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Big Scary Show – Episode XXI – How’s it going, eh?

November 27, 2022 22:34 - 3 hours - 82.5 MB

The newest BIG SCARY SHOW is now online. Tune in and check out interviews with famed zombie actor John Migliore, Matthew Flagler from the Canadian Haunted Attractions Conference, Shane and Dave from MonsterCon, and get some breaking news on the Midwest Haunters Convention. In addition, our Roundtable of Terror talks makeup with Amber Johnson of the Dent Schoolhouse and RJ Haddy from Face Off Season Two. We also annouce the winner of the January Gruesome Giveaway, sponsored by Screamline St...

Big Scary Show – Episode XX – It’s Cold

November 27, 2022 22:28 - 2 hours - 118 MB

An icy cold has gripped much of the nation but the real chill going down your spine is another new episode of the Big Scary Show. Jonathan Breck takes time to talk about his role as the Creeper from the Jeepers Creepers movies and what is coming up for him. The deep cold of winter also means convention time is upon us so Jen Braverman stops in to talk Transworld, Halloween Extreme, and the Legendary Haunt Tour. Conventions continue to creep up so we also bring on Circus Envy the clown to tal...

Big Scary Show – Episode XIX – Welcome to 2013

November 27, 2022 22:16 - 2 hours - 99.4 MB

The new Big Scary Show is up now, even though the website is still being updated. Enjoy the first show of 2013 with interviews from Tyler Mane, Jim Cornette, the crew at Show Me Fear in Sikeston, MO. The Haunt Minute, Face Your Fears, and Deadline News are all back in force. The Haunt Rocker spins some great tunes. The Roundtable of Terror feature three prop-makers and you just might hear a few things that will debut at Transworld. We even have our first Deadline News Special Report. All ...

Big Scary Show – Episode XVIII – Happy HorrorDays

November 27, 2022 22:09 - 1 hour - 71.1 MB

Christmas is upon us and the Yule Log burns bright in the fireplace. However instead of carols of joy and good tidings a dark presence is creeping in the shadows cast by the flickering firelight. The Big Scary Show is playing in the chill December air making sure you can’t stray too far from the frights of Halloween and the haunt industry. That’s not to say we aren’t keeping things festive!! We talk with Jack Wallen author of I Zombie I, and embrace the zombie lifestyle. The Round Table of ...

Big Scary Show – Episode XVII – December is upon us

November 27, 2022 22:01 - 1 hour - 76.9 MB

Winter is starting to bring it’s icy grip to our listeners, but the real chill in you blood comes from the the line up in this episode. We start things off by talking to one of the best sources of knowledge for a real American monster. Lyle Blackburn tells us about The Beast of Boggy Creek and why your haunt might not be the scariest thing lurking in the wilderness. Dog Soldier is back with an interview to awaken your inner Mobile Infantry grunt with Casper Van Dien. We also talk to Joe Moe ...

Big Scary Show – Episode XVI – Thankskilling

November 27, 2022 21:55 - 1 hour - 70.8 MB

Thanksgiving is upon us and itís time to take a break from your busy schedule enjoy family, friends and some down time with the Big Scary Show. We have served up quite a feast for you in this episode kicking things off with Beki Ingram, special effects artist for many recent horror films and a very noteworthy contestant on SyFy’s Face/Off season 2. We also check in with Denise Crosby star of Pet Sematary and the closest thing Star Trek has to an undead character. For that extra helping you p...

Big Scary Show – Episode XV – Post Halloween

November 27, 2022 21:50 - 2 hours - 86.5 MB

One of the wildest Halloweens in the industryís history is in the books. The Entire East Coast faced a Super Storm while the rest of the country toughed it out with its share of weird weather and spooky happenings. The Big Scary Show wants you to keep the all hallows even spirit alive and start thinking about next year so we have summoned up Pinhead himself in an interview with Doug Bradley. We also take a long walk down a deserted road to talk with Alan and the Backwoods Oddities crew. The...

