Haunt Weekly

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

226 episodes of Haunt Weekly since the first episode, which aired on December 5th, 2015.

  • Huant Weekly - Episode 34 - Women in Haunting #1

    Episode  |  July 25th, 2016  |  52 mins 43 secs

    This week on Haunt Weekly, we're doing something a little bit different. 

    As we've discussed in some of the recent episodes, we're wanting to start a series on women in haunting where we discuss the experiences and challenges women face in the haunt ind...

  • Episode 33: Haunt Weekly Episode 33 - Haunt Reviews

    Episode  |  July 18th, 2016  |  55 mins 7 secs

    With the recent news in our industry, we've been thinking more about haunt reviews in general and the tense relationship between haunters and reviewers.

    The truth is we have a very unique culture when it comes to reviews. Many haunters seem to dislike h...

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 32 - June / July News

    Episode  |  July 11th, 2016  |  50 mins 38 secs

    Yes everyone it's another multiple of four and that means it's time to do the news!

    This time, however, things are a little bit different. We start off this week talking about the recent controversy involving Ohio Valley Haunts. While it's rough that we...

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 31 - Our Process

    Episode  |  July 4th, 2016  |  53 mins 30 secs

    Every haunt that has a backstory has a process for coming up with it. This week, we wanted to share ours and take a long look at how we come up with the story and how it ties into the construction of our haunt.
    So how do we come up with a new back story ...

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 30 - Rapid Fire Questions #1

    Episode  |  June 27th, 2016  |  50 mins 10 secs

    This week on Haunt Weekly, we're doing things a little bit differently. Normally we find a topic and take a deep 50-minute dive into it but we've had a lot of things we've wanted to discuss but haven't really been able to figure out a way to talk about i...

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 29 - Horror in Music Videos

    Episode  |  June 20th, 2016  |  56 mins 21 secs

    Following up on our previous conversation about the need for kid-friendly horror, we take a look at look at one medium that's been giving the younger generation a good fright for decades: Music videos
    But these videos aren't just a way to introduce kids ...

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 28 - May / June News

    Episode  |  June 13th, 2016  |  57 mins 21 secs

    It's a number four episode and that means it's time to do the news!

    And to think, we were worried we wouldn't have enough to do a monthly news show. This week we have a lot of news about haunts, opening/closing/moving etc. as we enter permit season, inc...

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 27 - Universal Horror

    Episode  |  June 6th, 2016  |  53 mins 15 secs

    This week on Haunt Weekly, we have something very special for you. We brought in a good friend of ours, Dawn, to talk about her experiences with Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios in Orlando.

    Dawn is a 10 year veteran of Universal Studios and ...

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 26 - Indoor vs. Outdoor Haunts

    Episode  |  May 30th, 2016  |  56 mins 21 secs

    When people start thinking about opening a haunt, there's one decision that they usually make almost subconsciously: Whether the haunt will be indoor or outdoor.

    Very few haunts, it seem, seriously consider changing their path in this regard. Most peopl...

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 25 - Alcohol and Haunting

    Episode  |  May 23rd, 2016  |  53 mins 16 secs

    Pretty much every haunt has had to kick out a drunk and belligerent customer. It's a part of the industry that few like to talk about but everyone is familiar with.

    This is part of why the haunt industry's relationship with alcohol is so strained. Being...

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 24 - April / May News

    Episode  |  May 16th, 2016  |  52 mins 48 secs

    This time on Haunt Weekly, it's all about the news! That's right, it's an episode that's divisible by four and that means we're taking a look at all of the latest and greatest news in the haunted attraction/entertainment industry. 

    And boy do we have a ...

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 23 - A-Maze-ing Failure

    Episode  |  May 9th, 2016  |  52 mins 1 sec

    Maze attractions are great. For many, nothing says Halloween more than a corn maze in the dead of a brisk October night.

    However, many haunted houses incorporate mazes into their attractions, rather than making them standalone. The idea is simple enough...