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Are You Afraid of the Dark? The Official Podcast

By Crystal Stone, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Classic creepy horror series enters the podcast world.

Podcast Storytelling Nickelodeon Average run time: 16 minutes
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Captivating plot lines and detailed storytelling make this podcast a great spooky screen-free options for older kids and adults alike. Are You Afraid of the Dark? The Official Podcast brings back the campfire storytelling-style that many loved about the 90's horror series and its reboot. Sound effects of whispers, ghostly moans, and creaky floors put you right into the story giving you a front row seat to each haunting scene. Characters are complex, even for young kids, as they face bullies, navigate friendship, and learn about teamwork all while narrowly escaping deathly creatures. Thrilling, spooky, and entertaining, with great sound production, music, and talented voice actors, this podcast is sure to leave you shaking in your headphones.

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