Big Scary Show – Episode XIV – Halloween

November 27, 2022 21:46 - 2 hours - 84.5 MB

Trick or Treat!! The Big Scary show does not even need a costume to make you scream this Halloween. We invoke Sam Pumpking to start the show off before filling your pillow case with something better then candy. We talk with the Haunted Pyramids, haunt actor Rex B. Hamilton and Michael Graves. Like that one neighbor who goes all out to toss in the king size brand name candy bar we are also tossing in the one and only Dog Soldier with an interview with actress Tuesday Knight. The Round Table ...

Big Scary Show – Episode XIII – Mid October

November 27, 2022 21:41 - 2 hours - 105 MB

The icy chill of October is reaching out to raise the hairs on the back of someone’s neck just before you deliver the fright of their lives to them. As the screams of fear echo though the night air, the thirteenth episode of the Big Scary Show follows to help you get the best frights this season. The Unknown Scare Actor brings you Brett Hayes of Fear Fair for a look into their spooky goings on. Then things heat up as we stop by Vic Ives’ kitchen to see what evil is going into every bottle of...

Big Scary Show – Episode XII – Haunt Season

November 27, 2022 21:37 - 2 hours - 112 MB

The haunt season is in full swing, and all over the quiet of night is broken by shrill screams. How many of those cries for help are victims of the Big Scary Show? Listening to Episode XII is your only answer. Dog Soldier is back and he talks to the legendary actor Lance Henrickson and everyoneís favorite and most down to earth Ghostbuster Ernie Hudson. Badger brings us Deadline News for the latest haunt happenings, then check in to find out the latest with both MonsterCon 2013 and the hot h...

Big Scary Show – Episode XI – Haunt Season Starts

November 27, 2022 21:32 - 2 hours - 102 MB

Like all good horror movie villains the Big Scary Show is getting you psyched for the 2012 season by packing a ton of screams, squeals, gasps and laughs into 2 hours that will leave you thirsting for more while leaving the nightlight left on when you go to bed. Badger breaks loose with a slew of interviews touching on almost every aspect of horror and how to experience it for your self. Keith talks about Pumpkin Teeth and how his product can make a fun tradition a real work of art. Tony and ...

Big Scary Show – Episode X – Gruesome Giveaway

November 27, 2022 21:23 - 2 hours - 83.9 MB

Time for the last long weekend before the haunt season kicks into high gear and what better reason to lock your self in the workshop then a new Big Scary Show packed with more horror and haunt experience then Vincent Price’s suit. Badger brings you and interview with a true horror original Ari Lehman, the first Jason Voorhees. While you are putting together those last props Jerry Vayne will take apart some music in De-composing, then have you get your grove on with some choice music. The Unk...

Big Scary Show – Episode IX – Paranormal Investigators, Heavy Rebel and the UK

November 27, 2022 21:17 - 2 hours - 118 MB

There is only one thing that compares to the adrenaline rush of scaring someone, and that is the inspiration for those scares. The Big Scary Show is lurking in the back of your imagination this episode to unleash the best aspects of everything dark and creepy to inspire your attraction this year. Badger sits down with some of the best horror inspired bands touring before giving you all the deadly details in Deadline News. The Unknown Scare Actor taps the haunted traditions of the United King...

Big Scary Show – Episode VIII – Horror Hosts – Kitsie – Richard

November 27, 2022 21:09 - 2 hours - 100 MB

Never has there been something so big and so scary!! Out of the mist comes lumbering this super huge super packed Big Scary Show! Badger starts things off with the larger then life Richard Moll and adventures with swordplay. The Unknown Scare Actor sits down with actress and model Kitsie Duncan to discuss her love of haunts and the projects sheís involved with including the upcoming Ultimate Zombie Warrior. The Round Table of Terror brings you the never before attempted, Quintuplet Horror H...

Big Scary Show – Episode VII – MHC Wrap Up

November 27, 2022 21:02 - 2 hours - 84.4 MB

You may be able to hide from the heat indoors, but you can”t get away from the Big Scary Show! The epic coverage of the Midwest Haunter”s Convention wraps up as Badger and the Unknown Scare Actor continue to bring you audio and interviews from the show floor. We also send Storm into the Scare-A-Torium just to see if he makes it out in once piece. The Round Table of Terror get you ready for SyFy”s Face/Off season 3 next month with a special show floor session with season 2 contestants RJ Had...

