Are You Afraid of the Dark? - Season 1

Nickelodeon (ended 2000)




Episode Guide

  • 11/14/92

    A teenage boy by the name of Ross loves to play pinball at the local mall. Short on cash, he asks his friend Mr. Olson for a job in his repair shop. While asking Mr.Olson for a job, Ross discovers a pinball machine in the back of the store. Mr. Olson asks Ross to watch after the store while he is at lunch and tells him specifically to not touch the pinball machine in the back. Despite Mr. Olson's warning, Ross plays the game, loses track of the time, and gets locked inside the mall after closing. But what's worse is that the characters from the pinball game have entered the real world. Ross must now defeat a wicked witch, a group of zombies, and a terrifying man who wishes to be king. Ross also has to save Princess Sophie from their clutches. Ross must battle these larger than life pinball characters to save himself.

  • 11/7/92

    In 1956, a young girl was the victim of a hit-and-run accident while waiting for her boyfriend to pick her up for the prom. Years later, three kids decide to piece together the past by getting in touch with the ghosts.

  • 10/24/92
    A young boy sees some weird things in his basement. It seems that years ago his uncle made a pact with a creature inside the cellar. While listening to the radio, the boy soon learns the secret of the dark music.
  • 10/17/92

    Young Jake is excited to be part of a play called "Will o' the Wisp", a story about an elf saving a boy by changing him into a leprechaun. Soon Jake notices some unusual changes, and believes he's changing into a creature for real.

  • 10/10/92

    A high school outcast, Dean, falls under the spell of an evil wizard, Goth. After his friend discovers what's going on and is the only one that knows, it's up to her to not only save Dean, but stop him from releasing the evil sorcerer.

  • 10/3/92

    When a new family moves in next door to two youngsters, the kids can't get over their strange behavior. They notice that their new neighbors only come out at night and they always wear black. When several people start to get sick, they come to the conclusion that their new neighbors are vampires.

  • 9/26/92

    Danny and her parents vacation at a house overseen by a young boy who is very unusual. He has mirrors all over the house and never seems to like getting his picture taken. Danny soon learns why the boy is so strange and so young.

  • 9/19/92
    Weeds loves April Fool's Day and has planned numerous pranks for everyone that he knows- some on accident. After buying some Super Specs from Sardo's store, they give his girlfriend Marybeth the power to see things from another dimension. Soon everywhere she looks, she sees strange figures covered in black.
  • 9/12/92

    Amy goes to visit her relatives and her cousin Pam discovers her aunt's old horse-riding jacket in the attic. When Pam puts on the jacket, she becomes possessed by the spirit of the dead aunt and must feed her hungry dogs in order to rest in peace.

  • 9/5/92
    One night, two friends, Dougie and Kevin, play a trick on an old woman who lives in a creepy house. On Halloween night, they trick or treat at her house, only to find that she has a special treat for them. They receive a magical twisted claw that can grant them three wishes apiece. However, they soon find out that the wishes come true but at a terrifying price.moreless
  • 8/29/92
    Amanda is a teenage girl who goes to stay with her aunt and cousin, Beth, for the summer. Her cousin isn't exactly friendly to Amanda, and she's told that she can only hang out with Beth and her friends if she spends a night alone in the house next door that's rumored to be inhabited by the spirit of a preteen girl.moreless
  • 8/22/92

    After a clown, Zeebo, stole some charity money from the circus, he ran from authorities and hid in the funhouse. After it caught fire, killing Zeebo, it was believed that he started the fire on accident because he loved to smoke cigars. A teenager named Josh decides to prove that the funhouse isn't haunted by stealing Zeebo's nose. He learns that the story isn't fiction when Zeebo comes back to collect.

  • 7/16/92
    Two brothers, while lost in the woods, come across a mysterious cab driver and a very unusual man named Dr. Vink who won't let any of his victims go unless they solve a riddle. "What is lighter than air, can be seen by the naked eye, and if put in a barrel, will make the barrel lighter?"moreless