The BEST Episodes of Goosebumps

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 2, 2020

Network: YTV (CA)

This Canadian children series based on the popular series of books by RL Stine adapts some of the best tales in the spinechilling series to the screen.

Deep Trouble (2)

#1 - Deep Trouble (2)

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 16, 1998

Billy and his sister, Sheena, are visiting their uncle Dr. Deep on a tiny Caribbean island. It's the perfect place to go exploring underwater...and Billy's ready for an adventure. There's only one rule to remember: Stay away from the coral reefs. Still, the reefs are so beautiful. So peaceful. Billy can't resist. But he's not alone in the water. Something's lurking deep below the surface. Something dark and scaly. Something that's half-human, half-fish...

star 8.75
51 votes
Monster Blood (1)

#2 - Monster Blood (1)

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Nov 16, 1996

While staying with his weird great-aunt Kathryn, Evan visits a funky old toy store and buys a dusty can of monster blood. It's fun to play with at first. And Evan's dog, Trigger, likes it so much, he eats some! But then Evan notices something weird about the green, slimy stuff-it seems to be growing. And growing. And growing. And all that growing has given the monster blood a monstrous appetite...

star 8.52
48 votes
More Monster Blood (2)

#3 - More Monster Blood (2)

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Nov 16, 1996

Evan is flying to Atlanta to meet his parents, as the family is moving due to his father's job. On the plane, Evan meets three kids. But as each of them get to know Evan more, Evan tells them about the monster blood. And all the trouble it caused. However, none of them believe him. Though, that's going to change soon. Very soon. Because the monster blood has followed Evan. And now it's going to cause a very frightening flight...

star 8.48
54 votes
The Scarecrow Walks at Midnight

#4 - The Scarecrow Walks at Midnight

Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired Nov 9, 1996

Jodie loves visiting her grandparents' farm, listening to Grandpa Kurt's spooky stories and devouring Grandma Miriam's chocolate chip pancakes. But she and her brother Mark haven't been to the farm in a year, and it appears to have changed. The cornfields are sparse, their grandparents look terrible, and the single scarecrow has been replaced by 12 towering, dark, evil-looking ones that seem to have a life of their own.

star 8.47
47 votes
Directors: Randy Bradshaw
Writers: Scott Peters
Welcome to Camp Nightmare (2)

#5 - Welcome to Camp Nightmare (2)

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 24, 1995

The summer camp of Billy's dreams is turning out to be a total nightmare. The food stinks. The counselors are weird. And who or what is this vicious beast everyone calls ""Sabre""? Things are getting worse by the minute! So why doesn't Uncle Al, the camp director, seem worried? Does the mystery of the Forbidden Bunk have something to do with Billy's fellow campers disappearing one by one? Either way Billy has had it! He's determined to find out what is going on before it is too late.

star 8.37
100 votes
Writers: Jeffrey Cohen
How to Kill a Monster

#6 - How to Kill a Monster

Season 2 - Episode 24 - Aired Feb 1, 1997

Gretchen and her brother, Clark, hate staying at their weird grandparents' house. they live right in the middle of a dark, muddy swamp. And things just keep getting spookier as there's something really weird about Grandma and Grandpa's house. Something about that room upstairs. The one that's locked and has those strange noises coming from it...

star 8.24
67 votes
Directors: Ron Oliver
Writers: Ron Oliver
Return of the Mummy

#7 - Return of the Mummy

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 22, 1995

After last year's scary adventure, Gabe's a little nervous about being back in Egypt. Back near the ancient pyramids. Back where he saw all those creepy mummies. Then he learns about an Egyptian superstition. A secret chant that is supposed to bring mummies to life. Gabe's uncle says it's just a hoax. But now it sounds like something's moving in the mummy's tomb. No way a couple of dumb words can wake the dead. Can they?

star 8.12
89 votes
Directors: John Bell
Writers: Charles Lazer
The Werewolf of Fever Swamp (2)

