Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal

(ended 2000)




Episode Guide

    • Regeneration
      Season 4 - Episode 18
      Case File # unknown Connor Doyle, the team's case manager in the first season comes back from the dead, but this time his intentions are not all good.
    • The Light
      The Light
      Season 1 - Episode 16
      Case File #206132: "The Light"

      As a wounded Curtis Rollins lies near death in St. Paul, Minnesota, his evil doppelganger seems to have taken on the personality of a serial killer, and the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research must stop him.
    • Super Sargasso Sea
      Season 4 - Episode 13
      Case File # unknown Mysterious sky-falls may be the result of the Super Sargasso Sea theory.
    • Once Upon a Time in the West
      Season 4 - Episode 6
      Case File # unknown An old man following three Old West outlaws is actually Axon 30 years in the future, warning his younger self against inventing time-travel.
    • Reptilian Revenge/Ghostly Voices
      Reptilian Revenge/Ghostly Voices
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      Case File #99101: "Reptilian Revenge"

      After an elderly man is discovered dead in the basement of his house in Blind River, Wisconsin, all of his pet snakes go missing.

      Case File #44114: "Ghostly Voices"

      A woman is convinced she is hearing the voice of her deceased husband calling to her in her home in Warburton County, Massachusetts.moreless
    • The Egress (1)
      The Egress (1)
      Season 2 - Episode 22
      Case File #102-964 Ray Donahue and Peter Axon fan out through a secret research facility searching for Axon's friend Dr. Leon Schraft, a colleague from Axon's MIT days.
    • Persistence of Vision
      Season 4 - Episode 14
      Case File # unknown A ghost-like image in a photograph might be the link between a serial killer and a real-life angel.
    • Possession/Man Out of Time
      Possession/Man Out of Time
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      Case File #67102: "Possession"

      A software designer in San Francisco, California, is suspected of demonic possession.

      Case File #10103: "Man Out of Time"

      In a flash of light, a disoriented man appears on a road in Bedfordshire County, England, with a tale of being from the 17th century.moreless
    • The Fog/House on Garden Street
      The Fog/House on Garden Street
      Season 1 - Episode 18
      Case File #559146: "The Fog"

      A dense fog, mass hallucinations and a serial killer arrive simultaneously on death row at Flatrock Maximum Security Prison.

      Case File #810126: "House on Garden Street"

      A strange apparition appears to a couple under stress in Seattle, Washington.
    • Nocturnal Cabal
      Season 4 - Episode 10
      Case File # unknown Donner and Stone are caught in a sinister plot when they investigate a rave club overrun by zombies.
    • Inertia
      Season 4 - Episode 9
      Case File # unknown Axon must race against time to save the life of an alien grounded in a meteor crash.
    • UFO Duplication/Clara's Friend
      UFO Duplication/Clara's Friend
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      Case File #623119: "UFO Duplication"

      The OSIR must investigate a report of cloning of farm inhabitants in Patterson County, Kansas.

      Case File #847117: "Clara's Friend"

      A young girl in Lethbridge, Alberta, makes friends with an apparition.
    • The Transient/Two Lost Old Men
      The Transient/Two Lost Old Men
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      Case File #64131: "The Transient"

      A dybbuk invades the souls of innocents in Toronto, Ontario.

      Case File #86126: "Two Lost Old Men"

      Three young tree planters pass through a barren zone in the forest in Northern Ontario and instantly age 50 years.
    • The Infestation/Human Apportation
      The Infestation/Human Apportation
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      Case File #33130: "The Infestation"

      The OSIR investigates the deaths of a NASA science team who were killed while searching for a meteorite that landed in the Ozark Mountain Plateau, Arkansas.

      Case File #87105: "Human Apportation"

      A woman and her daughter inexplicably find themselves in a dorm room at the University of Toronto, with no recollection of how they got there from their home in California.moreless
    • Shocking
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      Case File # unknown Struck by lightning, a woman must release the electricity through sex in order to survive.
    • Tyler/Tim
      Season 4 - Episode 12
      Case File # unknown An autistic boy develops psychokinetic abilities while mourning the death of his twin brother.
    • Perestroika
      Season 1 - Episode 22
      Case File #321147: "Perestroika" The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research's Director of Operations Frank Elsinger orders Case Manager Doyle to lead a team of investigators to Archangelsk in Northern Russia. Having just viewed video footage of a team of Russian scientists examining a creature found frozen in a glacier by two gas plant caretakers, Elsinger does not reveal to Doyle that the last scene of the video showed scientist frightened and pleading for help.moreless
    • Second Sight/Chocolate Soldier
      Second Sight/Chocolate Soldier
      Season 1 - Episode 19
      Case File #295143: "Second Sight"

      A kidney-transplant recipient in Clifford, Missouri, has frightening visions.

