When I first met my girlfriend, who is as into scary stories as much as I am, one of the first things I showed her was Chilling Tales for Dark Nights, and we now go to sleep to the many stories they've featured.

- K.E. Moore (Author)


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A TERRIFYING TASTE OF WHAT’S INSIDE

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WHAT TO EXPECT IN THE PATRONS AREA

AUDIO ARCHIVE

Access to our entire audio archive, including streaming, downloadable MP3 copies of all of our past releases, dating back to our founding in October 2012, available in 3 file/quality sizes for ease of use.

ADVANCE RELEASES

Access to new productions and podcasts before the public does, as soon as we’re finished with them!

PREMIUM CONTENT

Access to premium patrons-only extended episodes of your favorite podcast series, with exciting content that has never previously been made public.

AD-FREE EXPERIENCE

All of the terror, none of the data and bandwidth-eating commercials! All advertising has been meticulously stripped from our programs, leaving you with nightmare-inducing action, and nothing more!

A LA CARTE OPTIONS

All of the stories from your favorite multi-story podcasts and past livestream events, ripped from their podcast-style formats and released on their own for easy access! Find your favorites, and listen to them over and over again!

QUALITY CHOICES

All of our audio releases are made available in 320, 128 and 56 kbps MP3 formats, so whether you’re an audiophile listening on your decked-out PC or concerned about the available space on your mobile phone or tablet, we’ve got you covered!

ON-SITE STREAMING

Don’t use up all the precious space on your device! Listen in any individual story of your choice, at any time, using our on-site media player, available on every release’s details page!

PRIVATE RSS FEEDS

Get your favorite ad-free, premium series or podcast delivered to the podcasting or RSS-feed capable app/software of your choice, using our private, password-protected RSS feeds! Just add the feed, input your Patrons Area username and password, and get quality content delivered to you whenever it’s released, without setting foot in the actual Patrons Area!

HAND-PICKED PLAYLISTS

Need a quick fix? Enjoy streaming, cultivated compilations of story selections, assembled by the horror fanatics behind CTFDN! Our custom playlists are sure to make listening at work, home or on your commute as easy as raising the dead… no, wait, it’s easier.

INSIDER UPDATES

Receive personal updates from members of the CTFDN production team, providing you the inside scoop on what’s going on, what’s next and what we’re thinking, every message providing you the opportunity to comment, offer input and share your thoughts with the team!

V.I.P. REQUESTS

Found the perfect story and want to request it be featured? No problem! As a Patron, your wish is our command (so long as we can legally obtain the material and it fits our niche!), and we’ll do everything we can to make your dream come true!

PRIVATE LIVESTREAMS

Get invited to occasional patrons-only livestream events, hosted by our producers and voice talent, providing you the opportunity to hear us perform live and unrehearsed, having fun, cracking jokes, and interacting with all of you. And the best part? All the content resulting gets uploaded afterwards, for your ears only!

BONUS MATERIAL

Access to the soundtracks from our productions, as well as previously unreleased stories,
scratch tracks, blooper reels, and other cool CTFDN-related stuff you can’t (and won’t) find anywhere else!

PREMIUM SUPPORT

Skip the line and cut the queue. If you have a question, concern or request, we put you right in front, right away. Get treated like royalty when reaching out via our special patrons-only support form.

FILM COLLECTION

Access our private, cultivated collection of the very best HD horror, suspense and sci-fi short and feature-length films we’ve found, both those featured in the official Frightening Films series on our YouTube channel, and others which appear only in our private library. Always high-quality and ad-free, you’ll never fail to find something to keep you shivering!