Big Scary Show – Episode VI – Ladies Night

November 27, 2022 20:57 - 2 hours - 85.3 MB

It’s Ladies Night on the Big Scary Show, but unlike most horror movies it will be the women of the Haunted Attraction Industry that will be making a killing, and the stage is the Midwest Haunter’s Convention. Jerry will get you in touch with your feminine side with a selection of female bands to rock your world. Badger brings you more interviews from the show floor and some in-depth coverage from behind the scenes during the body painting for the costume ball. Storm documents his travels to ...

Big Scary Show – Deadline News Special Edition – MHC

November 27, 2022 20:54 - 1 hour - 75.4 MB

We have filed away all the brochures, washed off the body paint, and paid up the bar tab from the crew traveling out to Columbus for the Midwest Haunter’s Convention. Now get ready as Creepy Collection is bringing you a Deadline News Special Edition packed with big coverage right from the show floor. The Roundtable of Terror brings together three of the biggest names in music for the haunted attraction industry. Ed Douglas, Virgil Franklin, and Jerry Vayne share how they make the music that ...

Big Scary Show – Episode V – The Interview Show

November 27, 2022 20:46 - 1 hour - 55.2 MB

The Big Scary Show is going to Midwest Haunter’s Convention so you don’t have too!! We have emptied the studios to travel by plane, bus, and car. The Roundtable of Terror is likely happening at this very moment with a few haunters gathered around to discuss a trending topic over a beverage or three, and great sound bites will be had all weekend. Did you think we were going to give you a break from having to look over your shoulder? Of course not! While the guys are out in Columbus you get ...

Big Scary Show – Episode IV – Masks vs. Makeup

November 27, 2022 20:41 - 1 hour - 72.9 MB

Did you glance up and suddenly see something in the rear view mirror? It’s only the Big Scary Show lurking in the back seat as you make your way to a convention or your workshop. The show starts off by having Storm parallel park into the Garage of Evil before ranting in Haunt Minute about the appeal of a piece of fiberglass over the wonders of nature and science. Badger and the Unknown Scare Actor take time to sit down with the organizers of the Midwest Haunterís Convention to get you all th...

Big Scary Show – Deadline News Special Edition – HauntCon 2012

November 27, 2022 20:36 - 1 hour - 61.7 MB

Coverage of the 2012 HauntCon show was so extensive; Thorn Web Designs is bringing you a Deadline News Special Edition. Badger and the Unknown Scare Actor collected interviews and commentary from the show floor while The Haunt Rocker and Storm held down the fort at the studios to add some flair and music that only the Big Scary Show can provide. Headlining this special report: Quan Gan of Darklight : Precision Lighting Systems Chris Markgraf of Froggy’s Fog A conversation with Granny RJ ...

Big Scary Show – Episode III – Busy Weekend

November 27, 2022 20:29 - 1 hour - 57.1 MB

Coming off the heels for the busiest convention weekend for the Haunt industry has not slowed down production of the third episode of the monstrously growing Big Scary Show. First off Badger speaks to Ricou Browning about his career and how he brought to life an iconic movie monster. Then Badger takes a few min with Stacy Saman to talk about her art and Gothic Gourds. Deadline News is packed with late breaking info right off the floor of HauntCon. The Roundtable of Terror welcomes special gu...

Big Scary Show – Episode II – Creeping in the Shadows

November 27, 2022 20:23 - 1 hour - 70.1 MB

Episode II What’s this? Something is creeping around in the shadows of the room, it’s big, it’s scary, it can only be the second episode of the frightening new Big Scary Show. Badger has ventured up north to the Canadian Haunted Attractions Conference and speaks to a true Voice From Hell. Stories have been coming in strong at [email protected] so get ready for the Deadline News to keep you informed on Big Scary Happenings. The Roundtable of Terror is having you update your bucket list,...

