As with the hotel, it's only playable from 6pm to 6am and is more of a barely interactive short movie than a game. You do, however, have to make a decision on who to kill at the end. Fun Fun!
  • Get Lost allows you to explore the "unsafe and most assuredly haunted grounds" right away. The place is largely harmless, however...with the exception of one room, which contains an old woman's corpse in a chair and a portrait of a child nestled in the corner. Clicking on the corpse itself does nothing. However, if you click the portrait, the screen goes black, a close-up of the corpse appears for a split second, and you die. But it's never explained how or why you die, which somehow makes it ten times worse.
  • Monster Basement, a flash game series, has a bit of this, for examples, play it right here!
    • To be more specific, the entire premise is that your character heard your friend screaming, only to be knocked out and wake up in a creepy, dark basement. You're locked in and have to find a way out before the monster that abducted you comes back to eat you. There's one fun part where you go into a dark room and put a new light bulb into the socket, only to be terrified to see a Mud Monster coming after you in the now-lit room. You need to kill it with an axe. Oh, and when you finally get the key to the door? The phone rings. When you pick it up, the most creepy voice imaginable informs you that he'll be there soon to kill you, at which point the background music changes from its usual soft rhythm to being incredibly frantic. That's just in the first game. The second game has you and your friend trying to escape from the house itself, which has a zombified family living in it. Among various creepy delights, there's the man in the kitchen calmly ripping apart a dead monster for dinner and pictures in the living room that change in the dark. There's also one point where you have to watch a DVD. If you have a certain item, you can freeze time and see that one of the "pictures" is actually another zombie person, who was attempting to kill you from behind. If you don't freeze time, the game will end as you're killed from behind by a chain saw. You won't even know what happened.
  • The Minoto Series is a bunch of cute point-and-click adventure games which are about as far from scary as you can get...until Present of Santa 2. Go two screens right from the start and you come to a scene with a locker. Open the locker, and you're treated to a huge, writhing orange thing with bulging eyes, a gaping mouth and vestigial limbs constantly wiggling. It's actually just the Sun Boy from previous games who's gotten ridiculously fat and wedged inside the locker, but some of the Escape Games 24 players have gotten a nasty shock from it.
  • Screamers, innocuous-looking websites that lull a casual viewer into a false sense of security by offering a game or some other activity which requires their concentration and then, Bam! Instant picture of a possessed Linda Blair with loud accompanying train whistle. The internet equivalent of sneaking up behind someone with a scary mask and tapping them on the shoulder.
    • An example of this is "Find the ghost of Elvis in this picture", in which you have to try and spot the ghost of deceased rock icon Elvis Presley, his beautiful singing voice echoing in the background while you look around for him...and then all of a sudden, this monstrous ghoul thing appears on screen.
    • As parodied in one iCarly online video.
      Spencer: Okay, you may not believe this, but my robot can actually cry. Here, look into its eyes.
      (camera moves in closer)
      Spencer: Now just keep looking. You'll see the tears in about 15 seconds.
      (About 5 seconds later...)
      Spencer: RAGHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH! Heh... sorry if that scared you, but that's kind of the point.
    • Even Lego gets in on the act - on the Bionicle Piraka website, an innocuous join-the-dots routine flashes and roars when you get to the eleventh dot.
  • Alice Is Dead: The games' interpretation of the Cheshire Cat is a mad scientist's young daughter who suffered a Teleporter Accident by messing with her father's experiments and became fused with one of the cat test subjects. She's actually helpful, but she gives you at least one Jump Scare. Which isn't helped by her looking like this.
  • Curse of the Red Ninja is something of a spiritual successor to Get Lost, and is largely just an adventure game with an element of surreal humor. Just don't go into the dark forest and disturb the nest of sinister-looking birds, because a "protective Tengu mother" will appear right the hell out of nowhere and put a sudden and definitive end to both your fun and your ability to sleep.
  • Colour My Dreams is full of this. From shadowy demons who suddenly leap offscreen to taunting messages written in blood, it's quite the departure from the previous games. The ending is worth the fear, though.
  • Some people find the Submachine series disturbing because of the emptiness of the places you explore and the eerie soundtrack, and/or for the sense of being watched and not knowing who to trust. You find evidence that other people have been there before you, including notes left for you, but so far you only really have two-way communication with Murtaugh, and not very often at all... and he is far from trustworthy. Also, while many of the locations look like they've been abandoned for a very long time, some places look as though people were there recently and had to leave in a hurry — and every now and then you'll go someplace you've been before that has apparently been visited in your absence by someone or something who likes to break things.
    • From Submachine Network Exploration Experience:
      • "Report #173" at location 399 deals with the recurring themes of memory loss and disorientation, and suggests that the Submachine itself could be causing people to lose their memories, confusing and trapping them, and "harnessing their biomatter".
      • Location 712. The combination of the gun camera stills and the sounds — a faint, steady electronic tone, interrupted by quick bursts of hard-to-make-out human voices, beeping, and static — is very unsettling. Most of the soundtracks and background noises for the entire series are creepy, but this one in particular stands out.

    Interactive 
  • Maid of Horror, a small (barely) interactive movie in the Neurotically Yours series. It starts out promising enough as goth chick Germain, decked out in a maid's uniform, starts giving you head, then goes straight into HONF territory when she practically eats your dick. Obviously, NSFW.
  • "Don't Take This Lolipop":Basically you click on the lolipop and allow the app like you you usually do with apps on Facebook. You then see a man on what looks like an old 90's computer scrolling through YOUR facebook page. Then he looks up your location on google maps. Eek!
  • This gem Play With Me. Muto is surreal with tons of body-shock horror; this is a moving child's doll, deep in the Uncanny Valley, with interactive body-shock horror. You just click on an object from the doll's house and the doll picks it up and plays with it. Whatever you choose, you're in for a horrific time.
  • There's an interactive web animation about how chocolate bunnies are made and you're given the choice of something to throw at the poor helpless bunny. When you click on said item something brutal happens to the poor bunny (he even screams in agony) and knocks him out- he is then dipped into a vat of chocolate and comes out as a chocolate bunny. Also the Hamster in the Microwave as well as many other Joe Cartoon ones.
    • Although the hamster's snarky remarks and exaggerated southern accent somehow softened the blow.
  • ''The Hospital'' is a game in which you visit interactive photgraphs of an "abandoned hospital". Make sure your sound is turned on and that you wait a few moments in each room before exiting because almost everything starts up after at least 30 seconds of looking around and clicking has passed and don't be shy to mouseover and click anything of interest because some of the scenes actually are interactive.
  • The 99 rooms is an online gallery featuring the extremely creepy art of Berlin artist Kim Köster displayed in the rooms of a broken down, decaying factory. Clicking on the pictures will cause them to move, and a couple of the rooms contain "jump scares" that will make you hit the ceiling. Not something to be viewed alone in a darkened room at night.
