Top 5 Terrifying Space Monsters In Literature

Top 5 Terrifying Space Monsters In Literature

As you all should know as this point, Space is terrifying and specifically terrifies me. We explored so little, meaning there is so much out there that could potentially kill us, whether it be a rogue planet or undiscovered extraterrestrial life. However, many folks have the same fear as me, or at least the same […]

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Top 5 Most Terrifying Gods In Literature – Part 2

Top 5 Most Terrifying Gods In Literature – Part 2

Literature is the perfect vehicle for some of the most existentially terrifying beings ever conceived to take hold of your mind and live rent free in your head long after you put the book down. From all-powerful human-shaped deities who could end everything we’ve ever known with a snap of their fingers, to more abstract […]

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Top 5 Most Mysterious Ancient Civilizations In History

Top 5 Most Mysterious Ancient Civilizations In History

Empires rise and fall – and through the ancient sands of time, countless civilizations of this fair planet have risen out of nothing, pulled up by the sheer grit and determination of progress and conquest – be it through military might, the schemes of espionage, or the passion of ingenuity – paving the way toward […]

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Top 5 Scariest Gothic Horror Stories In Literature

Top 5 Scariest Gothic Horror Stories In Literature

Gothic Horror. A topic close to the hearts of many horror fans–yet more importantly, the original seed of why we’re fans of this genre in the first place. You see, it is often the case with any creative medium where it’s important to pay our dues to the founding works of the form. After all, […]

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Top 5 Most Terrifying Villains In Literature

Now, we’ve already covered many of the most monstrous and terrifying creations that populate the endless tapestry of literature, both modern and classic–but we’re yet to tread into the most nightmarish depiction of horror in fiction–the evil of humanity. Oftentimes, it is far too easy for writers to pen creatures and chaotic entities that plague […]

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Top 5 Most Terrifying Places In Literature – Part 3

Top 5 Most Terrifying Places In Literature – Part 3

Well, well–it seems that we’re becoming quite the seasoned adventurers when it comes to traversing the terrifying landscapes of literature. So far we’ve crawled through the Cenobites Labyrinth, trudged our way across The Dreamlands, scaled the infinite walls of Castle Gormenghast–and even floated listlessly across the Todash Darkness of Stephen King’s Macroverse. And–you know, as […]

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Top 5 Most Terrifying Places In Literature – Part 2

Well, it seems that you guys had a *lot* to say about this list–and I’m glad, really–because any discussion about literature is a good discussion in my books. Heh–see what I did there? Sorry, I’ll try and keep the puns to a minimum in this video. The fact of the matter remains, in our previous […]

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Top 5 Scariest Vampires In Literature

Top 5 Scariest Vampires In Literature

Vampires–are back in business, and truth be told–despite many forms of questionable fiction trying it’s damnedest to take away the eternal swagger and glamour that comes with being an immortal blood-sucking demi-god–vampires have never *not* been cool. Yeah, because thankfully–despite, for the most part, their pale, ashen image being driven through the mud for a […]

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Top 5 – The Lore Explored | Vampires In Literature

Top 5 – The Lore Explored | Vampires In Literature

Vampires. They–are back–but we’re set to take the biggest bite out of them that has ever been bitten over here at Top 5 Scary Videos. We’re turning the coffins–and we’re opening the curtains. See what I did there? Of course you did, because tooth and tongue aside–it’s clear to see that the vast majority of […]

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Top 5 Most Terrifying Places In Literature

Top 5 Most Terrifying Places In Literature

There are other worlds than these–and thankfully for us, horror fiction and the wider world of literature seems to have quite the knack for creating some of the most unfathomably terrifying realms of pure nightmare fuel, for us to sweat over and hope that we never, ever, accidentally wake up in these strange new lands. […]

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