Big Scary Show Episode I – Big and Scary

November 27, 2022 20:17 - 1 hour - 56.1 MB

Big Scary Show Episode I Something new has unearthed itself to bring you a frightfully exciting pod cast reaching out across the dark and fearsome landscape of the haunt and horror community. The first episode features Badger bringing to life Frankenhooker’s Patty Mullen with other frights from the Mad Monster Party and the Unknown Scare-Actor has you Face your Fears. The Round Table of Terror takes on Conventions for the debut of this core element of the show. The comments and ideas spill...

Big Scary Show – Episode 276 – Krampus Time

November 19, 2022 20:06 - 2 hours - 176 MB

Episode 276 Halloween may be a distant memory but that doesn’t mean the scares have gone away. It’s almost time for Christmas haunts, many featuring that old Yuletide Devil, Der Krampus. Krampusnacht is Coming up on December 5th and the (g)hosts are getting into the holiday spirit by talking about him. Storm is ranting in a Haunt Minute. Meathook Jim is back with Between the Corpses. Badger reads the latest in Deadline news, plus bonus interviews from the likes of Tyler Mane, Bill Moseley...

Big Scary Show – Episode 275 – IT’S NOT OVER YET

November 06, 2022 10:46 - 3 hours - 251 MB

Halloween 2022 may have passed into the ether, but don’t let the Post Halloween Depression (PHD) kick in just yet, for the Big Scary Show Episode 275 has a lot of great things to keep you in the Halloween spirit. There’s still time to see a couple haunts and get spooky before we put the final nail in the coffin on 2022 Storm is ranting about those unique Spirit Halloween costumes in a Haunt Minute. Meathook Jim discusses Torture Chambers in Between the Corpses. Badger reads the latest in D...

Big Scary Show – Episode 274 – OUR 2022 Halloween Spooktacular!

October 22, 2022 08:00 - 3 hours - 234 MB

Episode 274 Halloween is almost here and the (g)hosts are so excited that they’re pulling out all the stops and making Episode 274 our 2022 Halloween Spooktacular! We’re bringing you plenty of spooky, music, news, interviews, and so much more as we celebrate the greatest of holidays. Storm is ranting about trick or treat bags in a Haunt Minute. Meathook Jim brings you a special Halloween themed Between the Corpses. Badger reads the latest in Deadline news, plus he went to Tiny Terror Con ...

Big Scary Show – Episode 273 – A Haunting We Will Go!

October 08, 2022 10:41 - 2 hours - 195 MB

Episode 273 Haunt season is here and the (g)hosts are so excited to finally be out and about enjoying the cooler temps, the changing leaves, and of course…haunted houses. Let The Big Scary Show Episode 273 keep you company as you head out to all your local attractions. Storm is ranting about real estate in a Haunt Minute. Meathook Jim talks pillories in Between the Corpses. Badger brings you the latest in Deadline news, plus interviews from the 13th Acre and Haunted Pyramids. As a bonus, ...

Big Scary Show – Episode 272 – HauntPay’s State of the Industry 2022

September 24, 2022 16:27 - 2 hours - 171 MB

Episode 272 HOORAY! The haunt season is finally here and everyone is super excited!  Let the Big Scary Show’s Episode 272 help you celebrate with some interviews, conversations, and music while you head out to your favorite haunts. Storm is ranting about McDonalds in a haunt minute.  Meathook Jim talks branding in yet another installment of Between the Corpses. Badger brings you the latest in Deadline news plus a few interviews from CreepyCon that we weren’t able to get on the last show. ...

Big Scary Show – Episode 271 – CreepyCon and 13 Questions of Doom #15

September 10, 2022 15:40 - 2 hours - 193 MB

Episode 271 September is here and everyone is getting excited for the start of haunt season, but there’s still a lot to do. Let the Big Scary Show Episode 271 keep you occupied as you make your final preparations for opening night. Badger is bringing you coverage from Creepycon in Knoxville, TN. There’s interviews from several Tennessee haunts and vendors. Perhaps they can entice you to visit this season? Who knows? Storm is ranting in a haunt minute. Meathook Jim has yet another installm...