  • Watch and keep clicking "Next". It starts with a funny little animation of someone removing their flash drive before the computer say it's safe. Then it gets corrupted. Then the world gets corrupted.

    Memes 
  • Screamers. Yeah, most are pretty harmless and simple (like the famous Scary Maze Game). Then you stumble across one that's a mix of gorn, mind rape and horror.
    • It's worse if you come across one randomly on Youtube in the related videos section. If you're looking through the related for Fenton the dog or even 'try to watch this without laughing!'.
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      • For those who are looking for actual information, Zalgo is and was a meme based around a fictional Eldritch Abomination representing decay and chaos through the use of The Missing No-esque scrambled images and garbage characters similar to the above. The creepy thing about Zalgo mythology is that it does exist simply because people act like it exists. The moment you mention it's name, it appears, in the form of everyone around you saying his words in his voice. Every time he is mentioned. He can't do anything to you if you don't want him to. He exists because you want him to exist. And there's nothing you can do about it.
      • The other creepy thing is that Zalgo's influence on people is generally rendered as Eye Scream, usually in the form of blood or some other discharge from the eyes.
  • The Shadowlurker, a.k.a Horrifying House Guest, Never Alone or Uninvited Guest, a being that could best be described as a mix between troll face and Kayako from Ju On / The Grudge.
  • The numerous online references to Brian Peppers.
  • Everybody knows of Suiseiseki because of 'DESU DESU DESU', yes? Well, another Suiseiseki-based meme has been unleashed onto the internet — the super-deformed (emphasis on the deformed) Jissouseki, which was introduced onto 2ch to much revulsion... until the frequenters started drawing fanart of the little things crapping on themselves and getting tortured in the most horrific ways possible. It's enough to make your skin crawl. DO NOT look for it if you've got an extremely weak stomach.
    • Related to this phenomenon are the yukkuris — blobby, deformed heads of Touhou characters that implore you to "TAKE IT EASY!" Unfortunately, for every cute yukkuri fanart on the internet, there's always one where the poor things are tortured and killed, among other atrocities. This is partly justified by the fact that Fanon has declared that they're filled with bean paste and not blood, but still...
    • And now we have Fluffy Ponies, who are basically a Western equivalent to Jissouseki and Yukkuris.
  • Laina the Overly Attached Girlfriend. Just the Slasher Smile plus Creepy Blue Eyes are enough for a hell of a Nightmare Face, and add some Clingy Jealous Girl \ Yandere content...
  • And, of course, there's always Candle Jack. .... Oh Cr- ap.

    Music/Remixes 
  • The music from Red vs. Blue: Reconstruction. All of it. The way it was transformed from twangy, humorous, and somewhat novelty-ish in Blood Gulch Chronicles to being a legitimate dramatic tool in Reconstruction is nothing short of amazing.
  • "The Device Has Been Modified", a remix of dialogue from Portal. It makes everything so damn creepy, especially at the end. Especially since if you forget and leave it on, a full ten seconds or so of silence after the "end," a Turret whispers "Are you still there?" with demonic reverb.
    • The download of the song has the Turret speak much sooner after GLaDOS says "goodbye," so the creepiness of it is lessened a little. Not by much, though.
    • "Please proceed to android hell." Cue Rage Sphere.
  • "The Smote's Lullaby" is a fan-song for Hedone High. Just... Just the little kid weeping at the end... Damn.
  • This song parody by someone named after a line from Michael Jackson's song "Smooth Criminal" is a nightmarish attempt at a song about Tonight Show host Jay Leno- the song coming off as more of an Alice Cooper-like vibe to it and with the portrayal of Jay being more like Heath Ledger's Joker crossed with Johnny Depp as Sweeney Todd. It makes the whole thing look more like a horror novel than a song.
  • "Silent Bonk". It is a testament to how creepy Silent Hill music is that even having the Scout from Team Fortress 2 "bonk" over it fails to blunt the fear factor.

    Stories 
  • Candle Cove.
  • This story about how a little girl saw a horrifying demon in her window that had blood-dripping fangs. You may never hear Rick Springfeild's "Hole In My Heart" the same way again after reading this story. From a website purporting to contain true ghost stories.
  • Sailor Nothing: Ami. Damn, even the mental image gives nightmares. A villain who seeks to refine evil as an artform abducts her, physically and mentally breaks her, and then presents her as his masterpiece to the rest of the cast.
  • Sam Hughes' Gorge is about humans happening upon a planet that happens to be a perfect sphere with no atmosphere. Kinetic probes find that the planet's substance is mostly magnesium. They send a drone down, and lose contact immediately. And with another. And another. Then they realize the planet was destroyed by a Grey Goo scenario. Then the planet starts launching rockets. The story ends with the flagship running for Earth, while all the other survey ships are consumed behind them, the nanoships expanding in all directions. The fastest human ship will take six months to reach earth, and the narration points out the nanomachines hadn't learned about spaceflight, not until they sent the drones down.
  • The darker and/or more perverted stories on FurAffinity often show that one man's Fetish Fuel is another's horror—for instance, stories in the "Belial" series often feature people being permanently merged together for the rest of their natural existence (e.g. a woman choosing to turn into a penis attached to another woman.) The fact that many of these stories are consensual can actually make it creepier.
    • Speaking of FurAffinity, a user named Nequ writes SCP Foundation Rule 34. You have been warned.
      • Technically, it's doing to transformation fetishism what SCP does to Urban Fantasy; look at it in a realistic setting. They've stated several times that the stories are supposed to be horror, and participants are rarely doing it consensually. Quite the opposite.
  • The Ms. Scribe Story is a perfect example of the depths of depravity to which people will sink in the name of fandom involvement—and how rewarding such unconscionable actions can be. The story's finale is even worse: by then, you learn what sort of person the real Ms. Scribe is.
  • Many transformation and mind control stories can be this, even more so with a little Fridge Logic. Breasts of the Magi, for example, takes place in a world where the World of Fae re-synced with this world after a few hundred years absence. almost all of the Fae happen to look like really hot women. They tend to have very high libidos, and their standard method of proposing sex with a man is to corner them, kiss them, and stick their hand down their pants. That's right; it's sexual assault. This could be standard for fantasies, but later on in the story, some guy hides an aerosol can that causes breast growth and high libido in the girls' locker room. Not only does it cause date rape, but it turns the victims' effectively bisexual, and changes their bodies. Two "minor wish" spells combine in such a way as to cause the male lead to change shape repeatedly over several hours, including one which gives birth to several rapidly maturing kittens, and another which itself can cause alterations in others and make an entire bookstore a Zone of Arousal, so to speak, just by writing runes with a magic marker. And to top off the Unfortunate Implications sundae, it is twice mentioned how these events won't hurt anyone. Maybe a few pregnancies, but nothing serious.