      Case File #734138: "Chocolate Soldier"

      A young man in North York, Ontario, has a mysterious power over women.
    • Wendigo
      Season 4 - Episode 19
      Case File # unknown During a search for three missing operatives, the O.S.I.R. uncovers a gruesome situation, cannibalism.
    • Forever and a Day (1)
      Season 3 - Episode 21
      Case File #298-321 Psychic healer has just successfully restored the sight of a blind woman when he is interrupted by the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research agents and taken to the central lab to test the man's healing powers.
    • Happy Birthday, Matt Praeger
      Season 4 - Episode 3
      Case File # unknown Matt inadvertently enters an alternate dimension as a contestant on a game show where he must re-examine his life.
    • Little People
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      Case File #790-002 Matt Praeger's daughter, Dana, is sleeping over at the country home of her friend, Vanessa, when the girls hear a strange noise coming from the bedroom of Vanessa's adopted brother. The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research team arrives at the house to conduct an "unofficial" investigation.
    • Jaunt (2)
      Jaunt (2)
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      Case File #898750 As the third season begins, physicist Peter Axon is the only remaining member of the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research team. Dr. Anton Hendricks is apparently dead, having disappeared into a mysterious apportation device known as the Arch, case manager Matt Praeger has tendered his resignation after differences with the O.S.I.R.'s Director of Operations Frank Elsinger and senior data analyst Lindsay Donner has left the team after running afoul of Praeger and revealing confidential information. Axon and Curtis Rollins, the case manager assigned to the Arch case, take their investigation to a remote area of northern Quebec after an RCMP officer finds a woman wandering alone in the sub-tundra. It turns out the woman had vanished into the Arch and then re-appeared 2,000 miles away. Lindsay Donner and Matt Praeger rejoin the team to recover Hendricks from the Arch.moreless
    • Harlequin
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      Case File #828-456 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research investigates the unusual death of a large South American rodent called a capybara at the Windsor Animal Hospice.
    • The Undead/Stalker Moon
      The Undead/Stalker Moon
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      Case File #763139: "The Undead"

      In Hamilton, Ontario, a homeless man awakens during his autopsy and escapes.

      Case File #569135: "Stalker Moon"

      A phantom stalker comes after an actress in Vancouver, British Columbia.
    • The 13th Floor/The Believer
      The 13th Floor/The Believer
      Season 1 - Episode 17
      Case File #957176: "The 13th Floor"

      A possessed woman in Manhattan, New York, takes a terrible vengeance on her philandering husband.

      Case File #284145: "The Believer"

      In Cambridge, Massachusetts, a college professor's wife is kidnapped and the ransom demands are transmitted psychically.
    • GeoCore
      Season 4 - Episode 15
      Case File # unknown Oil drilling in an ancient tribal burial ground unleashes a demon killer.
    • John Doe
      Season 3 - Episode 20
      Case File #098-509 Peter Axon and Frank Elsinger run tests on an electromagnetic field (EMF) laser cannon in the lab at Tessler Industries to destroy a missile guidance system. After the experiment fails when the laser device overheats, a janitor resets the cannon and destroys the missile guidance system.
    • Anasazi Cave/Devil's Triangle
      Anasazi Cave/Devil's Triangle
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      Case File #288128: "Anasazi Cave"

      An Anasazi cave is discovered in Chaco Canyon, New Mexico, that may explain the disappearance of the tribe.

      Case File #199137: "Devil's Triangle"

