The First Trailer For the New Goosebumps Show Brings Back Slappy

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Just in time for Halloween, a new show based on YA horror legend R.L. Stine’s world of spooky Goosebumps books is set to haunt Hulu and Disney+.

This isn’t entirely your Goosebumps from the 90's either, or maybe it sort of is as the new mystery connects a group of kids together who experience familiar horrors from the books thanks to their family history. While the trailer below is seemingly tonally different from the goopy green camp of the original Fox Kids show there’s a few touchstones like the Haunted Mask and Slappy that stand out as returning faves.

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The new 10-part series will drop five episodes as part of Hulu’s Huluween celebration and Disney+’s “Hallowstream” on October 13 with weekly releases to follow. Additionally, the series’ first two episodes will air on Freeform the same day, as part of its “31 Nights of Halloween” programming.

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