#8 - The Werewolf of Fever Swamp (2)

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired May 17, 1996

When Grady's family moves out of the city and into a rickety old house in Fever Swamp, both he and his sister Emily find a lot to complain about: they have no friends, no neighbors and nothing to do. Then Grady meets the only other kid around, Will Blake, who tells him the legend of the swamp and about the werewolf responsible for the mysterious disappearances of many former residents. Although Grady is afraid the legend may be true, his parents and sister refuse to believe it...until the next full moon.

star 8.12
77 votes
The Haunted Mask (2)

#9 - The Haunted Mask (2)

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 27, 1995

Shy, quiet Carly Beth is an easy target for everyone's teasing and practical jokes. But this Halloween she's found a wonderfully spooky mask that has her tormentors scared and running. Carly Beth refuses to take her new mask off, even though it seems to cause strange things to happen to her and other people. One day the magic of the mask turns on Carly Beth. She's horrified to discover that she and the mask have become one.

star 8.08
146 votes
Writers: José Rivera
Attack of the Jack-O'-Lanterns

#10 - Attack of the Jack-O'-Lanterns

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 26, 1996

Nothing beats Halloween. And this year will be awesome. Much better than last year. Or the year Lee and Tabby played that joke. A nasty practical joke on Drew and her best friend, Walker. Yes, this year Drew and Walker have a plan. A plan for revenge. It involves two scary pumpkin heads. But something's gone wrong. Because the pumpkin heads are a little too scary. A little too real. With strange hissing voices. And flames shooting out of their faces...

star 8.08
64 votes
Go Eat Worms!

#11 - Go Eat Worms!

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 28, 1996

Obsessed with worms? That's putting it mildly. Todd is so fascinated with worms, he keeps a worm farm in his basement! Most of all, Todd loves torturing his sister and her best friend with worms. Dropping them in their hair. Down their backs. Until one day, after cutting a worm in half, Todd notices something strange. The rest of the worms seem to be staring at him! Suddenly worms start showing up in the worst places for Todd. In his bed. In his homework. Even in his spaghetti! What's a worm lover to do when his own worms are starting to gross him out?

star 7.95
64 votes
Chillogy (3): Escape From Karlsville

#12 - Chillogy (3): Escape From Karlsville

Season 3 - Episode 20 - Aired May 9, 1998

After Matthew narrowly escaped from Karlsville, Todd walked to Matthew's room, obsessed with winning some kind of contest. With him, he carried an envelope that said he was the grand prize winner. And that he should come to Karlsville to claim his prize. So, while wondering what Karlsville was, Todd was accidently sucked into the town himself, and the population sign went from ""100"" to ""101"". Todd was greeted by Karl, and the town. They celebrated, and Matthew and Jessica came into the town themselves. While they were looking for Todd, Todd himself was brought to claim his prize. However, Todd's prize is pretty scary. Scary enough to make him a citizen of Karlsville. Permanantly...

star 7.93
15 votes
Directors: William Fruet
Writers: Billy Brown, Dan Angel
The Haunted Mask II (1)

#13 - The Haunted Mask II (1)

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Oct 29, 1996

After last year's terrifying Halloween, Carly Beth buried her old haunted mask. Now this year her friend Steve wants to find a mask just as scary, but Carly Beth refuses to tell him where she bought hers. At the last minute though, Steve encounters a stranger wearing Carly Beth's old mask, a mysterious man who leads him to a boarded-up novelty shop. Steve elips in through the back door and steals a creepy mask he finds in the basement. What he doesn't realize is that Carly Beth's old mask is alive-and using both Steve and the shopkeeper to get her back!

star 7.91
34 votes
It Came from Beneath the Sink!

#14 - It Came from Beneath the Sink!