Big Scary Show – Episode 270 – Global Scare Network & Midsummer Scream Part 2

August 27, 2022 13:53 - 2 hours - 234 MB

Episode 270 September is upon us, which as we all know kicks off the unofficial start to haunt season, and everyone is getting excited. Badger winds down the summer with part 2 of his coverage from Midsummer Scream in Long Beach, CA. There’s great interviews from Daniel Roebuck from the upcoming ‘Munsters’ movie, Creep it Real OC, the Decayed Brigade, Halloween Obsessed, Lakeside Trail of Terror, and Santa Ana Haunts. Storm is ranting in a haunt minute. Meathook Jim is talking about water...

Big Scary Show – Episode 269 – Midsummer Scream Part 1 & Haunt Events

August 13, 2022 08:47 - 2 hours - 210 MB

Episode 269 It’s August, Fall is just around the corner, and Badger just returned from the West Coast after covering Midsummer Scream in Long Beach, CA. There was SO much going on, that this will only be part 1 of our coverage. Unable to make the show? Don’t worry, you’ll feel like you were there with all the interviews we’re bringing you.. Storm is ranting about cookie cutters(?) in a haunt minute. Meathook Jim is talking about medieval torture devices in Between the Corpses. Badger brin...

Big Scary Show – Episode 268 – Texas Haunters Convention/Cross Promotion

July 30, 2022 18:32 - 2 hours - 172 MB

Episode 268 Yes, we know it’s hot out there, but it’s finally August and that means there’s only one more month until September which starts the haunt season for many of us. So bear with it just a little while longer and may we suggest grabbing a cold beverage and tuning into Episode 268 of the Big Scary Show to get you in the mood for Fall. Storm is ranting about Halloween disasters in a Haunt Minute, Meathook Jim discusses burning as a form of torture in Between the Corpses, and Badger ...

Big Scary Show – Episode 267 – Haunters Against Hate / Actor Training Part 2

July 15, 2022 19:17 - 2 hours - 245 MB

Episode 267 HAH: The Event 2 happened recently in Lexington, Kentucky and the Big Scary Show was there talking to everyone while supporting a good cause. There’s interviews with the likes of Ricky Vitus, The Dead Speak, Wicked World Scaregrounds, The American Horrorplex, Haunt Weekly, Paul Lanner, even Super-Special Correspondent Tater is there with some breaking news from Froggys Fog, and a whole lot more. We support all the fine work Haunters Against Hate does and they let us know what’s...

Big Scary Show – Episode 266 – Actor Training and Retention

July 01, 2022 20:33 - 2 hours - 168 MB

Episode 266 The heat is on! Not just because it’s July, but because it’s only 3 months until October. Before you start to panic, take a deep breath, drink some water, and tune into another episode of the Big Scary Show. Storm will be ranting about Shaquille O’Neal in a Haunt Minute. Meathook Jim discusses being drawn and quartered in Between the Corpses. Badger brings you the latest in Deadline News, plus an interview with DJ Qualls from ‘Supernatural’. The Old Crone talks about using SEO...

Big Scary Show – Episode 265 – Photography and NC Haunted Attractions

June 18, 2022 13:11 - 2 hours - 197 MB

Episode 265 It’s HOT outside, but the Big Scary Show is back and bringing you some cool interviews, news, and information to keep you occupied and entertained while you toil away at work, relax in the sun, or plan out the new parts of your haunt. Storm rants about AI technology in a Haunt Minute, Meathook Jim discusses the Festival of Death, Badger brings you the latest in Deadline News, and The Old Crone speaks with a videographer about how he shoots inside haunted attractions. And speak...

Big Scary Show – Episode 264 – Cryptids and Carolina Fear Fest

June 04, 2022 10:06 - 2 hours - 225 MB

Episode 264 Welcome to June and the weather is heating up. Haunted house structures are going up, conventions are happening, and we’re only 4 months away from October. Where does the time go? Before you panic, let the Big Scary Show keep you focused as you work on your builds. We have a jam-packed episode filled with lots of cool and creepy stuff. Badger visits his old hometown of Raleigh, NC and attends the Carolina Fear Fest. He brings back a bunch of interviews with vendors, celebritie...

