Remixed Fright

Fans look for subversive ways to enjoy traditional genres

Implications - The desire amongst consumers to experience "classic" content in new ways persists, especially in the digital age. As a result, media producers are subverting and reinterpreting traditional genres in ways that are both more immersive and more inclusive. As typical fans become content creators themselves, they desire to see more experimental and hands-on treatment of their favorite entertainment.
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Virtual Reality Horror Films - With Oculus Rift, You Can Watch a Horror Movie in First-Person
SCORE 7
Warm 13,851 Clicks Pub: Nov 1, 14
Virtual Reality Horror Films
With Oculus Rift, You Can Watch a Horror Movie in First-Person
It’s one thing to watch a horror movie, but it would be a whole other thing to be brave enough to experience the same kind of horror while wearing a pair of Oculus Rift goggles. As part of a... [More]
Horror Mansion Museums - The Stanley Hotel from 'The Shining' is Becoming a Scary Interactive Museum
SCORE 6.6
Warm 1,085 Clicks Pub: Oct 23, 15
Horror Mansion Museums
The Stanley Hotel from 'The Shining' is Becoming a Scary Interactive Museum
With Halloween just around the corner, there is no better time to announce that The Stanley Hotel, the real-life inspiration for the iconic horror novel and film, ‘The Shining,’ is... [More]
Quirky Horror Movie GIFs - Thse Animations Bring a Sense of Humor to Murderous Movie Characters
SCORE 5.3
Warm 732 Clicks Pub: Oct 19, 15
Quirky Horror Movie GIFs
Thse Animations Bring a Sense of Humor to Murderous Movie Characters
Montreal-based studio Baboon Création designed a series of horror movie GIFs in anticipation for the spooky festivities at the end of the month. The project called ‘31 Horror Days’ will... [More]
VR Horror Games - The 'Alien: Isolation' VR Mode is Compatible with Oculus SDK and Rift Headsets
SCORE 6.9
This Quarter and Warm 517 Clicks Pub: Aug 2, 17
VR Horror Games
The 'Alien: Isolation' VR Mode is Compatible with Oculus SDK and Rift Headsets
While the ‘Alien: Isolation VR Mode’ has been available since its release in 2014, the technology to produce a high-quality VR experience hadn’t caught up with the game at the time.... [More]
Frightening VR Attractions - The Universal Orlando Resort's 'Repository' is a New Horror Simulator
SCORE 5.7
Warm 629 Clicks Pub: Sep 9, 16
Frightening VR Attractions
The Universal Orlando Resort's 'Repository' is a New Horror Simulator
‘The Repository’ is the name of a new horror simulator attraction at the Universal Orlando Resort that will be running during the Halloween Haunted Nights event until the arrival of... [More]
VR Horror Movie Trailers - The New Blair Witch VR Trailer Creates an Immersive Experience for Fans
SCORE 5.5
This Year and Warm 831 Clicks Pub: Jan 13, 17
VR Horror Movie Trailers
The New Blair Witch VR Trailer Creates an Immersive Experience for Fans
Lionsgate and Vertebrae—a company specializing in viritual reality advertising tools—teamed up to create a newly released Blair Witch VR trailer. The promotional clip aims to make viewers&... [More]
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