    • Latex Bloom is about latex plant symbionts that invade womens'...lower bits, and keep them in a constant state of sexual excitement and orgasm. They can also act as pseudopenises. That's weird enough, but the protagonist ends up with one, then spends several weeks with her infected cousin and infected botanist aunt, whose greenhouse spawned the parasites in the first place. Infected gradually get better bodies, and have an enhanced libido and very compelling scent. The trio later progress from just incest to actively trying to infect people with these parasites, and the protagonist rapes a random girl in public through use of her tentacle(and said girl likes it). And they want to take over the world with it. Well, they're under the influence of the parasite, right? Well, no; the aunt specifically points out that all the parasite does is make them feel good, and everything they've been doing has been done of their own free will. Which means that either the parasite makes them think they're still free, or it's basically turned them into sociopaths without using mind control.
    • The "New Found Form" series involves a series of artifacts that turns people into and gives them the power to transform others into hypersexed furries, usually hermaphrodites. This allows for several interesting forms, including two people fusing into a bear-lizard hybrid, and a dinosaur-spider hybrid. The infection can be spread through nearly anything, including dairy products and the Internet.
  • An author with the online handle Wyld Blue has some conjoinment horror stories, such as "Tounge-Tied," in which a woman [woke up in a tiny room with her tongue fused to another woman's tongue. Neither of the women felt any urge to eat or sleep...and so they stayed, stuck in that tiny room without an exit, for what seems like forever.
    • The author of that story remarked that he had no good ending for it. Someone else came up with one here, in which the latest victim severs their conjoined spinal cord with a knife, killing them both to prevent the cycle from repeating.
  • Ted's Caving Story Even with the misspellings and early internet aesthetic, it's still known to be very, very eerie.
  • John Dies at the End has plenty of examples, but in one of the earliest instances, there were tiny little white worms of supernatural origin. They could fly through the air and drill their way into a person's skin. Once inside a host's soft tissues, a single one could swiftly convert the body mass into a swarm, exploding out at any time. A swarm could infest a person's entire body, turning them into a mind-controlled meat puppet that can choose to act indistinguishably from the original person. Each worm has intelligence comparable to that of a human, and they also hate you so much that just being in the same room as them can cause you physical pain. Despite this, the book is quite funny.
  • This story, titled "The Dog". The worst part being the fact that the writer insists that it's true, and it's hard not to believe them.
  • In Cradleland, the ba'thulaz eat brains of living creatures. And no, they do not kill them before eating them, but use the razor-sharp teeth in their lamprey-like mouths to cut open the skull and extract the brain while the organism is still alive. And they prefer the brains of sapient organisms- like humans.
  • Cor has written hundreds of vignettes and short stories about invisible, amorphous, sociopathic tickle monsters and their victims. The stories range from Black Comedy, Porn and more often than not veer into outright horror. For anyone ticklish enough to be tortured by it this is about as scary as it gets. Here's a link.
  • Shadow Unit. Just... Shadow Unit: the woman who makes people choke to death on their tongues, the man who can walk unseen in front of a camera and erase himself from human memory, the woman who can kill you at a distance through sheer freakish bad luck — and then there's William Villette, a serial rapist whose power is influencing people's emotions; some of his victims, years later, still believe that they deserved what he did to them, and that's only the backstory to what he does to Chaz, who incidentally happens to be his son. By his sister. Who he sexually assaulted before the anomaly took him over. Two sentences: "It's okay, baby. I just have to let the wings come out." (And that's just the major plot points — some of the cases mentioned in passing are... yeah.)
  • The Dionaea House Something along the lines of "Blair Witch Project" meets "House of Leaves", this 4 part web-based story will definitely make you uneasy of scary noises in your house. Crowning Moments of Scary goes to Mark's texts when he finds the second house, each getting faster and shorter culminating in " THE DOOR IS OPEN", and Danielle's blog and her experience with the bathtub. red rover red rover let Jenny come over.
  • The Shape of the Nightmare to Come. A fan created setting based in the Warhammer 40k universe, except it's the Fifty-first millennium instead of the Forty-first. And everything went to hell. Certain examples include the account of the Tersis's voyage into the Deep Warp, the Blood Angels giving into the blood thirst completely, the New Devourer, the Ophilim Kiasoz, and most notably, the Star Father. Imagine the Emperor ascended to godhood the day he died and decided the best way to protect humanity is to dominate it utterly, mind, soul, and flesh.
  • Ursula Vernon's Book of the Gear.
  • This short story, whilst not being as downright terrifying as some of the other things on here, may put you off of fried eggs for a while.
  • The Terrible Secret Of Animal Crossing, the Let's Play of Animal Crossing. With such fun things as statues that slowly turn you into animals, and a woman luring kids to an abandoned island so that she can take away their body parts and put them on her own body.
  • Meticulous is a short story that seems simple enough: a man interacting with his cleaning lady. But there's this overlying feeling that something's not quite right, and when she asks him to unlock the attic...
  • Whateley Universe: Jade Sinclair is Transsexual who should have been a Gender Bender, but due to her peculiar mutation, could not grow past the age of eleven, nor be altered surgically. Fortunately, she managed to fix this through Applied Phlebotinum, transforming into a fifteen year old girl in a matter of hours. Unfortunately, she manages to catch the Idiot Ball, and agrees to undertake a magical ceremony run by someone who is planning to sacrifice her soul to a demon. Because of a link she has to her roommate Tennyo, she survives, but reverts back to male form, with the side effect that she now has high-level regeneration. When she realizes she is male again, she snaps, and tries repeatedly tries to hack off her male genitals, which regenerate in a few minutes each time. She goes on doing this for several hours, until she passes out from blood loss despite the regeneration.

    Videos: Animated 
  • Banjo Gyro, an animated short film apparently about fast food employees who fight demons. Except the whole thing is done in nauseated, sickly colors with distorted vocals and a constant throbbing sound. As one YouTube comment describes it: "This is what a fever dream feels like. This is what hell looks like. This is what nightmares are made of."
  • Here's a link to a creepy Yuru Yuri video, complete with nightmare faces!
  • Tricky from Madness Combat. This Monster Clown JUST. WON'T. DIE. Ever.
  • The ending of this animation.
  • Salad Fingers: A series of animations starring a masochistic green freak with fingers that look like a green Freddy Krueger glove who talks to finger puppets and likes touching rusty spoons and lives in a world with almost nobody else around, and when he meets somebody, he usually freaks out. Also, everything he says appears as text.
    • Actually, David Firth's entire output [1] qualifies. Salad Fingers is only the tip of the iceberg.
  • This Youtube video. An entire collection of horror scenes from various games and anime.
  • The first episode of GMod Idiot Box has a moment you probably should not watch late at night with the lights off.
