That day you've all been dreading... It's here. HORROR HAS COME TO IWAKU. Let the madness begin! We have a delightful array of sinister plots and terrifying events in store for you this October. Don't let fear prevent you from getting involved! Here's just a taste of what lies in store for you... A special Horror-themed episode of the monthly Radio Show, featuring ghostly gabbing and spooky stories with your Mistress of the Graves, Kitti. A Masked Carnival of Souls, noon to midnight (the witching hour) on Sunday the 28th! Join Ozzie and the Masquerade Host Coven in the Roleplay Lobby. A special song from October Skies Revised. Truth or Fail: Horror Edition, put together by Spacious Space. Four horrifying Bar Night events, courtesy of Zen's wicked mind. Diana's thrilling Saturday Night Chat RPs, every weekend of October! The first will be Processing Undeactivated, featuring ZOMBIE ROBOTS. A Monster Creation Contest! Your fiendish creations will be judged by Kitti, Ozzie, and Davion. Challenges, Workshops, Polls, Blogs, and more! AND OF COURSE, THE ROLEPLAYS. Including... Making the Cut by Ozzie and Vay Monsters Under the Bed by Zen Whoever Sleeps First by Iliana and Juku St Margaret Institute for Perturbed Children by Artsydaze Hired Guns by Kitti College is Hell, a Buffyverse Chat RP by Revi and many more! There are plenty of ways to get into the spirit (pun intended) of the festivities, be it changing your username or avatar, running or playing in roleplays, or posting horror and Halloween-themed topics around the forum. Here are a few tips: [*=center]You can set your forum skin to the orange and black Halloween theme. Go to your Settings and look under "General Settings", then scroll down to find your Forum Skin options. [*=center]Did you know that we have an Iwaku Horror Group? [*=center]There is a whole new pack of horror and Halloween-themed avatars in the default albums! Find one you like and go mad. [*=center]Check out the Iwaku Theme Festival Group to get in on the action and help plan events. [*=center]Some of our talented members have made some wicked banners to stick in your signature and help promote the Festival. Check these puppies out: Signature banners (Move your mouse to reveal the content) Signature banners (open) Signature banners (close) by Ossochanter by Kitti by Cerulean by Diana by Ms_Wrong Our full schedule of events is below. If you would like to have an event added to the calendar, please post in the Horror Month planning thread in the Iwaku Theme Festivals Group! Also be sure to check the site Calendar. CAN YOU HANDLE THE HORROR?