It’s that time of year again, when we’re all entitled to one good scare! But why do it yourself, when science and technology have been working together to make the scares entirely automated. There’s no way that this can go wrong in the future . . . In the meantime, here’s some sci-fi frights you can get your hands on.


Get rid of all those pesky kids constantly knocking at your door looking for sweets by placing this writhing snake wreath right around where your knocker is. Any time anyone goes near it, it starts to shake and hiss. Adiós, kids!


Same general idea, but with far more technological prowess, a much higher price tag, and a much higher likelihood of causing nightmares for the local kids. Watch as the glitched-out video shows a slowly progressing serial killer make his way to the other side of the door you’re knocking on. Trick or treat? No thanks, we’re good.


This one looks like it needs you to actually pay attention to it, as there’s no point in triggering it if there’s nobody around to scream at it. Or maybe make a whole thing of it, turn all the lights off in your house, and ask some unsuspecting family member to go check the fuse box . . . Just an idea!

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