  • Ah, a short student-film. It follows a young girl who somehow falls into a strange world while eating a bowl of alphabet soup...At first it's not too bad, though a bit ominous. The ground is slightly-soft and cracked, the sky is a brownish color, and look! Letters are floating by! A...H...A...H...The girl decides to follow the letters back to see where they're coming from and... it gets worse.
  • This Lasagna Cat video. It's pretty funny until the end, when Garfield's eyes grow so big, they fall off his face and roll on the table, leaving two disturbing empty sockets on his face. Shudder... The fact that it's set to "Eyes Without A Face" did not help.
    • Then it ends with the same creepy image of Jim Davis all the videos end with... only now his eyes are moving...
  • An Arbuckle Thanksgiving is a digital edit of the Garfield's Thanskgiving special and completely removes Garfield. For most of the video, it's pretty silly and doesn't have anything offensive. That is, until Jon sits down to eat...
  • Story from North America. A pencil-drawn music video about a father trying to teach his son why you shouldn't kill spiders. Nightmarish moments include the father squishing one of the giant spider's eggs, the father caressing one of the spider's hairy legs, the father's nipples, and...let's just say that the father in general is horrifying.
  • Ladies and gentlemen, The worst thing in the world.
  • This trippy, surreal animation right out of Estonia (the very first shot marks it as made-in-Tallinn).
  • The darker works of Jeremy Lokken definitely count, specifically Coffee Break and The Ugly Duck.
  • Did you have any deep-sea nightmares recently? If so, DO NOT LOOK. The author of this also made a Pokemon-like monster collection called "Mortasheen" (a horse plague) which range from human-like zombies to altered animals, sentient objects and even puddles with multiple heads. Almost all of them (except the "mistake" class) have pain-inducing or downright lethal powers, of course.
  • This trailer for a theoretical 28 Months Later film, which combines clips from various anime series and video games to sound bites from the films to truly terrifying effect.
  • This extremely trippy animation about cows, complete with some very creepy music.
    • The creator of that video, Birmingham-based animator Cyriak Harris specialises in this sort of thing. If memory arecalls correctly, he provided the trippy backgrounds in The Nostalgia Critic's Top 11 Mindfucks. "Watch them at your own risk", indeed.
  • Another Cyriak example: there's one website where they have "Live webcam from inside a particle accelerator". There's a few minutes of normal footage that makes you think it's real, then alarms go off and and a black hole appears and eats the camera, the lab and (presumably) the world. Eeek!
    • Most Cyriak's work fits this trope, including, but not limited to, Queenie, BeastEnders, and the adorably horrifying Meow. When he was commissioned to make a music video for a girly pop song, it was predictably less horrifying then usual but it still featured scenes such as a pair of scissors cutting through a landscape made of flesh, interspaced with blinking and moving eyes, and he himself described it as "a foot fetishist's nightmare".
  • CHAINSAW MAID is a disturbing claymation project. Seeing the red-haired woman vomit out blood and all her internal organs and then collapse face down into them, then after a few moments sit back up with a creepy blank stare and make a terrifying noise.
  • Many of Film Cow's Cartoons. Charlie the Unicorn's already been mentioned, but that's just scratching the surface-their other cartoons include sadistic children's show mascots, man-eating Llamas, John Mc Cain's hallucinations, Ferrets who sing joyfully about the Holocaust and murder...and it's all played for laughs.
  • Kikia. Similar to the "Find the ghost of Elvis" example above, this famous Flash movie has a very soft Japanese song playing, with a cute picture of a relaxing stick figure... and then a horrible ghost face from Fatal Frame pops up with a bloodcurdling scream from nowhere.
    • There's a similar one on the Tales From The Crypt website. It has an average photo of an ice cream man in his truck,with the instructions to look closer. When you do look closely at it- the Crypt Keeper appears on the screen cackling and the words The Crypt Keeper fooled you also appear.
    • This one is particularly cruel, as the page is actually a very interesting read, concerning the urban legend of Polybius. Of course, you can go to wikipedia and get much of the same info.
  • This version of "You Should Drink Cucumber Beer", especially when the usual kappa tears a person's head off by the neck.
  • Lilium. Merging horror, Body Horror, and Soundtrack Dissonance in one convenient package! (NOT for the faint of heart. Or for the pregnant. Or... You get the idea.)
  • Many Shmorky animations on Something Awful are LOADED with this kind of stuff. One of his animations is a series of AVGN parodies called "Furious Famicom Faggot". The series progresses with the titular character becoming more and more insane, having bizzare hallucinations and freaking out until finally, in the last episode he dies of a brain tumor.
  • Weebl's original Badger Badger Badger was funny and kinda cute. The sequel however is truly terrifying.
  • This video (has flashing lights) is when colourful and garish turns into horrible and pants-wetting. Also counts as Mind Screw.
  • Dining Room or There is Nothing. What the hell is going on?
  • This Tails Doll Short. OH DEAR GOD NO.
    • For those of you who are into that kind of thing, here is a link to the results of searching for Tails Doll groups on deviantART. [2]
    • Tails Doll is notable was one of the first Creepy Pastas (His first and only appearance in Sonic games is Sonic R which is a much older game) and was a Creepy Doll on his own...and then you add tons of fanart him torturing Tails, Sonic, and Eggman or even Cosmo and Cream in ways that make Jeff the Killer look tame. Essentially he was the precursor to Sonic.exe
  • This video by a Buenos Aires Artist by the name of BLU contains enough Body Horror factor to be 98% horror!
  • The Wanky Shit Demon. Talk about Nausea Fuel. You may not want to eat chocolate cake and/or white frosting for a while after seeing this...
  • From There she is!!, of all things. During Step 4 Nabi has a brief Imagine Spot after seeing Nabi attacked by Interspecies Romance protesters. It lasts for all of two seconds, but basically it's... Doki getting more and more beat up, almost as if she's DISINTEGRATING. While she's smiling.
  • Bear Bear. Dear lord that teddy bear with the mismatched eyes is all woobieish and cute until it decides that its kid doesn't love him anymore and tries to kill him with the evilest, most insane Slasher Smile ever animated into a stuffed animal. The red paint on the all black and white background doesn't and increasingly distorted scratched-up inner dialogue help either.
  • Don't hug me I'm scared. Green is not a creative colour. A notebook encourages others to be creative in the way it wants, but actual creativity has horrifying consequences.
    • There's now a sequel It's about time where a clock sings to the puppets about time,what happens over it and well just watch it.
  • IT LIVES, people. IT LIVES.
  • There's also this monstrosity. Oh sure, it starts out cute, but just wait....
  • Alfred's Playhouse, by the ever delightful Emily Youcis. Enjoy.
  • The Pier. In this delightful student project, a humanoid bird-like creature goes fishing on an old pier. From underneath the pier, a quadrupedal creature follows the bird-creature unseen. Suffice it to say that the bird-creature's fishing trip does not end well at all. Let this be a lesson to us all: always chew your food carefully.
