Reign of Terror 2013 Review

After years of praising its atmospheric terrors, Hollywood Gothique is running out of words to extol the virtues of the Reign of Terror Haunted House. You really need to drive out to Thousand Oaks to savor its supernatural chills for yourself. For those late to the party, here’s the nickle version: the sets are beautiful and convincing; the scares are frequent and intense; and the lengthy walk-through features several distinct sections, each with its own theme and tone – as if you were traversing half a dozen haunts crammed into one.

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Reign of Terror 2012

The Reign of Terror Haunted House – the most convincing and atmospheric of the many Halloween attractions in and around Los Angeles – returns for its 13th anniversary this October. For 2012, the elaborately decorated walk-through includes four distinct sections: the traditional Haunted House; Insane Asylum; Blood Manor; and new for 2012, Miner’s Revenge. Location: Janss Marketplace, above Gold’s Gym 197 North Moorpark Road Thousand Oaks, California. Dates: October 5-6, 12-13, 19-21, 26-28, 30-31

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Reign of Terror 2011 Review

Dates: October 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-31
Reign of Terror continues to house new terrors within its ever expanding walls. The growth from last Halloween to now may not be dramatic, but it is vividly clear to even the most casual haunt-goer. There are more scares than ever before, many of them quite startling.

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Reign of Terror 2010: Review

Dates: October 15-16, 22-24, 28-31
Location: Janss Marketplace, 215 North Moorpark Road in Thousand Oaks
In the past, we ranked Reign of Terror among our “Must-See Halloween Haunts for 2009,” but we never quite pinpointed exactly where it ranked in that exalted upper echelon of delightfully horrible Halloween entertainment. Well, the fence-sitting finally ends here. For 2010, we feel confident in declaring that Reign of Terror is the best walk-through attraction we have encountered this Halloween.

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