      A lawyer and his client sail from Miami on a boat and arrived as planned five days later in Bermuda but the lawyer claims he was adrift for five weeks in the Bermuda Triangle and that his companion was lost there.moreless
    • Heartland
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      Case File #898777 When a forest area turns into a bone-dry wasteland virtually overnight, a government agriculture official turns to the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research for help.
    • All Hallows Eve
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      Case File #659-311 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research Case Manager Matt Praeger, Security Co-ordinator Ray Donahue, Chief Science Analyst Peter Axon and Senior Data Analyst Lindsay Donner visit the scene of a grisly, pre-Halloween murder of two college students who died after having their faces torn off.
    • The Night of the Setting Sun
      The Night of the Setting Sun
      Season 2 - Episode 16
      Case File #938-216 A dealer of rare animals breaks into an abandoned factory with an accomplice, who afterwards is pulled back into the complex by some unseen presence.
    • Valentine
      Season 3 - Episode 14
      Case File #443-987 Alone on Valentine's Day, Lindsay Donner visits a neighborhood after-hours club, where she catches the attention of the bartender. Despite the attraction Donner leaves and is called back to the vicinity the following morning when a body is found in the alley.
    • Solitary Confinement
      Season 3 - Episode 13
      Case File #226-051 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research senior data analyst Lindsay Donner and pathologist Claire Davison are called to the Newgate Correctional Facility after an inmate dies mysteriously while in solitary confinement.
    • Forbidden North/Reincarnation
      Forbidden North/Reincarnation
      Season 1 - Episode 14
      Case File #26014: "Forbidden North"

      At a road construction camp deep in the Fraser Valley, British Columbia, the OSIR investigates reports of sightings of a sasquatch in the woods.

      Case File #610115: "Reincarnation"

      A man undergoing past-life regression in Edmonton, Alberta, instead seems to be experiencing a parallel life with another man in Chicago, Illinois. During the course of their investigation, the OSIR discovers that the course of both mens' lives have changed.moreless
    • Palimpsest
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      Case File #600-001 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research investigates after the body of an elderly woman is found in the basement of a soon-to-be demolished apartment building.
    • Y2K
      Season 3 - Episode 18
      Case File #009-873 Two computer programmers trying to develop a solution to the Y2K problem enter a sealed lab and begin work. Later, they go into convulsions and, with blood pouring from their eyes and ears, fall to the ground dead. The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research team arrives at the lab to investigate.moreless
    • The Greenhouse Effect/The Buzz
      The Greenhouse Effect/The Buzz
      Season 1 - Episode 15
      Case File #984141: "The Greenhouse Effect"

      A family home in Beaconsfield, Quebec, is overrun by aggressive plants, and one family member is attacked by them.

      Case File #213127: "The Buzz"

      A mysterious buzzing noise seems to coincide with unexplained deaths in the town of Cranbrook, Montana.
    • Forever and a Day (2)
      Season 3 - Episode 22
      Case File #298-322

      Peter Axon is working on a secret project for the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research head Frank Elsinger that seems to have special and very personal significance for Elsinger, who assigns case manager Curtis Rollins to provide security for Axon as he finishes the project, which involves mapping out an anonymous individual's genetic code.moreless
    • The Observer Effect
      Season 3 - Episode 16
      Case File #222-989 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research investigates after a UFO is sighted in the woods near the private community of Poplar Glen.
    • The Edge
      The Edge
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      Case File #350-213 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research is called in to help locate a missing police officer.
    • The Underneath/Phantom Limb
      The Underneath/Phantom Limb
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      Case File #28120: "The Underneath"

      The OSIR must investigate reports of a deadly creature living in the sewers in Lyon, France, that has claimed the lives of three people.

      Case File #52113: "Phantom Limb"

      Strange events follow an accident that claimed a farmer's arm in Jardine County, Pennsylvania.moreless
    • Old Wounds
      Season 3 - Episode 15
      Case File #392-101 Tessler Industries, a video-game giant, is testing one of its new virtual-reality war games at the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research Central Lab. When a woman is knocked to the floor with a very real head wound, Elsinger calls for the O.S.I.R. team to investigate.
    • School of Thought
      Season 3 - Episode 17
      Case File #333-016 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research team investigates after an auto shop teacher at Royalton Custodial School is crushed against a wall by a car. The "accident" could be the work of a student with telekinetic ability.
    • 'Til Death Do Us Part
      Season 4 - Episode 11
      Case File # unknown A journalist's relationship with a Death Row inmate causes a rare haunting.
    • The Winding Cloth
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      Case File #340-872 Archaeologist and former lover of Lindsay Donner finds a 13th century burial shroud inside an ancient Druid coffin. At his request, Donner and the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research team join him in London to verify the authenticity of the "winding cloth" and identify the man buried in it.moreless
    • The Damned
      The Damned
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      Case File # 905-209 When the pool water mysteriously starts to churn and boil, a man drowns and sinks to the bottom. The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research starts to investigate.
    • The Fire Within/Fate
      The Fire Within/Fate
      Season 1 - Episode 20
      Case File #994124: "The Fire Within"

      Three men in Coleman, Montana, die of spontaneous combustion, and the OSIR discover some strange circumstances while investigating.

