Things that scared you as a kid

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PostThings that scared you as a kid
by Rubix » Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:40 pm

This should really differ with age groups but what made you scared when you were younger?

I was never scared of clowns, the bogey man or Darlk’s when I was young but the child snatcher from chatty chatty bang bang always freaked me out. Not helped by my father who said if I left his sight when we were out that he would come and grab me!

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Chocolate-Milk » Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:45 pm

The very first Resident Evil zombie. I remember my uncle playing RE1 when I was about six or seven, and boy did I choose the wrong game to watch him play.

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Oblomov Boblomov » Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:49 pm

The film adaptation of The Witches will haunt my nightmares until I am no more.

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Rubix » Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:50 pm

Oblomov Boblomov wrote:The film adaptation of The Witches will haunt my nightmares until I am no more.


I tried to blank that out of my memory......thanks :dread:

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Lagamorph » Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:50 pm

The nightmare scene from the film "Look who's talking Too"



I mean look at that gooseberry fool. I was 5 when this came out.

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by shadow202 » Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:52 pm

The Undertaker from WWE use to really scare me when I was a child, this was during his ministry of darkness days when he was kidnapping people and such. Anyway when I use to hear his music and see the lights go out I use to turn the channel over for a couple of minutes and turn it back again hoping stone cold would be beating him up.

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by PuppetBoy » Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:53 pm

The song Eleanor Rigby used to scare me a bit. My parents used to listen to the Beatles a lot in the car. I suppose it has quite bleak imagery.

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Trelliz » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:14 pm

Mannequins. Its a good job i was over it before the first episode of the new doctor who series in the mid 2000s :dread:

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Qikz » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:17 pm

Everything.

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Ironhide » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:30 pm

The noise phones make to let you know you haven't put the handset back on the base.

Wasps (still find them terrifying to look at up close).

The "black rabbit" scene from Watership Down.

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Rubix » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:33 pm

Trelliz wrote:Mannequins. Its a good job i was over it before the first episode of the new doctor who series in the mid 2000s :dread:


You played Resi7?

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Trelliz » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:41 pm

Rubix wrote:
Trelliz wrote:Mannequins. Its a good job i was over it before the first episode of the new doctor who series in the mid 2000s :dread:


You played Resi7?


No, but I have played Condemned :dread:

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Ad7 » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:42 pm

The first thing that ever terrified me

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Dual » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:42 pm

Seems a little silly now but when I was young I used to walk alone
And when I walked a dark road
At night or strolling through the park

When the light began to change
I sometimes felt a little strange
A little anxious when it was dark.

I suppose it was a fear of the dark
I had a constant fear that something was always near

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Vermilion » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:46 pm

Qikz wrote:Everything.


Definitely this.

Didn't help though that my elder siblings seemed to do all they could to make me scared of things.

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by PatSharpsMullet » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:49 pm

Button Moon

I still watched it though.

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Vermilion » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:58 pm

PatSharpsMullet wrote:Button Moon

I still watched it though.


Now that i wasn't scared of, in fact, i loved it.

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by jawafour » Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:59 pm

I used to have nightmares about Herbie when I was a kid. Not GRcade's Herbie, obvs - but the car. I used to be stuck in a maze and it would be trying to get me :cry: .
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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Slayerx » Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:09 pm

Jason from Friday the 13th as I watched the first two movies and I was far too young :dread:

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PostRe: Things that scared you as a kid
by Ad7 » Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:12 pm

jawafour wrote:I used to have nightmares about Herbie when I was a kid. Not GRcade's Herbie, obvs - but the car. I used to be stuck in a maze and it would be trying to get me :cry: .
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Dougal: Can I stay up tonight to watch the scary film?
Ted: Ah, no no no. The last time you stayed up to watch a scary film you ended up having to sleep in my bed. I wouldn't mind, but it wasn't even a scary film.
Dougal: Come on, Ted. A Volkswagen with a mind of its own. If that isn't scary, I don't know what is.


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