  • "By accident!". It's a student film featuring CGI people from the Uncanny Valley hanging out. The horror gets more and more potent when one of the characters starts seeing slasher smiles on the people around him.
  • ''Craziest'', a short film about a girl who starts looking for patterns and meaning in the game of Scrabble in her quest to get the "triple-triple". What starts off as innocent enthusiasm becomes almost cult-like obsession- the Ju
  • If you tropers think that the first original Chainsaw Maid was bad... wait till you get a load of "this". Not only did leehardcastle crafted that but his other collection of "clayanimations" can be unnerving to some as well (depending on what you come across). To add a bit more Nightmare Fuel to the fire. Here's these last two shorts: 1. "This" and "This". You have been warned!
  • When Justin Bieber hating Crossed the Lines Twice. Baby,baby,oooow
  • When you eat your sweets, be sure you try, to limit your servings, or you'll(Cue demonic face)DDDIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!
  • Follow the Sun - Intermission Video. You'll definitely being going on a diet after you watch it. Basically Food Porn gone horribly wrong.
  • Ladies and gentlemen, Meet The Mario Head. The head carving out a path of destruction through a city and killing other cartoon characters is bad enough, but then you see what's going on inside the thing's mind while it does this...
  • Jack Skellington summoning Satan and an army of demonic hellbeasts to conquer Christmas in Skellington's Revenge.
    • Jack's drug trip from the same video was pretty freaky too.
  • Breadheads: Normally something like this would simply be Narm, yet it somehow manages to be extremely even if it's about people's heads turning into loafs of bread.

    Videos: Live Action 
  • I HEARD YOU WERE DOING THE HAND THING Two puppetďż˝ things deep into Uncanny Valley engage in a practice called the "Hand Thing". Broken Record and plenty of creepy music abound.
    • Just watch any video on that channel. They're all that creepy!
  • Try to find a word to describe this!. It's just a nature documentary showing parasitic wasps emerging from their hosts.
  • The Wotaken... An abomination of a video series. It features a nude man wearing a freaky horse mask, dancing around as he does assorted otherwise normal activities. NSFW.
  • Follow Me. This video has a vintage blur effect, garbled voices, and someone wearing the same sort of mask as Batman's Scarecrow.
  • This Neil Cicierega video which features parasitic kittens, puppies, and one lobster who all eat your bone marrow from the inside out. It does not end well for the unlucky carrier.
    Soon the eggs we laid in Ryan's urethra will hatch!
    • Though it's ultimately a humorous Shaggy Dog Story, "The Dogs" is pretty tense (up until the whole thing turns out to have been building up to a Baha Men reference). Actually, even when the punchline has been revealed, the closeups of his flashlight-illuminated, grimacing face are pretty unnerving.]
  • Are you afraid of clowns? Well this will make you fear them even more. A toy clown crawls towards a child trying to get to sleep. Vaugely freaky until the grand finale... The kid, who's pulled the covers over his face, looks back at the clown doll and it's become a real clown with blood around the mouth and stuff... Not only that, but after the end of the video, the toy, with its creepy Slasher Smile, stares at you for a full minute.
  • The Wyoming Incident. It was part of a goon-made ARG, but Jesus Christ this is unsettling to watch.
  • No Through Road. The sign... The masked dude... The eerie music loop...
  • There Are Monsters. c: C: (: [8 {B....
  • A rather unknown video reviewer named Jacob Rudduck once did a review of Uninvited. First reaction with the Southern Belle was slightly funny. But the ending... If you think The Dark Knight version of Joker scares the shit outta you, you'll be scared of him even more. In a nutshell... After Jacob was finished with the review, he went to the toilet and he saw THAT Southern Belle (and instead of a skull face, she has Joker's face) (though it's obviously someone else). Then the camera proceeds to 'show' how Jacob gets the nasty end against that Ghost Lady, complete with her psycho ripping, her face closeups and her hysterical laugh. Brrr...!
  • Let's Meet the Candy: Marshmallow Murder. Egads.
  • Nippon Kazauwa! AAAAAAAAAH HA HA HA HA HA HA!
  • Scissors. Or, what Cosmo Jarvis does when he isn't making awesome music. It's a Tom Waits-esque paranoia trip induced by a suicide. Half-narm, half-legitimate horror.
    • Or for that matter, the short film based on his song He Only Goes Out on Tuesadays. It's about the horrors perpetrated on a nine year old boy by his father. What's so awful about this is the fact that he just get's away with it.
  • The ending of the Cunningham Muffins advertisement. The entire thing is funny, with flavors like Choco-choco Chip, Asbestos and Elephant...and then there's the blood-flavored muffin. The blood on the lady's mouth is a really creepy moment.
  • Fantastic Hey Hey Hey. Picture the uncanny valley crossed with Hell itself.
    • There is, at last, some explanation for this horror — this is Tara, an android built by John Bergeron (scroll down to number 7). It doesn't make her any less terrifying, though.
    • As if to drive home this point, the sequel features the two ponies bloating disturbingly in mid-conversation, an inexplicable Santa Claus-lizard hybrid that demands Charlie put a banana in his ear (in song!), then bursts into flames, and inexplicable tentacles coming out of a vortex in Charlie's back.
      • The third sequel or the YouTube Live edition. Between a door that can see into your soul, the "scariest thing ever" at the very beginning, prehensile tongues, legs bending in directions they were not meant to bend, and continued mutilation of Charlie, the third one borders on horror.
  • This video. The human-heads on animal bodies and the awfully slow singing is bad enough, but then throw in a distorted bubbly mutating filter over it all...
  • Ronald Will Get You
  • Behold, Monster Clown zombies. I'm surprised the guy who found Happy Meal didn't click this and post it here.
  • Mockingbird. It starts innocently enough; with a man listening to his wife singing a lullaby to his son. Then the wife walks in through the front door holding groceries; meaning she couldn't possibly be in the room with the kid. Adult Fear much?
    Woman: And if that diamond ring gets broke, momma's gonna slit your little throat.
  • Arachnophobes, before using insecticide, be sure to check the label... A guy talks to the camera about a big spider he found in his backyard (cue footage of a pretty big spider) and sprays some insecticide... only he grabs "insect steroids" by accident. Cue CGI spider as big as an entire room and CGI dismemberment.
  • 5 Second Films is mostly comedy; however, that doesn't stop them making the occasional blackened gem such as "Super-Psyched", "Wishbone", or "Untitled". (Untitled actually originally ran around Halloween; they replaced the main page with it, and ran it full screen. So anyone logging in got a face full of rabbit, and that's scarier than it sounds)
    • And what exactly does "Untitled" entail?
      • It goes something like this: Someone films Brian in front of a TV screen, giving an infinite loop effect of sorts. His TV self then his neck sliced open by someone from off-screen, with his real self asking "What's wrong?" before a Nightmare Faced rabbit-monster appears for the last few seconds, screaming.