      Case File #232148: "Fate"

      A teen with psychic powers in Columbus, Ohio, struggles to understand events leading to his best friend's death.
    • The Haunting
      The Haunting
      Season 2 - Episode 15
      Case File #604-215 Hotel-owner Clifford Ashe calls in the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research to investigate the haunting of the Ashe Plaza Hotel.
    • Comings and Goings (3)
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      Case File #751718 Following a memorial service for Dr. Anton Hendricks the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research team members receive an anonymous phone call informing them that Hendricks is at a nearby hospital unconscious and on a ventilator.
    • The Kiss
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      Case File #145345 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research is called into action when the mutilated corpse of a police detective who gunned down an escaped convict is found in a dumpster.
    • Creeping Darkness/The Power
      Creeping Darkness/The Power
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      Case File #77110: "Creeping Darkness"

      A column of impenetrable darkness appears in a home in Jujuy Province, Argentina, and as it grows it threatens to engulf the town.

      Case File # 10106: "The Power"

      A woman living in Kelowna, British Columbia, has psychokinetic power that threatens the safety of her daughter as she comes under great stress.moreless
    • Map to the Stars
      Map to the Stars
      Season 2 - Episode 20
      Case File #420-202

      Case Manager Matt Praeger flies to Halifax to bail out Michael Kelly, who has been arrested for being drunk and disorderly, and while in Mike's apartment sees a profile of a man on Mike's computer. Circumstances that follow lead the OSIR to investigate a possible close encounter.moreless
    • Temple of Light
      Season 4 - Episode 8
      Case File # unknown A spiritual entity is blamed for an outbreak of murders at a Hollywood retreat.
    • Body and Soul
      Season 4 - Episode 7
      Case File # unknown The team's investigation of a woman's precognition of her own death leads to a shocking discovery.
    • Force Majeure
      Force Majeure
      Season 4 - Episode 21
      Case File # unknown Lindsay and Peter are under cover as a married couple to investigate aberrant behavior among community residents.
    • Death at Sunset/Collision
      Death at Sunset/Collision
      Season 1 - Episode 21
      Case File #693142: "Death at Sunset"

      Peter returns to his father's house on Bell Island, Newfoundland, with the rest of the team to investigate a mysterious illness that is claiming its victims at sunset.

      Case File #793144: "Collision"

      After a car accident in Truro, New York, the soul of the woman who died possesses the driver who killed her.moreless
    • Frozen in Time
      Frozen in Time
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      Case File #417-205 Deep in the interior of a national park, a strange epidemic strikes a Native American reserve, turning the residents into living statues.
    • Elevator
      Season 4 - Episode 20
      Case File # unknown During an investigation, Donner, Stone and Davison are trapped in an elevator.
    • Chango
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      Case File #500-208 A senior data analyst of the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research dies of an apparent heart attack at a Cuban-style neighborhood party. The rabbi who's conducting the funeral suddenly hears scratching sounds coming from coffin, opens the lid and finds out the man is alive.
    • Frozen Faith
      Frozen Faith
      Season 2 - Episode 19
      Case File #400218

      The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research investigates a suburban home in which the living room has become an icy chamber.
    • Pentimento
      Season 2 - Episode 18
      Case File #721-219 When a horrific murder takes place, the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research gets a call to come to a gallery where they find a body strung from the ceiling in the back room, his clothing shredded and his eyes ground into their sockets.
    • The Curse/Angel on a Plane
      The Curse/Angel on a Plane
      Season 1 - Episode 11
      Case File #631136: "The Curse"

      Mysterious deaths strike an archaeological camp in El Anfushi Bay, Alexandria (Egypt) where an Egyptian burial chamber has been unearthed.

      Case File #260122: "Angel on a Plane"

      A mysterious woman safely lands a plane hit by lightning over Plattsburg, New York.
    • The Tribunal
      Season 3 - Episode 19
      Case File #899-997 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research is transporting a young woman who's had an alien encounter, when their van is engulfed in a bright light from a UFO, temporarily blinding the investigator, and the woman disappears.
    • The Endangered
      The Endangered
      Season 2 - Episode 21
      Case File #104-723

      When a huge beast charges out of the woods and rips a man limb from limb, the local police call in the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research to identify the attacker.
    • Communion
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      Case File #245-208

      The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research investigates several UFO reports in the area of Montex Bioengineering, as well as the newfound ability of one of the research scientists to communicate with living cells.
    • Soul Survivor
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      Case File # unknown The O.S.I.R. investigates a plane crash and its survivors, who have been in a sort of limbo since their disappearance 10 years ago.
    • Absolution
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      Case File #569-977 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research case manager Matt Praeger is institutionalized after a case goes tragically wrong. Working undercover as an arms dealer in order to gain access to a teenager with ESP Praeger gets caught in the middle of a double cross and apparently fires the bullet that kills the youth.moreless
    • Dream House/UFO Encounter
      Dream House/UFO Encounter
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      Case File #34112: "Dream House"

      Blaine and Debbie McCallister summon the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research to investigate the cause of numerous strange occurrences at the site of their new home in Portland, Oregon, after their teenage daughter is hospitalized as a result of a suspected poltergeist encounter.