Big Scary Show – Episode 263 – The Haunt Wives Club

May 21, 2022 10:42 - 2 hours - 273 MB

Episode 263 As we enter head deeper into the heart of build season and the warm weather of late spring, the Big Scary Show is heating up with all the latest news, music, and information you need to hear. We have Kris from the Midwest Haunters Convention who talks all things MHC. If this interview doesn’t convince you to go, nothing will. Storm rants about cursed Indian artifacts in a Haunt Minute. Meathook Jim discusses Anglo-Saxon tortures and executions in Between the Corpses. Badger br...

Big Scary Show – Episode 262 – Haunters: The Next Generation

May 08, 2022 10:28 - 1 hour - 193 MB

As we enter head into mid-spring and deeper into the heart of build season, the Big Scary Show is doing its part by keeping you up to date on all the latest news, information and everything to keep you entertained as you start laying out the plans for your haunts. Storm rants about seagulls and aliens in a Haunt Minute. Meathook Jim discusses Chinese tortures and executions in Between the Corpses. Badger brings you the latest in Deadline News. The Old Crone talks recruiting. There’s a Grue...

Big Scary Show – Episode 261 – The Haunted Attraction Association

April 23, 2022 10:12 - 2 hours - 137 MB

Episode 261 As we enter our second decade of podcasting all the news and information regarding the haunt industry, we kick things off with several board members from the Haunted Attraction Association to discuss all things haunt related. They have some interesting things to say about what’s going on now and in the future with the haunt industry. Storm rants about what NOT to do in a haunt if you get scared, in a Haunt Minute.. Meathook Jim discusses Druids in Between the Corpses. Badger b...

Big Scary Show – Episode 260 – Our 10th Anniversary Spooktackular!

April 09, 2022 09:39 - 3 hours - 203 MB

Episode 260 Can you believe it’s been 10 years since the Big Scary Show put out its first podcast covering the haunt, Halloween, and horror industry? A lot has changed over the past decade. Those first shows were rough and we really didn’t know what we were doing. We still don’t claim to know what we’re doing, but hopefully the show sounds a bit better. We’re celebrating the occasion with the second part of our coverage of Transworld from St Louis. We’re bringing you a lot of interviews wi...

Big Scary Show – Episode 259 – Transworld Wrapup Part 1

March 26, 2022 16:55 - 1 hour - 188 MB

Transworld 2022 is in the books. Four days of amazing props, lighting, costumes, escape rooms, masks, makeup, Christmas decorations, animatronics, and so much more. Badger, The Old Crone, Wicked Wendy, and Sylvia Vile all descended upon St Louis and talked to so many people that we can’t get it all in one show. There are LOTS of interviews from the show floor by vendors like: Boneyard Productions, Kreepsville 666, MadnessFX, Nick Wolfe, Poison Props, KayCellFX, ToxicFX, When Hinges Creak, H...

Big Scary Show – Episode 258 Oddities and Curiosities Expo!

March 12, 2022 14:29 - 1 hour - 129 MB

New BIG SCARY SHOW – Episode 258 – ODDITIES and CURIOSITIES EXPO Episode 258 As we head into the final days before the biggest trade show in the haunt industry, the Big Scary Show is preparing for Transworld by packing our bags, making sure the booth is in good shape, and bringing you another full show to enjoy as you hit the road for St Louis. Badger was recently at the Oddities and Curiosities Expo in Charlotte and brings you interviews with several vendors and the organizer of the even...

Big Scary Show – Episode 257 – Transworld Survival Guide

February 26, 2022 17:05 - 2 hours - 156 MB

Episode 257 As we slide into March, haunters’ thoughts are turning towards St Louis and Transworld. The Biggest trade show in the industry is just a couple short weeks away, so as you frantically work on your final booth displays and product lines give us a listen and let us keep you informed and entertained before you go completely nuts. Storm is under the weather so we gave him the show off, but we bring back a classic Haunt Minute. Meathook Jim returns with another episode of Between t...