      • The rabbit-monster is the psychotic Nesquik bunny from an earlier episode.
  • "The Winter Stalker". "Hello, Katie...Did you know I've been...watching you?" Yeah, the ending's almost sweet, but DAMN if that Santa isn't horrifying.
  • This horror short called "The Cat With Hands". Uncanny Valley much?
  • Some youtube user thought it was a fun idea to upload a video of Lady Gaga's Bad Romance in G Major!
  • Pixels. 80s gaming nostalgia is back, and it wants to destroy everything. Imagine being trapped in those subway tunnels when the exits vanish. Nothing in there but you, your fellow travellers, and a hungry Pac-Man. Or maybe he's eating the stations whole. Imagine seeing one of the cars turning to pixels, then collapsing, then trying to evade the same fate. Imagine seeing the bomb and trying to find cover—
  • Every episode after episode 5 of Fabulous Life of Bratz, especially any episode where someone dies.
  • A mysterious video was linked in the comments of a Everyman HYBRID video, and it was pretty freaky. These guys are in the woods, one guy goes missing, cameraman finds the missing guy's dead body IMPALED ON A FUCKING POLE, guys run away, one guy looks for his phone, gets pulled away by someone, cameraman runs outside, SHRIEKS AND SPLATTERS BLOOD ON A TREE. Link for If you wanna see it, but be warned, make sure you have an empty stomach: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wzx3TywdETg
  • The time {Munchie} took over Microsoft Sam's Youtube channel "The Worst Movies Ever".
  • The Savannah College of Art and Design put out a few short films that are available on youtube. In one of them, a little girl is playing outside, bored, when she meets a giant, smiling #2 pencil. She picks up the pencil and draws a cake in the air, and it becomes a cake! She draws a kite in the air, and it becomes a kite! She and her pencil friend run around playing with the things they draw! ...Sounds sweet and whimsical? ...It really isn't.
  • The Cynical Mass remix of Friday as seen here
  • There's a video called Don't Hug Me I'm Scared. It starts out with cute Muppet characters and a catchy song that makes it seem like it's from a children's show. Near the middle we get a Mood Whiplash where everything becomes surreal and gore-filled.
  • The entire video series of DAYWALT HORROR. There's one about a woman that gets a chair free from Craigslist for her new apartment. As she is sleeping that night, two freakishly horrifying zombies, probably the aunts the previous owner was talking about, climb out of the chair, go over to her, and.....SHE WAKES UP. Phew, that was just a dream, well time to go back to sleep AAHHH!!! That's when the same two things jump up from besides her bed and drag her to the floor screaming. Fade to black. Her body is being dragged down INTO the chair. Fade to black. Two hands come up to "shut" the cushion. Fast forward and the same guy comes to her apartment and answers a phone call. Its someone else wnting the same stinkin' chair, and he tells them they can HAVE it. So this guy knows about what happens with this thing, and he wants it to happen again!
  • That's actually just the tip of the iceberg if you look at some of their other vids. The channel is ran by the people that run FEWDIO. A fact they sometimes use to their advantage, setting up a horrifying situation before it takes a turn for the comical.
  • And they have an ongoing web series called "Camera Obscura". While it's scary as hell and an amazing mix of Eternal Darkness and Fatal Frame, it does have a small amount of Nightmare Retardant. For instance, in the very first scene, an old man opens a door with the number 609 in blood on it, and finds a demon with horns and spikes for eyes. What does he say? "Alright, let's do this thing..."
    • For your information, those things in the demon's eyes weren't spikes, they were BIRD BEAKS, and he was the final "sleeper" (the old man's term for the demons, due to their hibernation) that Clara (the old man's daughter) had to seal within the Camera Obscura (which works similarly to the camera in Fatal Frame), after she sealed the five other demons in previous episodes. There were 6 demons in all. (1) Splinter: The Devourer of Healers, (2) Magoria: The Consumer of The Sickened Mind, (3) The Bag: Killer of Heroes, (4) Mister Hurt: Hunter of Children, (5) Mother: Murderer of Those Who Comfort, and (6) The Bad Place: That Which Eats The Lost. Each fed on different facets of human misery, and all were FUCKING TERRIFYING!
  • That motherfucking clown in "Terrifier", emphasis on terrifying! It stalks, mutilates, and kills its victims for no other reason than pure sadism. The worse part is that anyone who witnesses it commit its gruesome work will NEVER BE ABLE TO ESCAPE IT!
  • The 1997 short film, "Elevated". It manages to be scary even when the monster isn't seen. From Vincenzo Natali, before he directed the similarly claustrophobic Cube.
  • In a video featuring an unnerving puppet, but just becomes satanic and insane the second time round. definitely not for kids
  • We all know glitches in games can occasionally be creepy. But for the characters in said games? Apparently, for them, glitches are downright TERRIFYING.
  • So, you thought Coraline was scary? ...It's nothing compared to the real-life version of button-eyes Coraline.
  • And here's how to make someone's fear of Masklophobia worse, and it's only supposed to be a comedy video.
  • This video starts out with a simple video of a kid microwaving his Blackberry cell phone. Unfortunately for him, it sets of one of it's features. Or at least we think it was a feature.
Michelle Phan, known mostly for makeup tutorials and rather tame videos, did a Barbie makeup tutorial and HOLY SHIT AAH! The video quickly goes from Barbie as a prom queen to zombie Barbie, with the tutorual first being abasic Barbie look followed by the how-to for the zombie version.
  • Lights Out by David F. Sandberg. This is not something you want to watch before going to bed with the lights out.
  • One Last Dive is probably one of the shortest films, but that one minute will still make anyone shudder.
  • Click: Nothing is Scarier and Dark is Evil do not make a good combination.

    Websites 
  • The WTF Subreddit on Reddit is a growing library full of these.
    • Another Reddit example: if you miss the old High Octane Nightmare Fuel Real Life page, r/MorbidReality is happy to provide.
  • Mortasheen, Bogleech's attempt at making a Mons series. First off, the author apparently has a thing for horrifying parasites that reproduce through body horror, such as the Septiclown, Scumbat, Tachinoid, Fevile and Ragamuffet to name a few. Secondly, there are the Devilbirds, birds whom were subjected to negative psychic energy as eggs and feeding on those energies in the most horriffic manner possible, like driving people to murderous rage (Wrath); causing them to go insane from fear (Bonnagander), stealing their bodies (Envy), making them attached to a blood-red pearl that sucks their minds away and enslaves them to it (Greed), to name a few. Oh, and there is a whole class of Eldritch Abominations, including a tentacle rape monster. And most of the monsters in the "Zombie" class result from zombies attempting to copulate.
  • GameFAQs will occasionally have the front page themed for a recent game. Once, the "theme" was Condemned 2, and the home-page has a decapitated, fanged clown-head and a dead baby plastered all over the place. Who the HELL decided that this was a good idea?