      Case File #52111: "UFO Encounter"

      The O.S.I.R. is called to a small town in Crescent County, Iowa, to investigate a double alien abduction of two boys and UFO sightings witnessed by many townspeople.moreless
    • Man of War
      Man of War
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      Case File #267-210 When a corporal investigates an onslaught of light and noise, disappearing with a scream of pain and horror, the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research starts to investigate.
    • Hell Week
      Hell Week
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      Case File # 416-209 The Dean at Braddock University brings the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research in to investigate an incident involving psychokinetic power.
    • The Labyrinth
      The Labyrinth
      Season 2 - Episode 17
      Case File #309-217 When a city worker is killed by a wave of light and sound, the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research is called in to investigate.
    • Kiss of the Tiger
      Kiss of the Tiger
      Season 2 - Episode 14
      Case File #936-214 Case Manager Matt Praeger brings in the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research team to help his old friend David Vancha save the life of his wife Zoe.
    • The Grey Men
      The Grey Men
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      Case File #669-207 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research is called to an abandoned industrial park to investigate a UFO sighting. Case Manager Matt Praeger hears a buzzing noise and disappears without a trace.
    • The Hunter/The Healer
      The Hunter/The Healer
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      Case File #702134: "The Hunter"

      The OSIR investigates cattle mutilations in Dexter County, Indiana, in which the evidence points to a werewolf as the prime suspect.

      Case File #969121: "The Healer"

      A teenager in Chickahoma, Tennessee is discovered to have remarkable healing powers.
    • Return
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      Case File #965-789 Dr. Anton Hendricks' wife has recently returned from a mysterious apportation device called the Arch, into which she vanished 12 years ago. Hendricks has become increasingly suspicious that she is not the Catherine he knew.
    • Chiaroscuro
      Season 4 - Episode 17
      Case File # unknown An angry spirit torments a group of artists in an old church.
    • Sacrifices
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      Case File # unknown The O.S.I.R. investigates satanic cult activity on a college campus.
    • Gone Fishing
      Season 4 - Episode 16
      Case File # unknown Peter's old friend lures him into the wilderness seeking retribution for past deeds.
    • Bad Dreams
      Bad Dreams
      Season 2 - Episode 13
      Case File #340-212 A woman, recovering in her hospital bed from knee surgery, suddenly cries out from a terrifying dream and bleeds spontaneously from deep wounds, the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research arrives to secure the building following the inexplicable occurrence.
    • Wish I May
      Wish I May
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      Case File #360-203 In swamp country, county doctor calls in the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research to help her find out why a teenager seems to be clinically dead but somehow alive.
    • Free Fall/The Presence
      Free Fall/The Presence
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      Case File #47129: "Free Fall"

      In Emerson, Manitoba, a novice skydiver's parachute fails to open, yet he floats to the ground as if gravity has no effect.

      Case File #92109: "The Presence"

      A child fears a destructive force has entered the family home in Seattle, Washington.
    • Threads
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      Case File #262201

      After two electricians at work on a building suddenly disappear, along with a huge part of the construction, and a third is found injured, the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research arrives to investigate.
    • Devolution
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      Case File #567-212 After a blinding light explodes in a hospital room, a blood-covered entity throws the guard out into the hall and the body of a sixty-year-old woman, sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of a police officer, disappears.
    • Stone Dream
      Season 4 - Episode 22
      Case File # unknown Mia Stone experiences precognitive dreams and hallucinations during an investigation.
    • The Warrior
      The Warrior
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      Case File #371-211 When a curator of a museum decapitated by an unknown assailant, the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research starts to investigate.
    • 883
      Season 4 - Episode 5
      Case File # unknown A doctor's mission to colonize a new world forces Matt to make a decision about his future.
    • Donor
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      Case File #263-202 In a small farming community, the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research investigates the strange mutilation and seemingly ritualistic slaughter of livestock animals.