Big Scary Show – Episode 256 – Sliders!

February 12, 2022 19:26 - 2 hours - 104 MB

Episode 256 Here it is, February, and the Roundtable of Terror is all about sliders.  No , not the small burgers you get at place like White Castle, we are talking about a unique group of actors that “slide” up when you least expect it.  Slider Jesus, Pongo Joe, Sparrow and T join us to talk about the history, skills and experience of being a slider. Badger brings us the latest in Deadline News and a new Gruesome Giveaway, Storm rants about the Mexican Cartel workers, or are they just Haun...

Big Scary Show – Episode 255 – Valentine’s Day Haunts

January 29, 2022 14:11 - 1 hour - 61.9 MB

Episode 255 ‘Tis the season of love and the Big Scary Show is feeling it as we’d love to have you listen to this current episode and get your haunted attraction fix as we countdown towards Transworld. Storm is ranting about local laws in a Haunt Minute, Meathook Jim discusses torture techniques in ancient Greece, Badger bring you the latest in Deadline News, The Old Crone is back talking about branding (and not the type involving red-hot pokers) and we bring you more spooky tunes to keep ...

Big Scary Show – Episode 254 – Marketing with the Voice From Hell

January 15, 2022 11:56 - 1 hour - 78.3 MB

It’s mid-January and while a lot of people aren’t even thinking about Halloween, now is the time for haunt owners to start planning their marketing campaign for 2022.  Marketing guru and the Voice From Hell, Dick Terhune joins the (g)hosts at the Roundtable of Terror for a conversation about marketing strategy, and how demographics play a huge role.  They also discuss A Christmas Carol ( in January???). Badger is back with the latest in Deadline News, Storm rants about haunted Christmas gif...

Big Scary Show – Episode 253 – A New Year and Home Haunter Awards

January 01, 2022 18:40 - 2 hours - 85.9 MB

It’s a New Year and the Big Scary Show will be turning 10 Years Old soon, but before that milestone, we still have plenty of content for our listeners. The Roundtable of Terror focuses not only on Home Haunters, but the upcoming Home Haunter Awards and the Canadian Home Haunter Awards, as Chris Ainsworth, Christopher Pressley, and Troy Crivellone explain the upcoming awards show, and how you don’t have to be from a specific country to submit your haunt to the judges. Badger brings us the la...

Big Scary Show – Episode 252 – HauntPay’s State of the Industry

December 18, 2021 10:54 - 1 hour - 130 MB

Episode 252 As we wind down our final show of the year, we start to look back at how the year 2021 treated the haunt industry. To say it was…interesting would certainly be an understatement. If only someone had taken data from the past couple seasons and used it to come up with a general state of the haunt industry. What? Someone did that? And they also happen to be a sponsor of the Big Scary Show? How convenient. Storm will be ranting about haunters taking advantage of supply chain econo...

Big Scary Show – Episode 251 Der Krampus

December 04, 2021 14:36 - 1 hour - 66.3 MB

Episode 251 Well, we’ve moved into the heart of the holiday season and we’re all anxiously awaiting the arrival of that big guy who visits once a year to bring us holiday surprises. Of course we’re talking about Der Krampus. Who did you think we meant? The Big Scary Show (g)hosts have hopefully all been good this year so that during Krampunacht, none of them will get carried away and punished. The haunt industry has embraced Krampus as part of their off season haunt events and it’s definit...

Big Scary Show – Episode 250 – RIP Halloween Season 2021

November 19, 2021 21:36 - 2 hours - 89.9 MB

Episode 250 As much as we hate to admit it, Halloween season 2021 is dead and buried. But don’t start suffering from Post Halloween Depression just yet, because the Big Scary Show is here to help get you through these hard times. Remember, there’s always Christmas and Krampus haunts coming soon. Storm will be ranting about clickbait and chupacabras in a Haunt Minute. Meathook Jim will be drinking his way through some haunt-themed beers in Between the Corpses. Badger reads the latest in De...