  • Rotten.com. Contains graphic, real photos of horrific deaths and injuries, such as actual photos of the famous, gruesome Black Dahlia murder.
    • The Black Dahlia murder was the murder of Elizabeth Short in 1947. She was found, by a mother walking with a three-year-old girl no less, cut in half at the waist and with her mouth cut open to each ear. She had been deliberately posed and had apparently been forced to eat feces before dying. The killer, who has never been identified, was upset that the case was starting to slip from the media's attention, called the local newspaper and mailed them the contents of her purse. Creepy.
  • There is a website where people wrote out various alternate history scenarios. Several of them were frightening, but the one that takes the biscuit the most basically had North Korea nuking the whole world and everybody dying, which was horrific enough, except that the writer described the Mars Rover Opportunity continuing to explore Mars and beaming back data of past life on Mars to a dead Earth.
  • What's this? Cracked.com? Like that lame knock off of Mad magazine? This website will be full of silly, goofy articles to read! Let's see here..."The 7 Most Horrifying Parasites on the Planet..." "The 6 Deadliest Creatures That Can Fit in Your Shoe""7 Terrifying Creatures You'll Never See Coming..." "5 Cosmic Events that Could Kill You Before Lunch...""5 Recent Scientific Advances (And How They'll Destroy Us All....)"
  • The Speculative Dinosaur Project. An Alternate History that asks the question "what if the asteroid had missed and dinosaurs had continued to evolve to the modern day?" The answer, earth becomes a Death World. In Our timeline plants got a break of a few million years between the dinosaurs and the first large mammals. On this world they didn't, so there are many kinds of plants that contain deadly neuro-toxins that can kill you in seconds just by touching them. The classic dinosaur predators continued to evolve of course, giving us creatures like the Abelisaurs (convergently similar to T-Rex), the "Ninja" (an aptly named stealthy killer that descends from raptors), and the Imperial Saber Tyrant, the largest predator on earth that combines traits of Tyrannosaurs and saber cats. The giant crocodiles are still around, as are new groups like "cutter crocs" "cruncher crocs" and "croclions". There are many kinds of "near birds" still around, many of whom have sharp teeth. One of them sprays toxic puke when threatened. There are also many kinds of "true birds" that are just as bad. The "gobbler" is a lot like our timeline's terror birds, the "city finches" live in eusocial colonies (like ants, bees, mole rats) and swarm anything that threatens them, (killing even an Abelisaur in seconds), carnivorous "Penguins of death" in Antarctica (including one species called the "piranhakeet" that swarm giant squid-whales tearing them apart from the inside-out), and to top in all off, there are entire ecosystems of fish, parasites, and tadpoles living inside the colons of some dinosaurs, and a species off bird called the "rectal probe" that eat them.
  • Hyperbole and a Half, by Allie Brosh, is an illustrated web blog that nine times out of ten is absolutely hilarious. This, however, is apparently the missing tenth time. It begins as an innocuous enough tale, involving the blogger as a four-year-old child and the cake her mother made for a relative's birthday party. This lasts approximately as long as the second panel. It only gets worse from there. Especially jarring due to severe Mood Whiplash, as the Jacob's Ladder-esque drawings are interspersed with perfectly ordinary narration. Christ.
  • This interactive website about the Salem Witch Trials. Which is also part of at least one school's canon.
  • Everything on this site and its many pages. Warning: some images have Gorn, Squick, Body Horror, and are very NSFW.
  • The Horror and Gruesome sections of Snopes.
    • Ditto. For added horror, see the picture sections.

    Other 
  • In Red vs. Blue: Reconstruction, as the Meta is about to assimilate Delta, the other AIs it's abducted appear and welcome him. Especially creepy is the sing-songy, child-like voice: "Delta! We missed you, Delta! Dellllltaaaaa!!!!!" That was the point when the Red Vs. Blue transition from comedy to drama was absolutely going to work. It's legitimately freaky.
  • The surprise at the end of ScrewAttack.com's "Lost VGV Jack Golf" was simply pure evil.
  • After years of absurd humor, X-Entertainment served up some horror for the 2007 edition of its Advent Calendar feature. Hidden links led to cryptic clues, unnerving videos, and alarming images.
    • Then Leviathan finally appeared in person at the climax of the story. For those of us who assumed he'd be a giant sea-monster, the form he actually took on was different. It was worse.
  • Also from X-Entertainment: There was an article about a Teddy Ruxpin toy that a girl took to church with her and the toy suddenly became possessed- sprouting devil horns, eyes turning red and speaking in a demonic voice. Now that's a literally a Demonic Dummy!
  • This fanart of an alternative demise of Zira, there she didn't fell off the cliff but got clawed and bled to death, but not before going out with a laugh. After seeing this fanart, you'll thank God and the Disney suits for not coming up with this idea, 'cause it would put Light Yagami's Villainous Breakdown to shame.
  • Most of Chris Redfields' hallucinations in The Dark Id's R Emake LP can fall under this, but it was this chapter where it was worst.
  • Harry S. Plinkett's reviews. It starts out like any other armchair/nerd youtube review, but every so often we are...'treated' to a glimpse into the life of Mr.Plinkett, a centenarian serial killer who has killed his three wives, at least a dozen hookers and an entire Korean family. His methods are...unorthodox to say the least as they have involved such things as wells, cars, razors, Raid, cockroaches, and a rusty old refrigerator. Huh. Made worse by the fact that he seems to mention such atrocities in passing while he treats the Star Wars prequel series as a sort of cinematic holocaust.
  • Dead Ends. Zombies have never been more scary.
  • There is a lovely Canadian woman who has created her own youtube channel called theLittleFears.
  • Protect and survive: A timeline by Macragge1 on AlternateHistory.com. It's an alternate history involving a nuclear war in 1984 and it's effect on the North East of England. Of particular note is the update where A bomb scare turns out to be a dead baby. Nearly all of it is on a similar level though.
  • For some reason this site was considered creepy... by members of a British football forum! (with the trope name even being quoted - before the thread got pulled for being spam.
  • They're coming to take me away, ha haaa! No, not the song, but even scarier.
  • Anata wa ďż˝ suki desu ka?
  • Fear Clinic gets progressively more terrifying. Especially as the patients don't survive being treated for their fears.
  • This Let's Play of Pokémon Quartz has Foxy's breakdown at the end. The music linked to it does not help. But by far the worst of it comes with this picture and the accompanying caption;
    HELP ME, SOMEONE, HELP! THE VOICES WON'T STOP, THOSE HIDEOUS VOICES, THOSE WRETCHED DAMNABLE FUCKING VOICES, CALLING FOR ME, DEMANDING ME, SCREAMING FOR ME!!!!!!
  • Japanese Youtuber nana825763.
