Clearly, the team here at HHNU is thrilled over the recent news that this year’s Halloween Horror Nights will be featuring a house based on the Starz television show Ash vs. Evil Dead, the sequel series to the original Evil Dead film franchise from director Sam Raimi. Sure, we’ve caught a glimpse of the chainsaw-appendaged, … Continue reading Why are we so excited for Ash vs. Evil Dead at HHN?!
Another week, another rumor for Universal’s recently-announced monster movie series “Dark Universe”. It’s no secret that Universal has been going after A-list actors to bring their monsters to life, with Tom Cruise and Russell Crowe leading the charge as two of the stars of The Mummy (playing Nick Morton and Dr. Jekyll, respectively). Javier Bardem … Continue reading Can You Smell What The Wolfman’s Cookin’?
The rumor mill has officially started churning out possibilities for themes and haunts for this year’s Halloween Horror Nights 27. The loudest buzz going around is clearly the idea that we may finally get to see one of Stephen King’s seminal works given the HHN treatment in the form of a house based on The … Continue reading Stephen King – An Untapped Goldmine
Hello everybody, I know its been a rather long time since you’ve heard from me but the seemingly endless lull in haunt season is over and we have RUMORS!!!! It's around this time every year that we start to watch both the HHN Hollywood and the HHN Orlando Twitter feed to see what clues they … Continue reading Clues Clues Clues
In Hollywood, one’s success is another one’s envy. If one idea works, you can almost guarantee that imitators will follow closely behind. With the ongoing success of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it comes as no surprise that just about every major film studio is looking to capitalize on the idea of an interconnected series of … Continue reading Universal Monsters: The Original Cinematic Universe
Today marks the release of Metallica’s latest studio album “Hardwired…To Self-Destruct” and I’m happy to say that as a life-long fan of the band, they are back and they’re just as loud, fast, and great as ever. Not surprisingly, listening through the album for the first time got me thinking about Halloween Horror Nights – … Continue reading HHN Meets Metallica: A Match Made In…
2016 marks Halloween Horror Nights’ first foray into the increasingly popular realm of virtual reality (“VR”). The Repository is a brand-new interactive experience accessible through a premium add-on ticket marked at $50.00. The ticket can only be purchased by calling a phone number provided on the Halloween Horror Nights website speaking to a representative that … Continue reading Journey into The Repository – Full SPOILER Walkthrough and Review
2016 marks my tenth consecutive year attending Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights. I’m happy to report that after a decade, I am just as thrilled and chilled by the results of this year’s showcase as I was after 2007’s Carnival of Carnage. Please note I won’t be reviewing the scare zones, as I didn’t spend … Continue reading Halloween Horror Nights 26 SPOILER Review – Yet Another Take
If you’re a disciple of Halloween Horror Nights, there’s a pretty good bet that you’re anywhere between a moderate-to-hardcore fan of all things horror, particularly of the film variety. Now, if you’re like me – equal parts column A and column B – your ideal HHN experience includes a healthy blend of both original houses … Continue reading HHN Prep Marathon
Some exciting news updates for those HHN fans that are also annual pass holders... Plastic Passes Are Officially Coming!!! Annual pass holders that are members of the official Facebook group were treated with some fantastic news this morning when Jessica Hale, the official Universal representative for the group, posted this this morning: This post was … Continue reading Plastic Passes are Coming! + A First Look at the New Kong!