Guide to the Unknown

Guide to the Unknown

A podcast for horror fans and the paranormal-curious. Supernatural stuff, creepypastas, pop culture...we've got it all! From the twisted minds of siblings @themythtraveler & @chillinkristen đź‘Ą

Episodes

November 24, 2023 • 67 mins

The boogeyman was real...Or was he?

This week, inspired by a listener, we're taking a good hard look at Staten Island. And it's not just Cropsey, there's the abandoned monastery, Kreischer Mansion, and even more that can't possibly fit.

We'll be back.

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"I was proud of myself...for trying to understand you."

This week, Krissy has a cold, so we're doing something unusual!

WAY BACK in 2017, on a DIFFERENT podcast, we had a conversation with our mother Kathleen after she watched SCREAM for the first time.

The show is about so many other things too, but lets just revel in this wonderful conversation that is unburied for the first time in...

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November 10, 2023 • 76 mins

This episode is a punishment for Kristen.

Or…it was SUPPOSED to be.

Instead, we get a completely ENGROSSING introduction to a monster from a bygone era.

Why is The Phantom of the Opera SO compelling and creepy?!

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November 3, 2023 • 81 mins

The myth is real. Blair Witch 2 is a perfect movie.

OR IS IT!?

For the FIRST TIME EVER, someone is going to take a CRITICAL look at Book of Shadows.

You'll be amazed at how many rabbit holes there are, and how deep they go.

It's honestly unbelievable.

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October 31, 2023 • 37 mins

We did the mash. The MOM-STER MASH!

Happy Halloween, guidies! We’re here to celebrate the greatest day of the year, talk about some spooky events, and bring a classic game to our podcast feed.

Have a wonderfully spooky day, full of tricks and treats!

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October 27, 2023 • 78 mins

Find the clues or die!

Wait, that's a little aggressive...can it at least be completely bloodless?

We're ending GAMETOBER with the ultimate death game...the one YOU can go to!

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October 20, 2023 • 81 mins

It's SO much more than a board game. It's Murder!

But what makes CLUE tick? And why is that movie so incredible?

...And why do some people call it CLUEDO?

These answers and more! Along with plenty of praise for Tim Curry, Madeline Kahn, Christopher Lloyd, Michael McKean, and literally everyone else, because Clue slaps.

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October 13, 2023 • 72 mins

We volunteer as tribute! Or wait…that’s a bad idea…

The Hunger Games once took the world by storm.

But is the series over-rated or over-hated?

Does it even belong on this show?

 

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Oh I'm just popping by to remind you about the DEMON DRIVE we're doing THIS FRIDAY!

YouTube.com/gttupod is where to be. 7pm est is WHEN to be there!

Games, chaos, and surprises! 

Join us, won't you?

 

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October 6, 2023 • 77 mins

A month of games that can get you KILLED!?

This week we’re looking at this…subgenre? It includes stuff you know, like SAW and HUNGER GAMES, but also Will has possibly overanalyzed it all.

And Kristen got confused…

HAPPY OCTOBER

 

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September 29, 2023 • 67 mins

Go to jail. Go directly to jail.

And say hello to the GHOSTS!!!!

 

This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp. Give online therapy a try at betterhelp.com/gttu 

 

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September 22, 2023 • 68 mins

Get ready to PLUNGE head first into creepy trivia!

It's been a long time since we CRACK-ed open the Uncle John's Bathroom Reader, so lets CLOG our minds.

Don't forget to WIPE, comment, and subscribe.

 

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From the cutting room floor!

We’re looking at topics that just didn’t fit into old episodes! Carrie Fisher and Scott Baio have celebrity ghost stories you need to hear.

Boots Berry has been haunting Vermont. The Chaneque are nude menaces.

And brace yourself: Will has even MORE to say about The Blair Witch!

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September 8, 2023 • 66 mins

WARNING: Not everything you hear is an actual urban legend

Sea monsters, cat man, the celebrity death rule of 3, and more! It's all a pack of lies!!

Very very entertaining, morbid, creepy lies!

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Oooh this is spooky. We're getting spooked!

Get ready for hauntings that are simultaneously creepy, wholesome, and perhaps morbidly foreshadowing!

Watching Celebrity Ghost Stories is like taking in a lungful of fresh air.

Hell. Yes.

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August 25, 2023 • 59 mins

Hey did you know that Utah is haunted?

We SORT OF know...

The Dugway Proving Ground, Rock Canyon, and of COURSE the “Rose Park Willy Tickler.”

Oh, not to mention Emo’s Grave, VIRGIN JAIL, and perhaps a perplexing nocturnal puff or two…

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August 18, 2023 • 74 mins

DISCOVER THE MYTHOLOGY

Or rediscover it?

This week the Blair Witch Project party continues, specifically with the last of the original material released in 1999:

Curse of the Blair Witch was an hour-long “documentary” that aired on the SciFi channel BEFORE the movie even came out!

Sticks and Stones was a short bonus doc created exclusively for Blockb...

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August 11, 2023 • 78 mins

Follow our voices down into the basement.

To celebrate EPISODE 300 (!!!) we're digging through the rocks and twigs of the Blair Witch Project, and it's incredible website, dossier, and comic book!

Welcome to a new era of deep dives.

...Careful not to kick over any piles of rocks...

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August 4, 2023 • 75 mins

When you're at your most vulnerable, they're watching.

The Hat Man is the internet's favorite boogeyman. He's also the subject of MUCH analysis by our very own Kristen Anderson!

The Hag is an ageless figure that can offer wisdom...or implant the most horrific nightmares into your sleeping brain.

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Bunnyman, Bunnyman, Bunnyman...

Oh weird, nothing happened.

This week we're digging back into URBAN LEGENDS, and wrapping up the "B" section! Black Volga, The Buckley Family, Mercy Brown, the Blue Star Tattoo, and BOO HAGS

Bam, blammo, BOOYAH!!

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