  • Euron131: "BREEEEEDIIIIING"
  • A Let's Play of The Path by thevoiceofdogSA isn't too bad...he narrates each girl's journey like a fairytale, and has some nice Black Comedy jokes thrown in...but then he plays Ginger's route. After the seemingly-happy playdate with a girl in red, the LPer starts talking about how what a nice ending this was—only to start screaming and panicking when he sees Ginger shuffling towards the house. The video is slowed down, distorting the sounds, the guy is screaming so loud that it warps his voice on the microphone...And just his dialogue is creepy too. "GINGER! DON'T GO IN THE HOUSE, PLEASE! GINGER, CAN YOU HEAR ME? IF YOU GO INTO THE HOUSE I WON'T BE ABLE TO SAVE YOU! GINGEEEEER!" And then after the final animation, where there was once a calm and neutral "The End," there is now a broken and horrified whisper of "It's never going to end...is it?"
  • "3 Guys, 1 Hammer." If seeing a man getting beaten to death with a sledge hammer wasn't frightening enough, consider the fact that it wasn't scripted. Everything seen in that video was an actual murder.
    • To clarify, refer to the other wiki - apparently, the video was leaked after the boys had been taken into custody, meaning that someone with access to the evidence room decided to upload the thing.
  • The "Mr. Bucket" episode of Board James is full of this. If you weren't afraid of a plastic bucket with a clown nose and an affinity for balls... YOU WILL BE. especially the part where James attempts to kill Mr. Bucket by drowning him in the sink, all while Mr. Bucket is gurgling his theme song. "I'm miiiiister buuuuuuckeeeeet..."
  • The ending of Dirty the Pooh and the Hundred-Acre Shitpile, Chapter One: In Which Rabbit Stuffs Almost Everything Right in His Ass and a Stupid Black Nigger Goes Poo-Poo in Bed. The creepy music combined with Pooh and Eeyore talking about death makes for some pretty severe Mood Whiplash, especially in a series as over-the-top hilarious as Dirty Potter.
    • As well as Dirty the Pooh Chapter 3. Inspired by Neon Genesis Evangelion, this features:
      • Piglet getting eaten by Pooh and Kanga, just after Pooh melts his eyeballs.
      • Roo getting cut into bits by a samurai sword-wielding Pooh
      • Trees breaking Rabbit's spine, and Pooh eating his heart, then using his intestines to throttle Piglet
      • Demonic Spiders eating Owl's face
      • The destruction of the Hundred Acre Wood
      • Pooh in general. "It's time for...assembly...from Hell!
      • "I want souls... thousands and thousands of doomed souls..."
    • And this is in Dirty Potter, a series that runs entirely on Rule of Funny. At least it had Ron Weasley's triumphant return (and subsequent banning) and the Four Horsemen of the Stinkpocalypse, and their 666 fire-breathing penises.
  • Doomsday Arcade, when Cooking Mama appears, if her eyes don't scare the fuck out of you, then the part where she stabs someone while maintaining a sociopath's smile will.
  • British Website/YouTuber RandomDCE released a series of videos in response to the people who said he was too negative known as Percy Positive reviews, introducing a high-pitched penguin thing known as Percy Positive, who would deliver cheerful reviews of movies. Percy would go over the top however and say creepy lines such as "Isn't mass murder GREAT?" and "Now if you'll excuse me, I need to go take my pills.". Many fans said Percy was creepy and wished him dead. They all soon regretted this when DCE, for Halloween, made This.
    Percy Positive: Hello everyone. My name is Zombie Positive, and I love those organs in your nice warm bodies.
  • Arch Oboler, creator of the horror/suspense radio show Lights Out, issued an album called Drop Dead! An Exercise in Horror. One of the audio plays in this is called "The Dark," about a strange black mist that turns people inside out. Never, even in Customs, will a rubber glove ever sound so dire.
  • For that matter old time radio horror as a format. You have to go into it with the right state of mind since the overly melodramatic style and genre defining "over explaining things for the audience" can quickly turn them into Narm or Nightmare Retardant if you're not in the right mood, but go into some of them right state of mind and you will never be creeped out as much. Many websites have MP3 files of many of the old shows which have long since fell out of copyright like Lights Out, Quiet Please, Inner Sanctum, and the Mysterious Traveler.
  • There's just too much sauce.
  • The viral marketing for 2010's The Last Exorcism included a short online video that was circulated on chat sites like Chat Roulette and Facebook. In this clip, a young woman teases the other person chatting by unbuttoning the top of her blouse and smiling seductively, then she puts her head down for a moment. When she puts her head back up, her eyes roll into the back of her head, her mouth opens (revealing sharp fangs) and she screams as she lunges at the camera - and again right after the screen cuts to black. The worst part was that you could be a kid surfing innocently and just happen to come across this clip while randomly searching for people to chat with.
    • Although the shock value for the child would probably be lessened after the fifty people masturbating they just sifted through.
  • On the Ask Ms. Fortune blog from Tumblr, when Skullgirls character Ms. Fortune was asked how she felt about Double, she said she wasn't too worried about her and seemed confident in fighting her. Next thing you know, she's not quite herself.
  • The Wikipedia page for Encyclopedia Horrifica used to be pretty creepy, with the hidden skull gif that would rotate and stare at you after a couple of seconds. Of course, it was justifiably taken out by an administrator.
  • Back when TV Tropes had the Fetish Fuel and Troper Tales there were..... uh, very open people who would tell us about their lives and what turned them on. Crazygogg's video can show us just how messed up some of the people on this site were to the point of getting removed. What makes it disturbing is that these people were sincere. No offense to any troper, but we really do not need to hear about your fetishes
    • All of Crazygogg's contain massive helpings of Squick, Nightmare Fuel, and more things that will probably turn you against your fellow tropers. Don't watch any of them unless you already hate your fellow tropers.
  • This YouTube contributor's interpretation of the scene in which SpongeBob asked Squidward if he liked krabby patties [3].
  • There was once a GIF spread around on Tumblr that showed a normal-looking chick smiling, only to zoom in on her face and eerily distort it, making her eyes go sheer white. The effect was that of a normal woman suddenly turning into a ghostly creature and rushing at you.
  • This Buzz Feed Yellow video about the things you can do after you're dead [4].
  • This video is.....odd. It starts off with two guys doing the Fusion Dance from DBZ and end up "fusing" into another person. The way this person acts (and looks for that matter) is disturbing and completely disconcerting
  • In May 2014, a Vine became popular featuring a man wondering humorously who was running the water in his bathroom if he was alone. He then opens the door to find a bunny taking a bath in the sink. The bunny then jumped at the camera while the guy screamed. A pretty harmless Jump Scare with some Nightmare Retardant in the form of a cute bunny, right? Unless you watch it on a higher resolution and realize that that is an actual dead bunny rigged up on a string. We will not link to this.

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