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 2, 1996

Kat and her brother, Daniel, are so lucky. They just moved to a new house with tons of rooms, two balconies, and a lawn the size of a football field! But all that good luck is about to run out. Because there's something really evil living in their new house. Something that's moving. Watching. Waiting. Something that comes from beneath the kitchen sink...

star 7.85
86 votes
Directors: David Winning
Writers: David Winning
Phantom of the Auditorium

#15 - Phantom of the Auditorium

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 1, 1995

Brooke's best friend, Zeke, has just gotten the lead role in the school play, The Phantom. Zeke's totally into it. He loves dressing up in the grotesque phantom costume. And scaring the other members of the cast. Brooke thinks Zeke is getting a little too into it. But then really scary things start happening. A message appears on a piece of scenery: ""Stay away from my home sweet home, Esmeralda!"" A stage light comes crashing down. Is someone trying to ruin the play? Or is there really a phantom living under the stage?

star 7.77
93 votes
Directors: John Bell
Writers: Bruce Edwards, R.L. Stine
The Haunted Mask (1)

#16 - The Haunted Mask (1)

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 27, 1995

Shy, quiet Carly Beth is an easy target for everyone's teasing and practical jokes. But this Halloween she's found a wonderfully spooky mask that has her tormentors scared and running. Carly Beth refuses to take her new mask off, even though it causes strange things to happen to her and other people. One day the magic of the mask turns on Carly Beth. She's horrified to discover that she and the mask have become one.

star 7.75
294 votes
Writers: José Rivera
Awesome Ants

#17 - Awesome Ants

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 7, 1998

Ben and Dave stopped at an ice cream shop. They ordered some very strange ice cream, as Dave says ""Life is too short for boring ice cream"". However, the ice cream was stranger than they thought as they found it covered with ants! People then began to scream as they found the whole shop infested with ants. Running out, Dave and Ben met a man from ""Nuke 'Em"" pest control, and Ben quickly left as Dave went inside with the exterminator. While inside, the exterminator started looking for the queen's next. He found the queen and squashed it, then gave Dave an idea for a science project. After ordering an ant home, Dave feeds them. Though, when Ben says they aren't getting enough food, they start feeding them hot dogs and more pellets than the ants are supposed to get. However, now the ants are growing larger and larger...

star 7.72
18 votes
Night of the Living Dummy II

#18 - Night of the Living Dummy II

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jan 12, 1996

It's the middle of Amy Kramer's most-hated night, Family Night, where every member of the family has to share something with the others. After a home-made video of the family's most embarrasing situations put together by Amy's mischievious little brother, Jed, it's Amy's turn to share. She decides to share a ventriloquist act with her ventriloquist dummy, Dennis. However, not even halfway through the routine, Dennis loses his head. Amy complains to her father, reminding him that he told her she'd get a new dummy. So Amy does. She gets Slappy. However, after Amy reads the card of magic gibberish in Slappy's coat pocket, she's just put her family and herself in jeopardy. Because Slappy's no normal dummy. He's one that can come to life...

star 7.71
97 votes
Writers: Rick Drew
The Haunted House Game

#19 - The Haunted House Game

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 8, 1997

Jonathan and Nadine were headed to a pep rally with their camera, when they passed the old abandoned mansion on the street. Standing outside the entrance gate is a strange little girl who tells them that her cat ran inside the door of the mansion. Jonathan is reluctant, but Nadine says that it will only take a second. So they both enter, but the cat is nowhere to be found. However, they do find a game. It's called ""The Mansion of Terror"". And it's got a strange effect on the players. Because now Jonathan and Nadine are trapped inside the game, and must win to get out...

star 7.69
36 votes
Directors: William Fruet
Writers: Scott Peters
Chillogy (2): Strike Three... You're Doomed

