The Arcane States is the show where we explore the strange stories and chilling mysteries from each of the fifty U.S. states.
Each episode will revolve around a different U.S. state, and highlight a frightening tale or encounter that took place there. Topics will include ghosts, unexplained events, historical figures, cryptids, UFO's, and all things horror!
New episodes premiere every other Tuesday at 11pm EST.
Connecticut - Dudleytown
Tonight’s episode brings us to northwestern Connecticut, where we examine a long-abandoned location, left to decay after nearly one-hundred-fifty years of uncertainty. This town, run by a prominent English family, would be the site of countless bizarre events, leading some to believe that a curse was responsible.
Colorado - Alfred Packer, The Colorado Cannibal
Tonight’s episode brings us to the mountains of Colorado, where we examine the allegedly savage actions of a man desperate to survive. What began as a trek through the valley in search of wealth led to a famous court case that remains the only instance of a criminal conviction for cannibalism in US history.
California - The Winchester Mystery House
Tonight’s episode brings us to west-central California, where we examine the story of a widow’s family misfortune, caused by what she believed was a family curse. Her method of avoiding this spiritual burden was to build a massive maze-like home that would remain under constant construction and remodeling and take refuge there for most of her life.
Arkansas - Jarrell Bettis, The Dogboy of Quitman
Tonight’s episode brings us to north-central Arkansas, where we examine the legend of a young boy who would become the true embodiment of malice, and a danger to everyone around him, including his parents. As a young man, his actions would become even more violent and apathetic, and would cement his legacy into local history, even in death.
Arizona - The Abduction of Travis Walton
Tonight’s episode brings us to eastern Arizona, where we examine the UFO encounter that intrigued locals, puzzled authorities, and forever changed the lives of those who witnessed it. What began as a normal day for a group of loggers resulted in one of the most famous cases of alien abduction ever recorded.
Alaska - The Alaska Triangle
Tonight’s episode brings us to Alaska, where we examine some of the bizarre happenings and local legends revolving around the state’s most treacherous natural setting. This vast area of land stretching across the state has become the location of mysterious encounters and disappearances over the last few decades, gaining national attention and leading some to believe these events are of paranormal nature.
Only the first episode is out so far— the story of the vengeful Jenny Brooks. The tale is fascinating and delivered well in this podcast. I can’t wait to hear more!