RECENT RELEASES

Horror Hill – Season 1, Episode 2
Published February 15, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 1:00:47

Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 12 – “Best Kept Secrets”
Published February 14, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 1:16:11

“Cracks in the City” by L. Chan – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E12)
Published February 14, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:37:03

“Secret Bar” by K. Banning-Kellum – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E12)
Published February 14, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:35:02

Horror Hill – Season 1, Episode 1
Published February 8, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 1:14:24

“The Art of Jacob Emory” by Douglas Greenwood – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E11)
Published February 7, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:15:41

“The Song and Dance Man” by Dylan Charles – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E11))
Published February 7, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:23:16

Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 11 – “Nostalgic Nightmares”
Published February 7, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 0:43:07

“Claustrophobia” by Jon Grilz – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E10)
Published January 31, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:27:21

“Swells” by J.D. McGregor – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E10)
Published January 31, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:28:21

Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 10 – “Breathless”
Published January 31, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 0:59:50

“Madness Above the Clouds” by Michael Marks – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E09)
Published January 24, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 024:08


Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 9 – “Fear of Flying”
Published January 24, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 0:52:21

Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 8 – “The Outer Circle”
Published January 17, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 0:52:21

“The Hog” by William Hope Hodgson – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E07/S1E08)
Published January 10, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 1:50:02

Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 7 – “Dreadful Eternity”
Published January 10, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 0:46:30

“My Last Camping Trip” by Dustin Koski – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E06)
Published January 3, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:21:30

“The Goatman” by Anansi – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E06)
Published January 3, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:26:45

Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 6 – “Watchers in the Woods”
Published January 3, 2018 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 0:52:21

“Fair Trade” by Ben Pienaar – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E05)
Published December 27, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:25:50

“The Seer of Possibilities” by Thomas O. Wagner – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E05)
Published December 27, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:38:48

Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 5 – “Risk and Reward”
Published December 27, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 1:08:39

“A Christmas Feast” by Michael Whitehouse – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E04)
Published December 20, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:19:24


Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 4 – “Yuletide Terror”
Published December 20, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 0:58:15

“Artificial” by Christopher Gideon – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E03)
Published December 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:24:28

“The Life in the Machine” by an anonymous author – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E03)
Published December 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:17:47

Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 3 – “Singularity”
Published December 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 0:46:19

“Timekeeper” by John Morressy – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E02)
Published December 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:53:42

“God’s Attic” by Christian Thompson – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E02)
Published December 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:13:08

Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 2 – “Caveat Emptor”
Published December 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 1:10:58

“Turn It Off” by Polum Chill – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E01)
Published December 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:51:05

“Leave Your Flashlights at Home” by Jeff Hartin – Performed by Otis Jiry (SSTITD-S1E01)
Published December 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:19:09

Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 1, Episode 1 – “Danger in the Dark”
Published December 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 1:14:20

“Nyarlathotep” by H.P. Lovecraft – Performed by Nathaniel Hawkins
Published September 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:09:50

“I Don’t Think I Should Keep Doing Drag” by Wonkytardis – Performed by Michelle Ragsdale
Published September 12, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:09:03

“The Curse of Yig” by H.P. Lovecraft and Zealia Bishop – Performed by Ryan Borses
Published September 11, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:44:03

The Simply Scary Podcast – Season 2, Episode 13 – “The Abyss Stares Back”
Published August 17, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 1:40:55

“Conceptual Art” by Peter Lalush (SSP-S2E13)
Published August 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:24:02

“Terminal 13” by Peter Lalush (SSP-S2E13)
Published August 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:22:49

“Self Predator” by Peter Lalush (SSP-S2E13)
Published August 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:17:10

“Machine Gun” by Peter Lalush (SSP-S2E13)
Published August 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:10:01

“Nothing Ever Happens” by Peter Lalush (SSP-S2E13)
Published August 13, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:07:37

“Management” by Charlie Davenport (SSP-S2E12)
Published August 1, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:32:51

“On Film” by Charlie Davenport (SSP-S2E12)
Published August 1, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:25:26

“Big Man” by Charlie Davenport (SSP-S2E12)
Published August 1, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:24:02

“Lil Timmy McGee” by Charlie Davenport (SSP-S2E12)
Published August 1, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:15:21

“She Has His Eyes” by Charlie Davenport (SSP-S2E12)
Published August 1, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Single Story – Duration: 0:32:21

The Simply Scary Podcast – Season 2, Episode 12 – “One of Our Own”
Published August 1, 2017 – Category:
Production Type: Podcast – Duration: 2:26:08