#20 - Chillogy (2): Strike Three... You're Doomed

Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired May 2, 1998

After Jessica's scary adventure in Karlsville, she and her brother throw it out on an agreement that she will give him fifty dollars for an anniversary present. However, Todd and Matthew find it when they are coming home from their friend's house one night. They carry it home, and the next day Matthew goes to his baseball game. Matthew finally gets a chance to play-and strikes out horribly. Sad, he sits in his room while the rest of his family watches a movie. Tossing his baseball up and down, the ball suddenly floats into Karlsville. Following it, Matthew is transported into the town just as Jessica was, only he's in a baseball game. And in Karlsville baseball games, it's not whether you win or lose. It's how you save your life...

star 7.67
15 votes
Directors: William Fruet
Writers: Billy Brown, Dan Angel
The Werewolf of Fever Swamp (1)

#21 - The Werewolf of Fever Swamp (1)

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired May 17, 1996

Grady's family has just moved out of the city. Into the swamp. Suffice to say, Grady and his sister, Emily, aren't exactly thrilled, especially when his sister finds a snake in the medicine chest. After making a few jokes about the snake looking like Emily's old boyfriend, his father orders him to set the snake free in the swamp. So Grady does. However, he gets a bit lost, and realizes he's gone in a bit too deep. He then runs into the local swamp hermit. The next day, Grady meets the only other kid around, Will Blake. When the go into the swamp, Will tells Grady about a strange fever that you can get from the swamp. He also tells Grady about the swamp hermit, and how the swamp hermit is a werewolf. Grady somehow believes it, but his family is skeptical. That night, hoping he does not catch the ""Fever Swamp"", Grady goes downstairs to lock the basement door, but he is attacked by an animal. Is it the werewolf?

star 7.62
64 votes
Directors: William Fruet
Writers: Neal Shusterman
Be Careful What You Wish For...

#22 - Be Careful What You Wish For...

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Aug 10, 1996

Samantha Byrd is a klutz. An accident waiting to happen. She's the laughingstock of the girls' basketball team. And tha mean, rotten Judith Bellwood is making her life miserable on and off the court. But everything's about to change. Sam's met someone who can grant her three wishes. For real. Too bad Sam wasn't careful what she wished for. Because her wishes are coming true. And they're turning her life into a living nightmare!

star 7.62
52 votes
A Night in Terror Tower (2)

#23 - A Night in Terror Tower (2)

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Feb 25, 1996

While visiting London, Sue and her brother, Eddie, are out on their own for the day while their parents attend a buisness conference. At first bored, they are delighted when their bus makes a stop at Terror Tower. But the fun turns to fright when the kids see the wax statues in the Tower's torture chamber moving as if they are real... and ghostly images start calling out warnings to them. Suddenly, Sue and Eddie are running for their lives as they travel back in time to the Middle Ages to escape the dark fate of Terror Tower.

star 7.60
60 votes
Bride of the Living Dummy

#24 - Bride of the Living Dummy

Season 3 - Episode 17 - Aired Feb 14, 1998

Katie, Harrison, Jillian, and Katie's annoying doll Mary-Ellen were seeing a show put on by the famous ventriloquist Jimmie O' James, who was using his dummy, Slappy. However, as most would know, Slappy is no normal dummy. He's alive. And, while at the show, it would seem that he fell in love with Katie's doll. When Jillian searched for her sister after she forgot Mary-Ellen, she met Jimmie O' James, and Jimmie gave her an autographed photo and she gave her address. However, Jimmie used the address to send Slappy to Jillian. And now strange things are happening around the house. Scary things. Evil things. And Jillian and Katie get the hint when Slappy steals their Mom's wedding ring...

star 7.60
25 votes
How I Got My Shrunken Head (2)

#25 - How I Got My Shrunken Head (2)

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 14, 1998

What has two eyes, a mouth, and wrinkly green skin? Mark's shrunken head. It's a present from his Aunt Benna. A gift from the jungle island of Baladora. Mark can't wait to show the kids at school his shrunken head. It's so ugly. So gross. So awesome. But late on night the head starts to glow. Because it's no ordinary head. It gives Mark a strange power. A magical power. A dangerous power...

star 7.59
29 votes
Writers: Ron Oliver